Katsunari Takayama

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  • Birth Date: 1983-05-12
  • Manager / Agent: Hiroaki Nakade
  • Division: Mini-Flyweight
  • Rating: WBO Champion
  • Height: 5′ 2″ / 158cm
  • Reach: 62½″ / 159cm
  • Alias: Lightning Kid
  • Residence: Osaka, Osaka, Japan
  • Birth Name: Katsunari Takayama
  • Stance: orthodox
Katsunari Takayama Country Japan
Won: 31 (KO 12)
Lost: 8 (KO 1)
Draw: 0

Katsunari Takayama (高山 勝成 Takayama Katsunari?, born May 12, 1983 in Osaka, Osaka Prefecture) is a Japanese professional boxer. He is the current WBO Minimumweight champion. While Takayama has gone through five gyms, his Japanese trainer for his entire career is Hiroaki Nakade who has so far served as the second/trainer in the world title bouts of all the four major sanctioning bodies