Kiyoshi



Height: 6'0"

Weight: 210 lbs

Real Name: Akira Kawabata

DOB: 7/17/1978

Hometown: Takarazuka City, Hyogo, Japan

Other Names: Akira Raijin(AJPW), Kiyoshi(TNA)

Wrestler Since: 1998

Finishing Maneuver: Lightning Flash, Raijin Buster, Diving Headbutt

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #184(2010), #151(2009)

Other Related Websites:
Akira Raijin - Cagematch Bio
Kiyoshi - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Kiyoshi - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (4 - 13)
- AJPW Keiji Mutoh 20th Anniversary Show: Love & Bump (October 31, '04) = Akira Raijin was pinned by Kohei Suwama.
- AJPW The Unchained World (December 5, '04) = Raijin & Akira fell to Tomoaki Honma & Taichi Ishikari.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '05 (November/December) = Raijin & Kohei Suwama competed in the league, which was won by Team 3-D.
- AJPW Pro Wrestling Love in Ryogoku (August 27, '06) = Raijin was beaten by Ro-Z.
- NJPW Wrestle Kingdom in Tokyo Dome (January 4, '07) = Raijin, Nobutaka Araya, & Kikutaro were taken down by Masanobu Fuchi, Ryusuke Taguchi, & El Samurai.
- AJPW Pro Wrestling Love in Ryogoku Vol 2 (February 17, '07) = In a dark match, Raijin, Akira, & Kikutaro lost to Masanobu Fuchi, Nobukazu Hirai, & Ryuji Hijikata.
- CHIKARA Here Comes The International Invaders: First Stage - Attack Of The Phantom Shift (August 17, '07) = Raijin won, via DQ, over Claudio Castagnoli.
- CHIKARA Here Comes The International Invaders: Second Stage - Revenge Of The Clone Menace (August 18, '07) = Raijin lost to the NWA World Junior Heavyweight Champion, Mike Quackenbush.
- AJPW Pro Wrestling Love in Ryogoku Vol 5 (August 31, '08) = Raijin, Joe Doering, & Scott D'Amore defeated Shuji Kondo, Brother Yasshi, & Zodiac.
- TNA X Division Title Tournament (December '08/January '09) = Kiyoshi defeated Consequences Creed, then fell to Chris Sabin. Alex Shelley won the tournament.
- TNA X Division Title Tournament (December 8, 2008 - January 11, 2009) = Kiyoshi beat Consequences Creed, but then fell to Chris Sabin. Alex Shelley won the tournament.
- TNA Genesis '09 (January 11) = Kiyoshi, Sonjay Dutt, & Jimmy Rave lost a "Six-Man Elimination Tag-Team" Match to Eric Young & the Latin American Xchange.
- TNA Lockdown '09 (April 19) = Kiyoshi competed in an "Xscape" Match, which was won by the TNA X Division Champion, Suicide.
- TNA Sacrifice '09 (May 24) = In a dark match, Kiyoshi fell to the Amazing Red.
- TNA Final Resolution '09 (December 20) = Kiyoshi competed in the "Feast or Fired" Match, which was won by Sheik Abdul Bashir, Kevin Nash, Samoa Joe, and Rob Terry.

Title Summary:
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PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
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