Weight Class: Junior Lightweight

Masayuki Ito

23 Wins

2 Losses

1 Draws

12 KOs

Age: 29 Date of Birth: January 19, 1991
Height: 5'8" Birth Place: Tokyo, Japan
Stance: orthodox

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Masayuki Ito Q&A

Why did you start boxing?

Thought it will be cool to have a professional boxer's license.

What is your first memory in the sport?

I remember the first sparring session was just like a street fight.

Which fighters do you pattern yourself after?

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez

Who are your favorite current or recent pro fighters?

Canelo, Jose Ramirez, Vasiliy Lomachenko

Do you have a hidden talent?

Straight right punch.

What’s something most people don’t know about you?

Scared of ghosts.

Who are your favorite pro sports teams and non-boxing athletes?

NBA Lakers

What languages are you fluent in?


What’s your favorite movie?


Do you have a favorite quote?

Where there is a will, there is a way.

What artists are most heavily featured on your playlist in camp?

Bruno Mars

Do you have any superstitions or pre-fight rituals?

Close my eyes, and think back on the things I need to do.

Where do you want to be 5 years from now?

2 division champion

If I wasn’t a professional boxer, I would be…

Working at a Ramen restaurant

What or who is the biggest motivation in your life?

Wife and kids

Walkout song?

Original walkout music