Masato In The Tokyo Marathon! Masahiro Yamamoto On His Way To K-1
Masato will participate in the Tokyo Marathon on March 22nd. He might make an announcement about his participation in the K-1 MAX FINAL16 event there.
FEG EP Sadaharu Tanigawa will also participate in the marathon. He says that it is completely impossible for him to keep up with Masato but he is confident that he can follow Akebono’s pace. His goal is to beat Akebono.
In other K-1 news, All-Japan Kickboxing Federation Featherweight champion Masahiro Yamamoto is well on his way to the K-1 Lightweight division after a victory over New-Japan Kickboxing Federation Featherweight champion Kunitaka by unanimous decision (30-26 by all three judges) at AJKF Krush.2 yesterday.
FEG EP Tanigawa was on hand at the event and had some very good things to say about Yamamoto afterwards. Yamamoto is 25 years old, 165 cm tall, and according to wikipedia, his Kickboxing record is now 27-6-5.
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