Keita Nakamura. Photo property of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran Keita Nakamura was the victim of an upset first-round TKO loss at the hands of Jang Yong Kim, who had just three professional bouts prior to their fight and had lost two of them, at GCM’s “Eastern Bound” event on Saturday in Japan. In other action, WEC veteran Kenji Osawa won an unanimous decision over Tomoya Miyashita.
Complete results from the event courtesy of Sherdog.com:
Masahiro Sato def. Yuta Yasunaga - TKO (Strikes)
Yoshiaki Takahashi def. Shin Fujimoto - Submission (Armbar)
Naoto Miyazaki def. Daisuke Hoshino - Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Keitaro Maeda def. Hiroki Tanaka - Unanimous Decision
Takenori Sato def. Rikuhei Fujii - Unanimous Decision
Yukiya Naito def. Alex Silva - TKO (Strikes)
Yasuhiro Urushitani def. Kiyotaka Shimizu - TKO (Cut)
Kenji Osawa def. Tomoya Miyashita - Unanimous Decision
Hidetaka Monma def. Andre Mafetoni - Submission (Guillotine)
Jang Yong Kim def. Keita Nakamura - TKO (Strikes)