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Marco Antonio Barrera boxer

Marco Antonio Barrera image
Status inactive
Division super bantamweight
Height 5′ 6″/168cm
Reach 70″/178cm
Debut 1989-11-22
Born 1974-01-17
Nationality Mexico
Residence Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
bouts
75
won
67
lost
7
draw
0
bouts
75
won
67
lost
7
draw
0
Status inactive
Division super bantamweight
Height 5′ 6″/168cm
Reach 70″/178cm
Debut 1989-11-22
Born 1974-01-17
Nationality Mexico
Residence Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico

Barrera is well known for his trilogy with fellow Mexican legend Érik Morales, his duology with Manny Pacquiao, and rivalry with Juan Manuel Márquez. ESPN ranked Barrera as number 43 on their list of the 50 greatest boxers of all time. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2017.As an amateur, Barrera had a record of 104–4 and was a five-time Mexican national champion.

Barrera is well known for his trilogy with fellow Mexican legend Érik Morales, his duology with Manny Pacquiao, and rivalry with Juan Manuel Márquez. ESPN ranked Barrera as number 43 on their list of the 50 greatest boxers of all time. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2017.As an amateur, Barrera had a record of 104–4 and was a five-time Mexican national champion.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Feb. 12, 2011 Jose Arias WWWWWW Coliseo Olimpico de la UG, Guadalajara WIN
Technical knockout
June 26, 2010 Adailton De Jesus WLWWWW Alamodome, San Antonio WIN
Unanimous decision
March 14, 2009 Amir Khan WWWWLW M.E.N. Arena, Manchester World Boxing Association International Lightweight

vacant World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Lightweight

LOSS
TD
Jan. 31, 2009 Freudis Rojas DLLLLL Auditorio Telmex de UG, Zapopan WIN
DQ
Nov. 7, 2008 Sammy Ventura WLWLL Sichuan Gymnasium, Chengdu WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 6, 2007 Manny Pacquiao LWWWWW Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas World Boxing Council International Super Featherweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
March 17, 2007 Juan Manuel Marquez DWWLWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Sept. 16, 2006 Rocky Juarez WWLWWL MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
May 20, 2006 Rocky Juarez WWWLWW Staples Center, Los Angeles World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Split-decision
Sept. 17, 2005 Robbie Peden LWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas International Boxing Federation World Super Featherweight

World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
April 9, 2005 Mzonke Fana WWWWWW Don Haskins Center, El Paso World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
Nov. 27, 2004 Erik Morales WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

WIN
Majority decision
June 19, 2004 Paulie Ayala WWWWLW Home Depot Center, Carson WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 15, 2003 Manny Pacquiao WDWWWW Alamodome, San Antonio LOSS
Technical knockout
April 12, 2003 Kevin Kelley LWLWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 2, 2002 Johnny Tapia WLWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
June 22, 2002 Erik Morales WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 8, 2001 Enrique Sanchez LWWWWD Lawlor Events Center, Reno WIN
Corner retirement
April 7, 2001 Naseem Hamed WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas vacant International Boxing Organization World Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 1, 2000 Jesus Salud WWWWWW Venetian Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Sept. 9, 2000 Jose Luis Valbuena WWWWWW New Orleans Arena, New Orleans World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
June 17, 2000 Luiz Claudio Freitas WWWWWW Arena Mexico, Mexico City World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 19, 2000 Erik Morales WWWWWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Dec. 18, 1999 Cesar Najera WLWD Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio
ND
Aug. 7, 1999 Pastor Humberto Maurin WWWWWW Taj Majal Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
April 3, 1999 Paul Lloyd WWWLWW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Oct. 31, 1998 Richie Wenton WWLWWW Convention Center, Atlantic City vacant World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Sept. 26, 1998 Pedro Javier Torres WLWWLW Caesars Tahoe, Stateline WIN
Technical knockout
May 16, 1998 Geronimo Cardoz WLLLLL Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
KO
Feb. 21, 1998 Angel Rosario LLWWLL Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
April 18, 1997 Junior Jones WWWWWW Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Nov. 22, 1996 Junior Jones WWWWWW Ice Palace, Tampa World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

LOSS
DQ
Sept. 14, 1996 Jesse Magana WWWWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 14, 1996 Orlando Fernandez WWLWWW Mammoth Gardens, Denver World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 4, 1996 Jesse Benavides WWLWWW Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 3, 1996 Kennedy McKinney WWWWLW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 4, 1995 Eddie Croft DWWWWL Caesars Palace, Las Vegas World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 22, 1995 Agapito Sanchez WWWLWW Civic Center, South Padre Island World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
July 15, 1995 Maui Diaz WWWLWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 2, 1995 Frankie Toledo WWWDWW Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 31, 1995 Daniel Jimenez WWWWWW Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim World Boxing Organisation World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 3, 1994 Eddie Cook LWWWLW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 22, 1994 Jesus Sarabia WWDLLL Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas Vacant WBA Penta-Continental Super Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 15, 1994 Israel Gonzalez Bringas WLLLLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
June 24, 1994 Miguel Espinoza WLDLWL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
April 13, 1994 Carlos Gabriel Salazar WWWLWW Estadio F.A.B., Buenos Aires WIN
Majority decision
March 1, 1994 Justo Zuniga LWLWLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
Nov. 27, 1993 Alejandro Sanabria WWLLLW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
KO
Aug. 28, 1993 Eduardo Ramirez DWWWLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood vacant NABF Super Flyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
July 12, 1993 Elidio Dominguez LLWWLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
May 22, 1993 Noe Santillana LLLWWW El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Naucalpan de Juárez Mexico Super Flyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
April 10, 1993 Facundo Rodriguez WWWWWL Auditorio Benito Juarez, Guadalajara Mexico Super Flyweight

WIN
KO
March 1, 1993 Ivan Salazar LWWWLW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 5, 1992 Angel Rosario LWWLLW El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 9, 1992 Esteban Ayala WWWWLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood Mexico Super Flyweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 2, 1992 Abner Barajas WLLWLL Guadalajara Mexico Super Flyweight

WIN
Points
July 11, 1992 Miguel Espinoza WLLLWW Mexico City Mexico Super Flyweight

WIN
KO
June 13, 1992 Jose Montiel WLLLLL Arena Coliseo, Mexico City Mexico Super Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 1, 1992 Josefino Suarez WLLWWW Mexico City vacant Mexico Super Flyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 7, 1991 Miguel Pina LLDLLL Mexico City WIN
KO
Nov. 2, 1991 Javier Diaz LLLLWL Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
DQ
Aug. 31, 1991 Sergio Aguila LWLWLL Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
June 29, 1991 Jaime Rojas WLWLWW Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
April 13, 1991 Juan Facundo Lopez LLWWWW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
March 9, 1991 Abel Hinojosa WWWW Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 9, 1991 Esteban Rodriguez WLLLLL Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 8, 1990 Ivan Salazar LWWWDW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Points
Oct. 13, 1990 Jose Yanez WLL Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 6, 1990 Pedro Martinez W Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 14, 1990 Sebastian Amica WL Acapulco WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 4, 1990 Federico Lara WWLLLW Mexico City WIN
KO
June 9, 1990 Oscar Granados LW Mexico City WIN
Points
May 18, 1990 Ignacio Jacome DLLWL Salamanca WIN
Points
Dec. 16, 1989 Federico Lara WWW Palacio de los Deportes, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 22, 1989 David Felix Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout