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Lupe Madera boxer

Lupe Madera image
Status inactive
Age 52
Division light flyweight
Height 5′ 0″/152cm
Debut 1972-01-12
Born 1952-12-17
Death 2005-12-03
Nationality Mexico
Residence Merida, Yucatán, Mexico
bouts
53
won
37
lost
15
draw
1
bouts
53
won
37
lost
15
draw
1
Status inactive
Age 52
Division light flyweight
Height 5′ 0″/152cm
Debut 1972-01-12
Born 1952-12-17
Death 2005-12-03
Nationality Mexico
Residence Merida, Yucatán, Mexico

Lupe Madera was born in Sotuta, Yucatán, Mexico. He turned pro in 1972 and was considered a journeyman for most of his career. In 1982, he was granted a shot at WBA light flyweight title holder Katsuo Tokashiki, but lost a split decision. The following year they fought a rematch, and the fight was ruled a draw. Three months later, they fought again, with Madera winning a technical decision after four rounds and capturing the title. Three months later, they again fought, with Madera successfully defending by winning a decision. The following year he lost the belt to Francisco Quiroz by KO, and never fought again.Prior to becoming a world champion, Madera had served as sparring partner for notable Mexican boxers such as Miguel Canto, Guty Espadas, and Juan Herrera.

Lupe Madera was born in Sotuta, Yucatán, Mexico. He turned pro in 1972 and was considered a journeyman for most of his career. In 1982, he was granted a shot at WBA light flyweight title holder Katsuo Tokashiki, but lost a split decision. The following year they fought a rematch, and the fight was ruled a draw. Three months later, they fought again, with Madera winning a technical decision after four rounds and capturing the title. Three months later, they again fought, with Madera successfully defending by winning a decision. The following year he lost the belt to Francisco Quiroz by KO, and never fought again.Prior to becoming a world champion, Madera had served as sparring partner for notable Mexican boxers such as Miguel Canto, Guty Espadas, and Juan Herrera.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
May 19, 1984 Francisco Quiroz LWDWW Maracaibo World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

LOSS
KO
Oct. 23, 1983 Katsuo Tokashiki WWWWDL Nakajima Sports Center, Sapporo World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
July 10, 1983 Katsuo Tokashiki WWWWWD Korakuen Hall World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
TD
April 10, 1983 Katsuo Tokashiki WWWWWW Korakuen Hall World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

DRAW
Points
Feb. 5, 1983 Juan Manuel Rios LWL Merida World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 11, 1982 Venancio Rosas WLLLLL Merida World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
July 24, 1982 Pedro Flores WWWLWL Carte Clara Baseball Park, Merida World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
April 4, 1982 Katsuo Tokashiki WWWWWW Miyagi Sports Center, Sendai World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Dec. 19, 1981 Diego Franco LWWLWW Carte Clara Baseball Park, Merida World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
Sept. 26, 1981 Ricardo Lopez LLLWLL Carte Clara Baseball Park, Merida World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 22, 1981 Ricardo Lopez LLLLWL Merida World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
June 6, 1981 Pedro Galaviz LWWWLL Merida World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
March 29, 1981 Victor Mendez WWWW Villahermosa World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 16, 1981 Elfego Lopez WW Villahermosa World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 9, 1980 German Torres WWWWWW Pavillón Azteca, Mexico City Mexico Light Flyweight

LOSS
TD
Sept. 12, 1980 Martin Gonzalez Merida Mexico Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 20, 1980 Elid Fernandez WWLLLD Merida Mexico Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
June 14, 1980 Candido Tellez WWWWWW Merida Mexico Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
March 28, 1980 Candido Tellez WLWWWW Mexico City Mexico Light Flyweight

LOSS
KO
Dec. 9, 1979 Elid Fernandez LWLWWW Tuxtla Gutierrez Mexico Light Flyweight

LOSS
TD
Oct. 13, 1979 Jose Zavala W Arena Coliseo, Mexico City Mexico Light Flyweight

LOSS
DQ
Aug. 11, 1979 Cecilio Ostos LLLLW Merida Mexico Light Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 26, 1979 Amado Ursua WWWWWW Merida Mexico Light Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 5, 1979 Joey Olivo WWWWWW Houston NABF Light Flyweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Jan. 31, 1979 Juan Zarate WWLWWL Merida WIN
KO
Jan. 1, 1979 Rocky Mijares WWDLLL Arena Olímpico Laguna, Gomez Palacio WIN
Points
Oct. 21, 1978 Juan Alvarez LLWLWL Merida WIN
Points
July 29, 1978 Pedro Galaviz WWLWWL Merida LOSS
KO
June 15, 1978 Jorge Manuel Vera WLWW Merida WIN
KO
May 2, 1978 Juan Jose Guzman LLLWWL Merida WIN
KO
Nov. 30, 1977 German Torres WWLWWW Estadio Nacional, Santiago de Chile LOSS
Points
Sept. 17, 1977 Matias Marin LWWL Parque Carta Clara, Merida WIN
DQ
April 24, 1977 Hector Melendez WWWWWL Nuevo Circo, Caracas LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 29, 1976 Daniel Guillen Campeche WIN
Points
Oct. 3, 1976 Luis Mata WWLLLL Nuevo Circo, Caracas WIN
KO
May 15, 1976 Jaime Rios WWWWWW Parque Carta Clara, Merida LOSS
Points
March 6, 1976 Jose Luis Lara Estadio Adolfo López Mateos, Reynosa WIN
Points
Dec. 13, 1975 Ruben Mancilla WD Parque Carta Clara, Merida WIN
Points
Oct. 25, 1975 Luis Key Merida WIN
Points
Sept. 27, 1975 Rudy Escobar W Merida WIN
KO
July 18, 1975 Miguel Canto WWWWWW Cozumel LOSS
Technical knockout
June 7, 1975 Mulato Morales WW Campeche WIN
KO
April 23, 1975 Jose Cabrera Merida WIN
KO
May 7, 1974 Rayito De Izamal LL Villahermosa WIN
KO
Dec. 8, 1973 Virgilio Estrella LWLLWL Merida LOSS
KO
Oct. 14, 1973 Panchito Morales W Merida WIN
Points
Oct. 5, 1972 Freddy Castillo WLWDWD Merida LOSS
Points
July 5, 1972 Panchito Caamal Valladolid WIN
KO
June 28, 1972 Herbert Caballera Merida WIN
KO
June 14, 1972 Jesus Herrera Merida WIN
KO
May 31, 1972 Ranulfo Cano L Merida WIN
KO
Jan. 18, 1972 Gonzalo Gonzalez Merida LOSS
Points
Jan. 12, 1972 Victor Canul Tizimin WIN
KO