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Juan Manuel Marquez boxer

Juan Manuel Marquez image
Status inactive
Division featherweight
Height 5′ 7″/170cm
Reach 67″/170cm
Debut 1993-05-29
Born 1973-08-23
Nationality Mexico
Residence Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
bouts
64
won
56
lost
7
draw
1
bouts
64
won
56
lost
7
draw
1
Status inactive
Division featherweight
Height 5′ 7″/170cm
Reach 67″/170cm
Debut 1993-05-29
Born 1973-08-23
Nationality Mexico
Residence Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

In a career that spanned over twenty years, Márquez was known for being a fast and highly technical boxer who was exceptionally skilled at combinations and counterpunches, yet also willing to engage in slugfests with opponents. He was also credited for his toughness, and never lost a fight by stoppage. His most notable bouts include his four-fight saga with Manny Pacquiao and his fight against fellow Mexican Marco Antonio Barrera. Márquez is considered to be one of the greatest Mexican boxers of all time, and is ranked by BoxRec as the 30th greatest boxer of all time, as well as second best Mexican fighter of all time, pound for pound. In 2008, The Ring ranked him as the world's second best active boxer, pound for pound.Márquez had an amateur record of 82-4, with 72 wins by knock-out.

In a career that spanned over twenty years, Márquez was known for being a fast and highly technical boxer who was exceptionally skilled at combinations and counterpunches, yet also willing to engage in slugfests with opponents. He was also credited for his toughness, and never lost a fight by stoppage. His most notable bouts include his four-fight saga with Manny Pacquiao and his fight against fellow Mexican Marco Antonio Barrera. Márquez is considered to be one of the greatest Mexican boxers of all time, and is ranked by BoxRec as the 30th greatest boxer of all time, as well as second best Mexican fighter of all time, pound for pound. In 2008, The Ring ranked him as the world's second best active boxer, pound for pound.Márquez had an amateur record of 82-4, with 72 wins by knock-out.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
May 17, 2014 Mike Alvarado WWWLWL Forum, Inglewood vacant World Boxing Organisation International Welterweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 12, 2013 Timothy Bradley Jr WWWWWW Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas LOSS
Split-decision
Dec. 8, 2012 Manny Pacquiao WWWWWL MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas WIN
KO
April 14, 2012 Serhii Fedchenko WWWWWW Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 12, 2011 Manny Pacquiao WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas LOSS
Majority decision
July 16, 2011 Likar Ramos WWLWWW Plaza de Toros, Cancun WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 27, 2010 Michael Katsidis LLWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Association Super World Lightweight

(supervisor: Mike McAleenan)World Boxing Organisation World Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 31, 2010 Juan Diaz WLWLWL Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Association Super World Lightweight

(supervisor: Michael Welsh)World Boxing Organisation World Lightweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 19, 2009 Floyd Mayweather Jr WWWWWW MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas LOSS
Unanimous decision
Feb. 28, 2009 Juan Diaz WWWWLW Toyota Center, Houston International Boxing Organization World Lightweight

World Boxing Association Super World Lightweight

(supervisor: Gilberto Jesus Mendoza)vacant World Boxing Organisation World Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 13, 2008 Joel Casamayor DWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
March 15, 2008 Manny Pacquiao WWWWWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Nov. 3, 2007 Rocky Juarez WWLLWW Desert Diamond Casino, Tucson World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
March 17, 2007 Marco Antonio Barrera WWWWWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 25, 2006 Jimrex Jaca DWWWLW Dodge Arena, Hidalgo interim World Boxing Organisation World Featherweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 5, 2006 Terdsak Jandaeng WWWWWW MontBleu Resort & Casino, Stateline interim World Boxing Organisation World Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 4, 2006 Chris John WWWDWW Karang Melenu Sports Hall, Tenggarong, Kutai Kartanegara LOSS
Unanimous decision
May 7, 2005 Victor Polo WWWWWD Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 18, 2004 Orlando Salido WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
May 8, 2004 Manny Pacquiao DWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas DRAW
Split-decision
Nov. 1, 2003 Derrick Gainer WWWWDW Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids WIN
TD
Aug. 16, 2003 Marcos Licona WWLWLW Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville WIN
Corner retirement
Feb. 1, 2003 Manuel Medina LWWWWL Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas vacant International Boxing Federation World Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 21, 2002 Hector Javier Marquez WWLWWW Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
March 9, 2002 Robbie Peden WLWWWW AJ Palumbo Center, Pittsburgh NABF Featherweight

