Nickname: The Fastest Man Alive
Birthdate: 19th December 1983
- Volcano Eruption (finisher – Kneeling half nelson driver)
- Double hammerlock belly to back inverted mat slam
- Torbellino (Spinning headscissors takedown twisted into a single arm DDT)
- Orca backbreaker
Ryu Yamada is the self proclaimed fasted man in the company. Yamada has more than just speed on his side, however, as he possesses great technical ability and is not afraid of using high risk moves.