KAORU is a 23-year joshi veteran who previously competed under her real name before just using her first name. Best known for appearances in All-Japan Women and GAEA Japan, she currently is a freelancer but makes frequent appearances in OZ Academy, where she usually teams with Mayumi Ozaki and Police as part of Ozaki’s faction. She has won multiple tag team titles in her career, most coming early in her career in All-Japan Women with Mika Takahashi and also more recently in OZ Academy with Ozaki. She also won an AAAW Tag Team Championship with Ozaki. Additionally, she added the OZ Academy Openweight Championship to her list of accomplishments in July 2010.
KAORU is inactive as of mid-April 2011 due to a fractured right foot suffered during a title defense in OZ Academy. She is expected to be out 2 months.
Stats & info:
Real name: Kaoru Maeda
Weight: 134 pounds/61 kg
Experience: 23 years
Finishing move: Brainbuster, Frankensteiner, Swan Dive Moonsault
Current affiliation: Indpendent/Freelancer, but competes primarily in OZ Academy
1-time JWP Tag Team Champion
1-time OZ Academy Openweight Champion
2-time OZ Academy Tag Team Champion
2-time AJW Tag Team Champion
1-time AAAW Tag Team Champion
1-time DDT Iron Man Heavymetalweight Champion
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