Dec 27, 2014

Kameda Gym management sues Japan Boxing Commission

The company that manages the three boxing Kameda brothers said Saturday that the management of their Kameda Gym have filed a suit against the Japan Boxing Commission, claiming the gym’s de facto suspension is unreasonable. The suit was filed with the Tokyo District Court ...

Jul 4, 2014

Boxer Koki Kameda joining United Gym

With his own gym under sanctions from the Japan Boxing Commission, 27-year-old former world champion Koki Kameda announced Friday he will move to another gym. Kameda had been unable to fight in Japan since the JBC has refused to renew the licenses of those ...

Apr 25, 2014

JBC nixes Kameda Gym license request

The Japan Boxing Commission said Friday it has rejected a fresh request from the Kameda Gym to renew the licenses of its chairman Shinji Yoshii and manager Satoshi Shima. The JBC had announced in February it would not permit the renewal of the licenses ...

Mar 19, 2014

Daiki Kameda to return IBF super flyweight title belt

Daiki Kameda, who controversially retained his IBF super flyweight crown despite a defeat last December, said Wednesday that he is returning the belt. “It’s bad since I lost. This I admit,” said Kameda at Narita airport before departing for training in the United States. ...

Feb 7, 2014

JBC refuses to renew licenses for Kameda Gym, key management

The Japan Boxing Commission said Friday that the gym where the three Kameda brothers, Daiki, Koki and Tomoki, train will be severely punished. Shinji Yoshii, the gym’s chairman, and manager Satoshi Shima will not have their licenses renewed by the JBC over the manner ...

Dec 17, 2013

Kameda camp interrogated over title fight outcome

The Japan Boxing Commission on Tuesday questioned representatives of boxer Daiki Kameda about how the fighter retained his IBF super flyweight title despite losing his fight on Dec. 3. “We only listened to explanations,” said JBC secretary general Ken Morita. “Now we will check ...