Date: 3rd January 2004
Venue: Central Gym, Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Title: WBA World Super-flyweight Title
Promoted by: Kanazawa Promotions
( 24 - 0 - 0 )
Weight: 114 3/4 lbs
( 9 - 1 - 0 )
Weight: 115 lbs
In the third defence of the WBA World Super-flyweight Title, he won in Japan from Celes Kobayashi in March 2002, Venezuelan Munoz stopped Kojima in the 10th round.
Referee Roberto Ramirez Snr ended the contest at 3:03 of the 10th round.
Kojima had been down five times.
Munoz had knocked out Kojima in 2 rounds in his first defence 18 months earlier.