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Cliff Rold

 

Heavyweight (201 lbs.-Unlimited)

 

Notable Recent Results

08/14: #9 Steve Cunningham (28-7-1, 13 KO) D12 Antonio Tarver (31-6-1, 22 KO)

08/15: #8 Vyacheslav Glazkov (21-0-1, 13 KO) KO4 Kerston Manswell (24-12, 18 KO)

 

World Champion: Wladimir Klitschko (63-3, 53 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/IBF/WBO/WBA Super)     

Lineage Descends From: Wladimir Klitschko RTD9 Ruslan Chagaev 06/20/2009

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            

1. Alexander Povetkin (29-1, 20 KO)

2. Tyson Fury (24-0, 18 KO)

3. Deontay Wilder (34-0, 33 KO, WBC, 1 Defense)

4. Kubrat Pulev (20-1, 11 KO)

5. Bermane Stiverne (24-2-1, 21 KO)

6. Bryant Jennings (19-1, 10 KO)

7. Carlos Takam (32-2-1, 25 KO)

8. Vyacheslav Glazkov (20-0-1, 12 KO)

9. Steve Cunningham (28-7-1, 13 KO)

10. Anthony Joshua (13-0, 13 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Lennox Lewis (2001-03, Retired)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal or Other: Joe Louis - 25

Current Champion – Defenses: 11 – Lineal/Ring; 18 – IBF; 14 –WBO; 6 – WBA; 3 – TBRB

 

Key Upcoming Heavyweight Contests

09/12: #10 Anthony Joshua vs. Gary Cornish (21-0, 12 KO)

10/24: World Champion Wladimir Klitschko vs. #2 Tyson Fury

11/04: #1 Alexander Povetkin vs. Mariusz Wach (31-1, 17 KO)

 

Cruiserweight (176-200 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

08/14: Krzysztof Glowacki (25-0, 16 KO) TKO11 #1 Marco Huck (38-3-1, 26 KO, WBO)

 

World Cruiserweight Champion: Yoan Pablo Hernandez (29-1, 14 KO, Lineal/Ring/IBF)

Lineage Descends From: Hernandez UD12 Cunningham, 02/04/12

                                                                                                                                                         

Top Ten Contenders                                                

1. Krzysztof Glowacki (25-0, 16 KO)

2. Denis Lebedev (27-2, 20 KO, WBA, 3 Defenses)

3. Grigory Drozd (40-1, 28 KO, WBC, 1 Defense)

4. Marco Huck (38-2-1, 26 KO, WBO, 13 Defenses)

5. Krzysztof Wlodarczyk (49-3-1, 35 KO)

6. Victor Ramirez (22-2, 20 KO, interim IBF)

7. Ilunga Makabu (19-1, 18 KO)

8. Ola Afolabi (21-4-4, 10 KO)

9. Firat Arslan (35-8-2, 21 KO)

10. Rakhim Chakhkiev (23-1, 18 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Tomasz Adamek (2007-09)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Carlos DeLeon - 4

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Johnny Nelson (WBO) - 13

Current Champion – Defenses: 3 – Lineal; 4 – IBF

 

Key Upcoming Cruiserweight Contests

09/26: World Champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez vs. #6 Victor Ramirez

 

Light Heavyweight (169-175 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

07/18: #1 Sergey Kovalev (28-0-1, 24 KO, WBO/IBF/WBA Super) TKO3 Nadjib Mohammedi (37-4, 23 KO)

07/18: #3 Jean Pascal (30-3-1, 16 KO) UD10 Yunieski Gonzalez (16-1, 12 KO)

08/15: #8 Eleider Alvarez (18-0, 10 KO) UD12 Isidro Prieto (24-0-3, 20 KO)

 

World Light Heavyweight Champion: Adonis Stevenson (26-1, 21 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring /WBC)

Lineage Descends From: Pascal TD11 Dawson, 08/14/2010

 

