November 16th 2006-Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Toshiaki Nishioka (27-4-3, 15) vs Jose Alonso (31-11-2, 14)
In 2006 Japan's Toshiaki Nishioka [西岡利晃] made his second US outing as he took on Jose Alonso.
March 11th 2001- Arena, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
Toshiaki Nishioka (21-3-1, 12) vs Sammy Ventura (15-7, 12)
In 2001 Japan's popular Toshiaki Nishioka [西岡利晃] faced off with Sammy Ventura in what was a tune up before Nishioka's second world title bout.
December 7th 2002-Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Toshiaki Nishioka (22-3-2, 13) vs Evangelio Perez (27-12-1, 23)
Many fight fans in the west will recall that Toshiaki Nishioka [西岡利晃] fought his last 2 bouts in the US, beating Rafael Marquez and losing to Nonito Donaire, they were however his 3rd and 4th bouts in the US with his American debut coming back in 2002 against Evangelio Perez, amazingly on the under-card of the rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Jose Luis Castillo.
October 4th 2003-Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan
Veeraphol Sahaprom (40-1-1, 27) vs Toshiaki Nishioka (23-3-2, 14) III
The rivalry between Thailand's Veeraphol Sahaprom [วีระพล นครหลวงโปรโมชั่น] and Japan's Toshiaki Nishioka [西岡 利晃] was one of the best of the early 00's with 4 bouts taking places in less than 4 years. Here is their third bout, which had followed a draw and a win for Verraphol.
November 5th 2000-Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Toshiaki Nishioka (20-3-1, 12) vs Gerardo Martinez (21-2-1, 18)
In late 2000 Japan's popular "Speed King" Toshiaki Nishioka [西岡利晃] took on hard hitting visitor Gerardo Martinez in a very interesting looking match.
October 30th 2004-Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan
Toshiaki Nishioka (23-4-3, 14) vs Yoshikane Nakajima (15-5-5, 4)
In 2004 Japanese fans saw Toshiaki Nishioka [西岡利晃] face off with compatriot Yoshikane Nakajima [中島吉謙], the then Japanese Super Bantamweight champion. The bout was Nishioka's first following his second defeat to Veeraphol Sahaprom and marked his first bout as a fully fledged Super Bantamweight, having previously campaigned at Bantamweight.
December 19th 1999-City Gymnasium, Takasago, Hyogo, Japan
Toshiaki Nishioka (18-2-1, 11) vs Taiji Okamoto (13-1-2, 11)
In December 1999 the then Japanese Bantamweight champion Toshiaki Nishioka [西岡利晃] looked for his second defense of the gold as he took on domestic rival Taiji Okamoto [岡本泰治].
April 14th 1997-Prefectural Gymnasium, Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Toshiaki Nishioka (10-2, 4) vs Joel Junio (16-14-1, 8)
In 1997 a 20 year old Toshiaki Nishoka [西岡利晃] battled against the experienced Joel Junio.
April 30th 2010- Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, Japan
Toshiaki Nishioka (35-4-3, 22) vs Balweg Bangoyan (14-0, 5)
In April 2010 the then WBC Super Bantamweight Toshiaki Nishoka [西岡利晃] battled unbeaten Filipino challenger Balweg Bangoyan.
October 13th 2012-Home Depot Center, Carson, California, USA
Toshiaki Nishioka (39-4-3, 24) Vs Nonito Donaire (29-1, 18)
In 2012 we saw Japanese fighter Toshiaki Nishioka [西岡 利晃] fight for the final time, as a shadow of the "Speed King" fought "Filipino Flash" Nonito Donaire.
Here we include some of the best, most interesting, most exciting or most eye catching videos from around the Asian boxing world.