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Cliff Rold
 
Heavyweight (201 lbs.-Unlimited)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/09: #8 Vyacheslav Glazkov (18-0-1, 11 KO) MD10 Derric Rossy (29-9, 14 KO)
08/16: #7 Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KO) RTD4 Jason Gavern (25-17-4, 11 KO)
 
World Champion: Wladimir Klitschko (62-3, 52 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/IBF/WBO/WBA Super)     
Lineage Descends From: W. Klitschko RTD9 Chagaev 06/20/2009

Top Ten Contenders                                                            
1. Kubrat Pulev (20-0, 11 KO)
2. Alexander Povetkin (27-1, 18 KO)
3. Tyson Fury (22-0, 16 KO)
4. Bermane Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KO, WBC, 0 Defenses)
5. Carlos Takam (30-1-1, 23 KO)
6. Steve Cunningham (27-6, 12 KO)
7. Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KO)
8. Vyacheslav Glazkov (18-0-1, 11 KO)
9. Dereck Chisora (20-4, 13 KO)
10. Tomasz Adamek (49-2, 29 KO)
 
Previous Champion: Lennox Lewis (2001-03, Retired)
Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal or Other: Joe Louis - 25
Current Champion – Defenses: 9 – Lineal; 16 – IBF; 12 –WBO; 6 – WBA; TBRB - 1
 
Key Upcoming Heavyweight Contests
10/24: #2 Alexander Povetkin vs. #5 Carlos Takam
11/15: World Champion Wladimir Klitschko vs. #1 Kubrat Pulev
11/22: #3 Tyson Fury vs. #9 Dereck Chisora
 
Cruiserweight (176-200 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/16: World Champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez (29-1, 14 KO) SD12 #6 Firat Arslan (34-8-2, 21 KO)
08/30: #1 Marco Huck (38-2-1, 26 KO, WBO) UD12 Mirko Laghetti (21-1, 13 KO)
 
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. Marco Huck (38-2-1, 26 KO, WBO, 13 Defenses)
2. Krzysztof Wlodarczyk (49-2-1, 35 KO, WBC, 6 Defenses)
3. Denis Lebedev (25-2, 19 KO, WBA, 1 Defense)
4. Ola Afolabi (21-3-4, 10 KO)
5. Grigory Drozd (38-1, 27 KO)
6. Firat Arslan (34-8-2, 21 KO)
7. Thabiso Mchunu (16-1, 11 KO)
8. Ilunga Makabu (17-1, 16 KO)

9. Rakhim Chakhkiev (19-1, 14 KO)

10. Youri Kalenga (20-1, 13 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
09/20: #7 Thabiso Mchunu vs. Garret Wilson (13-7-1, 7 KO)
09/27: #2 Krzysztof Wlodarczyk vs. #5 Grigory Drozd
11/15: #10 Youri Kalenga vs. Denton Dailey (12-0, 6 KO)
 
Light Heavyweight (169-175 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/01: Gabriel Campillo (24-6-1, 11 KO) RTD5 #10 Thomas Williams Jr. (17-1, 12 KO)
08/02: #2 Sergey Kovalev (25-0-1, 23 KO) TKO2 Blake Caparello (19-1-1, 6 KO)
08/02: #8 Isaac Chilemba (23-2-2, 10 KO) TKO7 Cory Cummings (17-7-1, 13 KO)
 
World Light Heavyweight Champion: Adonis Stevenson (24-1, 20 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring /WBC)
Lineage Descends From: Pascal TD11 Dawson 08/14/2010
 

Top Ten Contenders                                         
1. Bernard Hopkins (55-6-2, 32 KO, IBF, 2 Defenses; WBA Super, 0 Defenses)
2. Sergey Kovalev (25-0-1, 22 KO, WBO, 3 Defenses)
3. Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 16 KO)
4. Andrzej Fonfara (25-3, 15 KO)
5. Juergen Braehmer (44-2, 32 KO, WBA, 2 Defenses)
6. Beibut Shumenov (14-2, 9 KO)
7. Tavoris Cloud (24-2, 19 KO)
8. Isaac Chilemba (23-2-2, 10 KO)
9. Eleider Alvarez (15-0, 8 KO)
10. Gabriel Campillo (24-6-1, 11 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: 3 – Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC
 
