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Myung Woo Yuh boxer

Myung Woo Yuh image
Status inactive
Division light flyweight
Height 5′ 4″/163cm
Debut 1982-03-28
Born 1964-01-10
Nationality South Korea
Residence Suwon, South Korea
bouts
39
won
38
lost
1
draw
0
bouts
39
won
38
lost
1
draw
0
Status inactive
Division light flyweight
Height 5′ 4″/163cm
Debut 1982-03-28
Born 1964-01-10
Nationality South Korea
Residence Suwon, South Korea

Yuh made 17 successful title defenses during his first reign, the record for the 108-pound division, also referred to as the Light Flyweight Division. Yuh's record surpassed the previous record of 15 successful title defenses in a continuous reign set by former WBC light flyweight champion Jung Koo Chang. Yuh is one of only 5 fighters to have successfully defended their 108-pound title at least 10 times in one reign. Yoko Gushiken defended the WBA light flyweight title 13 times, Luis Estaba defended the WBC light flyweight title 11 times and Saman Sorjaturong made 10 successful title defenses of his light flyweight title.

Yuh made 17 successful title defenses during his first reign, the record for the 108-pound division, also referred to as the Light Flyweight Division. Yuh's record surpassed the previous record of 15 successful title defenses in a continuous reign set by former WBC light flyweight champion Jung Koo Chang. Yuh is one of only 5 fighters to have successfully defended their 108-pound title at least 10 times in one reign. Yoko Gushiken defended the WBA light flyweight title 13 times, Luis Estaba defended the WBC light flyweight title 11 times and Saman Sorjaturong made 10 successful title defenses of his light flyweight title.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
July 25, 1993 Yuichi Hosono LWWWWW Hyundai Hotel, Gyeongju World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 18, 1992 Hiroki Ioka WWWWWW Prefectural Gymnasium, Osaka World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Majority decision
Dec. 17, 1991 Hiroki Ioka WWWWWW Prefectural Gymnasium, Osaka World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

LOSS
Split-decision
April 28, 1991 Kajkong Danphuthai WWWWWW Masan Gymnasium, Masan World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 10, 1990 Leo Gamez WWWWWL Pohang Indoor Gymnasium, Pohang World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
April 29, 1990 Leo Gamez WWWWWW Intercontinental Hotel, Seoul World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Split-decision
Jan. 14, 1990 Hisashi Tokushima WLWWWD Sunin Gymnasium, Incheon World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 24, 1989 Kenbun Taiho LWWWWW Waikiki Hotel, Suanbo World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
June 11, 1989 Mario Alberto Demarco LWWWWW Dankook University Gym, Cheonan World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 12, 1989 Katsumi Komiyama WWDWWD Chungbok Gymnasium, Chongju World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 6, 1988 Udin Baharudin WWLDDL Swiss Grand Hotel, Seoul World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 28, 1988 Putt Ohyuthanakorn WLWWWL Sajik Gymnasium, Busan World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 12, 1988 Jose De Jesus LWWWWW Chungmu Gymnasium, Daejeon World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Split-decision
Feb. 7, 1988 Willy Salazar WWWWWW Munhwa Gymnasium, Seoul World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 20, 1987 Rodolfo Blanco WWWWWW Sunin Gymnasium, Incheon World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
June 7, 1987 Benedicto Murillo DDWWWW Sajik Gymnasium, Busan World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 1, 1987 Eduardo Tunon WWWLWW Chamsil Gymnasium, Seoul World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 30, 1986 Mario Alberto Demarco WDWWWW Hilton Convention Centre, Seoul WIN
Unanimous decision
June 14, 1986 Tomohiro Kiyuna WWWWWW Sum-In Gymnasium, Incheon World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
March 9, 1986 Jose De Jesus WWWWDW Boxing Gymnasium, Suwon World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 8, 1985 Joey Olivo WWWWWW Municipal Stadium, Daegu World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
Split-decision
Sept. 8, 1985 Oh Kong Son WWLWWW Seoul World Boxing Association World Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 24, 1985 Tubagus Jaya WLW Seoul OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 2, 1984 Edwin Inocencio WWWWLW Munhwa Gymnasium, Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
May 27, 1984 Bi-Won Jung WWDWLW Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
April 15, 1984 Little Baguio WWWWWW Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 4, 1983 Ha-Shik Lim DWL Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
March 5, 1983 Rae-Ki Ahn WWWWWW Munhwa Gymnasium, Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
Jan. 18, 1983 Kyung-Shik Park WLL Chungmu Gymnasium, Daejeon vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
Dec. 5, 1982 Ki-Young Kim LL Jinju vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 30, 1982 Ki-Chang Kim Daegu vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
July 31, 1982 HyoYoung Park Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
June 5, 1982 Man-Sok Yun Munhwa Gymnasium, Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
May 25, 1982 Ki-Soo Kim Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
May 23, 1982 Young Ri Moon Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
May 21, 1982 Joo-Ha Kwan Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
May 16, 1982 Chang Young Chang Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
April 28, 1982 JooYoung Lee Seoul vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points
March 28, 1982 Byung-Boum Choi Jinju vacant OPBF Light Flyweight

WIN
Points