Masakazu Fukuda

Birthdate: May 17th, 1972
Death: April 19th, 2000
Debut: March 20th, 1996
Background: Trained by Masayoshi Motegi
Promotions Worked For: WAR and NJPW
Cause of Death: Internal bleeding of the brain
Famous Matches and Storylines
Major Titles Held:  WAR International Jr. Heavyweight Tag Team Championship
Other Notes:  In 1999, Fukuda joined New Japan as a junior heavyweight and seemed destined to move up the card. Unfortunately, in a match against Katsuyori Shibata in the 2000 Young Loin Cup, Fukuda would get caught in the head with a flying elbow smash which would cause serious damage to his brain. He hung on in the hospital for four days, but sadly he passed away. A young star that had not reached his potential, Fukuda will not be forgotten by the New Japan faithful.

Signature Moves:
- Sambo Suplex

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