Date: 3rd January 2009
Venue: Pacifico, Yokohama, Japan
Title: WBA World Lightweight Title
Promoted by: Teiken Promotions
( 23 - 0 - 0 )
Weight: 133 1/2 lbs
( 23 - 2 - 1 )
Weight: 134 1/2 lbs
Kobori lost the WBA World Lightweight Title he had won from Nicaraguan Jose Alfaro in May 2008 by unanimous decision to Paulus.
Scores: Derek Milham 109-119 | Pinit Prayadsab 113-115 | Roberto Ramirez Sr 113-115.
The fight took place at Pacifico, Yokohama, Japan.