New! Wrestling Legend: Antonio Inoki Wallpaper!
Antonio Inoki is without a doubt one of the most important and influential figures in wrestling history. He single handedly shape and changed the wrestling landscape during his career. During his early days as a pro wrestler he was considered one of the brightest young stars in Japan. Trained by the legendary Rikidozan, Inoki and Giant Baba were deemed to carry puroresu wrestling to new heights. Inoki and Baba would later split in 1972 to form two wrestling promotions: New Japan and All Japan. Almost immediately the two promotions began seeing success, as New Japan attracted many of the most talented American wrestlers to come to Japan to wrestle. From 1972 to 1998, Inoki would not only play an important role behind the scenes but also be one of the best wrestlers in the ring.
Some of his legendary matches includes the biggest names in pro wrestling as well as in the MMA as it is known today. Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, Andre the Giant, Bob Buckland, Sting, Vader, Great Muta, Tiger Mask, Muhammad Ali etc had all step inside the ring with Inoki.
Revered and respected in the world of pro wrestling , A legend and great Icon of Japan pro wrestling!
BWA Wrestling Wallpapers presents The Legendary “Moeru Toukon” (Fighting Spirits that burns) Antonio Inoki!!
Posted on July 4, 2010, in Independents/Puroresu/Lucha Libre, Wrestling Legends Wallpaper and tagged Antonio Inoki Wallpaper, bugbytes Wrestling Wallpaper, NJPW Wallpaper, Puroresu Wallpaper. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.