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The 5th Annual World Big League: 1963/03/22 - 05/17: 38 cards
WWA World Championship Series: 1963/05/19 - 05/24: 4 cards

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

Guest foreigners:
Killer Kowalski
Gino Marella (Gorilla Monsoon)
Fred Atkins
Great Togo
Killer X (Frank Townsend)
Bob Ellis [3/23 - 4/16]
Pat O'Connor [World League]
Haystack Calhoun [World League]
Sandor Szabo [World League]
The Destroyer [WWA Series]

1963/03/22 Tokyo "World League Eve" - Riki Sports Palace
Iwakichi Hirano (10min limit draw) Kazuo Honma
Kumagoro Okuma (10min limit draw) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Umanosuke Ueda (12:48 arm lock) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Kakutaro Koma (11:00 pin) Katsurahama
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Kiyotaka Otsubo (15min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
Isao Yoshiwara (9:41 abdominal stretch) Tatsuo Hoshino
Hideyuki Nagasawa (15:50 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (6:20 pin) Mammoth Suzuki & Hideyuki Nagasawa & *Katsurahama & Mitsuaki Hirai & Kumagoro Okuma
Exhibition Match (5min): Kokichi Endo vs Sandor Szabo
Exhibition Match (5min): Antonio Inoki vs Killer X
Exhibition Match (5min): Kintaro Ohki vs Gino Marella
Exhibition Match (5min): Giant Baba vs Killer Kowalski
Exhibition Match (5min): Michiaki Yoshimura vs Bob Ellis
Exhibition Match (5min): Toyonobori vs Pat O'Connor

1963/03/23 Tokyo - Kuramae Kokugikan (10,000; TV)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Kumagoro Okuma
Umanosuke Ueda (10min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Masao Matsuoka (7:58 half crab) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Toyonobori (3:28 half crab) Mammoth Suzuki
Fred Atkins (3:52 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Gino Marella (2R 1:57 boston crab) Kokichi Endo
World League (8min 3R): Sandor Szabo (3R 2:00 pin) Antonio Inoki
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (6:20 pin) Isao Yoshiwara & Kiyotaka Otsubo & Mitsuaki Hirai & *Hideyuki Nagasawa
Michiaki Yoshimura (2-1) Killer Kowalski
   1: Kowalski (9:27 pin)
   2: Yoshimura (3:23 pin)
   3: Yoshimura (2:00 DQ)
Rikidozan & Giant Baba & Great Togo (1-1) Pat O'Connor & Bob Ellis & Killer X
   1: X (23:49 pin) Baba
   2: Baba (10:07 pin) X
   3: (60min limit draw)

1963/03/24 Tokyo - Kuramae Kokugikan (10,000)
Hideo Koma (10min limit draw) Kazuo Honma
Kiyotaka Otsubo (12:38 pin) Kantaro Hoshino
Isao Yoshiwara (15min limit draw) Mitsuaki Hirai
Mammoth Suzuki (3:03 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kanji Inoki (6:35 DQ) Fred Atkins
World League (8min 3R): Sandor Szabo (2R 1:10 pin) Kokichi Endo
World League (8min 3R): Pat O'Connor (1R 6:21 pin) Kintaro Ohki
Giant Baba (0-0) Killer Kowalski

1:drew (45min time limit)
Gino Marella & Bob Ellis & Killer X (2-1) Toyonobori & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo
1:Ellis (13:50 pin) Yoshimura
2:Togo (7:21 pin) Ellis
3:Marella (6:47 pin) Togo
Rikidozan (1-1) Haystack Calhoun
1:Calhoun (7:32 small package)
2:Rikidozan (4:31 pin)
3:drew (8:50 DCOR)

1963/03/26 Toyohashi, Aichi - City Gym (8,000 or 10,000)
Ushinosuke Hayashi (10min limit draw) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Iwakichi Hirano (10min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
Umanosuke Ueda (10:41 half crab) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Antonio Inoki (10:25 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Gino Marella (5:31 pin) Mammoth Suzuki
World League (8min 3R): Fred Atkins (2R 1:24 pin) Kokichi Endo
World League (8min 3R): Toyonobori (3R 1:15 boston crab) Sandor Szabo
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (8:45 pin) Kintaro Ohki & Katsurahama & Hideyuki Nagasawa & *Isao Yoshiwara
Pat O'Connor (2-1) Giant Baba
   1: O'Connor (18:02 pin)
   2: Baba (4:32 pin)
   3: O'Connor (6:15 DQ) Baba
Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-1) Gino Marella & Bob Ellis & Killer X
   1: Ellis (11:50 pin) Togo
   2: Togo (4:30 pin) X
   3: Yoshimura (12:33 pin) Ellis

