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Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!

Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo! (ベストバウト オブ はじめの一歩!, Besuto Bauto obu Hajime no Ippo!) is a series of re-releases of a certain number of chapters that contain the best bouts in Hajime no Ippo. The Best Bout series began in 2019, with two books released every month. Each book has a short summary on events that happened prior to the match. The books have slightly bigger dimensions.

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Chapters Release Date ISBN Cover
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Bryan Hawk VS. Takamura Mamoru
WBC World Junior Middleweight Title Match Arc
January 9, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-514328-5
BestBoutTakamuravsHawk
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Sendō Takeshi VS. Makunouchi Ippo
Japanese Featherweight Title Match - Confrontation Between Strong Arms Arc
January 23, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-514329-2
BestBoutIppovsSendo
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Date Eiji VS. Makunouchi Ippo
Japanese Featherweight Title Match - Challenge for the Throne Arc
February 13, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-514470-1
BestBoutIppovsDate
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Mashiba Ryō VS. Kimura Tatsuya
Japanese J. Lightweight Title Match Arc
February 27, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-514471-8
BestBoutKimuravsMashiba
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Miyata Ichirō VS. Randy Boy Junior
OPBF Featherweight Championship Unification Match Arc
  • Unknown
March 13, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-514940-9
BestBoutMiyatavsRandyBoyJunior
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Sawamura Ryūhei
Japanese Featherweight Title Match - The Owari Dragon Arc
  • Unknown
March 27, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-514939-3
BestBoutIppovsSawamura
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Alexander Volg Zangief
Japanese Featherweight A-Class Boxer Prize Tournament Final Arc
  • Unknown
April 10, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-515356-7
BestBoutIppovsVolg
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Miyata Ichirō - Sparring Round 2 Arc
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Hammer Nao - Japanese Featherweight Title Match Arc
  • Unknown
April 24, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-515357-4
BestBoutIppovsMiyataNao
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Mashiba Ryō
Japanese Featherweight East Japan Rookie King Tournament Decision Match Arc
  • Unknown
May 15, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-515619-3
BestBoutIppovsMashiba
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Wally
Japanese Featherweight 10 Rounds - The Wild Child Prodigy Arc
  • Unknown
May 29, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-515592-9
BestBoutIppovsWally
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Malcolm Gedo
Japanese Featherweight 10 Rounds - The Philippine Magician Arc
  • Unknown
June 12, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-516058-9
BestBoutIppovsGedo
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Ricardo Martinez VS. Date Eiji
WBA World Featherweight Title Match Arc
  • Unknown
June 26, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-516059-6
BestBoutRicardovsDate
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Mashiba Ryō VS. Sawamura Ryūhei
Japanese J. Lightweight Title Match Arc
  • Unknown
July 10, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-516463-1
BestBoutMashibavsSawamura
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Sanada Kazuki
Japanese Featherweight Title Match - The Two Swallows Arc
  • Unknown
July 24, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-516462-4
BestBoutIppovsSanada
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Kamogawa Genji VS. Ralph Anderson - The Burning Tekken Arc
Sendō Takeshi VS. Alexander Volg Zangief - Japanese Featherweight Championship Decision Match Arc
  • Unknown
August 07, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-516746-5
BestBoutKamogawaandSendo
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
David Eagle VS. Takamura Mamoru
WBC World Middleweight Title Match Arc
  • Unknown
August 21, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-516747-2
BestBoutEaglevsTakamura
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Sendō Takeshi
Japanese Featherweight All-Japan Rookie King Tournament Decision Match Arc
  • Unknown
September 11, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-517070-0
BestBoutIppovsSendoAllJapanRookieKing
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Shimabukuro Iwao
Japanese Featherweight Title Match Arc - Seaman Showdown Arc
  • Unknown
September 25, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-517073-1
BestBoutIppovsShimabukuro
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Take Keīchi
Japanese Featherweight Title Match - Father's Back Arc
  • Unknown
October 09, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-517467-8
BestBoutIppovsTake
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Mike Elliot VS. Alexander Volg Zangief
IBF J. Lightweight Title Match Arc
  • Unknown
October 23, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-517468-5
BestBoutMikevsVolg
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Saeki Takuma - Class A Boxer Tournament - Speed Star Arc
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Karasawa Takuzō - Japanese Featherweight Title Match Arc
  • Unknown
November 13, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-517746-4
BestBoutIppovsSaekiKarasawa
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Jimmy Sisphar
Japanese Featherweight Match 10 Rounds - The Fallen Hero Arc
  • Unknown
November 27, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-517748-8
BestBoutIppovsJimmy
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Alfredo Gonzales
Prelude to the Featherweight World Match Arc
  • Unknown
December 11, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-517980-2
Best Bout of Hajime no Ippo!
Makunouchi Ippo VS. Antonio Guevara
Makunouchi Ippo's Comeback Match Arc
  • Unknown
December 25, 2019 ISBN 978-4-06-517979-6
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