November 9th 2003-Sambo Hall, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan
Hozumi Hasegawa (13-2, 4) vs Alvin Felicilda (19-11-2, 10)
In 2003 Japanese fighter Hozumi Hasegawa [長谷川穂積] defended the OPBF Bantamweight title against for the second time, facing Alvin Felicilda in what would be Felicilda final bout. Amazingly this was the Filipino's 6th bout of 2003, and his 4th in the space of 5 months.
For those interested this bout is featured in some depth in the excellent Endless Punchers: Body, Narrative and Performance in the world of Japanese Boxing by Loren Seth Goodman.
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