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Toshiayuki Igarashi Interested in Edgar Sosa Showdown

By Alfredo Jaime Gomez, notifight.com

Former beltholder Edgar Sosa (46-7, 28KOs) has received the pleasant news that Japan's Toshiayuki Igarashi (16-1, 10KOs), the WBC's flyweight champion, is interested in facing him. Igarashi recently captured the title with a close points win over Filipino Sonny Boy Jaro.

It has been revealed that an offer is on the table for a potential November clash in Japan.

"I would love to get this opportunity. I would be willing to go to Japan, but it's up to my promoter. I saw videos of his fights. His style is complicated, but he's beatable. I have more experience, I am more mature and I have a huge desire to succeed. I'll be ready for November," Sosa said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Mastrangelo on 08-01-2012

There's no need to worry about getting decision when we talk about Japan, you have fair judging there. And Edgar Sosa will beat Igarashi, maybe even knock him out.

Comment by nycsmooth on 08-01-2012

I saw sosa's bout last sat on Televisa & he just walked thru & totally outclassed Ikehara but the champs another thing but he has a good chance 2 win, even in Japan + the Japanese promoters pay a great…

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