Rafael Limon boxer

Rafael Limon boxer
bouts
78
won
53
lost
23
draw
2
Status
inactive
Division
super featherweight
Debut
1972-12-05
Height
5′ 5½″/166cm
Reach
66″/168cm
Age
-
Born
1954-01-13
Death
-
Nationality
Mexico

Born on January 13, 1954, Limón is best known for his four-bout rivalry with Bobby Chacon. Their first fight took place on December 7, 1975, in Mexicali, Mexico, Limón defeating a heavily favoured Chacon in a ten-round decision.Negotiations took place in 1977-78 to pit Limón against the WBA's world junior lightweight champion, Samuel Serrano. However, the fight never took place.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1994-09-07 John Armijo WWLLWW Huntington Park Casino, Huntington Park LOST
KO
1993-05-15 Gregorio Balcazar WWWW Cancun LOST
Corner retirement
1991-08-23 Felipe Rojas LWLWL Acapulco WIN
1991-05-31 Zorrita Gonzalez L Ciudad Acuna WIN
Points
1990-11-01 Moises Perches LLW Mazatlan LOST
KO
1990-06-21 Angel Hernandez WWWWWW El San Juan Hotel & Casino, San Juan LOST
Technical knockout
1990-03-08 Sharmba Mitchell WWWWWW Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City LOST
Unanimous decision
1989-10-18 Momong Mana-ay WLWLWL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu LOST
Unanimous decision
1989-04-30 Chil-Sung Jun LWWWWW Jeonju LOST
Points
1988-12-23 Rolando Navarrete WLWWWW Rizal Memorial Coliseum, Manila LOST
Unanimous decision
1988-06-04 Julio Cesar Chavez WWWWWW Mazatlan LOST
Technical knockout
1987-08-29 Santos Moreno LLLLLL WIN
KO
1986-05-05 Oscar Bejines LWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOST
Technical knockout
1983-08-07 Hector Camacho WWWWWW Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan LOST
Technical knockout
1982-12-11 Bobby Chacon LWWWWW Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento LOST
Unanimous decision
1982-09-18 Chung Il Choi WWWWLW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Technical knockout
1982-05-29 Rolando Navarrete WWWWWW The Aladdin, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1981-12-10 Darrell Stovall LWWLLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Technical knockout
1981-03-08 Cornelius Boza-Edwards WWWLWW Civic Auditorium, Stockton LOST
Unanimous decision
1980-12-11 Idelfonso Bethelmy DWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Technical knockout
1980-07-24 Frankie Baltazar WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Technical knockout
1980-04-25 Frank Ahumada LWLLLL Convention Center, Anaheim WIN
Unanimous decision
1980-03-21 Bobby Chacon WWWDWL Forum, Inglewood LOST
Split-decision
1979-11-27 Faustino Pena Houston WIN
Unanimous decision
1979-07-08 Alexis Arguello WWWLWW Felt Forum, New York LOST
Technical knockout
1979-04-09 Bobby Chacon WLWWWW Sports Arena, Los Angeles DRAW
1979-02-26 Miguel Estrada LWWLLW Houston WIN
Technical knockout
1978-12-19 Robert Vasquez WWLDWW Houston WIN
KO
1978-12-04 Abraham Perez WLWWLL Arena Tijuana 72, Tijuana WIN
Technical knockout
1978-08-26 Jaime Nava WLLWWW Fresno WIN
Technical knockout
1978-08-06 Juan Villa WLWWLL Civic Auditorium, Stockton WIN
Technical knockout
1978-06-10 Rocky Ramon LDWWLW State Fair Arena, Oklahoma City WIN
Split-decision
1978-04-15 Isaac Marin WWLWLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
1978-03-04 Ernest Bing WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Technical knockout
1977-10-29 Benjamin Ortiz WWLWLL Forum, Inglewood WIN
Unanimous decision
1977-10-22 Aurelio Muniz WLLLLL Ciudad Mante LOST
1977-10-08 Ray Saldivar WLWWDW Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
1977-09-15 Hector Munoz LLWLLL Reynosa WIN
KO
1977-09-02 Antonio Llamas LLW Coatzacoalcos WIN
Technical knockout
1977-08-06 Mar Basa WWLWLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Technical knockout
1977-05-31 Augustin Estrada LLWLWW Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio WIN
Unanimous decision
1977-03-13 Leonardo Bermudez LWDLLW Culiacan DRAW
Points
1976-11-13 Chuy Rodriguez WLDWLW Estadio General Angel Flores, Culiacan WIN
Technical knockout
1976-10-02 Teruyoshi Noji WWLWLL Sports Arena, Los Angeles WIN
KO
1976-08-28 Lionel Rose WLWLLW Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
1976-08-06 Ruben Coria LDLLWL Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
1976-07-10 Ray Thomas LLLLLL Plaza de Toros, Ciudad Juarez WIN
Technical knockout
1976-06-07 Saul Montana WWWLWL Tijuana WIN
Points
1976-05-04 Antonio Medina Rodriguez LWWWLW Tijuana WIN
Points
1976-02-01 Vicente Blanco WWLWLD Plaza de Toros Calafia, Mexicali WIN
Unanimous decision
1975-12-07 Bobby Chacon WWWWLW Plaza de Toros Calafia, Mexicali WIN
Unanimous decision
1975-11-15 Juan Pablo Oropeza WWWWLW Mexico City WIN
Points
1975-09-13 Victor Ramirez LWLWLL Mexico City LOST
Points
1975-07-12 Jose Luis Meza WLLWWL Palacio de los Deportes, Mexico City WIN
Points
1975-06-14 Victor Ramirez WLLWLW Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
Points
1975-05-04 Memo Rodriguez WWWLLW Tuxtla Gutierrez LOST
Points
1975-03-15 Tomas Frias WLLWLW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Points
1975-02-08 Chuy Rodriguez WLWWWW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1975-01-03 Goyo Martinez LLLLWL Aguascalientes WIN
KO
1974-12-29 Jose Luis Navarette LWDWW Ciudad Juarez WIN
KO
1974-12-17 Edel Borunda WWWLLL Ciudad Juarez WIN
Technical knockout
1974-12-04 Memo Ramirez WLLWLW Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1974-10-28 Salvador Medina LWLWLL Mexico City WIN
KO
1974-09-28 Alejandro Perez WLWWWW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1974-09-14 Jose Pozos WLLLWL Arena Mexico, Mexico City WIN
KO
1974-07-20 Gaby Morgan WWW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City LOST
1974-06-01 Canelo Salinas LWWD Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1974-04-06 Antonio Nava LWWWW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City LOST
Technical knockout
1974-03-09 Chamaco Casanova LWWLLW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1974-01-19 Armando Estevez W Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1973-10-31 Canelo Salinas L Arena Coliseo, Mexico City LOST
Points
1973-09-20 Juan Ordonez LLWWDL Mexico City LOST
Technical knockout
1973-09-01 Ventura Perez Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
KO
1973-06-08 Carlos Mimila WW Mexico City LOST
Technical knockout
1973-03-21 Magdaleno Andrade W Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1973-02-10 Joel Carmona Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1973-02-03 Raul Juarez Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
Technical knockout
1972-12-05 Jose Garcia L Mexico City WIN
KO