(Felipe Cagubcob Jr after his KO win over Mabao)
Reigning Philippine Flyweight champion Felipe Cagubcob Jr (6-2-5,2KOs) will challenge the reigning and defending undefeated OPBF Flyweight champion Japanese KO machine Daigo Higa (10-0,10KOs) November 5th at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo Japan.
Cagubcob Jr A.K.A. "Crunch Man" who is riding on his five winning streak with the most notable of those wins being a 4th round KO win against Donny Mabao in July for the GAB Flyweight title.
Higa who has 100% KO percentage will defend his OPBF flyweight title for the first time against Cagubcob Jr. He won the title against Filipino Ardin Diale by the way 4th round KO in July. He look to record his 11th straight stoppage victory and his 6th win against Filipino boxers.
In the undercard another Filipino-Japanese rivalry will see in action between Shingo Eto and Jun Blazo in 8 rounder Super flyweight fight.