Carlos Palomino World Title Fights

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Carlos Palomino had a total of nine world-title fights, which includes winning two world titles and seven successful title defenses. He won eight of these fights and lost one.

Title Wins

Carlos Palomino fought for welterweight world titles once, which he won via TKO. In total, he won two welterweight belts.

DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod
Jun 22, 1976John H. StraceyWelterweightWBC, The RingTKO

Title Defenses

Carlos Palomino had eight welterweight world-title defense fights. He won seven of them and lost only 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 27, 1978Armando MunizWelterweightWBC, The RingUD
Mar 18, 1978Mimoun MohatarWelterweightWBC, The RingTKO
Feb 11, 1978Ryu SorimachiWelterweightWBC, The RingKO
Dec 10, 1977Jose PalaciosWelterweightWBC, The RingKO
Sep 13, 1977Everaldo Costa AzevedoWelterweightWBC, The RingUD
Jun 14, 1977Dave Boy GreenWelterweightWBC, The RingKO
Jan 21, 1977Armando MunizWelterweightWBC, The RingTKO

Title Losses

Carlos Palomino lost one world-title defense fight, and lost two titles in the fight.

DateOpponentDivisionTitles LostMethod
Jan 14, 1979Wilfred BenitezWelterweightWBC, The RingSD


  • What was Carlos Palomino's first world title win?

    Palomino's first world-title win were the WBC and The Ring belts at welterweight. He defeated John H. Stracey via 12th round TKO to win the titles.

  • How many world titles did Carlos Palomino win?

    Palomino won two world titles at welterweight.

  • How many title defenses did Carlos Palomino make?

    Palomino had a total of eight title defense fights. He was successful seven times and lost one time.