Junto Nakatani is a Japanese professional boxer. He was born in Inabe, Mie Prefecture, Japan on January 2, 1998. Nakatani made his professional boxing debut at the age of 17 against Junichi Itoga on April 26, 2015. He is a flyweight world champion. Nakatani is 24 years old, he will turn 25 in 2 months and 26 days.
6 years and 11 months into his professional boxing career, Junto Nakatani has fought 23 times with 23 wins and no losses. As of October 2022, Nakatani's boxing record stands at 23-0 (18 KOs). In total, he has fought 96 rounds of professional boxing in 23 bouts.
|Total Title Wins||1|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||3|
|Losses via KO||0|
|24||Nov 1, 2022||24||Francisco Rodríguez Jr.||NA||NA|
|23||Apr 9, 2022||24||Ryota Yamauchi||Win||TKO8|
|22||Sep 10, 2021||23||Ángel Acosta||Win||TKO4|
|21||Nov 6, 2020||22||Giemel Magramo||Win||TKO8|
|20||Oct 5, 2019||21||Milan Melindo||Win||TKO6|
|19||Jun 1, 2019||21||Philip Luis Cuerdo||Win||KO1|
|18||Feb 2, 2019||21||Naoki Mochizuki||Win||TKO9|
|17||Oct 6, 2018||20||Shun Kosaka||Win||UD|
|16||Jul 7, 2018||20||Dexter Alimento||Win||KO3|
|15||Apr 15, 2018||20||Mario Andrade||Win||TD|
|14||Jan 20, 2018||20||Jeronil Borres||Win||KO1|
|13||Aug 23, 2017||19||Seigo Yuri Akui||Win||TKO6|
|12||May 16, 2017||19||Yuma Kudo||Win||MD|
|11||Apr 16, 2017||19||Joel Taduran||Win||TKO4|
|10||Feb 19, 2017||19||Atiwit Munyapho||Win||TKO2|
|9||Dec 23, 2016||18||Masamichi Yabuki||Win||UD|
|8||Nov 13, 2016||18||Daisuke Yamada||Win||TKO1|
|7||Oct 4, 2016||18||Satoshi Tanaka||Win||RTD2|
|6||Jul 27, 2016||18||Shu Muramatsu||Win||TKO2|
|5||Apr 28, 2016||18||Anirut Chomyong||Win||TKO1|
|4||Jan 28, 2016||18||Tetsuya Tomioka||Win||TKO3|
|3||Nov 22, 2015||17||Magnum Nishida||Win||UD|
|2||Jul 17, 2015||17||Akira Kokubo||Win||TKO4|
|1||Apr 26, 2015||17||Junichi Itoga||Win||TKO1|
Junto Nakatani started boxing professionally at 17 years of age; he debuted against Junichi Itoga on April 26, 2015, and defeated Itoga via 1st round TKO.
He had his first world title fight at the age of 22 on November 6, 2020 after 20 professional fights against Giemel Magramo for the flyweight WBO (vacant) title. Nakatani defeated Magramo via 8th round TKO to become the new flyweight champion of the world.
Nakatani's notable victories include wins over Ángel Acosta, Ryota Yamauchi, Milan Melindo, Giemel Magramo, Seigo Yuri Akui, Philip Luis Cuerdo, and Naoki Mochizuki. For a complete list of Nakatani's best performances refer to Junto Nakatani's best fights.
His most recent fight was a flyweight title defense bout against fellow Japanese boxer Ryota Yamauchi on April 9, 2022. Nakatani won the fight via 8th round TKO and defended his WBO title. It's been 5 months and 28 days since this fight.
Junto Nakatani's next fight is scheduled against Mexican boxer Francisco Rodríguez Jr. for November 1, 2022 at the Edion Arena, Osaka, Japan. For all the details about this fight visit Junto Nakatani vs. Francisco Rodriguez Jr..
Junto Nakatani fought for a world title in one fight and won. He has won one belt at flyweight (WBO).
|Nov 6, 2020||Giemel Magramo||FL||WBO (vacant)|
Nakatani has knocked out 18 of his 23 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 78.3%. Of his total 23 wins, 18 of them have been via KO (78.3%).
Junto Nakatani is currently undefeated. He hasn't lost a single fight till now and is on a 23-fight win streak.