Ashita no Joe

Joe, a teenage orphan in the slums of the Doya streets, meets Danpei, a homeless, alcoholic ex-boxing coach. Danpei, seeing Joe`s boxing talent, decides to train him. When Joe is sent to a terrible juvenile home for petty crimes, he meets Rikiishi who becomes his boxing rival. Danpei arrives at the home to help Joe to train in order to defeat Rikiishi. When Joe decides to seriously pursue boxing, Danpei cannot get a coaching license because of his reputation as a drunk.

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x47: Youth is Now.. Burnt-outAug 31, 1981
2x46: The Violent... Endless Fight to the DeathAug 24, 1981
2x45: Joe VS. José... The Gong of the Match RingsAug 17, 1981
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