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Encyclopedia > Alexander Munoz

Alexander Munoz (born February 8, 1975, Miranda, Venezuela) is a boxer in the Super Flyweight division. February 8 is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Miranda is a female given name of Latin origin meaning to be admired or wonderful. It may also refer to: // Miranda Silvergren, a Swedish psytrance artist and producer Juan Carreño de Miranda, a Spanish painter (1614-1685) Miranda (moon), a moon of Uranus Miranda programming language, the first purely... Professional boxing bout featuring Ricardo Domínguez (left, throwing a left uppercut) versus Rafael Ortiz Boxing, also referred to as prizefighting, the noble art, the sweet science, and pugilism is a combat sport in which two participants of similar weight fight each other with their fists in a series of... Mens classifications according to WBC, WBA, IBF, and WBO: Weight classes for boxing at the 2004 Summer Olympics: See also Boxing Categories: | ...

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Amateur Career

Munoz had an outstanding amateur career, compiling a record of of 163 wins, 9 loses, and 129 kayos in 172 bouts.


Professional Career

Munoz, nicknamed "El Explosivo", turned professional in 1998 and captured the WBA Super Flyweight Title with a TKO win over Celes Kobayashi in 2002. He defended the title three times before losing the belt to Martin Castillo in 2004. He lost a rematch to Castillo in 2006, but recaptured the belt in 2007 with a decision win over Nobuo Nashiro. Ceres Kobayashi (セレス小林, born Shoji Kobayashi on February 27, 1973) is a former professional boxer from Ibaraki, Japan. ... José Martín Castillo (born January 13, 1977 in Mexico City) is a boxer from Mexico, whos more commonly known as Martín Castillo. ... Nobuo Nashiro (名城 信男, born October 12, 1981 in Nara, Japan) is a professional boxer in the super flyweight (115 lb) division. ...

Preceded by
Celes Kobayashi
WBA Super Flyweight Champion
9 Mar 2002– 3 Dec 2004
Succeeded by
Martin Castillo
Preceded by
Nobuo Nashiro
WBA Super Flyweight Champion
3rd May 2007– Present
Succeeded by

Ceres Kobayashi (セレス小林, born Shoji Kobayashi on February 27, 1973) is a former professional boxer from Ibaraki, Japan. ... José Martín Castillo (born January 13, 1977 in Mexico City) is a boxer from Mexico, whos more commonly known as Martín Castillo. ... Nobuo Nashiro (名城 信男, born October 12, 1981 in Nara, Japan) is a professional boxer in the super flyweight (115 lb) division. ...

See also

This is a list of notable male boxers. ... // This is a list of current boxing world champions who are certified by the four major boxing sanctioning bodies[1] and The Ring magazine. ...

External links

  • boxing record

 
 

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