Manuel Medina Record & Stats

Manuel Medina Record & Stats

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In a career spanning 22 years and 10 months, Manuel Medina fought 84 times with 67 wins, 16 losses, and 1 draw. By his last professional fight on August 29, 2008, Medina's boxing record stood at 67-16-1 (32 KO wins, 8 KO losses).

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Tecuala, Nayarit, Mexico
Mar 30, 1971
Oct 9, 1985
32 (38.1%)
173 cm
173 cm
Ape Index
0 cm
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Manuel Medina's record and stats
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      Manuel Medina (Mantecas) is a retired Mexican professional boxer. He was born in Tecuala, Nayarit, Mexico on March 30, 1971. Medina made his professional boxing debut at the age of 14 on October 9, 1985. He is a former featherweight world champion. Medina turned 52 this month a day ago, on the 30th.

      Boxing Record

      Total Fights84
      KO Wins32
      Total Title Wins6
      Title Defenses5
      Title-Fight KO Wins2
      Losses via KO8
      84Aug 29, 200837Malcolm KlassenLossTKO2
      83Jul 5, 200736Cassius BaloyiDrawTD
      82Nov 11, 200635 Kevin KelleyWinMD
      81May 31, 200635Cassius Baloyi LossTKO11
      80Mar 24, 200634Javier Osvaldo AlvarezWinUD
      79Sep 9, 200534Miguel Angel GalindoWinRTD5
      78Jul 23, 200433Leonardo ResendizWinTKO3
      77Jul 12, 200332Scott Harrison LossTKO11
      76Jul 12, 200332Scott Harrison WinSD
      75Jun 6, 200332Pedro CruzWinKO1
      74Apr 28, 200332Juan RuizWinTKO5
      73Feb 1, 200331 Juan Manuel Márquez LossTKO7
      72Apr 27, 200231 Johnny Tapia LossMD
      71Nov 16, 200130Frank Toledo WinTKO5
      70Apr 27, 200130Mike JuarezWinKO4
      69Oct 20, 200029Daniel RodriguezWinUD
      68May 19, 200029Frank ToledoWinUD
      67Nov 13, 199928 Paul Ingle LossUD
      66Apr 16, 199928Victor Polo WinTD
      65Apr 24, 199827Héctor Lizárraga WinUD
      64Oct 18, 199726Jose AyalaWinTKO8
      63Aug 7, 199726Derrick GainerLossKO9
      62May 17, 199726 Luisito Espinosa LossTD
      61Dec 16, 199625Rosario HernandezWinKO1
      60Aug 31, 199625 Naseem Hamed LossTKO11
      59Apr 12, 199625Benito RodriguezWinUD
      58Dec 11, 199524 Luisito Espinosa LossUD
      57Sep 23, 199524Alejandro González WinSD
      56Apr 15, 199524Juan Polo Perez WinUD
      55Jan 28, 199523Tom Johnson LossUD
      54Sep 26, 199423Jose Luis MartinezWinUD
      53Jun 3, 199423Lorenzo TiznadoWinTKO2
      52Jun 26, 199322 John John Molina LossUD
      51May 11, 199322Francisco ValdezWinTKO8
      50Feb 26, 199321Tom Johnson LossSD
      49Oct 23, 199221Moussa Sangare WinMD
      48Sep 12, 199221Jorge RodriguezWinUD
      47Jul 22, 199221Fabrizio Cappai WinRTD10
      46Mar 14, 199220Fabrice Benichou WinSD
      45Nov 18, 199120Tom Johnson WinTD
      44Aug 12, 199120Troy Dorsey WinUD
      43May 30, 199120Agustin SalinasWinTKO8
      42May 17, 199120Mario GomezWinKO5
      41Dec 6, 199019Edward ParkerWinMD
      40Sep 3, 199019Bruno RabanalesWinUD
      39Jul 8, 199019 Steve CruzWinUD
      38May 21, 199019Tyrone JacksonWinUD
      37Mar 26, 199018Ben LopezWinTKO8
      36Feb 16, 199018Rafael OrtegaWinTKO8
      35Dec 11, 198918Edgar CastroWinDQ
      34Nov 16, 198918Jose MendezWinKO3
      33Sep 16, 198918Juan Manuel VegaWinTKO6
      32Jul 10, 198918Juan Carlos SalazarLossTKO10
      31May 21, 198918Ashby DancyWinTKO1
      30May 21, 198918Ashby DancyWinTKO1
      29Apr 3, 198918Jose Luis CalderonWinTKO3
      28Mar 11, 198917Miguel MolinaWinKO6
      27Feb 20, 198917Mariano CaneteWinTKO4
      26Dec 5, 198817Manuel CamachoWinTKO4
      25Oct 17, 198817Ramiro RodriguezWinUD
      24Aug 22, 198817Santiago ParraWinKO6
      23May 9, 198817Luis MoraWinUD
      22Feb 8, 198816Marco Antonio SantosWinKO3
      21Oct 16, 198716Julio ValleWinPTS
      20Oct 5, 198716Jorge AguilarWinKO4
      19Aug 10, 198716Antonio FloresWinPTS
      18Jul 16, 198716Martin JuarezWinUD
      17Jun 15, 198716Jorge SalasWinKO4
      16Mar 30, 198716Chiqui RuizWinPTS
      15Feb 9, 198715Jose EnriquezWinPTS
      14Dec 6, 198615Jose NunezWinPTS
      13Dec 1, 198615Jaime ReyesWinPTS
      12Sep 8, 198615Pablo CarrascoWinKO3
      11Aug 8, 198615Oldemar SotoWinTKO6
      10Jul 19, 198615Roberto GarciaWinKO3
      9May 9, 198615Oldemar SotoWinPTS
      8Apr 25, 198615Aquilino CeballosWinKO1
      7Apr 4, 198615Jose VenegasWinPTS
      6Mar 12, 198614Jose TrujilloWinKO2
      5Feb 10, 198614Victor MendozaWinPTS
      4Jan 16, 198614Alex MadridLossTKO4
      3Dec 5, 198514Gerardo MartinezLossPTS
      2Nov 10, 198514Roberto GarciaWinPTS
      1Oct 9, 198514Daniel FloresWinPTS


