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Yamanaka-Nieves WBC officials

By Gabriel F. Cordero

Philippines-based Bruce McTavish will be the third man in the ring when Japanese WBC bantamweight world champion Shinsuke Yamanaka (18-0-2, 13 KOs) defends against Puerto Rican challenger Jose Nieves (22-2-3, 11 KOs) on Monday at Ota-City General Gymnasum in Tokyo, Japan. The three judges are Noparat Sricharoen (Thailand), Alejandro Rochin (Mexico) and Don Griffiin (USA) The fight supervisor is Mauricio Sulaiman from Mexico.

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