- Given Name: 河部弘也, Kawabe Hiroya
- Record N/A
- Nickname: Masato II
- Current Streak: N/A
- Age: 1992-01-06 | Date of Birth: 1992.01.06
- Last Fight: N/A
- Weight Class: Featherweight | Last Weigh-In: N/A
- Affiliation: TRY HARD GYM
- Height: 5'6" (168cm) | Reach: N/A
- Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
- Born: Aiko-gun, Japan
- Fighting out of: Sagamihara, Japan
- College: N/A
- Foundation Style: Karate
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Hiroya comes from karate and kickboxing backgrounds. He debuted in K-1 at 15 years old and was mentioned by kickboxing legend Masato as the next big thing.
He was the inagural K-1 Koshien (annual under 18 tournament) champion in 2008, it took place at Dynamite!! 2008. He defeated future K-1 champion Koya Urabe in the finals. He won the 2014 Krush 65kg Tournament and is the former Krush 65kg champion.