Yutaka Niida boxer

Yutaka Niida boxer
bouts
28
won
23
lost
2
draw
3
Status
inactive
Division
minimumweight
Debut
1996-11-15
Height
5′ 1½″/156cm
Reach
62½″/159cm
Age
-
Born
1978-10-02
Death
-
Nationality
Japan

Yutaka Niida (新井田豊, Niida Yutaka, born October 2, 1978 in Yokohama, Kanagawa) is a retired professional boxer in the minimumweight (105 lb) division and former WBA world minimumweight champion.Niida belonged to the Yokohama Hikari Boxing Gym, his trainer was Mitsunori Seki and Hidefumi Oikawa. He first won the WBA minimumweight title at the Pacifico Yokohama on August 25, 2001, when he defeated Chana Porpaoin by unanimous decision. On October 22 only two months later, Niida vacated the title, with the intention of retiring due to back problems and lost interest in boxing.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
2008-09-15 Roman Gonzalez WWWWWW Pacifico, Yokohama LOST
Technical knockout
2008-03-01 Jose Luis Varela WLWLW Korakuen Hall WIN
KO
2007-09-01 Eriberto Gejon WWWLWW Korakuen Hall WIN
Unanimous decision
2007-04-07 Katsunari Takayama WWLWWW Korakuen Hall WIN
Split-decision
2006-03-04 Ronald Barrera WWDWLW Korakuen Hall WIN
Unanimous decision
2005-09-25 Eriberto Gejon WWWWWW Arena, Yokohama WIN
2005-04-16 Jae-Won Kim WWWDWW Nippon Budokan WIN
Unanimous decision
2004-10-30 Juan Jose Landaeta WWWWWD Kokugikan WIN
Split-decision
2004-07-03 Noel Arambulet WWWWWW Korakuen Hall WIN
Unanimous decision
2003-12-08 Ut Taprakhon LLWLLL Korakuen Hall WIN
Technical knockout
2003-07-12 Noel Arambulet WWWWWW Pacifico, Yokohama LOST
Split-decision
2001-08-25 Chana Porpaoin WWWDWW Pacifico, Yokohama WIN
Unanimous decision
2001-05-14 Daisuke Iida WWLWWW Korakuen Hall DRAW
Points
2001-01-08 Makoto Suzuki LWWWWW Korakuen Hall WIN
Technical knockout
2000-10-11 Sonny Boy Panding LLWLWL Arena, Yokohama WIN
KO
2000-05-30 Itsuo Oka WWLLWL Korakuen Hall WIN
Technical knockout
2000-03-23 Atsuomi Maeda LWLL Korakuen Hall WIN
Unanimous decision
1999-10-18 Rudolfo Fernandez LWLLWL Korakuen Hall WIN
KO
1999-06-27 Masanori Suga DLLWWL Ariake Colosseum WIN
Majority decision
1999-02-15 Rogelio Lapian WLLLWL Korakuen Hall WIN
Unanimous decision
1998-12-03 Hidetaka Kitano Korakuen Hall WIN
KO
1998-09-18 Kenichiro Hamaguchi WWWLWL Korakuen Hall DRAW
Points
1998-03-29 Tsutomu Oshigane LWLLWW Kokugikan DRAW
Points
1997-10-03 Yuki Hashiguchi WLWLWL Korakuen Hall WIN
Unanimous decision
1997-07-26 Kazuhisa Takahashi Arena, Yokohama WIN
Unanimous decision
1997-02-17 Tatsuro Oya L Korakuen Hall WIN
KO
1996-12-20 Akio Yamamoto LLD Nanba Grand Kagetsu, Osaka WIN
Unanimous decision
1996-11-15 Satoshi Shinkai Korakuen Hall WIN
KO