Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-09-01, pretty good boxing fight: Kazuto Ioka vs Francisco Rodriguez Jr gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2021).
Rodriguez vs Ioka is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the WBO World super-flyweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Kazuto Ioka record
The world champion in four different weight divisions Kazuto Ioka entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 26-2-0 (15 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.3 super flyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Juan Francisco Estrada).
He lost to Donnie Nietes in 2018 (Donnie Nietes vs Kazuto Ioka) but then he has won three fights beating Aston Palicte (Kazuto Ioka vs Aston Palicte), Jeyvier Cintron (Kazuto Ioka vs Jeyvier Cintron) and Kosei Tanaka (Kosei Tanaka vs Kazuto Ioka).
Francisco Rodriguez Jr record
His opponent, the former Wbo and Ibf minimumweight champ Francisco Rodriguez Jr, has an official record of 34-4-1 (24 knockouts) and he entered as the No.12 in the super flyweight division.
‘Chihuas’ Rodriguez lost to Moises Fuentes in 2015 (Rodriguez vs Fuentes) but since then he has won 15 consecutive bouts beating William Riera (Francisco Rodriguez Jr vs William Riera), Jose Maria Cardenas (Francisco Rodriguez Jr vs Jose Maria Cardenas) and Martin Tecuapetla in his last three.
Ioka vs Rodriguez info
Where: Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan
Division: super flyweight (115 lbs, 52.2 kg)
Title: WBO World super-flyweight title
Ioka vs Rodriguez full fight video / highlights
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Ioka vs Rodriguez result
Kazuto Ioka defeated Francisco Rodriguez Jr via unanimous decision. Scores were 116-112, 116-112, 116-112.