Key Upcoming Light Heavyweight Contests
09/27: #7 Tavoris Cloud vs. Artur Beterbiev (5-0, 5 KO)
10/25: #9 Eleider Alvarez vs. Ryno Liebenberg (16-0, 11 KO)
11/08: #1 Bernard Hopkins vs. #2 Sergey Kovalev
 
Super Middleweight (161-168 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/16: #7 Anthony Dirrell (27-0-1, 22 KO) UD12 #3 Sakio Bika (32-6-3, 21 KO, WBC)
08/30: Rogelio Medina (32-6, 26 KO) KO3 #10 J’Leon Love (18-1-1, 10 KO)
 
World Super Middleweight Champion: Andre Ward (27-0, 14 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBA Super)
Lineage Descends From: Ward UD12 Froch 12/17/2011
 

Top Ten Contenders                                          
1. Carl Froch (33-2, 24 KO, IBF, 4 Defenses; WBA, 2 Defenses)
2. Arthur Abraham (40-4, 28 KO, WBO, 1 Defense)
3. Robert Stieglitz (47-4, 27 KO)
4. Anthony Dirrell (27-0-1, 22 KO, WBC, 0 Defenses)
5. Sakio Bika (32-6-3, 21 KO)
6. George Groves (19-2, 15 KO)
7. James DeGale (19-1, 13 KO)
8. Thomas Oosthuizen (22-0-2, 13 KO)
9. Edwin Rodriguez (24-1, 16 KO)
10. Rogelio Medina (33-6, 27 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/Ring; 6 - WBA
 
Key Upcoming Super Middleweight Contests
09/20: #6 George Groves vs. Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KO)
09/27: #2 Arthur Abraham vs. Paul Smith (35-3, 20 KO)
 
Middleweight (155-160 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results

07/26: #1 Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27 KO, WBA) TKO3 #6 Daniel Geale (30-3, 16 KO)
 
World Middleweight Champion: Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC)
Lineage Descends From: Hopkins TKO12 Trinidad 09/29/2001
 

Top Ten Contenders                                                  
1. Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27 KO, WBA, 11 Defenses)
2. Peter Quillin (31-0, 22 KO, WBO, 3 Defenses)
3. Sergio Martinez (51-3-2, 28 KO)
4. Sam Soliman (44-11, 18 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)
5. Felix Sturm (39-4-2, 18 KO)
6. Daniel Geale (30-3, 16 KO)
7. Martin Murray (28-1-1, 12 KO)
8. Matthew Macklin (30-5, 20 KO)
9. Marco Antonio Rubio (59-6-1, 51 KO, interim WBC)
10. Hassan N’Dam N’jikam (30-1, 18 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: 0 – Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC
 
Key Upcoming Middleweight Contests
10/01: #10 Hassan N’Dam N’jikam vs. Curtis Stevens (27-4, 20 KO)
10/08: #4 Sam Soliman vs. Jermain Taylor (32-4-1, 20 KO)
10/18: #1 Gennady Golovkin vs. #9 Marco Antonio Rubio
10/25: #7 Martin Murray vs. Domenico Spada (39-5, 19 KO)
 
Jr. Middleweight (148-154 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/22: #3 Austin Trout (27-2, 14 KO) UD10 Daniel Dawson (40-4-1, 26 KO)
09/13: World Champion Floyd Mayweather (47-0, 26 KO) UD12 #4 at 147 Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31 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 (44-1-1, 31 KO)
2. Erislandy Lara (19-2-2, 12 KO, WBA, 0 Defenses)
3. Austin Trout (27-2, 14 KO)
4. Carlos Molina (22-5-2, 6 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)
5. Demetrius Andrade (21-0, 14 KO, WBO, 1 Defense)
6. Ishe Smith (26-6, 12 KO)
7. Vanes Martirosyan (34-1-1, 21 KO)
8. Sergey Rabchenko (25-0, 18 KO)
9. Jermell Charlo (24-0, 11 KO)
10. James Kirkland (32-1, 28 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
10/11: #4 Carlos Molina vs. Cornelius Bundrage (33-5, 19 KO)
 
