Tag: Kazuto Ioka

Good Consistent Action Through 36 Minutes in Tokyo – Kazuto Ioka Methodically Cruises to Unanimous Decision Over Solid Fukunaga

Written by Tré Berry III✍️🖊️ | 12/31/2021

Though this wasn’t really the fight that reigning WBO Super-Flyweight Titlist 🔱🇯🇵Kazuto Ioka (28-2-0, 15KO👊) planned for, he got a good, respectable challenge from fellow countryman 🇯🇵Ryoji Fukunaga (15-5-0, 14KO👊) today through 12 rounds of solid craftsmanship exhibited by both. Ioka being one of, if arguably the most consistent operator in the sport, he did what he typically does, and did enough of it en route to securing his 4th defense Continue reading “Good Consistent Action Through 36 Minutes in Tokyo – Kazuto Ioka Methodically Cruises to Unanimous Decision Over Solid Fukunaga”

A Very, Very Late Review – Kazuto Ioka Defeats Francisco Rodriguez Jr. in Super-Flyweight Title Defense

Apologies, as we had a busy week on a personal tip. If elite WBO Super-Flyweight world titlist 🔱🇯🇵Kazuto Ioka (27-2-0, 15KO👊) isn’t on your ⚓Top-10 P4P list, then the validity of your list has to come into question. Last week on September 1st, Kazuto showcased his model consistency as he faced Mexico’s 🇲🇽Francisco Rodriguez Jr. (34-5-1, 24KO👊) out in Japan, in a bout where Ioka won a Unanimous Decision for his third title defense since winning the burgundy strap at 115 lbs. The bout was certainly an exciting encounter that brought pizazz inside of the empty venue. Continue reading “A Very, Very Late Review – Kazuto Ioka Defeats Francisco Rodriguez Jr. in Super-Flyweight Title Defense”

Amid the Frustration Back Home, Kazuto Ioka Looks To Continue To Set the Bar High – Will Face Francisco Rodriguez on His Home Soil in WBO Title Defense 🗾

Japanese legend, 4 division titlist, and current WBO Super-Flyweight belt holder 🔱🇯🇵Kazuto Ioka (26-2-0, 15KO👊) will be back in business on Wednesday, September 1st, at the OTA-City General Gymnasium in Tokyo Japan. Seeking a 3rd defense of his title after a masterful performance to stop the great 🇯🇵Kosei Tanaka, the decorated 32 year old will face former title challenger 🇲🇽Francisco Rodriguez Jr. (34-4-1, 24KO👊), who currently worked himself up to being the #2 contender in the WBO sanctioning body, as well as #2 contender within the IBF ranks. Continue reading “Amid the Frustration Back Home, Kazuto Ioka Looks To Continue To Set the Bar High – Will Face Francisco Rodriguez on His Home Soil in WBO Title Defense 🗾”

Ioka Scores the Biggest Victory of His Career, Knocking Tanaka Out in the 8th Round to Retain WBO Super-Flyweight Title in P4P Statement

Written by Tré Berry III🖊️ | 12/31/2020

Onlookers from the 🏟️OTA-City General Gymnasium in Tokyo, 🗾Japan was witness to a master performance authored up by Japanese boxing legend 🇯🇵Kazuto Ioka (26-2-0, 15KO👊), who retained his WBO Super-Flyweight Title after breaking down former unbeaten foe 🇯🇵Kosei Tanaka (15-1-0, 9KO👊), putting him down twice, and knocking him out on his feet midway through the 8th round to secure the crowning victory of his Hall-of-Fame bound career. Continue reading “Ioka Scores the Biggest Victory of His Career, Knocking Tanaka Out in the 8th Round to Retain WBO Super-Flyweight Title in P4P Statement”

Japan, the Land of the Rising Sun to Host the Years Final Super-Fight (Kazuto Ioka vs. Kosei Tanaka)

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)”