If you read the headlines, then you know that MMA in Japan is dead. The large promotions have been having money problems due to the paltry number of big stars. However, the sport is still alive. The U.S. soccer team embarrassed themselves yet again at the last World Cup, is soccer now dead in this country?
Deep 52 Impact takes place Friday at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo. The card features a retiring legend, a former SRC champion and a top Japanese middleweight.