Articles by author: Hisao Adachi(80 results)

Kazuto Ioka Expects a Very Tough Fight With Donnie Nietes

In Macao, China, Japan's former triple world champion Kazuto Ioka (23-1, 13KOs) conducted a public training session with a view to his upcoming fight against another former multi-division world champi...Read More

Tomoki Kameda Aims To KO Medina in Interim-WBC Title Fight

At Tokyo's Kyoei Boxing Gym, there was a press conference held in which it was officially announced that the former WBO bantamweight world champion Tomoki "The Mexicanito" Kameda (35-2, 20KOs) will go...Read More

Naoya Inoue vs. Juan Carlos Payano - October 7, Yokohama Arena

At a press gathering in Tokyo, unbeaten World Boxing Association (WBA) "regular" champion Naoya "Monster" Inoue (16-0, 14 KOs) officially announced his first title defense against the left-handed Domi...Read More

Ryosuke Iwasa Will Defend Crown Against TJ Doheny

During a media gathering in Tokyo, it was confirmed that the super bantamweight champion of the International Boxing Federation (IBF), Ryosuke Iwasa (25-2, 16KOs) of Japan, will defend his title this ...Read More

McDonnell Hits Japan, Feels Confident of Shocking Naoya Inoue

On Sunday, World Boxing Association (WBA) "regular" bantamweight champion Jamie McDonnell (29-2-1, 13KOs) arrived in Japan, precisely at the airport International Haneda of Tokyo. He is scheduled to d...Read More

Koki Kameda Stops Pongsaklek Wonjongkam, Wants Chocolatito

On Saturday at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, there was a boxing event staged by the Kyoei Boxing Gym. This boxing evening was referred to as "Fight Koki Kameda Farewell" for a live broadcast by TV Abema (a ...Read More

Kameda vs. Wonjongkam To Go Forward on May 5 in Tokyo

Back on the 31st of March, Abema TV (a Japanese TV internet company) officially announced that retired former triple world champion Koki Kameda (33-2, 18 KOs, 31 years age and Kyoei Boxing Gym in Toky...Read More

Wonjongkam Grabs Quick Win, Aims To Force Kameda Fight

This past Sunday in Bangkok, Thailand, tormer long-running WBC flyweight world champion Pongsaklek Wonjongkam (91-5-2, 47KOs, 40-years-old) came out successful in his return to the ring by winning a u...Read More

Pongsaklek Unable To Get License From JBC For Kameda Fight

The Japan Boxing Commission (JBC) has made an official decision to not issue a license to former world champion Pongsaklek Wonjongkam (90-5-2, 47KOs, 40 years old) of Thailand. The comebacking fighter...Read More

Kosei Tanaka Debuts at Flyweight With KO, Aims For More Gold

On Saturday night, at the International Conference Hall in the city of Nagoya, the capital of the province of Aichi, former WBC super bantamweight champion Kiyoshi Hatanaka, 51 years of age and the pr...Read More

Linares: When Lomachenko Faces Me - Things Will Be Different!

The lightweight champion of the World Boxing Association, Jorge Linares (44-3, 27 KOs, 32 years old and Teiken Boxing Gym of Tokyo), has been in Japan since February 27. He arrived in the country a fe...Read More

Daigo Higa, Ken Shiro Title Bouts Added To Murata-Blandamura

Japanese world champions Ryota Murata, Daigo Higa and Ken Shiro, will defend their world titles against challengers Emanuele Blandamura of Italy, Cristofer Rosales of Nicaragua and Ganigan Lopez of Me...Read More

Nery-Yamanaka II, Iwasa-Saulong Doubleheader Set For March 1

The stage is now offiicially set, for the return of the former world bantamweight champion of the World Boxing Council (WBC), with 12 consecutive defenses, Shinsuke Yamanaka (27-1-2, 19KOs, 35 years o...Read More

Koki Kameda Plans To Come Out of Retirement To Fight Again

On Monday, January 1, at Differ Ariake in Tokyo there was a boxing function under the promotion of Kyoei Boxing Gym in Tokyo with a live broadcast of Abema TV, which is an internet television company ...Read More

Daiki Kameda To Fight Four Opponents - in One Night!

It is already official that Tokyo's Kyoei Boxing Gym will organize a boxing function next Monday, January 1st, at Differ Ariake in Tokyo with a total of six fights, all of which will be broadcast live...Read More

Naoya Inoue Confirms That Next Defense is Final Fight at 115

Earlier today at a hotel in Tokyo, there was a medical examination held for the two world championships that will take place on Saturday, December 30 at Bunka Kaikan in the city of Yokohama in Kanagaw...Read More

Naoya Inoue vs. Ricardo Rodriguez is Set For May 21 in Tokyo

A press conference was hosted by Hideyuki Ohashi, the president of Ohashi Boxing Gym in Yokohama City,at the Grand Palace Hotel in Tokyo, and it was officially announced that there will be a boxing ev...Read More

Brian Viloria vs. Ruben Montoya Set For March 2 in Japan

It is official. Former junior flyweight and flyweight champion, Brian "Hawaiian Punch" Viloria (36-5, 22KOs, 36 years old), will fight on Japanese soil for the first time in his career. Viloria is se...Read More

Shinsuke Yamanaka Ready For Twelfth WBC Defense on March 2

A riveting presser in Tokyo, officially announcing the return of the unbeaten Japanese southpaw WBC bantamweight world champion Shinsuke Yamanaka on March 2nd. He will be matched against Mexican con...Read More

Naoya Inoue-David Carmona, Yaegashi-Tecuapetra Set, May 8

On Wednesday at the Grand Palace Hotel in Tokyo, a press conference was organized by Japanese former world champion Hideyuki Ohashi, who is the president of Ohashi Boxing Gym Yokohama City. In the pre...Read More