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

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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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29
Aug

Takuma Inoue to return from injury nightmare

After nearly a year away from the ring, undefeated junior bantamweight contender Takuma Inoue will return today against Hiroyuki Hisataka in a 10-round bout.

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06
Apr

Ricardo Rodriguez to face WBO 115-pound titlist Naoya Inoue, May 21

On May 21, Ricardo Rodriguez will challenge WBO junior bantamweight titlist Naoya Inoue at Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo, Japan.

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18
Jan

Naoya Inoue strives to improve

Despite being the first fighter to stop Kohei Kono in six dominant rounds, WBO 115-pound titlist Naoya Inoue is still striving for perfection.

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13
Jan

Naoya Inoue pleased with comeback performance

Nayoa Inoue’s promoter says a rematch with Omar Narvaez is next and then the Japanese star could head to the U.S. where Roman Gonzalez awaits.

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21
Oct

Hosono to defend Japanese National belt against Watanabe

Japanese national featherweight champion Satoshi Hosono faces Takuya Watanabe tomorrow at Korakuen Hall in Japan.

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18
Feb

Two stacked world title doubleheaders scheduled for April in Japan

Japan hosts two world title doubleheaders in April. On April 6, RING flyweight champ Akira Yaegashi and WBC 108-pound titleholder Adrian Hernanez co-headline; and on April 23, WBC bantamweight king Shinsuke Yamanaka and IBF 122-pound boss Kiko Martinez share the bill.

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