Ultimate History of Pro Wrestling - A Time Line of Every Major Event in Pro Wrestling History - 1995

By: Karl Stern (@wiwcool)

1995

01-04-1995: New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) holds NJPW Battle 7 at the Tokyo Egg Dome in front of a reported 62,500 fans. Results: UWA World Welterweight championship: Shinjiro Otani defeated El Samurai… IWGP Junior heavyweight title: Norio Honaga defeated Great Sasuke… Heisei Ishingun (Akitoshi Saito & Kuniaki Kobayashi & Great Kabuki) defeated JJ Jacks (Akira Nogami & Takayuki Iizuka) & Osamu Kido… Koji Kanemoto defeated Yuji Nagata… Hiroyoshi Tenzan defeated Manabu Nakanishi… Tiger Jeet Singh & Tiger Jeet Singh, Jr. defeated Heisei Ishingun (Michiyoshi Ohata & Shiro Koshinaka)… BVD Martial Arts Tournament: Sting defeated Tony Palmore… Antonio Inoki defeated Gerard Gordeau… Antonio Inoki defeated Sting to win the BVD Martial Arts Tournament… Riki Choshu & Yoshiaki Yatsu defeated Heisei Ishingun (Kengo Kimura & Tatsutoshi Goto)… Masahiro Chono & Sabu defeated Junji Hirata & Tatsumi Fujinami… Hawk Warrior (with Road Warrior Animal at ringside) defeated Scott Norton… IWGP World tag team title: Hiroshi Hase & Keiji Muto defeated Rick & Scott Steiner… IWGP World heavyweight title: Shinya Hashimoto defeated Kensuke Sasaki.

04-02-1995: Sha Yume no Kakehashi Magazine - Bridge of Dreams at the Tokyo Egg Dome in front of a reported 60,000 fans. Results: JWP match: Candy Okutsu & Dynamite Kansai & Fusayu Nochi & Hikari Fukuoka defeated Cutie Suzuki & Devil Masami & Hiromi Yagi & Mayumi Ozaki… LLPW match: MMA rules: Shinobu Kandori defeated Harley Saito… All Japan Women’s match: Aja Kong & Kyoko Inoue defeated Blizzard Yuki & Manami Toyota… Go Gundan match: Alien Deathmatch: Ryuma Go defeated Uchu Majin Silver X… IWA Japan match: Barbed Wire Board, Barbed Wire Bat, Bunkhouse Death Match: Leatherface (Mike Kirchner) & Shinji Nakamaki & Terry Funk defeated The Headhunters & Cactus Jack… Pancrase match: Minoru Suzuki defeated Christopher DeWeaver… PWFG match: Yoshiaki Fujiwara & Yuki Ishikawa defeated Carl Greco & Don Arakawa… Michinoku Pro match: Gran Naniwa & Super Delfin & Taka Michinoku defeated SATO & Shiryu & Great Sasuke… RINGS match: Akira Maeda defeated Chris Dolman… UWFI match: Billy Scott & Masahito Kakihara & Nobuhiko Takada defeated Gary Albright & Gene Lydick & Kazuo Yamazaki… FMW match: No Ropes Exploding Barbed Wire Deathmatch: Great Nita defeated Pogo Daiyo… All-Japan Pro Wrestling (AJPW) match: Akira Taue & Johnny Ace & Toshiaki Kawada went to a time limit draw with Kenta Kobashi & Stan Hansen & Mitsuharu Misawa… New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) match: Shinya Hashimoto defeated Masahiro Chono.

10-10-1995: New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) and Union of Wrestling Forces International (UWFI) hold NJPW vs UWFI ZenMen Sensou All Out War at the Tokyo Egg Dome in front of a reported 67,000 fans. Results: Tokimitsu Ishizawa & Yuji Nagata defeated Hiromitsu Kanehara & Kazushi Sakuraba… Shinjiro Otani defeated Kenichi Yamamoto… Yoshihiro Takayama defeated Takashi Iizuka… Naoki Sano defeated Jushin Thunder Liger… Riki Choshu defeated Yoji Anjo… Masahito Kakihara defeated Kensuke Sasaki… Shinya Hashimoto defeated Tatsuo Nakano… IWGP World heavyweight championship: Keiji Muto defeated Nobuhiko Takada.

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