Welterweight (141-147 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/16: #9 Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KO) MD12 #5 Shawn Porter (24-1-1, 15 KO, IBF)
09/13: World Champion Floyd Mayweather (47-0, 26 KO) UD12 #4 Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31 KO)
 
World Welterweight Champion: Floyd Mayweather Jr. (47-0, 26 KO, Lineal/Ring/WBC/WBA)
Lineage Descends From: Mayweather UD12 Mosley, 05/01/2010
 
Top Ten Contenders
1. Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses)
2. Timothy Bradley (31-1, 12 KO)
3. Juan Manuel Marquez (56-7-1, 40 KO)
4. Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)
5. Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31 KO)
6. Keith Thurman (23-0, 21 KO, interim WBA)
7. Shawn Porter (24-1-1, 15 KO, IBF, 1 Defense)
8. Devon Alexander (26-2, 14 KO)
9. Robert Guerrero (32-2-1, 18 KO)
10. Amir Khan (29-3, 19 KO)
 
Previous Champion: Floyd Mayweather (2006-08, Retired)
Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal or Other: Henry Armstrong - 18
Current Champion – Defenses: 4 – Lineal; 3 – WBC; 2 – Ring; 1 – WBA
 
Key Upcoming Welterweight Contests
11/22: #1 Manny Pacquiao #2 at 140 Chris Algieri
 
Jr. Welterweight (136-140 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/02: #8 Jessie Vargas (25-0, 9 KO, WBA) UD12 Anton Novikov (29-1, 10 KO)
08/09: World Champion Danny Garcia (29-0, 17 KO) KO2 Rod Salka (19-4, 3 KO); non-title
08/09: #6 Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KO) TKO10 Edgar Santana (29-5, 20 KO)
09/06: #1 Lucas Matthysse (36-3, 34 KO) TKO2 Roberto Ortiz (31-1-1, 24 KO)
 
World Jr. Welterweight Champion: Danny Garcia (29-0, 17 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC/WBA Super)
Lineage Descends From: Garcia UD12 Matthysse, 09/14/2013
 

Top Ten Contenders                                                         
1. Lucas Matthysse (36-3, 34 KO)

2. Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses)

3. Ruslan Provodnikov (23-3, 16 KO)
4. Mike Alvarado (34-3, 23 KO)
5. Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KO, IBF, 3 Defenses)
6. Mauricio Herrera (21-4, 7 KO)
7. Zab Judah (42-9, 29 KO)
8. Jessie Vargas (25-0, 9 KO, WBA, 1 Defense)
9. Khabib Allakhverdiev (19-1, 9 KO)

10. Adrien Broner (29-1, 22 KO)

 

Previous Champion: Manny Pacquiao (2009-10)
Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Antonio Cervantes - 10
Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Julio Cesar Chavez (WBC) - 12
Current Champion – Defenses: 1 – Lineal/TBRB; 4 – WBC; 3 – Ring/WBA
 
Key Upcoming Jr. Welterweight Contests
Nothing notable signed at this time.
 
Lightweight (131-135 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/16: #10 Omar Figueroa (24-0-1, 18 KO, WBC) KO9 #9 Daniel Estrada (32-3-1, 24 KO)
09/13: Mickey Bey (21-1-1, 10 KO) SD12 #2 Miguel Vazquez (34-4, 13 KO, IBF)
 
World Lightweight Champion: Vacant
Vacant Since: Juan Manuel Marquez Moved to 140, 04/14/2012
 

Top Ten Contenders                          
1. Terrence Crawford (24-0, 17 KO, WBO, 1 Defense)
2. Raymundo Beltran (29-6-1, 17 KO)
3. Dejan Zleticanin (19-0, 13 KO)
4. Mickey Bey (21-1-1, 10 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)
2. Miguel Vazquez (34-4, 13 KO)
5. Yuriorkis Gamboa (23-1, 16 KO)
6. Omar Figueroa (24-0-1, 18 KO, WBC, 2 Defenses)
7. Ricky Burns (36-4-1, 11 KO)
8. Paulus Moses (33-2, 21 KO)
9. Sharif Bogere (25-1, 17 KO)
10. Denis Shafikov (33-1-1, 19 KO)
 

