Eusebio Pedroza Record & Stats

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Panama City, Panama
“El Alacrán”
Mar 2, 1956
Mar 1, 2019 (62 years)
Dec 1, 1973
Title Fights
25 (52.1%)
173 cm
174 cm
Ape Index
1 cm
Last Fight
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      Eusebio Pedroza (El Alacrán) was a Panamanian professional boxer. He was born in Panama City, Panama on March 2, 1956. Pedroza made his professional boxing debut at the age of 17, on December 1, 1973. He was a featherweight world champion. He died on March 1, 2019 at the age of 62 years. Pedroza was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame (IBHOF) in 1999.

      Eusebio Pedroza Record

      In a professional boxing career spanning 18 years and 11 months, Eusebio Pedroza fought 49 times with 41 wins, 6 losses, and 1 draw. By his last professional fight on November 21, 1992, Pedroza's record stood at 41-6-1 (25 KO wins, 3 KO losses).

      Following is a tabular list of Pedroza's fights. For a list with more details — like opponent record, opponent stats, including videos — refer to "All of Eusebio Pedroza's fights".

      Total Fights49
      KO Wins25
      Total Title Wins1
      Title Defenses18
      Title-Fight KO Wins11
      Losses via KO3
      49Nov 21, 199236Mauro GutierrezLossSD
      48Mar 14, 199236Tomas QuinonesWinKO3
      47Dec 15, 199135Jorge RomeroWinUD
      46Oct 25, 199135Tomas RodriguezWinUD
      45Aug 9, 198630Edgar CastroLossSD
      44Jun 8, 198529Barry McGuiganLoss *UD
      43Feb 2, 198528Jorge LujanWin *UD
      42Jun 23, 198428Gerald HayesWinTKO10
      41May 27, 198428Angel MayorWin *UD
      40Oct 24, 198327Jose CabaWin *UD
      39Apr 24, 198327Rocky LockridgeWin *UD
      38Oct 16, 198226Bernard TaylorDraw *SD
      37Jul 17, 198226Rudy AlpizarNCNC
      36Jan 24, 198225Juan LaporteWin *UD
      35Dec 5, 198125Bashew SibacaWin *KO5
      34Aug 1, 198125Carlos PinangoWin *KO7
      33Feb 14, 198124Pat FordWin *KO13
      32Jan 17, 198124Raul SilvaWinKO5
      31Oct 4, 198024Rocky LockridgeWin *SD
      30Jul 20, 198024Sa Wang KimWin *KO8
      29Mar 29, 198024Juan Domingo MalvarezWin *KO9
      28Jan 22, 198023Spider NemotoWin *UD
      27Nov 17, 197923Johnny AbaWin *TKO11
      26Jul 21, 197923Rubén OlivaresWin *TKO12
      25Apr 7, 197923Hector CarrasquillaWin *TKO11
      24Jan 9, 197922Royal KobayashiWin *RTD13
      23Nov 27, 197822Enrique SolisWin *UD
      22Jul 2, 197822Ernesto HerreraWin *TKO12
      21Apr 15, 197822Cecilio LastraWin *TKO13
      20Nov 26, 197721Rodolfo FrancisWinTKO7
      19May 14, 197721Reynaldo HidalgoWinTKO9
      18Apr 2, 197721Jose SantanaWinUD
      17Jul 11, 197620Oscar ArnalLossKO6
      16Apr 3, 197620Alfonso ZamoraLoss *KO2
      15Nov 15, 197519Orlando AmoresWinTKO9
      14Jul 19, 197519Guillermo AlmengotWinTKO7
      13Apr 26, 197519Marcos BrittonWinKO4
      12Mar 21, 197519Benicio SosaWinUD
      11Feb 22, 197518Ernesto MathiasWinUD
      10Jan 18, 197518Alfonso PérezLossKO3
      9Sep 14, 197418Senen RiosWinTKO6
      8Jul 20, 197418Vicente Worrel Jr.WinKO1
      7Jun 14, 197418Ernesto DavisWinKO1
      6May 4, 197418Ricardo VegaWinTKO2
      5Mar 30, 197418Jacinto FuentesWinPTS
      4Mar 2, 197418Loitolier ChaconWinKO1
      3Feb 8, 197417Jorge BernalWinPTS
      2Dec 22, 197317Jose SantanaWinUD
      1Dec 1, 197317Julio GarciaWinTKO4

      * World-title fight

      World Titles

      Pedroza was a featherweight world champion. He held two world titles at the featherweight weight division, one of which was a championship elevation, the other was a lineal championship win.

      Weight DivisionWorld Titles Held
      FeatherweightWBA, The Ring


      Eusebio Pedroza was 173 cm tall (5' 8.11") with a reach of 174 cm (5' 8.50"). He used to fight out of the orthodox stance and presented an ape-index of 1 cm (0.39").

      Pedroza had a 52.1% KO rate. Of his total 25 KO wins, seven were in the early rounds, seven in the mid rounds, and 11 in the later rounds. He had three first-round KO wins.

      Career Summary

      Eusebio Pedroza's professional boxing career spanned more than 18 years — from 1973 to 1992.

      Pedroza made his professional boxing debut against Julio Garcia at the age of 17 on December 1, 1973, defeating Garcia via 4th round TKO. He went on to win 8 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 5 wins via stoppage.

      Pedroza had his first world title fight at the age of 20 on April 3, 1976 after 15 professional fights, against Alfonso Zamora for the WBA title. He lost to Zamora via 2nd round KO.

      Pedroza won one world title at featherweight. He was elevated as world champion once. For all the details about Pedroza's world title wins and defenses refer to "Eusebio Pedroza World Titles".

      Some of Pedroza's best fights and notable victories include wins over Hall-of-Famer Rubén Olivares, Bashew Sibaca, Gerald Hayes, Raul Silva, Carlos Pinango, Sa Wang Kim, Johnny Aba, and Juan Domingo Malvarez.

      Pedroza had a total of six losses in his professional boxing career.

      His last professional fight was a non-title bout against Mauro Gutierrez at 36 years of age, on November 21, 1992. Pedroza lost the fight via 10 round split decision.

      Career Highlights

      Pedroza fought a total of 49 times during his professional career, which includes 22 world-title fights at two weight divisions — featherweight and bantamweight. He was among the very best of his generation and was known for his great performances in his fights. These three fights are the highlight of his career.

      • April 3, 1976: In his first world-title fight, Eusebio Pedroza loses to Alfonso Zamora via 2nd round KO. He was fighting for the WBA bantamweight title.

      • April 15, 1978: Pedroza wins the WBA featherweight title from Cecilio Lastra, by beating Lastra via 13th round TKO.

      • December 5, 1981: Pedroza successfully defends the WBA featherweight title against Bashew Sibaca, winning the fight via 5th round KO.


      Fight Recommendations

      If you are interested in Pedroza's boxing career, you should definitely check out the following fights.

      1. Eusebio Pedroza loses to Barry McGuigan via 15-round unanimous decision
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