ASTRA – Hidehiko Yoshida Farewell Fight Card

Four fights were added to the April 25th ASTRA event, as reported earlier, Hidehiko Yoshida’s opponent in his retirement fight will be his student, Kazuhiro Nakamura.

Ryo Chonan, who is affiliated with Yoshida Dojo, will return quickly to take on Korean Jung Hwan Cha.

Sengoku’s, Jorge Masvidal, will take on ZST Lightweight, Naoyuki Kotani, and Daisuke Nakamura will battle Shoot fighter, Ganjo Tentsuku.

Three opening fights have been announced, the DEEP veteran, Seigo (7-5) against Seiryu (0-1) in a heavyweight contest. Yoshida dojo prospect and the winner of the inaugural edition of Sengoku’s reality TV series, “Sengoku Gold Cup,” Ryosuke Komori (4-2) takes on Pancrase veteran, Takumi Murata (7-11-6) in a bantamweight match. Finally, Yusuke Sakashita (6-2), who trains out of Yoshihiro Akiyama’s Team Cloud, faces the ZST veteran, Kenji Nagai (6-10-2).

Denis Kang is out due to injury.

Hidehiko Yoshida Farewell Fight ~ASTRA~
Date: April 25th, 2010
Place: Nippon Budokan in Tokyo, Japan

Open-Weight Fight:
Hidehiko Yoshida vs. Kazuhiro Nakamura

Light Heavyweight Fight:
Enson Inoue vs. Antz “Notorious” Nansen

Welterweight Fights:
Yuya Shirai vs. Che Mills
Ryo Chonan vs. Jung Hwan Cha

Lightweight Fights:
Daisuke Nakamura vs. Ganjo Tentsuku
Jorge Masvidal vs. Naoyuki Kotani

Featherweight Fights:
Michihiro Omigawa vs. Micah Miller
Tatsunao Nagakura vs. Akihiko Mouri

Opening Fights:
Yusuke Sakashita vs. Kenji Nagai
Ryosuke Komori vs. Takumi Murata

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