Yoshinari Ogawa



Height: 5'11"

Weight: 198 lbs

Real Name: Yoshinari Ogawa

DOB: 11/02/1966

Hometown: Toride, Ibaraki, Japan

Other Names: None

Wrestler Since: 1985

Finishing Maneuver: Ogawa Backdrop

PWI 500 2006 Ranking: #282

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #311(2003), #63(2002), #216(2001), #133(2000)

Other Related Websites:
Yoshinari Ogawa - Green Destiny Bio
Yoshinari Ogawa - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

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- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 12, '86) = Ogawa fell to Shinichi Nakano.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 12, '86) = Ogawa pinned Kensuke Sasaki.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 9, '87) = Ogawa was beaten by Toshiaki Kawada.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (August 31, '87) = Ogawa lost to Masanobu Kurisu.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (October 6, '87) = Ogawa & Haru Sonada fell to Angel Blanco Jr & Dr Wagner Jr.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 11, '87) = Ogawa was pinned by Masanobu Kurisu.
- AJPW Bruiser Brody Memorial (August 29, '88) = Ogawa & Toshiaki Kawada defeated Masanobu Fuchi & Kenta Kobashi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 5, '89) = Ogawa took down Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 2, '89) = Ogawa & Akio Sato won over Tsuyoshi Kikuchi & Mitsuo Momota.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 6, '89) = Ogawa, Kenta Kobashi, & Shinichi Nakano fell to Haruka Eigen, Masanobu Fuchi, & Motoshi Okuma.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 7, '90) = Ogawa was pinned by Mitsuo Momota.
- AJPW Junior Heavyweight Battle Royal '91 (January 3) = Ogawa won the Battle Royal.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 18, '91) = Ogawa & Mitsuo Momota fell to Steve Doll & Rex King.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 1, '91) = Ogawa & Richard Slinger were beaten by Buddy Lee Parker & James Earl Wright.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 4, '91) = Ogawa & Richard Slinger lost to Jim Brunzell & Danny Spivey.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 6, '91) = Ogawa & Mitsuo Momota defeated Satoru Asako & Masao Inoue.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 4, '92) = Ogawa was pinned by Johnny Ace.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '92 (March/April) = Ogawa competed in the league, which was won by Stan Hansen.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 5, '92) = Ogawa & Mighty Inoue won over Dean Malenko & Rikki Nelson.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (August 22, '92) = Ogawa pinned Tommy Angel.
- AJPW 20th Anniversary Show (October 21, '92) = Ogawa & Akira Taue beat Jun Akiyama & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 4, '92) = Ogawa & Mighty Inoue fell to Takao Omori & Dory Funk Jr.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (February 28, '93) = Ogawa, Giant Baba, & Rusher Kimura defeated Satoru Asako, Haruka Eigen, & Ryukaku Izumida.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 1, '93) = Ogawa & Masao Inoue were beaten by Satoru Asako & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 29, '93) = Ogawa, Joel Deaton, & Ryukaku Izumida fell to Mighty Inoue, Rusher Kimura, & Mitsuo Momota.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 3, '93) = Ogawa, Masa Fuchi, & Masao Inoue lost to Jun Akiyama, Satoru Asako, & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- AJPW 21st Anniversary Show (October 23, '93) = Ogawa & Masao Inoue were beaten by Mighty Inoue & Mitsuo Momota. Later on, Ogawa & Akira Taue fell to the Eagle & the Patriot.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 3, '93) = Ogawa & Tamon Honda won over Jun Akiyama & Satoru Asako.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 5, '94) = Ogawa & Tamon Honda were beaten by Doug Furnas & Dan Kroffat.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 16, '94) = Ogawa pinned Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 3, '94) = Ogawa & Kentaro Shiga fell to the Fantastics.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 28, '94) = Ogawa, Rusher Kimura, & Mitsuo Momota defeated Haruka Eigen, Mighty Inoue, & Ryukaku Izumida.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 3, '94) = Ogawa lost to the Junior Heavyweight Champion, Dan Kroffat.
- AJPW 22nd Anniversary Show (October 22, '94) = Ogawa, Rusher Kimura, & Mitsuo Momota lost to Haruka Eigen, Masa Fuchi, & Mighty Inoue.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 10, '94) = Ogawa, Rusher Kimura, & Mitsuo Momota beat Haruka Eigen, Masa Fuchi, & Mighty Inoue.
