Completed Bout

Noboru Tahara vs. Akinobu Watanabe

Main Card | Flyweight | 57 kg

Noboru Tahara defeats Akinobu Watanabe via 3 Round Decision

Noboru "Shinpei" Tahara
Akinobu "Nobu" Watanabe

Tahara
Decision
Round 3

Noboru Tahara Akinobu Watanabe

"Shinpei" "Nobu"

9-6-1   Pro Record At Fight   7-5-2
Japan   Nationality   Japan
Saitama, Japan   Fighting out of   Kanagawa, Japan
K-Place   Gym   Roots
28   Age at Fight   29
5'2" (158cm)   Height   5'3" (160cm)
Shooto
  • Bout Information
  • Date: Saturday 08.25.2012 at 03:00 AM ET
  • Referee:
  • Venue: Shinjuku Face
  • Enclosure: Ring
  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 4 of 7)
  • Weight: Flyweight | 57 kg (125.0 lbs)
  • TV Commentary:
  • Broadcast:
  • Post-Fight Interviewer:
  • Tahara Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Watanabe Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed

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Tahara vs. Watanabe Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 123  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Watanabe
77%
Tahara
23%

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