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Israel Vázquez Record

Total Fights49
Title Wins5
Title Defenses5
Title-Fight KOs6
KO Wins32
KO Losses4
Israel Vázquez Record & Stats
Israel Vázquez' Record
Israel Vázquez' boxing record and career infographic

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      What is Israel Vázquez' boxing record?

      In a professional boxing career spanning 15 years and one month, Israel Vázquez fought 49 times with 44 wins and 5 losses.

      Vázquez retired from professional boxing with a record of 44-5, which included five super-bantamweight world-title wins and five successful title defense fights. He had a 65.3% knockouts-to-fights ratio with 32 of his total 49 fights being knockout wins, six of which were in title fights. Vázquez suffered four knockout losses in his career, one of which was against Rafael Márquez in a super-bantamweight title fight.

      His last fight was a 3rd round KO defeat to Rafael Márquez on May 22, 2010.

      Some of Vázquez' best fights and notable victories include wins over Hall-of-Famer Rafael Márquez, Óscar Larios, Ivan Hernández, Jhonny González, Angel Antonio Priolo, Artyom Simonyan, and José Luis Valbuena.

      49May 22, 201032Rafael MárquezLossKO3
      48Oct 10, 200931Angel Antonio PrioloWinKO9
      47Mar 1, 200830Rafael MárquezWin *SD
      46Aug 4, 200729Rafael MárquezWin *TKO6
      45Mar 3, 200729Rafael MárquezLoss *RTD7
      44Sep 16, 200628Jhonny GonzálezWin *TKO10
      43Jun 10, 200628Ivan HernándezWin *RTD4
      42Dec 3, 200527Óscar LariosWin *TKO3
      41May 31, 200527Armando GuerreroWin *UD
      40Dec 28, 200427Artyom SimonyanWin *TKO5
      39Mar 25, 200426José Luis ValbuenaWin *TKO12
      38Sep 19, 200325Trinidad MendozaWinTKO7
      37May 22, 200325Jorge Eliécer JulioWinTKO10
      36Sep 26, 200224Justo AlmazanWinUD
      35May 17, 200224Óscar LariosLossTKO12
      34Feb 22, 200224Osvaldo GuerreroWinUD
      33Oct 25, 200123Felipe RamirezWinKO5
      32May 19, 200123Ever BelenoWinKO2
      31Jan 7, 200123Don Don ConcepcionWinTKO3
      30Oct 27, 200022Eddie SaenzWinKO2
      29Aug 17, 200022Javier VarguezWinKO3
      28Jul 29, 200022Amador VasquezWinTKO2
      27May 6, 200022Eddie SaenzWinKO3
      26Feb 4, 200022Héctor VelázquezWinSD
      25Jan 7, 200022Edel RuizWinUD
      24Oct 3, 199921Adarryl JohnsonWinMD
      23Aug 9, 199921Nelson Ramon MedinaWinKO7
      22Mar 27, 199921Marcos LiconaLossSD
      21Nov 30, 199820Agustin LorenzoWinTKO8
      20Oct 22, 199820Frank LizarragaWinUD
      19Aug 10, 199820Juan Manuel ChavezWinUD
      18Jun 8, 199820Oscar Javier GarciaWinTKO4
      17Mar 15, 199820Antonio RamirezWinUD
      16Feb 21, 199820Saul BrisenoWinTD
      15Aug 30, 199719Enrique AngelesWinTKO9
      14Jun 14, 199719Marcello NavaWinTKO4
      13Apr 12, 199719Óscar LariosWinKO1
      12Mar 29, 199719Erik LopezWinTKO3
      11Nov 30, 199618Abraham BarrientosWinTKO5
      10Oct 5, 199618Ulises FloresLossTKO1
      9Sep 7, 199618Saul BrisenoWinTKO3
      8May 3, 199618Enrique MartinezWinTKO1
      7Apr 19, 199618Joel NolascoWinKO2
      6Mar 8, 199618Cecilio Marino JimenezWinKO7
      5Feb 16, 199618Alejandro PantaleonWinKO3
      4Sep 6, 199517Raul GonzalesWinDQ
      3Jun 21, 199517Jesus RomeroWinTKO1
      2Apr 19, 199517Sergio LopezWinKO1
      1Mar 29, 199517Eduardo RosasWinTKO1

