Kaz Hayashi

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[Kaz Hayashi GALLERY]

[Jung Dragons]

Title History

  • AJPW All Asia Tag Team titles (as Shiryu) w/ Great Kosuke defeating Mr. Gannosuke and Tetsuhiro Kuroda (January 2, 2004);
  • AJPW (All Japan) World Tag Team titles w/ Satoshi Kojima defeating Arashi and Keiji Mutoh (January 18, 2004);
  • AJPW (All Japan) World Junior Heavyweight title defeating Blue K for vacant title (February 22, 2004);
  • Kaientai Dojo Strongest K title defeating Hi 69 (September 11, 2004);
  • NWA International Lightweight Tag Team titles w/ Laonard Spanky defeating Tomohiro Ishii and Tatsuhito Takaiwa (Sept 19, 2004);

Career Highlights

In The Beginning:

  • June 30, 1994: Shiryu competed in the WAR promotion’s six man tag team tournament with Masao Orihara and Great Sasuke.
  • August 3, 1996: Shiryu won the Central America Middleweight.
  • October 10, 1996: Shiryu/Michinoku/Funaki/Togo/Teioh beat Hamada/Naniwa/Yakushiji/Delfin/Tiger Mask IV at Sumo Hall.

World Championship Wrestling:

  • February 1998 – Superbrawl VIII: Kaz Hayashi worked a dark match against Ultimo Dragon.
  • Kaz Hayashi later debuted on WCW TV as a horribly packaged as a Disco Inferno wannabe.
  • April 2, 1998 – Malice at the Palace: Kaz Hayashi and Juventud Guerrera beat Psicosis and El Dandy.
  • Kaz Hayashi eventually found a niche in a group of cruiserweights calling themselves the Young Dragons with Yang and Jamie San.
  • January 14, 2001 – WCW’s Sin PPV: Kaz Hayashi and Yang beat Evan Karagias and Jamie Knoble.
  • Kaz was clearly one of the most promising Cruiserweights to enter North America, but like most things, WCW failed to use him right.

World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment:

  • The WWF purchased Kaz Hayashi’s WCW contract and assigned him to the company’s developmental territory, HWA.
  • Kaz Hayashi was granted his release from the WWE so he could begin working for All Japan Pro Wrestling.

All Japan Pro Wrestling:

