A strawweight fight has been added to the Shooto 1123 card. Ryohei Kurosawa will take on Masayoshi Kato at the Korakuen Hall on November 23rd.

Kurosawa (13-2) is coming off a win over Takamasa Kiuchi at Shooto 0801. He has won five out of his last six fights for the promotion.

Kato (12-10-2) returns after an absence of nearly 18 months. He also scored a first round finish in his last contest, submitting Shinnosuke Ishihara at Shooto 0630.

The other fight added to the card is also in the strawweight division. Jo Arai (5-9-2) has been matched with Yuya Tsumura (1-2-1).

As previously announced Japanese veteran Takafumi Otsuka will make his promotional debut against Tatsuya Ando in a bantamweight bout on November 23rd.

Meanwhile Megumi Sugimoto will face Satomi Takano in a catchweight contest at Shooto 1123. The event will also feature a flyweight fight between seasoned veteran Kiyotaka Shimizu and undefeated prospect Tatsuro Taira.

In the featherweight division Yoshizumi Kobayashi faces Takahiro Ichijo and Keita Ishibashi takes on Akuri Ronda.

Shooto 1123, Tokyo, November 23rd
Takafumi Otsuka vs. Tatsuya Ando (Bantamweight)
Megumi Sugimoto vs. Satomi Takano (Catchweight)
Kiyotaka Shimizu vs. Tatsuro Taira (Flyweight)
Yoshizumi Kobayashi vs. Takahiro Ichijo (Featherweight)
Keita Ishibashi vs. Akuri Ronda (Featherweight)
Jo Arai vs. Yuya Tsumura (Strawweight)
Ryohei Kurosawa vs. Masayoshi Kato (Strawweight)