The undefeated world champion in three different weight classes Kosei Tanaka entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 13-0-0 (7 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 flyweight in the world. In his last three bouts he has won over Ronnie Baldonado (Kosei Tanaka vs Ronnie Baldonado), Sho Kimura (4-stars fight, Sho Kimura vs Kosei Tanaka) and Ryoichi Taguchi (Kosei Tanaka vs Ryoichi Taguchi).
His opponent, Jonathan Gonzalez, has a record of 22-2-1 (13 knockouts) and he entered as the No.21 in the same weight class. He lost to Jobert Alvarez in 2016 but then he has won four bouts defeating Juan Alejo in his last one. Kosei vs Gonzalez is valid for the WBO World flyweight title (Kosei’s second defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Takeda Teva Ocean Arena, Nagoya, Japan
Division: flyweight (112 lbs, 50.8 kg)
Title: WBO World flyweight title
Kosei’s previous fight: Kosei Tanaka vs Ryoichi Taguchi
Kosei’s next fight: Kosei Tanaka vs Wulan Tuolehazi
Kosei vs Gonzalez full fight video:
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