Tatsumi Fujinami

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Title History

 

  • WWF Junior Heavyweight title defeating Jose Estrada (January 23, 1978);
  • WWF Junior Heavyweight title defeating Ryuma Go (October 4, 1979);
  • NWA International Junior Heavyweight title defeating Steve Keirn (February 1, 1980);
  • NWA International Junior Heavyweight title defeating Mike Graham (April 4, 1980);
  • WWF International Heavyweight title defeating Gino Brito (August 30, 1982);
  • UWA (Mexico) World Heavyweight title defeating Canek (May 1, 1983);
  • WWF International Heavyweight title defeating Riki Choshu (August 4, 1983);
  • WWF International Tag Team titles w/Kengo Kimura defeating Adrian Adonis & Dick Murdoch for vacant titles (May 24, 1985);
  • IWGP (New Japan) Tag Team titles w/Kengo Kimura defeating Seiji Sakaguchi & Antonio Inoki [Tournament] (December 12, 1985);
  • IWGP (New Japan) Tag Team titles w/Kengo Kimura defeating Osamu Kido & Akira Maeda (September 23, 1986);
  • IWGP (New Japan) Tag Team titles w/Kengo Kimura defeating Kazuo Yamazaki & Yoshiaki Fujiwara (January 18, 1988);
  • IWGP Heavyweight title defeating Big Van Vader for vacant title (May 8, 1988);
  • IWGP Heavyweight title defeating Riki Choshu for vacant title (June 24, 1988);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight title defeating The Grappler (October 15, 1988);
  • WCWA (World Class) World Heavyweight title defeating Kerry Von Erich (December 9, 1988);
  • IWGP Heavyweight title defeating Riki Choshu (December 26, 1990);
  • IWGP Heavyweight title defeating Big Van Vader (March 4, 1991);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Ric Flair (March 21, 1991);
  • CWA (Catch Wrestling Association) Intercontinental Heavyweight title defeating Bob Orton Jr. for vacant title (July 11, 1992);
  • IWGP Heavyweight title defeating Shinya Hashimoto (April 4, 1994);
  • IWGP Heavyweight title defeating Kensuke Sasaki (April 4, 1998);

 

Career Highlights

 

  • Fujinami started NJPW’s Jr Heavyweight division by winning the WWF Jr. Heavyweight Title..
  • Fujinami won the IWGP Jr Heavyweight title many times and had great matches against Antonio Inoki, Riki Chosyu and others..
  • Fujinami eventually moved up to the Heavywieght division..
  • Fujinami trained Gran Hamada & Ultimo Dragon..
  • Fujinami is the true master of the Dragon Sleeper and his a great Puroresu Legend .
  • May 14, 2005–NJPW: Mitsuharu Misawa & Tatsumi Fujinami defeated Jushin Liger & Masahiro Chono..
  • October 8, 2005–New Japan PPV: Tatsumi Fujinami & Osamu Nishimura defeated Riki Choshu & Tomohiro Ishii..
  • December 3 2005–NJPW: Hiroshi Tanahashi & Yutaka Yoshie beat Tatsumi Fujinami & Osamu Nishimura..
  • December 10, 2005–NJPW: Shinsuke Nakamura & Takashi Iizuka beat Tatsumi Fujinami & Yutaka Yoshie..
  • December 11, 2005–NJPW: Fujinami/Hiroshi Tanahashi/Yutaka Yoshie beat Masahiro Chono/Hiroyoshi Tenzan/Tatsutoshi Goto..

 

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