AEW Signs Hikaru Shida, Updated Roster

Hikaru Shida has signed with AEW.

Hikaru Shida

AEW has signed another talent to their women’s division. The promotion announced recently that Hikaru Shida will join the upstart promotion.

The 30-year-old from the Kanagawa Prefecture of Japan is a 12-year pro and has an acting background as well. Most recently, Shida has been wrestling for the OZ Academy promotion in Japan. AEW’s Aja Kong has been a frequent opponent of Shida’s in the promotion over the years.

Shida wrestled for 6-years in the Ice Ribbon promotion as well. She has also wrestled with the Sendai Girls promotion, where she’s worked a few matches against another AEW roster member, Nyla Rose.

AEW sent out the following to their social media accounts recently:

She has appeared in 7 films, including 2010’s “Mutant Girls Squad” and 8 television shows.

Updated AEW Roster

AEW Female Roster:

  1. Aja Kong
  2. Allie
  3. Bea Priestley
  4. Brandi Rhodes
  5. Britt Baker
  6. Hikaru Shida
  7. Kylie Rae
  8. Nyla Rose
  9. Penelope Ford
  10. Sadie Gibbs
  11. Yuka Sakazaki

AEW Male Roster:

  1. Hangman Page
  2. Brandon Cutler
  3. Chris Jericho
  4. Christopher Daniels
  5. Chuckie T
  6. CIMA
  7. Cody Rhodes
  8. Frankie Kazarian
  9. Jimmy Havoc
  10. “Bad Boy” Joey Janela
  11. Jungle Boy
  12. Kenny Omega
  13. Kip Sabian
  14. Matt Jackson
  15. Nick Jackson
  16. MJF
  17. Michael Nakazawa
  18. PAC
  19. Pentagon Jr.
  20. Rey Fenix
  21. Sammy Guevara
  22. Scorpio Sky
  23. Sonny Kiss
  24. Trent Beretta