Top Ten Contenders                                         

1. Sergey Kovalev (28-0-1, 24 KO, WBO, 6 Defenses, IBF/WBA Super, 2 Defenses)

2. Bernard Hopkins (55-7-2, 32 KO)

3. Jean Pascal (30-3-1, 16 KO)

4. Andrzej Fonfara (27-3, 16 KO)

5. Juergen Braehmer (46-2, 34 KO, WBA, 4 Defenses)

6. Yunieski Gonzalez (16-1, 12 KO)

7. Isaac Chilemba (24-2-2, 10 KO)

8. Eleider Alvarez (18-0, 10 KO)

9. Artur Beterbiev (9-0, 9 KO)

10. Isidro Prieto (24-1-3, 20 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Chad Dawson (2012-13)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Bob Foster/Dariusz Michalczewski - 14

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Dariusz Michalczewski (WBO) – 23

Current Champion – Defenses: 5 – Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC

 

Key Upcoming Light Heavyweight Contests

09/05: #5 Juergen Braehmer vs. Konni Konrad (22-1-1, 11 KO)

09/11: World Champion Adonis Stevenson vs. Tommy Karpency (25-4-1, 14 KO)

10/16: #4 Andrzej Fonfara vs. Nathan Cleverly (29-2, 15 KO)

 

Super Middleweight (161-168 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

07/18: #1 Arthur Abraham (43-4, 28 KO, WBO) TKO6 #2 Robert Stieglitz (47-5-1, 27 KO)

 

World Super Middleweight Champion: Andre Ward (28-0, 15 KO, Lineal/TBRB/WBA Super)

Lineage Descends From: Ward UD12 Froch, 12/17/2011

 

Top Ten Contenders                                          

1. Arthur Abraham (43-4, 29 KO, WBO, 4 Defenses)

2. James DeGale (20-1, 14 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)

3. Badou Jack (19-1-1, 12 KO, WBC, 0 Defenses)

4. Robert Stieglitz (47-5-1, 27 KO)

5. Sakio Bika (32-7-3, 21 KO)

6. George Groves (21-2, 16 KO)

7. Fedor Chudinov (13-0, 10 KO, WBA, 0 Defenses)

8. Anthony Dirrell (27-1-1, 22 KO)

9. Gilberto Ramirez (32-0, 24 KO)

10. Andre Dirrell (24-2, 16 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Joe Calzaghe (2006-08, Vacated)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Chong Pal Park - 10

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Tie – Joe Calzaghe (WBO)/Sven Ottke (IBF) - 21

Current Champion – Defenses: 2 – Lineal/TBRB; 6 - WBA

 

Key Upcoming Super Middleweight Contests

09/06: #8 Anthony Dirrell vs. Marco Antonio Rubio (59-7-1, 51 KO)

09/12: #3 Badou Jack vs. #6 George Groves

09/26: #7 Fedor Chudinov vs. Frank Buglioni (17-1-1, 13 KO)

 

Middleweight (155-160 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

08/01: #8 Daniel Jacobs (30-1, 27 KO, WBA) TKO2 Sergio Mora (28-4-2, 9 KO)

 

World Middleweight Champion: Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC)

Lineage Descends From: Hopkins TKO12 Trinidad 09/29/2001

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                  

1. Gennady Golovkin (33-0, 30 KO, WBA Super, 14 Defenses; interim WBC)

2. Peter Quillin (31-0-1, 22 KO)

3. Andy Lee (34-2-1, 24 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses)

4. David Lemieux (34-2, 31 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)

5. Jermain Taylor (33-4-1, 20 KO)

6. Martin Murray (29-2-1, 12 KO)

7. Daniel Jacobs (30-1, 27 KO, WBA, 2 Defenses)

8. Hassan N’Dam N’jikam (31-2, 18 KO)

9. Billy Joe Saunders (21-0, 11 KO)

10. Jorge Sebastian Heiland (25-4-2, 13 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Kelly Pavlik (2007-10)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Carlos Monzon - 14

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Bernard Hopkins (IBF) – 20

Current Champion – Defenses: 1 – Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC

 

