A very good action packed fight we got earlier today, as #1 WBA contender 🇯🇵Tetsuya Hisada (34-10-2, 20KO) delivered a stern, determined challenge, but fell short of his ultimate goal, as thee Light-Flyweight Champion of the World ♛🇯🇵Hiroto Kyoguchi (14-0-0, 9KO) met his challenge head-to-head, and shown brilliance throughout the second half of the fight in turning the tide and further raising his stock in the boxing pantheon as not only one of its best young Champions, but one of the best Champions that we have going today in boxing. Continue reading “Kyoguchi Shines in an Action Fight Against a Tough Challenger in Hisada, Retains his Titles”
Thee RING-MAG/WBA Junior-Flyweight Champion of the World ♛🇯🇵Hiroto Kyoguchi (13-0-0, 9KO) returns to the ring on Tuesday, October 1st. He will look to make a second defense of his Ring-Lineal Title, and that challenge will come against fellow countrymen & #1 WBA world contender 🇯🇵Tetsuya Hisada (34-9-2, 20KO) for what will be his first crack at World Title contention. Continue reading “Japanese Standout & Fellow Countrymen Meet for the Junior-Flyweight World Championship”
Nothing huge on the schedule this week but the cupboard isn’t completely bare.
DAZN will have a broadcast Thursday afternoon at 1:30pm ET/10:30am PT from Tuscany Hall in Florence, Italy. British Super-Welterweight 🇬🇧Sam Eggington (26-6-0, 15KO) faces Italy’s 🇮🇹Orlando Fiordigiglio (31-2-0, 13KO) who holds the IBF International Super-Welterweight title in a 10 round, 154 pound headliner.
Meanwhile in Bendigo…
Any thoughts of 🇦🇺Jeff Horn meeting up with Ryota Murata in December to attempt to become a two division champion were brought to a halt by 🇦🇺Michael Zerafa as he delivered a 9th round knockout in a huge upset today in Australia.
Zerafa (27-3-1, 16KO) scored knockdowns in the 2nd and again in the 9th round when Horn (19-2-1, 13KO) was badly beaten and stopped.
The #1 ranked WBO Flyweight contender 🇵🇷Jonathan Gonzalez (22-3-1, 13KO) showed up for this one and provided a very credible challenge, however WBO Flyweight World Champion 🇯🇵Kosei Tanaka (14-0-0, 8KO) surfaces victorious again and retained his belt after eventually solving the tricky puzzle put in front of him, and catching up to Gonzalez in the 7th round where he put his man away. Continue reading “Tanaka Puts the “KO” in Kosei, Knocks out a Very Game Gonzalez in 7″