WAKE, GUZMAN TO COLLIDE FOR VACANT IBF 122LB BELT IN OSAKA


June 8, 2016

TOKYO, JAPAN

IBF top ranked 122-pound contender, Japanfs stylish southpaw Shingo Wake (20-4-2, 12 KOs) will face unbeaten KO artist, IBF#2 Jonahan Guzman (21-0, 21 KOs), from Dominican Republic, in quest of the vacant IBF junior featherweight belt vacated by Carl Frampton in Osaka, Japan, on July 20. It was announced by Kyoei Promotions on Monday. Wake, whose trademark is well-decorated regent hair, said, gBefore my hair gets disheveled I wish to finish Guzman.h Guzmanfs nickname is Solomon King. Where will the crown go, either on Solomon Kingfs head or over Wakefs regent hair?

On the same show, WBA flyweight champ Hiroki Ioka (19-1, 11 KOs), an excellent boxer-puncher, will defend his belt against Nicaraguan Kyvin Lara (18-1-1, 6 KOs) in the main event under the co-promotion of Ioka Promotions at Edion Arena Osaka.

(6-8-2016)


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