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Julio Cesar Chavez boxer

Julio Cesar Chavez image
Status inactive
Division super lightweight
Height 5′ 7½″/171cm
Reach 66½″/169cm
Debut 1980-02-05
Born 1962-07-12
Nationality Mexico
Residence Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico
bouts
115
won
107
lost
6
draw
2
bouts
115
won
107
lost
6
draw
2
Status inactive
Division super lightweight
Height 5′ 7½″/171cm
Reach 66½″/169cm
Debut 1980-02-05
Born 1962-07-12
Nationality Mexico
Residence Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico

Julio César Chávez González (Spanish pronunciation: ˈxuljo ˈsesaɾ ˈtʃaβez ɣonˈsales; born July 12, 1962), also known as Julio César Chávez Sr., is a Mexican former professional boxer who competed from 1980 to 2005.A multiple-time world champion in three weight divisions, Chávez was listed by The Ring magazine as the world's best boxer, pound for pound, from 1990 to 1993. During his career he held the WBC super featherweight title from 1984 to 1987, the WBA and WBC lightweight titles between 1987 and 1989, the WBC light welterweight title twice between 1989 and 1996, and the IBF light welterweight title from 1990 to 1991. He also held the Ring magazine and lineal lightweight titles from 1988 to 1989, and the lineal light welterweight title twice between 1990 and 1996. Chávez was named Fighter of the Year for 1987 and 1990 by the Boxing Writers Association of America and The Ring respectively.citation needed

Julio César Chávez González (Spanish pronunciation: ˈxuljo ˈsesaɾ ˈtʃaβez ɣonˈsales; born July 12, 1962), also known as Julio César Chávez Sr., is a Mexican former professional boxer who competed from 1980 to 2005.A multiple-time world champion in three weight divisions, Chávez was listed by The Ring magazine as the world's best boxer, pound for pound, from 1990 to 1993. During his career he held the WBC super featherweight title from 1984 to 1987, the WBA and WBC lightweight titles between 1987 and 1989, the WBC light welterweight title twice between 1989 and 1996, and the IBF light welterweight title from 1990 to 1991. He also held the Ring magazine and lineal lightweight titles from 1988 to 1989, and the lineal light welterweight title twice between 1990 and 1996. Chávez was named Fighter of the Year for 1987 and 1990 by the Boxing Writers Association of America and The Ring respectively.citation needed

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Sept. 17, 2005 Grover Wiley WWWLWL America West Arena, Phoenix LOSS
Corner retirement
May 28, 2005 Ivan Robinson LDWLLW Staples Center, Los Angeles WIN
Unanimous decision
May 22, 2004 Frankie Randall LWWLWL Plaza de Toros, Mexico City WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 22, 2003 Willy Wise LWWLLL Centro de Espectaculos Alamar, Tijuana WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 24, 2001 Terry Thomas LWLWWW Plaza de Toros, Ciudad Juarez WIN
Technical knockout
July 29, 2000 Kostya Tszyu WWWWWW Veteran's Memorial Coliseum, Phoenix World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Dec. 18, 1999 Buck Smith LL Culiacan World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 2, 1999 Willy Wise WWWLLL Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas LOSS
Unanimous decision
July 10, 1999 Marty Jakubowski LWWWWW Plaza de Toros Calafia, Mexicali WIN
Technical knockout
April 1, 1999 Verdell Smith LWWLW Don Haskins Center, El Paso WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 18, 1998 Oscar De La Hoya WWWWWW Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Welterweight

LOSS
Corner retirement
June 25, 1998 Ken Sigurani WLWWWW Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket WIN
Technical knockout
March 7, 1998 Miguel Angel Gonzalez WWWWLW Monumental Plaza de Toros México, Mexico City vacant World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

