Akira Taue – Wiki, Bio, Age, Wife, Net Worth

Akira Taue is a 60-years-old Japanese Athlete from the Japan. his estimated net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million Approx. Jump into read his life Facts, Wikipedia and biographies Details

Akira Taue Biography – Wiki

According to the wiki and biography of Akira Taue was born on May 8, 1961 in Japan. let’s check out the Akira’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details.

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On August 22, 2018, Taue announced at a press conference that he was battling stomach cancer. The diagnosis came from when he was originally hospitalized from a fall at his home on March 2 that caused bleeding from the stomach, which required an emergency blood transfusion. He also revealed that on April 16, he underwent a gastrectomy after discovering the cancer during an examination.


In June 2017, after studying with Mitsuhiro Matsunaga, Taue opened his own steakhouse in Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan, called Steak Izakaya Champ, where he personally cuts and cooks the steak, as well as greeting customers.


Taue served as the Noah president until November 1, 2016, when the company was sold to IT development company Estbee, after which he was given the new role of an advisor. He would resign from his position in February 2017.


On June 27, 2009, following the June 13 death of Mitsuharu Misawa, Akira Taue was appointed as the new president of Pro Wrestling Noah. On May 12, 2013, Taue announced that he would be officially retiring from the ring in December. On December 7, 2013, Taue wrestled his retirement match, where he, Takeshi Morishima, Takashi Sugiura, and Genba Hirayanagi defeated Genichiro Tenryu, Tatsumi Fujinami, Masao Inoue, and Kentaro Shiga, with Taue pinning Inoue for the final win of his career.


In Noah Taue continued tag team wrestling, teaming mostly with Takuma Sano. On November 5, 2005, Taue was able to defeat Takeshi Rikio with his Ore ga Taue finisher to capture the GHC Heavyweight Championship, which he held into the new year before losing it to Jun Akiyama on January 22, 2006.


However, he became better known for tag team wrestling. He won his first championship, the All Asia Tag Team Championship, with Shinichi Nakano on June 5, 1990. He won the World Tag Team Championship for the first time on March 4, 1992, teaming with Jumbo Tsuruta. He formed a tag team with Toshiaki Kawada, called The Holy Demon Army, a team which ended up holding the World Tag Team Championship 6 times. The team split when Taue left AJPW for Mitsuharu Misawa’s new Pro Wrestling Noah promotion in August 2000, while Kawada decided to stay.


Originally a Japan Pro-Wrestling trainee, he was transferred to the AJPW Dojo upon JPW’s disbanding. He debuted in a tag team match for All Japan Pro Wrestling on January 2, 1988, teaming with the legendary Giant Baba against Buddy Landel and Paul Harris. As with Genichiro Tenryu, Hiroshi Wajima and Arashi before him, his debut was much hyped. Throughout the years he became one of AJPW’s top stars, by winning titles such as the Triple Crown Heavyweight Championship and the 1996 Champion Carnival.


Before becoming a professional wrestler, Akira Taue competed as a sumo wrestler, debuting in January 1980 and coached by former ozeki Daikirin (his shikona was Tamakirin, based on his stablemaster’s). He fought in the second highest juryo division for seven tournaments before retiring from sumo in July 1987.


Akira Taue (田上 明 , Taue Akira) (born May 8, 1961) is a retired Japanese professional wrestler. He is also a former AJPW Triple Crown Heavyweight Champion, a former GHC Heavyweight Champion and has had fourteen 5 Star Matches as awarded by the Wrestling Observer Newsletter.

BirthName, Nickname, and Profession

So first, let’s take a look at some personal details of Akira, like name, nickname, and profession.

Real Name Akira Taue
Nickname Akira
Profession Athlete

Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace

Age (2021) 60 Years
Birthplace Saitama
Date Of Birth May 8, 1961
Sunsign Libra
Hometown Saitama
Food Habits Not Available
Nationality Japanese

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Height, Weight, And Body Measurements

Height 1.92 m
In Meter: not available
In Feet: not available
Weight 120 kg
In Pound: not available

Akira Taue Personal Life, Spouse, Wife

Parent Not Available
Father Not Available
Mother Not Available
Brother Not Available
Sister Not Available
Marital Status not available
Wife not available
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Children 1

Akira Taue Net Worth

The Akira Taue Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.) $80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.) $4 million- $6 million USD

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