This disk features the rest of the title match between Tenryu and Hara vs. Abdullah the Butcher and TNT! Also, The Great Kabuki teams with the rookie Taue, and we get a title match between Jumbo Tsuruta and Abdullah the Butcher! Here is the full match list:
Aired Dates: January 16th and January 23rd, 1988
- PWF World Tag Team Championship: Tenryu and Ashura Hara vs. Abdullah the Butcher and TNT
- Genichiro Tenryu and Ashura Hara vs. Hiroshi Wajima and Takashi Ishikawa
- NWA International Heavyweight Championship: Jumbo Tsuruta vs. Abdullah the Butcher
- Great Kabuki and Akira Taue vs. TNT and Pete Roberts
- Genichiro Tenryu and Toshiaki Kawada vs. Yoshiaki Yatsu and Tiger Mask
- Abdullah the Butcher and Buddy Landel vs. Jumbo Tsuruta and Hiroshi Wajima
(c) Genichiro Tenryu and Ashura Hara vs. Abdullah the Butcher and TNT
This match is for the PWF World Tag Team Championship and is continued from the end of Disk 1.We get a small clip (we couldn't have missed too much) and while Hara and Abdullah are still in the ring, now Abdullah is bleeding. Hara tags in Tenryu, Stomps to the head by Tenryu and he punches Abdullah where his cut is. Abdullah comes back with a throat thrust but Tenryu tags in Hara, Irish whip by Hara and he kicks Abdullah in the head. Abdullah comes back with a few throat thrusts and makes the tag to TNT. Double headbutt to Hara, Irish whip by TNT and he nails a super kick. TNT picks up Hara, Irish whip again, but this time Hara delivers a lariat and makes the tag to TNT. Tenryu goes up to the top turnbuckle and they hit a spike piledriver onto TNT. Powerbomb by Tenryu, cover, but Abdullah breaks it up. Hara runs in and helps Tenryu push Abdullah out of the ring, Tenryu goes back to TNT and hits another powerbomb. Cover, and he picks up the three count! Your winners and still champions: Genichiro Tenryu and Ashura Hara
Match Thoughts: A very entertaining match. Abdullah was still at the top of his game and led TNT (Savio Vega) very well. Tenryu and Hara of course are a great tag team, and they both have good chemistry with Abdullah. TNT and Hara tried to isolate TNT which didn't really work until the end, when they finally got rid of Abdullah and easily defeated TNT with a few devastating moves (the powerbomb was huge in the late 80s). Abdullah was actually hustling around a bit, which helped put over the fact it was a title match and he was trying his best to win (he also, shockingly, didn't try to get DQed). They kept the pace up nicely with frequent tag outs between both teams, and I can't find any serious flaws. The end came very suddenly, which was surprising, but it helped show that Abdullah was the one keeping the team ahead, and after he was out of the picture then they had no trouble finishing off TNT. Very enjoyable. Score: 8.0
Genichiro Tenryu and Ashura Hara vs. Hiroshi Wajima and Takashi Ishikawa
JIP, as Wajima has an armbar on Tenryu. Wristlock by Wajima and he goes back to the arm, but Tenryu manages to tag in Hara. Irish whip by Hara and he delivers a lariat. Knee drop by Hara, cover, but it gets a two count. Hara applies a front facelock to Wajima and hits a series of headbutts. Hara gains control and applies a reverse chinlock, Irish whip by Hara and he slaps on the sleeperhold. Irish whip by Hara and he applies a side headlock, but Wajima gets out of it with a backdrop suplex. Wajima picks up Hara, Irish whip, and Wajima slams Hara to the mat. Wajima goes for the crab hold but Hara is too close to the ropes and gets out of it. Tie-up, and Hara tags in Tenryu. Tenryu kicks Wajima in the leg to knock him off his feet and continues kicking it until Wajima rolls out to the floor. Hara kicks Wajima a few times and rolls him back into the ring, where Tenryu continues kicking Wajima in the leg. Single leg crab hold by Tenryu, but Ishikawa breaks it up. Hara is tagged in and he applies a single leg crab hold of his own, but Wajima gets a hand on the ropes. Kicks by Hara and he applies a knee lock before letting it go to kick Wajima some more. Hara tags in Tenryu, and Tenryu hits a lariat onto Wajima. Cover, but it gets a two count. Tenryu goes back to the leg and applies the figure four leglock. Wajima rolls it over to reverse the pressure, but Tenryu rolls it back. They end up rolling into the ropes, Tenryu releases the hold and goes for a suplex, but Wajima reverses it into his own vertical suplex. This gives him time to tag in Ishikawa, stomps by Ishikawa and he applies the scorpion deathlock. Hara runs in the ring but Ishikawa sees him coming and knocks Hara out of the ring. Ishikawa picks up Tenryu, Irish whip to the corner but Tenryu knees Ishikawa when he charges in. Tenryu throws Ishikawa out of the ring where Hara grabs him and throws him into the guard rail. Hara picks up Ishikawa and rolls him back into the ring before joining him and kicks Ishikawa in the back. Hara picks up Ishikawa, Irish whip, and he hits a backdrop suplex. Hara stomps Ishikawa in the back and makes the tag to Tenryu.
