Kazuo Yamazaki



Height: Unknown

Weight: Unknown

Real Name: Kazuo Yamazaki

DOB: 8/15/1962

Hometown: Unknown

Other Names: None

Wrestler Since: 1982

Finishing Maneuver: Unknown

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #92(1997)

Other Related Websites:
Kazuo Yamazaki - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (40 - 40, 1 DCO, 1 Draw, 1 NC)
- NJPW Sumo Hall (June 2, '83) = Kazuo Yamazaki fell to Nobuhiko Takada.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (November 3, '83) = Yamazaki & Nobuhiko Takada were beaten by Kuniaki Kobayashi & Isamu Teranishi.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (February 7, '84) = Yamazaki & Nobuhiko Takada lost to Kantaro Hoshino & Baby Face.
- NJPW IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title League (February '86) = Yamazaki competed in the league, which was won by Shiro Koshinaka.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (May 1, '86) = Yamazaki, Yoshiaki Fujiwara, Osamu Kido, Akira Maeda, & Nobuhiko Takada won a "Series Elimination" Match over Tatsumi Fujinami, Kengo Kimura, Shiro Koshinaka, Seiji Sakaguchi, & Keiichi Yamada.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (June 19, '86) = Yamazaki & Nobuhiko Takada fought to a No-Contest with Shiro Koshinaka & the Cobra.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (April 27, '87) = Yamazaki pinned Shinya Hashimoto.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (June 12, '87) = Yamazaki took down Norio Honaga.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 2, '87) = Yamazaki & Masa Funaki fought to a 20-Minute Draw with Norio Honaga & Hiro Saito.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 19, '87) = Yamazaki defeated Hiro Saito in the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title Tournament.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 20, '87) = Yamazaki fell to Nobuhiko Takada in the semi-finals of the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title Tournament. Kuniaki Kobayashi would win the tournament.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (October 25, '87) = Yamazaki & Nobuhiko Takada beat Shiro Koshinaka & Keiichi Yamada.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (December 4, '87) = Yamazaki, Nobuhiko Takada, & Keiichi Yamada won over Norio Honaga, Hiro Saito, & Dynamite Chris.
- NJPW Inoki Toukan Live III (December 27, '87) = Yamazaki & Yoshiaki Fujiwara, as the IWGP Tag-Team Champions, fought to a Double Countout with Osamu Kido & Nobuhiko Takada.
- NJPW Top of the Super Junior '88 (January/February) = Yamazaki competed in the league, which was won by Shiro Koshinaka.
- UWF Budokan Hall (January 10, '89) = Yamazaki forced Trevor Clarke to submit in the 5th round.
- UWF Osaka Baseball Stadium (May 4, '89) = Yamazaki defeated Nobuhiko Takada.
- UWF U-Cosmos (November 29, '89) = Yamazaki lost in the 3rd round to Chris Dolman.
- UWF Budokan Hall (January 16, '90) = Yamazaki took down Yoji Anjoh.
- UWF Budokan Hall (May 4, '90) = Yamazaki won over Tatsuo Nakano.
- UWFI Sumo Hall (December 22, '91) = Yamazaki defeated Tatsuo Nakano.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (October 23, '92) = Yamazaki was beaten by Kiyoshi Tamura.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (February 14, '93) = Yamazaki took down Dennis Koslowski.
- UWFI The Fight of Champions (May 6, '93) = Yamazaki defeated Yuko Miyato.
- UWFI Sumo Hall (July 18, '93) = Yamazaki won over Yoji Anjoh.
- UWFI The Fight of Champions 2 (August 13, '93) = Yamazaki fell to Super Vader.
- UWFI Shootfighting (October 4, '93) = Yamazaki forced Bad News Brown to submit.
- UWFI Jingu Stadium (December 5, '93) = Yamazaki & Mark Silver beat Yuko Miyato & Naoki Sano.
- UWFI The Kings Road: 3rd Anniversary Show (February 25, '94) = Yamazaki lost to Yoji Anjoh.
- UWFI Shootfighting II (April 13, '94) = Yamazaki was beaten by Nobuhiko Takada.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (May 6, '94) = Yamazaki won over Tatsuo Nakano.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (June 10, '94) = Yamazaki & Yoji Anjoh fell to Salman Hashimikov & Victor Zangiev.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (August 18, '94) = Yamazaki forced Tatsuo Nakano to submit.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (October 8, '94) = Yamazaki & Gary Albright defeated John Tenta & Super Vader.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (November 30, '94) = Yamazaki beat Masahito Kakihara.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (January 16, '95) = Yamazaki & James Stone took down Billy Scott & Nobuhiko Takada.
- Weekly Pro At Tokyo Dome (April 2, '95) = Yamazaki, Gary Albright, & Gene Lydick fell to Masahito Kakihara, Billy Scott, & Nobuhiko Takada.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (June 18, '95) = Yamazaki lost to Yoshihiro Takayama.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 12, '95) = Yamazaki forced Jushin Liger to submit.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 13, '95) = Yamazaki took down Osamu Kido.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 14, '95) = Yamazaki & Osamu Kido defeated Riki Choshu & Takayuki Iizuka.
- NJPW Super Grade Tag League V (October '95) = Yamazaki & Osamu Kido lost in the finals to Masa Chono & Hiroyoshi Tenzan.
