Shinji Takehara

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Name: Shinji Takehara
Born: 1972-01-25
Birthplace: Hiroshima, Hiroshima, Japan
Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
Stance: Orthodox
Boxing Record: click


Japan's only boxer to capture a World Middleweight Title, which is also the highest classification, in which a Japanese boxer has captured a world title. He now owns a boxing gym in Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan but does not personally train the fighters.


Preceded by:
Jorge Fernando Castro
WBA Middleweight Champion
1995 Dec 19 – 1996 Jun 24
Succeeded by:
William Joppy