It's fair to say that Juiki Tatsuyoshi (6-0, 4) [辰吉寿以輝] has had a frustrating 2017 in terms of his boxing career, however earlier today the youngster became a father as his wife gave birth to a baby daughter at a hospital in Moriguchi City, Osaka.
The fighter recently cancelled a bout, which was due to take place tomorrow, due to a rib injury that will keep him out of training for about a month. Whilst some will suggest that the fighter wanted time off to spend with his child, especially given that his daughter was born a day before the fight.
Whilst we suspect that Juiki will remain out of the ring for a while, we would liek to say congratulations to the youngster, and we're glad to report that both Juiki's wife and daughter are healthy and that there has been complications.
Juiki's father, the insanely popular Joichiro Tatsuyoshi, spoke to the media following the birth of his grand-daughter and described the child as cute, though at 47 he's certain a young grandfather. Juiki also spoke to the media, suggesting that he was going to try and keep his daughter away from competing in boxing.
(Image courtesy of boxingnews.jp)
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