By Lito delos Reyes
LIGHTWEIGHT Masanori Rikiishi of Japan will face compatriot Soreiki Taichi on Nov. 1 at the Aioi Hall in Kariya, Aichi, Japan.
The 26-year old Rikiishi (8W-1L-0D, 4KO) recently beat Yuichiro Kasuya by a unanimous decision last Aug. 19, 2020.
Rikiishi earlier demolished Freddy Fonseca of Nicaragua last Sept. 15 in Aioi Hall.
Taichi, on the other hand, crushed Masaki Saito by a unanimous decision last Oct. 10 in Korakuen.
However, he was TKO’d by Kazuma Sanpei in the 5th round last Feb. 13, 2020 in Korakuen.
Meanwhile, southpaw Mammoth Kazunori (6W-2L-1D, 6KO) will fight Keisuke Iwasaki (4W-2L-1D, 1KO) in the under card.
It is promoted by Toshiro Matsuo of Midori Promotions.