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Kazushi Sakuraba

1969-07-14 Shōwa, Akita, Japan

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Biografia

Kazushi Sakuraba is a Japanese mixed martial artist and professional wrestler, currently signed to Rizin Fighting Federation. He has competed in traditional puroresu for New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) and shoot-style competition for UWFi and Kingdom Pro Wrestling (KPW). He has fought in MMA competition in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Pride Fighting Championships, Hero's and Dream. He is known as the "Gracie Hunter" or the "Gracie Killer" due to his wins over four members of the famed Gracie family: Royler Gracie, Renzo Gracie, Ryan Gracie, and Royce Gracie. In particular, Sakuraba is famous for his initial fight with Royce, which lasted ninety minutes and ended after Royce was unable to continue due to damage received from Sakuraba.

Películas

NOAH the Best: Final Chronicle 2020 2020-12-06
NJPW Dominion in Osaka-jo Hall 2020 2020-07-11
NOAH 20th Anniversary: NOAH the Chronicle vol.4 2020-11-22
Quintet 3 2018-10-05
Quintet 2 Himself 2018-07-16
NJPW The New Beginning in Niigata 2016 Himself 2016-02-14
NJPW Invasion Attack 2016 Himself 2016-04-10
NJPW The New Beginning in Osaka 2016 Himself 2016-02-11
NJPW Wrestling Dontaku 2016 Himself 2016-05-03
NJPW G1 Climax 25 - Finals 2015-08-16
NJPW Dominion 7.5 In Osaka Jo-Hall Himself 2015-07-05
NJPW Tag League Finals 2015 2015-12-09
NJPW The New Beginning in Osaka Himself 2015-02-11
NJPW The New Beginning in Sendai Himself 2015-02-14
NJPW King of Pro-Wrestling 2015 Himself 2015-10-12
NJPW Wrestling Dontaku 2015 Himself 2015-05-03
NJPW Destruction in Kobe 2015 Himself 2015-09-27
NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 9 Himself 2015-01-04
NJPW Power Struggle 2015 Himself 2015-11-07
NJPW Invasion Attack 2015 Himself 2015-04-05
Pioneers of MMA: Kazushi Sakuraba Himself 2015-02-03
NJPW Dominion 6.21 2014-06-21
NJPW World Tag League 2014 - Day 11 2014-12-07
NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 8 in Tokyo Dome 2014-01-04
NJPW Power Struggle 2014 Himself 2014-11-08
NJPW G1 Climax 24 - Day 12 2014-08-10
NJPW G1 Climax 24 - Day 12 Himself 2014-08-10
NJPW World Tag League 2014 - Day 11 Himself 2014-12-07
NJPW Road To Tokyo Dome - Day 6 2014-12-20
Metamoris 5 2014-11-22
NJPW Destruction in Kobe 2014 Himself 2014-09-21
NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 7 Himself 2013-01-04
Wrestle-1 Raising An Army Tour - Day 1 2013-09-08
NJPW Destruction 2013 2013-09-30
NJPW G1 Climax 23 - Day 11 2013-08-11
NJPW King Of Pro-Wrestling 2012 Himself 2012-10-08
Dream 17 as Himself 2011-09-24
Dream 16 2010-09-25
バトン Robot Guard (voice) 2009-04-28
Dream 2 himself 2008-04-29
K1 Dynamite!! "The Gracie Hunter" 2007-12-31
K1 Dynamite!! USA 2007-06-02
K1 Dynamite!! 2006-12-31
Pride Shockwave 2005 2005-12-31
Pride FC Critical Countdown 2005 2005-06-26
殴者 NAGURIMONO 2005-09-03
Pride 30: Fully Loaded 2005-10-23
Pride Final Conflict 2003 2003-11-09
Pride Total Elimination 2003-08-10
Pride Shockwave 2003 2003-12-31
Pride 25: Body Blow 2003-03-16
Pride Shockwave 2002 2002-08-28
Pride 23: Championship Chaos 2 2002-11-24
K1 Dynamite!! "The Gracie Hunter" 2002-12-31
Pride 17: Championship Chaos 2001-11-03
Pride 15: Raging Rumble 2001-07-29
Pride 13: Collision Course 2001-03-25
Pride 10: Return of the Warriors 2000-08-27
Pride Grand Prix 2000 Finals 2000-05-01
Pride 12: Cold Fury 2000-12-09
Pride 11: Battle Of The Rising Sun 2000-10-31
Pride Grand Prix 2000 Opening Round 2000-01-30
Pride 7 1999-10-12
Pride 8 1999-11-21
Pride 5 1999-04-29
Pride 6 1999-07-04
Pride 3 1998-06-24
Pride 2 1998-03-15
Pride 4 1998-10-11
UFC 15.5: Ultimate Japan 1 Himself 1997-12-21
Kazushi Sakuraba Documentary "The Gracie Hunter"
Dynamite!! 2010