Eijiro Murata

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Name: Eijiro Murata
Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
Birthplace: Otsu, Shiga, Japan
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 166cm
Pro Boxer: Record

Eijiro Murata was a four-time challenger for world titles. In 1980, he drew with Lupe Pintor for the WBC Bantamweight Title. He also drew with Jeff Chandler in 1981 for WBA World Bantamweight Title. Murata and Chandler met twice more for the same title with Chandler winning both by late knockout.

Title Held

  • OPBF Bantamweight Title (1978-83)