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Japanese Wrestler Dies In Motorcycle Accident

RIP Rest In Peace

• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (June 4, 1995) – WWF Wrestling Challenge

On this day in 1995, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.

It was broadcasted from the Civic Center in Springfield, Massachusetts and featured pre-taped matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF King of the Ring 1995’ PPV.

The card can be found right here:

– Shawn Michaels vs. Barry Horowitz

– Hakushi vs. Billy Payne

– Tekno Team 2000 vs. Bob Cook & Howard Nalley

– Jean Pierre LaFitte vs. Brian Walsh

– Men on a Mission vs. Scrubs

– Hall of Fame Highlights

– Savio Vega vs. The Brooklyn Brawler

• Japanese Wrestler Dies In Motorcycle Accident

According to Nikkan Sports, All Japan Pro Wrestling star Atsushi Aoki has died in a motorcycle accident in Tokyo. He was 41 years old.

Atsushi was unable to turn properly at the tunnel of the capital expressway of Kitanomaru Park 1 in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo and this resulted in an accident. He died at the hospital.

If you have never seen him in a match before, you can watch him face WWE’s Daniel Bryan below:

Below are his accomplishments in Pro-Wrestling:

– 1x AAA World Tag Team Championship

– 3x All Asia Tag Team Championship

– 4x World Junior Heavyweight Championship

– 2x GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship

R.I.P Atsushi Aoki (September 25, 1977 – June 3, 2019)

        
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