The bout was the second between the two men, with Ishimoto having won the first contest between the two men back in December 2015, with a decision over Kuga.
Now it's been revealed that the twomen will clash for a third time, meeting on July 18th in a rubber match, which will also serve as Kuga's first defense of the title that he took from Ishimoto in 2 rounds.
The bout will headlined a Dynamic Glove show, meaning it will be televised on G+ for fans in Japan, and it will be a potentially mouth watering bout, with wih men looking to make a huge statement and move there way towards a potential world title bout.
For those who missed the second bout between the two men, we have included it below, and it really is worth a watch.
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