Category: International Fights

Murata Gets Revenge Over Brant, Regains Title in Front of Home Crowd

In front of a packed house at the EDION Arena in Osaka, Japan, 🥇🇯🇵Ryota Murata (15-2-0, 12KO) stopped 🇺🇸Rob Brant (25-2-0, 17KO) in the second round, regaining the secondary WBA Title Belt he lost to the Minnesota native last fall. Continue reading “Murata Gets Revenge Over Brant, Regains Title in Front of Home Crowd”

Ken Shiro TKO’s Jonathan Taconing in the 4th Round of their Light-Flyweight Contest

Earlier today, WBC Light-Flyweight Titlist 🇯🇵Ken “Amazing Boy” Shiro (16-0-0, 9KO) took care of WBC #1 ranked contender 🇵🇭Jonathan Taconing (28-4-1,22KO) who delivered a respectable effort in trying to win the fight, but was outmatched by the talented Champion from Kyoto, Japan. Continue reading “Ken Shiro TKO’s Jonathan Taconing in the 4th Round of their Light-Flyweight Contest”

Shiro & Taconing Fight in Osaka, Japan

Elite WBC Light-Flyweight Titlist 🇯🇵Ken “Amazing Boy” Shiro (15-0-0, 8KO) looks to continue his undefeated campaign against #1 WBC World contender 🇵🇭Jonathan “Lightning” Taconing (28-3-1, 22KO) at the Edion Arena n Osaka, Japan… Continue reading “Shiro & Taconing Fight in Osaka, Japan”

Kyoguchi Makes Successful First Defense of RING and WBA Titles

RING/WBA Light Flyweight Champ ♛🇯🇵Hiroto Kyoguchi made a successful defense of his title for the first time taking a unanimous decision over mandatory challenger 🇹🇭Tanawat Nakoon of Thailand (117-112, 117-111, 117-111). Continue reading “Kyoguchi Makes Successful First Defense of RING and WBA Titles”

Kazuto Ioka Becomes Japan’s First 4-Division World Champion by Stopping Aston Palicte Late

Concluding just minutes ago, 🇯🇵Kazuto Ioka (24-2-0, 14KO) is your new WBO Super-Flyweight Champion after he pressed the action late to pummel 🇵🇭Aston Palicte (25-3-1, 21KO) in the 10th round, with a barrage of power shots, following the initial right hand that had him staggered earlier in the round to put himself into the record books, not just by becoming Japan’s only 4-division Champion, but by tying 🇺🇸Oscar De La Hoya in achieving this fight in the fewest amount of wins (24)…
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