January 18th 2020-Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Shinobu Charlie Hosokawa (12-4-1, 11) vs Kazuto Takesako (11-0-1, 11)
Earlier today unbeaten Japanese Middleweight champion Kazuto Takesako [竹迫司登] challenged his OPBF counterpart Shinobu Charlie Hosokawa [細川チャーリー忍] in a bout that promised huge shots from both men!
August 3rd 2019-Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Kazuto Takesako (10-0-1, 10) vs Shuji Kato (10-1-2, 6) II
This past weekend we saw the much anticipated rematch between Japanese Middleweight champion Kazuto Takesako [竹迫司登] and Shuji Kato 加藤収二], who fought to a thrilling draw earlierin the year.
March 2nd 2019-Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Kazuto Takesako (10-0, 10) vs Shuji Kato (10-1-1, 6)
This past weekend we had a Japanese Middleweight title bout, as unbeaten champion Kazuto Takesako [竹迫司登] took on mandatory challenger Shuji Kato [加藤収二] in a compelling and intriguing match up.
November 3rd 2018-Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Kazuto Takesako (9-0, 9) vs Sanosuke Sasaki (12-6, 6)
Earlier today we got a thrilling Japanese Middleweight title fight, as heavy handed champion Kazuto Takesako [竹迫司登] battled against former champion Sanosuke Sasaki [佐々木左之介] in what turned out to be a truly brilliant war, well worthy of a watch, and a rewatch.
June 2nd 2018-Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Kazuto Takesako (8-0, 8) vs Chaiwat Mueanphong (4-1, 2)
This past Saturday Japanese Middleweight champion Kazuto Takesako [竹迫司登] faced off with Thai tough guy Chaiwat Mueanphong at the Korakuen Hall.
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November 4th 2017-Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Kazuto Takesako (6-0, 6) vs Shoma Fukumoto (11-1, 9)
Earlier today Japanese fight fans at the Korakuen Hall Kazuto Takesako [竹迫司登] take on Shoma Fukumoto [福本祥馬] in a bout decide the next mandatory challenger for the Japanese title. Given the records of the two men it was clear there was going to be fireworks here, and those fireworks were certainly delivered.
November 11th 2016-Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Kazuto Takesako (4-0, 4) vs Kyung-Joon Ahn (6-3-1, 5)
Every so often we get really fun fights that are fought in front of a tiny audience but have two fighters willing to let their hands go. That was the case this past Friday when Japanese prospect Kazuto Takesako [竹迫 司登] took on hard hitting Korean Kyung Joon Ahn in a really tough bout that saw both needing to take heavy leather.
Here we include some of the best, most interesting, most exciting or most eye catching videos from around the Asian boxing world.