Cejistas Valladares and Ginjiro Shigeoka will headline a boxing event at Edion Arena in Osaka, Japan, on January 6, 2023, featuring a pair of strawweight title bouts.
Valladares will defend his IBF Strawweight World title against Shigeoka in his first title defense. Valladares won this title from Rene Mark Cuarto in July 2022. Shigeoka(8-0) is a former Japan Commision Strawweight Champion.
In the co-main event, Masataka Taniguchi defends his WBO Strawweight World Championship for the second time as he faces Melvin Jerusalem. Taniguchi won the title last year in December from Wilfredo Mendez before defending it successfully against Kai Ishizawa in April this year.
Check below as we post results from Cejistas Valladares vs Ginjiro Shigeoka boxing event with complete fight card below.
- Satoshi Ishii vs Chang Soo Han via Majority Draw– 4 rounds, Heavyweight Bout
- Ryoma Morimoto def. Hiroki Shibano via TKO at 1:33 of round 2 – 4 rounds, Super Flyweight Bout
- Hiroshige Osawa def. Kazuki Higuchi via unanimous decision (49-43, 49-43, 49-43) – 5 rounds, Super Lightweight Bout
- Tsubasa Narai def. Hiro Ichimichi via unanimous deicison (58-55, 58-55, 58-55) – 6 rounds, Super Featherweight Bout
- Ayumu Hanada def. Azael Villar via TKO in round 7 – 8 rounds, Flyweight Bout
- Mugicha Nakagawa def. Kenya Yamashita via TKO in round 5- 8 rounds, Featherweight Bout
- Masanori Rikiishi def. Yoshimitsu Kimura via TKO in round 5 – 12 Rounds, WBO Asia Pacific Super Featherweight Bout
- Cejistas Valladares(c) vs Ginjiro Shigeoka (No-Contest) at 2:48 of round 3- 12 Rounds, IBF World Strawweight Championship Bout
- Melvin Jerusalem def. Masataka Taniguchi via TKO in round 2 – 12 rounds, WBO World Strawweight Championship Bout