Tensai Tag

Posted On April 26, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Christian’s WWE Return Plans, Lord Tensai’s Claw Slam Modified

- The claw slam that Lord Tensai uses has been modified slightly for safety precautions. The hold now comes from the standing position, giving the opponent the ability to land back-first. The original way of starting from Tensai’s knee caused the point of impact to be on the back of his opponent’s head. The referee stoppages that they were doing in Tensai matches look to be done. – Christian did not return at this past Tuesday’s WWE SmackDown tapings, despite being advertised. Look for him to return once the ExtremeRead More

Posted On April 19, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Raw Ratings Breakdown: Cena vs. Tensai, Kane vs. Ryder, Lesnar

- As noted before, the April 16th WWE RAW Supershow scored a 3.08 cable rating with 4.39 million viewers. In the segment breakdown, the show began with a low 2.90 quarter-rating for the CM Punk vs. Mark Henry WWE Title match. That match and the Chris Jericho segment gained 308,000 viewers. David Otunga vs. Santino Marella and the Brock Lesnar vignette gained 117,000 viewers. Kane vs. Zack Ryder lost 306,000 viewers. The in-ring segment with John Cena and John Laurinaitis gained 400,000 viewers to a 3.26 quarter rating. The DanielRead More

Posted On April 3, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Champion CM Punk Set To Feud With Lord Tensai Soon

WWE has pointed out that “Tensai” means disaster in a new article looking at Lord Tensai’s debut last night on RAW from Miami.   Speculation is that Lord Tensai will be feuding with WWE Champion CM Punk after John Laurinaitis told Punk that “natural disasters” were headed his way. Laurinaitis made the comment on RAW last night after promising more competition for the WWE Champion.   When news broke last month of Tensai coming to WWE, first reports were that he would be a “henchmen” for Laurinaitis.Read More

Posted On April 3, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Lord Tensai Challenged By WWE Star, Tensai’s Disciple, More

Matt “Lord Tensai” Bloom wrote on Twitter that there is a fake Lord Tensai account going around – @WWE_Lord_Tensai. On a related note, Tensai’s disciple Sakamoto is on Twitter – @WWEMrSAKAMOTO.   - WWE Superstar Yoshi Tatsu wrote the following on Twitter last night about Tensai and Sakamoto:   “Who is Lord Tensai’s young boy!? At first I should kick his head off. Just bring it!!!”   “I just wanna let you know Lord Tensai is NOT Japanese. I’m REAL Japanese!!!”   “Open challenge to Lord Tensai from @YoshiTatsuWWE”Read More

Posted On April 3, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Posts Feature On Lord Tensai, Torrie Wilson Update

- WWE acknowledged that Lord Tensai is a former WWE Superstar who went to Japan but did not specifically call him the former A-Train on RAW last night. WWE posted an article on their website last night and mentioned that Tensai is the former A-Train:   “He calls himself Lord Tensai, but it turns out the mysterious Superstar who stormed onto Raw SuperShow and defeated Alex Riley this past Monday has a storied history in sports-entertainment, including WWE. When he arrived on Raw, Tensai did not speak and dressed inRead More

Posted On April 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Matt Bloom Returns To WWE As Lord Tensai On Raw

Matt Bloom returned to WWE on this week’s Raw Supershow as Lord Tensai. He was accompanied to the ring by Sakamoto. Michael Cole acknowledged Tensai as a former WWE star that went to Japan and found success and has returned.   Sakamoto, who has been training in Florida Championship Wrestling, was signed to a WWE developmental contract late last year. He is a student of former WWE star Taka Michinoku.   In his debut, Tensai squashed Alex Riley.   Tensai’s former WWE gimmicks included A-Train and Albert. He worked inRead More

Posted On March 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Translates Japanese Messages From Lord Tensai Video

- As seen on last night’s WWE RAW Supershow, WWE aired the second teaser video for the arrival of a new character – Lord Tensai, who is Matt “A-Train” Bloom.   Tensai appeared in the new video with an unnamed servant. WWE’s website posted the following translations of the Japanese phrases that were shown during the vignette:   “It was said he would find himself in a faraway land.”   “Lord Tensai will strike.”   “Lord Tensai draws near.”   “Lord Tensai approaches. Beware!”Read More

Posted On March 21, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

A-Train To Feud With Orton? Cena & Jericho On TV Today, Del Rio

- Chris Jericho will be appearing on Jimmy Fallon tonight. Also, John Cena will be appearing on syndicated show The Chew today. – WWE will experiment with Alberto Del Rio and Ricardo Rodriguez teaming together for the upcoming live event tour of Puerto Rico. Del Rio and Ricardo will be facing WWE Tag Team Champions Primo and Epico. – Matt “A-Train” Bloom is set to return to WWE in April as Lord Tensai and will reportedly be “pushed to the top.” Besides John Cena, WWE officials have also discussed havingRead More

Posted On March 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

More Details On A-Train’s WWE Return & Lord Tensai Video

- As noted before, WWE has signed Matt “A-Train” Bloom to return after WrestleMania 28 and he may be a new henchman for John Laurinaitis. Despite Bloom denying the reports, several sources report that it is a done deal and the “Lord Tensai” teaser that aired on RAW this week is reportedly for his return. A source close to Bloom report that his wife recently had a baby and with him getting ready to turn 40 years old, it made more sense to return to WWE. F4Wonline.com adds that BloomRead More