Life away from the sport can be tough for retired wrestlers in Japan, who often have little formal education or savings – but they can count on fellow athletes stepping in to help them get back on their feet.
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Japanese-Beninese NBA star Rui Hachimura and two-time world wrestling champion Yui Susaki share responsibility at Games’ opening ceremony, with spectators still in doubt.
Army of the Dead star Dave Bautista had no real ambition to star in a zombie film, but when director Zack Snyder came calling he jumped at the chance.
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Fierce warrior Khutulun lives on in Netflix series, Marco Polo’s writings and the Puccini opera Turandot, plus Mongolia’s Nadaam games.
She, Karlie Kloss and Bella Hadid are part of the same elite modelling agency, her mother produced Hollywood films – but what else is there to know?
Cyberbullying was blamed for the wrestler’s death, but as the government looks at new laws, counselling services say bullying is ingrained in Japanese society.
Wrestler’s suspected suicide thought to be linked to hateful social media messages she received after losing temper at fellow cast member.
Professional wrestler Hana Kimura died on Saturday and was a cast member of the popular Netflix reality show Terrace House.
The Japanese professional wrestler had recently posted messages on social media seeming to tell her fans goodbye.
Indian buffalo racers claim to go faster than Usain Bolt while horses have had the run on humans in the marathon.
Sumo, a new film about the bromance between an Indian surfer and Japanese wrestler, pays homage to the growing ties between New Delhi and Tokyo.
Police investigating report of grand theft at Tallahassee airport on Sunday, after former WWE star won championship belt at AEW’s All Out pay-per-view.
The 19-year-old, who takes part in Malaysia Pro Wrestling, has spurred the interest of other headscarf-wearing women.
John Kavanagh thinks he could have the Raw women’s champion competing at a ‘high level’ in the cage within a year.
SoCal Uncensored’s Christopher Daniels, Frankie Kazarian and Scorpio Sky reflect on ‘mind-blowing’ trip to visit OWE’s Chinese wrestlers in Shanghai.
Appearance by four OWE stars at All Elite Wrestling’s Double or Nothing show in Las Vegas had to be cancelled – vice-president says ‘please let us come’ for All Out in Chicago.
Hart, 61, was knocked to the ground by Zachary Madsen, 26. The former wrestler, known as ‘The Hitman’, and his fellow wrestlers fended the man off.
With Sonjay Dutt stranded, Colt Cabana gets a phone call from Jay Lethal at 10am – and is on a plane to Hong Kong at 1.30pm to fill in at Extreme Wrestling Entertainment’s debut event.
Talks with Cody Rhodes and Young Bucks ongoing and ‘possibilities are big’, as OWE promise to ‘do everything to support AEW to bring the best wrestling to the world’
Chinese-American is now starring in Oriental Wrestling Entertainment and is on a mission to hone her craft learning new styles from around the world