Ryosuke Iwasa wins IBF super bantamweight interim title bout

More Sports / Boxing Dec 8, 2019

Ryosuke Iwasa wins IBF super bantamweight interim title bout

Ryosuke Iwasa claimed the IBF super bantamweight interim title on Saturday after beating Filipino Marlon Tapales by technical knockout. The 29-year-old southpaw downed Tapales in the 11th round before the referee stopped the match at Barclays Center in New York. "I'm full of emotion. I had ...

Tanaka wins second title defense with TKO in ninth

More Sports / Boxing Sep 13, 2017

Tanaka wins second title defense with TKO in ninth

Kosei Tanaka set the stage for a light flyweight title unification bout when he defended his World Boxing Organization crown in the weight category Wednesday at Edion Arena Osaka. The fight against 13th-ranked contender Rangsan Chayanram of Thailand, who fights under the name of Palangpol ...