1963/03/27 Nagoya - Kanayama Gym (8,000 or 11,000)
Kumagoro Okuma (10min limit draw) Kakutaro Koma
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Mitsuaki Hirai (11:21 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Isao Yoshiwara (15min limit draw) Iwakichi Hirano
Hideyuki Nagasawa (11:45 pin) Umanosuke Ueda
Great Togo (12:07 COR) Sandor Szabo
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (11:10 pin) *Kintaro Ohki & Mammoth Suzuki
World League (8min 3R): Fred Atkins (2R 2:16 boston crab) Antonio Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Bob Ellis (2R 3:57 pin) Kokichi Endo
Pat O'Connor (2-1) Michiaki Yoshimura
   1: O'Connor (12:29 rolling reverse cradle)
   2: (15:00 DCOR)
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Giant Baba (1-1) Killer Kowalski & Gino Marella & Killer X
   1: Kowalski (11:28 (11:28 pin) Rikidozan
   2: Rikidozan (32:48 boston crab) Kowalski
   3: (60min limit draw)

1963/03/28 Nagoya - Kanayama Gym (10,000)
Ushinosuke Hayashi (10min limit draw) Kazuo Honma
Iwakichi Hirano (10min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Umanosuke Ueda (11:05 arm lock) Mitsuaki Hirai
Great Togo (30min limit draw) Killer X
Kokichi Endo (13:04 boston crab) Antonio Inoki
Fred Atkins (7:42 pin) Mammoth Suzuki
World League (8min 3R): Bob Ellis (2R 2:38 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Michiaki Yoshimura (2R 1:15 half crab) Sandor Szabo
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (5:29 pin) Kumagoro Okuma & Katsurahama & Kiyotaka Otsubo & Isao Yoshiwara & *Hideyuki Nagasawa
Toyonobori (2-1) Gino Marella
   1: Marella (10:06 pin)
   2: Toyonobori (4:16 boston crab)
   3: Toyonobori (3:55 DQ)
Rikidozan & Giant Baba (2-1) Killer Kowalski & Pat O'Connor
   1: Baba (27:27 pin) Kowalski
   2: Kowalski (7:23 COR) Baba
   3: Rikidozan & Baba (default)

1963/03/29 Otsu, Shiga - Ohjiyama Gym (8,000; TV)
Kakutaro Koma (10min limit draw) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Umanosuke Ueda (10min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
Isao Yoshiwara (10:27 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Kintaro Ohki (9:00 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Antonio Inoki (15:28 DCOR) Mammoth Suzuki
Kokichi Endo (7:10 DQ) Bob Ellis
World League (8min 3R): Killer Kowalski (2R 4:52 pin) Michiaki Yoshimura
World League (8min 3R): Giant Baba (3R 2:40 pin) Fred Atkins
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (2-0) Sandor Szabo & Hideyuki Nagasawa & Katsurahama
   1: Calhoun (3:20 pin) Katsurahama
   2: Calhoun (1:55 pin) Nagasawa
Pat O'Connor & Gino Marella & Killer X (2-1) Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Great Togo
   1: (26:35 DCOR)
   2: O'Connor (5:10 pin) Togo

1963/03/30 Kobe - Oji Gym (10,000)
Kakutaro Koma (10min limit draw) Kumagoro Okuma
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Tatsuo Hoshino (7:02 boston crab) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Hideyuki Nagasawa (9:01 pin) Umanosuke Ueda
Antonio Inoki (14:58 DQ) Mammoth Suzuki
Great Togo (8:25 pin) Fred Atkins
Pat O'Connor (11:05 spinning leg lock) Kintaro Ohki
Kokichi Endo (10:23 pin) Sandor Szabo
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (5:38 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo & *Katsurahama & Mitsuaki Hirai & Isao Yoshiwara
Giant Baba (1-1) Gino Marella
   1: Baba (19:47 back slide)
   2: Marella (16:15 pin)
   3: (45min limit draw)
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Michiaki Yoshimura (2-1) Killer Kowalski & Bob Ellis & Killer X
   1: X (19:45 pin) Rikidozan
   2: Toyonobori (9:56 pin) Ellis
   3: Rikidozan (3:38 pin) X

1963/03/31 Tokushima - Civic Hall (6,000)
Pat O'Connor (11:36 pin) Great Togo
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (4:37 pin) Isao Yoshiwara & Mitsuaki Hirai & *Kiyotaka Otsubo & Hideyuki Nagasawa
World League (8min 3R): Giant Baba (2R 1:28 back slide) Sandor Szabo
World League (8min 3R): Killer Kowalski (3R 0:54 pin) Fred Atkins
Michiaki Yoshimura (1-1) Bob Ellis
   1: Ellis (17:32 pin)
   2: Yoshimura (18:28 pin)
   3: (45min limit draw)
Rikidozan & Toyonobori (2-1) Gino Marella & Killer X
   1: Marella (21:20 pin) Toyonobori
   2: Toyonobori (5:01 pin) X
   3: Rikidozan (4:46 pin) Marella

