Japanese southpaw, Shinsuke Yamanaka , 21-0-2-(16), retained his WBC bantamweight crown in Osaka, Japan on Wednesday night by destroying the normally durable Stephane Jamoye, 25-5-(15), On Wednesday.
The Belgium based boxer hit the deck four times, once in the second round, twice in the eighth and again after 0:11 of the ninth round.
In the co feature Kiko Martinez from Spain improved to 31-4-(23), blasted out former WBC champ Hozumi Hasegawa, 33-5-(15), after 1.20 of the seventh round. Hasagawa was down three times, once in the second round and twice in the seventh before the fight was eventually stopped.
light welterweight Takahiro Ao w pts 10 Marco Lopez
super bantamweight Sho Nakazawa w tko 1 Petchnakulua Sornattasak
featherweight Takaichi Tsujimoto w tko 1 Kimiharu Oura
lightweight Ryo Kakutani w pts 4 Sho Hasegawa
April 23, 2014