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Bobby Berna boxer

Bobby Berna image
Status inactive
Division lightweight
Height 5′ 6″/168cm
Reach 67″/170cm
Debut 1979-08-13
Born 1961-05-19
Nationality Philippines
Residence Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
bouts
38
won
31
lost
6
draw
1
bouts
38
won
31
lost
6
draw
1
Status inactive
Division lightweight
Height 5′ 6″/168cm
Reach 67″/170cm
Debut 1979-08-13
Born 1961-05-19
Nationality Philippines
Residence Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

After turning professional in 1979 he had compiled a record of 23-2-1 in 4 years before travelling to Los Angeles in 1983 to challenge Jaime Garza for the vacant WBC super bantamweight title. He was stopped by Garza in the second round and missed out on the opportunity to become champion. He rebounded by beating Suh Sung-in for the newly created IBF's inaugural super bantamweight championship. He would lose the title in his first defense in a rematch to Suh four months later. He would have his final title shot against Kim Ji-Won but would be unsuccessful, he would end up retiring from he sport in 1988.

After turning professional in 1979 he had compiled a record of 23-2-1 in 4 years before travelling to Los Angeles in 1983 to challenge Jaime Garza for the vacant WBC super bantamweight title. He was stopped by Garza in the second round and missed out on the opportunity to become champion. He rebounded by beating Suh Sung-in for the newly created IBF's inaugural super bantamweight championship. He would lose the title in his first defense in a rematch to Suh four months later. He would have his final title shot against Kim Ji-Won but would be unsuccessful, he would end up retiring from he sport in 1988.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Sept. 13, 1988 Andre Smith WWWWWL Great Western Forum, Inglewood LOSS
KO
July 13, 1988 Ariel Reyes LLWWL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
June 16, 1988 Armando Baeza DLLWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 7, 1986 Victor Paredes WLWWWL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
Aug. 19, 1986 Richard Pelen WWLWWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Unanimous decision
June 24, 1986 Juan Paredes LLWWWW Sheraton Waikiki Hotel, Honolulu WIN
Unanimous decision
June 28, 1985 Ji-Won Kim WWWWWW Kudok Gymnasium, Busan International Boxing Federation World Super Bantamweight

LOSS
KO
May 11, 1985 Boy Negro LLDLLL Cagayan de Oro City WIN
Technical knockout
March 1, 1985 Takashi Komori WLWWWD Rizal Memorial Sports Complex, Manila WIN
KO
April 15, 1984 Sung-In Suh WWWWWL Seoul International Boxing Federation World Super Bantamweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Dec. 4, 1983 Sung-In Suh WWWWWW Seoul vacant International Boxing Federation World Super Bantamweight

Newly Created

WIN
Technical knockout
June 15, 1983 Jaime Garza WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles vacant World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Feb. 19, 1983 Davino Inocian WWWLLW Cagayan de Oro City WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 21, 1982 Noli Mocabos DDLL WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 26, 1982 Katsuyuki Ohashi LLLLLL Araneta Coliseum, Barangay Cubao, Quezon City WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 10, 1982 Sang Myon Choi LDWW Araneta Coliseum, Barangay Cubao, Quezon City WIN
Technical knockout
May 29, 1982 Fel Malatag LWLWLW Guindulman Philippines Games & Amusement Board Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 24, 1982 Sang-Yul Ahn LWW Eduardo's Super Club, Paranaque City WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 17, 1982 William Develos WWWDWL Elorde Sports Center, Paranaque City WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 27, 1981 Siony Carupo LLWWWW Cuizon Hotel, Davao City LOSS
Unanimous decision
Oct. 31, 1981 Flash Jagdon DLWWWW Cagayan de Oro City LOSS
Unanimous decision
Aug. 16, 1981 Leo Khaki WWW Cebu Coliseum, Cebu City WIN
Unanimous decision
May 29, 1981 Billy Abato LWDWWL Eduardo's Super Club, Paranaque City Philippines Games & Amusement Board Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 1, 1981 William Develos WLWWWW Araneta Coliseum, Barangay Cubao, Quezon City DRAW
Majority decision
Feb. 28, 1981 Ronaldo Sumalis LWWWLW Eduardo's Super Club, Paranaque City Philippines Games & Amusement Board Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 13, 1980 Jun Diamale WLLWLW Eduardo's Super Club, Paranaque City WIN
Split-decision
Oct. 18, 1980 Rocky Arsenio Rizal Memorial Sports Complex, Manila WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 7, 1980 Julius Gonzaga WLLLLW Cebu Coliseum, Cebu City WIN
Unanimous decision
July 16, 1980 Jack Refugio Eduardo's Nightclub, Paranaque City WIN
Unanimous decision
May 16, 1980 Rico Villorentes Rizal Memorial Coliseum, Manila WIN
Majority decision
April 27, 1980 Lito Cortez W GTV Channel 4, Quezon City WIN
Unanimous decision
March 9, 1980 Tale Maguan W GTV Channel 4, Quezon City WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 1, 1980 Ber Tandang Rizal Memorial Coliseum, Manila WIN
KO
Dec. 23, 1979 Tanny Bugtai Cebu Coliseum, Cebu City WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 9, 1979 Benny Baltar Rizal Memorial Coliseum, Manila WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 5, 1979 Lino Discipulo Rizal Memorial Coliseum, Manila WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 14, 1979 Eddie Solera Rizal Memorial Coliseum, Manila WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 13, 1979 Ben Juanta L GTV Channel 4, Quezon City WIN
KO