1963/04/02 Kochi - Pref. Civic Hall (7,000)
Tatsuo Hoshino (9:38 half crab) Kakutaro Koma
Ushinosuke Hayashi (10min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
Kiyotaka Otsubo (11:12 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Mammoth Suzuki (3:00 pin) Umanosuke Ueda
Kokichi Endo (13:36 DCOR) Kintaro Ohki
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (5:12 pin) *Iwakichi Hirano & Kumagoro Okuma & Hideyuki Nagasawa & Isao Yoshiwara
World League (8min 3R): Fred Atkins (3R 0:46 half crab) Sandor Szabo
World League (8min 3R): Gino Marella (2R 2:50 pin) Antonio Inoki
Toyonobori (1-1) Killer Kowalski
   1: Kowalski (22:18 pin)
   2: Toyonobori (4:43 half crab)
   3: (45min limit draw)
Rikidozan & Giant Baba & Michiaki Yoshimura (2-1) Pat O'Connor & Bob Ellis & Killer X
   1: X (22:45 pin) Baba
   2: Rikidozan (14:14 pin) X
   3: Rikidozan (1:12 pin) Ellis

1963/04/03 Matsuyama - Japanese National Railways Johoku Ground (6,000)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Kazuo Honma
Masao Matsuoka (9:40 boston crab) Kakutaro Koma
Tatsuo Hoshino (9:15 half crab) Kumagoro Okuma
Kintaro Ohki (3:51 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kokichi Endo (16:00 boston crab) Antonio Inoki
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (4:36 pin) Isao Yoshiwara & *Kiyotaka Otsubo & Umanosuke Ueda & Iwakichi Hirano
Michiaki Yoshimura (2-1) Sandor Szabo
   1: Yoshimura (5:35 pin)
   2: Szabo (9:14 pin)
   3: Yoshimura (7:06 half crab)
World League (8min 3R): Killer X (2R 1:40 pin) Mammoth Suzuki
World League (8min 3R): Pat O'Connor (3R 3:07 rolling reverse cradle) Bob Ellis
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Giant Baba (1-1) Killer Kowalski & Gino Marella & Fred Atkins
   1: Kowalski (18:50 pin) Rikidozan
   2: Baba (17:00 bear hug or back breaker) Atkins
   3: (60min limit draw)

1963/04/04 Takamatsu - City Gym (4,000)
Kumagoro Okuma (10min limit draw) Iwakichi Hirano
Ushinosuke Hayashi (15min limit draw) Kakutaro Koma
Umanosuke Ueda (6:45 arm lock) Kazuo Honma
Antonio Inoki (10:01 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
World League (8min 3R): Gino Marella (2R 1:00 pin) Mammoth Suzuki
World League (8min 3R): Killer Kowalski (1R 1:11 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Toyonobori (3R 0:38 DQ) Fred Atkins
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (5:25 pin) Tatsuo Hoshino & Isao Yoshiwara & Hideyuki Nagasawa & *Kiyotaka Otsubo
Giant Baba (1-1) Killer X
   1: X (16:16 pin)
   2: Baba (9:38 pin)
   3: (45min limit draw)
Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Kokichi Endo (2-1) Pat O'Connor & Bob Ellis & Sandor Szabo
   1: O'Connor (4:20 pin) Yoshimura
   2: Rikidozan (25:40 pin) Szabo
   3: Rikidozan (0:38 pin) Szabo

1963/04/05 Okayama - Tsushima Gym (5,000; TV)
Kiyotaka Otsubo (11:45 pin) Tatsuo Hoshino
Isao Yoshiwara (11:53 abdominal stretch) Mitsuaki Hirai
Antonio Inoki (8:27 boston crab) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Kokichi Endo (30min limit draw) Mammoth Suzuki
Gino Marella (14:38 pin) Kintaro Ohki
Great Togo (10:14 DCOR) Bob Ellis
World League (8min 3R): Michiaki Yoshimura (2R 0:45 DQ) Fred Atkins
World League (8min 3R): Haystacks Calhoun (1R 2:35 pin) Sandor Szabo
World League (8min 3R): Pat O'Connor (3R 1:21 COR) Toyonobori
Rikidozan & Giant Baba (2-0) Killer Kowalski & Killer X
   1: Rikidozan & Baba (15:24 COR)
   2: Rikidozan & Baba (0:35 COR)

1963/04/06 Hofu, Yamaguchi - Public Hall Square (5,000)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Masao Matsuoka (10min limit draw) Kakutaro Koma
Mitsuaki Hirai (11:03 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Mammoth Suzuki (10:17 pin) Antonio Inoki
Sandor Szabo (11:45 pin) Kintaro Ohki
Great Togo (8:30 DCOR) Killer X
World League (8min 3R): Killer Kowalski (3R 3:58 back slide) Giant Baba
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (4:38 pin) Isao Yoshiwara & Hideyuki Nagasawa & Tatsuo Hoshino & Iwakichi Hirano
Michiaki Yoshimura (2-1) Bob Ellis
   1: Ellis (11:00 pin)
   2: Yoshimura (3:22 pin)
   3: Yoshimura (0:52 DQ)
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Kokichi Endo (2-1) Pat O'Connor & Gino Marella & Fred Atkins
   1: Atkins (18:18 pin) Rikidozan
   2: Rikidozan (5:19 pin) Atkins
   3: Rikidozan's team (3:16 DQ)

