DEEP TOYAMA – 11/11/2012: 17 Fights Announced

The current DEEP flyweight champion Yuki Motoya is doing an exhibition match in this DEEP show at this home town.The title of this upcoming DEEP Toyama show is "Rookies DEEP".

Just like how this Toyama show produced champions like Yuki Motoya and Miku Matsumoto, DEEP is looking discover the top fighters from this region.

Therefore most of the match-ups are Toyama-based young fighters vs veterans from Nagoya or Tokyo area. And this also means most of the fights in this show are fighters from Club Impact, the co-promoter of the show, taking on fighters from different team.

A 23-year old Harushige "Cabbage" Shinokawa will face Toshinori Tsunemura from GRABAKA in the headliner, and the co-main event is between undefeated Kokichi "Nagisa" Katahira and Tamotsu Kitada from Wajiutsu Keishukai.

Also the current DEEP flyweight champ Motoya will make an appearance in front of home town fans and doing an exhibition bout against his master Chairman BOSS from Club Barbarian.

In addition, out of 17 fights scheduled, there is going to be five kick boxing rules bouts and one kid's rules bout as well.

Clue Barbarian / DEEP Head Office
DEEP TOYAMA IMPACT – Rookies DEEP – 
Sunday, November 11th, 2012
At Event Plaza, Toyama, Japan 
Doors Open – 14:00 / Fight Starts – 15:00

Confirmed Cards (Subject to Change):

17th Match – Bantamweight Bout 5 min / 2R
Harushige "Cabbage" Shinokawa (Japan / Club Barbarian) vs Toshinori Tsunemura (Japan / GRABAKA)

16th Match – Welterweight Bout 5 min / 2R
Kokichi "Nagisa" Katahira (Japan / CB IMPACT) vs Tamotsu Kitada (Japan / Wajiutsu Keishukai SPO)

15th Match – Bantamweight Bout 5 min / 2R
Yuya "Jacare" Osugi (Japan / Club Barbarian) vs Yuki Nishi (Japan / Grappling Shoot Boxers)

14th Match – Featherweight Bout 5 min / 2R
Kenichi Kinoshita (Japan / NEX) vs Hiroshi "Piroshi" Sato (Japan / Club Barbarian)

13th Match – 60 Kg & Under Bout 5 min / 2R
Takayuki Takenouchi (GSB Nagoya) vs SAITO (Japan / Club Barbarian)

12th Match – Exhibition Bout 3 min / 1R
Yuki Motoya (Japan / CB IMPACT) vs BOSS (Japan / Club Barbarian)

11th Match – Featherweight Bout 5 min / 2R
Jun "BIG JUN" Osawa (Japan / Club Barbarian) vs. Yasuji Numa (Japan / T-STRUGGLE)

10th Match – Bantamweight Bout 5 min / 2R
Shuji Morishita (Japan / CB IMPACT) vs Noriyuki Kurimoto (Shoji Dojo)

9th Match – 55 Kg & Under Bout 5 min / 2R
Fumito Shintaku (Japan / CB IMPACT) vs Kanta Sato (Japan / Grappling Shoot Boxers)

8th Match – Featherweight Bout 3 min / 2R
Shigeaki Tani (Japan / Club Barbarian) vs Ryuji Akishima (Japan / BLUE HOUSE)

7th Match – Kick Boxing Rules 74 Kg & Under Bout 
Teppei Nichigo (Japan / Itkatsu ryu) vs Sho Ashina (Japan / Zero)

6th Match – Kick Boxing Rules 61 Kg & Under Rules Bout 2 min / 2R
Jun Kitagawa (Japan / BLUE HORSE) vs Kimiya Ikehata (Japan / Zero)

5th Match – Kick Boxing Rules 64 Kg & Under Bout 2 min / 2R
Kenta Nakagoshi (Japan / CB IMPACT) vs TBA

4th Match – Kick Boxing Rules Bantamweight Bout 2 min / 2R
Yosuke (Japan / Club Barbarian) vs Yuki Hamada (Japan / Team AXES)

3rd Match – Kick Boxing Rules Bantamweight Bout 2 min / 2R 
Keisuke Nakai (Japan / Club Barbarian) vs Shinpei Umemura (Japan / NEX)

2nd Match – KID'S Rules Bout 52 Kg & Under Bout 2 min / 2R
Gaku Sakamoto (Japan / Club Barbarian) vs TBA

1st Match – Lightweight Bout 3 min / 2R
Yukinori Okamura (Japan / CB IMPACT) vs Zakiishi (Japan / TEAM HODA)

Ticket Prices:
SRS – 8,000 yen / A – 5,000 yen / B – 4,000 yen 
*500 yen more at the door

Report by Shu Hirata
Photo courtesy of DEEP blog – The Wild Side of the DEEP (http://www.deep2001.com/blog2/)