Roberto Durán Record & Stats

Roberto Durán Record & Stats

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In a career spanning 33 years and 4 months, Roberto Durán fought 119 times with 103 wins and 16 losses. By his last professional fight on July 14, 2001, Durán's boxing record stood at 103-16 (70 KO wins, 4 KO losses).

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El Chorrillo, Panama
“Manos de Piedra”
Born
Jun 16, 1951
Age
71
Debut
Feb 23, 1968
Record
103-16
Rounds
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KOs
70 (58.8%)
Height
170 cm
Reach
168 cm
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Stance
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Roberto Durán's record and stats
Roberto Durán's Record

      Roberto Durán (Manos de Piedra) is a retired Panamanian professional boxer. He was born in El Chorrillo, Panama on June 16, 1951. Durán made his professional boxing debut at the age of 16 on February 23, 1968. He is a former 4-weight-class world champion. He is 71 years old, and will be turning 72 in 4 months and 12 days. Durán is a Hall of Famer.

      Boxing Record

      Total Fights119
      Wins103
      Losses16
      Draws0
      No-Contests0
      KO Wins70
      Total Title Wins8
      Title Defenses12
      Title-Fight KO Wins13
      Losses via KO4
      #DateAgeOpponentResultVia
      119Jul 14, 200150 Héctor Camacho LossUD
      118Aug 12, 200049Patrick GoossenWinUD
      117Jun 16, 200049Pat Lawlor WinUD
      116Mar 6, 199947Omar GonzalezLossUD
      115Aug 28, 199847 William Joppy LossTKO3
      114Jan 31, 199846Felix Jose HernandezWinUD
      113Nov 15, 199746David RadfordWinUD
      112Jun 14, 199745 Jorge CastroWinUD
      111Feb 15, 199745 Jorge CastroLossUD
      110Sep 27, 199645Mike CulbertWinTKO6
      109Aug 31, 199645Ariel CruzWinKO1
      108Jun 22, 199645 Héctor CamachoLossUD
      107Feb 20, 199644Ray DomengeWinUD
      106Dec 21, 199544Wilbur GarstWinTKO4
      105Jun 10, 199543Roni MartinezWinTKO7
      104Jan 14, 199543 Vinny PazienzaLossUD
      103Oct 18, 199443Heath ToddWinTKO6
      102Jun 25, 199443 Vinny PazienzaLossUD
      101Mar 29, 199442Terry ThomasWinTKO4
      100Feb 22, 199442Carlos MonteroWinUD
      99Dec 14, 199342Tony MenefeeWinTKO8
      98Aug 17, 199342Sean FitzgeraldWinKO6
      97Jun 29, 199342Jacques LeBlancWinUD
      96Dec 17, 199241Ken HulseyWinKO2
      95Sep 30, 199241Tony BiglenWinUD
      94Mar 18, 199139Pat LawlorLossTKO6
      93Dec 7, 198938 Sugar Ray Leonard LossUD
      92Feb 24, 198937 Iran Barkley WinSD
      91Oct 1, 198837Jeff LanasWinSD
      90Apr 14, 198836Paul ThornWinRTD6
      89Feb 5, 198836Ricky StackhouseWinUD
      88Sep 12, 198736Juan Carlos Giménez FerreyraWinUD
      87May 16, 198735Victor ClaudioWinUD
      86Jun 23, 198635Robbie SimsLossSD
      85Apr 18, 198634Jorge SueroWinKO2
      84Jan 31, 198634Manuel ZambranoWinKO2
      83Jun 15, 198432 Thomas Hearns LossTKO2
      82Nov 10, 198332 Marvelous Marvin Hagler LossUD
      81Jun 16, 198332 Davey Moore WinTKO8
      80Jan 29, 198331 José CuevasWinTKO4
      79Nov 12, 198231Jimmy BattenWinUD
      78Sep 4, 198231Kirkland LaingLossSD
      77Jan 30, 198230 Wilfred Benítez LossUD
      76Sep 26, 198130Luigi MinchilloWinUD
      75Aug 9, 198130Nino GonzalezWinUD
      74Nov 25, 198029 Sugar Ray Leonard LossTKO8
      73Jun 20, 198029 Sugar Ray Leonard WinUD
      72Feb 24, 198028Wellington WheatleyWinTKO6
      71Jan 13, 198028Joseph NsubugaWinRTD4
      70Sep 28, 197928Zeferino GonzalezWinUD
      69Jun 22, 197928 Carlos PalominoWinUD
      68Apr 8, 197927Jimmy HeairWinUD
      67Dec 8, 197827Monroe BrooksWinKO8
      66Sep 1, 197827Ezequiel ObandoWinKO2
