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41 years ago

Sung Jun Kim vs Shigeo Nakajima

Sung Jun Kim vs Shigeo Nakajima

Date: 3rd January 1980

Venue: Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan

Title: WBC World Light-flyweight Title

Sung Jun Kim
( 25 - 6 - 5 )
Weight: 107 3/4 lbs

Shigeo Nakajima
( 12 - 2 - 1 )
Weight: 107 3/4 lbs


Nakajima becomes WBC World Light-flyweight champion by way of a unanimous decision win over South Korea's Sung Jun Kim at The Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan.

Scores: 139-146 | Renier Manoch 141-145 | Takeo Ugo 143-148.

Nakajima would go on to lose the title in his first defence against Panamanian Hilario Zapata.