No. 5 Ryuichi Miki
Miki got a 3rd opportunity to fight Mamoru Yamaguchi, but unfortunately came up short once again.
No. 4 Yuki Shojo
Shojo holds his place in the division with wins over Junya Kudo and Jesse Taitano.
No. 3 Jussier da Silva (“Formiga”)
Formiga had amassed an 9-0 record and established himself as the top 125er in the world, that is, until his loss to underdog Ian McCall. Jussier da Silva drops a couple of spots as a result.
No. 2 Mamoru Yamaguchi (“Afro”)
He of the Afro recently won against rising star Fumihiro Kitahara to cement his position as one of the elite in Shooto’s 125 pound division.
No. 1 Yasuhiro Urushitani
The Shooto flyweight champion jumps into the #1 spot, having won the Shooto title by defeating Ryuichi Miki. He then won a non title fight against Takuya Mori.