Pound4poundireland’s January 2013 (i.e. year-end) Super Flyweight top 10

1. Yota Sato (titlist)

2. Omar Narvaez (titlist)

3. Kohei Kono (titlist)

4. Tepparith Singwancha

5. Suriyan Sor Rungvisai

6. Juan Carlos Sanchez (titlist)

7. Rodrigo Guerrero

8. Raul Martinez

9. Daniel Rosas

10. Carlos Cuadras

 

– Cazares hasn’t fought at super flyweight in well over a year, and has won a regional title at super bantamweight, so drops out

– Kono scores a big upset ko over Singwancha, and enters at number 3

– Yota Sato swaps places with Narvaez, and is the new number 1, off of his win over Akaho. Sato has built up a good resume at 115

Pound4poundireland’s January 2013 (i.e. year-end) Jr. Flyweight top 10

1. Roman Gonzalez (titlist)

2. Adrian Hernandez (titlist)

3. Kompayak Porpramook

4. Donnie Nietes (titlist)

5. Johnriel Casimero (titlist)

6. Ulises Solis

7. Juan Francisco Estrada

8. Ramon Garcia Hirales

9. Pedro Guevara

10. Jonathan Taconing

 

-Kazuto Ioka has made his jr. flyweight debut with an easy knockout over a decent opponent, but it is not enough to put him into the top 10 as of yet

Pound4poundireland’s January 2013 (i.e. year-end) Strawweight top 10

1. Akira Yaegashi

2. Moises Fuentes (titlist)

3. Mario Rodriguez (titlist)

4. Nkosinathi Joyi

5. Raul Garcia

6. Juan Hernandez

7. Ryo Miyazaki (titlist)

8. Denver Cuello

9. Pornsawan Porpramook

10. Hekkie Budler

 

– Number 1 Kazuto Ioka has moved up in weight, and so drops out of these ratings, leaving Yaegashi as the new number 1

– Miyazaki enters at number 7, after beating Pornsawan Porpramook to win a vacant title

– Porpramook drops one spot, below Cuello

Pound4poundireland’s January 2013 (i.e. year-end) Super Featherweight top 10

1. Takashi Uchiyama (titlist)

2. Juan Carlos Salgado (titlist)

3. Gamaliel Diaz (titlist)

4. Roman Martinez (titlist)

5. Takahiro Ao

6. Juan Carlos Burgos

7. Miguel Beltran Jr.

8. Argenis Mendez

9. Devis Boschiero

10. Diego Magdaleno

 

-Jorge Solis, inactive for over a year and with no fight scheduled, drops out

– Magdaleno enters at number 10

– Uchiyama continues to impress with his knockout of Bryan Vasquez

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