English: Fighting Spirit: Champion Road
Synonyms: The First Step - Champion Road
Japanese: はじめの一歩 -Champion Road-
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 18, 2003
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Geneon Entertainment USA
Genres: Comedy, Shounen, Sports
Duration: 1 hr. 30 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
Score: 8.39 (scored by 30,774 users)
Description of Hajime no Ippo: Champion Road
As the new Champion, Ippo must protect his title against some of the best boxers available.
Makunouchi Ippo is the new Featherweight champion of Japan and is now ready for his first title defense. His opponent, the former Jr. Featherweight champion and a medical student, Sanada Kazuki. In addition to this feud, Sanada is being coached by Kamogawa's former rival, Hama Dankichi. What makes things worse is that Sanada works at the same hospital where Kumi is a nurse at and everybody at the hospital wants Sanada to win. Not only does Ippo have to defend his title, he has to reclaim his love.
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