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Masanori Saito (斎藤 昌典 Saitō Masanori?, born February 1, 1942) is a retired Japanese professional wrestler better known as Mr. Saito or Masa Saito (マサ 斉藤?).[1] He wrestled for several years in various promotions operated by the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA). He later joined the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), where he teamed with Mr. Fuji to hold the World Tag Team Championship twice. He also won the AWA World Heavyweight Championship in 1990. In Japan, Saito wrestled for both All Japan Pro Wrestling and New Japan Pro Wrestling. Saito gained notoriety for his arrest in connection with fellow wrestler Ken Patera allegedly throwing a boulder through the window of a McDonald's restaurant in Waukesha, Wisconsin and for a match wrestled against Antonio Inoki on a deserted island in Japan that lasted for more than two hours.

  • American Wrestling Association World Heavyweight Championship
  • NWA Florida Heavyweight Championship
  • NWA Florida Tag Team Championship
  • NWA United States Tag Team Championship (Florida version)
  • IWGP Tag Team Championship
  • NWA North American Tag Team Championship (Los Angeles/Japan version)
  • NWA Canadian Tag Team Championship (Vancouver version)
  • NWA Americas Tag Team Championship
  • NWA "Beat the Champ" Television Championship
  • NWA World Tag Team Championship (San Francisco version)
  • NWA Alabama Heavyweight Championship
  • WWF World Tag Team Championship

See Also

WWE Alumni