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The 4th Annual World League: 1962/04/20 - 05/25: 33 cards

The date & location in bold letters indicate the card has full results (incomplete results otherwise).

Guest foreigners:
Lou Thesz [04/27 - 05/25]
Fred Blassie
Dick Hutton
Buddy Austin
Larry Hennig
Duke Hoffman (Bob Leipler)
Arnold Skaaland
Mike Sharpe
Great Togo
Mr. Atomic (Clyde Steeves)

1962/04/20 Tokyo - Riki Sports Palace - The Eve (sold out; TV)
Isao Yoshiwara (20min limit draw) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kiyotaka Otsubo (3:31 pin) Youssef Turko
Hideyuki Nagasawa (20min limit draw) Masaaki Tosanohana
Exhibition: Kintaro Ohki (5min limit draw) Duke Hoffman
Exhibition: Kokichi Endo (5min limit draw) Larry Hennig
Exhibition: Great Togo (5min limit draw) Arnold Skaaland
Exhibition: Fred Blassie (5min limit draw) Mr. Atomic
Exhibition: Rikidōzan (5min limit draw) Dick Hutton

1962/04/21 Tokyo - Metropolitan Gym (13,000; sold out)
Masao Matsuoka (10min limit draw) Tanji Hasegawa
Koichi Hayashi (9:27 pin) Mr. Chin
Isao Yoshiwara (9:10 pin) Hiroshi Ueda
Tosanohana (7:09 arm lock) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Kanji Inoki (10:44 boston crab) Mitsuaki Hirai
World League (8min 3R): Duke Hoffman (2R 1:11 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Mr. Atomic (time limit draw) Larry Hennig
World League (8min 3R): Great Togo (2R default) Hideyuki Nagasawa
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (2R 0:17 pin) Kokichi Endo
Fred Blassie (2-0) Arnold Skaaland
   1: Blassie (8:38 pin)
   2: Blassie (default)
Buddy Austin & Mike Sharpe (2-0) Rikidōzan & Michiaki Yoshimura
   1: (20:12 DCOR)
   2: Sharpe (1:30 pin) Yoshimura
   3: Austin (2:57 DQ) Rikidōzan

1962/04/22 Tokyo - Metropolitan Gym
Hiroshi Ueda (10min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
Mr. Chin (7:59 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Tosanohana (8:03 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Hideyuki Nagasawa (8:51 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kanji Inoki (5:30 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
World League (8min 3R): Arnold Skaaland (2R 3:40 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Larry Hennig (3R 3:03 pin) Kokichi Endo
World League (8min 3R): Michiaki Yoshimura (time limit draw) Mike Sharpe
Fred Blassie (2-0) Buddy Austin
   1: Blassie (11:34 COR)
   2: Blassie (1:08 pin)
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-1) Dick Hutton & Mr. Atomic & Duke Hoffman
   1: Atomic (9:22 pin) Togo
   2: Rikidōzan (2:05 pin) Atomic
   3: Toyonobori (3:22 pin) Hutton

1962/04/23 Tokyo - Metropolitan Gym (12,000)
Mr. Chin (6:38 back slide) Hiroshi Ueda
Kiyotaka Otsubo (8:08 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Tosanohana (2:15 half crab) Tanji Hasegawa
Kanji Inoki (5:28 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Kintaro Ohki (4:18 half crab) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kokichi Endo (20min limit draw) Mike Sharpe
Michiaki Yoshimura (8:50 DCOR) Larry Hennig
Dick Hutton (6:40 abdominal stretch) Mr. Atomic
Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-0) Buddy Austin & Duke Hoffman
   1: Togo (3:30 pin) Hoffman
   2: Toyonobori & Great Togo (2:58 COR)
WWA World Heavyweight Title: Rikidōzan* (2-1) Fred Blassie
   1: Blassie (13:03 pin)
   2: Rikidōzan (5:03 pin)
   3: Rikidōzan (32:24 pin)

