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08(Photo credit: Naoki Fakuda) WBC STATISTICS

WBC Welterweight World Championship

Las Vegas, Nevada – MGM Grand

May 4, 2013

This will be the 1,818th fight sanctioned by the WBC in its 50-year history.

GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS AND MAYWEATHER PROMOTIONS PRESENT:

FLOYD “Money” MAYWEATHER JR. (U.S.)

WBC Welterweight World Champion

Age, date of birth: 36 (February 24, 1977)

Residence: Las Vegas, Nevada

Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Michigan

Record: 43-0, 26 KOs

Height: 5’8”

Stance: Righthanded

Total rounds: 315

World championship fights: 20-0, 10 KOs

Trainer: Floyd Mayweather Sr.

ROBERT “The Ghost” GUERRERO (U.S.)

WBC Interim Welterweight World Champion

Age, date of birth: 30 (March 27, 1983)

Residence: Gilroy, California

Birthplace: Gilroy, California

Record: 31-1-1, 2 ND, 18 KOs

Height: 5’8”

Stance: Lefthanded

Total rounds: 213

World championship fights: 5-0, 1 ND, 4 KOs

Interim world championship fights: 2-0, 0 KOs

Trainer: Ruben Guerrero

WBC WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONS

1. Luis Manuel Rodriguez (Cuba) 1963

2. Emile Griffith (Virg. Island) 1963 – 1966

3. Curtis Cokes (US) 1966 – 1969

4. Jose Napoles (Mexico) 1969 – 1970

5. Billy Backus (US) 1970 – 1971

6. Jose Napoles (Mexico) * 1971 – 1975

7. John Stracey (GB) 1975 – 1976

8. Carlos Palomino (Mexico) 1976 – 1979

9. Wilfredo Benitez (P. Rico) 1979

10. Ray Leonard (US) 1979 – 1980

11. Roberto Duran (Panama) 1980

12. Ray Leonard (US) * 1980 – 1983

13. Milton McCrory (US) 1983 – 1985

14. Donald Curry (US) 1985 – 1986

15. Lloyd Honeyghan (Jamaica) 1986 – 1987

16. Jorge Vaca (Mexico) 1987 – 1988

17. Lloyd Honeyghan (Jamaica) * 1988 – 1989

18. Marlon Starling (US) 1989 – 1990

19. Maurice Blocker (US) 1990 – 1991

20. Simon Brown (Jamaica) 1991

21. James McGirt (US) 1991 – 1993

22. Pernell Whitaker (US) 1993 – 1997

23. Oscar de la Hoya (US) 1997 – 1999

24. Felix Trinidad (P. Rico) 1999

25. Oscar de la Hoya (US) * 2000

26. Shane Mosley (US) 2000 – 2002

27. Vernon Forrest (US) 2002 – 2003

28. Ricardo Mayorga (Nicaragua) 2003

29. Cory Spinks (US) 2003 – 2005

30. Zab Judah (US) 2005 – 2006

31. Carlos Baldomir (Argentina) 2006

32. Floyd Mayweather (US) (Emeritus) 2006 – 2007

33. Shane Mosley (US) Interim * 2007

34. Andre Berto (US) 2008 – 2011

35. Victor Ortiz (US) 2011

36. Floyd Mayweather Jr. (US) * 2011 –

37. Robert Guerrero (US) Interim 2012 – 2013

* Regained

GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE WELTERWEIGHT DIVISION IN THE HISTORY OF THE WBC

31 world champions have been recognized by the WBC, of whom only six have regained the title: Jose Napoles (Cuba-Mex), Ray Leonard (US), Lloyd Honeyghan (Jamaica-GB), Oscar De La Hoya (US-Mex), Shane Mosley (US), Floyd Mayweather Jr. (US).

125 WBC welterweight world title bouts have been held in the history of the WBC.

95 WBC welterweight world title bouts have taken place in the United States.

WBC STATISTICS

WBC Featherweight World Championship

Las Vegas, Nevada – MGM Grand

May 4, 2013

This will be the 1,817th fight sanctioned by the WBC in its 50-year history.

GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS PRESENTS:

DANIEL PONCE DE LEON VS ABNER MARES

DANIEL PONCE DE LEÓN (Mexico)

WBC Featherweight World Champion

Age, date of birth: 32 (July 27, 1980)

Residence: West Covina, California

Birthplace: Cuauhtemoc, Chihuahua, Mexico

Record: 44-4, 35 KOs

Height: 5’5”

Stance: Lefthanded

Total rounds: 243

World championship fights: 8-1, 4 KOs

Manager: Frank Espinoza

Trainer: Ramon Morales

ABNER MARES (Mexico)

Ranked WBC #1 at featherweight

Former WBC super bantamweight world champion

Age, date of birth: 27 (November 28, 1985)

Residence: Lakewood, California

Birthplace: Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico

Record: 25-0-1, 13 KOs

Height: 5’4.5”

Stance: Righthanded

Total rounds: 194

World championship fights: 4-0-1, 0 KOs

Manager: Frank Espinoza

Trainer: Clemente Medina

WBC FEATHERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONS

1. Davey Moore (US) + 1963

2. Ultiminio Ramos (Mex) 1963 – 1964

3. Vicente Saldivar (Mex) + 1964 – 1967

4. Howard Winstone (Wales) + 1968

5. Jose Legra (Cuba) 1968 – 1969

6. Johnny Famechon (Fran) 1969 – 1970

7. Vicente Saldivar (Mex) * + 1970

8. Kuniaki Shibata (Japan) 1970 – 1972

9. Clemente Sanchez (Mex) + 1972

10. Jose Legra (Cuba) * 1972 – 1973

11. Eder Jofre (Bra) 1973

12. Bobby Chacon (US) 1974 – 1975

13. Ruben Olivares (Mex) 1975

14. David Kotey (Ghana) 1975 – 1976

15. Danny Lopez (US) 1976 – 1980

16. Salvador Sanchez (Mex) + 1980 – 1982

17. Juan Laporte (P. Rico) 1982 – 1984

18. Wilfredo Gomez (P. Rico) 1984

19. Azumah Nelson (Ghana) 1984 – 1987

20. Jeff Fenech (Aust) 1988 – 1990

21. Marcos Villasana (Mex) 1990 – 1991

22. Paul Hodkinson (GB) 1991 – 1993

23. Goyo Vargas (Mex) 1993

24. Kevin Kelley (US) 1993 – 1995

25. Alejandro Gonzalez (Mex) 1995

26. Manuel Medina (Mex) 1995

27. Luisito Espinosa (Phil) 1995 – 1999

28. Cesar Soto (Mex) 1999

29. Naseem Hamed (GB) 1999

30. Guty Espadas (Mex) 2000 – 2001

31. Erik Morales (Mex) 2001 – 2002

32. Marco A. Barrera (Mex) 2002

33. Erik Morales (Mex) * 2002 – 2003

34. Injin Chi (Korea) 2004 – 2006

35. Takashi Koshimoto (Japan) 2006

36. Humberto Soto (Mex) Interim 2005 – 2006

37. Rodolfo Lopez (Mex) 2006

38. Injin Chi (Korea) * 2006

39. Jorge Linares (Ven) 2007

40. Oscar Larios (Mex) 2008 – 2009

41. Tahakahiro Aoh (Jap) 2009

42. Elio Rojas (Dom. R.) 2010

43. Hozumi Hasegawa (Jap) 2010 – 2011

44. Jhonny Gonzalez (Mex) 2011 –

45. Daniel Ponce de Leon 2012 –

* Regained

GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE FEATHERWEIGHT DIVISION IN THE HISTORY OF THE WBC

42 world champions have been recognized by the WBC, of whom only four have regained the title: Vicente Saldivar (Mexico), Jose Legra (Cuba-Spain), Erik Morales (Mexico), Injin Chi (Korea).

124 WBC featherweight world title fights have been held in WBC history.

50 WBC featherweight world title fights have been held in the United States in WBC history.

WBC Statistics by Luis Medina.