Ignacio Esparza

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Ignacio Esparza
Statistics
Real name Ignacio Esparza Lozano
Nickname(s) Caguamo
Rated at Heavyweight
Cruiserweight
Height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Reach 77 in (195 cm)
Nationality Mexico Mexican
Born (1977-06-04) June 4, 1977 (age 37)
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 19
Wins 17
Wins by KO 13
Losses 2
Draws 0
No contests 0

Ignacio Esparza Lozano (born June 4, 1977 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico) is a Mexican professional boxer in the Cruiserweight division.[1] He's the former Mexican National and WBA Fedebol Cruiserweight Champion.[2][3]

Professional career[edit]

In September 2004, Ignacio upset an undefeated Damian Norris to win the WBA Fedebol Cruiserweight Championship.[4]

On June 27, 2009 he went onto lose a twelve round decision to IBF Inter-Continental Champion Enad Licina, this bout was televised on a Showtime boxing card.[5][6]

On October 23, 2010 Esparza beat the veteran Javier Polanco at the Explanada "El Grullo" in El Grullo, Jalisco, Mexico.[7]

Professional boxing record[edit]

17 Wins (13 knockouts, 4 decisions), 2 Losses (1 knockout, 1 decision) [1]
Result Record Opponent Type Round Date Location Notes
Win -- Mexico Javier Polanco KO 1 23/10/2010 Mexico El Grullo Esplanade, El Grullo, Jalisco Polanco knocked out at 1:41 of the first round.
Loss 19-0 Russia Denis Lebedev KO 4 22/02/2010 Russia Udmurtia Circus, Izhevsk WBO Intercontinental Cruiserweight Title. Esparza knocked out at 2:59 of the fourth round.
Win 4-2-1 Mexico Victor Palacios TKO 1 20/11/2009 Mexico Arena Coliseo, Guadalajara, Jalisco Referee stopped the bout at 2:34 of the first round.
Loss 16-1 Serbia Enad Licina UD 12 27/06/2009 Germany Max-Schmeling-Halle, Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin IBF Intercontinental Cruiserweight Title. 111-117, 112-116, 111-117.
Win 12-19-2 Mexico Ricardo Arce KO 1 05/12/2008 Mexico Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara, Jalisco Arce knocked out at 2:52 of the first round.
Win -- Mexico Miguel Gutierrez UD 8 23/11/2007 Mexico Estadio Jalisco, Guadalajara, Jalisco 79-73, 79-73, 78-74.
Win 0-2 Mexico Oscar Avila KO 2 02/02/2007 Mexico Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara, Jalisco Avila knocked out at 1:20 of the second round.
Win 11-13-2 Mexico Ricardo Arce UD 6 17/06/2006 Mexico Auditorio Fausto Gutierrez Moreno, Tijuana, Baja California 59-55, 58-56, 58-56.
Win 17-24-3 Mexico Eduardo "Guina" Ayala UD 10 25/03/2006 Mexico El Domo del Code Jalisco, Guadalajara, Jalisco 100-89, 100-89, 100-89.
Win 11-12 Mexico Mario Maciel TKO 5 24/02/2006 Mexico Arena Coliseo, Guadalajara, Jalisco
Win -- Mexico Jose Concepcion TKO 1 02/12/2005 Mexico Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexico Cruiserweight Title.
Win -- Mexico Juan Carlos Martinez KO 1 17/06/2005 Mexico Arena Coliseo, Guadalajara, Jalisco Martinez knocked out at 2:59 of the first round.
Win 5-0 Cuba Damian Norris DQ 7 24/09/2004 Mexico Arena Coliseo, Guadalajara, Jalisco WBA Fedebol Cruiserweight Title.
Win 11-11 Mexico Mario Maciel KO 5 15/05/2004 Mexico Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara, Jalisco Maciel knocked out at 1:24 of the fifth round.
Win 0-1 Mexico Miguel Carrillo Ruiz KO 2 13/03/2004 Mexico Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexican Pacific Coast Heavyweight Title.
Win -- Jose Corrales KO 3 25/10/2003 Mexico Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara, Jalisco
Win 0-1 Mexico Jorge Arellano TKO 5 12/07/2003 Mexico Arena Jalisco, Guadalajara, Jalisco
Win 0-1 Mexico Hugo Lomeli KO 5 17/07/2000 Mexico
Win -- Mexico Jesus Mena KO 1 02/06/2000 Mexico Apatzingan, Michoacan de Ocampo

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