English: Hajime No Ippo: The Fighting!
Synonyms: Fighting Spirit: Rising, Hajime no Ippo 3
Japanese: はじめの一歩 Rising
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2013 to Mar 29, 2014
Premiered: Fall 2013
Genres: Comedy, Sports, Drama, Shounen
Duration: 22 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 – Teens 13 or older
Ippo, a timid highschooler, is one day saved from being beaten up by Takamura, a boxer. Enthralled by Takamura’s skills Ippo begins to learn boxing, soon finding love for the sport and a drive to challenge the boxing world.