In a career spanning Five years and 6 months, Augie Sanchez fought 30 times with 28 wins and 2 losses. By his last professional fight on December 7, 2001, Sanchez' boxing record stood at 28-2 (25 KO wins, 2 KO losses).
Augie Sanchez (Kid Vegas) is a retired American professional boxer. He was born in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA on November 17, 1977. Sanchez made his professional boxing debut at the age of 18 on June 1, 1996. He retired without winning a world title. He is 45 years old, and will be turning 46 in 7 months and 17 days.
|Total Title Wins||0|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||0|
|Losses via KO||2|
|30||Dec 7, 2001||24||John Michael Johnson||Loss||KO1|
|29||Mar 11, 2001||23||Daniel Jimenez||Win||TKO8|
|28||Jan 6, 2001||23||Luisito Espinosa||Win||TKO4|
|27||Aug 19, 2000||22||Naseem Hamed||Loss||TKO4|
|26||Apr 1, 2000||22||Jorge Antonio Paredes||Win||KO6|
|25||Jan 29, 2000||22||Didier Schaeffer||Win||RTD5|
|24||Oct 23, 1999||21||Daniel Jimenez||Win||TKO6|
|23||Aug 8, 1999||21||Nestor Lopez||Win||TKO6|
|22||May 8, 1999||21||Jorge Paez||Win||KO7|
|21||Mar 20, 1999||21||Elias Juarez||Win||TKO4|
|20||Feb 6, 1999||21||Hector Santana||Win||TKO2|
|19||Jan 9, 1999||21||Carlos Cantu||Win||KO2|
|18||Oct 3, 1998||20||Ramon Acuna||Win||KO1|
|17||Sep 18, 1998||20||Francisco Maldonado||Win||UD|
|16||Feb 8, 1998||20||Oney Hellems||Win||KO1|
|15||Nov 20, 1997||20||Gabriel Ocampo||Win||TKO2|
|14||Oct 18, 1997||19||Osvaldo Valenzuela||Win||TKO2|
|13||Sep 12, 1997||19||Luis Enrique Valenzuela||Win||UD|
|12||Aug 8, 1997||19||Martin Ramirez||Win||KO2|
|11||Jul 25, 1997||19||Jorge Palomares||Win||TKO2|
|10||Jul 18, 1997||19||Ron Gladden||Win||KO1|
|9||Jun 6, 1997||19||Victor Salazar||Win||TKO3|
|8||May 9, 1997||19||Idelfonso Bernal||Win||TKO2|
|7||Apr 4, 1997||19||Juan Miguel Rivera||Win||KO1|
|6||Jan 11, 1997||19||Luis Garcia||Win||TKO3|
|5||Dec 6, 1996||19||Marco Antonio Ramos||Win||UD|
|4||Oct 11, 1996||18||Gabriel Tinajero||Win||KO1|
|3||Aug 4, 1996||18||Michael Hawkins||Win||TKO1|
|2||Jul 3, 1996||18||Jesse Luna||Win||KO1|
|1||Jun 1, 1996||18||Raul Maya||Win||TKO1|
Augie Sanchez' professional boxing career spanned more than 5 years — from 1996 to 2001.
Sanchez made his professional boxing debut against Raul Maya at the age of 18 on June 1, 1996, defeating Maya via 1st round TKO. He went on to win 25 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 22 wins via stoppage.
Sanchez had his first world title fight at the age of 22 on August 19, 2000 after 26 professional fights, against Naseem Hamed for the WBO title. He lost to Hamed via 4th round TKO.
Some of Sanchez' best fights and notable victories include wins over Luisito Espinosa, Daniel Jimenez, Jorge Paez, Didier Schaeffer, Jorge Antonio Paredes, Nestor Lopez, and Ramon Acuna.
Augie Sanchez had a total of two losses in his professional boxing career — both of them in title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Naseem Hamed via 4th round TKO on August 19, 2000, which ended his 26-fight win streak. Both of Sanchez' losses came via stoppage. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of Augie Sanchez' losses".
His last professional fight was a featherweight bout against John Michael Johnson on December 7, 2001 for Johnson's featherweight NBA title. Sanchez lost the fight via 1st round KO. It's been 21 years, 3 months, and 24 days since this fight.
Sanchez retired from professional boxing with a record of 28-2, which included 25 knockout wins and two losses via knockout.
A 23-year old Augie Sanchez (26-1, 23 KO) fought Filipino boxer Luisito Espinosa, who was 33 years old with a record of 45-9. Espinosa was on a one-fight win streak with 24 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 5 cms and also had a 18 cm reach advantage over Sanchez.
Sanchez defeated Espinosa via 4th round TKO.
A 22-year old Augie Sanchez (26-0, 23 KO) challended an undefeated British boxer Naseem Hamed's WBO featherweight champion and defended the title. Hamed was 26 years old with a record of 34-0. Hamed was on a 34-fight win streak with 30 KO wins. Sanchez was the taller of the two by 1 cm but Hamed had a 6 cm reach advantage over Sanchez.
Sanchez lost to Hamed via 4th round TKO. He suffers the first loss of his career, and his 26-fight win streak comes to an end.
A 21-year old Augie Sanchez (21-0, 18 KO) fought Mexican boxer Jorge Paez, who was 33 years old with a record of 62-12-4. Paez was on a three-fight win streak with 42 KO wins. Both the boxers were of the same height but Paez had a 18 cm reach advantage over Sanchez.
Sanchez defeated Páez via 7th round KO.
Sanchez knocked out 25 of his 30 opponents. By his last fight, his KO ratio was at 83.3%. Of his total 28 wins, 25 of them were via KO (89.3%).
Sanchez had two losses. John Michael Johnson and Naseem Hamed are the two boxers who have beaten Sanchez.