Road to ONE ‘Century’ is set for Tokyo on September 1st and the full fight card is out. As rumoured the event will be headlined by a featherweight bout between Akiyo Nishiura and Kleber Koike Erbst.
In the main event Erbst (24-5-1) returns to Japan after four bouts for Polish promotion KSW. He has been matched with Nishiura (14-8-1) who has not competed in MMA since scoring a decision win over Andy Souwer in 2017.
In the co-main event undefeated prospect Ryosuke Noda (4-0) goes up against the experienced Takamasa Kiuchi (14-11-2). Another all Japanese flyweight fight pits Kiyotaka Shimizu 22-15-3 against Taiki Akiba (10-7-1).
The event is set for Shinkiba Studio Coast, a venue which regularly plays host to Pancrase cards.
Road to ONE: ‘Century’, Tokyo, September 1st
Akiyo Nishiura vs. Kleber Koike Erbst (Featherweight)
Takamasa Kiuchi vs. Ryosuke Noda (Flyweight)
Hayato Ishii vs. Takahiro Furumaki (Strawweight)
Kiyotaka Shimizu vs. Taiki Akiba (Flyweight)
Yuki Okano vs. Akira Okada (Lightweight)
Shohei Nose vs. Mitsuhiro Taki (Bantamweight)
Sadayoshi Nojiri vs. Kohei Maeda (Bantamweight)
Kickboxing: Yu Sugano vs. Yojiro Uchimura (Featherweight)
Muay Thai: Yuta Watanabe vs. Taiki Naito (Flyweight)
Muay Thai: Sho Ogawa vs. Koki (Bantamweight)
Muay Thai: Satsuma Sazanami vs. Asahi PKSaenchaigym (Strawweight)