November 29, 2020

Hazuki to defend OPBF female minimum title

Hazuki to defend OPBF female minimum title

Hazuki to defend OPBF female minimum title

By Lito delos Reyes

Orient and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) female minimumweight champion Sana Hazuki of Fukuoka will defend her title against undefeated Mizuki Chimoto of Tokyo on Dec. 3 at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan.

It will be the first title defense of Hazuki, who won the title from Eruka Hiromoto of Hatsukaichi by split decision last Nov. 17 at the City Sogo Gym in Iwakuni.

Chimoto, on the other hand, won over Chie Higano of Kawaguchi by a technical decision in the 6th round last June 26, 2019 in Korakuen.

It is only the second fight of Chimoto.The first one was a TKO win over Kannika Bangnara of Thailand in the 3rd round in Korakuen last Nov. 20, 2018.

The boxing promotion is presented by Hitoshi Watanabe of Watanabe Promotions.