Tag Archives: Japan

  • Dan Hornbuckle’s Head Kick Knocks Akihiro Gono Into Another World

    Dan Hornbuckle’s Head Kick Knocks Akihiro Gono Into Another World

    Total Pro Sports – World Victory Road’s “Sengoku Ninth Battle” took place at the Saitama Super Arena in Japan, but when it was all over, Dan Hornbuckle had Akihiro Gono feeling like he got knocked into an entirely different universe. It didn’t have the flair of Marcus Aurelio‘s Capoeira kick KO, or the speed of […]

  • Japanese Samurai Slices Pitched Baseball In Half

    Japanese Samurai Slices Pitched Baseball In Half

    Total Pro Sports – Throughout the past decade or so, MLB scouts have gone across the Pacific Ocean to find the next big Japanese baseball star. We’ve seen them bring back some great talent like Ichiro Suzuki and Hideki Matsui, but they may want to begin looking off the field in the future. May I […]

  • Baseball Fan Catches Foul Ball With A Pizza Box

    Baseball Fan Catches Foul Ball With A Pizza Box

    Total Pro Sports – Foul balls can be a dangerous thing for fans at baseball games.  One girl almost found that out first-hand, but was luckily saved by her boyfriend and his quick reflexes.  Oh, and lets not forget about his skills with the pizza box. Unprepared to make any plays on incoming balls, this […]

  • Pro Wrestler Mitsuharu Misawa Dies During Match

    Pro Wrestler Mitsuharu Misawa Dies During Match

    Total Pro Sports – A routine suplex turned into an extremely scary scene at the Hiroshima Green Arena a couple of days ago.  Pro wrestler, and founder of NOAH, Mitsuharu Misawa died of a heart attack during a tag-team match for the Global Honored Crown tag-team championship. Misawa was teamed with Go Shiozak for the […]

  • Ryu Helps Korea Defeat Chinese Taipei

    Ryu Helps Korea Defeat Chinese Taipei

    Total Pro Sports – Japan: The second match of the WBC was dominated from the first inning by Korea over a Chinese Taipei team that just could not get anything going, registering only five hits and no runs over nine innings.  Even though he was thought to be Japanese, Korean starting pitching and Street Fighter […]

  • No Wonder Sumo Wrestlers Are So Big

    No Wonder Sumo Wrestlers Are So Big

    Total Pro Sports-  Another day, another athlete gets busted for drug use.  Apparently, the evil drug known as marijuana, or weed as the kids call it, has infiltrated the ancient sport of Sumo wrestling.  A Japanese wrestler named Wakakirin, has been banished from the sport for life for testing positive.  This is the fourth time […]