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Arturo Leon boxer

Arturo Leon image
Status inactive
Division lightweight
Debut 1973-10-17
Born 1949-00-00
Nationality USA
Residence Tucson, Arizona, USA
bouts
57
won
25
lost
30
draw
2
bouts
57
won
25
lost
30
draw
2
Status inactive
Division lightweight
Debut 1973-10-17
Born 1949-00-00
Nationality USA
Residence Tucson, Arizona, USA

Arturo Leon (born in 1949) is a Mexican-American former boxer from Arizona, United States. He was a junior lightweight who once challenged Alexis Arguello for the Nicaraguan's World Boxing Council's world Junior Lightweight title, losing by 15 round unanimous decision.

Arturo Leon (born in 1949) is a Mexican-American former boxer from Arizona, United States. He was a junior lightweight who once challenged Alexis Arguello for the Nicaraguan's World Boxing Council's world Junior Lightweight title, losing by 15 round unanimous decision.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Aug. 26, 1983 Steve Romero LWWWWW Municipal Stadium, San Jose LOSS
Technical knockout
May 10, 1983 Felipe Urquiza WLWWWW Phoenix WIN
Points
March 19, 1983 Pat Jefferson WWWWLW Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene LOSS
Unanimous decision
Dec. 16, 1982 Ruben Munoz Jr WWWWWL Ector County Coliseum, Odessa LOSS
Unanimous decision
Sept. 14, 1982 Joe Manley WWWWWW Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City LOSS
Unanimous decision
Aug. 18, 1982 Roger Mayweather WWWWWW Dunes Hotel, Las Vegas LOSS
Unanimous decision
June 15, 1982 Bobby Chacon WLWWWW Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento LOSS
Unanimous decision
April 22, 1982 Irleis Perez WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOSS
Unanimous decision
April 3, 1982 Ricardo Jimenez LWWWWW Aladdin Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas LOSS
Points
Feb. 9, 1982 Cornelius Boza-Edwards WWWWLW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington LOSS
Corner retirement
Dec. 17, 1981 Davey Lee Armstrong WWWWWW Fairgrounds Youth Center, Phoenix LOSS
Unanimous decision
Nov. 10, 1981 John Montes WWWWWW Las Vegas LOSS
Unanimous decision
April 18, 1981 Rolando Navarrete WWLWLW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu LOSS
Unanimous decision
March 27, 1980 Jorge Morales WWWWWL Aladdin Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Majority decision
Jan. 22, 1980 Roberto Madrid WWLW Houston WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 23, 1979 Sean O'Grady WWWWWW Fairgrounds' International Building, Oklahoma City USBA Lightweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Aug. 7, 1979 Roberto Elizondo WWWWLW Memorial Coliseum, Corpus Christi LOSS
Unanimous decision
June 28, 1979 Hilmer Kenty WWWWWW Olympia Stadium, Detroit LOSS
Unanimous decision
April 24, 1979 Ernesto Herrera WLLLW Houston WIN
DQ
Feb. 14, 1979 Danny Samudio LWL Silver Slipper, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 27, 1979 Joe Medrano LLLLLL Community Center, Tucson WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 10, 1978 Alexis Arguello WWWWWL Caesars Palace, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
June 21, 1978 Julio Mendez LLLLLL Silver Slipper, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 1, 1978 Teruyoshi Noji LWLLLW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 15, 1977 Bobby Chacon WWWWWW Convention Center, Anaheim WIN
Split-decision
July 30, 1977 Miguel Estrada WWLLDL County Coliseum, El Paso WIN
Technical knockout
June 25, 1977 Carlos Soto WLWLWL Estadio Juan Ramon Loubriel, Bayamon LOSS
Split-decision
May 31, 1977 Jorge Ramos DWWLWL Hyatt Tahoe, Incline Village WIN
Unanimous decision
May 10, 1977 Miguel Estrada LWWWLL County Coliseum, El Paso DRAW
Points
March 31, 1977 Jose Talamantez WDWWWW Circle Star Theatre, San Carlos vacant USA California State Lightweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Jan. 21, 1977 Jimmy Heair WLWWLW County Coliseum, El Paso WIN
Split-decision
Sept. 21, 1976 Maurice Watkins WWLWWW Memorial Coliseum, Corpus Christi LOSS
Unanimous decision
Aug. 25, 1976 Alberto Reyes LLLLLL Silver Slipper, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
May 24, 1976 Jose Luis Soberanes LLW Tijuana WIN
Points
March 29, 1976 Javier Ayala WWLWLL Tijuana WIN
Points
March 4, 1976 Jimmy Heair WWLWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles DRAW
Points
Feb. 9, 1976 Ray Lunny III WWWLWL Civic Auditorium, San Francisco LOSS
Unanimous decision
Jan. 14, 1976 Augustin Estrada WLLWL Silver Slipper, Las Vegas WIN
Split-decision
Nov. 19, 1975 Eddie Murray LWLLWW Silver Slipper, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 28, 1975 Norman Goins LWWWWW Honolulu International Center, Honolulu LOSS
Unanimous decision
Oct. 10, 1975 Miguel Mayan LLLWWL Community Center, Tucson LOSS
Unanimous decision
Sept. 3, 1975 Miguel Mayan LWLLLL Silver Slipper, Las Vegas LOSS
Points
June 19, 1975 Rudy Hernandez WWWWWW Coliseum, San Diego LOSS
Unanimous decision
March 1, 1975 Randy Shields WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOSS
Unanimous decision
Jan. 18, 1975 Jimmy Heair WWWLLW Convention Center, Anaheim WIN
Majority decision
Nov. 27, 1974 Dale Hernandez WWWWWW Las Vegas vacant USA Nevada State Lightweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Oct. 8, 1974 Lorenzo Trujillo WLDWWW Memorial Coliseum, Corpus Christi vacant USA Nevada State Lightweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Sept. 17, 1974 Tony Sanchez LLWDLW Memorial Coliseum, Corpus Christi WIN
Points
Sept. 2, 1974 Dave Kibby WWLWLW Silver Slipper, Las Vegas WIN
Points
Aug. 12, 1974 Victor Baerga WWWLLL Las Vegas WIN
Corner retirement
July 8, 1974 Fernando Gil WD Silver Slipper, Las Vegas LOSS
Points
May 1, 1974 Pete Vital WLWWLD Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
April 18, 1974 Angel Robinson Garcia LWWLLW Sahara Tahoe Hotel, Stateline LOSS
Split-decision
March 15, 1974 Ed Alwin Community Center, Tucson WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 15, 1974 Nick Alfaro WWLLWL Civic Auditorium, Albuquerque WIN
Points
Nov. 20, 1973 Moses Carbin WWLWWD Las Vegas LOSS
Points
Oct. 17, 1973 Dave White LWLLLL Las Vegas WIN
KO