||The Great Sasuke
||July 7, 1969
|Height & Weight:
||5'8" - 187 lbs
||Tiger Mask (original)
||April 1, 1990
||Masa Michinoku (UWF)
||Thunder Fire Powerbomb
Sasuke Special #2
[The Great Sasuke Gallery]
[Japanese Wrestler Gallery]
NWA Middleweight Title (1)
IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Title (1)
NWA World Welterweight Title (1)
WWF World Light Heavyweight Title (2)
UWA World Light Heavyweight Title (1)
WWA World Jr. Light Heavyweight Title (1)
WWA World Middleweight Title (1)
UWA/UWF Intercontinental Tag Team Titles (1) (w/ Sasuke The Great)
British Commonwealth Jr. Heavyweight Title (2)
IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Tag Team Titles (1) (w/ Jushin Liger)
Michinoku Pro Tohoku Tag Team titles w/Dick Togo defeating Jinsei Shinzaki & GAINA (July 9 2005);
Great Sasuke was the owner and founder of Michinoku Pro Wrestling in Japan..
Great Sasuke was trained by the first Tiger Mask, Satoru Sayama..
Great Sasuke wrestled unmasked as Masa Michinoku for Gran Hamada's UWF..
Great Sasuke was the first ever J-Crown champion, a title that consisted of 8 of the World's top Light Heavyweight titles..
He has an incredible tolerance for pain, especially considering the injuries he has had, including a cracked skull TWICE!
July 7, 1997 - WWF RAW: The Great Sasuke defeated Brian Christopher...
1998: The Great Sasuke was forced to undergo major knee surgery due to injuries..
October 25, 1998: Tiger Mask & Great Sasuke beat an impostor team of Sasuke The Great & Masked Tiger ("mask vs mask" match)..
~~~Sasuke said the defeated team didn't have to take off their masks, Delfin came out to enforce the stipulation..
~~~Sasuke & Delfin got into a confrontation and this led to Sasuke walking out of Michinoku Pro..
Great Sasuke called a press conference saying he was now changing his name to SASUKE (all capitals)..
~~~SASUKI also announced the formation of SASUKE Gumi and its members..
When SASUKE returned to the ring he sported a new mask and a new rudo (heel) attitude..
SASUKE eventually turned face again and Delfin did not like the direction of the company..
Delfin and a bunch of wrestlers quit Michinoku Pro and nearly destroyed the company..
SASUKE enlisted Jinsei Shinzaki, Gran Naniwa, Unltimo Dragon, as well as TAKA Michinoku to rebuild the promotion..
April 13, 2003: Great Sasuke won election to the Japanese Diet, making him the first actual masked Senator in history..
~~~Apparantly, there is a huge celebration going on right now in Parts Unknown (ha ha)..
November 2, 2003 - Michinoku Pro Wrestling 10th Anniversary PPV: Super Delfin beat The Great Sasuke in the main event..
September 20, 2004 - Z1 Hustle-5: Giant Silva defeated The Great Sasuke..
June 4 2005--Michinoku Pro: Great Sasuke & Shanaou defeated Pineapple Hanai & Kessen Numa-Jiro ..
June 5 2005--Michinoku Pro: Great Sasuke & Lasse defeated Jinsei Shinzaki & Shinitsu Nohashi..
July 2 2005--Michinoku Pro: Great Sasuke & GARUDA defeated Kessen Numa-Jiro & Pineapple Hanai..
July 3 2005--Michinoku Pro: Great Sasuke defeated Shinjitsu Nohashi..
July 9 2005--Michinoku Pro: Great Sasuke & Dick Togo defeated Jinsei Shinzaki & GAINA to win the Tohoku Tag Team titles..
July 17, 2005--Michinoku Pro: Jinsei Shinzaki & Mango Fukuda defeated Great Sasuke & Kei Sato..
July 18, 2005--Michinoku Pro: Mango Fukuda & Takeshi Minaminno & Shinjitsu Nohashi beat Great Sasuke & Garuda & Kei Sato..
July 23, 2005--Michinoku Pro: Kesen Numa-Jiro & Mango Fukuda & Shinjitu Nohashi defeated Great Sasuke & Shu Sato & Kei Sato..
July 24, 2005--Michinoku Pro: Mango Fukuda & Gamma & Takeshi Minaminno defeated Great Sasuke & GARUDA & Kei Sato..
July 30, 2005--Michinoku Pro: Gamma & Takeshi Minaminno defeated Great Sasuke & Dynamite Tohoku..
The Great Sasuke is known as one of the best Junior Heavyweights in the world..