Key Upcoming Middleweight Contests

09/12: #2 Peter Quillin vs. Michael Zerafa (17-1, 9 KO)

09/19: #4 Andy Lee vs. #10 Billy Joe Saunders

10/17: #1 Gennady Golovkin vs. #4 David Lemieux

 

Jr. Middleweight (148-154 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

06/12: #2 Erislandy Lara (21-2-2, 12 KO, WBA) UD12 Delvin Rodriguez (28-8-4, 16 KO)

 

World Jr. Middleweight Champion: Floyd Mayweather (47-0, 26 KO, TBRB/Ring/WBC/WBA Super)

Lineage Descends From: Mayweather UD12 Alvarez, 09/14/2013

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                    

1. Saul Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KO)

2. Erislandy Lara (21-2-2, 12 KO, WBA, 2 Defenses)

3. Jermell Charlo (26-0, 11 KO)

4. Austin Trout (29-2, 16 KO)

5. Vanes Martirosyan (35-2-1, 21 KO)

6. Ishe Smith (27-7, 12 KO)

7. Cornelius Bundrage (34-5, 19 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)

8. Carlos Molina (22-6-2, 6 KO)

9. Joshua Clottey (39-4, 22 KO)

10. Julian Williams (20-0, 12 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Ronald "Winky" Wright (2004-05, Vacated)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Koichi Wajima - 6

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Terry Norris (WBC) – 10

Current Champion – Defenses: 1 - Lineal/TBRB/Ring; 2 – WBA Super; 1 – WBC

 

Key Upcoming Jr. Middleweight Contests

09/08: #4 Austin Trout vs. Joey Hernandez (24-3-1, 14 KO)

09/12: #5 Vanes Martirosyan vs. #6 Ishe Smith

09/22: #10 Julian Williams vs. Luciano Cuello (35-3, 17 KO)

 

Welterweight (141-147 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

07/11: #6 Keith Thurman (26-0, 22 KO) RTD7 Luis Collazo (36-7, 19 KO)

08/01: World Champion at 140 Danny Garcia (31-0, 18 KO) TKO9 Paulie Malignaggi (33-7, 7 KO); non-title

 

World Welterweight Champion: Floyd Mayweather Jr. (47-0, 26 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC/WBA Unified/WBO)

Lineage Descends From: Mayweather UD12 Mosley, 05/01/2010

 

Top Ten Contenders

1. Manny Pacquiao (57-6-2, 38 KO, WBO, 1 Defense)

2. Timothy Bradley (31-1-1, 12 KO)

3. Kell Brook (35-0, 24 KO, IBF, 2 Defenses)

4. Shawn Porter (26-1-1, 16 KO)

5. Amir Khan (31-3, 20 KO)

6. Keith Thurman (26-0, 22 KO, WBA Regular, 5 Defenses)

7. Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31 KO)

8. Devon Alexander (26-2, 14 KO)

9. Danny Garcia (31-0, 18 KO)

10. Robert Guerrero (33-3-1, 18 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Floyd Mayweather (2006-08, Retired)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal or Other: Henry Armstrong - 18

Current Champion – Defenses: 5 – Lineal; 4 – WBC; 3 – Ring; 2 – WBA; 0 – TBRB  

 

Key Upcoming Welterweight Contests

09/12: World Champion Floyd Mayweather vs. Andre Berto (30-2, 23 KO)

 

Jr. Welterweight (136-140 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

04/11: World Champion Danny Garcia (30-0, 17 KO) MD12 #4 Lamont Peterson (33-3-1, 17 KO, IBF); non-title

04/18: #1 Lucas Matthysse (37-3, 34 KO) MD12 #3 Ruslan Provodnikov (23-4, 16 KO)

04/18: World Lightweight Champion Terrence Crawford (26-0, 18 KO) TKO6 #9 Thomas Dulorme (22-2, 14 KO); vacant WBO title

 

