Kimura wins 70kg K-1 World Grand Prix with 3 First Round KOs

Kimura wins 70kg K-1 World Grand Prix with 3 First Round KOs

Kimura wins 70kg K-1 WGP with 3 First Round KOs

Saitama, Japan 22nd March 2020, K’FESTA 3 featured a K-1 World Grand Prix 70kg 8 Man Tournament Kimura “Philip” Minoru (Brazil) dominated defeating all three opponents by knockout in the first round. Some could claim the field was weak but still scoring three consecutive first round KO’s in one night is an impressive feat.

K-1 WGP 70kg Quarter-finals:
Kimura “Philip” Minoru (Brazil) def. Kaito (Japan) KO R1
Eder Lopes (Portugal) def. Katsuya Jimbo (Japan) KO R2
Yasuhiro Kido (Japan) def. Milan Pales (Slovakia) KO R2
Oshima Wajima (Japan) vs Avatar Tor. Mosri (Thai) KO R3

K-1 WGP 70kg Semi-finals:
Kimura “Philip” Minoru (Brazil) def. Eder Lopes (Portugal) KO R1
Oshima Wajima (Japan) def. Yasuhiro Kido (Japan) Dec.

K-1 WGP 70kg Final:
Kimura “Philip” Minoru (Brazil) def. Oshima Wajima (Japan) KO R1