April 15th 1984-Seoul, South Korea
Bobby Berna (24-3-1, 12) vs Sung In Suh (20-3, 7) II
In December 1983 Filipino fighter Bobby Berna had over-come Korean Sung In Suh to claim the IBF Super Bantamweight title, becoming the first holder of that belt. The following April the two men would meet again, in an immediate rematch.
December 4th 1983-Seoul, South Korea
Bobby Berna (23-3-1, 11) Vs Sung In Suh (20-2, 7) I
In December 1983 Asian fans got their first chance to see an IBF world title fight, as Filipino fighter Bobby Berna and Sung In Suh [서성인] battled in the inaugural IBF Super Bantamweight title bout.
June 28th 1985-Kudok Gymnasium, Busan, South Korea
Ji Won Kim (13-0-2, 4) vs Bobby Berna (26-4-1, 14)
Over the last few years we have seen several world champions retire unbeaten, such as Floyd Mayweather Jr, Joe Calzaghe and Sven Ottke, in the past however the achievement was much rarer and one of the first to achieve such a feat was Korean Ji Won Kim [김지원] who fought in the 1980's. One of his final bouts was against Filipino Bobby Berna.
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