  • Spring 2002: Kaz Hayashi/Keiji Mutoh/George Hines won the Giant Baba Memorial six-man Tag Team Tournament.
  • July 17, 2002 – AJPW PPV: Kaz Hayashi/Jimmy Yang/George Hines defeated Johnny Smith/Naniwa/Hijikata.
  • August 30, 2002: Kaz Hayashi defeated Yang in Tokyo to become #1 Contender for the AJPW Junior Heavyweight title!
  • September 2002: Kaz Hayashi and Jimmy Yang won the AJPW Real World Junior Heavyweight Tag Team League.
  • October 27, 2002 – AJPW PPV: Kaz Hayashi and Jimmy Yang defeated Hideki Hosaka and Gran Naniwa.
  • March 22, 2003: Kaz Hayashi and Keiji Mutoh defeated Satoshi Kojima and Jimmy Yang in Tokyo.
  • November 2, 2003 – Michinoku Pro Wrestling 10th Anniversary PPV: Kai En Tai DX reforms!
  • ~~~Togo/Teioh/Shiryu/TAKA/Hanzo Nakajima beat Jinsei Shinzaki/Hayate/Kesen Numa-jiro/Kazuya Yuasa/Chi-Nen Hokkai.
  • December 27, 2003 – ROH/AJPW Final Battle: AJ Styles defeated Kaz Hayashi with the Styles Clash.
  • January 4, 2004 – Z1 Hustle-1: Satoshi Kojima and Kaz Hayashi b Dos Caras Jr. and Solar.
  • March 7, 2004 – Z1 Hustle-2: Kaz Hayashi and Leonardo Spanky defeated Low Ki and Homicide.
  • May 8, 2004 – Z1 Hustle-3: Kaz Hayashi and Leonardo Spanky defeated Low Ki and TAKA Michinoku.
  • July 21, 2004 – Hawaiian Championship Wrestling: Kaz Hayashi defeayed Kenshin.
  • July 25, 2004 – Z1 Hustle-4: Spanky and Kaz Hayashi defeated Sonjay Dutt and Josh “The Elvis” Daniels.
  • September 20, 2004 – Z1 Hustle-5: Spanky and Kaz Hayashi defeated Flying Vampires #16 and #28.
  • May 29, 2005 – AJPW: Satoshi Kojima and Kaz Hayashi defeated Kensuke Sasaki and Katsuhiko Nakajima.
  • June 26 2005 – Michinoku Pro: Kaz Hayashi and Taiji Ishimori vs Jinsei Shinzaki and Kagetora ended in a draw.
  • ~~~Kaz Hayashi and Jinsei Shizaki and Taiji Ishimori and Kagetora b Touru Owashi and YASSHI and Shogo Takagi and Berlinetta Boxer II.
  • June 21 2005 – Cruiser’s Game: Kaz Hayashi and Taichi Ishikari defeated MIKAMI and Onryo.
  • August 4, 2005 – Wrestle-One (debut show): Kaz Hayashi defeated A.J. Styles.
  • November 19 2005 – AJPW: Taiji Ishimori and Katsuhiko Nakajima beat Kaz Hayashi and Space Lone Wolf (Nosawa).
  • November 20 2005 – AJPW: Team 3D defeated Satoshi Kojima and Kaz Hayashi (Real World Tag League Block B)
  • November 23, 2005 – AJPW: Satoshi Kojima and Kaz Hayashi beat Shuji Kondo and Brother YASSHI (Real World Tag League Block B).
  • November 26, 2005 – AJPW: Satoshi Kojima and Kaz Hayashi defeated Arashi and Ryuji Hijikata
  • November 27, 2005 – AJPW: Keiji Muto and Akebono and Ryuji Hijikata beat Satoshi Kojima and Kaz Hayashi and Akira Raijin.
  • November 28, 2005 – AJPW: Satoshi Kojima and Kaz Hayashi beat D-Lo Brown and Buchanan (Real World Tag League Block B).
  • November 29, 2005 – AJPW: Kensuke Sasaki/Katsuhiko Nakajima/Taiji Ishimori beat Satoshi Kojima/Kaz Hayashi/Space Lone Wolf.
  • November 30, 2005 – AJPW: Satoshi Kojima and Kaz Hayashi and Kohei Suwama beat TARU and Giant Bernard and Shuji Kondo.
  • December 1, 2005 – AJPW: Muto/Arashi/Ryuji Hijikata/Akebono beat Kojima/Kensuke Sasaki/Hayashi/Katsuhiko Nakajima
  • December 3, 2005 – AJPW: Kensuke Sasaki and Katsuhiko Nakajima beat Satoshi Kojima and Kaz Hayashi (RW Tag League Block B).
  • December 5, 2005 – AJPW: TARU/Giant Bernard/Shuji Kondo/Brother YASSHI beat Kojima/Hayashi/Kohei Suwama/Taiji Ishimori.
  • April 7, 2007 – Pro Wrestling Guerrilla: Kaz Hayashi defeated Alex Shelley..
  • April 8, 2007 – Pro Wrestling Guerrilla: Kaz Hayashi defeated PAC (from the UK).
  • October 12, 2014 – TNA Bound For Glory: TNA X-Division champion Samoa Joe defeated Low Ki and Kaz Hayashi in a triple threat match to retain the title.
  • November 23, 27, 2015 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated Hiroki Murase.
  • December 1, 2015 – Tokyo Gurentai: Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka defeated KAI & Shota.
  • December 5, 2015 – W-1: New Wild Order (AKIRA, Kumagoro & Manabu Soya) & Kaz Hayashi defeated TriggeR (Hiroki Murase, Masayuki Kono, Shotaro Ashino & Shuji Kondo) in a tag team elimination match.
  • December 6, 2015 – W-1: Real Desperado (KAZMA SAKAMOTO & NOSAWA) & Yuji Hino defeated Hiroshi Yamato, Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka.
  • December 12, 2015 – W-1: Hiroshi Yamato & Kaz Hayashi defeated Jackets (Hiroki Murase & Shotaro Ashino).
  • December 20, 2015 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka defeated KAI & Shota.
