I did chatting with Jordan Breen about Japanese fighter and where is there birthplace.I make prefecture list with best fighter in that place.Here it is.We did this just for fun.So please don't take it seriously.
Hokkaido : Yuki Nakai
Breen : Yeah. Importance is a foxy one. I was tempted to give Hokkaido to Nakai, but there has to be a better fighter from up there than him.Is there really no one better from Hokkaido?
Shiroobi : You can give it to Nakai,cause Yuki Sasaki,Hirotaka Yokoi is Hokkaido can offer.
Breen : Yeah, gimme Nakai there.
After find (Daisuke Ishizawa)
Aomori : Masakatsu Funaki
Breen : Aomori would have to be Masakatsu Funaki, wouldn't it?
Akita : Kazushi Sakuraba
Shiroobi : Akita is Sakuraba.
Breen : Oh, obvious one.
Iwate : Tetsu "Hadairo" Suzuki
Shiroobi : Iwate for hadairo.
Breen : I was holding out, hoping there was someone better than him for Iwate. Guess not.
Breen : Hey. Masaaki Sugawara is from Iwate. Would you take him over Hadairo?
Shiroobi : Fmmmmmm no.
Breen : Haha. Hatin'.
Yamagata : Ryo Chonan
Shiroobi : Yamagata have Chonan,then then (So) Tazawa.
Miyagi : Akira Kikuchi
Breen : Miyagi is Kikuchi.
Fukushima : Yoshihiro Koyama
Shiroobi : Fukushima's best seem Koyama.
Niigata : Yuki Kondo
Shiroobi: Niigata have Kondo.
Breen : Good call.
After find (Makoto Ishikawa)
Toyama : Miku Matsumoto
Breen : Can you think of anyone more successful than Miku from Toyama?
Shiroobi :Nope next is Barbaro.
After find (Kenji Arai)
Nagano : Katsuya Toida
Breen : Anyone from Nagano? I can only think of the lame Zendokai girls.
Shiroobi : You forgettin royal Katsuya Toida from Nagano.
Breen : He may actually be the best from Nagano. Poor Nagano.
After find (Masato Shiozawa)
Gunnma : Hiroshi Nakamura
Shiroobi : Iron Nakamura from Gunnma.
Tochigi : Hisae Watanabe
Breen : Shungo (Oyama) for Tochigi?
Shiroobi : And Hisae (Watanabe).
Ibaragi : Hayato "Mach" Sakurai
Breen : Mach originally from Ibaraki.Ibaraki is the first "tough" prefecture. Sucks to leave out a guy like (Tatsuya) Kawajiri, or even (Mitsuhiro) Ishida.
After find (Michihiro Omigawa)
Ishikawa : Takehiro Murahama
Breen : Takaharu Murahama and Takehiro Murahama are both from Ishikawa? Weird.
Fukui : Junya "Kodo" Kudo
Shiroobi : Kodo from Fukui.
Gifu : Riki Fukuda
Breen : Anyone decent from Gifu? I can only think of (Ikuhisa) Minowa. Oh,(Hideo) Tokoro.
Shiroobi : Fukuda.
Breen : Hmmm.Who has had a better career thus far?Fukuda is less embarrassing, but Tokoro has some nice wins.
Shiroobi : Highest win (Phil) Baroni,(Franca) Nogueira,(Murilo) Ninja.I go Ninja.
Breen : Yeah, We'll go Fukuda on that.Ryo Kawamura is from Gifu, too. Another guy who is better than Minowa.
Saitama : Tentsuku Ganjo
Shirobi : Fmmm. Saitama have (Tentsuku) Ganjo,(Daiju) Takase.
Breen : Man, Saitama needs to have better dudes than that.
Shiroobi :And (Noboru "Sinpe") Tahara.
Chiba : Kazuo Misaki
Breen : Chiba... Misaki is the first guy who comes to mind. Who am I missing?
Shiroobi : Misaki, (Yoshiyuki) Yoshida, (Hiroyuki) Takaya,(DJ) Taiki.
Breen : Definitely Misaki.
Tokyo : Akihiro Gono
Shirobi : Tokyo is... Gono,(Takayo) Hashi,(Yuji) Hoshino,(Genki) Sudo.
Breen : Gono was my thought.How dare you put Sudo on the list.(Breen scolded me over Sudo for ten minutes)
After find (Kenji Osawa,Kentaro Imaizumi,Keita "K-Taro" Nakamura)
Yamanashi : Daisuke Watanabe
Breen : fmmm I can't find other than Daisuke Watanabe from Yamanashi.
Shiroobi : I can't believe there is Yamanashi Gakuin (University which strong at wrestling).
Breen : I was about to say that.
Kanagawa : Takanori Gomi
Breen : Well, might as well do the bigger ones. Gomi the best from Kanagawa?
Shiroobi : Other Is (Yushin) Okami,(Caol) Uno.
Breen : Yeah, I know. Gomi's been the top guy in his weight class twice for an extended period of time and has more top-10 wins. Probably the most accomplished lightweight ever. I go Gomi there.
After find (Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto,Masakazu Imanari,Takeya Mizugaki, Rumina Sato,Yuki Shoujou,Miki Shida,Noboru Asahi,Shinichi Kojima,Takeshi "Lion" Inoue)
Shizuoka : Shinya Aoki
Breen : Shizuoka is Aoki.
After find (Kotetsu Boku,Yusuke Endo,Masahiro Oishi)
Kyoto : Masakatsu Ueda
Breen : Anyone from Kyoto better than Ueda?
