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Yoshihiro Takayama

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Win Rate
20 %
Finish Rate
0 %
Decision Win %
NA

Yoshihiro Takayama

Age
55
Stance
Orthodox
Nationality
Japan
Main Division
Heavyweight
Biography
He is one of only three men to hold all three of puroresus major heavyweight titles , the other being Kensuke Sasaki and Keiji Muto. Takayama is well known for his ability to endure massive amounts of punishment, and is regarded as one of the toughest professional wrestlers of all time. He has suffered numerous career threatening injuries, including a stroke after a match against Kensuke Sasaki in 2004.

Awards & Accolades

  • All Japan Pro Wrestling: All Asia Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Takao Omori
  • All Japan Pro Wrestling: Triple Crown Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • All Japan Pro Wrestling: World Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Takao Omori
  • Chō Hanabi Puroresu: Bakuha-ō Championship (1 time)
  • DDT Pro-Wrestling: KO-D Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Danshoku Dino
  • New Japan Pro-Wrestling: IWGP Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • New Japan Pro-Wrestling: IWGP Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Minoru Suzuki
  • New Japan Pro-Wrestling: NWF Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • Nikkan Sports: Match of the Year (2007) with Kenta Kobashi vs. Jun Akiyama and Mitsuharu Misawa on December 2
  • Nikkan Sports: Wrestler of the Year (2003)
  • Pro Wrestling Illustrated: Ranked No. 27 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2002
  • Pro Wrestling Noah: GHC Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • Pro Wrestling Noah: GHC Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Takao Omori (1) and Takuma Sano (1)
  • Pro Wrestling Noah: 2 Days Tag Tournament (2011) with Kenta
  • Pro Wrestling Noah: Global League (2010)
  • Pro Wrestling Noah: Global Tag League (2010) - with Takuma Sano
  • Pro Wrestling Noah: Global Tag League (2013) - with Kenta
  • Pro Wrestling Noah: Global Tag League Fighting Spirit Award (2014) - with KENTA
  • Pro Wrestling Zero1: NWA Intercontinental Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Kohei Sato
  • Tenryu Project: Tenryu Project 6-Man Tag Team Championship (1 time) - with Tatsutoshi Goto and Daisuke Sekimoto
  • Tenryu Project: Mizuchi-R (2014) – with Ryuichi Kawakami
  • Tokyo Sports: Best Tag Team Award (2004) with Minoru Suzuki
  • Tokyo Sports: Match of the Year Award (2002) vs. Yuji Nagata
  • Tokyo Sports: Match of the Year Award (2007) with Kenta Kobashi vs. Mitsuharu Misawa and Jun Akiyama
  • Tokyo Sports: MVP Award (2003)
  • Tokyo Sports: Outstanding Performance Award (2002)
  • Wrestle Association "R": WAR World Six-Man Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Yoji Anjo and Kenichi Yamamoto
  • Wrestling Observer Newsletter: Best Brawler (2002)
  • Wrestling Observer Newsletter: Fight of the Year (2002) vs. Don Frye

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Fighter Videos

PRIDE FC Free Fight: Don Frye vs Yoshihiro Takayama (2002)

 

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