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Discussion in 'Muay Thai and Kickboxing' started by Shadess, Apr 24, 2016.

  1. Yodsanan

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    Gonnapar Weerasakreck vs Sasaki Daizo
    Leona Pettas vs Saikyo Yuma
    Matsuoka Riki vs Yamagiwa Kazuki
    Kanbe Shota vs Izawi Namito
    Ito Kento vs Kazuma Fujimaru
    Daisuke vs Hayashi Tamotsu
    Kawasaki Shinichiro vs Suzuki Hayato
    Junya Weerasakreck vs Koki


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    Rise? so it is going to be kickboxing no elbow no clinch rule set then.
     
  4. DastardlyMass

    DastardlyMass Brown Belt

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    damn it! that is a much better fight under Thai rules
     
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    Under Thai rules would be explosive
     
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    UWanaPlayDaGame Purple Belt

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    hahah the part in portuguese says "Tenshin, the japanese phenom that is murdering the best thais..."

    Gotta get some clicks.
     
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    Tenshin "Thai Slayer" Nasukawa GOAT
     
  8. Yodsanan

    Yodsanan K'FESTA.1

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    Tenshin sparring with Sam-A, Nong-O and Orono.
     
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    he's training Thai style in these RIZIN videos so I'm not sure if it is FTR or not
     
  10. KenkaBancho

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    Seems like he got outclassed pretty easily based on the clips
     
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    how to casually counter a right straight.
     
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    best video i could find, starts around 6:30
     
  13. ichibang

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    Casual warm up fight

    I am not sure how I feel that Tenshin has decided to stick with kickboxing instead of doing mma.
    I really doubt kickboxing can come back to mainstream in Japan.
     
  14. Yodsanan

    Yodsanan K'FESTA.1

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    K1 does the best ratings off all combat sports on abema and they sell out bigger venues every time.


    Tenshin also got his way and Sakakibara confirmed they're doing a kickboxing gp in RIZIN starting in september with Tenshin, Horiguchi and Taiga.
     
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    Tension's gonna knock Horiguchi the fuck out then.
     
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    tru3f4n Red Belt

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    can they find a 70kg fighter to beat on Daron Cruickshank in a Kickboxing bout?
     
  17. ichibang

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    TenshinVSHoriguchi will be like MasatoVSKawajiri-lite...minus media circus and $$$.

    I am not sure what is the benefits of having one of their top rising stars getting brutally knocked out.

    This is a battle between two last hope of Japan Fighting circuit, not a guy fighting for his last two paychecks vs a second best JMMA LW fighter.
     
  18. KenkaBancho

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    Agree. Two top marketable local male fighters are better than one.

    No point stopping either of their hype trains. Should keep them as far apart as possible.

    Good example is Masato. Outside of KID, losing to him never did a thing for anyone (see JZ, Kawajiri etc). There's a good reason why they never made him fight MMA either.
     
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