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Kosei Tanaka wants to make a statement in his comeback bout against Sho Ishida

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08
Dec

Kosei Tanaka wants to make a statement in his comeback bout against Sho Ishida

The last time we saw Kosei Tanaka inside a boxing ring he was sounded defeated by Kazuto Ioka in eight...

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30
Aug

Kazuto Ioka insists he’s on a different level to Francisco Rodriguez Jr, targets Jerwin Ancajas

Highly skilled boxer-puncher Kazuto Ioka will make the third defense of his WBO junior bantamweight title against mandatory challenger Francisco...

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21
Jun

Kazuto Ioka discusses recent police investigation, livid with Japanese Boxing Commission

The morning of April 6 started like any other for Kazuto Ioka. The WBO junior bantamweight titleholder had enjoyed breakfast...

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31
Mar

Kazuto Ioka puts junior bantamweight division on notice, targets undisputed status

On the final day of 2020, Kazuto Ioka scored a thrilling career-best win over previously unbeaten compatriot Kosei Tanaka at...

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15
Jan

Dougie’s Friday Mailbag (2021 predictions, Margarito’s ‘innocence,’ Loma-Lopez re-watch)

2021 PREDICTIONS Morning Dougie, Hope you, family, friends and colleagues all had an enjoyable and safe festive period and are looking forward...

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05
Jan

Ring Ratings Update: Ryan Garcia jumps to No. 2 in lightweight rankings

Ryan Garcia justified his position as a top lightweight with the most impressive – and grittiest – performance of his...

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31
Dec

Kazuto Ioka destroys Kosei Tanaka in eight, defends WBO 115-pound title in dramatic fashion

Kazuto Ioka successfully defended his WBO junior bantamweight title by stopping Kosei Tanaka in eight exciting rounds at the Ota-City...

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28
Dec

A Q&A with Kosei Tanaka

The final championship bout of 2020 – Kazuto Ioka vs. Kosei Tanaka for the WBO 115-pound title on New Year’s...

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28
Dec

Kazuto Ioka vows to derail Kosei Tanaka in superfight, targets Chocolatito, Estrada and Sor Rungvisai

Talented boxer-puncher Kazuto Ioka will look to make the second defense of his WBO junior bantamweight title against fellow Japanese...

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10
Nov

Unmissable Kazuto Ioka-Kosei Tanaka clash official for December 31 in Tokyo

For months it had been rumored that Kazuto Ioka would defend his WBO junior bantamweight title against highly talented compatriot...

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