Melindo knocks out Yaegashi in the 1st round to win IBF title


Milan El Metodico Melindo successfully won his fight in Japan against the tough Akira Yaegashi. 


Melindo dropped Akira Yaegashi 3 times in the first round to win the regular belt in the IBF flyweight division.

Melindo now is including in the Filipino current champions together with Donnie Nietes, Jerwin Ancajas, Johnriel Casimero and Manny Pacquiao.

Melindo improved his record to 36W(13KOs)-2L while the Japanese boxer dropped his record to 25W(13KO)-6L.