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Tokyo Pro Wrestling
Tokyo Pro Wrestling
Acronym Tokyo Pro or TPW
Type Private
Founder(s) Takashi Ishikawa
Owner(s) Takashi Ishikawa
Style Professional wrestling
Headquarters Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Pro Wrestling was the name of two professional wrestling promotions, based out of Tokyo, Japan.

HistoryEdit

1966-1967Edit

Tokyo Pro Wrestling, founded by Toyonobori, featured Johnny Valentine, Rusher Kimura, Haruka Eigen and Antonio Inoki. The company folded in 1967, and the owners went on to start International Wrestling Enterprise.

1994-1998Edit

Tokyo Pro Wrestling, founded by Takashi Ishikawa, featured local independent talent Great Kabuki, Masanobu Kurisu, Masao Orihara, Mr. Pogo, Shigeo Okumura, Apollo Sugawara, Minoru Fujita, Nobuhiko Takada, Tarzan Goto, Tomoaki Honma and others.

The company also featured overseas talent, former WWE Champion Edge, former WWE and Stampede star Bad News Allen, ECW Champion Sabu, Abdullah the Butcher, Eddie Jackie, Tom Howard, Mark Starr, Shocker, 2 Cold Scorpio and Jerry Flynn.

Tokyo Pro Wrestling ran its last show on February 13, 1998.

Notable alumniEdit

Inactive championshipsEdit

Championship: Last champion(s): Date won:
TWA Junior Heavyweight Championship Masao Orihara October 8, 1996
TWA Tag Team Championship Tiger Mask I & Yoji Anjo August 25, 1996

TournamentsEdit

Tournament Last winner Date won
Tokyo Junior Heavyweight Title Tournament Masao Orihara October 8, 1996

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