  • December 24, 2015 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Minoru Tanaka & TAJIRI defeated Jackets (Hiroki Murase & Shotaro Ashino) & Shuji Kondo.
  • January 10, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Minoru Tanaka & TAJIRI defeated Jackets (Jiro Kuroshio & Yasufumi Nakanoue) & Yuya Susumu.
  • January 16, 2016 – W-1: NOSAWA Rongai & Yuji Hino defeated Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka.
  • January 17, 2016 – W-1: Daiki Inaba & Kaz Hayashi defeated Andy Wu & Hiroshi Yamato.
  • January 24, 2016 – W-1: TriggeR (Masayuki Kono & Shuji Kondo) defeated Daiki Inaba & Kaz Hayashi.
  • January 31, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Minoru Tanaka & TAJIRI defeated Jackets (Jiro Kuroshio, Seiki Yoshioka & Yasufumi Nakanoue) to win the UWA world trios title.
  • February 10, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Keiji Muto & Yuji Okabayashi defeated Hamakami (Hideyoshi Kamitani & Ryota Hama) & The Great Kabuki.
  • February 21, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka defeated New Wild Order (AKIRA & Kumagoro).
  • February 27, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Minoru Tanaka & TAJIRI defeated New Wild Order (AKIRA, Kumagoro & Manabu Soya) to retain the UWA world trios title.
  • March 5, 2016 – W-1: Hiroshi Yamato & Kaz Hayashi defeated KAI & Masayuki Mitomi.
  • March 6, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated NOSAWA Rongai.
  • March 11, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated Jiro Kuroshio.
  • March 13, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated KAI.
  • March 20, 2016 – W-1: KAI, Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka defeated Hiroki Murase, Masayuki Kono & Shotaro Ashino.
  • March 21, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Minoru Tanaka & New Wild Order (Kumagoro & Manabu Soya) defeated Real Desperado (KAZMA SAKAMOTO, Koji Doi, NOSAWA Rongai & Yuji Hino).
  • March 27, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Minoru Tanaka & TAJIRI defeated Hiroki Murase, Masayuki Kono & Shotaro Ashino to retain the UWA world trios title.
  • March 30, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated Seigo Tachibana.
  • April 4, 2016 – Tokyo Gurentai: CIMA & Kaz Hayashi defeated Chikara & Mitsuo Momota.
  • April 6, 2016 – W-1: Hiroki Murase, Shotaro Ashino & YASSHI defeated Kaz Hayashi, Masayuki Mitomi & Shota.
  • April 10, 2016 – W-1: KAI & Kaz Hayashi defeated New Wild Order (Kumagoro & Manabu Soya).
  • April 17, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Minoru Tanaka & TAJIRI defeated Real Desperado (KAZMA SAKAMOTO, NOSAWA Rongai & Yuji Hino) to retain the UWA world trios title.
  • April 24, 28, 2016 – W-1: KAI & Kaz Hayashi defeated Keiichi Sato & Kotaro Suzuki.
  • May 1, 2016 – W-1: Andy Wu & Kaz Hayashi defeated Keiichi Sato & Kotaro Suzuki.
  • May 4, 2016 – W-1: Kotaru Suzuki defeated Kaz Hayashi to retain the WRESTLE-1 cruiserweight title.
  • May 8, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated Hiroki Murase.
  • May 15, 2016 – W-1: KAI, Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka defeated TriggeR (Hiroki Murase, Masayuki Kono & Shotaro Ashino).
  • May 22, 2016 – W-1: Keiichi Sato & Kotaro Suzuki defeated Kaz Hayashi & Kohei Fujimura.
  • May 29, 2016 – W-1: TriggeR (Masayuki Kono & Shotaro Ashino) defeated KAI & Kaz Hayashi.
  • June 4, 2016 – W-1: TriggeR (Hiroki Murase, Masayuki Kono & Shotaro Ashino) defeated KAI, Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka.
  • June 8, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Minoru Tanaka & TAJIRI defeated TriggeR (Hiroki Murase, Masayuki Kono & YASSHI) to retain the world trios title.
  • June 12, 2016 – W-1: Kohei Fujimura & Minoru Tanaka defeated Kaz Hayashi & Masayuki Mitomi.
  • June 15, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated Minoru Suzuki in the 1st round.
  • June 18, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka defeated TriggeR (Hiroki Murase & Masayuki Kono).
  • June 26, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated Masayuki Kono in the 2nd round.
  • July 1, 2016 – W-1: Yuji Hino defeated Kaz Hayashi in the semi-finals.
  • July 3, 2016 – W-1: New Wild Order (Kumagoro & Manabu Soya), Kaz Hayashi & Minoru Tanaka defeated Real Desperado (KAZMA SAKAMOTO, Koji Doi, NOSAWA Rongai & Yuji Hino).
  • July 9, 2016 – W-1: New Wild Order (Kumagoro & Manabu Soya) defeated KAI & Kaz Hayashi.