1963/04/07 Kita-Kyushu, Fukuoka - Wakamatsu Cultural Gym (5,000)
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Kakutaro Koma
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Mitsuaki Hirai (12:24 half crab) Isao Yoshiwara
Hideyuki Nagasawa (6:39 pin) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Kintaro Ohki (20min limit draw) Antonio Inoki
Giant Baba (13:45 COR) Bob Ellis
Pat O'Connor (14:24 pin) Fred Atkins
World League (8min 3R): Michiaki Yoshimura (2R 4:00 DQ) Gino Marella
World League (8min 3R): Haystacks Calhoun (1R 2:42 pin) Mammoth Suzuki
Kokichi Endo (2-0) Sandor Szabo
   1: Endo (15:46 boston crab) Szabo
   2: Endo (3:56 pin) Szabo
Rikidozan & Great Togo (2-1) Killer Kowalski & Killer X
   1: X (8:13 pin) Togo
   2: Togo (7:02 pin) Kowalski
   3: Rikidozan (4:00 pin) X

1963/04/08 Kurume, Fukuoka - Kogashiramachi Park (7,000)
Ushinosuke Hayashi (10min limit draw) Kakutaro Koma
Tatsuo Hoshino (8:10 boston crab) Isao Yoshiwara
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Kazuo Honma
Masao Matsuoka (11:05 boston crab) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Kokichi Endo drew Mammoth Suzuki
Killer X (11:01 pin) Antonio Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Killer Kowalski (3R 1:15 pin) Bob Ellis
World League (8min 3R): Haystacks Calhoun (1R 4:22 pin) Kintaro Ohki
Giant Baba (2-0) Sandor Szabo
   1: Baba (15:11 pin)
   2: Baba (5:11 pin)
Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-0) Pat O'Connor & Gino Marella & Fred Atkins
   1: Rikidozan's team (19:45 DQ)
   2: Togo (2:40 pin) Atkins

1963/04/09 Karatsu, Saga - City Gym (6,000)
Kakutaro Koma (10min limit draw) Kazuo Honma
Tatsuo Hoshino (10min limit draw) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Isao Yoshiwara (11:47 half crab) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Hideyuki Nagasawa (11:36 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kintaro Ohki (20min limit draw) Mammoth Suzuki
Sandor Szabo (12:02 pin) Antonio Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Haystacks Calhoun (1R 1:57 pin) Bob Ellis
World League (8min 3R): Pat O'Connor (3R 2:18 pin) Kokichi Endo
Michiaki Yoshimura (1-1) Gino Marella
   1: Yoshimura (13:47 pin) Marella
   2: Marella (15:33 pin) Yoshimura
   3: (45min limit draw)
Rikidozan & Giant Baba & Great Togo (2-1) Killer Kowalski & Fred Atkins & Killer X
   1: Kowalski (20:34 pin) Baba
   * X is injured.
   2: Rikidozan's team (default)
   3: Rikidozan's team (default)

1963/04/10 Sasebo, Nagasaki - Sasebo City-run Gym (6,000)
Masao Matsuoka (8:06) Kumagoro Okuma
Kiyotaka Otsubo (12:23 pin) Kakutaro Koma
Tatsuo Hoshino (15min limit draw) Mitsuaki Hirai
Hideyuki Nagasawa (8:00 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Kintaro Ohki (30min limit draw) Mammoth Suzuki
Haystacks Calhoun (3:23 pin) Antonio Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Killer Kowalski (2R 2:42 pin) Sandor Szabo
World League (8min 3R): Michiaki Yoshimura (2R 5:01COR) Bob Ellis
Giant Baba (2-1) Fred Atkins
   1: Atkins (5:31 pin)
   2: Baba (9:02 pin)
   3: Baba (1:35 DQ)
Rikidozan & Kokichi Endo & Great Togo (2-1) Pat O'Connor & Gino Marella & Killer X
   1: Marella (16:10 COR) Togo
   2: Togo (5:46 pin) Marella
   3: Togo (9:36 pin) X

1963/04/11 Nagasaki - International Gym (5,000)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Kazuo Honma
Kiyotaka Otsubo (11:42 pin) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Isao Yoshiwara (14:16 abdominal stretch) Mitsuaki Hirai
Hideyuki Nagasawa (13:00 pin) Tatsuo Hoshino
Mammoth Suzuki (20min limit draw) Antonio Inoki
Killer X (12:30 pin) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Gino Marella (2R 4:11 pin) Sandor Szabo
World League (8min 3R): Haystacks Calhoun (1R 2:15 COR) Kokichi Endo
Giant Baba (1-1) Killer Kowalski
   1: Baba (3:12 pin)
   2: Kowalski (10:31 pin)
   3: (3:41 DCOR)
Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-0) Pat O'Connor & Fred Atkins & Bob Ellis
   1: Rikidozan's team (26:00 DQ)
   2: Yoshimura (6:25 pin) Ellis

1963/04/12 Kumamoto - Suizenji Gym (7,000 sold out; TV)
Isao Yoshiwara (11:28 abdominal stretch) Kakutaro Koma
Mitsuaki Hirai (15min limit draw) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Mammoth Suzuki (20min limit draw) Antonio Inoki
Bob Ellis (10:14 pin) Kintaro Ohki
Kokichi Endo (11:47 pin) Sandor Szabo
World League (8min 3R): Fred Atkins (1R 4:52 DCOR) Haystacks Calhoun
Pat O'Connor (2-1) Giant Baba
   1: Baba (5:24 pin)
   2: O'Connor (8:51 pin)
   3: O'Connor (4:22 rolling reverse cradle)
Killer Kowalski & Gino Marella & Killer X (2-0) Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo
   1: Kowalski (21:38 COR) Togo
   2: Kowalski's team (11:45 DQ)

