Shinsuke Nakamura



Height: 6'2"

Weight: 229 lbs

Real Name: Unknown

DOB: 2/24/1980

Hometown: Mineyama Town, Kyoto

Other Names: None

Wrestler Since: 2002

Finishing Maneuver: The Landslide

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #45(2011), #7(2010), #24(2009), #10(2008), #96(2007), #130(2006)

Other Related Websites:
Shinsuke Nakamura - Strong Style Spirit Bio
Shinsuke Nakamura - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (29 - 26, 1 DCO, 1 Draw, 1 NC)
- NJPW Crossroad (August 29, '02) = Nakamura was forced to submit to Tadao Yasuda.
- Inoki's Bom-Ba-Ya '02 (December 31) = Nakamura lost to Daniel Gracie in the 2nd round.
- NJPW Wrestling World '03 (January 4) = Nakamura & Michiyoshi Ohara defeated Kazunari Murakami & Tadao Yasuda.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (February 16, '03) = Nakamura lost to Kazunari Murakami.
- NJPW Crush (June 13, '03) = Nakamura lost to the NWF Heavyweight Champion, Yoshihiro Takayama.
- NJPW Ultimate Crush (May 2, '03) = Nakamura won in the 2nd Round in a "Vale Tudo" Match over Jan Nortje. Later on, Nakamura, Kazuyuki Fujita, Bob Sapp, Minoru Suzuki, & Yoshihiro Takayama won an "Elimination" Match over Yuji Nagata, Manabu Nakanishi, Seiji Sakaguchi, Hiroshi Tanahashi, & Hiroyoshi Tenzan.
- NJPW Green Dome PPV (July 21, '03) = Nakamura forced Kazunari Murakami to submit.
- NJPW G1 Climax '03 (August) = Nakamura competed in the league, which was won by Hiroyoshi Tenzan.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 15, '03) = Nakamura was pinned by Yuji Nagata.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 16, '03) = Nakamura & Manabu Nakanishi beat Enson Inoue & Michiyoshi Ohara.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 17, '03) = Nakamura & Blue Wolf fell to Enson Inoue & Yuji Nagata.
- NJPW Osaka Dream Night (August 28, '03) = Nakamura lost to Osamu Nishimura.
- NJPW G-1 Climax Tag-Team League '03 (October) = Nakamura & Blue Wolf competed in the league, which was won by Osamu Nishimura & Hiroyoshi Tenzan.
- NJPW Yokohama Arena PPV (November 3, '03) = Nakamura & Bob Sapp defeated Manabu Nakanishi & Osamu Nishimura.
- K-1 Dynamite!! '03 (December 31) = Nakamura fought to a No-Contest in a "Kickboxing" Match with Alexey Ignashov.
- NJPW Wrestling World '04 (January 4) = Nakamura, as the IWGP Heavyweight Champion, won the NWF Heavyweight Title from Yoshihiro Takayama.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (March 28, '04) = Nakamura forced Hiroyoshi Tenzan to submit.
- NJPW Nexess (May 3, '04) = Nakamura lost to the IWGP Heavyweight Champion, Bob Sapp.
- K-1 Romanex (May 22, '04) = Nakamura forced Alexey Ignashov to submit in the 2nd round.
- NJPW Prefectural Gym PPV (August 8, '04) = Nakamura fell to Katsuyori Shibata.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 13, '04) = Nakamura pinned Yuji Nagata.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 14, '04) = Nakamura fought to a Double Countout with Masahiro Chono.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 15, '04) = Nakamura won, via DQ, over Masahiro Chono. Later on, Nakamura lost to Hiroyoshi Tenzan in the final round of the G1 Climax '04 League.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (October 9, '04) = Nakamura & Hiroshi Tanahashi beat Keiji Mutoh & Osama Nishimura.
- NJPW Masa Chono's 20th Anniversary (November 3, '04) = Nakamura, Blue Wolf, & Yutaka Yoshie lost to Don Frye, Manabu Nakanishi, & Scott Norton.
- NJPW Toukon Festival (November 13, '04) = Nakamura & Manabu Nakanishi fell to Kazuyuki Fujita & Kendo Kashin.
- NJPW Prefectural Gym (December 11, '04) = Nakamura & Hiroshi Tanahashi won the IWGP Tag-Team Titles, winning over Kensuke Sasaki & Minoru Suzuki.
