The undefeated Wbc champion Shinsuke Yamanaka entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 24-0-2 (17 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 bantamweight in the world. He fought twice last year beating Diego Ricardo Santillan (=Yamanaka vs Santillan) and Anselmo Moreno (=Yamanaka vs Moreno).
His opponent, the former Wba super-Flw champion Liborio Solis, has a record of 23-3-1 (10 knockouts) and he entered as the No.9 in the same weight class. He suffered two consecutive losses between 2010 and 2011, but since then he has won 14 fights defeating Jonathan Baat in his last one. Yamanaka vs Solis is valid for the WBC World bantamweight title (Yamanaka’s tenth defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Shimazu Arena, Kyoto, Japan
Division: bantamweight (118 lbs, 53.5 kg)
Title: WBC World bantamweight title
Yamanaka’s previous fight: Shinsuke Yamanaka vs Anselmo Moreno
Yamanaka’s next fight: Shinsuke Yamanaka vs Anselmo Moreno 2
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