Abdullah Kobayashi

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Abdullah Kobayashi
Kobayashi at a CZW event in 2010
Born (1976-07-22) July 22, 1976 (age 44)
Koshoku, Nagano
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Abdullah Kobayashi
Abdullah Jr. Kobayashi
Abu Mokkori
Yōsuke Kobayashi
Billed height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Trained byAbdullah the Butcher
Kendo Nagasaki
Mr. Pogo
DebutMay 29, 1995

Yōsuke Kobayashi (小林 洋輔, Kobayashi Yōsuke, born July 22, 1976) is a Japanese professional wrestler. He competes under the ring name Abdullah Kobayashi which is a tribute to his trainer Abdullah the Butcher. He is best known for his time in Big Japan Pro Wrestling (BJW). He has also competed for Combat Zone Wrestling (CZW) where he appeared in the Tournament of Death IX. He made it to the second round but was defeated by JC Bailey. Kobayashi is best known for competing in brutal deathmatches.

In mid-2013, Kobayashi took a long break from in-ring action to undergo treatment after he was diagnosed with hepatitis C.[1]

Championships[change | change source]

  • Big Japan Pro Wrestling
    • BJW Deathmatch Heavyweight Championship (two times)[2]
    • BJW World Tag Team Championship (four times) (with Kamikaze (one), Daikokubo Benkei (one), Jaki Numazawa (one) and Daisuke Sekimoto (one))[2]
    • WEW Hardcore Tag Team Championship (one time) (with Daikokubo Benkei)[2]
  • Japan Indy Grand Prix
    • MVP Award (2012)[3]
  • Tokyo Sports
    • Fighting Spirit Award (2012)[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "アブドーラ小林 疑惑の真人間化". Tokyo Sports (in Japanese). Retrieved 2014-05-09.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "BJW profile: titles". Big Japan Pro Wrestling. Retrieved 2014-05-09.
  3. "【インディー大賞】飯伏vsケニーがベストバウト受賞". Dramatic Dream Team (in Japanese). Retrieved 2014-05-09.
  4. "「2012年度プロレス大賞」受賞者". Tokyo Sports (in Japanese). Retrieved 2014-05-09.

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