World Jr. Welterweight Champion: Vacant

Vacant Since: Danny Garcia moved to Welterweight, 08/2015

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                         

1. Lucas Matthysse (37-3, 34 KO)

2. Terrence Crawford (26-0, 18 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses)

3. Ruslan Provodnikov (23-4, 16 KO)

4. Lamont Peterson (33-3-1, 17 KO, IBF, 3 Defenses)

5. Mauricio Herrera (21-5, 7 KO)

6. Jessie Vargas (26-0, 9 KO, WBA, 2 Defenses)

7. Adrien Broner (30-2, 22 KO)

8. Viktor Postol (27-0, 11 KO)

9. Jose Benavidez (23-0, 16 KO)

10. Rances Barthelemy (23-0, 13 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Danny Garcia (2013-15)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Antonio Cervantes - 10

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Julio Cesar Chavez (WBC) - 12

 

Key Upcoming Jr. Welterweight Contests

10/03: #1 Lucas Matthysse vs. #8 Viktor Postol

10/03: #7 Adrien Broner vs. Khabib Allakhverdiev (19-1, 9 KO)

 

Lightweight (131-135 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

06/12: #2 Dejan Zlaticanin (21-0, 134 KO) TKO4 Ivan Redkach (18-1, 14 KO)

07/18: #8 Denis Shafikov (36-1-1, 20 KO) TKO3 Roy Mukhlis (27-5-3, 21 KO)

 

World Lightweight Champion: Vacant

Vacant Since: Terrence Crawford moved to 140, 04/18/2015

 

Top Ten Contenders                          

1. Richar Abril (19-3-1, 8 KO, WBA, 2 Defenses)

2. Dejan Zleticanin (21-0, 14 KO)

3. Jorge Linares (39-3, 26 KO, WBC, 1 Defense)

4. Mickey Bey (21-1-1, 10 KO)

5. Miguel Vazquez (35-4, 13 KO)

6. Yuriorkis Gamboa (24-1, 17 KO)

7. Sharif Bogere (26-1, 18 KO)

8. Denis Shafikov (35-1-1, 19 KO)

9. Petr Petrov (36-4-2, 17 KO)

10. Terry Flanagan (28-0, 11 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses)

 

Previous Champion: Juan Manuel Marquez (2008-12)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Joe Gans – 14*

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Artur Grigorian (WBO) – 17

Current Champion – Defenses: 0 – Lineal/TBRB/Ring; 2 - WBO

*Gans defenses were spread over two reigns but he never lost the title in the ring, the title vacated in a short trip to Welterweight before returning to reclaim the crown.  Roberto Duran can also be credited with the record at 12 in a single title reign.

 

Key Upcoming Lightweight Contests

10/10: #3 Jorge Linares vs. Ivan Cano (23-6-2, 15 KO)

10/10: #10 Terry Flanagan vs. #6 at 130 Diego Magdaleno (28-1, 12 KO)

 

Jr. Lightweight (127-130 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

06/13: #7 Jose Pedraza (20-0, 12 KO) UD12 Andrey Klimov (19-2, 9 KO); vacant IBF belt

 

World Jr. Lightweight Champion: Vacant

Vacant Since: Manny Pacquiao Vacated July 2008

 

Top Ten Contenders                                          

1. Takashi Uchiyama (23-0-1, 19 KO, WBA Super, 10 Defenses)

2. Takashi Miura (29-2-2, 22 KO, WBC, 4 Defenses)

3. Roman Martinez (29-2-2, 17 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses

4. Javier Fortuna (28-0-1, 20 KO, WBA, 0 Defenses)

5. Jose Pedraza (20-0, 12 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)

6. Orlando Salido (42-13-2, 29 KO)

7. Bryan Vasquez (34-2, 18 KO)

8. Francisco Vargas (22-0-1, 16 KO)

9. Eden Sonsona (34-6, 12 KO)

10. Romain Jacob (23-0, 7 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Manny Pacquiao (2008, Vacated)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Brian Mitchell – 13

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Brian Mitchell (WBA) - 12

 

