Date: September 2, 2017
Place: Maihama, Tokyo, Japan
Broadcast: Fuji TV
Promoter: Sadaharu Tanikawa
Martial Arts fight show Ganryujima 8 [9.2] – Way of the Samurai 2017 is held on September 2 at Maihama live on Fuji Network.
One of the greatest Martial Arts events in the World, Ganryujima is presented by Mr Sadaharu Tanikawa. The event is unique with the athletes on the cards representing their national Martial Arts.
The lists includes numerous disciplines from tradition Karate and Muay Thai to Kushti, Jeet Kune Do, Sanda and even Calcio Fiorentino [an early form of football in Italy].
WKN President Stephane Cabrera is the exclusive international representative of Ganryujima outside Japan.
Katsunori Kikuno (Japan) def. Marcus Aurelio (Brazil) via first-round TKO
Hideki Sekine (Japan) def. Ryo Kawamura (Japan) via split decision
Marcus Vinicios (Brazil) def. Michele Verginelli (Italy) via first-round KO
Yuki Kondo (Japan) def. Ryuji Goto (Japan) via unanimous decision
Shoma Shibisai (Japan) def. Jairo Kusunoki (Brazil) via first-round KO
Shota Hara (Japan) def. Hannya Hashimoto (Japan) via unanimous decision
Kuntap Charoenchai (Thailand) def. Junya Taneichi (Japan) via first-round TKO
Taishi Nakajima (Japan) def. Rio Date (Japan) via second-round TKO