1962/04/24 Nagoya - Kanayama Gym (8,000)
Mr. Chin (10min limit draw) Koichi Hayashi
Isao Yoshiwara (8:00 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Tosanohana (6:25 arm lock) Hiroshi Ueda
Hideyuki Nagasawa (9:48 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Kanji Inoki (10:38boston crab) Mitsuaki Hirai
World League (8min 3R): Great Togo (2R 2:14 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Duke Hoffman (1R 4:46 DQ) Fred Blassie
   * Or a non-League match with 30min limit.
World League (8min 3R): Mike Sharpe (1R 6:13 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Kokichi Endo (time limit draw) Buddy Austin
Dick Hutton (2-1) Michiaki Yoshimura
   1: Yoshimura (7:58 pin)
   2: Hutton (4:08 abdominal stretch)
   3: Hutton (2:26 pin)
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori (2-0) Mr. Atomic & Larry Hennig
   1: Rikidōzan (11:57 pin) Atomic
   2: Rikidōzan & Toyonobori (8:54 COR)

1962/04/25 Nagoya - Kanayama Gym (9,000)
Kiyotaka Otsubo (8:03 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Hiroshi Ueda (10min limit draw) Mr. Chin
Isao Yoshiwara (8:30 back slide) Koichi Hayashi
Tosanohana (10:54 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kintaro Ohki (10:04 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
World League (8min 3R): Larry Hennig (1R 2:12 pin) Kanji Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Michiaki Yoshimura (2R 2:48 DQ) Mr. Atomic
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (1R 7:31 abdominal stretch) Arnold Skaaland
Duke Hoffman (2-1) Kokichi Endo
   1: Hoffman (10:34 pin)
   2: Endo (4:03 pin)
   3: Hoffman (2:08 COR) Endo
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-1) Fred Blassie & Buddy Austin & Mike Sharpe
   1: Sharpe (16:53 pin) Togo
   2: Toyonobori (3:57 pin) Austin
   3: Togo (4:27 pin) Austin

1962/04/26 Tanabe, Wakayama - Isoma Beach
Koichi Hayashi (10min limit draw) Tanji Hasegawa
Hiroshi Ueda (10min limit draw) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Isao Yoshiwara (9:18 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Tosanohana (11:49 pin) Mr. Chin
Kanji Inoki (7:21 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
World League (8min 3R): Toyonobori (3R 0:45 pin or DQ?) Duke Hoffman
World League (8min 3R): Buddy Austin (1R 3:26 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Mike Sharpe (time limit draw) Mr. Atomic
Fred Blassie (2-0) Kokichi Endo
   1: Blassie (12:43 pin)
   2: Blassie (0:27 pin)
Rikidōzan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-0) Dick Hutton & Larry Hennig & Arnold Skaaland
   1: Yoshimura (12:11pin) Skaaland
   2: Rikidōzan (10:26 pin) Skaaland

1962/04/27 Kobe - Oji Gym (10,000; sold out; TV)
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Koichi Hayashi
Hideyuki Nagasawa (13:25 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Tosanohana (8:22 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Isao Yoshiwara (9:43 small package) Mr. Chin
World League (8min 3R): Duke Hoffman (1R 5:41 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (2R 1:02 abdominal stretch) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Buddy Austin (2R 1:12 pin) Kanji Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Mr. Atomic (time limit draw) KokichiEndo
Larry Hennig (1-1) Michiaki Yoshimura
   1: Hennig (6:44 pin)
   2: Yoshimura (2:04 pin)
   3: (DCOR)
Lou Thesz & Fred Blassie & Mike Sharpe (2-0) Rikidōzan & Great Togo & Toyonobori
   1: Blassie (17:17 pin) Togo
   2: Thesz (14:54 pin) Toyonobori
   * The infamous match where Blassie bit Togo's forehead to bleed, and two (or six?) eldery television viewers passed away due to heart attack.