Key Upcoming Jr. Lightweight Contests

09/12: #3 Roman Martinez vs. #7 Orlando Salido

09/29: #4 Javier Fortuna vs. Carlos Velasquez (19-1, 12 KO)

 

Featherweight (123-126 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

06/06: #9 Jesus Cuellar (27-1, 21 KO, WBA) KO8 Vic Darchinyan (40-8-1, 29 KO)

06/13: #1 Nicholas Walters (25-0, 20 KO) UD12 Miguel Marriaga (20-1, 18 KO); Walters lost WBA title on scales

 

World Featherweight Champion: Vacant

Vacant Since: Manny Pacquiao Vacated March 19, 2005

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                             

1. Nicholas Walters (25-0, 20 KO)

2. Vasyl Lomachenko (4-1, 2 KO, WBO, 2 Defenses)

3. Gary Russell Jr. (26-1, 15 KO, WBC, 0 Defenses)

4. Lee Selby (21-1, 8 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)

5. Jesus Marcelo Andres Cuellar (27-1, 21 KO, WBA, 4 Defenses)

6. Jhonny Gonzalez (57-9, 48 KO)

7. Simpiwe Vetyeka (27-3, 16 KO)

8. Abner Mares (28-1-1, 14 KO)

9. Evgeny Gradovich (19-1-1, 9 KO)

10. Robinson Castellanos (21-10, 13 KO)

 

* Attell’s record streak varies from 18-22 title defenses by source; the CyberBoxingZone records 20 title defenses while 18 is noted in numerous other historical records.

 

Previous Champion: Manny Pacquiao (2003-05, Vacated)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Abe Attell – 18*

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Eusebio Pedroza (WBA) – 19

 

Key Upcoming Featherweight Contests

08/29: #8 Abner Mares vs. #3 at 122 Leo Santa Cruz

 

Jr. Featherweight (119-122 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

07/18: #1 Carl Frampton (21-0, 14 KO, IBF) UD12 Alejandro Gonzalez (25-3-1, 15 KO)

07/18: #3 Scott Quigg (31-0-2, 23 KO, WBA Regular) TKO2 #5 Kiko Martinez (32-6, 24 KO)

07/18: #4 Nonito Donaire (35-3, 23 KO) TKO2 Anthony Settoul (20-4, 8 KO)

 

World Jr. Featherweight Champion: Guillermo Rigondeaux (15-0, 10 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBA Unified/WBO)

Lineage Descends From: Guillermo Rigondeaux UD12 Nonito Donaire, 04/13/2013

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                           

1. Carl Frampton (21-0, 14 KO, IBF, 2 Defenses)

2. Scott Quigg (31-0-2, 23 KO, WBA Regular, 6 Defenses)

3. Leo Santa Cruz (30-0-1, 17 KO, WBC, 4 Defenses)

4. Nonito Donaire (35-3, 23 KO)

5. Hidenori Otake (23-2-3, 10 KO)

6. Shingo Wake (19-4-2, 11 KO)

7. Andres Gutierrez (31-0-1, 22 KO)

8. Kiko Martinez (32-5, 24 KO)

9. Chris Avalos (26-3, 19 KO)

10. Albert Pagara (24-0, 17 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Nonito Donaire (2012-13)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal or Other: Wilfredo Gomez - 17

Current Champion – Defenses: 3 – Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBO; 6 – WBA

 

Key Upcoming Jr. Featherweight Contests

09/11: #9 Chris Avalos vs. Oscar Valdez (16-0, 14 KO)

 

Bantamweight (116-118 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

05/09: #5 Jamie McDonnell (26-2-1, 12 KO) UD12 #4 Tomoki Kameda (31-1, 19 KO)

08/02: #2 Juan Carlos Payano (27-0, 8 KO, WBA Super) SD12 Rau’shee Warren (13-1, 4 KO)

 

