All fights list 2022, champion titles, age, height, reach and weight, KO ratio of the boxer Masataka Taniguchi.

Masataka Taniguchi

Information updated: 2022-01-18

Wins
15
(10 KOs)

Losses
3
(0 KOs)

Draws
0
 

Given name: 谷口将隆

Titles held: WBO (minimumweight)

Born: January 19, 1994 (28 years)

BoxRec ID: 747308

Nationality: JapanJapan

Division: minimumweight

Weight: 105 lb (47,63 kg)

Height: 5′ 4″ (163 cm)

Reach: 64½″ (164 cm)

Stance: southpaw

KOs: 66%

Birth place: Kobe, Hyogo, Japan

Residence: Tokyo, Japan

Wins by KO: 66%
Wins by dec: 33%
Losses by KO: 0%
Losses by dec: 100%

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The last fight of Masataka Taniguchi took place on December 14, 2021 against Wilfredo MendezWilfredo Mendez.
Taniguchi won by technical knockout (TKO).

Masataka Taniguchi vs. Wilfredo Mendez 

Masataka Taniguchi's last fight
  • Total fights: 18
  • Wins: 15
  • Wins by KO: 10
  • Wins by dec: 5
  • Losses: 3
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Losses by dec: 3
  • Draws: 0

Professional career

How many fights did Masataka Taniguchi have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-12-14 Wilfredo Mendez
(16 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBO World Minimumweight Title
2021-06-07 Tatsuro Nakashima
(11 - 1 - 1)
Win
TKO
Japanese Minimumweight Title
2020-12-03 Hizuki Saso
(12 - 6 - 2)
Win
TKO
vacant Japanese Minimumweight Title
2019-09-21 Kai Ishizawa
(6 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
2019-02-26 Victorio Saludar
(18 - 3 - 0)
Loss
UD
WBO World Minimumweight Title
2018-11-13 Joel Lino
(10 - 0 - 1)
Win
UD
vacant WBO Asia Pacific Minimumweight Title
2018-02-08 Reymark Taday
(8 - 3 - 1)
Win
TD
2017-12-31 Patiphan Prajuabsook
(0 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
2017-11-11 Tsubasa Koura
(11 - 0 - 0)
Loss
MD
OPBF Minimumweight Title
2017-07-30 Narathip Sungsut
(1 - 4 - 0)
Win
TKO
2017-06-27 Benjie Bartolome
(2 - 9 - 2)
Win
RTD
2017-04-09 Reiya Konishi
(12 - 0 - 0)
Loss
MD
vacant Japanese Minimumweight Title
2016-12-31 Vincent Bautista
(5 - 5 - 3)
Win
UD
2016-10-13 Dexter Alimento
(11 - 0 - 0)
Win
SD
2016-08-07 Chaowalit Choedram
(0 - 3 - 0)
Win
TKO
2016-06-19 Joey Bactul
(2 - 8 - 0)
Win
KO
2016-05-16 Nonthawat Phengkrajang
(debut)
Win
TKO
2016-04-03 Thawi Chaisat
(0 - 9 - 0)
Win
KO

Who all beat Masataka Taniguchi?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2019-02-26 Victorio Saludar
(18 - 3 - 0)
Loss
UD
WBO World Minimumweight Title
2017-11-11 Tsubasa Koura
(11 - 0 - 0)
Loss
MD
OPBF Minimumweight Title
2017-04-09 Reiya Konishi
(12 - 0 - 0)
Loss
MD
vacant Japanese Minimumweight Title
Boxer Masataka Taniguchi

Boxer Masataka Taniguchi

Masataka Taniguchi is a Japanese boxer, who competes in the minimumweight division.
As a professional athlete, Taniguchi has been performing for 5 years.

Masataka was born in Kobe, Hyogo, Japan, on January 19, 1994.
He currently resides in Tokyo, Japan.

Pro debut

A 22-year-old Taniguchi made his professional debut on April 3, 2016 against Thawi Chaisat.
Masataka won by knockout (KO).

First world title

On December 14, 2021 Masataka Taniguchi became the WBO minimumweight champion.
The Japanese defeated world champion Wilfredo Mendez.

WBO World champion Masataka Taniguchi

WBO World champion Masataka Taniguchi

Current world minimumweight champions

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WBA

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weight limit:
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