Yuma Saikyo (K-1 Group)

Krush.99 Results: Saikyo Tops Shimano After Pair of Knockdowns

On Saturday, March 30, the K-1 Group held the final Krush event before they rebrand the promotion as K-1 KRUSH FIGHTS from the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan.

In the evening’s main event, Krush super bantamweight champion Kotaro Shimano looked for his fourth consecutive win against 2016 K-1 Koshien 60-kilogram champ, who had won five of his six bouts since turning pro.

The event aired live at 5 a.m. ET on Abema TV (Japan).


Yuma Saikyo def. Kotaro Shimano by unanimous decision (30-25, 30-26, 29-26) – super featherweight title
Katsuya Jinbo def. Daisuke Fujimura by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Tatsuya Oiwa def. Kyohei Hayashi by knockout (punch). Round 1, 1:03
Shinichiro Kawasaki def. Shuji Kawarada by knockout (punch). Round 1, 2:45
Takumi Yokoyama def. Hisaki Higashimoto by knockout (punch). Round 3, 1:07
Takaya Ogura def. Shoya “Gori” Masumoto by TKO (corner stoppage). Round 3, 1:15
Tomoya Yokoyama def. Yuto Saito by knockout (punch). Round 1, 2:00
Nariai Satoru def. Kazuma Kubo by TKO (punches). Round 3, 2:53
Toma def. Genki Adachi by TKO (punches). Round 3, 2:59
Tsubasa Horii def. Yuta Saito by TKO (punches). Round 1, 2:46
Taishi Yamada def. Masaki by unanimous decision (30-28 x3)
Kazuma Takuda def. Yoshiki by knockout (head kick). Round 2, 1:20