1962/04/28 Okayama - Tsushima Gym (12,000; sold out)
Tanji Hasegawa (10min limit draw) Hiroshi Ueda
Mr. Chin (9:21 pin) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Kiyotaka Otsubo (9:45 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Hideyuki Nagasawa (10:09 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Or Isao Yoshiwara (10:09 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
World League (8min 3R): Duke Hoffman (1R 6:00 pin) Tosanohana
World League (8min 3R): Mr. Atomic (2R 1:16 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Michiaki Yoshimura (1R 5:50 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Fred Blassie (1R 3:08 pin) Kanji Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (3R 0:18 abdominal stretch) Mike Sharpe
Lou Thesz (2-0) Kokichi Endo
   1: Thesz (13:32 pin)
   2: Thesz (0:44 ref stoppage)
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori (2-0) Buddy Austin & Larry Hennig
   1: Rikidōzan & Toyonobori (11:00 DQ)
   2: Rikidōzan (1:42 pin) Austin

1962/04/29 Hiroshima - Civic Stadium (15,000)
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Hiroshi Ueda
Masao Matsuoka (10min limit draw) Tanji Hasegawa
Mitsuaki Hirai (10min limit draw) Mr. Chin
Tosanohana (9:07 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Hideyuki Nagasawa (9:32 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
World League (8min 3R): Mr. Atomic (2R 1:10 pin) Kanji Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Toyonobori (time limit draw) Buddy Austin
World League (8min 3R): Fred Blassie (1R 3:26 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (1R 3:46 pin) Arnold Skaaland
Dick Hutton (2-0) Kokichi Endo
   1: Hutton (8:50 pin)
   2: Hutton (2:24 abdominal stretch) Endo
Rikidōzan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-0) Mike Sharpe & Larry Hennig & Duke Hoffman
   1: Yoshimura (14:50 pin) Sharpe
   2: Rikidōzan (4:41 pin) Hoffman

1962/04/30 Fukuoka - Sports Center (12,000; sold out; TV)
Koichi Hayashi (10min limit draw) Mr. Chin
Hiroshi Ueda (10min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
Isao Yoshiwara (11:17pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Tosanohana (6:48 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Kanji Inoki (9:30 boston crab) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kintaro Ohki (5:03 boston crab) Hideyuki Nagasawa
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (time limit draw) Duke Hoffman
World League (8min 3R): Mr. Atomic (3R 1:40 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Great Togo (1R 4:55 DCOR) Mike Sharpe
Fred Blassie def Michiaki Yoshimura
   1: (14:31 DCOR)
   2: Blassie (1:26 COR)
Rikidōzan & Kokichi Endo & Toyonobori (2-1) Lou Thesz & Buddy Austin & Larry Hennig
   1: Thesz (24:16 pin) Endo
   2: Rikidōzan (pin 1:36) Austin
   3: Toyonobori (10:00 bearhug) Hennig

1962/05/01 Ogohri, Yamaguchi - outdoor near the Telegraph & Telephone Exchange (5,000)
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Kiyotaka Otsubo (12:45 pin) Mr. Chin
Isao Yoshiwara (10:45 abdominal stretch) Mitsuaki Hirai
Tosanohana (8:52 pin) Hiroshi Ueda
World League (8min 3R): Larry Hennig (1R 4:10 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
World League (8min 3R): Buddy Austin (2R 1:34 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (2R 1:10 abdominal stretch) Kanji Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Fred Blassie (2R 3:26 pin) Kokichi Endo
Lou Thesz (2-0) Kintaro Ohki
   1: Thesz (5:45 KO? back suplex)
   2: Thesz (default)
Mr. Atomic & Mike Sharpe & Duke Hoffman (2-1) Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Michiaki Yoshimura
   1: Hoffman (15:04 pin) Yoshimura
   2: Yoshimura (10:10 pin) Hoffman
   3: Atomic (2:23 DQ) Rikidōzan

