Pro Wrestling Noah
|Industry||Professional wrestling, Puroresu|
|Headquarters||Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan|
Pro Wrestling Noah (PW Noah or Noah) is an Japanese professional wrestling company. It was founded by Mitsuharu Misawa in 2000.  Misawa started the company after he left All Japan Pro Wrestling. He did not like the direction Giant Baba's widow Motoko Baba was putting the company in.
On June 13, 2009, Misawa was in a tag team match where he teamed with Go Shiozaki against Akitoshi Saito and Bison Smith. After Misawa took a belly to back suplex from Saito, he lost consciousness and was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 10:10 p.m. JST from to spinal damage.
In January 2020, the company was purchased by CyberAgent.
Champions[change | change source]
|Championship||Current champion(s)||Defeated||Date won|
|GHC Heavyweight Championship||Go Shiozaki||Kaito Kyomiya||January 4, 2020|
|GHC National Championship||Katsuhiko Nakajima||Takashi Sugiura||May 9, 2020|
|GHC Junior Heavyweight Championship||Kotaro Suzuki||Yoshinari Ogawa||April 19, 2020|
|GHC Tag Team Championship||El Hijo del Dr. Wagner Jr. and René Duprée||Naomichi Marufuji and Masaaki Mochizuki||April 19, 2020|
|GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship||Hayata and Yoshinari Ogawa||Vacated||May 10, 2020|
|GHC Openweight Hardcore Championship||Vacated||Kenta Kobashi||June 2010|
References[change | change source]
- "The History Of Pro Wrestling NOAH - Pt. 1". 411mania. Retrieved 2013-12-20.
- "Japanese legend Mitsuharu Misawa dies in the ring". Slam! Sports. Canadian Online Explorer. Retrieved 2013-12-20.
- "Pro Wrestling NOAH to name new President". Wrestlingdotcom. Archived from the original on 2016-03-05. Retrieved 2013-12-20.
- "ノアがＤＤＴに続きサイバーエージェント傘下に！ 業界勢力図に大きな影響 – 東京スポーツ新聞社". 東スポＷeb – 東京スポーツ新聞社.
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