Recap Of Kenta Kobashi’s Official Retirement Today In Japan


The official retirement match for Japanese pro wrestling legend Kenta Kobashi was held earlier today in Tokyo at the Budokan Hall. The event was sold out both live in the arena and in all of the closed-circuit showings in Tokyo as well.

Kobashi & Jun Akiyama & Keiji Muto & Kensuke Sasaki defeated KENTA & Go Shoizaki & Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Maybach Taniguchi when Kobashi pinned Kanemaru following a moonsault.

Kobashi conducted an emotional post-match interview and celebration of sorts. Kobashi thanked everyone and said he had the greatest career possible. Kobashi’s family members were introduced. is a subscription free website and relies on advertising and donations from people like you. If everyone reading this donates a few dollars, we can be fully funded for another year. Thank you so much and Happy Holidays! - Team =)