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©FRANCK ROBICHON/EPA/MAXPPP - epa06999986 (05/35) Japanese professional wrestler Taro Yamada (front) in action against Onryo (rear) during an event organized by Japanese pro wrestling independent promotion 666 (Triple Six) Wrestling of Darkness at Shinkiba 1st Ring in Tokyo, Japan, 17 August 2018. Professional wrestling is a form of sports entertainment derived from Greco-Roman wrestling. As Greco-Roman wrestling is an actual competitive sport, professional wrestling is a form of dramatic, highly physical sports entertainment with predetermined outcomes. The presence of western wrestling superstars in Japan and the influx of American soldiers and culture into the region during the Cold War created an interest in the performance art/sport in Southeast Asia, leading to the eventual creation of Manilla Wrestling Federation in the Philippines, Singapore Professional Wrestling, New Taiwan Entertainment Wrestling and Gatoh Move Professional Wrestling in Thailand. EPA-EFE/FRANCK ROBICHON ATTENTION: For the full PHOTO ESSAY text please see Advisory Notice epa...