Previous Champion: Juan Manuel Marquez (2008-12)
Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal: Joe Gans – 14*
Consecutive Title Defense Record, Other: Artur Grigorian (WBO) - 17
*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
11/29: #1 Terrence Crawford vs. #2 Raymundo Beltran
 
Jr. Lightweight (127-130 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/02: #9 Daiki Kaneko (21-3-3, 14 KO) TKO4 Cirilo Espinosa (19-14-3, 12 KO)
 
World Jr. Lightweight Champion: Vacant
Vacant Since: Manny Pacquiao Vacated July 2008
 

Top Ten Contenders                                          
1. Takashi Uchiyama (21-0-1, 17 KO, WBA, 8 Defenses)
2. Mikey Garcia (34-0, 28 KO, WBO, 1 Defense)
3. Takashi Miura (27-2-2, 20 KO, WBC, 2 Defenses)
4. Rances Barthelemy (20-0, 12 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)
5. Argenis Mendez (21-3-1, 11 KO)
6. Juan Carlos Burgos (30-2-2, 20 KO)
7. Roman Martinez (27-2-2, 16 KO)
8. Diego Magdaleno (26-1, 10 KO)
9. Daiki Kaneko (21-3-3, 14 KO)
10. Bryan Vasquez (33-1, 17 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
10/04: #4 Rances Barthelemy vs. Fernando David Saucedo (52-5-3, 8 KO)
11/22: #8 Diego Magdaleno vs. #10 Bryan Vazquez; interim WBA belt
 
Featherweight (123-126 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
07/12: #5 Abner Mares (27-1-1, 14 KO) UD10 Jonathan Oquendo (24-4, 16 KO)
 
World Featherweight Champion: Vacant
Vacant Since: Manny Pacquiao Vacated March 19, 2005
 

Top Ten Contenders                                                             
1. Jhonny Gonzalez (56-8, 47 KO, WBC, 1 Defense)
2. Nonito Donaire (33-2, 21 KO, WBA Super, 0 Defenses)
3. Simpiwe Vetyeka (26-3, 16 KO)
4. Orlando Salido (41-12-2, 28 KO)
5. Abner Mares (27-1-1, 14 KO)
6. Evgeny Gradovich (19-0, 9 KO, IBF, 3 Defenses)
7. Nicholas Walters (23-0, 19 KO, WBA, 2 Defenses)
8. Vasyl Lomachenko (2-1, 1 KO, WBO, 0 Defenses)
9. Lee Selby (19-1, 7 KO)
10. Rocky Juarez (30-10-1, 21 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
09/20: #4 Orlando Salido vs. Terdsak Kokietgym (53-4-1, 33 KO); interim WBO 130 lb. belt
10/04: #1 Jhonny Gonzalez vs. Jorge Arce (64-7-2, 49 KO)
10/11: #9 Lee Selby vs. Joel Brunker (27-0, 15 KO)
10/18: #2 Nonito Donaire vs. #7 Nicholas Walters
11/22: #8 Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo (52-1, 33 KO)
 
Jr. Featherweight (119-122 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
09/06: #2 Carl Frampton (19-0, 13 KO) UD12 #3 Kiko Martinez (31-5, 23 KO, IBF)
09/13: #3 Scott Quigg (29-0-2, 22 KO, WBA) TKO3 Stephane Jamoye (26-6, 16 KO)
09/13: #1 Leo Santa Cruz (28-0-1, 16 KO, WBC) TKO2 Manuel Roman (17-3-3, 6 KO)
 
World Jr. Featherweight Champion: Guillermo Rigondeaux (14-0, 9 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBA Super/WBO)
Vacant Since: Israel Vasquez Vacated May 28, 2009
 

