WBO World super flyweight champion Naoya Inoue (11-0, 9 KOs) will be defending his title this Friday night on December 30 against 36-year-old former WBA super flyweight champion Kohei Kono (32-9, 13 KOs) at the Ariake Colosseum, in Tokyo, Japan. The 23-year-old Inoue will be making his fifth defense of his World Boxing Organization title… Continue Reading Naoya Inoue vs. Kohei Kono this Friday
(Photo credit: David Earnisse/Premier Boxing Champions) By Dan Ambrose: Following a disappointing loss to WBA super flyweight champion Kohei Kono (31-8-1, 13 KOs) last Saturday night, Koki Kameda (33-2, 18 KOs) is considering retirement from the sport. The three time world champion was beaten by the busier Kono by a 12 round unanimous decision by… Continue Reading Kameda thinking of retirement after loss to Kono
(Photo credit: David Earnisse/Premier Boxing Champions) By Scott Gilfoid: The highly ranked light heavyweight Andrzej Fonfara (28-3, 16 KOs) got off to a slow start tonight against former WBO light heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly (29-3, 15 KOs) in the first quarter of the contest, but he then came on strong in the last eight rounds… Continue Reading Fonfara wears Cleverly down in war!
(Photo credit: David Earnisse/Premier Boxing Champions) CHICAGO (October 16, 2015) – Hometown-favorite Andrzej Fonfara (28-3 16 KOs) outslugged former world champion Nathan Cleverly (29-3, 15 KOs) over 12 grueling rounds on his way to a unanimous decision on Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike from the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. Fonfara and Cleverly exchanged punches… Continue Reading Fonfara conquers Cleverly
CHICAGO (October 12, 2015) – Reigning super flyweight world champion Kohei Kono (30-8-1, 13 KOs) will meet former world champion Koki Kameda (33-1, 18 KOs) as the televised opener of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike on Friday, October 16 from UIC Pavilion in Chicago beginning at 9 p.m. ET/PT.