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Genaro Leon boxer

Genaro Leon image
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 9″/175cm
Debut 1984-09-28
Born 1960-08-10
Nationality Mexico
Residence Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico
bouts
61
won
48
lost
11
draw
2
bouts
61
won
48
lost
11
draw
2
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 9″/175cm
Debut 1984-09-28
Born 1960-08-10
Nationality Mexico
Residence Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico

León represented Mexico at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games, as a Welterweight. His results were:Léon turned pro in 1984 and in 1989 captured the inaugural and vacant WBO welterweight title with a KO win over Danny Garcia. He vacated the title without defending it. In 1993 he challenged WBC welterweight title holder James McGirt, but lost a decision.

León represented Mexico at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games, as a Welterweight. His results were:Léon turned pro in 1984 and in 1989 captured the inaugural and vacant WBO welterweight title with a KO win over Danny Garcia. He vacated the title without defending it. In 1993 he challenged WBC welterweight title holder James McGirt, but lost a decision.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
July 21, 2001 Carlos Antonio Escobar LWWL Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
KO
June 19, 1998 Gustavo Alonso Soto WWDLLL LOSS
Technical knockout
Feb. 21, 1998 Said Bennajem WWWWWL Palais Omnisport de Paris-Bercy, Paris LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 1, 1996 Mario Iribarren WWWWWW Convention Center, Coconut Grove LOSS
Technical knockout
April 19, 1996 Armando Campas LLDDDL 35th Ave Swap Meet, Phoenix WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 27, 1995 James Page WLWWWW Pavilion, Concord LOSS
Technical knockout
Aug. 7, 1995 Luis Ramon Campas WWLWWW Tijuana World Boxing Organisation NABO Welterweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
April 28, 1995 Arturo Lopez Trujillo LLLWLL Los Mochis World Boxing Organisation NABO Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 6, 1994 Rene Francisco Herrera WWWLWW Plaza de Toros, Ciudad Juarez World Boxing Organisation NABO Welterweight

LOSS
Points
April 23, 1994 Jesus Cardenas WWLLWW Mexico City World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

LOSS
DQ
Nov. 13, 1993 Luis Francisco Perez LLLWWW Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 9, 1993 Juan Hernandez LLLWLL Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
May 15, 1993 Miguel Gonzalez WWLLLL Cancun LOSS
Technical knockout
Jan. 12, 1993 James McGirt WWWWWW Paramount Theatre, New York World Boxing Council World Welterweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Aug. 24, 1992 Edison Benitez DWDLLL Fronton Mexico, Mexico City World Boxing Council World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 22, 1992 Jerry Grant WLLLDW El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City World Boxing Council World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 16, 1992 Ramon Ramos LLLL Fronton Mexico, Mexico City World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 30, 1992 Charles Duffy LLWLWW Paris World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 20, 1991 Saoul Mamby DWWLWL Paris World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
Points
July 13, 1991 Newton Barnett LLLWLL Forges-les-Eaux World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
KO
June 19, 1991 Delfino Marin LLLLLW Paris World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 27, 1991 Miguel Angel Dominguez LDWWWL Mexico City World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 15, 1990 Judas Clottey LDLWDL Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

DRAW
Points
Nov. 22, 1990 David Silva LLLLLL Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 5, 1990 Ruben Villaman DLLLLW Mazatlan World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 16, 1989 Sulio Sanchez WDWLWW Palacio de los Deportes, Mexico City World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 24, 1989 Miguel Angel Dominguez LWWDWL Hermosillo DRAW
TD
Sept. 29, 1989 Alberto Alcaraz WWWWWL Hermosillo WIN
Technical knockout
May 6, 1989 Danny Garcia WWWWWW Santa Ana WIN
KO
March 9, 1989 Agustin Caballero LWWWWW Sports Arena, Los Angeles WIN
KO
Sept. 22, 1988 Young Dick Tiger WLWWLW Sports Arena, Los Angeles WIN
Majority decision
July 23, 1988 Charlie Brown WLLLLL Tijuana WIN
KO
June 4, 1988 Ramon Cardenas LLW Mazatlan WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 6, 1988 David Taylor LWLWWL Stade Pierre-de-Coubertin, Paris LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 6, 1987 Joel Brival LDLDLL Salle Sallusse Santoni, Antibes WIN
KO
Oct. 10, 1987 Frankie Lake WWLWLL Zenith Palais, Paris WIN
KO
July 17, 1987 Ruben Villaman LLWLLL Hermosillo WIN
KO
May 29, 1987 Ariel Conde LL La Paz WIN
KO
April 14, 1987 Jaime Castorena LL Tijuana WIN
KO
March 9, 1987 Ricardo Munoz Tijuana WIN
KO
Feb. 2, 1987 Jorge Hernandez WLLL Tijuana WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 7, 1986 Raffaele Paoletti WLLLWW Bordeaux WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 25, 1986 Carlos Cesar Prieto WWDWDW Zenith Palais, Paris WIN
DQ
Oct. 3, 1986 Patrick Boon WWWWWL La Rochelle WIN
Points
Aug. 29, 1986 Sergio Aguirre WLLWLL Arena Naucalpan, Naucalpan de Juárez WIN
Technical knockout
May 15, 1986 Jaime Montano WWWLWW Ciudad Obregon WIN
KO
May 3, 1986 Sergio Aguirre WWLLWL Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
March 21, 1986 Jose Luis Bueno Hermosillo WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 22, 1986 Mario Olmedo WWWWWL Mexico City WIN
Points
Dec. 7, 1985 Ruben Villaman WLL Mazatlan LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 22, 1985 Joel Soto L Guamuchil WIN
KO
Sept. 13, 1985 Rey Morales WWLWLL Ciudad Juarez WIN
KO
July 29, 1985 Jose Luis Alejo LLWWWL Arena Tijuana 72, Tijuana WIN
KO
May 17, 1985 Lalo Galindo San Luis Potosi WIN
KO
May 9, 1985 Aaron Brown WWLLLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
March 28, 1985 Daniel Contreras La Paz WIN
KO
March 18, 1985 Jose Lopez LDLLL Tijuana WIN
KO
Dec. 21, 1984 Gilberto Canchola LWLWLD Culiacan WIN
KO
Nov. 23, 1984 Fidencio Cebreros LWL Mazatlan WIN
KO
Nov. 9, 1984 Jose Luis Millan WLL Culiacan WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 28, 1984 Ramon Cardoso Culiacan WIN
KO