Vertical suplex by Tenryu onto Ishikawa, cover, but it only gets a two count. Tenryu picks up Ishikawa, scoop slam, and he tags in Hara. Hara kicks Ishikawa and applies a single leg crab hold before Wajima breaks it up. Hara tags in Tenryu, club to the back by Tenryu and he kicks Ishikawa in the back. Tenryu goes for a powerbomb but Ishikawa reverses it with a back bodydrop. Tenryu quickly tags in Hara, who kicks Ishikawa in the back as he tries to make the tag. Hara picks up Ishikawa, Irish whip to the corner and he delivers a lariat. Hara tags Tenryu back in, Irish whip by Tenryu to the corner, and Hara hits another lariat. Club to the back by Tenryu, Irish whip, but Ishikawa kicks him in the head and tags in Wajima. Wajima slaps Tenryu back into the corner, Tenryu tags in Hara, Irish whip by Wajima on Hara and he hits a shoulder block. Irish whip by Wajima and he nails a lariat. Wajima picks up Hara, Irish whip, and he his Wajima Special (its not very special). Cover, but it gets a two count. Wajima picks up Hara but Hara pushes him back and tags in Tenryu. Irish whip by Tenryu, and both he and Hara hit a lariat on Wajima (one from the front and one from behind). Cover by Tenryu but it gets a two count. Tenryu picks up Wajima and chops him against the ropes before tagging in Hara. Lariat by Hara, he picks up Wajima and hits a backdrop suplex. Cover, but Wajima kicks out at two. Hara tags in Tenryu, Irish whip by Tenryu and he kicks Wajima in the face. Tenryu picks up Wajima, Irish whip, but Tenryu blocks the lariat and hits a side Russian leg sweep. Wajima tags in Ishikawa and both he and Tenryu lariat each other. Wajima runs in and hits a backdrop suplex onto Tenryu, then Ishikawa comes off the top turnbuckle with a cross body for a two count. Ishikawa kicks Tenryu in the leg, roll-up, but he only gets a two count. Ishikawa picks up Tenryu and goes for a powerbomb, but Hara runs in and headbutts him. Tenryu tags in Hara but Ishikawa slaps on a small package for a two count. Ishikawa picks up Hara, Irish whip, and Ishikawa nails a lariat. Cover, but Tenryu breaks it up. Ishikawa and Hara slowly get up, and Ishikawa hits a vertical suplex. Ishikawa picks up Hara, Irish whip, reversed, and Hara hits a lariat. Hara picks up Ishikawa and delivers a powerbomb, cover, and he picks up the three count! Your winners: Genichiro Tenryu and Ashura Hara
Match Thoughts: Solid match. For as worthless as Wajima is, Hara is awesome. I have decided already that Hara is the forgotten awesome wrestler of the 80s. He is built like a house and enjoys lariating people for no reason. Kicks to the back seems like a lame time wasting move, but Hara makes it look like he actually does hate his opponent and wants to to rupture his spleen. Another quick ending, but at least there was a definitive ending, so I won't complain too loudly. Wajima dragged things down a bit but overall it was fine. Score: 5.5
(c) Jumbo Tsuruta vs. Abdullah the Butcher