  • July 19, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated NOSAWA Rongai.
  • July 29, 2016 – W-1: Andy Wu, Daiki Inaba & Seiki Yoshioka defeated Kaz Hayashi, Minoru Tanaka & TAJIRI to win the UWA world trios title.
  • August 4, 2016 – Oudou The Power of Wrestling: New Wild Order (Kumagoro & Manabu Soya) defeated Andy Wu & Kaz Hayashi.
  • August 6, 2016 – W-1: Seiki Yoshioka defeated Kaz Hayashi & Masayuki Mitomi in a 3-way match.
  • August 11, 2016 – W-1: Dick Togo, Kaz Hayashi & The Great Sasuke defeated Shuji Kondo, Toru Owashi & YASSHI.
  • August 14, 2016 – W-1: KAI & Kaz Hayashi defeated Real Desperado (Koji Doi & MAZADA).
  • August 19, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki defeated Real Desperado (MAZADA & NOSAWA Rongai).
  • August 21, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki defeated Jake Omen & Masayuki Kono.
  • August 25, 2016 – Tokyo Gurentai: Jiro Kuroshio, Kaz Hayashi & Masao Inoue defeated Chavo Guerrero, Chikara & Mitsuo Momota.
  • August 26, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki defeated Seigo Tachibana & Shuji Kondo.
  • September 3, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi defeated Kohei Fujimura.
  • September 4, 2016 – W-1: TriggeR (Masayuki Kono & Shuji Kondo) defeated Jun Tonsho & Kaz Hayashi.
  • September 8, 2016 – W-1: TriggeR (Masayuki Kono & Shuji Kondo) defeated Jiro Kuroshio & Kaz Hayashi.
  • September 11, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Seigo Tachibana defeated Jun Tonsho & Shuji Kondo.
  • September 18, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki defeated TriggeR (Shuji Kondo & YASSHI) to win the vacant WRESTLE-1 tag team titles.
  • September 19, 2016 – W-1: KAI defeated Kaz Hayashi.
  • September 25, 2016 – W-1: Hiroki Murase & KAI defeated Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki.
  • October 1, 2016 – Tokyo Gurentai: Dick Togo, MEN’S Teioh & Shiryu defeated Tokyo Gurentai (FUJITA, KIKUZAWA & MAZADA).
  • October 2, 2016 – W-1: Hiroki Murase defeated Kaz Hayashi.
  • October 9, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki defeated Hiroki Murase & KAI to retain the WRESTLE-1 tag team titles.
  • October 10, 2016 – W-1: Seigo Tachibana & Yusuke Kodama defeated Jun Tonsho & Kaz Hayashi.
  • October 16, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki defeated Andy Wu & Yusuke Kodama.
  • October 28-29, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki defeated Jun Tonsho & Yusuke Kodama.
  • November 2, 2016 – W-1: Yusuke Kodama defeated Kaz Hayashi to retain the WRESTLE-1 cruiserweight title.
  • November 3, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, NOSAWA Rongai & Shuji Kondo defeated Andy Wu, Kohei Fujimura & Yusuke Kodama.
  • November 5, 2016 – W-1: Daiki Inaba, Koji Doi & Yusuke Kodama defeated Kaz Hayashi, Masayuki Kono & NOSAWA Rongai.
  • November 11, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Kotaro Suzuki & Yuji Hino defeated Jun Tonsho, Seigo Tachibana & Takanori Ito.
  • November 13, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Yuji Hino defeated Jiro Kuroshio & Seiki Yoshioka.
  • November 20, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Kotaro Suzuki, Masayuki Kono & Yuji Hino defeated Andy Wu, Jiro Kuroshio, Koji Doi & Seiki Yoshioka.
  • November 28, 2016 – Tokyo Gurentai: Dick Togo & Shiryu defeated Hikaru Sato & Rocky Kawamura to win the Tokyo Intercontinental tag team titles.
  • December 9, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki defeated NEWERA (Koji Doi & Kumagoro) to retain the WRESTLE-1 tag team titles.
  • December 11, 2016 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Kotaro Suzuki & Yuji Hino defeated Jun Tonsho, Seigo Tachibana & Takanori Ito.
  • December 18, 2016 – W-1: Daiki Inaba defeated Kaz Hayashi.
  • December 25, 2016 – W-1: NEWERA (Andy Wu, Daiki Inaba & Yusuke Kodama) defeated Kaz Hayashi, Kotaro Suzuki & NOSAWA Rongai.
  • December 31, 2016 – AJPW/BJW/DDT/K-DOJO/W-1: Hideyoshi Kamitani & Konosuke Takeshita defeated Danshoku Dino & Kaz Hayashi in the 1st round.
  • January 8, 2017 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi & Kotaro Suzuki defeated Daiki Inaba & Yusuke Kodama to retain the WRESTLE-1 tag team titles.
  • January 10, 2017 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Manabu Soya & Yuji Hino defeated Andy Wu, Daiki Inaba & Kumagoro.
  • January 15, 2017 – W-1: Kaz Hayashi, Masayuki Kono & Yuji Hino defeated NEWERA (Andy Wu, Daiki Inaba & Seiki Yoshioka).