October 13th 1987- Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Akinobu Hiranaka (11-0, 10) vs Tetsuya Manaka (6-2-1, 3)
After just 29 months of fighting as a professional Akinobu Hiranaka [平仲明信] claimed the Japanese Light Welterweight title. In his first defence he took on Tetsuya Manaka [真中哲也].
April 29th 1989-Palazzo Dello Sport, Vasto, Abruzzo, Italy
Akinobu Hiranaka (17-0, 15) Vs Juan Martin Coggi (39-1-2, 23)
In 1989 Japanese puncher Akinobu Hiranaka [平仲 明信] got his first shot at a world title, as he took on Argentina's Juan Martin Coggi in Italy, for the WBA 140lb title.
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