1962/05/02 Nagasaki - International Gym (10,000; sold out)
Masao Matsuoka (10min limit draw) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Mr. Chin (8:51 back slide) Tanji Hasegawa
Kiyotaka Otsubo (7:21 hammer lock) Tatsuo Hoshino
Isao Yoshiwara (3:56 pin) Hiroshi Ueda
Tosanohana (12:20 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
World League (8min 3R): Arnold Skaaland (2R 0:52 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
World League (8min 3R): Larry Hennig (2R 1:13 pin or boston crab?) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Mike Sharpe (2R 2:27 pin) Kanji Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (time limit draw) Dick Hutton
Michiaki Yoshimura (2-1) Mr. Atomic
   1: Atomic (15:05 pin)
   2: Yoshimura (2:17 pin)
   3: Yoshimura (3:44 pin)
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Kokichi Endo (2-0) Fred Blassie & Buddy Austin & Duke Hoffman
   1: Endo (22:30 DQ) Blassie
   2: Rikidōzan (2:46 pin) Hoffman

1962/05/03 Kagoshima - Pref. Gym (10,000; sold out)
Mr. Chin (10min limit draw) Koichi Hayashi
Kiyotaka Otsubo (10min limit draw) Hiroshi Ueda
Tosanohana (9:06 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Hideyuki Nagasawa (15min limit draw) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kokichi Endo (19:32 boston crab) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Toyonobori (2R 1:12 pin) Mr. Atomic
World League (8min 3R): Fred Blassie (2R 2:00 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (1R 4:45 pin) Kanji Inoki
Dick Hutton (2-1) Duke Hoffman
   1: Hoffman (9:10 pin)
   2: Hutton (2:27 back breaker)
   3: Hutton (1:30 pin)
Rikidōzan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-1) Buddy Austin & Mike Sharpe & Larry Hennig
   1: Togo (9:40 pin) Sharpe
   2: Austin (4:56 pin) Yoshimura
   3: Rikidōzan (3:10 pin) Austin

1962/05/05 Kumamoto - Suizenji Gym (10,000; sold out)
Mr. Chin (10min limit draw) Yonetaro Katsurahama
Isao Yoshiwara (8:47 half crab) Tanji Hasegawa
Tosanohana (10:11 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Kanji Inoki (10:42 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kintaro Ohki (8:32 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
World League (8min 3R): Kokichi Endo (2R 3:09 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (2R 1:22 DQ) Larry Hennig
World League Rematch (8min 3R): Mike Sharpe (3R 0:28 pin) Mr. Atomic
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (2R 2:39 pin) Michiaki Yoshimura
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-1) Fred Blassie & Buddy Austin & Duke Hoffman
   1: Toyonobori (20:22 pin) Austin
   2: Hoffman (5:46 pin) Togo
   3: Togo (7:44 pin) Hoffman

1962/05/06 Kokura, Fukuoka - Mihagino Gym (5,000; sold out)
Mr. Chin (9:53 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Kiyotaka Otsubo (10:33 pin) Koichi Hayashi
Hideyuki Nagasawa (10:53 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Kintaro Ohki (5:55 pin) Tosanohana
Fred Blassie (5:00 pin) Kanji Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Larry Hennig (2R 2:03 pin) Duke Hoffman
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (2R 2:03 pin) Michiaki Yoshimura
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (2R 2:00 pin) Kokichi Endo
World League (8min 3R): Toyonobori (1R 6:02 boston crab) Arnold Skaaland
Rikidōzan & Great Togo (1-0) Buddy Austin & Mike Sharpe
   1: (18:13 DCOR)
   2: Togo (2:09 pin) Austin

1962/05/07 Miyakonojo, Miyazaki - Municipal Stadium Square (10,000; sold out)
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Hiroshi Ueda
Kiyotaka Otsubo (8:10 half crab) Tanji Hasegawa
Isao Yoshiwara (10:45 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Tosanohana (13:21 pin) Mr. Chin
Kintaro Ohki (5:29 half crab) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kokichi Endo (13:48 pin) Kanji Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Fred Blassie (2R 1:00 COR) Larry Hennig
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (2R 4:46 pin) Toyonobori
World League (8min 3R): Mike Sharpe (2R 7:52 DQ) Buddy Austin
Rikidōzan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-0) Mr. Atomic & Duke Hoffman & Arnold Skaaland
   1: Yoshimura (5:36 pin) Hoffman
   2: Rikidōzan (9:04 pin) Atomic

