Written by Tré Berry III | 12/25/2020
Whatever you’re thinking, do not ✏️pencil in your 2020 yearly boxing awards just yet – boxing has one more “super-fight” scheduled on the last day of the year, and it will take place at the 🏟️Ota-City General Gymnasium in 🗾Tokyo, Japan.
Japan’s only ever 4-division World Titlist and reigning WBO Super-Flyweight belt holder 🇯🇵Kazuto Ioka (25-2-0, 14KO👊) will be up to take on the most talented fighter of his career, that being incredibly skilled 3-division Titlist 🇯🇵Kosei Tanaka (15-0-0, 9KO👊), who is moving up for what is also his biggest test as a professional, looking to cement himself into the record books in a multitude of ways. Continue reading “Japan, the Land of the Rising Sun to Host the Years Final Super-Fight (Kazuto Ioka vs. Kosei Tanaka)”
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.