[Japanese Wrestler Gallery]
||July 21, 1972
|Height & Weight:
||6' 1" - 209 lbs
||June 25, 1992
Springboard Missle Dropkick
Springboard Spinning Heel Kick
Rolling Solebutt (spin kick)
IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team titles w/Tatsuhito Takaiwa (twice);
WCW Cruiserweight title defeating Chris Benoit in a Tournament Final (March 20, 1996);
British Commonwealth Junior Heavyweight title;
UWA Junior Heavyweight title (twice);
UWA World Welterweight title;
WWF Light Heavyweight title;
WAR International Junior Heavyweight title;
WWA Junior Light Heavyweight title;
NWA World Welterweight title (twice);
WAR International Junior Heavyweight Tag Team titles w/Tatsuhito Takaiwa;
NWA Intercontinental Tag Team titles w/Yuki Ishikawa;
NWA Intercontinental Tag Team titles w/Masato Tanaka;
NWA Intercontinental Tag Team titles w/Takao Omori;
PWF Universal Tag Team titles w/Masato Tanaka;
AWA World Heavyweight title defeating Steve Corino (January 22, 2006);
New Japan Pro Wrestling:
Shinjiro has held the IWGP Jr Heavyweight Title and the J*CROWN..
Shinjiro has also competed in the Super J Cup 1st stage and 2nd stage..
Shinjiro was a part of the young punk stable with Koji Kanemoto..
1998: Shinjiro Ohtani & Tatsuhito Takaiwa won the IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Tag Team Title League..
1994: Shinjiro Ohtani & Wild Pegasus won the Super Grade Jr. Tag League 1994..
August 13, 2000: Shinjiro Ohtani left Japan for an excursion to Britain and Canada..
~~~While on tour, Shinjiro Ohtani bulked up so that he could enter the Heavyweight division on his return..
February 18, 2001 - NJPW: Kensuke Sasaki defeated Shinjiro Ohtani..
Shinjiro Ohtani quit New Japan to join Shinya Hashimoto's ZERO-ONE promotion..
ZERO ONE Japan:
August 30, 2001: Shinjiro Ohtani defeated Atushi Onita by Disqualification..
2001 - Zero One: Shinjiro Ohtani won the Fire Festival 2001..
January 2002: Shinjiro Ohtani formed a tag team with Masato Tanaka which was named Emblem later in the year..
March 2, 2002 - Zero One: Naoya Ogawa defeated Shinjiro Ohtani..
2002 - Zero One: Shinjiro Ohtani won the Fire Festival 2002..
August 1, 2003: Satoshi Kojima beat Shinjiro Otani to win Zero-One's annual Fire Festival tournament..
September 6, 2003: Toshiaki Kawada won the Triple Crown at Budokan Hall, beating Shinjiro Otani in the four-man tournament finals..
~~~Shinjiro Otani beat Satoshi Kojima and Toshiaki Kawada beat The Gladiator (Mike Awesome) in first round matches..
January 4, 2004 - Z1 Hustle-1: The Predator & Kevin Randleman defeated Shinjiro Otani & Masato Tanaka..
March 7, 2004 - Z1 Hustle-2: Shinjiro Otani & Satoshi Kojima defeated Dusty Rhodes & Dusty Rhodes Jr..
June 9 2005--Real Japan: Shinjiro Otani defeated Super Tiger (Satoru Sayama)..
November 16, 2005--Zero-ONE MAX: Shinjiro Otani & Tadao Yasuda defeated Takao Omori & Kamikaze..
November 17 2005--Zero-ONE MAX: Shinjiro Otani/Tatsuhito Takaiwa/Tadao Yasuda b Kensuke Sasaki/Omori/Katsuhiko Nakajima..
November 18 2005--Zero-ONE MAX: Takao Omori/Minoru Fujita/Ikuto Hidaka beat Shinjiro Otani/Masato Tanaka/Sonjay Dutt..
November 23 2005--Zero-ONE MAX: Ikuto Hidaka & Minoru Fujita defeated Shinjiro Otani & Masato Tanaka..
November 26 2005--Zero-ONE MAX: Shinjiro Otani/Masato Tanaka/Tatsuhito Takaiwa b Kohei Sato/Rikiya Fudo/Yoshihito Sasaki..
November 27 2005--Zero-ONE MAX: Shinjiro Otani & Masato Tanaka defeated Kohei Sato & Kamikaze..
December 2 2005--Zero-ONE MAX: Takao Omori & Kamikaze defeated Shinjiro Otani & Tatsuhito Takaiwa..
December 3 2005--Zero-ONE MAX: Shinjiro Otani defeated Tengu Kaiser (Kamikaze)..
December 4 2005--Zero-ONE MAX: Shinjiro Otani & Masato Tanaka defeated Takao Omori & Kamikaze..
December 25, 2005--Hustle: Jaguar Y & Dokron Z & Tadao Yasuda defeated Erica & Margaret & Shinjiro Ohtani..
January 22, 2006--ZERO-ONE MAX: Shinjiro Ohtani defeated Steve Corino to win the AWA World Heavyweight title!!!
March 5, 2006--HUSTLE: Razor Ramon HG & Tajiri & Shinjiro Ohtani defeated The Monster PTA & An Jo & Kohei Sato..
April 1, 2006--Zero-ONE MAX: Takao Omori defeated Shinjiro Ohtani to win the AWA World Heavyweight title!