English: Hajime No Ippo: The Fighting!
Synonyms: Fighting Spirit: Rising, Hajime no Ippo 3
Japanese: はじめの一歩 Rising
Aired: Oct 6, 2013 to Mar 29, 2014
Studios: Madhouse, MAPPA
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Shounen, Sports
Rating: PG-13 – Teens 13 or older
MAL: Hajime no Ippo: Rising (Hajime No Ippo: The Fighting!)
Ippo continues to defend his Japanese Featherweight title from an ever stronger pool of challengers. Meanwhile, Takamura challenges for his second WBC title in the middleweight class, and Aoki challenges for the Japanese Lightweight title.