Juan Zurita boxer

Juan Zurita boxer
bouts
155
won
131
lost
23
draw
1
Status
inactive
Division
lightweight
Debut
1932-02-13
Height
5′ 5″/165cm
Reach
66″/168cm
Age
82
Born
1917-05-12
Death
2000-03-24
Nationality
Mexico

Zurita was born on May 2, 1917 near Veracruz, Mexico on the Atlantic Coast. He began fighting professionally in early 1932, on the Western Mexican coast in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.Early in his career, Zurita won the Featherweight Championship of Mexico, defeating Joe Conde on February 24, 1934, in a twelve round points decision for the title. He defeated Joe Conde again in a rematch for the Featherweight Championship on March 11, 1939 in a twelve round points decision at the Arena Mexico in Mexico City.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1948-03-30 Canguro Varela debut Arena Sonora, Hermosillo WIN
KO
1945-04-18 Ike Williams WWWWLW El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City LOST
Technical knockout
1945-01-31 Mike Belloise LDWWLL Houston WIN
Corner retirement
1945-01-23 Paul Altman WLWWLW Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio WIN
KO
1944-11-17 Jerry Moore WLLWWL Civic Auditorium, San Francisco WIN
KO
1944-10-17 Aldo Spoldi LWLLLL Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio WIN
KO
1944-10-06 Pete Lello WLLLLL Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
KO
1944-03-31 Beau Jack WWDWLW Madison Square Garden, New York LOST
Unanimous decision
1944-03-08 Sammy Angott WLWWWD Gilmore Field, Los Angeles WIN
Unanimous decision
1943-12-30 Miguel Arroya debut Coliseo Olímpico, Guadalajara WIN
KO
1943-12-11 Enrique Cardoso WWWWLW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Points
1943-12-07 Baby Coullimber WWLWWD Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Points
1943-11-07 Young Finnigan WLWWWD Estadio Olimpico, Panama City WIN
KO
1943-10-24 Aquilino Allen WLLWWW Estadio Olimpico, Panama City WIN
Points
1943-09-26 Rafael Hurtado LLWLWW Estadio Olimpico, Panama City WIN
Points
1943-06-15 Slugger White WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOST
Unanimous decision
1943-05-21 Henry Vasquez LWLWWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Unanimous decision
1943-04-30 Joey Silva WLWLLL Las Vegas WIN
Points
1943-03-19 Joey Peralta WWWWLL Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Points
1943-02-22 Jimmy Florita WDWLWL Civic Auditorium, Stockton WIN
Points
1943-02-08 Vern Bybee LWWWWW Civic Auditorium, San Francisco WIN
Points
1943-01-22 Eddie Marcus WDWLLW Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
KO
1942-12-04 Chuck Railey LLLDLW Coliseum, San Diego WIN
Technical knockout
1942-11-27 Chester Slider WWWWWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Unanimous decision
1942-11-02 Panama Brown debut Coliseo Olímpico, Guadalajara WIN
KO
1942-10-13 Henry Armstrong WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOST
KO
1942-09-11 Jimmy Hatcher WWDWWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Technical knockout
1942-09-02 Chester Slider WWWWWW Auditorium, Oakland WIN
Points
1942-08-19 Henry Woods WLWWWD Auditorium, Oakland WIN
Points
1942-07-24 Richie Lemos LWLLLW Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Unanimous decision
1942-05-30 Fillo Gonzalez LWDWLW Plaza de Toros, Tijuana WIN
Technical knockout
1942-05-15 Quentin Breese LLLLLD Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Unanimous decision
1942-04-07 Jimmy Florita WLWLWD Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
1942-03-13 Ray Price WLLWLW Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Points
1941-12-12 Billy Hale WWWWWW Coliseum, San Diego WIN
KO
1941-12-05 Guy Serean WLWWLL Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
KO
1941-11-14 George Latka DLWWWW Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Points
1941-09-13 Fillo Gonzalez WLWWLL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1941-08-02 Joe Pedroso WDWWDW Arena Cristal, Havana WIN
Points
1941-07-19 Mario Baeza WLWWW Arena Cristal, Havana WIN
KO
1941-06-28 Baby Coullimber WWLWWW Arena Cristal, Havana WIN
Points
1941-05-31 Ventura Marquez WLWDLW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
KO
1941-05-17 Carlos Miranda WWWWLL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
KO
1941-04-26 Raul de la Torre W Arena Nacional, Mexico City LOST