vacant USBA Featherweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Oct. 19, 2001 Johnny Walker WWWWWW Coeur d'Alene Casino, Worley WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 19, 2001 Julio Gamboa WLLWDL Stateline Casino, West Wendover WIN
Corner retirement
April 1, 2001 Baby Lorona Jr WLLLWW Peppermill Hotel & Casino, Reno WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 11, 2001 Sean Fletcher WWLLWL Peppermill Hotel & Casino, Reno WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 22, 2000 Reynante Jamili LWWLWW Peppermill Hotel & Casino, Reno WIN
KO
Aug. 27, 2000 Daniel Jimenez WLWLLW Union Plaza Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Corner retirement
May 20, 2000 Roque Cassiani WLLLWL Caesars Tahoe, Stateline vacant World Boxing Organisation NABO Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 20, 1999 Remigio Daniel Molina WWWLWD Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 11, 1999 Freddie Norwood WWWWWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Association World Featherweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
May 10, 1999 Wilfredo Vargas WWWLWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
Feb. 20, 1999 Jose de Jesus Garcia WWLWWL Spotlight 29 Casino, Coachella WIN
KO
Oct. 24, 1998 Francisco Arreola WWWWWL Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Organisation NABO Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 22, 1998 Enrique Jupiter WWWWLL Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Organisation NABO Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 20, 1998 Juan Gerardo Cabrera WWWWWW Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Organisation NABO Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 16, 1998 Luis Samudio WWLLWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 22, 1997 Alfred Kotey LWLWLL Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Organisation NABO Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 27, 1997 Vincent Howard WWWDLW Caesars Tahoe, Stateline World Boxing Organisation NABO Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 14, 1997 Catalino Becerra WDWWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
April 21, 1997 Agapito Sanchez WWLWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Organisation NABO Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 3, 1997 Cedric Mingo WLWWLL Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim WIN
Corner retirement
Dec. 9, 1996 Rodrigo Valenzuela LLLDLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Corner retirement
Oct. 19, 1996 Darryl Pinckney LWLWLW Caesars Tahoe, Stateline WIN
Unanimous decision
July 8, 1996 Freddy Cruz WWWWLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Unanimous decision
April 29, 1996 Julio Gervacio WWWWL Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim WIN
KO
March 4, 1996 Hector Ulises Chong LLLLLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
Nov. 6, 1995 Julian Wheeler WWWWLW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 25, 1995 Miguel Rodriguez DDLLLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
July 10, 1995 Julio Cesar Portillo WWWWWL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
April 24, 1995 Julio Sanchez Leon WLWLWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 30, 1995 Martin Ochoa LLLLLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 3, 1994 Israel Gonzalez Bringas LLLLLL Caesars Palace, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 12, 1994 Jose Luis Montes LLLWLL Monumental Plaza de Toros México, Mexico City WIN
KO
Oct. 1, 1994 Israel Flores WWLLWW Mexico City WIN
Points
Aug. 27, 1994 Gregorio Silva LWWWLL Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
May 7, 1994 Roman Poblano WWDW Mexico City WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 1, 1993 Isaac Cortes WWW Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 18, 1993 Israel Flores W Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
June 26, 1993 Javier Quiroz L Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
May 29, 1993 Javier Duran W Mexico City LOSS
DQ