4/19 Shooto Gig Tokyo Vol. 2 - Results

Sunday 19 April 2009

Earlier today the stars of the UFC entertained the north-American fans, in Japan it was the stars of tomorrow that entered the ring in Shinjuku Face.

2 of last year's rookie tournament champions will enter the ring, in the main event the MVP, Issei Tamura took on Hayate Usui. Also the Bantamweight champion, Fumiko Kitahara was taking on the more experienced Toshimichi Akagi.

The MVP proved that he will be a force at lightweight in Shooto, and he is still undefeated.

Main-Event - Lightweight:
Issei Tamura Def. Hayate Usui by Decision 3-0 (2x20-19 and 20-18)
Light: Daisuke Ishizawa Def. Sakae Kasuya by KO Round 1 1:15
Bantam: Toshimichi Akagi vs. Fumihiro Kitahara DRAW
Fly: Junji Ito Def. Kenichi Sawada by rear-naked choke Round 2 0:47
Feather: Yuta Nezu Def. Makoto Yamauchi by Decision 3-0 (20-17, 20-18, 20-19)
Feather: Haruo Ochi Def. Seiji Akao by TKO (towel thrown) Round 1 2:18

Rookie Tournament:
Fly: Tomokazu Sato Def. Atsushi Mochizuki by Decision 3-0 (3x20-18)


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