Kanna Asakura and Saori Ishioka faced off in the main event of DEEP JEWELS 17 on August 26th in Tokyo Japan. Controlling most of the fight. Asakura came out on top via unanimous decision. After the fight, Kanna gave these words

“Since I’m just a newcomer, people may think that there are more fighters who belong in the tournament than me, but I promise you that I will proudly represent Ishioka and everybody who deserves the recognition, and win this tournament. Ishioka-san, thank you very much for fighting me.”

Asakura will now face Poland’s Silwia Juskiewicz (7-4) in the opening round of the Atom Weight Grand Prix. The event will go down October 15, at the Fukuoka Marine Messe in Fukuoka, Japan.

Atom Weight Grand Prix

*Rena Kubota vs. Andy Nguyen
*Shintaro Ishiwatari vs. Akhmed Musakaev
*Erson Yamamoto vs. Manel Kape
*Miyuu Yamamoto vs. Irene Cabello Rivera
*Alyssa Garcia vs. Maria Oliveira
*Kanna Asakura vs. Sylwia Juśkiewicz