Early 2024
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Super Flyweight
30-2-1
25-3-0

Belts on The Line

WBA World Super Flyweight

The tape

34
Age
32
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 5" / 165 cm
66.1" / 168 cm
Reach
65" / 165 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12MD 12UD 12UD 12UD 12
Form
KO 12UD 10TKO 2KO 8UD 10
30
Wins
25
15
By KO
16
50
KO%
64
2
Losses
3
0
Stopped
1
1
Draws
0
2009
Debut
2014
312
Pro rounds
186

Current rankings @ Super Flyweight

1
The Ring
10
-
WBA
15
-
WBC
9
-
WBO
10
-
IBF
-

Kazuto Ioka vs Andrew Moloney preview


When is Ioka vs Moloney?

Kazuto Ioka could fight Andrew Moloney in Early 2024 in the United States.

The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Super Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).

Ioka vs Moloney stats

Kazuto Ioka would step into the ring with a record of 30 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Andrew Moloney would make his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Moloney would have advantage in power over Ioka, with a 64% knock out percentage over Ioka's 50%.

Kazuto Ioka is the older man by 2 years, at 34 years old.

Ioka has 1-inch reach advantage.

Both Kazuto Ioka & Andrew Moloney fight out of an orthodox stance.

Ioka is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 5 years and 6 months earlier than Moloney, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 126 more professional rounds, 312 to Moloney's 186.

Kazuto Ioka goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING at super flyweight.

Andrew Moloney is currently ranked number 15 by the WBA, 9 by the WBC, 10 by the WBO and 10 by the RING in the 115lb division.

Ioka vs Moloney form

Kazuto Ioka has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Joshua Franco on 24th June 2023 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Flyweight championship fight at Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan.

Previous to that, he had drawn with Joshua Franco on 31st December 2022 by majority draw in their 12 round contest in their WBA World Super Flyweight and WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo.

Going into that contest, he had won against Donnie Nietes on 13th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo.

Before that, he had beat Ryoji Fukunaga on 31st December 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo.

He had defeated Francisco Rodriguez Jr on 1st September 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo.

Moloney has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he lost to Junto Nakatani on 20th May 2023 by knockout in the 12th round in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Norbelto Jimenez on 16th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Alexander Espinoza on 5th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Marvel Stadium, Victoria.

Before that, he had beat Gilberto Mendoza on 9th April 2022 by knockout in the 8th round at The Hangar, California, United States.

He had won against Froilan Saludar on 21st December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Star Event Centre, New South Wales, Australia.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Andrew Moloney has been fighting more than Kazuto Ioka.

Kazuto Ioka last fought 7 months and 4 days ago, while Andrew Moloney's last outing was 8 months and 8 days ago.

Ioka's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 60 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 12 rounds on average.

Moloney's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.4 rounds on average.

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