Reveco and Ioka make weight for WBA flyweight title bout

Hilmar Rojas 21/04/2015

The World Boxing Association 112 lbs world champion, Argentine Juan Carlos Reveco and his challenger Kazuto Ioka completed the weighing ceremony held in Osaka, Japan.

Both boxers Weighed the 50 kilos, 800 grams required for the 112 lbs division and now they are waiting for their imminnent battle. The fight will take place on Wednesday at the Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium.

This will be Reveco’s (35-1, 19 KO) ninth defense of the belt have won the championship in 2011. It will also be his second presentation in Japan.

On the other hand, Ioka (16-1, 10KO) was world champion twice before at minimumweight and light flyweight.

The referee of the world fight will be the Thai Pinit Prayadsab and the Judges are Raul Caiz Sr (US), Silvestre Abainza (PHIL), Carlos Sucre (US) With Yang Sup Shim (KOR) as a supervisor.