Naomichi Marufuji



Height: 5'9"

Weight: 195 lbs

Real Name: Naomichi Marufuji

DOB: 9/26/1979

Hometown: Saitama, Japan

Other Names: None

Wrestler Since: 1998

Finishing Maneuver: Super Shiranui, Reverse Shiranui, Pole Shift

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #70(2011), #52(2010), #91(2009), #90(2008), #27(2007), #57(2006), #32(2005), #55(2004)

Other Related Websites:
Naomichi Marufuji - Green Destiny Bio
Naomichi Marufuji - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Naomichi Marufuji - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (43 - 25, 3 Draws)
- NOAH 1st Anniversary Show (July 27, '01) = Marufuji & KENTA Kobayashi fell to Superstar Steve & Scorpio.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (February 17, '02) = Marufuji kept the NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Title, taking down Juventud Guerrera.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (January 10, '03) = Marufuji & Yoshinari Ogawa won over Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (March 1, '03) = Marufuji & KENTA beat Makoto Hashi & Yoshinobu Kanemaru.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (June 6, '03) = Marufuji & KENTA fell to Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Takashi Sugiura.
- NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag-Team Title Tournament (June '03) = Marufuji & KENTA defeated Tsuyoshi Kikuchi & Mitsuo Momota, Yoshihito Sasaki & Tatsuhito Takaiwa, and Jushin Thunder Liger & Takehiro Murahama to win the tournament.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (September 12, '03) = Marufuji & KENTA stayed the NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Champs, winning over Makoto Hashi & Yoshinobu Kanemaru.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (November 1, '03) = Marufuji & KENTA retained the NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag-Team Titles, taking down Juventud Guerrera & Ricky Marvin.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (January 10, '04) = Marufuji & KENTA kept the NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag-Team Straps, defeating Wataru Inoue & El Samurai.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (March 6, '04) = Marufuji, KENTA, Mitsuo Momota, & Yasuhiro Suzuki won over Ricky Marvin, Superstar Steve, Donovan Morgan, & Michael Modest.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (April 25, '04) = Marufuji & KENTA, as the NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Champs, lost to the NOAH GHC Heavyweight Tag-Team Champions, Mitsuharu Misawa & Yoshinari Ogawa.
- NOAH Departure '04 (July 10) = Marufuji & KENTA retained the NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Titles, beating Kendo Kashin & Takashi Sugiura.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (September 10, '04) = Marufuji lost to Minoru Suzuki.
- NOAH Great Voyage '05 (January 8) = Marufuji & Takeshi Morishima beat Jun Akiyama & Makoto Hashi.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (March 5, '05) = Marufuji lost the NOAH Hardcore Title to Mohammed Yone.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (April 24, '05) = Marufuji & Minoru Suzuki defeated Mitsuharu Misawa & Kotaro Suzuki.
- NOAH Differ Cup Junior Heavyweight Tag-Team Tournament '05 (May) = Marufuji & KENTA defeated Iifushi Kota & Kudo, Kaz Hayashi & Leonardo Spanky, and Minoru Fujita & Ikuto Hidaka to win the tournament.
- NOAH Destiny '05 (July 18) = Marufuji & Minoru Suzuki retained the NOAH GHC Heavyweight Tag-Team Titles, beating Jun Akiyama & Makoto Hashi.
- NOAH 3rd Great Voyage (November 5, '05) = Marufuji & Minoru Suzuki fell to Jun Akiyama & Shiro Koshinaka.
- RoH Final Battle '05 (December 17) = Marufuji lost to the RoH World Heavyweight Champion, Bryan Danielson.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (January 22, '06) = Marufuji lost to the NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Champion, KENTA.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (March 5, '06) = Marufuji pinned Akira Taue.
- RoH Best In The World (March 25, '06) = Marufuji & KENTA defeated Bryan Danielson & Samoa Joe.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (April 23, '06) = Marufuji fell to Kenta Kobashi.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (July 16, '06) = Marufuji & KENTA fought to a 30-Minute Draw with Takeshi Morishima & Takeshi Rikio.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (September 9, '06) = Marufuji won the NOAH GHC Heavyweight Title, beating Jun Akiyama.
- RoH Glory By Honor V, Night 1 (September 15, '06) = Marufuji & KENTA defeated the Briscoes.
- RoH Glory By Honor V, Night 2 (September 16, '06) = Marufuji stayed the NOAH GHC Heavyweight Champ, taking down Nigel McGuinness.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (October 29, '06) = Marufuji retained the NOAH GHC Heavyweight Title, winning over KENTA.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (December 10, '06) = Marufuji lost the NOAH GHC Heavyweight Championship to Mitsuharu Misawa.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (January 21, '07) = Marufuji, KENTA, & Takeshi Rikio defeated Minoru Suzuki, Yoshihiro Takayama, & Suwa.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (March 4, '07) = Marufuji & Akira Taue were beaten by Takuma Sano & Yoshihiro Takayama.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (April 28, '07) = Marufuji, Ricky Marvin, & Yoshinori Ota fell to CIMA, Susumu Yokosuka, & the Dragon Kid.
