On Sunday, Jan. 28, Shooto returned to the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan, for Professional Shooto 1/28.

In the evening’s main card action, Mamoru “Fullswing” Uoi battled Tenkaichi bantamweight titleholder Kazuma Sone for the Shooto Pacific Rim bantamweight belt, unbeaten Japanese prospect Takumi Tamaru met PXC flyweight champion Riley Dutro, and former King of Pancrase champion Kiyotaka Shimizu took on Yosuke Saruta on short notice.

The event aired live at 4 a.m. ET on Ameba TV (Japan).

Kazuma Sone def. Mamoru Uoi by majority decision (29-28, 30-30, 29-28) – Pacific Rim bantamweight title
Riley Dutro def. Takumi Tamaru by TKO (ground and pound). Round 1, 3:40
Yosuke Saruta def. Kiyotaka Shimizu by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-28, 29-28)
Koshi Matsumoto def. Daisuke Hoshino by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-28, 30-27)
Yo Saito def. Shoko Sato by unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Tatsuya Ando def. Taiki Tsuchiya by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-28)
Kazuki Murata def. Junji Ito by knockout (right hook). Round 1, 0:53
Tsubasa Saito vs. Yoshiteru Kubomura ends in a draw (19-18, 19-19, 19-19)
Ren Takano def. Koichiro Kandai by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 0:41

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