Alejandro García (boxer)

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Alejandro García Hernández
Statistics
Real name Alejandro García Hernández
Nickname(s) Terra
Rated at Light Middleweight
Nationality Mexico Mexico
Born (1979-07-18) July 18, 1979 (age 35)
Tijuana, Mexico
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 27
Wins 25
Wins by KO 24
Losses 2
Draws 0
No contests 0

Alejandro García Hernández (born July 18, 1979 in Tijuana, Mexico) is a professional boxer[1] in the super welterweight (154 lb) division.

Nicknamed "Terra", Garcia turned pro in 2000, winning his first 22 fights, including the WBA Light Middleweight Title by beating Santiago Samaniego in 2003. After a defense against former Olympian Rhoshii Wells, Garcia lost the belt to Travis Simms by 5th round KO. In 2005 he captured the interim WBA Light Middleweight Title by again beating Wells and defended it once before losing the belt to Jose Antonio Rivera in 2006.

Achievements
Preceded by
Santiago Samaniego
WBA Light Middleweight Champion
Regular title

1 Mar 2003 – 13 Dec 2003
Succeeded by
Travis Simms
Vacant
Title last held by
Santiago Samaniego
WBA Light Middleweight Interim Champion
21 May 2005 - June 2005
Promoted
Vacant
Title next held by
Nobuhiro Ishida
Preceded by
Travis Simms
Stripped
WBA Light Middleweight Champion
June 2005 – 6 May 2006
Succeeded by
Jose Antonio Rivera

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vázquez vs García promete". Organizacion Editorial Mexicana (in Spanish). 21 June 2007. Retrieved 19 November 2010. 

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