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Henare
Henare
Henare in February 2017
Born 1993[1]
Auckland, New Zealand[2]
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s) A-Class
Aaron Henry
Henare[2]
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)[1][3]
Weight 104 kg (229 lb)[1][3]
Trained By NJPW Dojo
Debut 2010[4]

  Aaron Henry (born 1993) is a New Zealand professional wrestler currently signed to New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) as a young lion under the ring name Henare.

Professional wrestling careerEdit

Early Career (2010-2016)Edit

In 2013 Henry would made his professional wrestling debut for the Impact Pro Wrestling, competing in a battle royal for the #1 Contendership for the IPW New Zealand Heavyweight Championship but Henry would eventually lose. Later Henry would take part in a tag team Gauntlet match for the IPW New Zealand Tag Team Championship with Pat Schisk, both would eventually lose the match.

After that night Henry would take a break from professional wrestling for two years, defeating Fury and Jakob Cross. Later Henry would unsucessfully challenged Cross IPW New Zealand Heavyweight Championship.

Later in 2016 Henry would be signed by the japanese professional wrestling promotion New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW).

New Japan Pro Wrestling (2016-Present)Edit

After Henry being signed by NJPW in early 2016 he would compete under the ring name Henare and debuted in September of that year, losing to Pro Wrestling Noah's Quiet Storm.[5] Henare competed as one of NJPW's "Young Lions" a class of rookie wrestlers who work mostly against each other early on, wearing all black gear and with no particular ring character, all part of the structured learning process in NJPW. Henare's first win in NJPW came on September 6, when he defeated fellow young lion Hirai Kawato.[6] He appeared on his first major NJPW show, Destruction in Tokyo on September 17, teaming with David Finlay, in a losing effort against Roppongi Vice.[7] On November, 12 Henare returned to his home city of Auckland, New Zealand, defeating Hikureo at Bad Luck Fale's produce show.[8] Henare entered the 2016 World Tag League alongside veteran Manabu Nakanishi. The two finished last in their block with zero wins and zero points. On February 21 2017, Henare suffered an Achilles tendon injury in a match against Tomoyuki Oka and the match had to be stopped. He was taken out on a stretcher.

In wrestlingEdit

  • Fnishing moves
    • Spinning Spinebuster
    • Boston Crab
    • Lariat
    • Dropkick

ReferencesEdit

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New Japan Pro Wrestling
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Wrestlers
Heavyweight Bad Luck FaleBerettaBilly GunnChase OwensCodyChase OwensCodyEVILHangman PageHansonHenareHirooki GotoHiroshi TanahashiHiroyoshi TenzanHiroyoshi TenzanJuice RobinsonKatsuya KitamuraKatsuyori ShibataKenny OmegaLance ArcherLeo TongaManabu NakanishiMichael ElginMinoru SuzukiRaymond RoweSANADASatoshi KojimaTakashi IizukaTama TongaTanga RoaTetsuya NaitoTogi MakabeTomoaki HonmaTomohiro IshiiTomoyuki OkaToru YanoYoshitatsuYoshi-HashiYuji NagataYujiro TakahashiZack Sabre Jr.
Junior heavyweight BUSHIDavid FinlayEl DesperadoGedoHirai KawatoHiromu TakahashiJadoJushin Thunder LigerKUSHIDAMarty ScurllMatt JacksonNick JacksonRen NaritaRicochetRocky RomeroRyusuke TaguchiShota UmnioShoTaichiTaka MichinokuTeruaki KanemitsuTetsuhiro YagiTiger MaskWill OspreayYoshinobu KanemaruYoh
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Staff
Red Shoes UnnoKazuo YamazakiKuniaki KobayashiMilano Collection A.T.Seiji SakaguchiSuper Strong MachineTakaaki KidaniWataru Inoue
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Championships
Active IWGP HeavyweightIWGP IntercontinentalNEVER OpenweightIWGP United States HeavyweightIWGP Tag TeamIWGP Junior HeavyweightIWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag TeamNEVER Openweight 6-Man Tag Team
Inactive Asia HeavyweightAsia Tag TeamIWGP Provisional Tag TeamIWGP U-30 OpenweightJ-CrownNWA North American Tag TeamNWA International Junior HeavyweightNWF HeavyweightNWF North American HeavyweightThe Greatest 18 Club
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Tournaments
Current G1 ClimaxWorld Tag LeagueNew Japan CupBest of the Super JuniorsSuper Jr. Tag Tournament
Defuncted World LeagueMSG LeagueIWGP LeagueWorld Cup TournamentTop of the Super JuniorsSuper J CupMSG Tag LeagueJapan Cup Tag LeagueSuper Grade Tag LeagueG1 Tag LeagueJ Sports Crown Openweight 6 Man Tag TournamentG2 U-30 ClimaxKarl Gotch CupYoung Lion Cup
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Events
Wrestle KingdomFantastica ManiaThe New BeginningHonor Rising: JapanSakura GenesisWrestling ToyonokuniWrestling DontakuWar of the WorldsDominionDestructionKing of Pro-WrestlingGlobal WarsPower Struggle

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