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Junto Nakatani earns biggest win yet with stoppage of ex-champ Milan Melindo

05
Oct

Junto Nakatani earns biggest win yet with stoppage of ex-champ Milan Melindo

World-rated flyweight Junto Nakatani scored a career best win stopping former junior flyweight beltholder Milan Melindo in six, one-sided rounds...

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01
Oct

Junto Nakatani is ‘determined’ to knock out Milan Melindo, looks forward to securing world title shot

Talented young Japanese flyweight contender Junto Nakatani will face former 108-pound titleholder Milan Melindo in a scheduled 10-round contest at...

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07
Oct

Naoya Inoue blows away Juan Carlos Payano in 70 seconds to open WBSS bantam tourney

Two bantamweight fights. Two first round knockouts. Naoya Inoue showed once again that his punch has followed him up to bantamweight...

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04
Oct

Hideyuki Ohashi Q&A: Payano will be aggressive, expect Inoue to win early

TOKYO – Earlier this week RingTV spoke with one of the perennial gym presidents in Japan, Mr. Hideyuki Ohashi, of...

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17
Sep

After long break, Milan Melindo eager to win another world title

It’s hard to imagine a more taxing schedule than the one Milan Melindo undertook in 2017. First came the Akira Yaegashi...

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28
Aug

Ken Shiro to defend junior flyweight belt against Milan Melindo on October 7

Ken Shiro will look to add another former champion to his growing resume when he makes his fourth defense of...

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26
Jul

Hekkie Budler helps South Africa make an even greater mark in the boxing world

No matter how successful, boxing’s smallest men often have obscure careers. The Ring Magazine/IBF/WBA 108-pound champion Hekkie Budler is bucking that trend.

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10
Apr

Akira Yaegashi: ‘My motivation is to be champion in the fourth weight class’

Decorated Japanese veteran looking to make history after moving up to junior bantamweight.

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31
Dec

Taguchi decisions bloodied Melindo to win vacant RING junior flyweight title

Ryoichi Taguchi added the IBF junior flyweight title to his WBA belt as he defeated Milan Melindo by unanimous decision...

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30
Dec

Ryoichi Taguchi ready for unification showdown with Milan Melindo

THE RING’s No. 1-rated junior flyweight, Ryoichi Taguchi is eager to take advantage of his opportunity against the magazine’s No. 2-rated Milan Melindo for the vacant RING 108-pound title on Dec. 31 in Japan.

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