Junto Nakatani Dominates Ryota Yamauchi in title defense
April 9, 2022
Junto Nakatani made his second title defense of the WBO flyweight title by stopping Ryota Yamauchi in the 8th round. Nakatani battered the shorter challenger
at will. After series of unanswered punches the fight was stopped at 2:20 of round eight.
Junto Nakatani stops Angel Acosta in the fourth round because of a broken nose
September 10, 2021
Junto Nakatani made a successful first defense of his WBO flyweight title by stopping former world champion Angel Acosta. Acosta broke his nose in the 1st round, losing a lot of blood.
Nakatani kept outboxing the challenger for the next 3 rounds. Early in the 4th round referee Rocky Burke had seen enough and stopped the fight to protect Acosta from futher damage.