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Kota Ibushi

Debuting back in 2004, Kota Ibushi has been involved in numerous memorable matches over the years. Ibushi has spent time as a freelance wrestler, but has also worked in promotions like DDT and NJPW. In 2016, Ibushi appeared in WWE's Cruiserweight Tournament and was eliminated in the semi-finals. Ibushi won the IWGP World Heavyweight Championship, the IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship (three times), and a two-time G1 Climax winner in 2019 and 2020.
Organization: NJPW
Birth Name: Kota Ibushi
Born: May 21, 1982 (age 39) in Aira, Kagoshima, Japan
Major Titles Held:IWGP Intercontinental Championship (once), IWGP Tag Team Championship (once), NEVER Openweight Championship (once), KO-D Tag Team Championship (five times). KO-D Openweight Championship (three times), KO-D 6-Man Tag Team Championship (twice), Ironman Heavymetalweight Championship (three times), Independent World Junior Heavyweight Championship (once), IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship (three times), IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship (once), UWA World Tag Team Championship (once)
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NJPW Star Kota Ibushi On The Cause Of His Shoulder Injury

Kellie Haulotte October 28, 2021 October 28  Comments
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NJPW Announces Kota Ibushi Injury Update

Jason Ounpraseuth October 26, 2021 October 26  Comments
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NJPW Star Kota Ibushi Diagnosed With Aspiration Pneumonia

Sai Mohan July 21, 2021 July 21  Comments
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Kota Ibushi Pulled From Upcoming NJPW Show

Joshua Gagnon July 17, 2021 July 17  Comments
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Kota Ibushi Reacts To Kenny Omega Calling Out WWE “E-Drones”

Sai Mohan May 30, 2021 May 30  Comments
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NJPW To Reveal New IWGP World Heavyweight Title Belt

Marc Middleton March 26, 2021 March 26  Comments
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NJPW Officially Unifies IWGP Heavyweight & Intercontinental Championships

Kellie Haulotte February 28, 2021 February 28  Comments
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NJPW Announces The New Beginning Cards

Joshua Gagnon January 12, 2021 January 12  Comments
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NJPW New Year Dash Results: Big 10-Man Tag Team Main Event

Joshua Gagnon January 6, 2021 January 6  Comments
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Views From The Turnbuckle: Wrestle Kindom 15 Review, NJPW Returns To Greatness

Jesse Collings January 5, 2021 January 5  Comments
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Full Card Revealed For NJPW G1 Climax 30 Finals

Kellie Haulotte October 17, 2020 October 17  Comments
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NJPW Adds Multiple Matches To Summer Struggle In Jingu Card

Robert Gunier August 10, 2020 August 10  Comments
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Kenny Omega Responds To Interesting Vince McMahon – Kota Ibushi Story

Jason Ounpraseuth July 7, 2020 July 7  Comments
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Kota Ibushi Doesn’t See The Point Of Empty Arena Wrestling Shows

Douglas Canavin March 21, 2020 March 21  Comments
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Kota Ibushi To Miss New Beginning In USA Tour Due To Influenza

Daniel Yanofsky January 23, 2020 January 23  Comments
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NJPW Destruction In Kagoshima Results: Kota Ibushi Vs. KENTA

Daniel Yanofsky September 16, 2019 September 16  Comments
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