This match is for the NWA International Heavyweight Championship. Tie-up to start, Abdullah pushes Jumbo against the ropes and gets him into the corner. Jumbo manages to switch positions with him but Abdullah pushes him back when Jumbo goes to give a clean break. Tie-up again, sleeper by Jumbo but Abdullah elbows out of it and TNT retreats to the corner. Tie-up, and Abdullah punches Jumbo in the ribs. Tie-up once again, Jumbo goes for an ill-advised abdominal stretch but Abdullah throws him to the mat. Abdullah pushes Jumbo to the mat and twists on his hand before kicking Jumbo in the arm. Headbutts to the arm by Abdullah and he throws Jumbo out of the ring. Abdullah surprisingly doesn't go out after him and waits for Jumbo to return, tie-up, and Jumbo applies a wristlock. Elbow to the arm by Jumbo and he elbows Abdullah in the ribs. Abdullah punches him back and headbutts Jumbo out of the ring. This time Abdullah follows him and he elbows Jumbo in the head. Abdullah grabs... looks like a spike (he is hiding it from the referee and therefore from us as well) and jabs Jumbo in the head with it, causing Jumbo to bleed. Abdullah and Jumbo get back in the ring and Abdullah continues punches Jumbo. Jumbo tries to fight back but Abdullah blocks his punch and knocks him back down to the mat. Throat chop by Abdullah and he nails an elbow drop, cover, but it gets a two count. Abdullah waits for Jumbo to get up but Jumbo chops him in the chest. Kick to the stomach by Abdullah and Jumbo falls out of the ring again. Abdullah follows him and slams Jumbo into the ring post. Abdullah rams Jumbo's head repeatedly in the ring post before getting back in the ring and ramming him into the post again. Abdullah sticks his fingers into Jumbo's wounds until the referee finally gets him back. Jumbo tries to get back into the ring but Abdullah knocks him to the floor again and hits him repeatedly in the head with a microphone. Abdullah chokes Jumbo with the microphone cord before the referee finally gets back up. Jumbo struggles to get back into the ring but finally does so, Irish whip by Abdullah but Jumbo hits a jumping knee. Abdullah doesn't go down so Jumbo hits a second one, finally sending Abdullah to the mat. Kicks to the back of the head by Jumbo and he hits Abdullah while he is down near the ropes. The referee tries to get Jumbo back but Jumbo is enraged and pays him no mind. The now bleeding Abdullah gets back up, Irish whip by Abdullah but the two collide with little result. Abdullah charges Jumbo in the corner but Jumbo moves out of the way. Backdrop suplex by Jumbo (hit very well I might add), cover, but Abdullah kicks out at two. Jumbo goes for the figure four but Abdullah kicks him off. He goes for it again but instead he applies a bow and arrow. Stomps to the leg and head by Jumbo but Abdullah slowly gets to his knees. Stomp to the head by Jumbo but Abdullah hits him a throat thrust. Headbutt by Abdullah but Jumbo hits a monkey flip. Elbow drop by Jumbo, cover, but it gets a two count. Jumbo goes off the ropes but Abdullah catches him and falls backwards, sending Jumbo into the ropes. Jumbo falls out of the ring and Abdullah joins him. They battle at ringside, Jumbo keeps trying to get back in the ring but Abdullah grabs him and they struggle on the apron. Jumbo can't get back in before the 10 count and they are counted out. Still Champion: Jumbo Tsuruta
Post match: Jumbo and Abdullah battle into the crowd, as they literally run for their lives when they see Abdullah coming. Jumbo gets back in the ring but Abdullah chucks chairs at him. As Jumbo goes to leave, Abdullah waits for him and they fight into the crowd again.
