Riku Kano
Kano
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VS
Jul 20 2024
Saturday

Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan

12 round contest @ Flyweight
Anthony Olascuaga
Olascuaga
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22-4-2

Estimated Ringwalk:

2024-07-20T10:00:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

US - TBC / UK - Sat 10:00am

6-1-0

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Belts on The Line

Vacant WBO World Flyweight Championship

The tape

26
Age
25
5' 4" / 162 cm
Height
5' 4" / 163 cm
65.7" / 167 cm
Reach
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Southpaw (L)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

Form
TKO 7TKO 9
22
Wins
6
11
By KO
4
50
KO%
67
4
Losses
1
2
Stopped
1
2
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2020
183
Pro rounds
39

Current rankings @ Flyweight

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The Ring
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WBA
6
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WBC
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2
WBO
3
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IBF
12

Riku Kano vs Anthony Olascuaga preview


When is Kano vs Olascuaga?

Riku Kano is set to take on Anthony Olascuaga on Saturday, July 20th, 2024, at Kokugikan, Tokyo.

The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit will be 112 pounds (8 stone or 50.8 kg).

This contest is for the vacant WBO flyweight championship of the world.

This fight will appear on the undercard of Junto Nakatani's and Vincent Astrolabio's clash for the WBC World Bantamweight championship. Also on the undercard will be Kosei Tanaka's and Jonathan Javier Rodriguez's bout for the WBO World Junior Bantamweight belt.

Kano vs Olascuaga stats

Riku Kano steps into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 4 losses, and 2 draws, 11 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Anthony Olascuaga will make his way to the ring with a record of 6 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knockout.

The stats suggest Olascuaga has an advantage in power over Kano, with a 67% knockout percentage compared to Kano's 50%.

Riku Kano is the older man by 1 year, at 26 years old.

Riku Kano fights out of the southpaw stance, while Anthony Olascuaga is an orthodox fighter.

Kano is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 21 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 6 years and 8 months earlier than Olascuaga, whose first professional fight was in 2020. He has fought 144 more professional rounds, totaling 183 compared to Olascuaga's 39.

Riku Kano goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBO at flyweight.

Anthony Olascuaga is currently ranked number 6 by the WBA, 3 by the WBO, and 12 by the IBF in the 112lb division.

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Olascuaga's last 2 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 3 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.

What time does Kano vs Olascuaga start?

The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 AM UTC at Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan, which is 6:00 AM EST or 3:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 11:00 AM BST in the UK.

Who is showing Kano vs Olascuaga?

Kano vs Olascuaga will be broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK, while the fight will be broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.

How do you stream Kano vs Olascuaga?

You can stream Kano vs Olascuaga via NowTV. They allow you to stream Sky Sports boxing cards via their app, based on a 24 hour, weekly or monthly passes. You’ll also get access to 11 Sky Sports Channels during your pass period. They also do a monthly smartphone only pass for £5.99, which is great if you need to catch Kano vs Olascuaga on the move.

24 hours of NowTV is £11.98, while 1 month costs £34.99.

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24 hours of Sky Go is £11.98, while 1 month costs £34.99.

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1 month of ESPN+ is $10.99, 1 month (disney+/hulu) of ESPN+ is $14.99, 1 month (disney+/hulu no ads) of ESPN+ is $24.99 and 1 year costs $109.99.

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