NEW JAPAN PRO-WRESTLING

PROFILE

Hirai Kawato

UNIT

NJPW main unit 

HEIGHT

176cm 

WEIGHT

80kg 

YEAR OF BIRTH

13 Mar 1997 

Hirai Kawato
HEIGHT
176cm 
WEIGHT
80kg 
YEAR OF BIRTH
13 Mar 1997 
PLACE OF BIRTH
Ikeda-shi, Osaka, Japan 
DEBUT
3 Jan 2016 
TWITTER
@kawatohirai 

BIOGRAPHY

Currently the youngest wrestler among New Japan’s Young Lions. Kawato joined right out of high school and debuted in January 2016. He’s had a long rivalry with fellow Young Lion Teruaki Kanemitsu, with the two regularly appearing in opening matches. Kawato incorporates his previous MMA training with high stamina and powerful kicks. He recorded his first victory over a more experienced pro via a win by disqualification against Bone Soldier in October 2016.

Currently the youngest wrestler among New Japan’s Young Lions. Kawato joined right out of high school and debuted in January 2016. He’s had a long rivalry with fellow Young Lion Teruaki Kanemitsu, with the two regularly appearing in opening matches. Kawato incorporates his previous MMA training with high stamina and powerful kicks. He recorded his first victory over a more experienced pro via a win by disqualification against Bone Soldier in October 2016.

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