June 20th 1972-Nihon University Auditorium, Tokyo, Japan
Masao Oba (32-2-1, 13) vs Orlando Amores (27-1, 18)
Back in June 1972 Japanese Flyweight sensation Masao Oba took on Panama's Orlando Amores, with Oba looking to defend the WBA Flyweight title
March 4th 1972-Nihon University Auditorium, Tokyo, Japan
Masao Oba (31-2-1, 13) vs Susumu Hanagata (34-10-8, 4) II
In In 1968 a then 18 year old Masao Oba [大場 政夫] suffered a decision loss to Susumu Hanagata [花形進]. In 1972 the two men met in a rematch for Oba's WBA Flyweight title.
April 1st 1971-Nihon University Auditorium, Tokyo, Japan
Masao Oba (27-2-1, 12) vs Betulio Gonzalez (24-2-1, 13)
In 1970 Masao Oba [大場 政夫] claimed the WBA Flyweight title, the following year he made his first defense, taking on Betulio Gonzalez.
January 2nd 1973-Nihon University Auditorium, Tokyo, Japan
Masao Oba (34-2-1, 15) vs Chartchai Chionoi (57-14-3, 35)
In 1973 we saw Japanese youngster Masao Oba [大場 政夫] fought for the final time before his life was unfortunately taken in an automobile accident. In his final fight he took on multi-time world champion Chartchai Chionoi [ชาติชาย เชี่ยวน้อย] in a bout for the WBA Flyweight title.
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