Match Thoughts: This match illustrated three things: 1. Why Abdullah was so much fun, 2. why he never won many titles in relation to how many title challenges he had, and 3. why so many different territories used him. He was big and intimidating, but he didn't care about winning titles and it didn't seem like a cop out as that was just his style. He liked using weapons, and unfortunately in title matches you can't do that. Abdullah was all about the carnage, and he caused plenty here. Jumbo had enough by the end and finally got the upper hand before Abdullah intentionally got them both counted out. Abdullah really needs someone that can do a convincing comeback with the crowd behind them, and Jumbo was perfect as he had enough matches against monster gaijin (Abdullah and Brody in particular) that he knew what to do to get the crowd into it. Fun match, and it went just the right amount of time as while Abdullah is fun his moveset is limited enough that he shouldn't be in matches over 20 minutes. Score: 7.0
Great Kabuki and Akira Taue vs. TNT and Pete Roberts
Kabuki and Roberts start things off. Tie-up, Kabuki gets Roberts into the ropes but he gives a clean break. Tie-up, wristlock by Kabuki, Roberts tries to flip out of it but Kabuki keeps it locked in. Kabuki tags in Taue, armdrag by Taue and he keeps a hold applied on Roberts. Roberts struggles back to his feet and gets Taue to the mat. Taue struggles back up and pushes Roberts into the corner, allowing him to tag in Kabuki. Wristlock by Kabuki, reversed by Roberts but Kabuki reverses it back. Roberts tags in TNT, armdrag by Kabuki onto TNT, tie-up, and Kabuki hits another armdrag. Standing armbar by Kabuki, TNT Irish whips out of it but Kabuki hits another armdrag followed by a super kick. TNT falls out of the ring but returns after a moment. Tie-up, Irish whip by TNT, Kabuki ducks the first super kick but the second one hits him. Cover by TNT but it gets a two count. TNT grabs Kabuki and slams him into Roberts's knee before tagging in Roberts. Irish whip by Roberts and he hits a back elbow onto Kabuki. Cover, but it gets a two count. Wristlock by Roberts, Irish whip, and he knees Kabuki in the stomach. Roberts tags in TNT and he chops Kabuki in the arm. Kicks to the back by TNT and he elbows Kabuki in the arm. Cover by TNT but it gets a two count. Back up, hammerlock slam by TNT and he hits a chop to the chest. Cover, but it gets two. TNT tags in Roberts, and Roberts elbows Kabuki in the arm. Roberts applies a hammerlock, back up, Irish whip by Roberts and he applies a wristlock on the mat. Knee to the head by Roberts, Irish whip by Roberts and he tags in TNT. Kick to the back of the head by TNT, cover, but it gets a two count. Irish whip by TNT and he kicks Kabuki in the head. Irish whip again by TNT but this time Kabuki kicks TNT when he goes for a back bodydrop and makes the tag to Taue. Irish whip by Taue and he delivers a back elbow. TNT fights him off and the two trade blows, Irish whip by TNT, reversed, and Taue hits a hiptoss. Dropkick by Taue, Irish whip, and he hits the Japanese Drop. Cover, but Roberts breaks it up. Roberts chops Taue back and Taue tags in Kabuki. TNT attacks Kabuki as he comes in, Irish whip by TNT but Kabuki catches his super kick attempt and hits a leg sweep. Backdrop suplex by Kabuki and he picks up the three count! Your winners: Great Kabuki and Akira Taue
Match Thoughts: Not great, but since it had two rookies and a random gaijin I wasn't expecting much. The offense was pretty slow and plodding, and the only "hot" part of the match (when Taue was tagged in at the end) was quickly cut off before they went to the finishing sequence. I hope Roberts isn't on the next tour, he isn't bad but he is very bland and doesn't seem to bring much to the table. Pretty boring, really. Score: 3.5
Genichiro Tenryu and Toshiaki Kawada vs. Yoshiaki Yatsu and Tiger Mask
Tiger Mask and Kawada start things off. Tie-up, Irish whip by Tiger Mask but Kawada shoulderblocks him down. Scoop slam by Kawada but Tiger Mask applies a headscissors and both men are back up. Armdrag by Tiger Mask, Kawada struggles back to his feet, Tiger Mask reverts it to a wristlock, Kawada Irish whips out of it but Tiger Mask shoulderblocks him down. Tiger Mask goes off the ropes but Kawada hits a lariat and tags in Tenryu. Lariat by Tenryu on Tiger Mask, he tries to pick him up but Tiger Mask quickly tags in Yatsu. Tie-up, Yatsu gets Tenryu into the ropes and gives him a hard slap. The referee checks on Tenryu, and Tenryu tags in Kawada. Tenryu sold that slap like death. Kawada pushes Yatsu into the ropes but Yatsu gives him a slap as well. Tie-up, knee by Kawada but Yatsu hits a backdrop