WBC Junior Featherweight Titleholder 37 4 3 (23)
Last Year s Ranking: Unranked
Status Report: Nishioka breaks the Top 100 on the strength of victories over Jhonny Gonzalez (KO 3), Choko Hernandez (KO 3), Balweg Bangoyan (KO 5) and Rendall Munroe (W 12). This guy s the real deal. Two of his four losses were to Veeraphol Sahaprom, with whom he also drew twice, and he s riding a 14 fight winning streak.
Future: A title defense against Akifumi Shimoda before the end of 2011.