Shiga : Tsuyoshi "TK" Kohsaka
Breen : Atsushi Yamamoto for Shiga?
Shiroobi : Yup but there is TK too.
Breen : Oh. That's a no brainer then.
Aichi : Hatsu Hioki
Breen : Aichi ever had a better fighter than Hioki? Someone I'm forgetting about?
Shiroobi : Famous wise (Hidehiko) Yoshida.
Breen : But, Hioki's accomplished more in his career. So, Hioki wins.
Shirrobi : Yup.
After find (Eiji Mitsuoka)
Osaka : Yuka Tsuji
Shiroobi : Osaka is (Yoshihiro) Akiyama.
Breen : Is Osaka really Akiyama? He really doesn't have that many major wins.There aren't any other top-10 fighters with any longevity from Osaka?
Shiroobi : Jyoshi (Women MMA) wise Tsuji.
Breen : I'd give it to Tsuji before Akiyama, but Akiyama will overtake her since he's in the UFC now.
After find (Takashi Nakakura,Seichi Ikemoto,Daichi Fujiwara)
Nara : Satoru Kitaoka
Breen : Nara is Kitaoka.Man, if Kitaoka wasn't from Nara, Red Slayer Guy (Koichi Tanaka) could've won by default.
Shiroobi : Hahaha.
Mie : Shoji Maruyama
Shiroobi : Shoji Maruyama is from Mie.
Wakayama : Ikuma Hoshino
Shiroobi : Wakayama's best is Ikuma Hoshino.
Breen : Hahaha. Nice.
Hyogo : Dokonjyonosuke Mishima
Shiroobi : fmmm Hyogo is between Mishima and Tamura.
Breen : Hmmm. that is tough.
Shiroobi : That is Akitoshi.
Breen : I guess Mishima. More sustainability as a top guy at lightweight, and now the late career run at feather.
After find (Akitoshi Hokazono,Taiei Kin)
Okayama : Megumi Fujii
Shiroobi : Okayama Have Megumi Fujii,Kiyoshi Tamura.
Breen : Fujii. All day.
Shiroobi : And you forget holyness Izuru takeuchi.
Tottori : Takumi Ota
Breen : Tottori Ota or something.
Shimane : Minoki Ichihara
Breen : Tell me Shimane has someone better than Ichihara, Royce's grappling dummy.
Shiroobi : Nope.
Breen : I refuse to accept Ichihara.
Shiroobi : Hahaha.
Breen : Are any of the Jam Water guys actually from Tottori?And why doesn't Van Wolf have a pro fighter to fill up Shimane?
Shiroobi : Haha. Not in pro level.
Breen : Why can't Daiki Ozaki be from Tottori?
Shiroobi : hahaha.
Hiroshima : Kazuhiro Nakamura
Breen : Kaz Nak is from Hiroshima, right?
Shiroobi : Yup.
Breen : I'm incredibly impressed I remembered that.
Shiroobi : Next is (Kenichiro) Togashi.
Yamaguchi : Kuniyoshi Hironaka
Shiroobi : Yamaguchi's top is Hironaka.Important wise (Satoru) Sayama.
Kagawa : Yoshiro Maeda
Shiroobi : Kagawa have Yoshiro.
Breen : Maeda? Really?He's not Osaka-born and bred?
Shiroobi : Yup.
Breen : See, I've already learned something.How educational.
Shiroobi : Hahaha.
Tokushima : Yuichi Nakanishi (After find)
Breen : Does Tokushima have someone better than (Alexander) Otsuka?
Shiroobi : Nope.Famous wise Alex Otsuka.
Breen : But... actual quality?There has to be SOMEONE.I know.
Shiroobi : Next actual quality wise Koichiro Matsumoto.
Breen : Give me beating Nakao over beating Marco Ruas' shopworn ass.
Ehime : Yasuhiro Urushitani
Breen : Isn't Urushitani from some random prefecture?
Shiroobi : Urushi from Ehime.
Breen : Nice.
Kochi : Yuji Hisamatsu
Breen : Kosei Kubota is the only dude I know from Kochi. And I refuse to allow him on there.
Shiroobi : Kochi have Kubota vs Hisamatsu.
Breen : Hisamatsu over Kubota easily.
Fukuoka : Hideki Kadowaki
Shiroobi : Fukuoka have (Hiromitsu) Miura.
Breen : Kadowaki is from Fukuoka. Him above Miura?
Shiroobi : I don't think so.
Breen : Really?
Shiroobi : If he have win against (Nam) Phan I think so.
Breen : But, Miura's wins are just over random welterweight scrubs.
Shiroobi : fmmm.
Breen : Kadowaki beat a top-10 fighter once. That's more than Miura ever did.
Shiroobi : Okey.
Saga (can't find worthy)
Ooita (can't find worthy)
Nagasaki : Mizuto Hirota
Breen : Well, Hirota's from Nagasaki, right?
Kumamoto : Shinsuke Shoji
Shiroobi : Kumamoto is Shinsuke Shoji.
Miyazaki : Yuji Sakuragi
Shiroobi : Miyazaki is Sakuragi.
Breen : That's worse than Toida.
Shiroobi : Hahaha.
Kagoshima : Katsunori Kikuno
Breen : Kikuno would take Kagoshima.
After find (Fanjin Son)
Okinawa : Ryota Matsune
Breen : Matsune is originally from Okinawa?Wild.
Shiroobi : Wiki says so.
Breen : I had (Mitsuhisa) Sunabe pencilled in.