DEEP 47: Impact! fights announced for April 17th

Fights were announced on Friday, March 19th for the upcoming April 17th DEEP 47 IMPACT event at the Korakuen Hall on.

DEEP Bantamweight champion Masakazu Imanari will make his return since his victory at the DEEP Cage Impact event to face Isao Terada, who last defeated Hiroshi “Iron” Nakamura in a non-title fight.

The semifinals of the Light Heavyweight GP were announced:

Ryuta Noji, will take on DEEP Megaton GP 2nd place Shunsuke Inoue,Yoshiyuki Nakanishi will face GP favorite Christian “Tonton” M’Pumbu, and in the GP reserve fight, Bernard Ackah will return from an injury, which originally kept him out of the GP, to face Minoru Kato.

Also, Tomoya Miyashita will face a yet to be named opponent.

DEEP 47 IMPACT
Date: April 17th, 2010
Place: Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan

Masakazu Imanari vs. Isao Terada
Tomoya Miyashita vs. TBA

DEEP LHW Champion Tournament Finals:
Noji/Inoue vs. Nakanishi/M’Pumbu
Ryuta Noji vs. Shunsuke Inoue
Yoshiyuki Nakanishi vs. Christian “Tonton” M’Pumbu

DEEP LHW Champion Tournament Reserve Fight:
Bernard Ackah vs. Minoru Kato

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