      * World-title fight

      Boxing career

      Israel Vázquez (Magnifico) is a 46-year old retired Mexican professional boxer. He was born in Mexico City, Mexico on December 25, 1977. He is a former super-bantamweight world champion. His professional boxing career spanned more than 15 years — from 1995 to 2010.

      Vázquez made his professional boxing debut against Eduardo Rosas at the age of 17 on March 29, 1995, defeating Rosas via 1st round TKO. He went on to win 8 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 7 wins via stoppage.

      He had his first world title fight at the age of 26 on March 25, 2004 after 38 professional fights, against José Luis Valbuena for the super-bantamweight IBF (vacant) title. He defeated Valbuena via 12th round TKO to become the super-bantamweight champion of the world.

      Vázquez has won five world titles at super-bantamweight. For all the details about Vázquez' world title wins and defenses refer to the "Championships" section below.

      Vázquez had a total of five losses in his professional boxing career.

      His last professional fight was a non-title rematch against fellow Mexican boxer Rafael Márquez on May 22, 2010. Vázquez lost the fight via 3rd round KO. It's been 14 years and 30 days since this fight.


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

      Title Wins

      Israel Vázquez fought for super-bantamweight world titles in three fights and won all three of them via stoppage. In total, he won five super-bantamweight belts.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod
      Aug 4, 2007Rafael MárquezSuper-bantamweightWBC, The RingTKO
      Dec 3, 2005Óscar LariosSuper-bantamweightWBC, The Ring*TKO
      Mar 25, 2004José Luis ValbuenaSuper-bantamweightIBF*TKO
      * Vacant title

      Title Defenses

      Israel Vázquez had six super-bantamweight world-title defense fights. He won five 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
      Mar 1, 2008Rafael MárquezSuper-bantamweightWBC, The RingSD
      Sep 16, 2006Jhonny GonzálezSuper-bantamweightWBC, The RingTKO
      Jun 10, 2006Ivan HernándezSuper-bantamweightWBC, The RingRTD
      May 31, 2005Armando GuerreroSuper-bantamweightIBFUD
      Dec 28, 2004Artyom SimonyanSuper-bantamweightIBFTKO

      Title Losses

      Israel Vázquez lost one world-title defense fight, and lost two titles in the fight.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles LostMethod
      Mar 3, 2007Rafael MárquezSuper-bantamweightWBC, The RingRTD


      Vázquez fought a total of 49 times during his professional career, which includes 9 world-title fights at the super-bantamweight division. He put on some great performances in these fights. These six fights are the highlight of his career.

      • March 25, 2004: Vázquez wins his first world title by defeating José Luis Valbuena via 12th round TKO. He is now the IBF super-bantamweight world champion.

      • December 3, 2005: Vázquez wins the WBC and The Ring super-bantamweight titles from Óscar Larios, by beating Larios via 3rd round TKO.

      • June 10, 2006: Vázquez successfully defends the WBC and The Ring super-bantamweight titles against Ivan Hernández, winning the fight via 4th round RTD.

      • September 16, 2006: Vázquez successfully defends the WBC and The Ring super-bantamweight titles against Jhonny González, winning the fight via 10th round TKO.

      • August 4, 2007: Vázquez wins the WBC and The Ring super-bantamweight titles from Rafael Márquez, by beating Márquez via 6th round TKO.

      • March 1, 2008: Vázquez successfully defends the WBC and The Ring super-bantamweight titles against Rafael Márquez, winning the fight via 12 round split decision.


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