- AJPW Junior Heavyweight Battle Royal '95 (January 3) = Ogawa won the Battle Royal.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 4, '95) = Ogawa lost to the AJPW Junior Heavyweight Champion, Dan Kroffat.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 15, '95) = Ogawa, Giant Baba, & Kentaro Shiga fell to Doug Furnas, Dan Kroffat, & the Eagle.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 9, '95) = Ogawa, Tsuyoshi Kikuchi, & Kentaro Shiga defeated Jun Akiyama, Tamon Honda, & Takao Omori.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 10, '95) = Ogawa won the Junior Heavyweight Title, pinning Dan Kroffat.
- AJPW 23rd Anniversary Show (October 25, '95) = Ogawa, Ryukaku Izumida, & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi defeated Jun Akiyama, Satoru Asako, & Masao Inoue.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 9, '95) = Ogawa & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi fell to Johnny Ace & the Patriot.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 2, '96) = Ogawa retained the Junior Heavyweight Title, beating Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 20, '96) = Ogawa, Masa Fuchi, & Masao Inoue defeated Satoru Asako, Kentaro Shiga, & Giant Baba.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 7, '96) = Ogawa, Giant Baba, & Jumbo Tsuruta took down Tamon Honda, Ryukaku Izumida, & Takao Omori.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 24, '96) = Ogawa, Takao Omori, & Rob Van Dam beat Satoru Asako, Yoshinobu Kanemura, & Kentaro Shiga.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 5, '96) = Ogawa, Tamon Honda, & Akira Taue won over Masa Fuchi, Toshiaki Kawada, & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- AJPW 24th Anniversary Show (October 18, '96) = Ogawa & Yoshinobu Kanemura fell to Satoru Asako & Kentaro Shiga.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 6, '96) = Ogawa & Maunukea Mossman were beaten by Sabu & Giant Kimala II.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 1, '97) = Ogawa & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi defeated Satoru Asako & Masao Inoue.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 19, '97) = Ogawa & Kentaro Shiga beat Yoshinobu Kanemura & Hayabusa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 6, '97) = Ogawa & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi lost to Rob Van Dam & Sabu.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 25, '97) = Ogawa & Kentaro Shiga fell to Satoru Asako & Maunukea Mossman.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 6, '97) = Ogawa & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi beat Sataro Asako & Yoshinobu Kanemaru.
- AJPW 25th Anniversary Show (October 21, '97) = Ogawa, Daisuke Ikeda, & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi were taken down by Sataro Asako, Masao Inoue, & Sean Morley.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 5, '97) = Ogawa & Jun Izumida defeated Satoru Asako & Tamon Honda.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (February 28, '98) = Ogawa & Kentaro Shiga were beaten by Gedo & Jado.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 12, '98) = Ogawa & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi won over Gedo & Jado.
- AJPW PWF Junior Heavyweight Title League '98 (July) = Ogawa pinned Satoru Asako to win the league.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 24, '98) = Ogawa & Yoshinobu Kanemaru fell to Satoru Asako & Kentaro Shiga.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 11, '98) = Ogawa was pinned by Jun Akiyama.
- AJPW 26th Anniversary Show (October 31, '98) = Ogawa & Satoru Asako defeated Wolf Hawkfield & Stan Hansen.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '98 (November/December) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa competed in the league, which was won by Jun Akiyama & Kenta Kobashi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 5, '98) = Ogawa, Mitsuharu Misawa, & Masahito Kakihara beat Toshiaki Kawada, Akira Taue, & Yoshiniro Takayama.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 6, '99) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa lost to the AJPW World Tag-Team Champions, Kenta Kobashi & Jun Akiyama.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 16, '99) = Ogawa, Mitsuharu Misawa, & Masahito Kakihara defeated Akira Taue, Masao Inoue, & Jinsei Shinzaki.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 11, '99) = Ogawa, Masahito Kakihara, & Masamichi Marufuji won over Yoshinobu Kanemaru, Kentaro Shiga, & Jinsei Shinzaki.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 23, '99) = Ogawa & Masahito Kakihara beat Jinsei Shinzaki & Johnny Smith.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 4, '99) = Ogawa & Masahito Kakihara defeated Tsuyoshi Kikuchi & Jinsei Shinzaki.
