A UFC veteran will appear on the Pancrase 308 card. Issei Tamura is taking on Katsushi Sugiyama in a featherweight fight at Shinkiba Studio Coast on September 29th.
Tamura (12-10) has won three fights out of five for Pancrase but is coming off back to back losses. He was last seen dropping a decision to Kazumasa Majima at Pancrase 304 earlier this year.
Sugiyama (15-8-1) has a similar level of experience but has been with Pancrase since 2013. He’s won two in a row and stopped Yusuke Kawanago at Pancrase 305 recently.
Pancrase 308 is set for Studio Coast and will see Emi Fujino taking on Edna Oliveira in a Strawweight Grand Prix Semi Final. The card also features a flyweight fight between Toru Ogawa and Riley Dutro.
There are currently 13 fights on the card including the finals of three Neo Blood tournaments.
Pancrase 308, Tokyo, September 29th
Emi Fujino vs. Edna Oliveira (Strawweight Grand Prix Semi Final)
Issei Tamura vs. Katsushi Sugiyama (Featherweight)
Toru Ogawa vs. Riley Dutro (Flyweight)
Mayra Cantuária vs. Takayo Hashi (Flyweight)
Kenichiro Togashi vs. Genpei Hayashi (Lightweight)
Takafumi Ato vs. Yusenohama (Strawweight)
Mayra Cantuária vs. Takayo Hashi (Lightweight)
Kenichiro Togashi vs. Genpei Hayashi (Strawweight)
Nobuaki Yamamoto vs. Sho Sekihara (Bantamweight)
Yuki Yamamoto vs. Mayabu Date (Lightweight)
Tatsuki Ozaki vs. Satoshi Miyokawa (Strawweight Tournament Final)
Kiyoshiro Akasaki vs. Satoru Enomoto (Flyweight Tournament Final)
Masahide Hiraoka vs. Junpei Ueno (Bantamweight Tournament Final)