Hajime no Ippo: Mashiba vs Kimura Has Been Added to Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll announced today that the Hajime no Ippo: Mashiba vs Kimura OVA has been added to their streaming service! The OVA officially premieres at 6 PM ET in the US and Canada.

Crunchyroll describes the OVA as follows:

Ippo Makunouchi’s gentle spirit and lack of confidence make him an easy target for the bullies at his high school. Rescued from a beating by Takamura, a professional boxer, Ippo aspires to learn the art of boxing, and attempts to join the Kamogawa Boxing Club. But, to find his fighter’s spirit, Ippo must first spar with Miyata, an extraordinarily talented and skilled boxer. Can Ippo even survive the first round?!

The original anime series, under the name The Fighting! as well as the Champion Road TV special, are also available on the streaming service. 

Source: Crunchyroll