October 10th 2002-Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan
Naotaka Hozumi (21-2-1, 18) vs William Joppy (33-2-1, 24)
In late 2002 Japanese fighter Naotaka Hozumi, a former OPBF and JBC champion, challenged the then WBA Middleweight champion William Joppy.
February 28th 2000-Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Naotaka Hozumi (14-1-1, 12) vs Minoru Horiuchi (21-5, 19)
At the turn of the millennium Japanese fight fans saw Naotaka Hozumi [保住直孝], the then Japanese Middleweight champion, take on Minoru Horiuchi [堀内稔], in what was Hozumi's first defense of the belt.
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