On May 10th Japanese boxing fans get the chance to see an interesting show at the Korakuen Hall, "The Kanmuriwashi Fight Vol 51 and Dangan 128". The card features several bouts of note including a Lightweight contest between Shingo Eto (15-3-1, 9) and Tomoya Yamada (12-5, 3), a Flyweight bout between Ardin Diale (27-9-3, 14) and Yuta Matsuo (7-1-1, 4) and a Super Flyweight contest between Daigo Higa (4-0, 4) and Virden Rivera (8-1-1, 2).
As well as the boxing the show will also feature two other things of note.
One of those, as revealed recently, will be the retirement ceremony of former WBA female Super Flyweight champion Naoko Yamaguchi, who retired earlier this year.
The other is an autograph session being held by a trio of Japan's most popular fighters. They will be the sensational Naoya Inoue (8-0, 7), Bantamweight kingpin Shinsuke Yamanaka (23-0-2, 17) and the always exciting Akira Yaegashi (21-5, 11). This will be before the main show and allow a limited number of fans to get the autograph, as long as they have a ticket from the box office. The autographs come with a request of a donation the the "Heart of blue sky Fund", which was set up by former world title challenger Hiroyuki Sakamoto,
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