1984-04-16 Satoshi Shingaki w rsc 8 (15) Elmer Magallano, Kashiwara Gym, Nara, Japan - IBF

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1984-04-16 Satoshi Shingaki w rsc 8 (15) Elmer Magallano, Kashiwara Gym, Nara, Japan - IBF. Shingaki (117½) became the IBF’s first champion at the weight when he defeated Magallano (117½), who was badly outclassed. After the fight, which was not recognised by the Japanese Boxing Commission, fell a long way short of championship class the IBF came in for a lot of criticism. Regardless of that, the southpaw Shingaki was always in front, dropping Magallano once in the sixth round and twice in the eighth before the referee called time with 32 seconds of the round remaining.