As a result of those pending players, who are listed below, we've seen the likes of Tatsuya Fukuhara (#1 at Minimumweight), Ken Shiro (#3 at Light Flyweight), Ryuchai Funai (#1 at Super Flyweight) and Rikiya Fukuhara (#1 at Featherweight) all climb towards a title fight.
As well as the changes related to the "Pending players"we've also seen new fighters move into the rankings. These have included Hiroyuki Hisataka (#12 at Super Flyweight), Naoto Uebayashi (#13 at Bantamweight), Mark John Yap (#14 at Bantamweight), Ryuji Miyazaki (#14 at Super Bantamweight), Ryuto Araya (#9 at Featherweight), Tsuyoshi Tameda (#13 at Featherweight) and Accel Sumiyoshi (#13 at Lightweight).
The 15 fighters on on the "Pending Fighters List" are-
Ryuji Hara (Minimumweight/Ohashi)
Akira Yaegashi (Light Flyweight/Ohashi)
Ryo Miyazaki (Light Flyweight/Ioka)
Yu Kimura (Light Flyweight/Teiken)
Teiru Kinoshita (Super Flyweight/Senrima Kobe)
Toshiyuki Igarashi (Super Flyweight/Teiken)
Ryo Matasumoto (Bantamweight/Ohashi)
Ryo Akaho (Bantamweight/Yokohama Hikari)
Ryosuke Iwasa (Bantamweight/Celes)
Hozumi Hasegawa (Featherweight/Shinsei)
Hisashi Amagasa (Featherweight/Amagasaki)
Takahiro Ao (Lightweight/Teiken)
Yoshitaka Kato (Lightweight/Kadoebihoseki),
Yoshihiro Kamegai (Welterweight/Teiken)
Ryota Murata (Middleweight/Teiken)
Note-Of course along with the "pending" list there is also no Japanese ranking for any OPBF champion, as a result the likes of Koki Eto (Flyweight/SGS), Takuma Inoue (Super Flyweight/Ohashi) and Shingo Wake (Super Bantamweight/Koguchi) are not ranked.
For those wanting to see the rankings in full they can been found, in PDF format, by clicking belwo.