- NJPW Wrestling World '05 (January 4) = Nakamura won the IWGP U-30 Openweight Title from Hiroshi Tanahashi.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (February 20, '05) = Nakamura, Hiroshi Tanahashi, Kensuke Sasaki, & Yuji Nagata lost an "Elimination" Match to Masahiro Chono, Manabu Nakanishi, Minoru Suzuki, & Mitsuya Nagai.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (March 26, '05) = Nakamura fought to a 60-Minute Draw with the IWGP Heavyweight Champion, Satoshi Kojima.
- NJPW New Japan Cup '05 (April) = Nakamura lost in the first round to Kendo Kashin. Hiroshi Tanahashi won the tournament.
- NJPW Tokyo Dome (May 14, '05) = Nakamura & Hiroshi Tanahashi stayed the IWGP Tag-Team Champions, winning over Manabu Nakanishi & Kendo Kashin.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 13, '05) = Nakamura fell to Kazuyuki Fujita.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 14, '05) = Nakamura was forced to submit to Masahiro Chono in the semi-finals of the G1 Climax '05 League.
- CMLL 72nd Anniversary Show (September 16, '05) = Nakamura, Shigeo Okumura, & Hiroshi Tanahashi lost a "Three Falls" Match to Rey Bucanero, Ultimo Guerrero, & Averno.
- CMLL Gran Prix Cibernetico '05 (September 23) = Nakamura competed in a "Cibernetico", which was won by Atlantis.
- NJPW Tokyo Dome (October 8, '05) = Nakamura & Hiroshi Tanahashi defeated Toshiaki Kawada & Yoji Anjoh.
- NJPW Toukon Shidou Chapter 1 (January 4, '06) = Nakamura was pinned by the IWGP Heavyweight Champion, Brock Lesnar.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (February 9, '06) = Nakamura & Brock Lesnar beat Riki Choshu & Akebono.
- NJPW Explosion (October 9, '06) = Nakamura & Masahiro Chono took down Riki Choshu & Manabu Nakanishi.
- NJPW G1 Climax Tag-Team League '06 (November/December) = Nakamura & Masahiro Chono won over Giant Bernard & Tyson Tomko and Hiroshi Tanahashi & Koji Kanemoto to win the league.
- NJPW Wrestle Kingdom In Tokyo Dome (January 4, '07) = Nakamura fell to Toshiaki Kawada.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (February 18, '07) = Nakamura beat Togi Makabe.
- NJPW New Japan Cup '07 (March) = Nakamura took down Toru Yano, then fell to Hiroyoshi Tenzan. Yuji Nagata won the tournament.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 11, '07) = Nakamura forced Toru Yano to submit.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 12, '07) = Nakamura fell to Yuji Nagata in the semi-finals of the G1 Climax '07 League.
- NJPW Destruction '07 (November 11) = Nakamura & Giant Bernard took down Manabu Nakanishi & Yuji Nagata.
- NJPW Wrestle Kingdom in Tokyo Dome II (January 4, '08) = Nakamura won the NJPW IWGP Heavyweight Title, pinning Hiroshi Tanahashi.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (February 17, '08) = Nakamura retained the NJPW IWGP Heavyweight Title, while also unifying it with the IGF "IWGP" Heavyweight Title, forcing Kurt Angle to submit.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 16, '08) = Nakamura & Kurt Angle defeated AJ Styles & Hiroshi Tanahashi.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 17, '08) = Nakamura took down Hiroyoshi Tenzan.
- NJPW G1 Climax '08 (August) = Nakamura competed in the league, which was won by Hirooki Goto.
- NJPW Destruction '08 (October 13) = Nakamura lost to the NJPW IWGP Heavyweight Champion, Keiji Mutoh.
- NJPW Wrestle Kingdom III (January 4, '09) = Nakamura & Hirooki Goto defeated Mitsuharu Misawa & Takashi Sugiura.

Title Summary:
- NJPW IWGP Heavyweight Champion (12/09/2003 - 2/05/2004)
- NWF Heavyweight Champion (1/04/2004 - 1/05/2004)
- NJPW Tag-Team Champion w/ Hiroshi Tanahashi (12/11/2004 - 10/30/2005)
- NJPW IWGP U-30 Openweight Champion (1/04/2005 - 5/01/2005)
- NJPW IWGP Heavyweight Champion(2) (1/04/2008 - 4/27/2008)
- IGP "IWGP" Heavyweight Champion (2/17/2008)
- NJPW IWGP Heavyweight Champion(3) (9/27/2009 - 5/03/2010)

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