2015 BOXING fight – Katsunari Takayama vs Jose Argumedo – full fight Video IBF

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2015-12-31, great performance by both boxers: Katsunari Takayama vs Jose Argumedo gets three stars.

Katsunari Takayama entered this fight with a pro record of 30-7-0 (12 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.2 minimumweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Wanheng Menayothin). He lost to Francisco Rodriguez Jr in 2014 (Fight of the Year candidate, Takayama vs Rodriguez) but then he has won three consecutive bouts defeating Ryuji Hara in his last one (=Takayama vs Hara).
His opponent, Jose Argumedo, has an official boxing record of 15-3-1 (9 knockouts) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since November 8, 2014 when he defeated Irving Requena; before this bout he had lost to Carlos Velarde (via split decision). Takayama vs Argumedo is valid for the IBF World minimumweight title (Takayama’s third defense); undercard of Kazuto Ioka vs Juan Carlos Reveco 2. Watch the video and rate this fight!

 

 

Date: 2015-12-31

Where: Edion Arena Osaka, Osaka, Japan

Division: minimumweight (105 lbs, 47.6 kg)

Title: IBF World minimumweight title

Result: Click here to show the fight’s result
Jose Argumedo def. Katsunari Takayama (technical decision at 3:00, round 9)

 

Takayama’s previous fight: Katsunari Takayama vs Ryuji Hara

Takayama’s next fight: Katsunari Takayama vs Riku Kano

 

 

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  • tango2042

    Very intense fight but with a total lack of technicality with some portions of it very similar to a street fight. The Japanese was very brave in spite of having two big cuts above the eyes.

  • Lautaro Fonz

    Good battle.