Ichiro Miyata039s father and coach and the one who passed on to him the love of boxing. He is a former a Japan and OPBF champion and considered a world contender when he was in his prime. When Ichiro was a very young boy Miyata lost his seventh OPBF title defense to Randy quotRaccoonquot Boy father of Randy Boy Jr. in a fight where both fighters suffered severe career ending injuries Boy would go on to challenge the world title but wasn039t the same and died soon after.