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Bobby Chacon Record

Total Fights67
Title Wins2
Title Defenses2
Title-Fight KOs2
KO Wins47
KO Losses5
Bobby Chacon Record & Stats
Bobby Chacon's Record
Bobby Chacon's boxing record and career infographic

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      What is Bobby Chacon's boxing record?

      In a professional boxing career spanning 16 years and one month, Bobby Chacon fought 67 times with 59 wins, 7 losses, and 1 draw.

      Chacon retired from professional boxing with a record of 59-7-1, which included two world-title wins and two successful title defense fights at two weight classes — featherweight and super-featherweight. He had a 70.1% knockouts-to-fights ratio with 47 of his total 67 fights being knockout wins, two of which were in title fights. Chacon suffered five knockout losses in his career, four of which were in title fights.

      His last fight was a 10-round unanimous decision victory over Bobby Jones on June 2, 1988.

      Some of Chacon's best fights and notable victories include wins over three Hall-of-Famers (Jose Torres, Rubén Olivares, and Danny Lopez), Jesus Estrada, Cornelius Boza Edwards, Alfredo Marcano, Rafael Limón, and Rafael Solis.

      67Jun 2, 198836Bobby JonesWinUD
      66Jun 23, 198735Martin GueveraWinTKO3
      65Oct 4, 198533Rafael SolisWinTKO5
      64Aug 15, 198533Arturo FriasWinTKO7
      63May 20, 198533Davey MontanaWinKO8
      62Mar 5, 198533Freddie RoachWinMD
      61Jun 12, 198432Carlton SparrowWinTKO5
      60Jan 14, 198432Ray ManciniLoss *TKO3
      59May 15, 198331Cornelius Boza EdwardsWin *UD
      58Dec 11, 198231Rafael LimónWin *UD
      57Jun 15, 198230Arturo LeonWinUD
      56May 4, 198230Rosendo RamirezWinTKO8
      55Mar 16, 198230Salvador UgaldeWinTKO3
      54Feb 23, 198230Renan MarotaWinTKO8
      53Nov 7, 198129Augustin RiveraWinRTD6
      52May 30, 198129Cornelius Boza EdwardsLoss *RTD13
      51Mar 12, 198129Leon SmithWinTKO3
      50Feb 5, 198129Roberto GarciaWinTKO10
      49Mar 21, 198028Rafael LimónWinSD
      48Nov 16, 197927Alexis ArgüelloLoss *RTD7
      47Jun 18, 197927Jose TorresWinUD
      46Apr 9, 197927Rafael LimónDrawTD
      45Feb 26, 197927Shig FukuyamaWinTKO5
      44Dec 6, 197827Gerald HayesWinUD
      43Sep 27, 197826Augie PantellasWinTKO7
      42May 19, 197826Ignacio CamposWinTKO7
      41Nov 15, 197725Arturo LeonLossSD
      40Aug 20, 197725Rubén OlivaresWinUD
      39Jul 15, 197725Alejandro LopezWinRTD7
      38Jun 9, 197725Miguel EstradaWinTKO2
      37May 19, 197725Ramon ContrerasWinTKO8
      36Jan 13, 197725Julio LealWinTKO7
      35Dec 16, 197625Miguel MezaWinTKO3
      34Nov 10, 197624Bonnie NecessarioWinTKO2
      33Feb 25, 197624David SoteloWinUD
      32Feb 17, 197624Modesto ConcepcionWinTKO10
      31Jan 27, 197624Gene PradoWinKO5
      30Dec 7, 197524Rafael LimónLossUD
      29Nov 18, 197523Fel ClementeWinTKO5
      28Jun 20, 197523Rubén OlivaresLoss *TKO2
      27Mar 1, 197523Jesus EstradaWin *KO2
      26Sep 7, 197422Alfredo MarcanoWin *TKO9
      25May 24, 197422Danny LopezWinTKO9
      24Mar 4, 197422Genzo KurosawaWinTKO5
      23Feb 1, 197422Jorge RamosWinTKO5
      22Oct 13, 197321Jose Luis Martin del CampoWinTKO9
      21Sep 28, 197321Jorge RamosWinTKO10
      20Jun 23, 197321Rubén OlivaresLossRTD9
      19Apr 28, 197321Chucho CastilloWinTKO10
      18Mar 30, 197321Frankie CrawfordWinUD
      17Feb 28, 197321Jose Luis Martin del CampoWinTKO3
      16Feb 15, 197321Arturo PinedaWinKO5
      15Nov 6, 197220Ray EchevarriaWinTKO1
      14Oct 16, 197220Alberto ReyesWinTKO9
      13Sep 11, 197220Valente VeraWinTKO5
      12Aug 21, 197220Juan MontayoWinTKO8
      11Aug 11, 197220Modesto Boy DayaganonWinTKO2
      10Jul 31, 197220Alfredo De La RosaWinKO4
      9Jul 17, 197220Alberto PerezWinKO5
      8Jun 30, 197220Jesus RoblesWinKO2
      7Jun 19, 197220Alfredo De La RosaWinUD
      6Jun 5, 197220Ray LlamasWinKO1
      5May 22, 197220Luis RoblesWinKO1
      4May 15, 197220Henry FelixWinKO1
      3May 8, 197220Ruben CoriaWinKO2
      2Apr 22, 197220Limon SalasWinKO1
      1Apr 7, 197220Jose Antonio RosaWinKO5