DRAW
Split-decision
June 28, 1997 Larry LaCoursiere LWLLWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
March 29, 1997 Tony Martin WLWWWW Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 12, 1996 Joey Gamache WWWWWW Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim WIN
Corner retirement
June 7, 1996 Oscar De La Hoya WWWWWW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Feb. 9, 1996 Scott Walker WWWWWW Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 16, 1995 David Kamau WWWWWW Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
July 29, 1995 Craig Houk LLWLLW United Center, Chicago WIN
KO
April 8, 1995 Giovanni Parisi WWWWWW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 10, 1994 Tony Lopez WWLWWW Estadio de Beisbol, Monterrey World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 17, 1994 Meldrick Taylor WLLWWW MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 7, 1994 Frankie Randall WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
TD
Jan. 29, 1994 Frankie Randall WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Dec. 18, 1993 Andy Holligan WWWWWW Estadio Cuauhtemoc, Puebla World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Oct. 30, 1993 Mike Powell WWLLWL Ciudad Juarez World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 10, 1993 Pernell Whitaker WWWWWW Alamodome, San Antonio World Boxing Council World Welterweight

DRAW
Majority decision
May 8, 1993 Terrence Alli WWWWWW Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 10, 1993 Silvio Walter Rojas WWWWLL Auditorio Benito Juarez, Guadalajara WIN
KO
Feb. 20, 1993 Greg Haugen WLWWWW Estadio Azteca, Mexico City World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 13, 1992 Marty Jakubowski WWWWWW Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 31, 1992 Bruce Pearson LLLLLL Culiacan WIN
KO
Sept. 12, 1992 Hector Camacho WWWLWW Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 1, 1992 Frankie Mitchell WLWWWW Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 10, 1992 Angel Hernandez WWWWWW El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 13, 1992 Juan Soberanes LWDLLL La Paz WIN
KO
Dec. 13, 1991 Ignacio Perdomo WWWWLW Hermosillo WIN
Corner retirement
Nov. 11, 1991 Jorge Alberto Melian WWWWWW Mexico City WIN
KO
Sept. 14, 1991 Lonnie Smith WWWWWW Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
April 26, 1991 Tommy Small WWWWWW Estadio General Angel Flores, Culiacan WIN
KO
March 18, 1991 John Duplessis WWWWWW Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas International Boxing Federation World Super Lightweight

World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 8, 1990 Kyung-Duk Ahn WWWWWW Convention Center, Atlantic City International Boxing Federation World Super Lightweight

World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 8, 1990 Jaime Balboa WLLLWW Mazatlan WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 18, 1990 Russell Mosley WWLLDL Culiacan WIN
KO
July 5, 1990 Akwei Addo WWLWWW Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid WIN
KO
March 17, 1990 Meldrick Taylor WWWWWW Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas International Boxing Federation World Super Lightweight

World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 16, 1989 Alberto de las Mercedes Cortes WWWWWW Palacio de los Deportes, Mexico City World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 18, 1989 Sammy Fuentes WWWWDW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Oct. 27, 1989 Ramon Aramburu L Mazatlan World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 9, 1989 Rodolfo Batta WWLLWL Plaza de Toros El Toreo, Tijuana WIN
KO
July 30, 1989 Kenny Vice WWWWWW Convention Center, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
May 13, 1989 Roger Mayweather WWWWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Oct. 29, 1988 Jose Luis Ramirez WWWWWW Las Vegas Hilton, Hilton Center, Las Vegas World Boxing Association World Lightweight

