1 DRAW (Holly
1 no contest (1st fight with Lisa Howarth)
includes 2 shoot boxing matches one full contact
rules loss at
age 18 to then world full contact rules champion Ella Yee,
and narrow decision loss to Amanda Buchanan
which she avenged in a rematch by Ko'ing Buchanan in the 4th
Ht: 5' 2"
Wt 115 pounds
best flyweight ever?
often compared to Lucia Rijker,
because of her legendary KO punch
is a three time world champion in three
different weight classes.
She made a cameo appearance in
the movie "Jackass"
In her twelve year career, she has an impressive
of notches on her belt.
In addition to knocking out over 50%
of her opponents, Kumagai also
defeated the American kickboxing Champion, Kim Messer,
in a five round Muay Thai fight in the Tokyo Dome.
She holds equally impressive KO victories over the
following world champions:
Amanda Buchanan: 4rd KO
Regina Halmich 1 rd KO
Kyoko Kamikaze 4 rd KO
Lisa Smith 1 rd KO
Lisa Howarth 1 rd KO
SEE THE VIDEO:Kumagai vs Howarth
Natsumi Nakazawa 1 rd KO
see video: Kumagai vs Lisa Smith:
Naoko Kumagai vs Lisa Smith (video)
She also won a controversial KO victory
(Male) US Marine Sergeant in a modified Muay Thai fight in Okinawa,
when she was 19 years old.
KO of German Boxing and kickboxing Champion, Regina Halmich (gold
video: halmich vs kumagai:
Naoko retired in 2002.