      65Apr 27, 197826Adolfo ViruetWinUD
      64Jan 21, 197826 Esteban de Jesús WinTKO12
      63Sep 17, 197726Edwin Viruet WinUD
      62Aug 6, 197726Bernardo DiazWinKO1
      61May 16, 197725Javier MunizWinUD
      60Jan 29, 197725Vilomar Fernandez WinKO13
      59Oct 15, 197625Alvaro Rojas WinKO1
      58Jul 31, 197625Emiliano VillaWinTKO7
      57May 23, 197624Lou Bizzarro WinKO14
      56May 4, 197624Saoul MambyWinUD
      55Dec 20, 197524Leoncio Ortiz WinKO15
      54Sep 30, 197524Edwin ViruetWinUD
      53Sep 13, 197524Alirio AcunaWinKO3
      52Aug 2, 197524Pepe El ToroWinKO1
      51Jun 3, 197523Jose PetersonWinTKO1
      50Mar 2, 197523Ray Lampkin WinKO14
      49Feb 15, 197523Andres SalgadoWinKO1
      48Dec 21, 197423Masataka Takayama WinKO1
      47Nov 16, 197423Adalberto VanegasWinKO1
      46Oct 31, 197423Jose VasquezWinKO2
      45Sep 2, 197423Hector MattaWinUD
      44Jul 6, 197423Flash GallegoWinTKO7
      43Mar 16, 197422 Esteban de Jesús WinKO11
      42Feb 16, 197422Armando MendozaWinTKO3
      41Jan 21, 197422Leonard TavarezWinTKO4
      40Dec 1, 197322Tony GarciaWinKO3
      39Sep 8, 197322Guts Ishimatsu WinTKO10
      38Aug 4, 197322Doc McClendonWinUD
      37Jun 2, 197321Hector Thompson WinTKO8
      36Apr 14, 197321Gerardo FerratWinTKO2
      35Mar 17, 197321Javier AyalaWinUD
      34Feb 22, 197321Juan MedinaWinTKO7
      33Jan 20, 197321Jimmy Robertson WinKO5
      32Nov 17, 197221 Esteban de JesúsLossUD
      31Oct 28, 197221Lupe RamirezWinKO1
      30Sep 2, 197221Greg PotterWinKO1
      29Jun 26, 197221 Ken Buchanan WinTKO13
      28Mar 10, 197220Francisco MunozWinTKO1
      27Jan 15, 197220Angel Robinson GarciaWinUD
      26Oct 16, 197120Hiroshi KobayashiWinKO7
      25Sep 13, 197120Benny HuertasWinTKO1
      24Jul 18, 197120Fermin SotoWinTKO3
      23May 29, 197119Lloyd MarshallWinTKO6
      22Mar 21, 197119Jose AcostaWinKO1
      21Jan 10, 197119Jose Angel HerreraWinKO6
      20Oct 18, 197019Ignacio CastanedaWinTKO3
      19Sep 5, 197019Marvin CastanedaWinKO1
      18Jul 18, 197019Clemente MucinoWinKO6
      17May 16, 197018Ernesto MarcelWinTKO10
      16Mar 28, 197018Felipe TorresWinUD
      15Nov 23, 196918Luis PatinoWinKO8
      14Sep 21, 196918Serafin GarciaWinTKO5
      13Jun 22, 196918Adolfo OssesWinTKO7
      12May 18, 196917Jacinto GarciaWinTKO4
      11Feb 1, 196917Eduardo FrutosWinUD
      10Jan 19, 196917Alberto BrandWinTKO4
      9Dec 7, 196817Carlos HowardWinTKO1
      8Nov 16, 196817Juan GondolaWinKO2
      7Sep 22, 196817Cesar De LeonWinKO1
      6Aug 25, 196817Leroy CarghillWinKO1
      5Aug 10, 196817Enrique JacoboWinKO1
      4Jun 30, 196817Eduardo MoralesWinKO1
      3Jun 15, 196816Manuel JimenezWinKO1
      2May 14, 196816Juan GondolaWinKO1
      1Feb 23, 196816Carlos MendozaWinUD

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      Statistics

      Roberto Durán is 170 cm tall (5' 6.93") with a reach of 168 cm (5' 6.14"). He fights out of the orthodox stance and presents an ape-index of -2 cm (-0.79"). Durán has a 58.8% KO rate.

      Career Summary

      Roberto Durán's professional boxing career spanned more than 33 years — from 1968 to 2001.

      Durán made his debut against Carlos Mendoza at the age of 16 on February 23, 1968, defeating Mendoza via 4 round unanimous decision. He went on to win 30 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 27 wins via stoppage.

      Durán had his first world title fight at the age of 21 on June 26, 1972 after 28 professional fights, against Ken Buchanan for the lightweight WBA and The Ring titles. He defeated Buchanan via 13th round TKO to become the lightweight champion of the world.

