Undefeated featherweight Kouki Nakagawa signs with Pancrase, set to face Daisuke Endo
Kouki Nakagawa has signed with Pancrase. The undefeated featherweight is booked to face Daisuke Endo at Shinkiba Studio Coast on May 30th.
As usual the promotion took to Twitter to announce the fight which is set for Pancrase 321:
— PANCRASE/パンクラス (@_PANCRASE_) March 24, 2021
Nakagawa (7-0-0-1) has spent the majority of his career competing for Gladiator. He is coming off a majority decision win over Yu Karino at Tribe Tokyo Fight 9.
Endo (18-12-2) has a big advantage over his opponent in terms of experience. The 38 year old is a Deep veteran who has kickboxing experience and is riding a three fight winning streak
As previously announced the card will be headlined by a featherweight title fight with Isao Kobayashi putting his belt on the line against Taichi Nakajima. The champion is riding a five fight winning streak while the challenger is coming off a win over UFC veteran Yoshinori Horie.
Meanwhile one of the most experienced fighters in the sport will be in welterweight action. UFC and ONE Championship veteran Yuki Kondo has been matched with Yoshinori Suzuki.
Two of the promotion’s top strawweights will go head to head when Ryo Hatta faces Yuta Miyazawa. In the flyweight division multiple time boxing world challenger Raika Emiko meets Nori Date.
Pancrase 312 will also feature both semi finals of the four man flyweight tournament. Masatatsu Ueda has been matched with Satoru Enomoto while Toru Ogawa takes on Taiki Akiba.