Earlier today we saw the latest issue of manga "Split Decision" being released, with issue 3 in Japanese being made available and issue 2 being made available in English.
The manga, which is being released to draw attention to Iwao Hakamada's situation, including his trial, time in solitary confinement, death sentence and current ongoing legal battle. The 6 part series, with each issue being 8 pages, will be released on the 15th of every month until the summer.
For those interested, and we really do recommend every fight fan should be interested in this dark tale of the Japanese legal system and about how the Japanese boxing has come to support one of it's fighters, the manga is free on the JPBA website, and can be accessed by clicking here.
(Image drawn by artist Shigemi Mori, who illustrated the manga)
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