World Boxing Council World Lightweight

WIN
TD
Aug. 1, 1988 Vernon Buchanan WWWLWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
June 4, 1988 Rafael Limon WWLLLW Mazatlan WIN
Technical knockout
April 16, 1988 Rodolfo Aguilar DWWWWW Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas World Boxing Association World Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 5, 1988 Nicky Perez LWWWWW Tijuana WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 21, 1987 Edwin Rosario WWLWWW Las Vegas Hilton, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas World Boxing Association World Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 21, 1987 Danilo Cabrera WWWWLW Hipódromo de Agua Caliente, Tijuana World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
April 18, 1987 Francisco Tomas da Cruz WWWWWW Nimes World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 12, 1986 Juan Laporte LLWLWW Madison Square Garden, New York World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 3, 1986 Rocky Lockridge WWWLWW Stade Louis II, Fontvieille World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Majority decision
June 13, 1986 Refugio Rojas LWWWWW Madison Square Garden, New York World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 15, 1986 Faustino Martire Barrios DLWWWW Stade Pierre-de-Coubertin, Paris World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 22, 1986 Roberto Collins LLLLLL Riviera Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
KO
Dec. 19, 1985 Jeff Bumpus WWWWLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
TD
Sept. 21, 1985 Dwight Pratchett LWLLWW Riviera Hotel & Casino, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
July 7, 1985 Roger Mayweather LLWWWW Riviera Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 19, 1985 Ruben Castillo WWWWWW Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 1, 1985 Manuel Hernandez WWWWDL El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 13, 1984 Mario Martinez WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles vacant World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 13, 1984 Delfino Mendoza WWWLWL Hermosillo vacant World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
May 4, 1984 Ramon Avitia WLLWLW Culiacan vacant World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 30, 1983 Armando Flores Mazatlan vacant World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
Sept. 1, 1983 Adriano Arreola WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles vacant World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Points
July 16, 1983 Benjamin Abarca LLLLLL Culiacan vacant World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
June 15, 1983 Romero Sandoval WWLLLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
May 1, 1983 Javier Fragoso LL Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan WIN
KO
April 4, 1983 Ernesto Herrera LLWLLL Tijuana WIN
KO
Feb. 25, 1983 Othoniel Lopez WL Ensenada WIN
KO
Dec. 11, 1982 Jerry Lewis WLWWWL Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
DQ
Oct. 23, 1982 Jerry Lewis LWLWWW Tijuana WIN
KO
Sept. 27, 1982 Jose Resendez LLLLLL Auditorio Municipal, Tijuana WIN
KO
Aug. 20, 1982 Santos Rodriguez WWLWLD Culiacan WIN
KO
July 19, 1982 Gustavo Salgado WWWLLL Auditorio Municipal, Tijuana WIN
KO
May 8, 1982 Juan Carlos Alvarado LWWLWL Culiacan WIN
KO
April 26, 1982 Benjamin Abarca WWLLLL Tijuana WIN
Points
March 11, 1982 Johnny Jensen LLLLLL Tijuana WIN
KO
Feb. 19, 1982 Carlos Bryant WLDLDL Culiacan WIN
KO
Feb. 4, 1982 Ramon Peraza LLLWLL Tijuana WIN
KO
Jan. 29, 1982 Jesus Garcia L Guamuchil WIN
KO
Jan. 12, 1982 Ramon Luque L Tijuana WIN
KO
Dec. 17, 1981 Manuel Vazquez LLWWWW Culiacan WIN
KO
Oct. 19, 1981 Jose Angel Medina WLL Tijuana WIN
KO
Sept. 25, 1981 Jorge Ramirez WLWWWW Culiacan WIN
KO
Aug. 31, 1981 Daniel Felizardo LLLLLL Tijuana WIN
KO
Aug. 7, 1981 Jesus Cuate Lara LLLLLL Culiacan WIN
KO
July 27, 1981 Daniel Martinez WW Tijuana WIN
KO
July 10, 1981 Bobby Fernandez Culiacan WIN
KO
June 26, 1981 Fidel Navarro Culiacan WIN
KO
June 5, 1981 Victor Gamez Culiacan WIN
KO
May 8, 1981 Eduardo Lalo Acosta WLWWWL Culiacan WIN
KO
March 4, 1981 Miguel Ruiz LLLLLL Culiacan WIN
KO
Feb. 2, 1981 Julian Gaxiola LWLWL Tijuana WIN
KO
Dec. 15, 1980 Roberto Flores LLWLLL Culiacan WIN
KO
Nov. 26, 1980 Andres Felix LL Culiacan WIN
KO
Oct. 13, 1980 Jesus Martinez Culiacan WIN
KO
Sept. 22, 1980 Jesus Cuate Lara LLLL Culiacan WIN
Points
Sept. 5, 1980 Miguel Cebrero Culiacan WIN
Points
July 18, 1980 Tito Geraldo Guamuchil WIN
Points
May 20, 1980 Roberto Garcia Guaymas WIN
Technical knockout
April 8, 1980 Ramon Flores Navojoa WIN
KO
March 3, 1980 Fidencio Cebreros Culiacan WIN
Points
Feb. 5, 1980 Andres Felix Culiacan WIN
KO