Tama Tonga

Nov 24, 2020 - by Allen Rockum

Real Name: Alipate Fifita
Height: 6’0″
Weight: 209 lbs.
Date of Birth: October 15, 1982
Hometown: Nuku’alofa, Tonga
Pro Debut: 2008
Trained By: Team 3D Academy
Finishing Move: Dream Catcher

Biography

– Tama & his brother Hikuleo was adopted by wrestler Haku. They would grow up with Tanga Loa as their step-brother & they also have a sister.
– Tama spent 6 Years in the United States Air Force.
– Tama has also used the names Kava, Pate Fifita & King Tonga Jr.
– January 17, 2009, The Sons of Tonga (Kava & Nuku) defeated The Puerto Rican Hound Dogg & The Perfect Creation at WXW New Year’s Crush.
– June 20th, Kava defeated CJ O’Doyle for the WXW Television Title, but Kava would lose the title right back to CJ O’Doyle in the same event.
– April 4, 2010, The American Family (King Tonga Jr. & Idol Stevens) defeated Lightning in a Handicap Cage match for the WWC Tag Team Titles.
– April 24th, The American Family lost the titles to Los Aereos (Carlitos & Hiram Tua).
– May 8th, Tama & Davey Richards lost to Koji Kanemoto & El Samurai in the first round of the NJPW Super J Tag Tournament.
– June 1st, Tama entered into the NJPW Best of the Super Junior XVII.
– June 29th, Tama, Super Strong Machine & Yutaka Yoshie lost to Apollo 55 (Ryusuke Taguchi & Prince Devitt) & Hirooki Goto in the second round of the NJPW J Sports Crown Openweight Six Man Tag Team Tournament ’10.
– September 16th, Tama defeated King Fale at NJPW NEVER.2.
– October 8th, Tama defeated Daisuke Sasaki at NJPW NEVER.3.
– October 22nd, Tama & Hirooki Goto entered into the NJPW G1 Tag League ’10.
– November 18th, Tama defeated King Fale at NJPW NEVER.4.
– December 16th, Tama & Hirooki Goto lost to Taichi & Satoshi Kojima at NJPW J Sports Dream Match ’10.
– May 3, 2011, Tama & Hirooki Goto defeated Makoto Hashi & Takashi Sugiura at NJPW Wrestling Dontaku ’11.
– September 21st, Tama lost to Hirooki Goto at NJPW NEVER.7.
– October 10th, Tama & Hirooki Goto defeated Shinsuke Nakamura & Ultimo Guerrero at NJPW Destruction ’11.
– October 22nd, Tama & Strong Man entered into the G1 Tag League ’11.
– February 10, 2012, Tama lost to Karl Anderson at NJPW NEVER.8.
– June 16th, Tama & Karl Anderson lost to MVP & Shelton Benjamin at NJPW Dominion.
– October 30th, Tama, Averno & Mephisto challenged La Tercia Sensacion (Rush, Maximo & Marco Corleone) in a Best two out of three falls match for the CMLL World Trios Title.
– November 13th, Tama & Damian El Terrible defeated Atlantis & Diamante Azul in a Best two out of three falls match for the CMLL World Tag Team Titles.
– December 11th, Tama & Damian El Terrible retained the titles against La Mascara & Valiente in a Best two out of three falls match.
– December 14th, Tama lost Best two out of three falls match to La Sombra in the finals of the CMLL La Copa Junior ’12.
– March 11, 2013, Tama lost to Hirooki Goto in the first round of the New Japan Cup ’13.
– April 7th, Tama & El Terrible retained the CMLL World Tag Team Titles against Valiente & La Mascara.
– July 5th, Tama & El Terrible lost the titles to Hiroshi Tanahashi & Jushin Thunder Liger.
– September 14th, Tama & Rey Bucanero defeated Jushin Thunder Liger & Hiroshi Tanahashi for the CMLL World Tag Team Titles.
– October 18th, Tama & Rey Bucanero lost the titles to Rush & La Mascara.
– February 9, 2014, Tama lost to Minoru Suzuki at NJPW New Beginning in Hiroshima.
– November 23rd, BULLET CLUB (Tama & Bad Luck Fale) entered into the World Tag League ’14.
– January 4, 2015, Tama competed in the Dark New Japan Rumble.
– May 30th, Tama won a 4-Way at WrestleMerica.
– June 13th, Tama defeated Joey Janela for the JCW Heavyweight Title.
– June 20th, Tama challenged Tyson Dean for the PWA Heritage Title.
