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Carlos Teo Cruz boxer

Carlos Teo Cruz image
Status inactive
Age 32
Division lightweight
Height 5′ 6½″/169cm
Reach 68″/173cm
Debut 1959-10-23
Born 1937-11-24
Death 1970-02-15
Nationality Dominican Republic
Residence Dominican Republic
bouts
57
won
42
lost
13
draw
2
bouts
57
won
42
lost
13
draw
2
Status inactive
Age 32
Division lightweight
Height 5′ 6½″/169cm
Reach 68″/173cm
Debut 1959-10-23
Born 1937-11-24
Death 1970-02-15
Nationality Dominican Republic
Residence Dominican Republic

Carlos Teo Rosario Cruz (November 4, 1937 – February 15, 1970) was a boxer from the Dominican Republic. Cruz was world lightweight champion from 1968 to 1969.Cruz claimed he didn't put on his first pair of boxing gloves until his 20th birthday. He fought as an amateur from 1957–1959, posting a 14–3 record.

Carlos Teo Rosario Cruz (November 4, 1937 – February 15, 1970) was a boxer from the Dominican Republic. Cruz was world lightweight champion from 1968 to 1969.Cruz claimed he didn't put on his first pair of boxing gloves until his 20th birthday. He fought as an amateur from 1957–1959, posting a 14–3 record.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Jan. 17, 1970 Benito Juarez DWWWLL La Cancha Country Club, San Juan WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 20, 1969 Victor Melendez WWWWLW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 3, 1969 Len Kesey WWWDLW Country Club Stadium, San Juan WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 9, 1969 Grady Ponder WLWLWW San Juan WIN
Points
Feb. 18, 1969 Mando Ramos WWWLWW Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles World Boxing Association World Lightweight

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LOSS
Technical knockout
Dec. 19, 1968 Hidemori Tsujimoto WWWLWD Korakuen Hall WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 27, 1968 Mando Ramos WWLWWW Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles World Boxing Association World Lightweight

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WIN
Unanimous decision
June 29, 1968 Carlos Ortiz DWWWWW Estadio Quisqueya, Santo Domingo World Boxing Association World Lightweight

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WIN
Split-decision
April 15, 1968 Julio Viera LWWLWW Country Club Arena, San Juan World Boxing Association World Lightweight

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WIN
Unanimous decision
March 3, 1968 Johnny Bean LWLLLW Santo Domingo World Boxing Association World Lightweight

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WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 1, 1968 Chris Fernandez WWWWWW Kingston WIN
KO
Dec. 11, 1967 Kennedy Clark DWLLLW Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan WIN
Unanimous decision
June 23, 1967 Grady Ponder WLWWLW Santo Domingo WIN
Points
May 5, 1967 Frankie Narvaez LWWWWL Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan WIN
Points
Dec. 12, 1966 Frankie Narvaez WWLWWW Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan LOSS
Split-decision
Oct. 1, 1966 Fernand Simard WWWWWL Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan WIN
Corner retirement
Aug. 20, 1966 Vicente Milan Derado DWWLWW Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan WIN
Split-decision
May 7, 1966 Bunny Grant WWWLDW Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan WIN
Unanimous decision
April 2, 1966 Jaime Valladares WWWDWL Plaza de Toros, Quito DRAW
Points
Sept. 4, 1965 Vicente Milan Derado LLDDWW Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan WIN
Points
Aug. 14, 1965 Jose Chico Veliz WWWWWL Mayaguez WIN
Points
July 6, 1965 Frankie Taylor WLDWWW Town Hall, Shoreditch WIN
Points
June 18, 1965 Daniel Berrios WLWLWL Caguas WIN
KO
April 3, 1965 Alejandro Parra LLLDLL Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 19, 1965 Criscencio Fernandez DWLWD D.C. Canegata Stadium, Altona WIN
KO
Dec. 12, 1964 Marcos Morales WLLLWL Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 20, 1964 Julio Ruiz LWWWWW Estadio Olimpico, Panama City LOSS
Majority decision
June 1, 1964 Carlos Hernandez LWWWWW Caracas LOSS
Technical knockout
March 6, 1964 Gilberto Biondi WDWWWW Festival Hall, Melbourne WIN
Points
March 2, 1964 Guizani Rezgui LLDWWL Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 14, 1964 Graham Dicker WLWDWL Festival Hall, Brisbane LOSS
Points
Nov. 1, 1963 Vicente Milan Derado DWWWLW Madison Square Garden, New York LOSS
Points
July 6, 1963 Johnny Bean WWLLWL San Juan WIN
Points
March 2, 1963 George Foster WW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Points
Feb. 5, 1963 Roland Kellem WLWWWW Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 12, 1963 Calvin Woodland WWWW Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens WIN
Points
Dec. 18, 1962 Candy Parilla WWWD Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens WIN
Points
Nov. 24, 1962 Freddie Jackson WLWLLW Gladiators' Arena, Totowa DRAW
Points
Sept. 14, 1962 Sammy Burgess WWWWWW Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan WIN
Points
June 1, 1962 Alejandro Gonzalez Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan WIN
Points
Feb. 17, 1962 Rafael Acevedo LW Santo Domingo WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 15, 1962 Jose Aneiro LWW Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 17, 1961 Lionel Rivera LWWLLD Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 29, 1961 Daniel Berrios WWDWWW Channel 11 Studio, San Juan LOSS
Points
Aug. 26, 1961 Gerardo Clemente LLLWLL Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan WIN
Points
May 26, 1961 Vernon Lynch LDLWWW Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan LOSS
Points
Feb. 24, 1961 Daniel Berrios DLDWWW Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan LOSS
DQ
Nov. 25, 1960 Gerardo Clemente LLLLW Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 16, 1960 Daniel Berrios WWDLDW Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan LOSS
Split-decision
Sept. 2, 1960 Lionel Rivera WWWLWW Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan WIN
Points
July 5, 1960 Marcos Morales WWLLWW Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan LOSS
Split-decision
June 11, 1960 Bob Ashford Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan WIN
KO
May 29, 1960 Estaquio Gonzalez WL Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan WIN
Technical knockout
May 6, 1960 Daniel Berrios WWWL Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan LOSS
Points
March 26, 1960 Jesus M Serrano WWWW Coliseo San Rafael, Santo Domingo WIN
Points
Dec. 3, 1959 Rafael Acevedo Santo Domingo WIN
Points
Oct. 23, 1959 Juan Jimenez Santo Domingo LOSS
Points