- The details of the beginning of this battle are unknown.
Due to their similar Quirks, the battle between Eijiro and Tetsutetsu becomes a fist fight. However, none of them manage to get the advantage, and the match ends with a double knockout, resulting in a draw.
After the last match of the first round happens, Eijiro and Tetsutetsu face each other in an arm wrestling game in order to decide who would advance. Eijiro defeats Tetsutetsu due to the latter suffering from metal fatigue, and advances to the second round.