Several wrestlers from the Japanese wrestling scene have tested positive for COVID-19.
Ryo Mizunami, who has been seen in AEW and won the AEW Women’s Title Eliminator Tournament earlier this year, is one on this list. According to PWInsider, she tested positive on July 26 and currently is hospitalized. She has developed pneumonia.
Japanese wrestling promotions SEADLINNNG and Sendai Girls’ have already started to postpone shows. SEADLINNNG says that Nanae Takahashi and Honori Hana have both tested positive on the same day that Mizunami has. Both Takahashi and Hana are recovering at home. The rest of the roster has been tested and everyone else has tested negative.
Ami Miura from the Actwres girl’Z promotion has also tested positive reportedly on July 27.
Diva Dirt sends our best wishes to all those listed above and we hope that everyone gets better soon.