      * World-title fight

      Boxing career

      Bobby Chacon (Schoolboy) was an American professional boxer. He was born in Pacoima, California, U.S. on November 28, 1951. He was a two-weight-class world champion. He died on September 7, 2016 at the age of 64 years. Chacon was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame (IBHOF) in 2005. His professional boxing career spanned more than 16 years — from 1972 to 1988.

      Chacon made his professional boxing debut against Jose Antonio Rosa at the age of 20 on April 7, 1972, defeating Rosa via 5th round KO. He went on to win 18 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 16 wins via stoppage.

      He had his first world title fight at the age of 22 on September 7, 1974 after 25 professional fights, against Alfredo Marcano for the featherweight WBC (vacant) title. He defeated Marcano via 9th round TKO to become the featherweight champion of the world.

      Chacon won two world titles at two weight classes. For all the details about Chacon's world title wins and defenses refer to the "Championships" section below.

      Chacon had a total of seven losses in his professional boxing career.

      His last professional fight was a non-title bout against Bobby Jones at 36 years of age, on June 2, 1988. Chacon won the fight via 10 round unanimous decision.


      Chacon had a total of eight world-title fights, which includes winning two world titles and two successful title defenses. He won four of these fights and lost four.

      Title Wins

      Bobby Chacon fought for world titles in five fights and won two of these fights, winning one of them via way of stoppage. In total, he won two belts across two weight classes.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod
      Dec 11, 1982Rafael LimónSuper-featherweightWBCUD
      Sep 7, 1974Alfredo MarcanoFeatherweightWBC*TKO
      * Vacant title

      Title Defenses

      Bobby Chacon had three world-title defense fights across two weight classes — featherweight (x2) and super-featherweight. He won two of them and lost once.

      Following is the table of his successful title defense fights, the next section has the fights where he lost his titles.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles DefendedMethod
      May 15, 1983Cornelius Boza EdwardsSuper-featherweightWBCUD
      Mar 1, 1975Jesus EstradaFeatherweightWBCKO

      Title Losses

      Bobby Chacon lost one world-title defense fight, and lost one title in the fight.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles LostMethod
      Jun 20, 1975Rubén OlivaresFeatherweightWBCTKO


      Chacon fought a total of 67 times during his professional career, which includes 8 world-title fights at three weight divisions. These three fights are the highlight of his career.

      • September 7, 1974: Chacon wins his first world title by defeating Alfredo Marcano via 9th round TKO. He is now the WBC featherweight world champion.

      • March 1, 1975: Chacon successfully defends the WBC featherweight title against Jesus Estrada, winning the fight via 2nd round KO.

      • August 20, 1977: Bobby Chacon beats Rubén Olivares via 10th round unanimous decision.


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