1963/04/13 Kagoshima - Pref. Gym (6,000)
Ushinosuke Hayashi (10min limit draw) Iwakichi Hirano
Kakutaro Koma (10min limit draw) Mitsuaki Hirai
Isao Yoshiwara (11:15 abdominal stretch) Tatsuo Hoshino
Hideyuki Nagasawa (6:51 full nelson) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Kintaro Ohki (20min limit draw) Mammoth Suzuki
Michiaki Yoshimura (13:19 pin) Sandor Szabo
World League (8min 3R): Haystacks Calhoun (1R 2:49 pin) Antonio Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Gino Marella (1R 6:51 pin) Bob Ellis
Pat O'Connor (2-0) Kokichi Endo
   1: O'Connor (12:03 pin)
   2: O'Connor (3:20 jackknife hold)
Rikidozan & Giant Baba & Great Togo (2-1) Killer Kowalski & Fred Atkins & Killer X
   1: Atkins (22:00 pin) Rikidozan
   2: Rikidozan (10:47 pin) Atkins
   3: Togo (1:02 pin) X

1963/04/14 Hirara, Okinawa, USA - Miyako Girls' HS South Schoolyard (6,000 or 20,000)
Isao Yoshiwara (15min limit draw) Kiyotaka Otsubo
Kintaro Ohki (10:08 boston crab) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Sandor Szabo (5:24 pin) Mammoth Suzuki
World League (8min 3R): Giant Baba (1R 6:08 boston crab) Bob Ellis
World League (8min 3R): Pat O'Connor (1R 5:31 pin) Antonio Inoki
Gino Marella (2-0) Kokichi Endo
   1: Marella (5:48 pin)
   2: Marella (0:28 pin)
Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-0) Killer Kowalski & Fred Atkins & Killer X
   1: Rikidozan (9:11 pin) X
   2: Togo (9:55 pin) Kowalski

1963/04/15 Naha, Okinawa, USA - vacant lot behind Naha Bus Asahibashi Terminal (15,000 sold out)
Kiyotaka Otsubo (7:05 pin) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Kakutaro Koma (15min limit draw) Kumagoro Okuma
Antonio Inoki (4:36 pin) Tatsuo Hoshino
Kintaro Ohki (7:57 boston crab) Sandor Szabo
Fred Atkins (5:27 pin) Mammoth Suzuki
Kokichi Endo (9:36 pin) Bob Ellis
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (7:43 pin) *?Isao Yoshiwara, Katsurahama, Hideyuki Nagasawa & *?Mitsuaki Hirai
Michiaki Yoshimura (1-1) Killer Kowalski
   1: Kowalski (10:20 pin)
   2: Yoshimura (1:47 pin)
   3: (4:32 DCOR)
Rikidozan & Giant Baba & Great Togo (2-1) Pat O'Connor & Gino Marella & Killer X
   1: Rikidozan (13:45 pin) X
   2: Marella (2:56 pin) Togo
   3: Togo (7:48 pin) Marella

1963/04/16 Naha, Okinawa, USA - vacant lot behind Naha Bus Asahibashi Terminal (15,000; TV)
Ushinosuke Hayashi (10min limit draw) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Kakutaro Koma or Kazuo Honma (15min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
Kiyotaka Otsubo (9:36 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Hideyuki Nagasawa (5:36 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Kintaro Ohki (20min limit draw) Antonio Inoki
Sandor Szabo (7:41 pin) Kokichi Endo
World League (8min 3R): Fred Atkins (1R 2:44 forfeit) Bob Ellis
Haystaks Calhoun (3:06 pin) Mammoth Suzuki
Giant Baba (2-1) Gino Marella
   1: Marella (6:51 pin)
   2: Baba (5:13 pin)
   3: Baba (1:34 DQ)
Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (1-1) Killer Kowalski & Pat O'Connor & Killer X
   1: Kowalski (24:32 pin)
   2: Yoshimura (20:42 pin) X
   3: (60min limit draw)

1963/04/17 Naha, Okinawa, USA - vacant lot behind Naha Bus Asahibashi Terminal (10,000)
Kiyotaka Otsubo (9:48 arm lock) Kazuo Honma
Isao Yoshiwara (11:13 abdominal stretch) Kakutaro Koma
Hideyuki Nagasawa (14:25 pin) Tatsuo Hoshino
Antonio Inoki (9:05 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kintaro Ohki (10:12 arm lock) Mammoth Suzuki
Giant Baba (20min limit draw) Fred Atkins
Killer X (11:52 pin) Kokichi Endo
World League (8min 3R): Pat O'Connor (2R 0:45 pin) Sandor Szabo
Killer Kowalski & Gino Marella (2-1) Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo
   1: Yoshimura (14:55 pin) Marella
   2: Kowalski (9:40 pin) Togo
   3: Kowalski & Marella (2:04 DQ)
International Heavyweight Title: Rikidozan* (2-1) Haystacks Calhoun
   1: Calhoun (9:33 pin)
   2: Rikidozan (3:28 pin)
   3: Rikidozan (1:04 COR)

