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Yong Soo Choi boxer

Yong Soo Choi image
Status inactive
Division lightweight
Height 5′ 8″/173cm
Reach 70″/178cm
Debut 1990-11-04
Born 1972-08-20
Nationality South Korea
Residence Siheung, South Korea
bouts
36
won
31
lost
4
draw
1
bouts
36
won
31
lost
4
draw
1
Status inactive
Division lightweight
Height 5′ 8″/173cm
Reach 70″/178cm
Debut 1990-11-04
Born 1972-08-20
Nationality South Korea
Residence Siheung, South Korea

In 1993, he won the Orient and Pacific Boxing Federation super featherweight title.In 1995, Choi became the WBA super featherweight champion with a technical KO win over Victor Hugo Paz. He defended the belt seven times before losing it to Takanori Hatakeyama in 1998.

In 1993, he won the Orient and Pacific Boxing Federation super featherweight title.In 1995, Choi became the WBA super featherweight champion with a technical KO win over Victor Hugo Paz. He defended the belt seven times before losing it to Takanori Hatakeyama in 1998.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Feb. 5, 2017 Nelson Tinampay WWWLLW Hilton Hotel, Seoul WIN
Technical knockout
April 16, 2016 Kazuya Nakano LWLDLW Hoseo Highschool, Dangjin WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 13, 2003 Sirimongkhon Iamthuam WWWWWW Korakuen Hall World Boxing Council World Super Featherweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
July 7, 2002 Suphachai Poh Surasak WW Sports Plaza, Yachimata WIN
KO
May 13, 2002 Dome Raksa WLLLLL Korakuen Hall WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 11, 1999 Joe Escriber WLLWLL Gyeongju Gymnasium, Gyeongju WIN
KO
June 19, 1999 Ariel Neri WLLWWL Grand Hotel, Busan WIN
KO
March 27, 1999 Ric Ramirez WDWLWL 88 Gymnasium, Seoul WIN
KO
Sept. 5, 1998 Takanori Hatakeyama WWWWDW Kokugikan LOSS
Majority decision
April 18, 1998 Gilberto Serrano WWWWWW Hilton Hotel, Seoul World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 5, 1997 Takanori Hatakeyama WWWWWW Ryogoku Sumo Arena DRAW
Points
May 24, 1997 Koji Matsumoto WWWWWW Suwon Gymnasium, Suwon World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 1, 1997 Lakva Sim WWWWW Songnam Gymnasium, Seoul World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Split-decision
Oct. 13, 1996 Yamato Mitani LWWWLW Metropolitan Gym World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
May 11, 1996 Orlando Soto WWWLWW Lotte Champiom Dept. Store, Jeju World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 27, 1996 Yamato Mitani WWLWWW Waseda University Auditorium World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 21, 1995 Victor Hugo Paz WWWWWW Estadio Delmi, Salta WIN
Technical knockout
June 24, 1995 Ceppy Holman W Jakarta OPBF Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 12, 1995 Nick Enero LWWWWL Gwangmyeong OPBF Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 10, 1994 Yamato Mitani WWWW OPBF Super Featherweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
July 11, 1994 Roger Borreros WLWWWW Ansan OPBF Super Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 26, 1993 Eun Shik Lee WWWWWW Saenghwal Gymnasium, Jinju OPBF Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
Sept. 4, 1993 Sang-Sun Park Damyang South Korea Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
March 21, 1993 Byung-Sae Ahn L Seoul South Korea Super Featherweight

WIN
Points
Jan. 30, 1993 Seung-Yul Hong Daegu South Korea Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 13, 1992 Kap Yong Lee LL Yongmun Highschool, Seoul South Korea Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 18, 1992 Sang-Mun Kim Kumdang South Korea Super Featherweight

WIN
KO
May 9, 1992 Chang-Jae Kwon WWWW Culture Hall, Songtan South Korea Super Featherweight

WIN
Points
Nov. 23, 1991 Sung-Kwan Chang LL Citizen Hall, Wondang LOSS
KO
Aug. 23, 1991 Kil-Chong Lee Seoul WIN
KO
May 18, 1991 Won-Taek Lim Olympic Gymnastic Gymnasium, Seoul WIN
KO
April 27, 1991 Sang-Yun Kim Uijeongbu City WIN
KO
Feb. 3, 1991 Il-Woo Oh Yeongcheon WIN
KO
Nov. 24, 1990 Byung Chul Oh W Olympic Park Gymnasium, Seoul LOSS
Points
Nov. 22, 1990 Sung-Do Kim Seoul WIN
Points
Nov. 4, 1990 Seung-Yong Park Jeonju Gymnasium, Jeonju WIN
Points