VS
Late 2024
Potentially

in Japan

Potential contest @ Bantamweight
27-0-0
9-0-0

Belts on The Line

WBC World Bantamweight
WBO World Bantamweight

The tape

26
Age
27
5' 7" / 170 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
66.9" / 170 cm
Reach
68.1" / 173 cm
Southpaw (L)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

TKO 6UD 12KO 12UD 10TKO 8
Form
UD 12KO 2KO 3TKO 11TKO 5
27
Wins
9
20
By KO
8
74
KO%
89
0
Losses
0
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2021
136
Pro rounds
38

Current rankings @ Bantamweight

1
The Ring
4
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Junto Nakatani vs Yoshiki Takei preview


When is Nakatani vs Takei?

Junto Nakatani could face Yoshiki Takei in late 2024 Japan.

The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 kg).

Nakatani vs Takei stats

Junto Nakatani would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 27 wins, zero losses, and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Yoshiki Takei would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 9 wins and 0 draws, with 8 of those by knockout.

The stats suggest Takei would have an advantage in power over Nakatani, with a 89% knockout percentage compared to Nakatani's 74%.

Junto Nakatani is the younger man by 1 year, at 26 years old.

Takei has a 1-inch reach advantage.

Both Junto Nakatani and Yoshiki Takei fight out of a southpaw stance.

Nakatani is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 18 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 years and 10 months earlier than Takei, whose first professional fight was in 2021. He has fought 98 more professional rounds, totaling 136 compared to Takei's 38.

Junto Nakatani goes into the fight ranked number 1 by The Ring at bantamweight.

Yoshiki Takei is currently ranked number 4 by The Ring in the 118lb division.

Nakatani vs Takei form

Nakatani remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he beat Alejandro Santiago on February 24, 2024, by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Bantamweight championship fight at Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan.

Prior to that, he had beaten Argi Cortes on September 18, 2023, by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Ariake Arena, Koto-Ku.

Going into that contest, he had won against Andrew Moloney on May 20, 2023, by knockout in the 12th round in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.

Before that, he had beaten Francisco Rodriguez Jr on November 1, 2022, by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.

He had defeated Ryota Yamauchi on April 9, 2022, by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBO World Flyweight championship fight at Super Arena, Saitama.

Takei remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Jason Moloney on May 6, 2024, by unanimous decision in their WBO World Bantamweight championship fight at Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan.

Prior to that, he had won against Mario Diaz on December 26, 2023, by knockout in the 2nd round at Ariake Arena, Koto-Ku.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Ronnie Baldonado on July 25, 2023, by knockout in the 3rd round at Arena, Yokohama.

Before that, he had beaten Bruno Tarimo on December 13, 2022, by technical knockout in the 11th round at Ariake Arena, Tokyo.

He had won against Pete Apolinar on August 26, 2022, by technical knockout in the 5th round at Korakuen Hall, Tokyo.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Yoshiki Takei has been fighting more than Junto Nakatani.

Junto Nakatani last fought 8 months and 23 days ago, while Yoshiki Takei's last outing was 6 months and 10 days ago.

Nakatani's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 7 days, which means he has been fighting approximately every 6 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.6 rounds on average.

Takei's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Nakatani vs Takei?

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