1963/04/20 Kita-Kyushu, Fukuoka - Kokura Gym (4,000)
Kazuo Honma (10min limit draw) Iwakichi Hirano
Masao Matsuoka (10min limit draw) Umanosuke Ueda
Kiyotaka Otsubo (10:45 pin) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Mitsuaki Hirai (15min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
Michiaki Yoshimura (16:20 pin) Antonio Inoki
Toyonobori (1:35 pin) Hideyuki Nagasawa
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (5:47 pin) Kumagoro Okuma & *Isao Yoshiwara & Mammoth Suzuki
World League (8min 3R): Gino Marella (3R 0:32 bear hug) Kintaro Ohki
Killer Kowalski (2-0) Kokichi Endo
   1: Kowalski (14:52 pin)
   2: Kowalski (3:54 pin)
Rikidozan & Giant Baba & Great Togo (2-0) Pat O'Connor & Fred Atkins & Killer X
   1: Rikidozan's team (12:41 DQ)
   2: Togo (7:18 pin) Atkins

1963/04/21 Hiroshima - Pref. Gym (10,000)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Masao Matsuoka
Umanosuke Ueda (5:56 arm lock) Kazuo Honma
Tatsuo Hoshino (15min limit draw) Ushinosuke Hayashi
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Mitsuaki Hirai (11:55 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Kintaro Ohki (20min limit draw) Kokichi Endo
Toyonobori (5:55 half crab) Gorilla Suzuki
Giant Baba (20min limit draw) Fred Atkins
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (6:24 pin) Katsurahama & Kumagoro Okuma & Hideyuki Nagasawa & Kiyotaka Otsubo
Pat O'Connor (2-0) Antonio Inoki
   1: O'Connor (12:23 leg lock)
   2: O'Connor (5:54 rolling reverse cradle)
Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-1) Killer Kowalski & Gino Marella & Killer X
   1: Togo (22:36 pin) Kowalski
   2: Marella (4:50 back breaker) Yoshimura
   3: Yoshimura (8:00 COR) Marella

1963/04/22 Himeji, Hyogo - Welfare Hall (7,000 sold out)
Kazuo Honma (10min limit draw) Iwakichi Hirano
Umanosuke Ueda (6:13 arm lock) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Masao Matsuoka (15min limit draw) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Michiaki Yoshimura (18:07 pin) Kintaro Ohki
Kokichi Endo (15:00 boston crab) Antonio Inoki
World League (8min 3R): Pat O'Connor (1R 4:02 pin) Gorilla Suzuki
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (5:26 pin) Isao Yoshiwara & *Kiyotaka Otsubo & Mitsuaki Hirai & Kumagoro Okuma
Giant Baba (0-0) Killer X
   1: (45min limit draw)
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-1) Killer Kowalski & Gino Marella & Fred Atkins
   1: Atkins or Kowalski (15:32 pin) Togo
   2: Toyonobori (9:55 DQ)
   3: Rikidozan (pin) 5:04 Atkins

1963/04/23 Osaka - Pref. Gym (10,000)
Masao Matsuoka (8:39 pin) Kakutaro Koma
Tatsuo Hoshino (8:21 boston crab) Umanosuke Ueda
Kiyotaka Otsubo (12:12 pin) Kumagoro Okuma
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Hideyuki Nagasawa (9:05 pin) Isao Yoshiwara
Antonio Inoki (11:04 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Toyonobori (5:30 pin) Gorilla Suzuki
World League (8min 3R): Fred Atkins (3R 0:37 arm lock) Kintaro Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Giant Baba (time limit draw) Gino Marella
Pat O'Connor (2-0) Kokichi Endo
   1: O'Connor (9:35 pin)
   2: O'Connor (0:45 pin)
Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura & Great Togo (2-1) Killer Kowalski & Haystacks Calhoun & Killer X
   1: X (15:48 pin) Togo
   2: Rikidozan (6:23 pin) X
   3: Togo (1:28 pin) Calhoun

1963/04/24 Osaka - Pref. Gym (12,000; TV)
Motoyuki Kitazawa (10min limit draw) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Kiyotaka Otsubo (11:11 pin) Kakutaro Koma
Hideyuki Nagasawa (12:53 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Masao Matsuoka (15min limit draw) Tatsuo Hoshino
Giant Baba (20min limit draw) Kokichi Endo
Michiaki Yoshimura (10:00 back slide) Gorilla Suzuki
Gino Marella (8:25 pin) Kintaro Ohki
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (5:27 pin) Antonio Inoki & Kumagoro Okuma & Isao Yoshiwara
Toyonobori & Great Togo (1-1) Killer Kowalski & Killer X
   1: Toyonobori (13:21 pin) Kowalski
   2: Kowalski (COR) Togo
   3: (45min limit draw)
International Heavyweight Title: Rikidozan (2-1) Pat O'Connor
   1: Rikidozan (13:18 pin)
   2: O'Connor (9:58 leg lock)
   3: Rikidozan (3:01 pin) O'Connor

