|Name(s)||Friend, Fight, Fan and Future (F4)|
|Disbanded||Febuary 7, 2010|
Friend, Fight, Fan and Future (友達、戦い、ファン、未来 Tomodachi, faito, fan to mirai?), often abbreviated to F4, was a professional wrestling stable in All Japan Pro Wrestling (AJPW). Formed by Satoshi Kojima was the one of the face group in All Japan Pro Wrestling until Febuary 2010, the stable was disbanded when F4 lost in Eight Man Captain's Fall Elimination against Voodoo Murders (Minoru, Rene Dupree, TARU and Toshizo) and they were force to disband.
The stable was created when Kojima returned from injury and decided not to return to the Voodoo Murders and from there would form his own stable with the name F4 with KAI and Hiroshi Yamato On October 13, 2008, at Destruction '08, in a six-man tag team match, where he, Kai and Kojima were defeated by Great Bash Heel (Togi Makabe, Tomohiro Ishii and Toru Yano). On December 14, Yamato, Kai and Kojima faced each other in a special three-way elimination match, where Yamato was victorious, scoring pinfalls over both of his opponents. In All Japan, F4 mainly feuded with the Voodoo Murders stable. Kai and Yamato finished the 2008 Junior Tag league with 4 points with 2 victories and 3 losses. Kai won the 2008 Junior League with 2 victories and 1 draw and 1 loss but ussuccesuly chellanged Silver King for the World Junior Heavyweight Championship.
Kojima finished the 2009 Champion Carnival with 8 points with 4 victories and 1 loss but he lost to Kaz Hayashi in the semifinal. Yamato and Kai finished the 2009 Junior Tag league with 4 points with 2 victories and 3 losses. Kai finished the 2009 Junior League with 6 points with 3 victories and 1 loss but he lost in the semifinal to Shuji Kondo. Yamato finished the 2009 Junior League with 2 points with 1 victory and 3 losses. On Septeember 13 2009 Zodiac left the Voodoo Murders stable and join the F4 stable. On September 26 2009 Satoshi Kojima defeated Yoshihiro Takayama for the Triple Crown Heavyweight Championship.
On Febuary 7 2010 F4 (Hiroshi Yamato, KAI, Satoshi Kojima & Zodiac) lost to Voodoo Murders (Minoru, Rene Dupree, TARU and Toshizo) in Eight Man Captain's Fall Elimination after the match they was forced to disband.
Championships and Accomplishments Edit
- All Japan Pro Wrestling
- Wrestling Observer Newsletter
- Rookie of the Year (2008) - Kai 
- Tokyo Sports
- Fighting Spirit Award (2010) - Kojima 
- ↑ http://www.puroresucentral.com/kojima.html
- ↑ "Destruction'08" (in Japanese). New Japan Pro Wrestling. http://www.njpw.co.jp/match/detail_result_game.php?e=437&c=3087. Retrieved January 23, 2013.
- ↑ Meltzer, Dave (January 26, 2011). "Biggest issue of the year: The 2011 Wrestling Observer Newsletter Awards Issue". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Campbell, CA: 1–40. ISSN 1083-9593.
- ↑ "2010 Tokyo Sports awards – New Japan involvement". Strong Style Spirit. 2010-12-09. http://www.puroresufan.com/njpw/?p=2343. Retrieved 2010-12-09.