Japanese kickboxer who gained fame when he became the world champion of ISKA in the Welterweight under the Oriental rules and was the winner of the K-1 World AMx World Tournaments in 2003 and 2008.
He joined the Yonekura Boxing Gym when he was 15 years old.
He retired in 2009 with a career record of 55 win and just 6 losses.
He was born in Kashiwa City of the Chiba Prefecture, but later moved to Nilza, Saitama.
He is a fan of professional baseball player Yu Darvish.