The Great Muta was a winner in his final pro wrestling match as that character with the legendary Sting and Darby Allin as his tag team partners.
This will be the last year for The Great Muta as a pro wrestler. While he still plans to wrestle as Keiji Muto, his last match took place on January 22nd at a show called “Great Muta Final Bye-Bye” at the Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan.
— Pro Wrestling NOAH Global (@noahglobal) January 22, 2023
The Great Muta teamed with AEW’s Sting & Darby Allin to face Hakushi, AKIRA and Naomichi Marufuji. The match ended with Muta hitting a Shining Wizard knee on Hakushi for the pinfall win. Sting and Allin also hit their signature moves toward the finish of the match.
Here are the full results of the Great Muta Final Bye-Bye event on January 22nd.
* Kongo (Hajime Ohara & HIROKI) def. Atsushi Kotoge & Seiki Yoshioka
* Jungle Kyona & Saori Anou def. Maya Yukihi & Natsu Sumire
* Timothy Thatcher def. Masaaki Mochizuki
* Alejandro, Junta Miyawaki & Yasutaka Yano def. Eita, NOSAWA Rongai & Yoshinari Ogawa
* NOSAWA cut Miyawaki’s hair.
* Good Looking Guys (Anthony Greene, Jack Morris & Jake Lee) def. Daiki Inaba, Masa Kitamiya & Yoshiki Inamura
* GHC Martial Arts Rules: Kazushi Sakuraba def. Hideki Suzuki
* Lucha Libre Rules: AMAKUSA, Ninja Mack & Ultimo Dragon def. Dante Leon, Kzy & YO-HEY
* El Hijo del Dr. Wagner Jr., Kaito Kiyomiya, Satoshi Kojima & Takashi Sugiura def. Kongo (Katsuhiko Nakajima, Kenoh, Manabu Soya & Masakatsu Funaki)
* Great Muta, Sting & Darby Allin def. AKIRA, Hakushi & Naomichi Marufuji
— プロレスリング・ノア ｜PROWRESTLING NOAH (@noah_ghc) January 22, 2023
Muta will have one final match as Keiji Muto on February 21st when he faces Tetsuya Naito at Muto’s retirement show taking place at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan.
Thanks to Fightful for the results above.
Good bye ！！
— 武藤 敬司 (@muto_keiji) January 22, 2023