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Genaro Hernandez boxer

Genaro Hernandez image
Status inactive
Age 45
Division super featherweight
Height 5′ 11″/180cm
Reach 72″/183cm
Debut 1984-09-27
Born 1966-05-10
Death 2011-06-07
Nationality USA
Residence Los Angeles, California, USA
bouts
41
won
38
lost
2
draw
1
bouts
41
won
38
lost
2
draw
1
Status inactive
Age 45
Division super featherweight
Height 5′ 11″/180cm
Reach 72″/183cm
Debut 1984-09-27
Born 1966-05-10
Death 2011-06-07
Nationality USA
Residence Los Angeles, California, USA

Genaro Hernández (May 10, 1966 – June 7, 2011) was an American professional boxer who competed from 1984 to 1998. He was a two-time super featherweight world champion, having held the WBA title from 1991 to 1995, and the WBC and lineal titles from 1997 to 1998. Additionally, he challenged for the WBO lightweight title in 1995.Hernández, a Mexican-American, enjoyed a distinguished career as a professional boxer. His debut as a paid fighter came on September 27, 1984, when he beat Dino Ramirez by a decision in four rounds at Inglewood. He racked up a record of 13–0 with 6 knockouts and a solid reputation as a future champion around Southern California, when he met former Julio César Chávez world title challenger Refugio Rojas on November 22, 1988. He beat Rojas, who had lasted seven rounds against Chávez, by a knockout in round six. This enabled Hernández to enter the WBA super featherweight rankings. Hernandez went on to win seven more fights, four by knockout, including one over former world title challenger Felipe Orozco, and another, in his first professional fight abroad: a three round knockout over Leon Collins in Tokyo, Japan.

Genaro Hernández (May 10, 1966 – June 7, 2011) was an American professional boxer who competed from 1984 to 1998. He was a two-time super featherweight world champion, having held the WBA title from 1991 to 1995, and the WBC and lineal titles from 1997 to 1998. Additionally, he challenged for the WBO lightweight title in 1995.Hernández, a Mexican-American, enjoyed a distinguished career as a professional boxer. His debut as a paid fighter came on September 27, 1984, when he beat Dino Ramirez by a decision in four rounds at Inglewood. He racked up a record of 13–0 with 6 knockouts and a solid reputation as a future champion around Southern California, when he met former Julio César Chávez world title challenger Refugio Rojas on November 22, 1988. He beat Rojas, who had lasted seven rounds against Chávez, by a knockout in round six. This enabled Hernández to enter the WBA super featherweight rankings. Hernandez went on to win seven more fights, four by knockout, including one over former world title challenger Felipe Orozco, and another, in his first professional fight abroad: a three round knockout over Leon Collins in Tokyo, Japan.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Oct. 3, 1998 Floyd Mayweather Jr WWWWWW Las Vegas Hilton, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

LOSS
Corner retirement
May 16, 1998 Carlos Gerena WWWWWW Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 20, 1997 Carlos Hernandez WLWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
June 14, 1997 Anatoly Alexandrov WWWWWW Alamodome, San Antonio World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Split-decision
March 22, 1997 Azumah Nelson WWDLWW Memorial Coliseum, Corpus Christi World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Split-decision
Sept. 28, 1996 Antonio Hernandez WLWLWW Will Rogers Coliseum, Fort Worth WIN
Unanimous decision
May 8, 1996 Javier Pichardo LLWLWL Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 9, 1995 Oscar De La Hoya WWWWWW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas World Boxing Organisation World Lightweight

LOSS
Corner retirement
March 31, 1995 Jorge Paez WWWWWL Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 12, 1994 Jimmy Garcia WWWWWW Monumental Plaza de Toros México, Mexico City World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 31, 1994 Jorge Ramirez WWLLWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 11, 1993 Harold Warren WWWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
June 28, 1993 Raul Perez WLWLWD Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
April 26, 1993 Raul Perez DWLWLW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

DRAW
TD
Nov. 20, 1992 Yuji Watanabe WWWWWW Metropolitan Gym World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 15, 1992 Masuaki Takeda WWWLWW International Center World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 24, 1992 Omar Catari WWWWLW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 22, 1991 Daniel Londas WWWWWW Complex Sport le COMEP, Epernay vacant World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 11, 1991 Pedro Arroyo WLWWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
DQ
Dec. 6, 1990 Rodolfo Gomez WWLWLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
Sept. 22, 1990 Ben Lopez WLWWLW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 27, 1990 Richard Abila LLLWWL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
May 10, 1990 Leon Collins LLLLDD Korakuen Hall WIN
KO
July 31, 1989 Felipe Orozco WWLWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Unanimous decision
May 15, 1989 Ed Pollard LWWLWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 22, 1988 Refugio Rojas WLDWLW Great Western Forum, Inglewood USA California State Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
July 25, 1988 Jose Mosqueda LLLLLL Marriott Hotel, Irvine USA California State Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
April 25, 1988 Juan Manuel Vega LWLWW Marriott Hotel, Irvine USA California State Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 31, 1987 Kenny Wyatt WDWLWW Marriott Hotel, Irvine WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 12, 1986 J L Ivey WWLWWL Las Vegas WIN
Points
Sept. 12, 1986 Lupe Miranda WWWWWW Sahara Hotel, Las Vegas WIN
Points
July 21, 1986 Terry Baldwin WWWDLL Marriott Hotel, Irvine WIN
Technical knockout
April 28, 1986 Jorge Valdez LLLLLL Marriott Hotel, Irvine WIN
Technical knockout
March 31, 1986 Larry Villarreal WWWWWW Marriott Hotel, Irvine WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 24, 1986 Terry Baldwin WWWD Marriott Hotel, Irvine WIN
KO
Feb. 17, 1986 Pablo Montano WW Graham Central Station, Phoenix WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 12, 1985 Jose Maytorena LL Fairgrounds, Bakersfield WIN
KO
Oct. 29, 1985 Randy Archuleta LWWLW Stockton WIN
Points
June 24, 1985 Dino Ramirez WLWWWL Marriott Hotel, Irvine WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 17, 1984 Martin Escobar DD Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 27, 1984 Dino Ramirez W Forum, Inglewood WIN
Points