1963/04/25 Toyooka, Hyogo - Multipurpose Ground (5,000)
Kazuo Honma (10min limit draw) Ushinosuke Hayashi
Masao Matsuoka (10min limit draw) Motoyuki Kitazawa
Kumagoro Okuma (10min limit draw) Kakutaro Koma
Mitsuaki Hirai (8:12 boston crab) Umanosuke Ueda
Tatsuo Hoshino (7:47 boston crab) Isao Yoshiwara
Kokichi Endo (16:00 pin) Gorilla Suzuki
Giant Baba (12:03 pin) Antonio Inoki
Handicap Match: Haystacks Calhoun (5:07 pin) *Kintaro Ohki & Hideyuki Nagasawa & Kiyotaka Otsubo
Michiaki Yoshimura (2-1) Gino Marella
   1: Marella (9:27 back breaker)
   2: Yoshimura (6:25 pin)
   3: Yoshimura (0:30 DQ)
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Great Togo (2-1) Killer Kowalski & Fred Atkins & Killer X
   1: Atkins (11:15 pin) Toyonobori
   2: Toyonobori (5:03 pin) X
   3: Togo (5:00 pin) Atkins

1963/04/26 Gifu - Civic Center (8,000; TV)
Masao Matsuoka (10min limit draw) Kakutaro Koma
The Tokyo Sports Cup: Kiyotaka Otsubo (12:25 pin) Tatsuo Hoshino
Umanosuke Ueda (15min limit draw) Isao Yoshiwara
Hideyuki Nagasawa (14:38 pin) Mitsuaki Hirai
Kokichi Endo (20min limit draw) Kintaro Ohki
Giant Baba (11:44 pin) Gorilla Suzuki
Gino Marella (9:56 pin) Antonio Inoki
Toyonobori (12:10 DQ) Killer X
Killer Kowalski (2-1) Michiaki Yoshimura
   1: Yoshimura (11:53 pin)
   2: Kowalski (4:05 pin)
   3: Kowalski (2:32 pin)
Haystacks Calhoun & Fred Atkins (2-0) Rikidozan & Great Togo
   1: Calhoun & Atkins (14:36 DQ)
   2: Atkins (3:00 pin) Togo

1963/04/27 Kyoto - Kangyo Hall
Inoki (14:10 DCOR) Suzuki
Baba drew Endo
World League (8min 3R)?: Marella def Ohki
Calhoun def Yoshimura
World League (8min 3R)?: Toyonobori def Atkins
Rikidozan & Togo def Kowalski & X

1963/04/28 Fukui - City Gym
Yoshimura (19:07 pin) Inoki
Ohki drew Suzuki
World League (8min 3R)?: Kowalski def Endo
Giant Baba (DCOR) Marella
Rikidozan & Togo def Atkins & X

1963/04/29 Toyama - City Gym
Yoshimura def Ohki
Suzuki (12:58 boston crab) Inoki
World League (8min 3R)?: Calhoun def Marella
World League (8min 3R)?: Toyonobori (DQ) X
Baba drew Endo
Rikidozan & Togo def Kowalski & Atkins

1963/04/30 Niigata - Municipal Gym
Endo (18:30 pin) Inoki
Nagasawa def Hirai
Handicap Match: Calhoun def Ohki, Okuma, & Otsubo
Togo def Marella
Toyonobori def Suzuki
Kowalski & Atkins def Rikidozan & Baba

1963/05/01 Honjo, Akita - Daisenjiyama
Ohki (20min limit draw) Inoki
Endo (DQ) Suzuki
World League (8min 3R)?: Calhoun (DQ) Baba
Yoshimura def X
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Togo def Kowalski, Marella, & Atkins

1963/05/02 Akita - Sanno Gym
Toyonobori (12:44 pin) Inoki
Handicap Match: Calhoun def Ohki, Hirai, & Yoshiwara
Kowalski def Suzuki
Baba drew Endo
Atkins & Marella (DQ) Rikidozan & Michiaki Yoshimura

1963/05/03 Aomori - Pref. Gym
Suzuki (20min limit draw) Inoki
Masio Koma vs Shin'ya Kojika
   * Great Kojika's debut match
Baba def Ohki
Yoshimura drew Marella
Calhoun def Endo
Kowalski & Atkins def Toyonobori & Togo
Rikidozan def X
* Rikidozan unmasked X as Frank Townsend

1963/05/04 Hakodate, Hokkaido - War Memorial Hall Square
Ohki (20min limit draw) Inoki
Suzuki def Endo
World League (8min 3R)?: Baba def Townsend
Atkins def Yoshimura
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Togo def Kowalski, Marella, & Calhoun

1963/05/05 Sapporo - Nakajima Sports Center
Baba def Ohki
Inoki (7:08 DQ) Endo
Toyonobori def Townsend
Yoshimura & Togo def Kowalski & Marella
Atkins def Suzuki
Rikidozan def Calhoun

1963/05/06 Sapporo
Otsubo def Hayashi
Suzuki def Endo
Handicap Match: Calhoun def Hirai, Okuma, & Yoshiwara
Togo drew Townsend
Giant Baba (DQ) Marella
All Asia Tag Team Title: Rikidozan & Toyonobori (2-1) Kowalski & Atkins

1:Rikidozan (12:26 pin) Atkins
2:Kowalski (3:37 pin) Toyonobori
3:Rikidozan (1:00 pin) Atkins
* Rikidozan & Toyonobori win the vacant title.

