Title: A Splendid Ninja, Rippa na ninja...!! (立派な忍者...!!)
The groundbreaking fight between Gaara of the Sand and Rock Lee starts. Determination and hard work against the viciousness of a monster! Rock Lee manages to surprise everyone and honors his way of life until he gets crushed by Sand. His injuries are so severe that he can’t be a ninja anymore…Meantime, Kabuto tries to reach unconscious Sasuke, but Kakashi once again is one step ahead. Having one month to prepare themselves for the tournament Naruto is forced to ask Ebisu sensei to help him. He teaches Naruto chakra control and acknowledges him when his eyes catch a peeping tom spying on the women’s baths!