Later today (February 10) sees the first Diamond Glove show of the new year. The show, also referred to as "Dangan 93", will be televised on Fuji TV Next, the sister station of Fuji TV.
Unfortunately for those international fans out there, Fuji TV Next is a premium service and it's highly unlikely that many will be able to access a stream of the action which includes 2 title fights. Thankfully there will likely be downloads of the fight available 24-48 hours after the broadcast allowing us all to watch the fights in all their glory.
According to the TV guide the broadcast will be LIVE between 7PM and 10PM Tokyo time.
The bouts on the show include Rikki Naito taking on Hiroyasu Matsuzaki for the vacant Japanese Super Featherweight title in what looks like a great contest, and the world ranked Shingo Wake defending his OPBF Super Bantamweight title against Japanese based Filipino Jovy Katsumata.
We're sorry about the fact it won't be televised on a free-to-air channel or one that can be easily watched by fans around the world, though we hope our Japanese friends can keep us all up-to-date on the action as it happens.
For those with Fuji TV Next who miss the original broadcast, it will be repeated on tuesday night/wednesday morning.
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