Kaori Housako is a Japanese professional wrestler and actress. She is currently signed to WWE, performing on the Raw brand under the ring name Kairi Sane. She a former one-time WWE Women's Tag Team Champion with Asuka, one-time NXT Women's Champion and the winner of inaugural Mae Young Classic tournament. Under her previous ring name Kairi Hojo, she made her professional wrestling debut in January 2012 for the World Wonder Ring Stardom promotion, where, over the next five years, she became a one-time World of Stardom Champion, three-time Goddess of Stardom Champion and a four-time Artist of Stardom Champion, while also winning the 2015 5★Star GP and 2016 Goddesses of Stardom Tag League. Housako left Stardom in June 2017, after signing a three-year deal with WWE. In 2016, Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter called Sane and her fellow Japanese workers Io Shirai and Mayu Iwatani the "three of the best wrestlers in the world".
|Born:||September 23, 1988, Hikari, Yamaguchi, Japan|
|Residence:||Orlando, Florida, U.S.|
|Alma mater:||Hosei University|
|Ring name(s):||Doku, Kairi Hojo, Kairian, Kairian 3.0, Kairi Sane, Pirates Kaiser|
|Billed from:||Yamaguchi, Japan|
|Debut:||January 7, 2012|
|Twitter:||Kairi Sane's Twitter profile|
|IMDb:||Kairi Sane's IMDb|
About Kairi Sane
Japanese professional wrestler and actress who is best known for her work with the WWE. She is assigned to its developmental branch NXT under the ring name Kairi Sane, her birth name being Kairi Hojo.
She first began wrestling professionally in January of 2012 for the World Wonder Ring Stardom promotion where for the next five years, she became a one-time World of Stardom Champion. She then signed to the WWE in 2016.
She is an ambassador to her hometown of Hikari, Yamaguchi.
She was born and raised in Yamaguchi. She has a sister who is three years older than her.
In 2016, Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter called her and her fellow Stardom workers Lo Shirai and Mayu Iwatani "three of the best wrestlers in the world".
Information related to Kairi Sane
- Sportspeople from Yamaguchi Prefecture
- Expatriate professional wrestlers
- Japanese female professional wrestlers
- Masked wrestlers