Top Ten Contenders                                                           
1. Carl Frampton (19-0, 13 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)
2. Leo Santa Cruz (28-0-1, 16 KO, WBC, 3 Defenses)
3. Scott Quigg (29-0-2, 22 KO, WBA Regular, 4 Defenses)
4. Kiko Martinez (31-5, 23 KO)
5. Jeffrey Mathebula (27-5-2, 14 KO)
6. Chris Avalos (24-2, 18 KO)
7. Hidenori Otake (22-1-3, 9 KO)
8. Shingo Wake (17-4-2, 10 KO)
9. Andres Gutierrez (30-0, 22 KO)
10. Thabo Sonjica (20-2, 14 KO)
 
Previous Champion: Nonito Donaire (2012-13)
Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal or Other: Wilfredo Gomez - 17
Current Champion – Defenses: 2 – Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBO; 5 – WBA
 
Key Upcoming Jr. Featherweight Contests
11/08: #9 Andres Gutierrez vs. #6 at 118 Hugo Ruiz
 
Bantamweight (116-118 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
07/12: #6 Tomoki Kameda (30-0, 19 KO, WBO) KO7 Pungluang Sor Singyu (46-3, 31 KO)
 
World Bantamweight Champion: Vacant
Vacant Since: Bernardo Pinango Vacated March 1987
 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            
1. Anselmo Moreno (35-2-1, 11 KO, WBA Super, 12 Defenses)
2. Shinsuke Yamanaka (21-0-2, 16 KO, WBC, 6 Defenses)
3. Tomoki Kameda (30-0, 19 KO, WBO, 2 Defenses)
4. Jamie McDonnell (24-2-1, 11 KO, WBA, 0 Defenses)
5. Koki Kameda (32-1, 17 KO)
6. Hugo Ruiz (34-2, 30 KO)
7. Julio Ceja (27-1, 25 KO)
8. Malcolm Tunacao (33-3-3, 20 KO)
9. Paulus Ambunda (21-1, 10 KO)
10. Paul Butler (16-0, 8 KO, IBF, 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
09/16: #8 Malcolm Tunacao vs. Ryuta Osaka (14-6-2, 4 KO)
09/26: #1 Anselmo Moreno vs. Juan Carlos Payano (15-0, 8 KO)
10/22: #2 Shinsuke Yamanaka vs. Suriyan Sor Rungvisai (37-5-1, 16 KO)
11/01: #3 Tomoki Kameda vs. Alejandro Hernandez (28-10-2, 15 KO)
 
Jr. Bantamweight (113-115 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
06/14: McJoe Arroyo (15-0, 8 KO) TKO11 #10 at 112 Hernan Marquez (37-5, 26 KO)
07/18: #5 Zolani Tete (19-3, 16 KO) UD12 Teiru Kinoshita (19-1-1, 3 KO); vacant IBF belt
 
World Jr. Bantamweight Champion: Vacant
Vacant Since: Recognition removed from Vic Darchinyan April 2011
 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            
1. Omar Narvaez (42-1-2, 23 KO, WBO, 10 Defenses)
2. Carlos Cuadras (30-0, 24 KO, WBC, 0 Defenses)
3. Zolani Tete (19-3, 16 KO, IBF, 0 Defenses)
4. McJoe Arroyo (15-0, 8 KO)
5. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (27-4-1, 25 KO)
6. Kohei Kono (30-8, 13 KO, WBA, 0 Defenses)
7. Felipe Orucuta (29-2, 24 KO)
8. Arthur Villanueva (25-0, 14 KO)
9. Daiki Kameda (29-4, 18 KO)
10. David Sanchez (26-2-2, 20 KO, interim WBA)
 
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
09/19: #1 Omar Narvaez vs. #7 Felipe Orucuta
09/20: #2 Carlos Cuadras vs. Sonny Boy Jaro (37-13-5, 27 KO)
10/25: #3 Zolani Tete vs. #10 at 118 Paul Butler
 
Flyweight (109-112 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
09/05: #8 Roman Gonzalez (40-0, 34 KO) KO9 World Champion Akira Yaegashi (20-4, 10 KO)
09/06: #1 Juan Francisco Estrada (28-2, 20 KO, WBC/WBA Super) TKO11 #5 Giovani Segura (32-4, 28 KO)
09/10: #9 Amnat Ruenroeng (14-0, 5 KO, IBF) SD12 #10 McWilliams Arroyo (15-2, 13 KO)
 
