Sakaguchi Dojo, Pancrase prepare mixed martial arts bouts

Pancrase, one of Japan’s best known martial arts fighting groups is teaming up with Sakaguchi Dojo for a series of bouts at Okinawa City Gym, April 21.

Sakaguchi Dojo from Tokyo and mixed martial arts promoter Pancrase are teaming up to bring four wrestling matches and six mixed martial arts bouts to Okinawa City Gym.

The afternoon events take place April 21st, with doors opening at 2 p.m. for the 3:30 p.m. action.

In the wrestling section, the first match features Yanbaru Queenna and Mil Mongoose of Okinawa Pro Wrestling vs. Madoka and Nakazawa Michael of DDT. Yukio Kubota of Sakaguchi Dojo vs. Ryo Kawamura of Pancraseism meet in the second set.  The third match pits ISAO of Sakaguchi Dojo and Mitsuhisa Sunabe of Team reversaL vs. Yutaka Kobayashi and Koutaro Nasu of U-FILECAMP.  The fourth match features Yukio Sakaguchi and Kyouko Kimura of Sakaguchi Dojo Ichizoku against Hikaru Sato of Pancrase Mission and NOSAWA Rongai of Tokyo Gurentai.

The General mixed martial arts section has six events.  In the first match it is Penny Shimizu of Sakaguchi Dojo Ichizoku vs. Yuta Yamashiro of Wild Seasar.  The second match has Takatoshi Matsumoto of Paraestra Hachioji facing. BG of Wajyutsu Keishu Sha, while the third Match pits Chris Man of Paraestra Hachioji vs. Tomoyoshi Ishikake of T-Rex Jiujitsu Academy.  In the fourth Match Kikuyo Ishikawa of Reversal Gym Yokohama takes on Miyoko of GRABAKA.

In theSemi final, it’s Tatsuya So of Tousin vs. Yusuke Tamaki of MABUI.  The Main Match has Mitsuhisa Sunabe of TEAM reversaL meeting Yattekuru Shingo of T-Rex Jiujitsu Academy.

Advance admission is ¥8,500 for the RS first row seats, ¥6,000 for SS seats, ¥5,500 for S seats, ¥3,500 for A seats and ¥2,000 for second floor seats.  All tickets are ¥500 more at the door.  Tickets are available at Lawson ticket 0570-000-777 (L Code 85540), Ryo Enterprise and Pancrase.