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Big Changes in Shooto’s Future

  International Shooto Commission secretary general Toshiharu Suzuki made some major announcements this weekend and reported via GONG.  Shooto will be making some big changes to the promotions rule set.  In 2008, the ISC made some major changes to the Shooto rule set by taking away strikes to the back of the head and the knockdown […]

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Shooto 7th Round: Nobita Hits Last Second Submission to Win Title

  On Saturday, Shooto closed the curtains on another exciting event at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan.  Shooto 7th Round 2014 featured a world title fight, a pacific rim title fight and three Infinity League fights. “Nobita” Naito was able to finish the fight in the final seconds of the fifth round to wrangle the Shooto […]

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Shooto 7th Round Preview: Two Titles on the Line

  This Saturday, September 27th, Shooto makes a return to Korakuen Hall in Tokyo Japan.  Shooto 7th Round 2014 is topped by two Shooto Title fights, featuring current champions Shinya Murofushi and Yuta Nezu.  In the main event of the evening, Flyweight (52kg/114lbs) World Champion Shinya Murofushi (10-3-1) looks to defend against undefeated challenger, Yoshitaka […]

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Kyoji Horiguchi vs Jon delos Reyes Added to UFC Fight Night 52 in Japan

  One of Japan’s best fighters in MMA today, Kyoji Horiguchi will make his return to the Octagon to face Guam native, Jon delos Reyes.  Kyoji Horiguchi has amassed a 13-1 Pro MMA Record with an impressive 8 wins by way of knockout.  Kyoji Horiguchi won his Octagon debut less than a year ago in […]

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Watch Shooto GIG Tokyo Vol. 17

  7.19 SGT.17 熱戦の模様をyoutube「SHOOTO CHANNEL」にアップ!満員札止めとなったプロ修斗新宿大会の模様を全試合アップ致しました!9.27後楽園大会を楽しむ為にも是非チェックを!はい、情報拡散! https://t.co/uiN2b852Rb — X-SHOOTO オフィシャル (@xshooto) July 28, 2014   Shooto has uploaded the videos from the event on the 19th.  Shooto GIG Tokyo Vol 17 featured a Pacific Rim Title Eliminator Fight and an Infinity Series 2014 fight.  You can watch all of the fights on Shooto’s official Youtube Homepage […]

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Shooto GIG Tokyo Vol. 17 Preview

                      The event takes place on Saturday at Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo, Japan.  The fight card kicks off at 18:00 local time (JST) headlined by a fight between Naohiro “Chokugeki Gamon” Mizuno and Keita Ishibashi.  Mizuno carries a three fight win streak into the fight.  […]

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Full Results: Shooto TORAO 13th

Shooto, 5/25/14 “Shooto TORAO 13th” Marina Hop Mermaid Space Hiroshima, Japan Welterweight Bout Kenichiro Togashi def. Yoshinori Suzuki by Majority Decision Featherweight Bout Okada Takeshi def. Takuya Ogura by TKO at 1:33 in Round 1 Lightweight Bout Takuji Kobayashi def. Hiroaki Nakayama by Disqualification (Low Blow) at 2:16 in Round 1 Bantamweight Bout Takuya Kodama fought Seiji Kamejima to a Unanimous Draw Flyweight Bout Shingo Makita def. Nobuyuki Fujii by Majority […]

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Rumina “Moon Wolf” Sato retires, plus full results of Shooto: 4th Round 2014

Yesterday marked a special day under the red, white and blue ropes of Shooto. With the promotion gearing up to celebrate twenty-five years on top later this month. We said farewell to fan favorite and living legend Rumina “Moon Wolf” Sato yesterday evening. One of Mixed Martial Arts true pioneers officially hanged up his gloves in Tokyo, Japan at […]

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Caol Uno returns for Shooto’s 25th Anniversary, faces Taiki Tsuchiya in May

Lightweights (143-lbs) collide at Shooto’s historic 25th Anniversary, as former Welterweight Champion Caol Uno takes on the aggressive and always fun Taiki Tsuchiya next month. Shooto announced the match-up on their official website. The event is scheduled to take place May 5th at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan. And will serve as MMA legend Rumina Sato’s retirement […]

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Full Results – Shooto: 2nd Round 2014

Shooto, 3/16/14 “Shooto: 2nd Round 2014″ Korakuen Hall Tokyo, Japan Shooto Pacific Rim Welterweight (154-lb) title Nobumitsu Osawa def. Shinji Sasaki by KO at 4:00 in Round 2 Shooto Pacific Rim Featherweight (132-lb) title Yuta Nezu def. Kota Onojima by Unanimous Decision Lightweight Bout Ryogo Takahashi def. Taiki Tsuchiya by TKO at 3:27 in Round 2 Flyweight Bout Yoshitaka Naito def. Yuki […]

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