Luis Nery, Shinsuke Yamanaka and Ryosuke Iwasa

Teiken Promotions Results: Nery Runs Through Yamanaka, Misses Weight

On Thursday, March 1, Teiken Promotions held Nery vs. Yamanaka 2 in Tokyo, Japan.

In the night’s main event, talented Mexican prospect Luis Nery remained undefeated with a second-round TKO stoppage of former WBC world bantamweight champion Shinsuke Yamanaka. However, Nery missed weight badly at the weigh-ins and was ineligible to win the vacant WBC title.

Also, IBF world super bantamweight titleholder Ryosuke Iwasa defended his belt for the first time against the Philippine’s Ernesto Saulong.


The event aired live at 6 a.m. ET

Luis Nery def. Shinsuke Yamamaka by TKO. Round 2
Ryosuke Iwasa def. Ernesto Saulong by unanimous decision (119-109, 120-108, 118-110)
Takahiro Ao def. Gamaliel Diaz by unanimous decision (79-74, 77-74, 77-76)
Isao Aoyama def. Satoshi Tanaka by majority decision (59-55, 58-57, 58-58)
Shin Hirano def. Yusaku Oshima by unanimous decision (39-38, 39-37, 39-38)