      He was a one-time undisputed lightweight world champion, and has won seven world titles at 4 weight classes. For all the details about Durán's world title wins and defenses refer to "Roberto Durán World Titles".

      Some of Durán's best fights and notable victories include wins over Davey Moore, José Cuevas, Sugar Ray Leonard, Esteban de Jesús, Carlos Palomino, and Ken Buchanan.

      Roberto Durán had a total of 16 losses in his professional boxing career — seven of them in title bouts and nine in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Esteban de Jesús via 10 round unanimous decision on November 17, 1972, which ended his 31-fight win streak. He has been stopped four times and lost 12 times via decision. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of Roberto Durán's losses".

      His last professional fight was a super-middleweight bout against Puerto Rican boxer Héctor Camacho on July 14, 2001. Durán lost the fight via 12 round unanimous decision. It's been 21 years, 6 months, and 21 days since this fight.

      Durán retired from professional boxing with a record of 103-16, which included 70 knockout wins and 4 losses via knockout, and 7 title wins. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame (IBHOF) in 2007.

      Career Highlights

      Roberto Durán fought a total of 119 times during his professional career. He was among the very best of his generation and put on some incredible performances. These eight fights are the highlight of his career.

      • Roberto Durán vs. Ken Buchanan

        A 21-year old Roberto Durán (28-0, 24 KO) had his first world title fight against Ken Buchanan for Buchanan's WBA and The Ring lightweight belts. Buchanan was 26 years old with a record of 43-1. Buchanan was on a 10-fight win streak with 15 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 1 cm and also had a 10 cm reach advantage over Durán.

        Durán defeated Buchanan via 13th round TKO to win the WBA and Ring Magazine lightweight titles.

      • Roberto Durán vs. Esteban de Jesús III

        In a rematch, a 26-year old Roberto Durán (62-1, 51 KO) faced Esteban de Jesús, who was now 26 years old with a record of 52-3 in a undisputed lightweight championship bout. Jesús was on a seven-fight win streak with 30 KO wins. Durán was the taller of the two by 6 cms but Jesús had a 2 cm reach advantage over Durán.

        Durán defeated Jesús via 12th round TKO to win the WBC lightweight title and retain the WBA and Ring Magazine lightweight titles.

      • Roberto Durán vs. Carlos Palomino

        A 28-year old Roberto Durán (67-1, 54 KO) faced Carlos Palomino, who was 29 years old with a record of 27-2-3. Palomino was on a one-fight losing streak, and was the taller of the two by 7 cms and also had a 13 cm reach advantage over Durán.

        Durán defeated Palomino via 10 round unanimous decision.

      • Roberto Durán vs. Sugar Ray Leonard

        A 29-year old Roberto Durán (71-1, 56 KO) faced an undefeated Sugar Ray Leonard, who was 24 years old with a record of 27-0. Leonard was on a 27-fight win streak with 18 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 9 cms and also had a 20 cm reach advantage over Durán.

        Durán defeated Leonard via 15 round unanimous decision to win the WBC and Ring Magazine welterweight titles. He handed Leonard the first loss of his career, and put an end to Leonard's 27-fight win streak.

      • Roberto Durán vs. José Cuevas

        A 31-year old Roberto Durán (75-4, 56 KO) faced José Cuevas, who was 25 years old with a record of 29-8. Cuevas was on a one-fight losing streak, and was the taller of the two by 3 cms and also had a 5 cm reach advantage over Durán.

        Durán defeated Cuevas via 4th round TKO.

      • Roberto Durán vs. Davey Moore

        A 32-year old Roberto Durán (76-4, 57 KO) faced an undefeated Davey Moore, who was 24 years old with a record of 12-0. Moore was on a 12-fight win streak with 9 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 8 cms and also had a 12 cm reach advantage over Durán.

        Durán defeated Moore via 8th round TKO to win the WBA super-welterweight title. He handed Moore the first loss of his career, and put an end to Moore's 12-fight win streak.

      • Roberto Durán vs. Marvelous Marvin Hagler

        A 32-year old Roberto Durán (77-4, 58 KO) faced Marvelous Marvin Hagler, who was 29 years old with a record of 57-2-2 in a undisputed middleweight championship bout. Hagler was on a 11-fight win streak with 48 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 7 cms and also had a 23 cm reach advantage over Durán.

        Hagler defeated Durán via 15 round unanimous decision.

      • Roberto Durán vs. Sugar Ray Leonard III

        In a rematch, a 38-year old Roberto Durán (85-7, 61 KO) faced Sugar Ray Leonard, who was now 33 years old with a record of 35-1-1. Leonard was coming off a draw against Thomas Hearns in his last fight, and was the taller of the two by 9 cms and also had a 20 cm reach advantage over Durán.

        Leonard defeated Durán via 12 round unanimous decision.

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