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KENTA KOBASHI RUMORS

KENTA Officially Signs With WWE

In one of the worst kept secrets in wrestling, WWE today officially announced the signing of international star KENTA at a house show in Osaka, Japan. The signing was announced in the ring by WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan. WWE executive Paul Levesque (Triple H) touted the signing of KENTA, who will be sent down to NXT to start his WWE run. “Kenta is an incredible performer who...
Via Between The Ropes
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Backstage Visitors At WWE’s Japan Events + A Sell Out?

– Japanese wrestling legend Kenta Kobashi attended the WWE live event in Tokyo, Japan on Friday. – Former WWE Superstar Sakamoto was also spotted backstage at several WWE live events in Japan this week. – The WWE live event in Tokyo, Japan on Friday was reportedly sold out. Hulk Hogan appeared on the show and cut a promo praising the Japanese fans, some of the Japanese legends and John Cena.
Via WZR Online
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Naomi Wasn’t with Total Divas Cast, Hart on The JBL & Cole Show, Kobashi at WWE, More

- Bret Hart appears on the latest episode of The JBL & Cole Show: - In the video below, NXT’s Angelo Dawkins, Bill DeMott, Tye Dillinger, Mojo Rawley and Troy McClain make their World Cup final predictions: - Japanese wrestling legend Kenta Kobashi was backstage for WWE’s live event in Tokyo today. - The cast of WWE Total Divas is already on their way back from a quick...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEOS: WWE’s ‘Hardcore Moments’ + JBL/Kobashi

– WWE has posted a video of the top ten hardcore championship moments: – JBL has posted a match featuring himself and Barry Windham against Kenta Kobashi and Johnny Ace. Just added Japan match with Kenta Kobashi, Johnny Ace and Barry Windham to http://www.YouTube.com/johnLayfieldShow …. Subscribe to channel to keep up!
Via PWS Entertainment
May 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Kenta Kobashi Officially Retires From Wrestling

Kenta Kobashi has officially retired from wrestling today. Kobashi had taken some time away from the ring due to injuries, and his final match was more of an official ceremony than anything else. In his final match, Kobashi teamed with Jun Akiyama, Keiji Mutoh, & Kensuke Sasake to defeat KENTA, Go Shiozaki, Yoshinobu Kanemaru and Shuhei Taniguchi. Kobashi pinning Kanemaru with...
Via PWS Entertainment
May 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Various News: New Jack On The Daily Show Video, EVOLVE

– Kenta Kobashi is retiring on Saturday at the NOAH show in Tokyo. Kobashi will team with Great Muta, Jun Akiyama, and Kensuke Sasaki to face the team of KENTA, Go Shiozaki, Yoshinobu Kanemaru, and Maybach Taniguchi. – Gabe Sapolsky posted the following EVOLVE match announcement today… EITA vs Tomahawk T.T. in a Dragon Gate Showcase match has been signed for EVOLVE on May 30th...
Via PWS Entertainment
May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Japan News – Ric Flair’s Opponents + Kenta Kobashi Retires

Credit: PuroresuSpirit.com – Kenta Kobashi has announced that his retirement match will be on May 11th at Nippon Budokan in Tokyo. The match will be held under the NOAH banner and his opponent will be named at a later date. Kobashi says he needs time to train for his final match due to recovering from neck injuries. – All Japan Pro Wrestling has released these images of Tatsumi...
Via WZR Online
January 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Dr. Wrestling:Kenta Kobashi Announces Retirement

Last week, the Japanese wrestling world was shocked when Pro Wrestling NOAH announced that the legendary, Kenta Kobashi, was released from his contract, which prompted several other wrestlers to announce that they wouldn’t resign with the company out of respect for Kobashi. While Kobashi is without a doubt one of the greatest wrestlers to step into a ring, he’s had several injuries...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
December 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Rapper ’50 Cent’ Talks Boxing & WWE, Kobashi’s Retirement

– Speaking to USA Today, music mogul-turned-boxing promoter 50 Cent believes the sport of professional boxing could benefit from utilizing WWE-style theatrics. “(We should) use some of the theatrics that you see in WWE and bringing them into a sport that doesn’t have a question mark — we know boxing is real. We don’t say ‘is that real?’ like wrestling. If you add those...
Via PWS Entertainment
December 09, 2012  |  Discuss

The Muppets Confirmed For RAW This Week, ‘Are You Serious?’

– Japanese pro wrestling legend Kenta Kobashi, best known for his time with All Japan Pro Wrestling and Pro Wrestling NOAH, announced on Sunday at the Pro Wrestling NOAH event at the Sumo Hall in Tokyo that he would be retiring. Kobashi stated he would like to wrestle one more match and stated he was not forced to retire. – WWE.com has announced that The Muppets will act as the...
Via WZR Online
December 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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