Yamato Fujita faces Jae Woong Byun for interim flyweight title at Deep 100
A flyweight fight has been added to the Deep 100 card. Yamato Fujita faces Jae Woong Byun in a bout that will have the interim 125lbs strap on the line.
Byun (2-1) was beaten by reigning bantamweight champion Yuki Motoya at Deep 92. His main claim to fame is a 2016 win over veteran submission specialist Masakazu Imanari.
Headlining this historic card is a lightweight bout between Satoka Kitaoka and Juri Ohara. The event is set for TDC Hall on February 21st and will serve as a celebration of the promotion’s 20th anniversary.
Featherweight champion Juntaro Ushiku will be back in action at Deep 100, facing Daisuke Nakamura in a non title fight. In the welterweight division Daichi Abe has been matched with Gota Yamashita in a bout that will have the interim belt on the line.
The event will take place in front of a limited live audience although restrictions could get tighter if the Covid-19 situation in Japan continues to deteriorate.