The otaku is back.
Yuichiro Nagashima, otherwise known as Jienotsu, makes his return to the ring to meet GLORY superstar Robert van Roosmalen. The fight will be contested at the 70kg weight.
Jienotsu has spent the past two New Years fighting in special rules matches, going 1 and 1. Defeating Shinya Aoki with a brutal knee in 2010, he was submitted by Katsunori Kikuno in 2011 in one of the more exciting special rules bouts of the night
Jerome LeBanner meets Koichi Pettas in a heavyweight superfight. Le banner, a 22 year veteran of the sport meets the Kyokushin specialist Pettas in a bout that should favor the Frenchman. LeBanner has been in and out of combat sports, splitting time with puroresu during the latter part of his career.