Former WBA interim-junior middleweight champion Nobuhiro Ishida (29-7-2, 9KOs) has arrived in Moscow, Russia. Ishida came early to get adjusted to the climate and time zone difference. On May 1st he challenges WBO middleweight king Dmitry Pirog (19-0, 15KOs) at the Sport Complex Krylatskoe in Moscow, Russia. In his last bout, in February, Ishida lost a twelve round decision to former champion Paul Williams.
Photos: Nobuhiro Ishida Hits Moscow For Pirog Bout
War Ishida.......Comment by DeadLikeMe on 04-27-2012
I can't blame the man for riding the Kirkland win as far as he can take it. Dude is straight garbage like Sleepless said. Get that money. Seems like Ishida is in a different time zone every day of the…Comment by DoktorSleepless on 04-27-2012
I accidentally stumbled onto an Ishida fight on youtube and for some reason I decided to watch it along with a couple of other of his other lesser known fights. I thought maybe the Kirkland fight wasn't a fluke and…Comment by Canelo Phresh on 04-26-2012
I like Ishida he takes the tough fights.Comment by giacomino on 04-26-2012
Should be a one-sided affair for Pirog against a mediocre jnior middleweight. Hope something better comes along for him but this is a crap title defensePost a Comment - View More User Comments (7)