Hybrid Fighter Management out of Tokyo, Japan today released that one of its premier fighters, Nobutatsu Suzuki, has signed with ONE Fighting Championship. Suzuki is a middleweight fighter homegrown through the ZST league and has a record of 9-1-2. A blistering stand up fighter whose wins have all come by knock outs, his only loss came at the hands of ranked Keita “K-Taro” Nakamura.
Suzuki comes from a background of Kyokushin Karate. Here are his accomplishments:
1992 Kyokushinkaikan Capital Exchange Shiai Highschool Heavyweight 2nd place
1997 Kyokushinkaikan (Nishida) Josai Shibu All-Japan Selection Heavyweight 1st place
1997 Tochigi Highschool Heavyweight 1st place
2001 MAC Karate Challenge Championship Heavyweight 1st place
2004 Seibukai Fall Tournament Cha/Kuro Obi 1st place
2005 Seibukai All-Japan Weight (Openweight) 3rd place
Suzuki is slated to appear at a future ONE FC card in Manila, but an opponent has not yet been negotiated.