1962/05/08 Miyazaki - Miyazaki Stadium (5,000)
Mr. Chin (10min limit draw) Hiroshi Ueda
Tosanohana (7:27 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kanji Inoki (10:32 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Arnold Skaaland (7:52 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Michiaki Yoshimura (2R 0:26 pin) Duke Hoffman
World League (8min 3R): Toyonobori (2R 2:06 COR) Mike Sharpe
World League (8min 3R): Dick Hutton (2R 1:14 DQ) Buddy Austin
Rikidōzan & Kokichi Endo & Great Togo (2-0) Fred Blassie & Mr. Atomic & Larry Hennig
   1: Rikidōzan's team (14:06 DQ)
   2: Togo (9:01 pin) Atomic

1962/05/10 Osaka - Pref. Gym (8,000; sold out)
Masao Matsuoka (10min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
Mr. Chin (10min limit draw) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kiyotaka Otsubo (7:30 boston crab) Hiroshi Ueda
Tosanohana (9:07 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Hideyuki Nagasawa (10:50 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Kintaro Ohki (15min limit draw) Kanji Inoki
Michiaki Yoshimura (11:55 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Duke Hoffman (3R 1:12 pin) Mr. Atomic
World League (8min 3R): Mike Sharpe (2R 1:22 pin) Kokichi Endo
Dick Hutton (2-1) Fred Blassie
   1: Blassie (9:40pin)
   2: Hutton (3:41 canadian back breaker) Blassie
   3: Hutton (0:20 COR) Blassie
Rikidōzan & Great Togo & Toyonobori (2-0) Lou Thesz & Buddy Austin & Larry Hennig
   1: Togo (CO 12:52) Austin
   2: Rikidōzan (pin 6:46) Hennig

1962/05/11 Osaka - Pref. Gym (11,100; sold out)
Tosanohana (4:32 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Kanji Inoki (6:52 half crab) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kintaro Ohki (5:24 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kokichi Endo (6:40 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Buddy Austin (1R 7:04 pin) Duke Hoffman
World League (8min 3R): Larry Hennig (2R 2:28 pin) Michiaki Yoshimura
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (1R 6:10 pin) Mr. Atomic
Toyonobori & Great Togo (1-1) Fred Blassie & Mike Sharpe
   1: Togo (8:13pin) Sharpe
   2: Blassie (2:19 pin) Toyonobori
   3: (1:08 DCOR)
Rikidōzan (2-1) Dick Hutton
   1: Hutton (17:07 backbreaker)
      * The only submission loss in Rikidōzan's career
   2: Rikidōzan (5:14 COR)
   3: Rikidōzan (forfeit)

1962/05/12 Nara - Kashihara Jingu Gaien Coliseum (postponed to 05/17 due to rain)

1962/05/13 Sumiyoshi, Wakayama - Honmachi Park (8,000)
Mr. Chin (7:07 pin) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Mitsuaki Hirai (6:32 pin) Tatsuo Hoshino
Kiyotaka Otsubo (8:40 hammer lock) Masao Matsuoka
Isao Yoshiwara (7:00 back slide) Koichi Hayashi
Hideyuki Nagasawa (10:07 pin) Hiroshi Ueda
Kintaro Ohki (6:16 pin) Tosanohana
Michiaki Yoshimura (11:06 pin) Kanji Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Mike Sharpe (2R 1:54 boston crab) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Fred Blassie (2R 0:49 COR) Toyonobori
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (3R 0:49 pin) Larry Hennig
Rikidōzan & Kokichi Endo & Great Togo (2-0) Dick Hutton & Buddy Austin & Duke Hoffman
   1: Togo (14:39 pin) Hoffman
   2: Endo (7:26 pin) Hoffman

