On Saturday, Jan. 27, the K-1 Group brought Krush back to the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan, for Krush.84.
In the night’s main event, reigning Krush 70-kilogram titleholder Jordann Pikeur took on the challenger, former multiple-division All-Japan kickboxing champion Yutaro Yamauchi.
Elsewhere on the card, former 70-kilogram champ Niroki Nakajima returned against 22-year-old prospect Katsuya Jinbo and Tatsuya Oiwa regained his winning form against journeyman Toshi.
The event aired live at 3:20 a.m. ET on Ameba TV (Japan) and continued at 4:00 a.m. ET on GAORA (Japan).
Jordann Pikeur def. Yutaro Yamauchi by knockout (punches). Round 2, 2:20
Katsuya Jinbo def. Hiroki Nakajima by unanimous decision (30-29, 30-29, 29-28)
Tatsuya Oiwa def. Toshi by unanimous decision (30-26×3)
Yusho Kamemoto def. Riku Morisaka by unanimous decision (30-29, 30-28, 30-29)
Takaki Hosogoe def. Daii Matsushita by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 29-26)
Riki Matsuoka def. Toshiki Watanabe by knockout. Round 2, 1:16
443 Yoshimi def. Shizuka by knockout. Round 1, 2:08
Masashi Kumura def. Kazui Okawa by knockout. Round 1, 2:11
Koki vs. Naoya Otada ends in a no contest (illegal groin strike)
Syuji Kawarada def. Kazuki Yamashita by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-28, 30-29)