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This is a list of professional wrestlers who currently wrestle for Pro Wrestling Noah, as well as a list of notable alumni. The current roster consists of the Home Unit (those under exclusive contract), freelancers, and gaijins.

Wrestlers

Personnel is organized below by their role in Pro Wrestling Noah. Their ring name is on the left and their real name is on the right when known. Anybody inactive for a considerable amount of time is acknowledged. This list also acknowledges which unit a wrestler is a part of. "(L)" also indicates the leader of the group when one is designated.

As of 2022, there are 5 central units in Noah:[1]

There is also a sub-group of the main unit which is regarded as a stable: Funky Express[e]

Keiji Muto
Kazuyuki Fujita
Katsuhiko Nakajima

Heavyweight wrestlers

Ring name Real name Unit Notes
Akitoshi Saito[2] Akitoshi Saito Funky Express
Daiki Inaba[3] Daiki Inaba Main unit
Daisuke Nakamura[4] Daisuke Nakamura Sugiura-gun [ja] Signed to U-Zukidohonpo
El Hijo de Dr. Wagner Jr.[5] Undisclosed[f] Sugiura-gun [ja] Freelancer
Go Shiozaki[6] Go Shiozaki Main unit Chairman of the Noah Wrestlers' Association[7]
Great Muta[8] Keiji Mutoh N/A Also wrestles unmasked as Keiji Muto
Hideki Suzuki[9] Hideki Suzuki Sugiura-gun [ja] GHC Tag Team Champion
Freelancer
Kaito Kiyomiya[10] Kaito Kiyomiya Main unit
Katsuhiko Nakajima[11] Katsuhiko Nakajima Kongo [ja]
Kazunari Murakami[12] Kazunari Murakami Sugiura-gun [ja] Freelancer
Injured; sciatic hip problems
Kazushi Sakuraba[13] Kazushi Sakuraba Sugiura-gun [ja] Freelancer
Kazuyuki Fujita[14] Kazuyuki Fujita Sugiura-gun [ja]
Keiji Muto[15] Keiji Mutoh Marufuji-gun Also wrestles masked as The Great Muta
Kendo Kashin[16] Tokimitsu Ishizawa Sugiura-gun [ja] Freelancer
Producer and booker
Kenoh[17] Daisuke Nakae Kongo [ja] (L) GHC Heavyweight Champion
Kinya Okada[18] Kinya Okada Main unit
Manabu Soya[19] Manabu Soya Kongo [ja]
Masa Kitamiya[20] Mitsuhiro Kitamiya Main unit
Masaaki Mochizuki[21] Masaaki Mochizuki Marufuji-gun Signed to Dragon Gate
Masakatsu Funaki[22] Masakatsu Funaki Kongo [ja] GHC National Champion
Freelancer
Masao Inoue[23] Masao Inoue Funky Express Freelancer
Masato Tanaka[24] Masato Tanaka Marufuji-gun Pro Wrestling Zero1 World Heavyweight Champion
Signed to Pro Wrestling Zero1
Muhammad Yone[25] Satoshi Yoneyama Funky Express
Naomichi Marufuji[26] Naomichi Marufuji Marufuji-gun (L) Vice President

Inactive; knee injury

René Duprée[27] René Goguen Sugiura-gun [ja] Freelancer
Rob Van Dam[28] Robert Szatkowski N/A Freelancer
Satoshi Kojima[29] Satoshi Kojima Marufuji-gun Signed to New Japan Pro-Wrestling
Shuhei Taniguchi[30] Shuhei Taniguchi Main unit
Shuji Kondo[31] Shuji Kondo Kongo [ja] Freelancer
Simon Gotch[32] Seth Lesser Main unit Freelancer
Takashi Sugiura[33] Takashi Sugiura Sugiura-gun [ja] (L)
Timothy Thatcher[34] Timothy Moura Sugiura-gun [ja] GHC Tag Team Champion
Freelancer
Yoshiki Inamura[35] Yoshiki Inamura Main unit

Junior heavyweight wrestlers

Atsushi Kotoge
Hayata
Ring name Real name Unit Notes
Alejandro[36] Kohei Fujimura Main unit
Atsushi Kotoge[37] Atsushi Kotoge Main unit
Chris Ridgeway[38] Chris Wareing Stinger GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champion
Daisuke Harada[39] Daisuke Harada Main unit
Eita Eita Kobayashi Perros del Mal de Japon Signed to Dragon Gate
Hajime Ohara[40] Hajime Ohara Kongo [ja]
Hayata[41] Yohei Hayata Stinger (L) GHC Junior Heavyweight Champion
Hi69[42] Hiroki Tanabe Kongo [ja]
Junta Miyawaki[43] Junta Miyawaki Main unit Inactive; on excursion in Mexico
Kai Fujimura[44] Kai Fujimura Main unit
Kotaro Suzuki Yasuhiro Suzuki Perros del Mal de Japon Freelancer
Ninja Mack[45] Brenden McAleavey Main unit
Nosawa Rongai Kazuhige Nosawa Perros del Mal de Japon Head booker
Seiki Yoshioka[46] Seiki Yoshioka N/A
Super Crazy Francisco Rueda Perros del Mal de Japon Freelancer
Tadasuke[47] Tadasuke Yoshida Kongo [ja]
Texano Jr. Juan Leos Perros del Mal de Japon Freelancer
Xtreme Tiger[48] Undisclosed[f] Main unit
Yasutaka Yano[49] Yasutaka Yano Main unit Inactive; injury
Yo-Hey[50] Yohei Fujita Main unit
Yoshinari Ogawa[51] Yoshinari Ogawa Stinger GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champion
Yuya Susumu[52] Yuya Susumu Stinger

