Yoshi," he said. wrestling, I wanted to be a wrestler. is The Great Muta.". Follow him on Twitter at https://twitter.com/scottfried. We need more writers about famous Japanese wrestler in the world.". Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for YOSHI TATSU WWE WRESTLING 8X10 LICENSED PROMO-PHOTO NEW #83 at the best online prices at eBay! A few months later in June 2014, Yoshi Tatsu parted ways with WWE. I think B ack in Decemeber of 2014, former WWE superstar Yoshi Tatsu broke his neck on a botched “Styles Clash” from AJ Styles during a match. But I am not Muta, I am Naofumi Yamamoto (August 1, 1977) is a Japanese professional wrestler and boxer. "I want to be the most "I needed to show Japanese culture, Japanese pride Loading... Close. Free shipping for many products! He was trained in the New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) Dojo and worked for NJPW from 2002 until 2008 when he signed with WWE. Furthermore, his aggressive appearance matched a fiercer intensity inside the ring. Do you want to see Yoshi Tatsu return to WWE someday. After his release in 2014, Yamamoto re-signed with New Japan Pro Wrestling then … in my action figure. His celebration was cut short on WWE NXT when Kidd beat down the Japanese Superstar, leaving him out of the ring for weeks. It’s aggressive," Tatsu told WWE.com. Naofumi Yamamoto is a Japanese professional wrestler and former boxer and mixed martial artist currently signed to All Japan Pro Wrestling, where he is the current Gaora TV Champion in his first reign. It’s been a long road to recovery, but Tatsu will finally be cleared to return to the ring next month after he undergoes some more tests just to be sure he can return to the ring. New. Sheamus discloses the actual details of his real-life fight. After his release in 2014, Yamamoto re-signed with New Japan Pro Wrestling then moved on to All Japan Pro Wrestling under the ring name YOSHITATSU. want to be the top in Japan and the United States," Tatsu said. In 2009, Y… Yoshi Tatsu made a triumphant return to in-ring action with a win over his rival, Tyson Kidd. I want to That’s why I want to be champion," Tatsu admitted. He has been following/writing about professional wrestling for many years and is a graduate of Lance Storm's Storm Wrestling Academy. Carrying on the tradition of great ring competitors bred in the Land of the Rising Sun, Yoshi Tatsu brought a unique style cultivated in the Far East to the landscape of WWE. He was trained in the New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) Dojo and worked for NJPW from 2002 until 2008 when he signed with WWE. “Everything with the action figure… it’s a respect thing. Yoshi Tatsu: Bio Carrying on the tradition of great ring competitors bred in the Land of the Rising Sun, Yoshi Tatsu brought a unique style cultivated in the Far East to the landscape of WWE. If you are interested in booking him for an upcoming event, please contact Brian Wittenstein at [email protected] Other talents available for bookings through Brian include Kip James (fka” Badd Ass” Billy Gunn), Teddy Long, and Crime Time (Shad Gaspard and JTG).”. He hopes to to inspire all Japanese people. Regal is sure Tatsu’s reinvigorated passion and drive are indicators that the Japanese Superstar is ready to make an impact in WWE right now. Naofumi Yamamoto (August 1, 1977) is a Japanese professional wrestler and boxer. He is based in Los Angeles. After he was constantly taunted by Kidd for having a shrine to his action figure, their rivalry escalated to a new level during a Necklace on a Pole Match, which Tatsu won. "When I was a child, I wanted to be a WWE The gifted performer chased the ECW Championship until the brand’s dissolution, but achieved arguably the biggest win of his still-budding career in a massive 26-man battle royal at WrestleMania XXVI – an appropriately grand stage for a Superstar with a global appeal. (Credit to WrestleZone for the transcription). He stated that the issue was blown out of proportion. "I am very proud of Japan, the country, and Japanese wrestling, too.