suplex. Stomps by Yatsu, he picks up Kawada and applies a reverse chinlock. Yatsu tags in Tiger Mask, and Tiger Mask hits a back elbow onto Kawada. Tiger Mask applies a reverse chinlock to Kawada followed by a single arm takedown, cover, but it gets a two count. Tiger Mask applies another reverse chinlock to Kawada, he picks him up and throws him into the corner. Tiger Mask tags in Yatsu, who comes in the ring with a double ax handle. Irish whip by Yatsu and he hits a backdrop suplex. Side slam by Yatsu, cover, but Tenryu breaks it up. Yatsu and Tenryu stare each other down as Tenryu leaves the ring, Yatsu picks up Kawada, Irish whip, and he knees him in the stomach. Yatsu tags in Tiger Mask, Irish whip by Tiger Mask and he kicks Kawada in the head. Kicks to the chest by Tiger Mask but Kawada hits a back leg sweep. Kawada goes up to the top turnbuckle and hits a missile dropkick, cover, but Yatsu breaks it up. Kawada picks up Tiger Mask but Tiger Mask trips him and tags in Yatsu. Elbow drop by Yatsu, he picks up Kawada, Irish whip, reversed, and Kawada connects with a heel kick. This gives him time to tag in Tenryu, Irish whip by Tenryu and he hits a lariat. Cover, but it gets a two count. Tenryu hits a swinging neckbreaker on Yatsu and drops a knee, cover, but it gets a two count. Chops by Tenryu but Yatsu chops him back. Tenryu tags in Kawada, Irish whip by Kawada and he hits a cartwheel back elbow for a two count cover. Yatsu manages to tag in Tiger Mask, Irish whip by Tiger Mask and he hits a lariat. Cover, but it only gets a two. Tiger Mask applies a single leg crab hold but Kawada gets a hand on the bottom rope. Kick to the leg by Tiger Mask and he tags in Yatsu. Yatsu goes off the ropes and drops an elbow onto Kawada's leg before stomping on it. Spinning toe hold by Yatsu but Tenryu breaks it up. Yatsu continues kicking Kawada in the leg and tags in Tiger Mask.
Tiger Mask applies the figure four to Kawada, but Kawada rolls to the ropes and gets the break. Tiger Mask kicks Kawada in the leg and tags in Yatsu. Belly to belly suplex by Yatsu and he applies a leg submission to Kawada. Kawada gets out of it and tries to tag in Tenryu, but Yatsu pulls him back and tags in Tiger Mask. Tiger Mask comes in the ring with a missile dropkick, cover, but Tenryu breaks it up. Tiger Mask picks up Kawada and stomps him in the leg. Tiger Mask tags in Yatsu, Yatsu stomps down Kawada in the corner, Irish whip, but Kawada hits a rebound crossbody for a two count. Kawada still can't tag in Tenryu, as Yatsu grabs him and applies a leg submission. Stomps by Yatsu, he picks up Kawada, Irish whip, and Kawada hits a sunset flip for a two count. Yatsu picks up Kawada and tags in Tiger Mask, scoop slam by Tiger Mask and he hits a senton. Cover, but it only gets a two count. Tiger Mask picks up Tenryu and goes for a tombstone, but Kawada reverses it and hits a tombstone of his own for a two count. Kawada picks up Tiger Mask and goes for a backdrop suplex, but Tiger Mask lands on his feet. Back kick by Tiger Mask, Irish whip, and he delivers a dropkick. Tiger Mask picks up Kawada, scoop slam, he goes up to the top turnbuckle and hits a tiger body press. Cover, but Tenryu breaks it up. Tiger Mask picks up Kawada again, Irish whip, but Kawada avoids the body press and Kawada hits a back kick. Kawada finally tags in Tenryu who hits Tiger Mask with a lariat and an enzigieri. Cover, but Yatsu breaks it up. Scoop slam by Tenryu, he goes to the second turnbuckle and hits a back elbow drop. Cover, but again Yatsu breaks it up. This time Yatsu and Tenryu start slugging it out, but the referee gets Yatsu back. Kicks by Tiger Mask onto Tenryu and he dropkicks Tenryu out of the ring to the floor. Tiger Mask gets on the top turnbuckle and then down to the apron before sailing out onto Tenryu with a plancha, sending them both over the guard rail. Lariat by Tenryu onto Tiger Mask on the floor and he throws Tiger Mask onto a table. Tenryu then stands on the table with Tiger Mask and hits a weak powerbomb. Yatsu comes over and attacks Tenryu, leading to Kawada coming up from behind with a chair and hitting Yatsu with it. Yatsu gets back in the ring but now Tenryu gets a chair and he hits Yatsu repeatedly with it. Naturally by now the referee has called for the bell as Tenryu hits Yatsu with the chair one more time before leaving the ring. No Contest.
Post match: Yatsu goes out after Tenryu, battling him in the crowd but Tenryu throws him back into the ring. Tenryu goes in also, Irish whip, and he hits a lariat. Hara appears out of nowhere and they both hit an enzigieri onto Yatsu. Finally Jumbo rumbles out and the ring clears as he checks on his friend Yatsu.
