Flair wrestling again: Breaks retirement for AJPW
wrestling living legend 'Nature Boy' Ric Flair at
63 years will be wrestling for All Japan Pro Wrestling
on January 26th.
will compete in a tag bout along with Keiji Mutoh
(aka The Great Muta) VS Tatsumi Fujinami and Seiya
Sanada in Ota, Japan.
Nature Boy is being promoted as an "active competitor",
clearing up earlier news that was unclear whether
the 2-time WWE Hall of Famer was going to be wrestling
on the tour, which will also feature his son, Reid
news was confirmed by Japanese wrestling blog Puroresu
Spirit, which tweeted the following confirmation.
[All Japan News Update] It's official! All Japan announced
that it will be Keiji Mutoh & Ric Flair vs. Tatsumi...
Japan Pro Wrestling presented their WrestleMania style
event Wrestle Kingdom VII today on worldwide Internet
Pay Per View from the Tokyo Dome.
Flair short bio...
phrases: "a kiss-stealin', wheelin' dealin',
jet-flyin', limousine-ridin' son-of-a-gun!";
Weight: 243 pounds
From: Charlotte, NC
Career Achievements: 2-Time WWE Hall of Famer, 16-time
World Heavyweight Champion
Move: Figure-Four Leglock
Original member of "The Four Horsemen"
Only wrestler in history to be inducted into the WWE
Wrestling Hall of Fame twice. (Individually in March
2008 and with the Four Horsemen in March 2012.)
Flair official website
Flair - WWE Hall of Fame official website
Japan Pro Wrestling