Thursday, July 30, 2015

Vinvin Rufino vs. Ryo Takenaka for OPBF Featherweight Title

Filipino OPBF featherweight champion Vinvin Rufino will defend his title against the Japanese boxer Ryo Takenaka on August 10, 2015 at Korakuen Hall, Tokyo.

- Vinvin Rufino is a 33 year old boxer from Sapi-an, Capiz, Philippines. He has a record consisting of 37 wins including 16 wins by way of KO and has 16 defeats. Rufino ranked  no. 3 in the Philippines and ranked no. 32 in the featherweight division. Rufino won his title against the fellow Filipino boxer Mark Melligen last March 2015 via TD in round 8th.

- Ryo Takenaka is 3 years younger than Vinvin Rufino. He has a record of 12 wins with 6 wins by way of KO and has only 3 defeats. The Japanese fighter won his last fight against Junki Sasaki via 8th-round UD.