- AJPW 27th Anniversary Show (October 30, '99) = Ogawa, Daisuke Ikeda, & Masahito Kakihara took down Gary Albright, Takeshi Morishima, & Johnny Smith.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '99 (November/December) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa competed in the league, which was won by Jun Akiyama & Kenta Kobashi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 3, '99) = Ogawa, Mitsuharu Misawa, & Satoru Asako fell to Vader, Johnny Smith, & Maunukea Mossman.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (February 27, '00) = Ogawa & Masamichi Marufuji fell to Daisuke Ikeda & Maunukea Mossman.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 15, '00) = Ogawa was beaten by Mitsuharu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 9, '00) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa lost to Takao Omori & Yoshiniro Takayama.
- NOAH Differ Ariake (August 5, '00) = Ogawa, Daisuke Ikeda, & Masahito Kakihara took down Satoru Asako, Takao Omori, & Yoshihiro Takayama.
- NOAH Differ Ariake (August 6, '00) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa defeated Kentaro Shiga & Daisuke Ikeda.
- NOAH Differ Ariake (September 15, '00) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa won over Masao Inoue & Akira Taue.
- NOAH Great Voyage (December 23, '00) = Ogawa & Daisuke Ikeda defeated Masashi Aoyagi & Akitoshi Saito.
- NOAH GHC Heavyweight Title Tournament (March/April '01) = Ogawa took down Masao Inoue, then lost to the eventual winner, Mitsuharu Misawa.
- NOAH Ariake Coliseum (April 15, '01) = Ogawa, Daisuke Ikeda, & Naoki Sano beat Yoshinobu Kanemaru, Kentaro Shiga, & Takashi Sugiura.
- NOAH GHC Tag-Team Title Tournament (October '01) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa lost to Takao Omori & Shinjiro Ohtani. Vader & Scorpio won the tournament.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (January 10, '03) = Ogawa & Naomichi Marufuji took down Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (September 12, '03) = Ogawa, Mitsuharu Misawa, & Masao Inoue were beaten by Akira Taue, Daisuke Ikeda, & Mohammed Yone.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (January 10, '04) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa won the NOAH GHC Tag-Team Titles from Yuji Nagata & Hiroshi Tanahashi.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (March 6, '04) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa retained the NOAH GHC Tag-Team straps, beating Mohammed Yone & Daisuke Ikeda.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (April 25, '04) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa stayed the NOAH GHC Tag-Team Champs, defeating Naomichi Marufuji & Kenta.
- NOAH Departure '04 (July 10) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa kept the NOAH GHC Tag-Team Titles, winning over Keiji Mutoh & Taiyo Kea.
- NOAH Destiny '05 (July 18) = Ogawa was pinned by Genichiro Tenryu.
- Wrestle-1 Yoyogi National Stadium Gym (October 2, '05) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa beat Akebono & Scorpio.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (January 22, '06) = Ogawa & Shiro Koshinaka defeated Tamon Honda & Daisuke Ikeda.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (March 5, '06) = Ogawa was pinned by Takeshi Rikio.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (April 23, '06) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa took down Minoru Suzuki & Suwa.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (July 16, '06) = Ogawa & Ippei Ota fell to Katsuhiko Nakajima & Akira Taue.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (September 9, '06) = Ogawa & Mitsuharu Misawa won over Bison Smith & Keith Walker.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (October 29, '06) = Ogawa, Mitsuharu Misawa, & Kotaro Suzuki fell to Yoshihiro Takayama, Takuma Sano, & Takashi Sugiura.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (December 10, '06) = Ogawa & Ricky Marvin were beaten by Masao Inoue & Daisuke Ikeda.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (January 21, '07) = Ogawa & Shuhei Taniguchi lost to Nigel McGuinness & Doug Williams.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (March 4, '07) = Ogawa was pinned by Doug Williams.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (April 28, '07) = Ogawa, Tamon Honda, & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi fell to Masao Inoue, Akitoshi Saito, & Bison Smith.
- NOAH Budokan Hall (July 15, '07) = Ogawa & Shuhei Taniguchi defeated Atsushi Aoki & Yoshinobu Kanemaru.

Title Summary:
- AJPW (PWF) World Junior Heavyweight Champion (9/10/95 - 6/30/96)
- AJPW (PWF) World Junior Heavyweight Champion(2) (1/15/97 - 8/22/97)
- AJPW (PWF) World Junior Heavyweight Champion(3) (7/19/98 - 6/16/00)
- AJPW All Asia Tag-Team Champion w/ Mitsuharu Misawa (8/25/99)
- AJPW Unified World Tag-Team Champion w/ Mitsuharu Misawa (8/25/99 - 10/23/99)
- NOAH GHC Tag-Team Champion w/ Mitsuharu Misawa (11/30/01 - 12/09/01)
- NOAH GHC Heavyweight Champion (4/07/02 - 9/07/02)
- NOAH GHC Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Mitsuharu Misawa (1/10/04 - 1/23/05)

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