Kushida - Pro Wrestler Profile

On this page, you find the full wrestling profile of Kushida, with his Career History, real name, age, height and weight, the Promotions he worked for, all the Face/Heel turns, the Championship Titles he won, his Finishers, Theme Songs, Tag Teams and Stables, his appearance changes through the years, and more.

Yujiro Kushida (櫛田 雄二郎) was born in Ōta, Tokyo, Japan on May 12, 1983, and he is currently 40 years old.

He is currently a Wrestler and Coach, working for NJPW, TNA and MLW on the Junior Heavyweight division, under the ring name of Kushida.

Currently, he is a member of the teams of Intergalactic Jet Setters and Time Machine.

Profile Info

  • Gender Male
  • Real Name Yujiro Kushida (櫛田 雄二郎)
  • Ring Names
    • Kushida ( February 10, 2006 - Present)
    • Yujiro Kushida ( July 15, 2007 - October 8, 2007)
    • Yujiro ( September 16, 2005 - February 9, 2006)
  • Born May 12, 1983 (age 40)
  • Nationality Nationality: JapanJapan
  • Birth Place Ōta, Tokyo, Japan
  • Billed From
    • Tokyo, Japan
  • Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
  • Weight
    • 192 lbs (87 kg)
  • Nicknames Time Splitter; The Ace of the Jrs

Career History

  • Roles
    • Wrestler ( September 16, 2005 - Present)
    • Coach ( March 27, 2023 - Present)
    • MMA Fighter ( June 1, 2003 - January 23, 2005)
  • Promotions / Brands
    Promotionfromto
    Promotion New Japan Pro WrestlingNJPWBrand Junior Heavyweight June 21, 2022 Present
    Promotion TNA / Impact WrestlingIMPACT July 21, 2022 Present
    Promotion Major League WrestlingMLW September 3, 2023 Present
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWEBrand NXT May 1, 2019 April 18, 2022
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWEBrand 205 Live November 5, 2021 February 11, 2022
    Promotion New Japan Pro WrestlingNJPWBrand Junior Heavyweight May 30, 2010 January 29, 2019
    Promotion Ring of HonorROH August 3, 2013 November 11, 2018
    Promotion Revolution Pro WrestlingREVPRO April 13, 2017 September 9, 2018
    Promotion HustleHUSTLE September 7, 2006 March 25, 2009
    Promotion All Japan Pro WrestlingAJPW July 15, 2007 March 23, 2008
  • Face / Heel Turns
    Alignmentfromto
    Face September 16, 2005 Present
  • Images
    Jun 2022
    Jun 2022
    May 2019
    May 2019
    May 2010
    May 2010
    Sep 2005
    Sep 2005

  • Finishers
    • Cross Armbreaker ( January 1, 2020 - Present)
    • Back to the Future - Small Package Driver ( January 1, 2017 - Present)
    • Sakuraba Lock / Hoverboard Lock - Kimura Lock ( January 1, 2014 - Present)
    • Midnight Express - Corkscrew Moonsault ( May 30, 2010 - Present)
    • 9469 / Kushida Lock - Crossface with a knee to the opponent's back ( May 30, 2010 - December 31, 2013)
    • Supernova Press - Moonsault onto a standing opponent ( September 16, 2005 - May 29, 2010)
    • Supernova Rana - Hurricanrana ( September 16, 2005 - May 29, 2010)
  • Theme Songs
    • Theme Song "Kushida Makes You Rock" by Yonosuke Kitamura - Single ( June 21, 2022 - Present)
    • Theme Song "New Moon" by def rebel - Single ( May 1, 2019 - April 18, 2022)
    • Theme Song "Kushida Makes You Rock" by Yonosuke Kitamura - Single ( September 7, 2012 - January 29, 2019)
    • Theme Song "Jump" by Van Halen - Single ( May 30, 2010 - September 6, 2012)

Titles & Accomplishments

  • Titles Won

    World Wrestling Entertainment

    • 1 NXT Cruiserweight Championship

    New Japan Pro-Wrestling

    • 6 IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship
    • 3 IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship (2 with Alex Shelley, 1 with Kevin Knight)

    Ring of Honor

    • 1 ROH World Television Championship
  • Other Accomplishments
    • NJPW Best of the Super Juniors Winner (2015, 2017)
    • NJPW Super J-Cup Winner (2016)
    • NJPW Super Jr. Tag Tournament Winner (2012 – with Alex Shelley)
    • AJPW U-30 Tag Team Tournament Winner (2008 – with T28)
    • CMLL Cuadrangular de Parejas Winner (2016 – with Marco Corleone)
    • WCPW Pro Wrestling World Cup Winner (2017)
    • 20° in PWI 500 (2017)
    • ZST Genesis Lightweight Tournament Winner (2004 - MMA)

Relations

Kushida Game Appearances

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