Home Phones Naoya Inoue vs. Luis Nery : Grudges to be settled in potential super bantamweight thriller trendoogle

Naoya Inoue vs. Luis Nery : Grudges to be settled in potential super bantamweight thriller trendoogle

0
Naoya Inoue vs. Luis Nery : Grudges to be settled in potential super bantamweight thriller trendoogle
Naoya Inoue
Naoya Inoue vs Luis Nery : Whereas Naoya Inoue, A.Ok.A. “The Monster”, didn’t swallow Marlon Tapales complete on Tuesday, the Japanese star did minimize him up into bit-sized chunks en path to a Tenth-round stoppage on the Ariake Enviornment in Tokyo. Tapales was decked twice within the bout and worn to a frazzle.

Naoya Inoue vs. Luis Nery

Now armed with the undisputed tremendous bantamweight championship, the nice Inoue made it clear that he would stay at 122 kilos for the foreseeable future. Who’s subsequent on the menu? It seems to be like former two-weight world champion Luis Nery may get the decision.

Naoya Inoue vs. Luis Nery
Naoya Inoue vs. Luis Nery

Nery (34-1, 26 KOs) is a terrific southpaw boxer-puncher from Mexico. Generally known as “The Panther”, the 29-year-old has scored signature wins over Shinsuke Yamanaka (twice), McJoe Arroyo, Juan Carlos Payano and Azat Hovhannisyan in a 2023 Combat of the 12 months contender.

His solely loss got here in opposition to world-rated Brandon Figueroa in Could 2021. Since that point, Nery has gained 4 fights in a row and he’s at the moment rated No.1 by the WBC.

MORE: Naoya Inoue stops Tapales, becomes two-weight undisputed king

And there’s a backstory. Nearly as good as Nery is, a darkish cloud hangs over the ex-champion. The 2 wins over Yamanaka had been controversial for very totally different causes.

Following the primary encounter, which Nery gained by shuddering fourth-round stoppage in August 2017, it emerged that the Mexican fighter had examined optimistic for the banned substance zilpaterol. This substance can be utilized to spice up fats loss and enhance muscle mass.

Naoya Inoue
Naoya Inoue

When these particulars emerged, Nery was stripped of his newly acquired Ring Journal championship instantly. Nevertheless, the WBC launched an unbiased investigation and sided with the Tijuana-born fighter, who insisted that he’d eaten contaminated beef. Consequently, Nery held onto the WBC title, and a Yamanaka rematch was scheduled for March 2018.

 

Simply whenever you thought issues couldn’t get any worse, Nery got here in three kilos over the bantamweight restrict for battle two. The WBC stripped the Mexican star and the title was on the road for Yamanaka solely.

Whereas the beloved Japanese fighter might have pulled out of the bout, he didn’t need to let his followers or his nation down. Sadly, his braveness went unrewarded and he succumbed to a vicious second-round stoppage defeat.

Back To Website

Follow Us on :

Instagram 

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here