January 25th 1994-Tokyo, Japan
Koji Matsumoto (15-3-1, 7) vs Nobutoshi Hiranaka (12-0, 8)
In early 1994 Japanese Featherweight champion Koji Matsumoto [松本好二] took on unbeaten challenger Nobutoshi Hiranaka [平仲信敏] in what turned out to be a brilliant, bloody, scrap in Tokyo.
June 25th 1991-Tokyo, Japan
Koji Matsumoto (8-1-1, 3) vs Seiji Asakawa (17-2-1, 13)
In the summer of 1991 Koji Matsumoto [松本好二] challenged Japanese Featherweight champion Seiji Asakawa [浅川誠二], in a bout between two men who would later go on to mix it at world level.
December 4th 1995-Tokyo, Japan
Koji Matsumoto (19-4-1, 9) vs Ricky Peter Dionio (16-4-2, 6)
In 1995 Japan's Koji Matsumoto, a future 2-time world title challenger, faced off with with Filipino Ricky Peter Dionio.
September 22nd 1988-Yoyogi #2 Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan
Koji Matsumoto (26-5-1, 15) vs Freddie Norwood (32-0-1, 20)
In the late 1990's Japan's Koji Matsumoto [松本好二] challenged WBA Featherweight champion Freddie Norwood in what was Matsumoto's third world title shot.
May 24th 1997-Suwon Gymnasium, Suwon, South Korea
Yong-Soo Choi (22-2, 13) vs Koji Matsumoto (24-4-1, 13)
In 1997 exciting Korean Yong Soo Choi [최용수], the then WBA Super Featherweight champion, took on Japan's Koji Matsumoto [松本好二], who has since become one of the most renowned trainers in Japan.
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