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Crisanto Espana boxer

Crisanto Espana image
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 10″/178cm
Debut 1984-03-30
Born 1964-10-25
Nationality Venezuela
Residence Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
bouts
32
won
31
lost
1
draw
0
bouts
32
won
31
lost
1
draw
0
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 10″/178cm
Debut 1984-03-30
Born 1964-10-25
Nationality Venezuela
Residence Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

España fought out of Belfast, Northern Ireland and turned pro in 1984 after accumulating a 54-10 amateur record. España impressively won his first 30 fights, including the WBA Welterweight Title with an upset TKO in the 8th round over Meldrick Taylor in 1992. He successfully defended the title twice before being stopped by Ike Quartey in the 11th round in 1994. España fought only once more, in Northern Ireland in 1995 and retired with a record of 31-1-0 with 25 KOs.He has two children named; Crisanto and Nico Espana.

España fought out of Belfast, Northern Ireland and turned pro in 1984 after accumulating a 54-10 amateur record. España impressively won his first 30 fights, including the WBA Welterweight Title with an upset TKO in the 8th round over Meldrick Taylor in 1992. He successfully defended the title twice before being stopped by Ike Quartey in the 11th round in 1994. España fought only once more, in Northern Ireland in 1995 and retired with a record of 31-1-0 with 25 KOs.He has two children named; Crisanto and Nico Espana.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
March 18, 1995 Paul Wesley LLWLLW Green Glens Arena, Millstreet WIN
Points
June 4, 1994 Ike Quartey WWWWWW Palais Marcel Cerdan, Levallois-Perret World Boxing Association World Welterweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 9, 1993 Donovan Boucher WWWWLW Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 5, 1993 Rodolfo Aguilar WWWWWW Ulster Hall, Belfast World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 31, 1992 Meldrick Taylor WWWWWL Earls Court Exhibition Hall, Kensington World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 3, 1992 David Taylor LLLWLL Pontault Combault WIN
Technical knockout
June 11, 1992 Kevin Whaley-El LWLWLL Pabellón de La Casilla, Bilbao WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 13, 1991 Hector Hugo Vilte LWWLWW Maysfield Leisure Centre, Belfast World Boxing Council International Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 7, 1991 Newton Barnett LLWLLL Maysfield Leisure Centre, Belfast WIN
Corner retirement
May 30, 1991 Larry McCall LLLLLL Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 12, 1991 Luis Santana LLLWLL Maysfield Leisure Centre, Belfast vacant World Boxing Council International Welterweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 30, 1990 Luis Mora LLWWLD Maysfield Leisure Centre, Belfast WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 15, 1990 Felix Dubray WLLWDL Kings Hall, Belfast WIN
KO
May 23, 1990 Francisco Bernabe Bobadilla WWWWDW Kings Hall, Belfast WIN
KO
March 28, 1990 Jorge Hernandez LLLLLL G-Mex Centre, Manchester WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 21, 1990 Delfino Marin LLWLWL Ulster Hall, Belfast WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 13, 1989 Lloyd Christie WLWLLL Sports Centre, Kirkby WIN
Corner retirement
Nov. 29, 1989 Mario Moreno WLLWLL Ulster Hall, Belfast WIN
DQ
Oct. 31, 1989 Carlos Zambrano L Ulster Hall, Belfast WIN
Technical knockout
May 10, 1989 Del Bryan WWWWWW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
Points
April 12, 1989 Antonio Campbell LLDWWW Ulster Hall, Belfast WIN
Technical knockout
March 8, 1989 Judas Clottey LLLLDL Ulster Hall, Belfast WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 20, 1989 Mike Essett WWLLLL NSC, Grosvenor House, Mayfair WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 25, 1989 Billy Buchanan LWLWLW Ulster Hall, Belfast WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 14, 1988 Gary Pemberton WLDLWL Sports Centre, Kirkby WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 7, 1988 Simon Eubank LWLLLL Ulster Hall, Belfast WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 19, 1988 Dave Pierre WWWLWW Ulster Hall, Belfast WIN
Points
Feb. 21, 1987 Rolando Ruiz WWLLL Gimnasio Nuevo Panama, Panama City WIN
KO
Sept. 7, 1985 Edgar Rodriguez LW Caracas WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 10, 1984 Jorge Medina Porlamar WIN
Technical knockout
July 13, 1984 Jose Campos Carupano WIN
Technical knockout
March 30, 1984 Elias Gonzalez LLLLLL Ciudad Bolivar WIN
Technical knockout