– October 2nd, Tama, Glacier, Micah & Tyson Dean defeated Al Getz Enterprises (Andy Anderson, Murder-1, Pain & Tommy Too Much) at WrestleMerica.
– November 22nd, BULLET CLUB entered into the World Tag League ’15.
– January 4, 2016, BULLET CLUB (Tama, Bad Luck Fale & Yujiro Takahashi) competed in against Toru Yano & The Briscoes (Mark & Jay Briscoe) for the vacant NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Titles.
– February 11th, BULLET CLUB defeated The Briscoes & Toru Yano for the NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Titles.
– February 14th, BULLET CLUB lost the titles back to The Briscoes & Toru Yano.
– March 4th, Tama lost to Hirooki Goto in the second round of the New Japan Cup ’16.
– April 10th, Guerrillas of Destiny (Tama & Tanga Loa) defeated Great Bash Heel (Togi Makabe & Tomoaki Honma) for the IWGP Tag Team Titles.
– May 3rd, Guerrillas of Destiny retained the titles against Great Bash Heel.
– May 8th, BULLET CLUB (Tama, Tanga Loa, Matt & Nick Jackson) defeated The Motor City Machine Guns (Chris Sabin & Alex Shelley), KUSHIDA & Matt Sydal at ROH/NJPW Global Wars ’16.
– May 11th, BULLET CLUB (Tama, Tanga Loa, Kenny Omega & Matt Jackson) lost to Jay Lethal, Roderick Strong & The Briscoes on ROH TV.
– June 11th, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated The Bruiserweights (Corey Hollis & John Skyler) at WrestleMerica.
– June 19th, Guerrillas of Destiny lost the IWGP Tag Team Titles to The Briscoes.
– June 25th, Tama lost to Volador Jr. in the quarter finals of the LLE Campeonato Mundial Elite ’16.
– July 11th, Tama & Tanga Roa lost to Rush & Volador Jr. in the quarter finals of the CMLL Torneo de Parejas Increibles Internacionales.
– July 12th, Tama & Tanga Roa lost to Shocker & Rey Escorpion in the semi-finals of the CMLL Cuadrangular de Parejas.
– July 18th, Tama entered into the G1 Climax ’16.
– August 19th, BULLET CLUB (Tama, Tanga Loa & Yujiro Takahashi) lost to CHAOS (Rocky Romero, Beretta & Toru Yano) at ROH Death Before Dishonor XIV.
– August 20th, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated The All-Night Express (Kenny King & Rhett Titus) on ROH TV.
– September 22nd, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated Roppongi Vice (Beretta & Rocky Romero) at NJPW Destruction in Hiroshima.
– October 10th, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated The Briscoes for the IWGP Tag Team Titles.
– November 5th, Guerrillas of Destiny retained the titles against CHAOS (Tomohiro Ishii & YOSHI-HASHI).
– December 10th, Guerrillas of Destiny lost to Great Bash Heel in the finals of the World Tag League ’16.
– January 4, 2017, Guerrillas of Destiny lost the IWGP Tag Team Titles to CHAOS (Tomohiro Ishii & Toru Yano) in a 3-Way.
– January 14th, Guerrillas of Destiny lost to Killer Elite Squad (Lance Archer & Davey Boy Smith Jr.) at WC Tough Act to Follow.
– February 19th, Guerrillas of Destiny won the vacant WC Big Top Tag Team Titles by winning a Battle Royal.
– March 11th, Tama lost to Toru Yano in the first round of the New Japan Cup ’17.
– April 1st, BULLET CLUB (Guerrillas of Destiny & Hangman Page) challenged The Briscoes & Bully Ray for the ROH World Six Man Tag Team Titles.
– May 3rd, Guerrillas of Destiny competed in a 3-Way for the IWGP Tag Team Titles.
– June 11th, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated War Machine (Ray Rowe & Hanson) for the IWGP Tag Team Titles.
– June 24th, Guerrillas of Destiny lost the WC Big Top Tag Team Titles to Roppongi Vice.
– July 1st, Guerrillas of Destiny lost the IWGP Tag Team Titles to War Machine.
– July 20th, Tama entered into the G1 Climax ’17.
– August 26th, BULLET CLUB (Guerrillas of Destiny & The Young Bucks (Matt & Nick Jackson) lost to Search and Destroy (Jonathan Gresham, Chris Sabin, Jay White & Alex Shelley) on ROH TV.
– October 5th, Tama defeated Martin Stone at MLW One Shot.
– December 11th, Guerrillas of Destiny lost to Los Ingobernables de Japón (EVIL & SANADA) in the finals of the World Tag League ’17.
– December 17th, BULLET CLUB (Guerrillas of Destiny & Bad Luck Fale) defeated Los Ingobernables de Japón (EVIL, BUSHI & SANADA) for the NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Titles.
– January 4, 2018, BULLET CLUB lost the titles to CHAOS (Toru Yano, Beretta & Tomohiro Ishii) in a 4-Way Gauntlet.
– January 5th, BULLET CLUB defeated CHAOS to win back the NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Titles.
– February 24th, BULLET CLUB retained the titles against Cheeseburger, Delirious & Jushin Thunder Liger.
– May 3rd, BULLET CLUB lost the titles to fellow BULLET CLUB members (Young Bucks & Marty Scurll).
– July 15th, Tama entered into the G1 Climax ’18.
– August 12th, BULLET CLUB defeated BULLET CLUB for the NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Titles.
– September 30th, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated Young Bucks for the IWGP Tag Team Titles.
– December 9th, Guerrillas of Destiny lost to Los Ingobernables de Japón (SANADA & EVIL) in the finals of the World Tag League ’18.
– January 4, 2019, Guerrillas of Destiny lost the IWGP Tag Team Titles to Los Ingobernables de Japón in a 3-Way.
– January 30th, BULLET CLUB lost the NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Titles to Toru Yano, Togi Makabe & Ryusuke Taguchi.
– February 23rd, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated Los Ingobernables de Japón for the IWGP Tag Team Titles.
– April 6th, Guerrillas of Destiny won the ROH World Tag Team Titles by winning a 4-Way.
– April 29th, Guerrillas of Destiny defended the IWGP Tag Team Titles against Toru Yano & Togi Makabe.
– May 8th, Guerrillas of Destiny retained the ROH World Tag Team Titles against Jonathan Gresham & Jay Lethal.
– May 12th, Guerrillas of Destiny defended the titles against The Briscoes.
– June 9th, Guerrillas of Destiny retained the IWGP Tag Team Titles against Los Ingobernables de Japón.
– June 29th, Guerrillas of Destiny defended the titles against Juice Robinson & Mikey Nicholls.
– July 20th, Guerrillas of Destiny lost the ROH World Tag Team Titles to The Briscoes in a Street Fight.
– August 31st, Guerrillas of Destiny defended the IWGP Tag Team Titles against Aussie Open (Mark Davis & Kyle Fletcher).
– September 15th, Guerrillas of Destiny retained the titles against CHAOS (YOSHI-HASHI & Tomohiro Ishii).
– November 17th, Guerrillas of Destiny entered into the World Tag League ’19.
– January 4, 2020, Guerrillas of Destiny lost the IWGP Tag Team Titles to FinJuice (David Finlay & Juice Robinson).
– January 25th, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated JT Dunn & Mike Verna at NEW Over the Top ’20.
– February 1st, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated FinJuice for the IWGP Tag Team Titles.
– February 21st, Guerrillas of Destiny lost the titles to Golden Ace (Hiroshi Tanahashi & Kota Ibushi).
– August 14th, Tama lost to David Finlay in the semi-finals of the New Japan Cup USA ’20.
– September 11th, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated PJ Black & David Finlay on NJPW STRONG.
– September 18th, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated ACH & Alex Zayne on NJPW STRONG.
– October 9th, Tama competed in a 12-Man Elimination Battle Royal on NJPW STRONG.
– October 23rd, Guerrillas of Destiny defeated Flip Gordon & Brody King on NJPW STRONG.
– November 13th, Tama defeated PJ Black on NJPW STRONG.
– November 15th, Guerrillas of Destiny entered into the World Tag League ’20.

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