KO
1941-04-08 Lloyd Pine LDWWWD Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio WIN
Points
1941-03-22 Enrique Cardoso WLWLLW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1941-02-15 Lupe Gonzalez WLWWWW Coliseo Olímpico, Guadalajara WIN
Points
1940-12-13 Nick Peters WLLLLL Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio WIN
Points
1940-11-30 Memo Llanes DWLWDD Arena Nacional, Mexico City LOST
Points
1940-11-16 Fred Taylor LWLWLL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1940-11-09 Lupe Gonzalez WWLDWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1940-10-26 Rodolfo Ramirez WWDWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City LOST
Points
1940-09-10 Carlos Manzano WLWWLW Plaza de Toros, Nuevo Laredo WIN
KO
1940-08-14 Fred Taylor LWLWLW Arena La Cancha, Torreon WIN
Points
1940-07-21 Speedy Dado LLLLWL Arena Progreso, Guadalajara WIN
Technical knockout
1940-06-01 Max Tarley LDDLDD Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
KO
1940-05-02 Johnny Stevens WWWDWW Palacio de los Deportes, Mexico City WIN
Points
1939-12-16 Rodolfo Ramirez WWWWWW Arena Mexico, Mexico City LOST
Technical knockout
1939-11-26 Joe Conde DWLWWL Hermosillo WIN
Points
1939-10-11 Tony Mar WWLDLL Nogales WIN
Points
1939-09-02 Rodolfo Ramirez DWWWWD Arena Mexico, Mexico City LOST
KO
1939-08-12 Carlos Malacara WLWWLL Mexico City WIN
1939-07-01 Tony Mar LLWWWW Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Points
1939-05-23 Kallo Alphesa LLWLWL Walkathon Arena, San Antonio WIN
Technical knockout
1939-05-15 Jimmy Hatcher WWLWWW Walkathon Arena, San Antonio WIN
Unanimous decision
1939-05-01 Tony Mar LWDWWL Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Points
1939-03-11 Joe Conde LLDDDW Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Points
1939-02-11 Tiburcio De La Rosa WWWLWW Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
KO
1939-01-28 Carlos Malacara WWDWDW Arena Mexico, Mexico City LOST
Points
1938-12-03 Tony Mar WDWWLW Arena Mexico, Mexico City DRAW
Points
1938-11-05 Panchito Villa WWLWWL Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Points
1938-09-10 Joe Conde LDLLLL Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Points
1938-08-20 Rodolfo Casanova WLLLLW Arena Mexico, Mexico City LOST
Technical knockout
1938-07-09 Felipe Andrade LLLLLL Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara WIN
KO
1938-06-18 Rodolfo Casanova LWWLLL Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara WIN
KO
1938-06-04 Joe Conde LLWLDL Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara WIN
Points
1938-06-01 Salvador Cecena WWLWWL Tepic WIN
KO
1938-05-14 Lupe Gonzalez WDLWWL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1938-05-07 Ricardo Manzanillo WWWWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1938-05-02 Joe Conde WLLWLD Leon WIN
Points
1938-02-19 Emilio Magana DWWDWL Arena Mexico, Mexico City LOST
Points
1938-01-15 Joe Conde WLWWWL El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City WIN
Points
1937-12-12 Nava Esparza debut Xalapa WIN
KO
1937-12-04 Pelon Guerra LLLWWD Xalapa WIN
KO
1937-11-27 Joe Conde LWLWWW Guadalajara WIN
Points
1937-10-09 Sebastian Gonzalez WWLLL Monterrey WIN
KO
1937-07-31 Enrique Rodea WWWWLW Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Points
1937-07-10 Joe Conde WLWWWL Monterrey WIN
Points
1937-06-26 Rodolfo Casanova LWLWWW Arena Mexico, Mexico City LOST
Technical knockout
1937-06-12 Panchon Martinez WDLWL Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
KO
1937-05-08 Manuel Villa I LWWWWW Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Points
1937-04-03 Cleo McNeal WWLWWD Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Points
1937-03-21 Panchito Villa LWWWWW Monterrey WIN
Points
1937-02-06 Pedro Ortega DLWWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1937-01-30 Ricardo Manzanillo WWWLW Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara WIN
Points
1937-01-16 Joe Conde WWWWLW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1937-01-10 Lalo Mendoza LLLLL Pachuca WIN
Points
1937-01-01 Baltasar Sangchili WWWLLW El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City WIN
Points
1936-10-07 Joe Lucero DWDLWL Labor Temple, Tucson WIN
Technical knockout
1936-10-05 Tommy Brown DWWWLW Ajo WIN
KO
