Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-12-13, one sided boxing match: Naoya Inoue vs Paul Butler gets two stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2022).
Butler vs Inoue is scheduled to take place Tuesday, December 13th, at the Ariake Arena in Tokyo (Japan), in a 12-round bantamweight (118 lbs, 53.5 kg) bout; it is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the IBF, WBA, WBC and WBO World bantamweight titles. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Naoya Inoue record
The undefeated world champion in three different weight classes Naoya Inoue entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 23-0-0 (20 KOs=87%) and he is ranked as the No.1 bantamweight in the world.
In his last three fights ‘Monster’ Inoue has beat Michael Dasmarinas (Naoya Inoue vs Michael Dasmarinas), Aran Dipaen (Naoya Inoue vs Aran Dipaen) and Nonito Donaire in their rematch (Naoya Inoue vs Nonito Donaire 2).
But if you want to watch Inoue’s best fights, here are two bouts awarded by The Ring magazine’s:
- the Knockout of the Year 2018, Naoya Inoue vs Juan Carlos Payano, (match also ranked in the top 10 Users’ boxing Fights of the Year 2018)
- the Fight of the Year 2019, Naoya Inoue vs Nonito Donaire I
Paul Butler record
His opponent, the interim Wbo champ Paul Butler, has an official record of 34-2-0 (15 knockouts) and he entered as the No.9 in the bantamweight division.
He lost to Emmanuel Rodriguez in 2018 (Paul Butler vs Emmanuel Rodriguez) but then he has won eight consecutive bouts defeating Ryan Walker, Willibaldo Garcia and Jonas Sultan in his last three (Paul Butler vs Jonas Sultan).
Pre-fight press conference
Watch for free the pre-fight press conference video, featuring Paul Butler and Naoya Inoue, from the official PXB OFFICIAL Youtube channel!
Watch the video of Inoue vs Butler weigh-in from the official Top Rank Boxing Youtube channel!
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Naoya Inoue vs Paul Butler as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
SPOILER – Official highlights
Who won Inoue vs Butler fight?
Naoya Inoue defeated Paul Butler via KO at 1:09 , round 11.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the post-fight interview video of Naoya Inoue and Paul Butler.
Post-fight press conference
Watch and listen the official post-fight press conference video, headlined by the main event Paul Butler and Naoya Inoue (free live stream from the PXB OFFICIAL Youtube channel).