World Bantamweight Champion: Vacant

Vacant Since: Bernardo Pinango Vacated March 1987

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            

1. Shinsuke Yamanaka (23-0-2, 17 KO, WBC, 8 Defenses)

2. Juan Carlos Payano (16-0, 8 KO, WBA Super, 1 Defense)

3. Anselmo Moreno (35-3-1, 11 KO)

4. Jamie McDonnell (26-2-1, 12 KO, WBA, 2 Defenses)

5. Tomoki Kameda (31-1, 19 KO)

6. Julio Ceja (29-1, 26 KO)

7. Malcolm Tunacao (35-3-3, 20 KO)

8. Randy Caballero (22-0, 13 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)

9. Lee Haskins (32-3, 14 KO, interim IBF)

10. Pungluang Sor Singyu (51-3, 35 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses)

 

Previous Champion: Bernardo Pinango (1986-87, Vacated)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Manuel Ortiz - 15

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Orlando Canizales (IBF) – 16

 

Key Upcoming Bantamweight Contests

08/29: #6 Julio Ceja vs. Hugo Ruiz (35-2, 31 KO)

09/06: #4 Jamie McDonnell vs. #5 Tomoki Kameda

09/22: #1 Shinsuke Yamanaka vs. #3 Anselmo Moreno

 

Jr. Bantamweight (113-115 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

07/18: #5 McJoe Arroyo (17-0, 8 KO) Tech. Dec. 10 #9 Arthur Villanueva (27-0, 14 KO); vacant IBF title

08/08: #10 Felipe Orucuta (31-3, 25 KO) UD10 Roberto Amador (9-6-1, 5 KO)

08/15: #3 Carlos Cuadras (33-0-1, 26 KO, WBC) TKO5 Dixon Flores (11-3-2, 3 KO)

 

World Jr. Bantamweight Champion: Vacant

Vacant Since: Recognition removed from Vic Darchinyan April 2011

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            

1. Naoya Inoue (8-0, 7 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses)

2. Zolani Tete (20-3, 17 KO, IBF, 1 Defense)

3. Carlos Cuadras (33-0-1, 26 KO, WBC, 4 Defenses)

4. McJoe Arroyo (17-0, 8 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)

5. Omar Narvaez (43-2-2, 23 KO)

6. David Sanchez (27-2-2, 21 KO, interim WBA)

7. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (36-4-1, 33 KO)

8. Kohei Kono (30-8, 13 KO, WBA, 0 Defenses)

9. Arthur Villanueva (27-0, 14 KO)

10. Felipe Orucuta (31-3, 25 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Vic Darchinyan (2009-11, 3 Defenses)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Masamori Tokuyama - 8

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Khaosai Galaxy (WBA) - 19

 

Key Upcoming Jr. Bantamweight Contests

09/18: #5 Omar Narvaez vs. Diego Liriano (16-6-1, 3 KO)

09/19: #6 David Sanchez vs. Luis Concepcion (32-4, 23 KO)

10/16: #8 Kohei Kono vs. Koki Kameda (33-1, 18 KO)

 

Flyweight (109-112 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

07/25: #6 Brian Viloria (36-4, 22 KO) TKO1 Omar Soto (23-12-2, 15 KO)

 

World Flyweight Champion: Roman Gonzalez (43-0, 37 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC)

Lineage Descends From: Canto MD15 Oguma, 01/08/1975*

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            

1. Juan Francisco Estrada (32-2, 23 KO, WBO/WBA Unified, 4 Defenses)

2. Amnat Ruenroeng (16-0, 5 KO, IBF, 3 Defenses)

3. Kazuto Ioka (16-1, 10 KO, WBA Regular, 0 Defenses)

4. Moruti Mthalane (31-2-2, 20 KO)

5. Juan Carlos Reveco (35-2, 19 KO)

6. Brian Viloria (36-4, 22 KO)

7. McWilliams Arroyo (16-2, 14 KO)

8. Edgar Sosa (51-9, 30 KO)

9. Giovani Segura (32-4, 28 KO)

10. Moises Fuentes (22-2, 12 KO)

 

* Canto, a WBC champion, was regarded by some, including Ring Magazine, as lineal champ as early as 1975 for defeating Shoji Oguma; became clear champion when twice defended against foe Betulio Gonzalez became WBA champ on 08/13/1978

