Report, Photos by Joe Koizumi
WBO flyweight champion Kosei Tanaka and his mandatory challenger Jonathan “Bomba” Gonzalez both made weight at the 112-pound class limit on Friday in Nagoya, Japan.
The WBO president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel was in attendance, expecting a great fight between the excellent speedsters with good skills. The main event will start at 4 PM tomorrow (Saturday) at the Takeda Teva Ocean Arena in Nagoya city.
The officials are as follows:
referee Celestino Ruiz (US), judges William Lerch (US), Mike Fitzgerald (US) and Edward Ligas (Philippines); supervisor Tsuyoshi Yasukochi (Japan).