NOAH 12/10 – Nippon Budokan Hall drawing 16,800 fans (G+)
1. Tamon Honda/Jun Izumida/Tsuyoshi Kikuchi beat Kishin Kawabata/Mitsuo Momota/Kentaro Shiga in 14:13 when Izumida used a la magistral on Momota.
2. Daisuke Ikeda & Masao Inoue defeated Yoshinari Ogawa & Ricky Marvin in 12:16 when Ikeda used a brainbuster on Marvin.
3. Takeshi Morishima beat Go Shiosaki in 4:45 with a backdrop suplex.
4. Jun Akiyama & Makoto Hashi defeated Akitoshi Saito & Shuhei Taniguchi in 15:57 when Hashi pinned Taniguchi after Akiyama used a wrist-clutch Exploder.
5. Atsushi Aoki/Taiji Ishimori/Mushiking Terry/Akira Taue beat Brother YASSHI/Shuji Kondo/SUWA/TARU in 15:02 when Taue used the I AM TAUE on SUWA. SUWA announced after the match that he wants to retire before next Spring and said that his last NOAH show will probably be on 1/21 at Nippon Budokan Hall.
6. GHC Jr. Heavyweight Tag Titles: Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Takashi Sugiura defeated Mazada & NOSAWA in 26:06 when Kanemaru used the Touch Out on NOSAWA to retain their titles.
7. KENTA/Takeshi Rikio/Mohammed Yone beat Naoki Sano/Minoru Suzuki/Yoshihiro Takayama in 22:44 when Rikio used the Muso on Sano. The story here was KENTA & Suzuki going at it and KENTA wants a match against Suzuki soon.
8. GHC Heavyweight Title: Mitsuharu Misawa defeated Naomichi Marufuji in 25:32 with an avalanche-style Emerald Frosion to win the title. Takeshi Morishima came to the ring after the match and challenged Misawa for a shot at the title and Misawa accepted. Misawa broke out an avalanche-style Tiger Suplex ’85 and Marufuji hit an avalanche-style Shiranuhi from the ring to the entrance ramp among other moves.