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Eddie Gazo boxer

Eddie Gazo image
Status inactive
Division super welterweight
Debut 1969-03-01
Born 1950-09-12
Nationality Nicaragua
Residence Managua, Nicaragua
bouts
54
won
40
lost
12
draw
2
bouts
54
won
40
lost
12
draw
2
Status inactive
Division super welterweight
Debut 1969-03-01
Born 1950-09-12
Nationality Nicaragua
Residence Managua, Nicaragua

Gazo turned pro in 1971, and captured the WBA and lineal light middleweight titles in 1977 with a decision win over Miguel Angel Castellini. That year he was named The Ring magazine Progress of the Year fighter. He defended the belt three times before losing it to Masashi Kudo the following year. He retired in 1984 following a string of losses that concluded with a defeat to Julian Jackson.

Gazo turned pro in 1971, and captured the WBA and lineal light middleweight titles in 1977 with a decision win over Miguel Angel Castellini. That year he was named The Ring magazine Progress of the Year fighter. He defended the belt three times before losing it to Masashi Kudo the following year. He retired in 1984 following a string of losses that concluded with a defeat to Julian Jackson.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
March 17, 1984 Julian Jackson WWWWWW Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan LOSS
KO
Dec. 1, 1983 John Mortensen WWW Idraetshuset, Copenhagen LOSS
Points
Oct. 8, 1983 John Mugabi WWWWWW Playboy Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 6, 1981 Fulgencio Obelmejias WWLWWW Caracas LOSS
KO
April 24, 1981 Bert Lee LWWWDW Cow Palace, Daly City LOSS
KO
Sept. 20, 1980 Miguel Angel Castellini WWWWWW Estadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires LOSS
KO
Sept. 5, 1980 Edgar Bravo Managua WIN
KO
May 3, 1980 Thomas Hearns WWWWWW Cobo Hall, Detroit LOSS
KO
Feb. 23, 1980 Lino Cajina L Managua WIN
KO
Jan. 19, 1980 Carlos Grimaldi Managua WIN
Points
Dec. 14, 1979 Trombo Machado WIN
KO
Nov. 5, 1979 Ezequiel Obando WLLLLL San Salvador WIN
KO
Oct. 3, 1979 Pedro Cisneros Managua WIN
Points
Aug. 9, 1978 Masashi Kudo WWWWWW City Gymnasium, Akita City World Boxing Association World Super Welterweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Dec. 18, 1977 Jae-Keum Lim WWLWWL Sunin Gymnasium, Incheon World Boxing Association World Super Welterweight

WIN
Split-decision
Sept. 13, 1977 Kenji Shibata WWWWWW Nippon Budokan World Boxing Association World Super Welterweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
June 7, 1977 Koichi Wajima WLWLWL Nippon Budokan World Boxing Association World Super Welterweight

WIN
KO
March 5, 1977 Miguel Angel Castellini WWWWDW Estadio Nacional de Beisbol, Managua World Boxing Association World Super Welterweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 4, 1976 Jorge De Avila LL Managua World Boxing Association World Super Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 3, 1976 Dino Del Cid LLLLLW Managua World Boxing Association World Super Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 15, 1976 Rosalio Matute Managua World Boxing Association World Super Welterweight

WIN
KO
March 13, 1976 Rodrigo Delgado WWLWWW Gimnasio Nicarao, Managua World Boxing Council FECARBOX Super Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 18, 1975 Carlos Obregon WWW Coliseo El Campin, Bogota LOSS
Corner retirement
Feb. 7, 1975 Edmundo Comayagua Managua Central American Welterweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 31, 1974 Rodolfo Contreras WWLWWW Gimnasio Nacional Eddy Cortés, San Jose World Boxing Council FECARBOX Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 20, 1974 Sugar Sanders LLLLL Esteli WIN
Points
April 8, 1974 Roberto Arias LLLWLL Managua WIN
Points
March 18, 1974 Hernan Grimaldi Managua WIN
KO
Jan. 20, 1974 Adalberto Vanegas WW Plaza de Toros de Cartagena de Indias, Cartagena DRAW
Points
Jan. 12, 1974 Roberto Arias LLLLW Estadio Roberto Clemente, Masaya WIN
KO
Oct. 10, 1973 Sugar Sanders LL Managua WIN
KO
July 28, 1973 Frank Medina LLLLLW Managua WIN
Points
March 3, 1973 Arturo Lang LWWLWL Managua WIN
Points
Feb. 2, 1973 Julio Blanco WWLWLL Managua DRAW
Points
Jan. 1, 1973 Tarzan Suazo Esteli WIN
KO
March 18, 1972 Carlos Espinosa LWL Managua vacant Nicaraguan Welterweight

WIN
Points
March 10, 1972 Leo Campbell WLWLLL Chinandega WIN
Points
March 1, 1972 Felix Bojorge Chinandega WIN
KO
Feb. 20, 1972 Zapito Menochal Chinandega WIN
Points
Feb. 10, 1972 Freddy Menocal Silva LWWWLL Chinandega WIN
Points
Feb. 1, 1972 Henry Thompson Chinandega WIN
KO
Jan. 30, 1972 Frank Darce Leon WIN
Points
Jan. 20, 1972 Monaco Valle Jinotepe WIN
KO
Jan. 10, 1972 Sugar Sanders Managua WIN
KO
Jan. 1, 1972 Roberto Arias LL Chinandega WIN
Points
Oct. 30, 1971 Carlos Ampie Granada WIN
KO
Oct. 23, 1971 Orlando Sinclair Managua WIN
KO
Oct. 20, 1971 Carlos Sanchez Managua WIN
Points
Oct. 10, 1971 Sol Brillante Mitchell Leon WIN
KO
Sept. 19, 1970 Carlos Espinosa LW Managua WIN
Points
July 23, 1970 Joe Scott Gimnasio Nacional Eddy Cortés, San Jose LOSS
KO
June 20, 1970 Carlos Espinosa L Managua Nicaraguan Welterweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 4, 1969 Carlos Espinosa Leon WIN
Points
March 1, 1969 Omar Perez Estadio Cranshaw, Managua LOSS
Points