- NJPW Wrestling War In Tokyo Dome '96 (January 4) = Yamazaki was pinned by Shinya Hashimoto.
- UWFI Budokan Hall (March 1, '96) = Yamazaki & Takashi Iizuka fell to Yoji Anjoh & Yoshihiro Takayama.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (April 25, '96) = Yamazaki beat Hiro Saito.
- WAR Six Man Tag-Team Title Tournament (July 20, '96) = Yamazaki, Takashi Iizuka, & Osamu Kido lost in the first round to Hiromichi Fuyuki, Gedo, & Jado. Masahito Kakihara, Yuki Sano, & Nobuhiko Takada won the tournament.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 2, '96) = Yamazaki forced Keiji Mutoh to submit in a '96 G-1 Climax League match.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 3, '96) = Yamazaki was pinned by Shiro Koshinaka in a '96 G-1 Climax League match.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 4, '96) = Yamazaki defeated Satoshi Kojima in a '96 G-1 Climax League match.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 5, '96) = Yamazaki was beaten by Masa Chono in a '96 G-1 Climax League match.
- NJPW Super Grade Tag League VI (October/November '96) = Yamazaki & Takashi Iizuka competed in the league, which was won by Shinya Hashimoto & Scott Norton.
- NJPW Wrestling War In Tokyo Dome '97 (January 4) = Yamazaki, Takashi Iizuka, Osamu Kido, & Yuji Nagata fell to Junji Hirata, Satoshi Kojima, Manabu Nakanishi, & Osamu Nishimura.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (February 16, '97) = Yamazaki lost to the IWGP Heavyweight Champion, Shinya Hashimoto.
- NJPW Battle Formation '97 (April 12) = Yamazaki & Osamu Kido were beaten by Junji Hirata & Satoshi Kojima.
- NJPW Strong Style Evolution (May 3, '97) = Yamazaki took down Kendo Kashin.
- NJPW Budokan Hall (June 5, '97) = Yamazaki, Tatsumi Fujinami, & Kensuke Sasaki defeated Shiro Koshinaka, Akira Nogami, & Michiyoshi Ohara.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 1, '97) = Yamazaki was forced to submit to Shinya Hashimoto in the first round of the '97 G-1 Climax Tournament.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 2, '97) = Yamazaki, Takashi Iizuka, & Osamu Kido fell to Tatsutoshi Goto, Kuniaki Kobayashi, & Michiyoshi Ohara.
- NJPW The Four Heaven (August 10, '97) = Yamazaki & Kensuke Sasaki won the IWGP Tag-Team Titles, defeating Satoshi Kojima & Manabu Nakanishi.
- NJPW Three Gun Tag-Team Tournament (September '97) = Yamazaki & Kensuke Sasaki beat Masa Chono & nWo Sting, Shinya Hashimoto & Tadao Yasuda, and Hiroyoshi Tenzan & the Great Muta to win the tournament.
- NJPW Budokan Hall (September 23, '97) = Yamazaki & Kensuke Sasaki fell to Masa Chono & the Great Muta.
- NJPW Final Battle Hall (November 2, '97) = Yamazaki was forced to submit to Don Frye.
- NJPW Super Grade Tag League VII (November/December '97) = Yamazaki & Kensuke Sasaki lost in the semi-finals to Shinya Hashimoto & Manabu Nakanishi. Masa Chono & Keiji Mutoh won the tournament.
- NJPW Budokan Hall (February 15, '98) = Yamazaki lost to Keiji Mutoh.
- NJPW Inoki's Final Opponent Tournament (March/April '98) = Yamazaki lost in the first round to the eventual winner, Don Frye.
- NJPW The Inoki Final (April 4, '98) = Yamazaki, Junji Hirata, & Tadao Yasuda lost to Tatsutoshi Goto, Shiro Koshinaka, & Michiyoshi Ohara.
- NJPW IWGP Tag-Team Titles Tournament (June '98) = Yamazaki & Kensuke Sasaki won over Michael Wallstreet & Big Titan, then lost to the eventual winners, Masa Chono & Hiroyoshi Tenzan.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (July 31, '98) = Yamazaki defeated Tatsumi Fujinami in a '98 G-1 Climax Tournament match.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 1, '98) = Yamazaki forced Kensuke Sasaki to submit in a '98 G-1 Climax Tournament match.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 2, '98) = Yamazaki beat Masa Chono, then lost to Shinya Hashimoto in the finals of the '98 G-1 Climax Tournament.
- NJPW Rising The Next Generation (August 8, '98) = Yamazaki & Osamu Nishimura beat Takashi Iizuka & Tadao Yasuda.
- NJPW WCW Tag-Team Titles Contenders League (September '98) = Yamazaki & Shinya Hashimoto lost in the finals to Yuji Nagata & Kensuke Sasaki.
- NJPW Super Grade Tag League VIII (November/December '98) = Yamazaki & Kensuke Sasaki competed in the league, which was won by Satoshi Kojima & Keiji Mutoh.
- NJPW St Valentine's Day Massacre (February 14, '99) = Yamazaki & Tatsumi Fujinami took down Shiro Koshinaka & Genichiro Tenryu.
- NJPW Strong Style Symphony (April 10, '99) = Yamazaki & Kazuyuki Fujita defeated Yuki Ishikawa & Alexander Okutsu.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 13, '99) = Yamazaki was beaten by Shinya Hashimoto in a '99 G-1 Climax League match.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 14, '99) = Yamazaki was forced to submit to Masa Chono in a '99 G-1 Climax League match.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 15, '99) = Yamazaki lost, via forfeit, to Shiro Koshinaka in a '99 G-1 Climax League match.
- NJPW Wrestling World '00 (January 4) = Yamazaki was pinned by Satoshi Kojima.

Title Summary:
- NJPW IWGP Tag-Team Champion w/ Yoshiaki Fujiwara (9/01/87 - 1/18/88)
- NJPW IWGP Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Takashi Iizuka (6/12/96 - 7/16/96)
- NJPW IWGP Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Kensuke Sasaki (8/10/97 - 10/19/97)

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