Tag Archives: Satoru Kitaoka

Former Champions Ready to Clash, Mizuto Hirota vs Hiroyuki Takaya Added DEEP DREAM Impact

Announced today by DEEP officials, DEEP DREAM Impact 2014 has added another superfight between champions.  Former DEEP and Sengoku Lightweight Champion, Mizuto Hirota will face the DREAM Featherweight Champion, Hiroyuki “Streetfight Bancho” Takaya.  Mizuto Hirota is coming off of his second straight win since being cut from the UFC, a knockout finish of Masakazu Imanari […]

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DEEP DREAM Impact: Satoru Kitaoka Defends DEEP Lightweight Title Against Yoshiyuki Yoshida

Announced today, a match-up for the DEEP Lightweight Title at the DEEP run DEEP DREAM Impact on December 31st.  This match-up coming off of the heels of Yoshiyuki Yoshida’s release from Titan FC.  The event was announced in early October, but this is the first fight announcement for the event.  Satoru Kitaoka has 34 professional […]

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Pancrase 261 Results: Satoru Kitaoka Advances, Nam Phan Victorious

  Pancrase 261 took place this past Sunday, October 5th at Differ Ariake in Tokyo, Japan.  The fight card featured Japanese MMA legend Satoru Kitaoka defeating ONE FC veteran Richie Whitson.  Kitaoka took the bout 30-27 across all of the judges score cards, by controlling the wrestling and grappling in the fight.  Satoru Kitaoka took […]

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Pancrase 261: Pancrase World Slam features Satoru Kitaoka

Pancrase 261 takes place this Sunday, October 5th at Differ Ariake in Tokyo, Japan.  Tickets for the event can be purchased here.  The fight card is headlined by four Neo-Blood Tournament finals and two super fights.  In the featherweight finals, Daiki Shimizu (5-2-1) faces off with Juntaro Ushiku (6-2-1).  GRABAKA’s Ryo Iseki (5-5-3) faces Shohei […]

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Full Results – DEEP: 66 Impact

DEEP, 4/29/14 “DEEP: 66 Impact” Korakuen Hall Tokyo, Japan Lightweight title Satoru Kitaoka def.  Naoto Miyazaki by Unanimous Decision Featherweight title Kazunori Yokota def. Katsunori Tsuda by Unanimous Decision Light Heavyweight title Yoshiyuki Nakanishi def. Shunsuke Inoue by KO at :58 in Round 2 Vacant: Bantamweight title Takafumi Otsuka def. Kenji Osawa by Unanimous Decision Vacant: Welterweight title Yuta Watanabe def. Taisuke Okuno by TKO (Corner throws in […]

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Satoru Kitaoka, Kazunori Yokota and Yoshiyuki Nakanishi to defend titles at DEEP 66: Impact

It was announced during this past weekends “DEEP JEWELS 3” that a date had now been set for the upcoming DEEP 66: Impact show. The card is scheduled to take place April 29th at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan. And by the looks of it, DEEP are going all out to put on an […]

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The IGF – Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2013 will be Streamed Live on iPPV

With under a week to go, the IGF (Inoki Genome Federation) will now be available to watch via Live stream on iPPV. The event dubbed “Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2013” is scheduled to take place on New Year’s Eve at the Ryogoku Kokugikanin in Tokyo, Japan. Cost of the event will be around $17/£10. Headlining the show will […]

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ADCC Worlds 2013 Live Stream

Grappling fans don’t have to worry anymore, as ADCC will be offering a live stream throughout this weekend in Beijing, China. There will be a total of three mats to choose from, but unfortunately each will cost $20. So unless you plan on paying for all three, then you won’t be able to change between […]

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Update: PANCRASE 252 – 20th Anniversary

Pancrase held a press conference earlier today in Tokyo, Japan that was attended by CEO Masakazu Sakai, DEEP CEO Shigeru Saeki, DEEP Lightweight Champion Satoru Kitaoka, Masanori Kanehara, Pancrase Super Flyweight Champion Kiyotaka Shimizu and Atsushi Yamamoto. Some big announcements were made: DEEP Lightweight Champion Satoru Kitaoka will participate in the opening round of the […]

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