Naoya Inoue

"The Monster" Japanese professional boxer

7/26/20232 min read

Naoya Inoue

Naoya Inoque is a Japanese professional boxer. His full name is Jing Shang Shang Mi Inoue Naoya, but he is well known by his nickname “The Monster”. He was born in 10th April, 1993 in Zama, Kanagawa, Japan. He is well-known for his timing, speed, hitting power, and body-punching ability, and he has a 92% knockout ratio. The boxer is a light flyweight, junior bantamweight or bantamweight. Inoue Stance in the game is Orthodox. He has a strong and precise punching technique that allows him to transfer maximum force from his body into his punches. He also has excellent footwork and body positioning, which helps him generate power from the ground up.

He works extensively on his strength and conditioning to ensure that he has the physical capacity to deliver powerful punches.

He is also known for his excellent timing and accuracy, which allows him to deliver powerful punches to specific target areas on his opponents' bodies. This makes his punches more effective and devastating.

Physical Stats:

Height: 5 feet 5inches (165 cm)

Weight: 119 pound (54kgs)

Reach: 67 inches (170 cm)


He holds both the WBC and WBO super bantamweight belts and is a four-division world champion. He is also a former undisputed bantamweight world champion, having held the WBA (Super), IBF, and Ring magazine belts from 2019 to January 2023, as well as the WBC and WBO crowns from 2022 to January 2023. From 2018 to 2019, he held the WBA (Regular) bantamweight title, the WBO junior-bantamweight title, and the WBC light-flyweight title.

As of 2023, he is ranked first by The Ring, second by the Boxing Writers Association of America, seventh by ESPN, and fourth by BoxRec.The Ring, TBRB, ESPN, and BoxRec all rank him as the greatest bantamweight. He is the only Japanese fighter in history to be ranked first in the world in terms of pound for pound by The Ring.

Professional boxing record:

If we talk about his professional boxing records. He is more than a decade in his professional boxing career, so in total he had fought 25 fights where he won all 25 fights, 22 by knockout and 3 by decision.

Personal life:

Discuss his personal life now, as his marital status is single. Takuma Inoue, Naoya Inoue's younger brother, grew up with him. On December 26, 1995, he was born in Zama, Kanagawa, Japan. Takuma Inoue is also a professional boxer from Japan.

Net worth:

As of 2023, Naoya Inoue's net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. However, it is more likely to rise because he will be competing in a number of boxing contests in the United States. His net worth was previously only $1 million, but his domineering and brutal performance has drew a lot of attention from the public and many exclusive sponsors, who will undoubtedly add to his expanding net worth.

In his recent fight on Tuesday morning (July, 25, 2023), Naoya Inoue defeating Stephen Fulton by eighth-round TKO in a two-belt super bantamweight title match in Japan.

And his latest victory shows that he is really an unconquered that why he is “The Monster”.