Written by IQWrestler
Sunday, May 19th, 2013
Catch Wrestling Rules 67 Kg Bout 5×2: Naoya Uematsu vs Takahashi Hasegawa
Takahashi shoots in but Naoya unds up on top before an escape by Takahshi. Naoya takes the back from standing! drags Takahashi down, scramble, Naoya gets mount. nice transtions by both men. Naoya always coming out on top. Takahasi escapes but slamed down. bell rings.
Both gents joking for position. Flying Armbar fails for Taka and Naoya on top in mount again. Near hammerlock and straight armbar by Naoya. Naoya gets the armbar! fast tap.
Winner: Naoya Uematsu
Featherweight Bout 5×2 - Masakazu Takafuji vs Shunpei Ota
Both men firing kicks but Ota drops and gets an easy td. Ota moves to half guard, fishing for a choke but no dice. Takafuji trinf to get up but Ota takes his back! DEEP neck crank but Takafuji defends well. Takafuji escapes! big knee to Ota’s gut. bell rings.
Takafuji very alert to Ota’s wrestling now. stuffing everything but Ota gets a lovely single leg. Takafuji trying to hold in full guard but Ota passes, opening up an escape by Takafuji, big knees and punches, Ota is tired! Takafuji landing well. ding ding…how will the judges see it.
Ota takes it!
Winner: Shunpei Ota
Super flyweight Bout 5×2 – Yuki Yasunaga vs Yasutaka Koga
Both men swinging hard, Yuki is laid out with a hook!! he looks dead…wow
Winner: Yasutaka Koga
Yuki is still out…he’s being stretchered out…
Middleweight Bout 5×2 – Nobumasa Anzai vs Yuji Hisamatsu
Anzai shoots, gets it no problem. Yuji working butterfly guard but eating good shots. Anzai mauling Yuji, Yuji back up under the ropes, ref restart. smart move there. Anzai is putting on a gnp clinic here, Yuji escapes but taken right back down. bell rings.
Anzai goes right for the td, Yuji has no answer. more gnp by Anai but Yuji holding him close. Anzai moves to side control, Yuji under the ropes again. Ref Wada yellow cards Yuji. This is about as one-sided as it gets. Anzai breifly gets mount, more gnp. time runs out.
Winner: Nobumasa Anzai
Down to the business end of the card now.
Athena Rules Light-flyweight Bout 5×3 – Emi Fujino vs Amber Brown
Emi tries to tie up but eats hard knees coming in. Emi working hard on the bodylock td, gets it, working a triangle. Amber escapes, back up. Amber with the bodylock now. ref breaks em. few nice punches by Emi. clinch and trip by Emi into half guard. good gnp by Emi. Amber escapes but eats a flurry. ding!
Emi drops for a guillotine…doesn’t really have it but she’s really trying. Aber mounts! good punches but Emi sweeps! Amber has full guard, fishing for an armbar! almost but Emi pops out and takes the back. working a tight neck crank, AMBER TAPS! wow, great round.
Winner: Emi Fujino
Bantamweight Bout 5×3 – Shunichi Shimizu vs Yuki Baba
Baba firing off probing jabs. Shimizu moving very well but no action here. Baba with a td, Shimizu recovers half, looking to sweep. Baba just backs away. both guys working the kicks but nothing solid. oh punch staggers Baba, Shimizu follows, Baba just holding. ding.
R2- Baba just clips Shimizu with a hook, Shimizu shoots, Baba stuffs it. stuffs another. both guys get yellow carded for dancing too much. Baba finding his jab now. another yellow card! they need to step it up. Baba lands hard twice. liver kick by Shimizu, flying knee and a td by Shimizu. ding.
Baba needs a finish to win. Shimizu drags him down, takes the back and locks up an armbar! Baba taps.
Winner: Shunichi Shimizu
Bantamweight Bout 5×3 – Motonobu Tezuka vs Taichi Nakajima
Missed the start of this one but pick up action with both guys rolling for wild subs, including a head scissor choke before the bell.
Big slam by Tezuka, into half guard. both guys working hard to advance Tezuka landing good gnp. passes to side control, then mount. Taichi bucks, armbar swapped to a triangle. big scrambles to end R2.
Tezuka gets a quick td and is all over Taichi, side choke attempt, takes the back. Tezuka riding well. Taichi escapes and gets on top, big punches! going for an armbar but the bell rings.
Winner: Motonobu Tezuka
Pancrase Athena Bantamweight Rules Bout 5×3 – Rin Nakai vs Brenda Gonzale
Tentative opening seconds. Rin dancing around, Brenda stalking but nothing happening at all. Ref busting out yellow cards, justly so. Brenda throwing more, Rin finding a good jab. Rin td, Brenda back up, Rin gets behind her, powers her down with a suplex, locks in a Sleeper and Brenda taps. wow!
Winner: Rin Nakai
Brenda seems to have hurt her elbow. on the suplex maybe.
Main Event: Welterweight King of Pancraes Title Bout 5×3 – Takenori Sato vs Shingo Suzuki
Ok the big one up now. Sato fires first with a kick that’s blocked. Shingo sprawls on 2 td’s. Sato times the next and gets it. Shingo rolling but Sato holds on and takes the back. Shingo escapes to his feet sprawls again and rocks Sato hard! Shingo td to mount Sato escapes, headlock hip toss by Sato. round ends.
Wild td and both men tumble out of the ring! both seem hurt but Sato back in the ring first. Shingo seems to be banged up. Sato says he’s ok. They might call it off. Nope! they will continue! Sato eats a huge knee! wow he shakes it off. Sato with a headlock standing…wild fight! Sato tags Shingo, Shingo tags him back. sato gets a td off a kick, Shingo armbar, Sato escapes, Sato armbar, Shingo escapes, bell rings.
Shingo gets a td, Sato back up fast. Sato boxing Shingo up, td by Singo, Sato up, slams Shingo, locks in a top wrist lock, Shingo taps!! holy crap!!
Winner: Takenori Sato