K-1 World Grand Prix in Japan Super Welterweight Grand Prix Card

On June 18th live from the Saitama Super Arena Community Arena K-1 WGP Japan will present yet another jam-packed show, featuring a Super Welterweight Tournament at 70kg. The tournament, featuring such names as Yasuhiro Kido, Jordan Watson, Sanny Dahlbeck, Chingiz Allazov, Jordan Pikeur, HINATA (Watanabe) and Hiroki Nakajima really represents an interesting cross-section of some of the best at 70kg.

The two title fights on the card are incredible in their own right, as well. Kaew Weerasakreck will look to defend the Super Lightweight Championship against Masaaki Noiri while Gonnapar Weerasakreck will look to fulfill his destiny of fighting Lightweight Tournament winner Wei Rui and joining teammate Kaew as a dominant champion of K-1 Japan.

The SuperFights feature some of K-1’s best, including Takeru, Hiramoto Ren and Taiga.

Super Welterweight Tournament (70kg)
Kido Yasuhiro vs. Luke Whelan
Yu Hirono vs. Sanny Dahlbeck
Nakajima Hiroki vs. Chingiz Allazov
Watanabe Hinata vs. Jordann Pikeur

Tournament Reserve Fight
Yamazaki Yoichi vs. Tomoaki Makino

Super Lightweight Championship: Kaew Weerasakreck(C) vs. Noiri Masaaki
Lightweight Championship: Gonnapar Weerasakreck vs. Wei Rui(C)

Takeru vs. Buvaisar Paskhaev
Hiramoto Ren vs. Umar Paskhaev
Taiga vs. Koji
Ozawa Kaito vs. Saikyo Haruma

(Via Kakutougi)