- RoH Born Again (May 11, '07) = Marufuji won over Matt Sydal.
- RoH Respect Is Earned (May 12, '07) = Marufuji took down Rocky Romero.
- RoH United We Stand (June 22, '07) = Marufuji & Takeshi Morishima fell to Bryan Danielson & Nigel McGuinness.
- RoH Driven (June 23, '07) = Marufuji defeated BJ Whitmer.
- NOAH NTV Junior Heavyweight Tag-Team Cup (July '07) = Marufuji & Kota Ibushi competed in the league, which was won by Taiji Ishimori & KENTA.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (July 15, '07) = Marufuji & Kota Ibushi fell to Taiji Ishimori & KENTA.
- RoH Live In Tokyo (July 16, '07) = Marufuji & the Briscoes won over Atsushi Aoki, Ricky Marvin, & Matt Sydal.
- RoH Live In Osaka (July 17, '07) = Marufuji, Bryan Danielson, & CIMA defeated Masaaki Mochizuki & the No Remorse Corps (Davey Richards & Rocky Romero).
- NOAH Budokan Hall (September 9, '07) = Marufuji pinned Akitoshi Saito. Later on, Marufuji beat Takeshi Morishima.
- RoH Motor City Madness (September 14, '07) = Marufuji defeated El Generico.
- RoH Man Up (September 15, '07) = Marufuji lost a "Four Corner Survival" Match to Nigel McGuinness. Claudio Castagnoli and Chris Hero were the other participants.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (October 27, '07) = Marufuji & Takeshi Sugiura won the NOAH GHC Tag-Team Titles, defeating D-Lo Brown & Bull Buchanan.
- RoH Glory By Honor VI, Night 1 (November 2, '07) = Marufuji & Takeshi Morishima fought to a 30-Minute Draw with Mitsuharu Misawa & KENTA.
- RoH Glory By Honor VI, Night 2 (November 3, '07) = Marufuji was beaten by Claudio Castagnoli.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (December 2, '07) = Marufuji was pinned by Takeshi Morishima.
- RoH Rising Above (December 28, '07) = Marufuji took down Claudio Castagnoli.
- RoH Final Battle '07 (December 29, '07) = Marufuji defeated Davey Richards.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (March 2, '08) = Marufuji & Takashi Sugiura retained the NOAH GHC Tag-Team Titles, winning over the Briscoes.
- NOAH GHC Tag-Team Titles League (March/April '08) = Marufuji & Takashi Suigura competed in the league, which was won by Akitoshi Saito & Bison Smith.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (April 27, '08) = Marufuji & Takashi Sugiura beat Takeshi Morishima & Mohammed Yone.
- RoH Southern Navigation (May 9, '08) = Team NOAH (Marufuji, Takeshi Morishima, & Go Shiozaki) defeated the No Remorse Corps (Davey Richards, Rocky Romero, & Roderick Strong).
- RoH A New Level (May 10, '08) = Marufuji fell to Bryan Danielson.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (July 18, '08) = Marufuji, Mitsuharu Misawa, & Takashi Sugiura beat Kenta Kobashi, Katsuhiko Nakajima, & Yoshihiro Takayama.
- RoH Northern Navigation (July 25, '08) = Marufuji defeated Roderick Strong.
- RoH New Horizons (July 26, '08) = Marufuji & Roderick Strong took down Sweet & Sour Inc (Chris Hero & Go Shiozaki).
- RoH Fueling The Fire (August 1, '08) = Marufuji & Go Shiozaki lost to the RoH World Tag-Team Champions, the Age of the Fall (Tyler Black & Jimmy Jacobs).
- RoH Death Before Dishonor VI (August 2, '08) = Marufuji beat Go Shiozaki.
- NOAH NTV Junior Heavyweight Tag-Team League '08 (August/September) = Marufuji & Kento Miyahara competed in the league, which was won by Taiji Ishimori & KENTA.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (September 6, '08) = Marufuji & Kento Miyahara lost to Bryan Danielson & Davey Richards.
- RoH The Tokyo Summit (September 14, '08) = Marufuji & Katsuhiko Nakajima fought to a 35-Minute Draw with Kota Ibushi & KENTA.
- NOAH The Tournament '08 (December) = Marufuji lost in the first round to Yoshinari Ogawa. Akitoshi Saito won the tournament.
- RoH All-Star Extravaganza IV (December 26, '08) = Marufuji defeated Austin Aries.
- RoH Final Battle '08 (December 27) = Marufuji lost to the RoH World Heavyweight Champion, Nigel McGuinness.

Title Summary:
- WEW Tag-Team Champion w/ Tamon Honda (10/22/2000 - 12/23/2000)
- NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Champion (12/09/2001 - 4/07/2002)
- NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag-Team Champion w/ KENTA (7/16/2003 - 6/05/2005)
- NOAH GHC Hardcore Openweight Champion (10/16/2004 - 3/05/2005)
- NOAH GHC Tag-Team Champion w/ Minoru Suzuki (6/18/2005 - 10/28/2005)
- NOAH GHC Heavyweight Champion (9/09/2006 - 12/10/2006)
- NOAH GHC Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Takashi Sugiura (10/27/2007 - 5/23/2008)
- AJPW World Junior Heavyweight Champion (9/28/2008 - 2/09/2009)
- NJPW IWGP World Junior Heavyweight Champion (1/04/2010 - 6/19/2010)

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