1963/05/07 Asahikawa, Hokkaido
Yoshiwara def Hirai
Ohki def Endo
World League (8min 3R): Calhoun (DQ) Townsend
Yoshimura drew Baba
World League (8min 3R): Kowalski def Toyonobori
Marella & Atkins (DQ) Rikidozan & Togo

1963/05/10 Morioka
Yoshimura def Ohki
Endo def Nagasawa
Toyonobori def Suzuki
Marella (DQ) Townsend
Calhoun (DQ) Baba
Rikidozan def Atkins
Kowalski def Togo

1963/05/11 Sendai
Ohki def Nagasawa
Toyonobori def Endo
World League (8min 3R): Kowalski def Marella
Baba drew Suzuki
Rikidozan, Togo, & Michiaki Yoshimura def Atkins, Calhoun, & Townsend

1963/05/12 Utsunomiya, Tochigi
Endo def Nagasawa
Yoshimura drew Baba
Toyonobori def Ohki
World League (8min 3R): Marella (DQ) Atkins
World League (8min 3R)?: Kowalski def Suzuki
Rikidozan & Togo def Townsend & Calhoun

1963/05/13 Urawa, Saitama
Otsubo def Kantaro Hoshino
Suzuki def Nagasawa
Yoshimura def Endo
World League (8min 3R): Kowalski def X
Baba drew Ohki
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Togo def Calhoun, Marella, & Atkins

1963/05/14 Maebashi, Gunma
Yoshimura def Ohki
Endo def Nagasawa
World League (8min 3R): Kowalski def Calhoun
Toyonobori (DQ) Marella
Baba def Suzuki
Rikidozan & Togo def Atkins & Townsend

1963/05/15 Tachikawa, Tokyo
Yoshiwara def Ueda
Ohki drew Suzuki
World League (8min 3R): Atkins def Townsend
Yoshimura def Giant Baba
Kowalski, Calhoun, & Marella (DQ) Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Togo

1963/05/16 Yokohama
Yoshiwara def Koma
Toyonobori def Nagasawa
World League (8min 3R)?: Kowalski def Ohki
Baba def Suzuki
Townsend def Endo
Yoshimura & Togo def Marella & Atkins
Rikidozan def Calhoun

1963/05/17 Tokyo
Ohki def Endo
Baba drew Calhoun
Yoshimura def Marella
Togo & Toyonobori def Atkins & Townsend
World League Final: Rikidozan (2-1) Kowalski

1:Rikidozan (5:01)
2:Kowalski (7:30 COR)
3:Rikidozan (5:50 half crab)

1963/05/19 Osaka - Pref. Gym
Suzuki (DCOR) Endo
Ohki def Nagasawa
Togo def Townsend
Giant Baba (DQ) Marella
Kowalski & Atkins def Toyonobori & Michiaki Yoshimura
Destroyer def Rikidozan

1963/05/21 Nagoya - Kanayama Gym
Endo def Nagasawa
Marella def Ohki
Baba def Suzuki
Yoshimura (DQ) Townsend
Destroyer def Togo
All Asia Tag Team Title: Rikidozan & Toyonobori* (2-0) Kowalski & Atkins

1:Rikidozan (7:46 DQ)
2:Rikidozan (5:46 pin) Atkins

1963/05/22 Shizuoka
Yoshiwara def Hirano
Suzuki drew Ohki
Atkins def Endo
Destroyer def Giant Baba
Kowalski & Marella
Rikidozan & Toyonobori & Michiaki Yoshimura def Kowalski, Marella, & Townsend

1963/05/24 Tokyo - Metropolitan Gym (12,000)
Hoshino (10:30 boston crab) Otsubo
Yoshiwara (14:45 half crab) Hirai
Ohki (20min limit draw) Mammoth Suzuki
Giant Baba (5:55 arm bar) Endo
Yoshimura (8:55 CO) Townsend
Togo (7:38 backslide) Marella
Toyonobori (1-1) Killer Kowalski
   1: Toyonobori (3:32 half crab)
   2: Kowalski (3:19 pin)
   3: (2:12 DCOR)
WWA World Heavyweight Title: The Destroyer* (28:15 DKO) Rikidozan


1963/05/31 Tokyo
Toyonobori & Ohki def Giant Baba & Suzuki
Marella (DCOR) Yoshimura

1963/06/07 Tokyo
Ueda def Kakutaro Koma
Hoshino def Motoshi Okuma Gantetsu Matsuoka def Otsubo
Yoshiwara def Hirai
Battle Royal: Ohki won


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