Kameda looks back at career with pride

Nov 5, 2015

Kameda looks back at career with pride

Former WBA flyweight and ex-IBF super flyweight champion Daiki Kameda on Thursday described his boxing career as “the best” after deciding to retire because of an eye injury. Kameda, the second eldest of the three Kameda boxing brothers, has decided to step down from ...

McDonnell beats Kameda to defend bantamweight title

Sep 7, 2015

McDonnell beats Kameda to defend bantamweight title

Jamie McDonnell successfully defended his WBA bantamweight title Sunday, knocking down Tomoki Kameda in the 12th round en route to a unanimous decision. The 29-year-old McDonnell improved to 27-2-1 with his second straight victory over Kameda. The English fighter took the title from Kameda ...

Kameda makes weight for McDonnell title rematch

Sep 6, 2015

Kameda makes weight for McDonnell title rematch

Tomoki Kameda, the youngest of the three boxing Kameda brothers, and WBA bantamweight champion Jamie McDonnell of Britain both made weight on Saturday, a day ahead of their title rematch. Both fighters needed just one try to make weight, with both checking in at ...

Aug 6, 2015

McDonnell-Kameda title rematch set for Sept. 6

A rematch of the WBA world bantamweight title fight between Tomoki Kameda and current champion Jamie McDonnell of England has been set for Sept. 6 in Corpus Christi, Texas, according to a report by England’s Sky Sports. McDonnell will be making his third title ...

Kameda title bid fails after first loss of career

May 10, 2015

Kameda title bid fails after first loss of career

Tomoki Kameda came up short in his bid to wrest the WBA bantamweight title away from England’s Jamie McDonnell on Saturday, losing by unanimous decision. Kameda floored McDonnell in the third round at State Farm Arena and felt he had been hard done by ...

Apr 22, 2015

WBO won't authorize Kameda unification bout

The World Boxing Organization announced Tuesday that it would not authorize a proposed unification bout in Texas on May 9 between Japan’s WBO bantamweight champion Tomoki Kameda and Britain’s WBA champion Jamie McDonell. The WBO said in a letter emailed to Kameda and posted ...

May 14, 2014

Kameda eyes Vegas fight

WBO bantamweight champion Tomoki Kameda is expected to make his second title defense this summer in Las Vegas against top-ranked Pungluang Sor Singyu of Thailand. According to informed sources on Wednesday, Kameda is scheduling to fight July 12 in the Nevada city. He was ...

Mar 12, 2014

Tomoki Kameda leaves for training in Miami

WBO bantamweight champion Tomoki Kameda departed for training in Miami on Wednesday, saying his overseas trip will be just what he needs to become a world-class fighter. As things turn out, it is also the perfect opportunity for him to leave behind his troubles ...

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 ...