FanPost

'The final tradition' was badass.

Shooto's last event, 'The Final Tradition,' which was their 25'th anniversary celebration card, was absolutely fantastic.

Lion Takeshi mauled Rumina Sato with dirty boxing from the clinch late in the first round, after getting pretty much dominated from the opening bell (including a hard left hook that dropped the Shooto poster boy).

Gomi got back on track in a competitive fight with Takashi Nakakura, in which he scored a brilliant 2'nd round KO with a 3- punch combo (Right to the body, and then a left + right hook to the head).  In a post- fight interview with Sherdog, he said he's considering going to the UFC.  Gomi says 'Hi, Dana!'

Elite LW fighter Mitsuhiro Ishida got upset by the powerful striker Mizuto Hirota.  Ishida spent the entirety of the fight backpedaling, and throwing kicks to the inner and outer thigh of Hirota's lead leg, but when Mizuto had Ishida cornered, Ishida desperately fled, and got caught with a stout left hook, and then swarmed with GnP in the 1'st round.

In other news, Shooto and GCM vet Boku stopped rising Shootor Ueda on 1'st round strikes.  Megumi Fuji subbed debuting fighter Won Bun Chu in less than a minute with a keylock, which was preceded by kneebar and toe hold attempts.  'Wicky" Akiyo outstruck Takumi Ota en route to a Unanimous Decision. 

\The FanPosts are solely the subjective opinions of Bloody Elbow readers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Bloody Elbow editors or staff.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5349_tracker