WBO super flyweight champion Kazuto Ioka of Japan, battled to a majority draw with WBA titleholder Joshua Franco. The fight took place in Tokyo, Japan. Both fighters remain champions.
Judges scorecards: 114-114 twice, 115-113 for Franco.
Kazuto Ioka dominates Donnie Nietes in rematch, retains title
July 13, 2022
Kazuto Ioka retained his WBO title with a one-sided win over Donnie Nietes in Japan. Three years ago Ioka lost to Nietes by a controversial decision.
But now Ioka claimed the victory and his fifth WBO title defense with scores of 120-108, 118-110, and 117-111.