      Manuel Medina was a featherweight world champion. He has held six world titles at the featherweight weight division, one of which was a vacant title win, and the rest five were lineal championship wins.

      Weight DivisionWorld Titles Held
      FeatherweightWBC 2x, IBF 3x, WBO


      Manuel Medina is 173 cm tall (5' 8.11") with a reach of 173 cm (5' 8.11"). He fights out of the orthodox stance and presents an ape-index of 0. Medina has a 38.1% KO rate.

      Career Summary

      Manuel Medina's professional boxing career spanned more than 22 years — from 1985 to 2008.

      Medina made his professional boxing debut against Daniel Flores at the age of 14 on October 9, 1985, defeating Flores via 4 round PTS.

      Medina had his first world title fight at the age of 20 on August 12, 1991 after 43 professional fights, against Troy Dorsey for the featherweight IBF title. He defeated Dorsey via 12 round unanimous decision to become the featherweight champion of the world.

      Medina has won six world titles at featherweight. For all the details about Medina's world title wins and defenses refer to "Manuel Medina World Titles".

      Some of Medina's best fights and notable victories include wins over Hall-of-Famer Tom Johnson, Frank Toledo, Lorenzo Tiznado, Pedro Cruz, Juan Ruiz, Rosario Hernandez, and Fabrizio Cappai.

      Manuel Medina had a total of 16 losses in his professional boxing career — 11 of them in title bouts and five in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Gerardo Martinez via 4 round PTS on December 5, 1985. He has been stopped eight times and lost eight times via decision. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of Manuel Medina's losses".

      His last professional fight was a non-title bout against Malcolm Klassen on August 29, 2008. Medina lost the fight via 2nd round TKO. It's been 14 years, 7 months, and 2 days since this fight.

      Medina retired from professional boxing with a record of 67-16-1, which included 32 knockout wins and eight losses via knockout, and six title wins.

      Career Highlights

      Manuel Medina fought a total of 84 times during his professional career. These two fights are the highlight of his career.

      • August 12, 1991: Medina wins his first world title by defeating Troy Dorsey via 12 round unanimous decision. He is now the IBF featherweight world champion.

      • November 16, 2001: Medina wins the IBF featherweight title from Frank Toledo, by beating Toledo via 5th round TKO.


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