* After much anticipation, Kingdom of Japan Pro-Wrestling has released the FULL and FINAL card for this Sunday's historic KANSAI PRO-WRESTLING FESTIVAL 2015. Since 2003, May 31st has come to be a revered holiday in the eyes of pro-wrestling fans across not just Japan, but world-wide! With the Road to KANFES 2015 now in the books, all paths lead to Kobe World Memorial Hall...
Ten matches -- in addition to a dark bout round out the stellar match lineup. Previously, six matches had been announced for the event, including the three fitting Main Events matches; along with the WWA National Heavyweight Title Bout and both AALL Championships. Today, five more matches were officially revealed.
Prior to the live world-wide Internet PPV event, KJPW 1st generation trueborns Yutaka Awano and Yukio Kisanuki will face the green-as-grass rookie team of Kappei Nakao and Ryo Nozawa. Following that however, the four young wards of Genji Yamato will open the show with a special tag team bout, pitting Kohei Obata and Yusuke Kishimoto against Hajime Kon and Maleko Momoa!
In addition, Yuichi Miwa will make his return after almost 45-days of inactivity due to an eye injury in the following bout, as he leads the lower ranked members of ARMADA against Ryo Inoue's squadron of "wolves," T.A.P. members Takumi Amano, Shuji Kido, and Daichi Kurumada in a preliminary skirmish before the fated one-on-one battle between team leaders Kenji Tanamura and Ryo Inoue.
The third bout will prominently feature members of KJPW's ever-expanding Jr. Heavyweight division, in addition to the Japanese debuts of EXODUS wrestlers Caleb Storm and Simon Raines with Storm teaming with ATSUKA and Yoshihiro Shimoda while Raines will be teamed with KHG members Kazuki Sendo and S☆S Star. Storm and Raines both earned themselves entry into June's King of the Super Juniors tournament as aresult of their recent successes.
The final match to complete the card features an explosive six-man tag match. In fact, due to obvious reasons giventhe result of their last match; Hiroaki Nakata, Tetsuhisa NAKAI, and Ryuugo Nagashima will square-off against the trio of "Mr. Hard Body" Tsutomu Nishioka and OSAKA WILD STYLE -- Manabe Tsuji and RYUJI in a No Disqualification Death Match! Unruly matches of this magnitude are not the norm in KJPW. However, special considerations have been made given recent events.
Since 2003, 5/31 has been the "Pro-Wrestling Day" to millions of fans across the globe. Now in 2015 -- THE LEGEND CONTINUES!!