Born November 10th 1979 Takashi Uchiyama (aged 41) has built up a good career record of 22-2-1. With plenty of experience and now 25 fights as a pro, Uchiyama hopes to move on to better things in future as he moves into the later stages of his career. He started his best winning streak on July 2005 however, this came to an end on December 2011. In this period he won a total of 18 fights.
In July 2005 Uchiyama faced Chandet Sithramkamhaeng in his debut bout over 6 rounds, but only 1 were needed as Uchiyama became the quickest person ever to stop Sithramkamhaeng via a 1 round KO victory. Uchiyama rise in boxing continued with 13 wins against fighters such as Thong Por chokchai, Moses Seran and Nedal Hussein.
Uchiyama then went on to fight and beat Juan carlos Salgado on January 11th, 2010 maintaining his unbeaten record. Uchiyama was the first person to stop Juan carlos Salgado and he did it in the 12th round via TKO. Taking his record to 16 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, Uchiyama then went on to win a further 2 fights.
Next was Takashi Miura on January 31st, 2011 where Uchiyama took the win continuing his unbeaten streak. Miura was stopped in the 8th round via RTD crowning Uchiyama as the first person to stop this opponent. Uchiyama continued his success in the next 2 fights taking his record to 18-0-1
Uchiyama went into his next career fight with a record of 18-0-1 and took this to 19 wins with a win against Bryan Vasquez on December 31st, 2012. Vasquez was a worthy challenger but Uchiyama was too much and became the first person to stop Vasquez via TKO during round 8.
Uchiyama went into his next career fight with a record of 19-0-1 and took this to 20 wins with a win against Jaider Parra on May 6th, 2013. Parra was stopped in the 5th round via KO crowning Uchiyama as the first person to stop this opponent. 2 wins followed taking Uchiyama's winning streak to 22 wins.
Uchiyama went into his next fight against Jezreel Corrales on April 27th, 2016 with a career record of 22-1-1. Uchiyama was beaten and stopped by Jezreel Corrales in the 2nd round. The win came via KO in the 2nd round.
Uchiyama's next defeat of his career came against Jezreel Corrales on December 31st, 2016. A valiant effort from Uchiyama, but one that was out of his reach technically. The fight came to a close after the final bell in a SD loss for Uchiyama. A setback for Uchiyama pro journey for sure.