Sina Karimian (L) and K-Jee (K-1 Group)

K-1 World GP 2020 Japan Results: K-Jee Unseats Karimian, Kotomi Edges KANA

On Tuesday, Nov. 3, the K-1 group hosted K-1 World GP 2020 Japan from the Fukuoka Kokusai Center in Fukuoka, Japan.

In the night’s headliner, the promotion’s 90-kilogram champion Sina Karimian met Krush titleholder K-Jee. The pair met previously in 2018, with Iran’s Karimian taking a decision victory over the Japanese fighter. Karimian was last in action in March, defeating Ryo Aitaka by decision to retain his belt. K-Jee was also last in action in March, stopping Hisaki Kato with a body shot at Krush.112.

The action began at 11:30 ET on in Japan.


K-Jee def. Sina Karimian TKO (corner stoppage). Round 1, 1:54 – for 90-kilogram title
Kotomi def. KANA by unanimous decision (30-29, 29-28, 30-29)
Masaaki Noiri def. Vitor Toffanelli by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)
Hirotaka Asahisa def. Tatsuya Oiwa by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Koji Shikuwa def. Rui Hanazawa by knockout (three-knockdown rule). Round 2, 2:53
Satoru Nariai def. Masahiro Yamamoto by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-28, 30-28)
Mako Yamada def. Yu by unanimous decision (30-29, 30-28, 30-28)
Hiroshi Mizumachi def. Tatsuki by extension-round unanimous decision (10-9 x3)
Kotetsu def. Kenta knockout (right hook). Round 3, 0:56
Kazuki Miburo def. Koki by split decision (29-30, 30-29, 30-29)
Noda Aoi def. Shion by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Takumi Terada def. Hirotaka Sadamatsu knockout (right straight). Round 1, 2:06
Yuji def. Motoki by unanimous decision (30-25, 30-26, 30-27)
Kazuki Oishi def. Shohei Nishibayashi by unanimous decision (30-29, 30-28, 30-29)