1936-09-21 Ricardo Manzanillo WLLWWW Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara WIN
KO
1936-08-18 Henry Armstrong LLWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOST
KO
1936-08-16 Juan Cervantes DLWL Leon WIN
Points
1936-07-24 Midget Wolgast WLWWWD Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Points
1936-07-17 Paco Villa LLLLLW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1936-06-25 Ricardo Manzanillo LWWLWL Leon WIN
Points
1936-05-17 Chico Cisneros WWWWLW Guadalajara WIN
Points
1936-04-25 Rodolfo Casanova WWWWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City LOST
Points
1936-04-12 Kid Barrilito WWWDLW Tampico WIN
KO
1936-03-28 Midget Wolgast WLWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
KO
1936-02-15 Georgie Hansford DLLDDW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1936-01-01 Joey Dodge LDWLWL El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City WIN
KO
1935-09-18 Joseph Decico WWWDWD Forum, Montreal WIN
Unanimous decision
1935-08-07 Bobby Fernandez WDLWLL El Paso WIN
Points
1935-07-16 Georgie Hawks debut Laredo WIN
KO
1935-06-28 Midget Wolgast WWLWLW Legion Stadium, Hollywood LOST
Points
1935-06-19 Bobby Fernandez LWWDLW Arena Panamericana, Ciudad Juarez WIN
Technical knockout
1935-05-31 Midget Wolgast DWWLWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood LOST
Points
1935-04-27 Rodolfo Casanova LWWWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City LOST
Points
1935-03-31 Sixto Escobar DWWWWW El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City WIN
Points
1935-02-21 Midget Wolgast LWDDDW Wrigley Field, Los Angeles LOST
Points
1935-01-18 Gene Espinosa LWWDLW Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Points
1935-01-04 Pablo Dano WWWWDW Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Unanimous decision
1934-11-25 Chico Cisneros WWWWLD Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara WIN
Points
1934-11-04 Chico Cisneros WWWWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1934-09-15 Rodolfo Casanova WWWWLL Arena Nacional, Mexico City LOST
KO
1934-08-11 Gene Espinosa WWDLWL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1934-07-07 Joe Conde LWWLLW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1934-07-01 Pelon Guerra LWWWWL Arena Cine Royal, Guadalajara WIN
Technical knockout
1934-06-16 Ricardo Manzanillo LWWWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1934-05-19 Cris Pineda DWLWWL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
KO
1934-04-07 Eddie Trujillo WWLLLL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1934-03-19 Eddie Ruiz W Plaza de Toros Rea, Mazatlan WIN
KO
1934-03-10 Carlos Ibarra WLWWLW Arena Cine Royal, Guadalajara WIN
Points
1934-02-24 Joe Conde DWLLWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1934-02-03 Joe Conde WDWLLW Arena Nacional, Mexico City LOST
Points
1934-01-27 Ricardo Manzanillo WWWWLW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-12-09 Cris Pineda LLLWLD Arena Nacional, Mexico City LOST
Points
1933-11-25 Pelon Guerra LLDDWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-11-04 Baby Palmore LWLLLL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-10-21 Baby Nationalista LLLLLL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
KO
1933-09-23 Harry Fierro WLLDLL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-09-09 Pancho Varela WWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-07-29 Sabino Tirado WWLLWL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-07-01 Juan Rivero L Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-05-27 Carlos Ibarra DWLWWL Arena Nacional, Mexico City LOST
Points
1933-05-20 Guillermo Saucedo LLLL Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
KO
1933-05-06 Justo Jimenez debut Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-04-22 Paco Villa WLLLWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-04-02 Felix Perez WL El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City WIN
Points
1933-03-18 Rodolfo Camacho WDD El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1933-02-19 Rafael Casanova debut Arena Progreso, Guadalajara WIN
KO
1933-02-11 Juan Sandoval debut Arena Colon, Guadalajara WIN
Points
1932-12-14 Eddie Kidd debut Guadalajara WIN
Points
1932-02-13 Kid Nacho debut Arena Progreso, Guadalajara WIN
Points