Kung Fu Naki



Height: 5'7"

Weight: 180 lbs

Real Name: Shoichi Funaki

DOB: 8/24/1968

Hometown: San Antonio, Texas

Other Names: Sho Funaki, Funaki, "#1 Smackdown Announcer"(WWE)

Wrestler Since: 1990

Finishing Maneuver: Powerbomb

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #390(2009), #393(2008), #270(2007), #252(2006), #108(2005), #138(2004), #116(2003), #103(2002), #135(2000), #163(1999)

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (5 - 22)
- WWF Over The Edge '98 (May) = Shoichi Funaki, Mens Teioh & Dick Togo won a "Handicap" Match over Taka Michinoku & Justin Bradshaw.
- WWF King of the Ring '98 = Shoichi Funaki, Mens Teioh & Dick Togo lost to Taka Michinoku & the Headbangers.
- WWF Summerslam '98 = Funaki, Taka Michinoku, Mens Teioh & Dick Togo lost a "Handicap" Match against Kurrgan, Golga & Giant Silva.
- WWF Breakdown (September '98) = In a dark match, Funaki & Mens Teioh fell to the Hardy Boyz.
- IWA Tag Team Title Tournament (January 7, '00) = Funaki & TAKA Michinoku beat Andy Anderson & the Scorpion, then lost to the eventual winners, Val Venis & Ricky Santana.
- WWF Wrestlemania 2000 = Funaki competed in a Hardcore "Battle Royal" match. At one point, Funaki pinned Viscera, winning the Hardcore Title. He later lost the belt to Rodney. Hardcore Holly 'won' the match in the end by getting the final pin, winning the belt.
- WWF Unforgiven '00 = Funaki competed in a Hardcore "Battle Royal", which was eventually won by WWF Hardcore Champion Steve Blackman.
- WWF Royal Rumble '01 = In a dark match, Kaientai (Funaki & Taka Michinoku) were beaten by Lo Down.
- WWF Judgment Day '01 = In a dark match, Kaientai fell to Hardcore & Crash Holly.
- WWF Survivor Series '01 = Funaki competed in the "Immunity Battle Royal", which was won by Test.
- WWE Rebellion '02 (October 26) = Funaki won over Crash Holly.
- WWE Vengeance '03 = Funaki competed in the "APA Invitational Barroom Brawl", which was won by Bradshaw.
- WWE Wrestlemania XX (March 14, '04) = Funaki competed in the "Cruiserweight Open" Gauntlet Match, which was won by the WWE Cruiserweight Champ, Chavo Guerrero Jr.
- WWE Judgment Day '04 (May 16) = In a dark match, Funaki was pinned by Mark Jindrak.
- WWE Armageddon '04 (December 12) = Funaki won the Cruiserweight Title from Spike Dudley.
- WWE No Way Out '05 (February 20) = Funaki lost the Cruiserweight Title in a "Cruiserweight Gauntlet" Match to Chavo Guerrero. Paul London, Spike Dudley, Shannon Moore, & Akio were the other participants.
- WWE Wrestlemania 21 (April 3, '05) = In a dark match, Funaki competed in a "Smackdown vs. Raw Battle Royal", which was won by Booker T.
- WWE Armageddon '05 (December 18) = In a dark match, Funaki was beaten by Jamie Noble.
- WWE Royal Rumble '06 (January 29) = Funaki lost a "Cruiserweight Open" Match to Gregory Helms, who won the Cruiserweight Title. Jamie Noble, Paul London, Kid Kash, and Nunzio were the other participants.
- WWE No Way Out '06 (February 19) = Funaki lost a "9-Man Sudden Death" Match to the Cruiserweight Champion, Gregory Helms. The other participants were Brian Kendrick, Kid Kash, Scotty Too Hotty, Paul London, Nunzio, Psicosis, and Super Crazy.
- WWE Wrestlemania 22 (April 2, '06) = In a dark match, Funaki competed in a "Battle Royal", which was won by Viscera.
- WWE Great American Bash '06 (July 23) = In a dark match, Funaki defeated Simon Dean.
- WWE No Way Out '07 (February 18) = Funaki competed in a "Cruiserweight Title Gauntlet" Match, which was won by Chavo Guerrero. The other competitors were Daivari, Gregory Helms, Scotty Too Hotty, Shannon Moore, Jamie Noble, and Jimmy Wang Yang.
- WWE Great American Bash '07 (July 22) = Funaki lost a "Cruiserweight Open" Match to Hornswoggle, who won the WWE World Cruiserweight Title. Chavo Guerrero, Shannon Moore, Jamie Noble, and Jimmy Wang Yang were the other participants.
- WWE Survivor Series '08 (November 23) = In a dark match, Kung Fu Naki fell to The Brian Kendrick.
- WWE Wrestlemania XXVI (March 28, '10) = In a dark match, Kung Fu Naki competed in a "Battle Royal", which was won by Yoshi Tatsu.

Title Summary:
- UWA Middleweight Champion (3/19/1997 - 5/24/1997)
- WWF Hardcore Champion (4/02/2000)
- TWA Heavyweight Champion (7/15/2000 - 2000)
- WWE World Cruiserweight Champion (12/12/2004 - 2/20/2005)