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Kelson Pinto boxer

Kelson Pinto image
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 10½″/179cm
Debut 2000-12-15
Born 1976-11-26
Nationality Brazil
Residence Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
bouts
26
won
24
lost
2
draw
0
bouts
26
won
24
lost
2
draw
0
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 10½″/179cm
Debut 2000-12-15
Born 1976-11-26
Nationality Brazil
Residence Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

Pinto represented his native country in the light welterweight division at the 2000 Summer Olympics. He was eliminated in the second round by Uzbekistan's eventual gold medalist Mahammatkodir Abdoollayev.Pinto turned professional in 2000 and remained undefeated until fighting Miguel Cotto (whom he had defeated as an amateur) for the WBO junior welterweight title in 2004. Cotto defeated him by KO in 2004. In 2005, Pinto lost to veteran Vince Phillips.

Pinto represented his native country in the light welterweight division at the 2000 Summer Olympics. He was eliminated in the second round by Uzbekistan's eventual gold medalist Mahammatkodir Abdoollayev.Pinto turned professional in 2000 and remained undefeated until fighting Miguel Cotto (whom he had defeated as an amateur) for the WBO junior welterweight title in 2004. Cotto defeated him by KO in 2004. In 2005, Pinto lost to veteran Vince Phillips.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Aug. 4, 2006 Adriano De Souza L Ginasio Antonio Balbino, Salvador WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 13, 2005 Vince Phillips LLWWLW Convention Center, Ontario World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

LOSS
TD
Aug. 5, 2005 Cleber Leite LW Ginásio de Esportes Antônio Balbino, Salvador World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
KO
May 31, 2005 Jose Marcos do Espirito Santo L Salvador World Boxing Council Continental Americas Welterweight

WIN
KO
Sept. 11, 2004 Miguel Cotto WWWWWW Coliseo Jose Miguel Agrelot, Hato Rey vacant World Boxing Organisation World Super Lightweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Feb. 27, 2004 Jose Otavio da Silva WWLL Lauro de Freitas vacant World Boxing Organisation World Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 3, 2003 Nelson Felipe Dos Santos LLLL Lauro de Freitas vacant World Boxing Organisation World Super Lightweight

WIN
KO
June 17, 2003 Emanuel Augustus WWDWLL Sundance Square, Fort Worth WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 13, 2003 Richard Savage LWWWLW Don Haskins Center, El Paso vacant World Boxing Organisation NABO Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 19, 2002 Victor Luis Ferreira LLLLLL Ginásio de Esportes Antônio Balbino, Salvador World Boxing Organisation Latino Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 2, 2002 Arturo Reyes LLLLWL MGM Grand, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 29, 2002 Nelson Felipe Dos Santos LLL AABB Arena, Recife WIN
KO
July 25, 2002 Roger Benito Flores LLLWLL Ginásio de Esportes Antônio Balbino, Salvador WIN
Technical knockout
June 29, 2002 Dagoberto Najera WWWWLW Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim WIN
Unanimous decision
June 9, 2002 Jose Otavio da Silva WWL Ginasio de Esportes, Lauro de Freitas WIN
Technical knockout
May 1, 2002 Luiz Antonio Da Silva Ferreira LLWWWW Ginasio Constantino Constancio Viera, Aracaju Brazilian Super Lightweight

World Boxing Organisation Latino Super Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 30, 2002 Mauro Lucero WLLWLL Pomona WIN
KO
March 16, 2002 Gustavo Tapia LWLLWL Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas WIN
KO
Nov. 16, 2001 Ulisses Pereira Recife WIN
KO
Sept. 8, 2001 Dwayne Pope Lawlor Events Center, Reno WIN
KO
July 31, 2001 Jose Carlos Costa WWWLLL Lauro de Freitas Brazilian Welterweight

WIN
KO
April 29, 2001 Anivaldo Bispo LL Salvador Brazilian Welterweight

WIN
KO
March 31, 2001 Cirilo Coronel Campos LLLLLL Lauro de Freitas Brazilian Welterweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 20, 2001 Balbino dos Santos LLLLL Brazilian Welterweight

WIN
KO
Jan. 27, 2001 Jose Inacio De Sa Ginásio de Esportes Nilson Nelson, Brasília WIN
KO
Dec. 15, 2000 Francisco Antonio Martinez WLW Centro de Espectaculos Modelo, Ciudad Obregon WIN
Technical knockout