World Flyweight Champion: Roman Gonzalez (40-0, 34 KO, Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC)
Lineage Descends From: Canto MD15 Oguma, 01/08/1975*
 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            
1. Juan Francisco Estrada (28-2, 20 KO, WBO/WBA Super, 3 Defenses)
2. Amnat Ruenroeng (14-0, 5 KO, IBF, 2 Defenses)
3. Akira Yaegashi (20-4, 10 KO)
4. Moruti Mthalane (30-2-2, 20 KO)
5. Edgar Sosa (50-8, 30 KO)
6. Brian Viloria (34-4, 20 KO)
7. Juan Carlos Reveco (34-1, 18 KO, WBA Regular, 5 Defenses)
8. McWilliams Arroyo (15-2, 13 KO)
9. Giovani Segura (32-4, 28 KO)
10. Yodmongkol Vor Saengthep (34-2, 20 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: 0 - Lineal/TBRB/Ring/WBC
 
Key Upcoming Flyweight Contests
10/17: #7 Juan Carlos Reveco vs. #10 Yodmongkol Vor Saengthep
 
Jr. Flyweight (106-108 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
09/05: #2 Naoya Inoue (7-0, 6 KO, WBC) TKO11 Samartlek Kokietgym (16-5, 5 KO)
 
World Jr. Flyweight Champion: Vacant
Vacant Since: Recognition removed from Giovanni Segura 12/11/2011
 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            
1. Donnie Nietes (33-1-4, 19 KO, WBO, 4 Defenses; Ring, 0 Defenses)
2. Naoya Inoue (7-0, 6 KO, WBC, 1 Defense)
3. Johnriel Casimero (20-2, 12 KO)
4. Adrian Hernandez (29-3-1, 18 KO)
5. Ramon Garcia (20-4-1, 12 KO)
6. Pedro Guevara (22-1-1, 14 KO)
7. Moises Fuentes (19-2-1, 10 KO)
8. Raul Garcia (34-3-1, 22 KO)
9. Ganigan Lopez (24-5, 15 KO)
10. Paipahrob Kokietgym (24-0, 19 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
09/20: #5 Ramon Garcia vs. Javier Mendoza (21-2-1, 18 KO); vacant IBF title
09/20: #6 Pedro Guevara vs. Alejandro Morales (14-4, 7 KO)
09/20: #10 Paipahrob Kokietgym vs. Faris Nenngo (8-5-3, 2 KO)
 
Strawweight (105 lbs.)
 
Notable Recent Results
08/09: #6 Francisco Rodriguez (15-2, 10 KO, WBO) UD12 #1 Katsunari Takayama (27-7, 10 KO, IBF)
 
World Strawweight Champion: Vacant     
Vacant Since: Ricardo Lopez vacated in 1999
 

Top Ten Contenders                                                            
1. Francisco Rodriguez (15-2, 10 KO, WBO, 1 Defense; IBF, 0 Defenses)
2. Hekkie Budler (26-1, 9 KO, WBA, 2 Defenses)
3. Katsunari Takayama (27-7, 10 KO, IBF, 2 Defenses)
4. Osvaldo Novoa (14-4-1, 9 KO, WBC, 1 Defense)
5. Wanheng Menayothin (35-0, 11 KO)
6. Xiong Zhao Zhong (24-5-1, 14 KO)
7. Carlos Buitrago (27-0-1, 16 KO)
8. Florante Condes (27-8-1, 23 KO)
9. Merlito Sabillo (23-1-1, 12 KO)
10. Ryuji Hara (18-0, 10 KO)
 
Previous Champion: Ricardo Lopez (1990-99, Vacated)
Consecutive Title Defense Record, Lineal or Other: Ricardo Lopez – 22
 
Key Upcoming Strawweight Contests
09/29: #7 Carlos Buitrago vs. Knockout CP Freshmart (8-0, 5 KO)
10/25: #2 Hekkie Budler vs. #6 Xiong Zhao Zhong
 
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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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