Match Thoughts: The main story here was Tenryu and Yatsu, two members of opposite tag teams that feuded pretty constantly. The slap Yatsu gave Tenryu was great, as it was well done and Tenryu sold it like he had been shot in the face with a shotgun. It also gave them an excuse to have young Kawada isolated since Tenryu was out of it for a few minutes. Kawada took his beating well, but everyone was just waiting for Tenryu to get back in, and when he did he raised holy hell until the match had to be thrown out. Ok match, but better storyline advancement as the hate between Yatsu and Tenryu was palpable. Score: 6.0
Abdullah the Butcher and Buddy Landel vs. Jumbo Tsuruta and Hiroshi Wajima
Landel and Abdullah attack their opponents as soon as the bell rings, with Landel and Wajima battling in the ring and Abdullah taking Jumbo to the outside. Scoop slam by Landel and he drops an elbow onto Wajima. Landel picks up Wajima, snapmare attempt, but Wajima pushes Landel into the corner and hits a series of chops. Knee by Landel, Irish whip, reversed, and Wajima hits an armdrag. Wajima throws Landel into the corner but Landel regains control and tags in Abdullah. Lariat by Abdullah and he thrusts Wajima in the throat repeatedly. Abdullah tags in Landel, who comes in the ring to an elbow to the back of Wajima's head. Landel gets Wajima in the corner and chops him, but Wajima returns fire. Sumo throw by Wajima but Landel knees him in the stomach. Forearms by Landel but Wajima hits another sumo throw before hitting a shoulderblock. Wajima throws down Landel again and makes the tag to Jumbo. Elbow by Jumbo and Jumbo throws Landel into the corner so that he can tag in Abdullah. Headbutt by Abdullah and a back first, Irish whip, and Abdullah shoulderblocks Jumbo to the mat. Headbutt by Abdullah but Jumbo comes back with a jumping knee. The reeling Abdullah tags in Landel, scoop slam by Jumbo and he applies a side headlock. Jumbo tags in Wajima, and they hit a double atomic drop. Wajima chops Landel but Landel fires back and they trade blows. Landel tags in Abdullah, Irish whip by Abdullah and he hits a shoulderblock. Abdullah stands on Wajima's chest against the ropes before applying a neck grip. Jumbo comes in the ring and breaks it up, but Abdullah re-applies it. Jumbo breaks it up again and this time Abdullah tags in Landel. Stomps by Landel, snapmare, and he applies a reverse chinlock. Stomp to the head by Landel and he gives Wajima an elbow drop. Cover, but it gets a two count. Side headlock by Landel, Wajima struggles back up, Irish whip by Wajima and he hits a shoulderblock. Side Russian leg sweep by Wajima, cover, but Abdullah breaks it up. Wajima tags in Jumbo, who punches Landel in the corner. Irish whip by Jumbo and he hits a jumping knee. Jumbo slams Landel in the corner, Irish whip, and he hits a running knee in the corner. Mounted punches by Jumbo in the corner, snapmare, and he punches Landel some more. The referee gets him off after a moment, Jumbo picks up Landel and applies a crab hold. Abdullah quickly breaks it up with a chop to the throat, Irish whip by Abdullah but Jumbo ducks the lariat and hits one of his own. Jumbo tags in Wajima, and while Wajima attacks Abdullah, Landel hits him from behind. Chops by Wajima onto Landel, Irish whip, and Wajima hits a shoulderblock. Back up, Irish whip by Wajima and he hits the Wajima Special! Cover, and he picks up the three count. Your winners: Jumbo Tsuruta and Hiroshi Wajima
Match Thoughts: Another tag match that was really used to promote one pair more then the other. Abdullah was funny as after their title match he didn't want much to do with Jumbo... he tended to tag out if he got in too much of a battle with Jumbo and they had very little interaction here even though Jumbo wanted it. Wajima wasn't dreadful but he wasn't good either, and Landel was just kinda there as since he was just a visiting wrestler he wasn't as wrapped up in a storyline as the other wrestlers in the match were. It wasn't offensive, but it had too little of Abby. Score: 4.5
Best Match: Since I named the tag title match on the last disk, on this one the best is the Jumbo vs. Abdullah for the NWA International Heavyweight Championship. Fun match with lots of blood and carnage.
Worst Match: Great Kabuki and Akira Taue vs. TNT and Pete Roberts was just really bland and had no emotion, highlight, or point.
Most Notable: An Abby title challenge and a young Kawada facing off against a young Misawa.
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