Corporate staff

Sanshiro Takagi
Name Role
Akito Vice President
Akira Taue Advisor
Daisuke Ito Director
Sanshiro Takagi President
Yosuke Fuwa Representative Director

Alumni

Native

Gaijin

Joshi talent

Notes

  1. ^ Main unit (正規軍, Seikigun, lit. "regular army")
  2. ^ Kongo (金剛, Kongō, lit. "adamant")
  3. ^ Marufuji-gun (丸藤軍, lit. "Marufuji Army")
  4. ^ Sugiura-gun (杉浦軍, lit. "Sugiura Army")
  5. ^ Funky Express (ファンキーエクスプレス, Fankīekusupuresu)
  6. ^ a b In lucha libre the true identity, birth name, etc. of masked wrestlers is kept secret from the general public. News media neither report nor speculate on real names even if they may be able to find them, purely out of respect for lucha libre traditions.

References

  1. ^ Pro Wrestling Noah [@noah_ghc] (January 6, 2022). プロレスリング・ノア相関図 更新! (Tweet) (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022 – via Twitter.
  2. ^ 齋藤彰俊 / Akitoshi Saito. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. ^ 稲葉大樹 / Daiki Inaba. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. ^ 中村大介 / Daisuke Nakamura. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. ^ イホ・デ・ドクトル・ワグナーJr. / Hijo del Dr. Wagner Jr.. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. ^ 潮崎豪 / Go Shiozaki. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  7. ^ 潮崎豪選手、新選手会長就任のお知らせと会見の模様. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). August 25, 2016. Archived from the original on October 19, 2018.
  8. ^ グレート・ムタ / GREAT MUTA. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  9. ^ 鈴木秀樹/Hideki Suzuki. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved May 6, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  10. ^ 清宮海斗 / Kaito Kiyomiya. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  11. ^ 中嶋勝彦 / Katsuhiko Nakajima. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  12. ^ 村上和成 / Kazunari Murakami. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  13. ^ 桜庭和志 / Kazushi Sakuraba. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  14. ^ 藤田和之 / Kazuyuki Fujita. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  15. ^ 武藤敬司 / Keiji Muto. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  16. ^ ケンドー・カシン / Kendo Kashin. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  17. ^ 拳王 / Kenoh. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  18. ^ 岡田欣也 / Kinya Okada. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  19. ^ 征矢学 / Manabu Soya. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  20. ^ マサ北宮 / Masa Kitamiya. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  21. ^ 望月成晃 / Masaaki Mochizuki. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  22. ^ 船木誠勝 / Masakatsu Funaki. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  23. ^ 井上雅央 / Masao Inoue. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  24. ^ 田中将斗 / Masato Tanaka. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  25. ^ モハメド ヨネ / Muhammad Yone. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  26. ^ 丸藤正道 / Naomichi Marufuji. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  27. ^ レネ・デュプリ / Rene Dupree. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  28. ^ ロブ・ヴァン・ダム / Rob Van Dam. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved May 10, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  29. ^ 小島聡 / Kojima satoshi. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved May 6, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  30. ^ 谷口周平 / Shuhei Taniguchi. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  31. ^ 近藤修司 / Kondo Shuji. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved May 6, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  32. ^ サイモン・ゴッチ / Simon Gotch. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved May 6, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  33. ^ 杉浦貴 / Takashi Sugiura. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  34. ^ ティモシー・サッチャー / Timothy Thatcher. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved July 17, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  35. ^ 稲村愛輝 / Yoshiki Inamura. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  36. ^ 亜烈破 / Aleja. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  37. ^ 小峠篤司 / Atsushi Kotoge. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  38. ^ クリス・リッジウェイ / Chris Ridgeway. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved May 6, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  39. ^ 原田大輔 / Daisuke Harada. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  40. ^ 大原はじめ / Hajime Ohara. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  41. ^ "HAYATA / Hayata". Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  42. ^ Hi69 / Hi69. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  43. ^ 宮脇純太 / Junta Miyawaki. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  44. ^ 藤村加偉 / Kai Fujimura. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  45. ^ ニンジャ・マック / Ninja Mack. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved May 6, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  46. ^ 吉岡世起 / Seiki Yoshioka. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  47. ^ タダスケ / Tadasuke. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  48. ^ エクストリーム・タイガー / Xtreme Tiger. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved May 6, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  49. ^ 矢野安崇 / Yasutaka Yano. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  50. ^ "YO-HEY / Yo-Hey". Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  51. ^ 小川良成 / Yoshinari Ogawa. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  52. ^ 進祐哉 / Yuya Susumu. Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Retrieved January 7, 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)