CLIPPED: Katsuyori Shibata may have knocked out his own career

new-japan-696x392Following his match with Kazuchika Okada at New Japan’s Sakura Genesis event this past weekend, Katsuyori Shibata was taken to the hospital with a reported subdural hematoma, a life-threatening brain injury where blood builds up between the skull and brain.

Shibata has been advised that he’ll likely be forced to retire due to the threat of future head trauma. He is 37 years old.






More Info:


Want More? Choose another story!

Visit - Your daily source of wrestling history and nostalgia!
Be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!