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A month later on August 26, Kaoru defeated Meiko Satomura in the finals of a tournament to become the number one contender to the AAAW Single Championship. However, due to Ozaki being the reigning AAAW Single Champion, Kaoru opted not to challenge for the title. On April 7, 2002, Kaoru and Ozaki defeated Chikayo Nagashima and Sugar Sato to win the AAAW Tag Team Championship. For most of 2002, Kaoru feuded with Meiko Satomura, which eventually led to a match on October 20, where Satomura and Ayako Hamada defeated D-Fix for the AAAW Tag Team Championship. On April 6, 2003, Kaoru and Ozaki were defeated by Chigusa Nagayo and Sakura Hirota in a Hair vs. Hair match and were both, as a result, shaved bald.. In June 2007, Kaoru began working regularly for Mayumi Ozaki’s Oz Academy promotion.

Rose advanced to the finals on the American side, while Mizunami was victorious on the Japanese side. You can keep up with all your wrestling news right here on Or, you can follow us over on our Twitter and Facebook pages. Still, Hikaru Shida doesn’t believe Japanese women’s wrestling has been forgotten entirely, and believes things may change again after difficulties with COVID-19 are not such a restrictive factor. Shida’s one of those rare women talents that can do badass wrestler but also do pin up route too without it taking away from her badass aura. She’s a pretty good actress too, she’s the best talent at selling Abadon act then anyone else.

Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Japan. Christian having a tough time with Hobbs as he launches Christian across the ring. Hobbs steps on Christian’s midsection, goes for a vader bomb and Christian gets his feet up.

In a rematch between the two teams on December 23, Shida and Fujimoto were victorious and became the new International Ribbon Tag Team Champions. Back in Ice Ribbon, Shida wrestled the biggest match of her career, up to that point, when she unsuccessfully challenged Yoshiko Tamura for the NEO Single and NWA Women’s Pacific Championships on December 26 at Ribbon Mania 2010. After defending the International Ribbon Tag Team Championship against Bambi and Makoto at a Kaientai Dojo event on March 20, Shida and Fujimoto lost the title to Emi Sakura and Ray six days later. Net Worth $5 Million Salary Under Review Source of Income Celebrity Cars Not Available House Living in own house.

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On May 25, Shida made her AEW debut at Double or Nothing, competing in a six women tag-team match. On August 31 at All Out, Riho defeated Shida where the winner competed for the inaugural AEW Women’s World Championship on October 2, the debut episode of Dynamite. On the January 1, 2020 episode of Dynamite, Shida lost in an AEW Women’s World Championship match involving the champion Riho, Britt Baker, and Nyla Rose, with Riho retaining. At Bash at the Beach, Shida teamed with Kris Statlander, defeating Brandi Rhodes and Melanie Cruise.

He was one of the biggest draws in the world in the late 2000s, capturing the mask of Black Warrior and the hair of Negro Casas, and main-eventing huge sellouts in Arena México. His momentum was dulled a bit by a WWE stint as the original Sin Cara, a gimmick he would eventually pass to Hunico (who also wrestled as Místico in Mexico). It took a role in a film about pro-wrestling to peak her interest. While she studied Judo and Kendo as a child, Shida initially began her career as an actress in the TV show, Muscle Venus.

Abadon AEW rose to prominence as The Living Dead Girl, a horrifying gimmick in the AEW.

His expertise includes writing, editing, research, photo editing, and video editing. In his free time, he enjoys bungee jumping and learning extinct languages. Hikaru Shida uploaded a few steamy photos to Instagram that got a lot of attention.

Considering how private Omega is about his relationships I wouldn’t be too surprised. Omega seems to stand by the Japanese pop culture way of not mixing your personal relationships with your professional career. They remained friends, and when AEW started, he brought her in because she is a solid wrestler with experience. She moved to America while she was chasing the title, buy Riho won most likely because Shida wasn’t fully in America yet and Baker got hurt. I mean let’s be real here, Kenny has been around Joshi wrestlers long enough where I wouldn’t be surprised if this was true. «” Keyakizaka46’s debut single to be titled ‘Silent Majority'”».

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On day two, he teamed with Chris Ridgeway and Lucky Kid in a six-man lucha rules tag team match, defeating Artemis Spencer, Chris Brookes and DJZ. On day three, Allin took part in a scramble match, which was won by Brookes. Kaoru returned from her femur injury on April 15, 2006, at an independent event produced by Chigusa Nagayo.

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He also wrestled at Amerika Ist Wunderbar, promoted by Westside Xtreme Wrestling , and in conjunction with WWN, where he was defeated by Avalanche. The following day at WWN Supershow Mercury Rising, he teamed with his wife Priscilla Kelly, where they were defeated by Austin Theory and Brandi Lauren. That same weekend, it was revealed he was going to be ending his three-year relationship with Evolve and WWN.