 

Previous Champion: Akira Yaegashi (2013-14)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal or Other: Pongsaklek Wonjongkam – 17

Current Champion – Defenses: 2 - Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC

 

Key Upcoming Flyweight Contests

09/26: #1 Juan Francisco Estrada vs. Hernan Marquez (39-5-1, 28 KO)

09/27: #3 Kazuto Ioka vs. Roberto Sosa (26-2-1, 14 KO)

10/17: World Champion Roman Gonzalez vs. #6 Brian Viloria

 

Jr. Flyweight (106-108 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

07/04: #2 Pedro Guevara (26-1-1, 17 KO, WBC) UD12 #5 Ganigan Lopez (25-6, 16 KO)

07/11: #1 Donnie Nietes (36-1-4, 21 KO, WBO/Ring) UD12 Francisco Rodriguez Jr. (17-3-1, 11 KO)

 

World Jr. Flyweight Champion: Vacant

Vacant Since: Recognition removed from Giovanni Segura 12/11/2011

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            

1. Donnie Nietes (36-1-4, 21 KO, WBO, 7 Defenses; Ring, 3 Defenses)

2. Pedro Guevara (26-1-1, 17 KO, WBC, 2 Defenses)

3. Javier Mendoza (24-2-1, 19 KO, IBF, 1 Defense)

4. Raul Garcia (36-3-1, 22 KO)

5. Jonathan Taconing (21-2, 18 KO)

6. Paipharob Kokietgym (29-0, 22 KO)

7. Rey Loreto (20-13, 12 KO)

8. Francisco Rodriguez Jr. (17-3-1, 11 KO)

9. Ryoichi Taguchi (22-2-1, 9 KO, WBA, 1 Defense)

10. Ganigan Lopez (25-5, 16 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Giovanni Segura (2010-11)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Saman Sorjaturong - 10

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Myung-Woo Yuh (WBA) – 17

 

Key Upcoming Jr. Flyweight Contests

09/12: #5 Jonathan Taconing vs. Jomar Fajardo (14-8-2, 7 KO)

 

Strawweight (105 lbs.)

 

Notable Recent Results

05/30: #8 Kosei Tanaka (5-0, 2 KO) UD12 Julian Yedras (24-2, 13 KO); vacant WBO belt

06/02: #2 Wanheng Menayothin (38-0, 12 KO, WBC) KO9 Jerry Tomogdan (17-6-3, 9 KO)

07/02: #4 Knockout CP Freshmart (11-0, 6 KO) TKO4 #9 Alexis Diaz (16-1, 10 KO)

 

World Strawweight Champion: Vacant     

Vacant Since: Ricardo Lopez vacated in 1999

 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            

1. Hekkie Budler (28-1, 9 KO, WBA, 4 Defenses)

2. Wanheng Menayothin (38-0, 12 KO, WBC, 2 Defenses)

3. Katsunari Takayama (29-7, 11 KO, IBF, 1 Defense)

4. Knockout CP Freshmart (11-0, 6 KO; interim WBA)

5. Carlos Buitrago (28-1-1, 16 KO)

6. Kosei Tanaka (5-0, 2 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses)

7. Xiong Zhao Zhong (25-6-1, 14 KO)

8. Byron Rojas (15-2-3, 8 KO)

9. Mario Rodriguez (19-10, 12 KO)
10. Jesus Silvestre (30-6, 22 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Ricardo Lopez (1990-99, Vacated)

Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal or Other: Ricardo Lopez – 22

 

Key Upcoming Strawweight Contests

09/18: #7 Xiong Zhao Zhong vs. Crison Omayao (17-9-3, 5 KO)

09/19: #1 Hekkie Budler vs. Simphiwe Khonco (15-4, 7 KO)

 

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Records acquired from BoxRec.com

 

Cliff Rold is the Managing Editor of BoxingScene, a founding member of the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board, and a member of the Boxing Writers Association of America.  He can be reached at roldboxing@hotmail.com

 


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