1962/05/14 Shingu, Wakayama - Gongengawara (9,000)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
Koichi Hayashi (10min limit draw) Mr. Chin
Kiyotaka Otsubo (7:00 half crab) Tatsuo Hoshino
Tosanohana (6:10 pin) Hiroshi Ueda
Kanji Inoki (7:05 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Hideyuki Nagasawa (8:33 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Dick Hutton (5:10 pin) Kintaro Ohki
Kokichi Endo (7:43 pin) Arnold Skaaland
World League (8min 3R): Buddy Austin (2R 1:13 DQ) Fred Blassie
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (2R 1:26 COR) Toyonobori
Rikidōzan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-1) Mike Sharpe & Duke Hoffman & Larry Hennig
   1: Hennig (8:30 pin) Togo
   2: Togo (7:36 pin) Hennig
   3: Yoshimura (4:37 pin) Hoffman

1962/05/15 Kyoto - International Exhibition Hall (10,000)
Kanji Inoki def Tosanohana
Kintaro Ohki (7:56 pin) Arnold Skaaland
Dick Hutton (7:24 pin) Kokichi Endo
World League (8min 3R): Buddy Austin (2R 0:51 pin) Michiaki Yoshimura
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (3R 2:45 DQ) Mike Sharpe
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-0) Fred Blassie & Duke Hoffman & Larry Hennig
   1: Rikidōzan's (11:45 DQ)
   2: Togo (8:40 pin) Hoffman

1962/05/16 Gifu - Civic Center (8,000; sold out)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
Koichi Hayashi (10min limit draw) Hiroshi Ueda
Mr. Chin (11:59 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Kiyotaka Otsubo (11:08 boston crab) Tatsuo Hoshino
Mitsuaki Hirai (20min limit draw) Isao Yoshiwara
Hideyuki Nagasawa (10:43 pin) Tosanohana
Kintaro Ohki (15:21 pin) Kanji Inoki
Michiaki Yoshimura (10:19 pin) Duke Hoffman
Kokichi Endo (9:45 DQ) Fred Blassie
World League Rematch (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (2R 2:04 pin) Dick Hutton
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-0) Buddy Austin & Mike Sharpe & Larry Hennig
   1: Rikidōzan 19:55 (pin) Austin
   2: Toyonobori (9:50 pin) Hennig

1962/05/17 Nara - Kashihara Jingu Gaien Coliseum (10,000)
Masao Matsuoka (10min limit draw) Koichi Hayashi
Mr. Chin vs Tatsuo Hoshino
Mitsuaki Hirai (10:20 boston crab) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Isao Yoshiwara (7:35 half crab) Tanji Hasegawa
Kanji Inoki (10:10 boston crab) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kintaro Ohki (7:54 pin) Tosanohana
Dick Hutton (10:28 pin) Kokichi Endo
World League (8min 3R): Toyonobori (2R 3:40 DQ) Larry Hennig
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (2R 3:30 COR) Buddy Austin
Rikidōzan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-0) Fred Blassie & Mike Sharpe & Duke Hoffman
   1: Yoshimura (20:20 DQ) Blassie
   2: Togo (4:35 pin) Hoffman

1962/05/18 Fukui - City Gym (8,000; TV)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Koichi Hayashi
Kiyotaka Otsubo (12:24 pin) Mr. Chin
Tosanohana (9:30 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Hideyuki Nagasawa (10:36 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Kanji Inoki (12:30 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kokichi Endo (12:30 COR) Duke Hoffman
Michiaki Yoshimura (12:09 pin) Dick Hutton
World League (8min 3R): Lou Thesz (2R 3:36 COR) Fred Blassie
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-1) Buddy Austin & Mike Sharpe & Larry Hennig
   1: Austin (9:53 pin) Togo
   2: Togo (4:11 pin) Austin
   3: Rikidōzan's team (default) Austin

