January 17th, 2011
TMT Alumni and Kid Yamamoto Krazy Bee protege Kotetsu Boku wins again in Shooto Japan
Congratulations to Tiger Muay Thai alumni Kotetsu Boku on his recent win in Japan. Since losing a Decision to Joachim Hansen in 2008 for DREAM, Boku has rattled off an impressive 5-1-1 record competing against quality competition. Kotetsu Boku is a former Shooto LW Champion and trains with UFC Fighter and Japanese MMA legend Kid Yamamoto.
Boku won a solid unanimous decision (30-26, 30-28, 29-28) over Yukinari Tamura.Tamura attempted to exploit Boku on the floor in the first and second periods, putting him on his back Utilizing his Jab against Tamura, Boku began to defend the takedown and capitalize on powerful right hands. Wearing Tamura down, Boku nearly finished him off with a powerful right hand and subsequent barrage late in the fight.
Besides being an accomplished fighter, Boku has been recognized for his artistic ability as a photographer and his blog displays many of his pics. Check it out!