1962/05/19 Toyama - City Gym (10,000)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Koichi Hayashi
Tanji Hasegawa (10min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
10 or Mr. Chin (10min limit draw) Hiroshi Ueda
Isao Yoshiwara (6:56 pin) Tatsuo Hoshino
Tosanohana (9:35 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Hideyuki Nagasawa (10:12 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Dick Hutton (5:23 abdominal stretch) Kanji Inoki
Michiaki Yoshimura (10:21 pin) Duke Hoffman
World League (8min 3R): Mike Sharpe (2R 1:54 DQ) Fred Blassie
Lou Thesz & Buddy Austin & Larry Hennig (2-0) Rikidōzan & Kokichi Endo & Toyonobori
   1: Hennig (15:05 pin) Endo
   2: Thesz & Austin & Hennig (4:51 DQ)

1962/05/21 Mobara, Chiba - Fujimi Park (10,000)
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
Koichi Hayashi (8:40 pin) Hideo Koma
Mr. Chin (15min limit draw) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kiyotaka Otsubo (11:50 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Tosanohana (12:43 pin) Hiroshi Ueda
Isao Yoshiwara (10:47 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Michiaki Yoshimura (11:00 pin) Kanji Inoki
Duke Hoffman (9:34 pin) Larry Hennig
Lou Thesz (2-0) Kokichi Endo
   1: Thesz (7:20 pin)
   2: Thesz (default)
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-0) Fred Blassie & Buddy Austin & Mike Sharpe
   1: Rikidōzan's team (14:13 DQ)
   2: Togo (4:58 pin) Blassie

1962/05/22 Utsunomiya, Tochigi - Sports Center (6,000)
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Tanji Hasegawa
Hideo Koma (10min limit draw) Yonetaro Katsurahama
Mr. Chin (10:32 pin) Koichi Hayashi
Kiyotaka Otsubo (10:35 half crab) Hiroshi Ueda
Mike Sharpe (5:30 pin) Kanji Inoki
Fred Blassie (7:03 pin) Kokichi Endo
Toyonobori (2-0) Larry Hennig
   1: Toyonobori (6:18 pin)
   2: Toyonobori (7:56 argentine back breaker)
Lou Thesz & Buddy Austin & Duke Hoffman (2-1) Rikidōzan & Great Togo & Michiaki Yoshimura
   1: (8:11 DCOR)
   2: Thesz (7:15 pin) Yoshimura

1962/05/24 Yokohama - Culture Gym (10,000)
Koichi Hayashi (10min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Hideo Koma
Mr. Chin (10:53 half crab) Hiroshi Ueda
Kiyotaka Otsubo (9:21 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Tosanohana (5:25 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Hideyuki Nagasawa (11:15 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Duke Hoffman (4:50 pin) Kanji Inoki
Great Togo (9:40 stepover toehold) Larry Hennig
Lou Thesz (2-0) Michiaki Yoshimura
   1: Thesz (9:45 pin)
   2: Thesz (default)
Rikidōzan & Toyonobori & Kokichi Endo (2-0) Fred Blassie & Buddy Austin & Mike Sharpe
   1: Endo (14:25 pin) Blassie
   2: Endo (4:37 DQ) Blassie

1962/05/25 Tokyo - Metropolitan Gym (10,800; sold out; TV)
Koichi Hayashi (10min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
Mr. Chin (6:21 pin) Hideo Koma
Kiyotaka Otsubo (6:34 pin) Tanji Hasegawa
Isao Yoshiwara (15min limit draw) Mitsuaki Hirai
Tosanohana (5:07 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Duke Hoffman (3:18 pin) Kanji Inoki
Mike Sharpe (9:59 pin) Kokichi Endo
Michiaki Yoshimura (9:48 DQ) Buddy Austin
Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-0) Fred Blassie & Larry Hennig
   1: Togo (11:30 pin) Blassie
   2: Toyonobori (4:35 back breaker) Hennig
World League Final: Rikidōzan (2-1) Lou Thesz
   1: Thesz (12:33 pin)
   2: Rikidōzan (2:13 pin)
   3: Rikidōzan (4:49 pin)


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