Julio Díaz

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For Filipino actor, see Julio Diaz.
Julio Díaz
Statistics
Real name Julio Díaz
Nickname(s) The Kidd
Rated at Welterweight
Light Welterweight
Lightweight
Nationality Mexico Mexican
Born (1979-12-24) December 24, 1979 (age 34)
Mexico
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 50
Wins 40
Wins by KO 29
Losses 9
Draws 1
No contests 0

Julio Díaz (born on December 24, 1979 in Jiquilpan, Michoacán, Mexico) is a Mexican professional boxer in the Light Welterweight division. Díaz' is a former IBF Lightweight Champion, he is also the brother of boxing trainer Joel Díaz and former World Champion Antonio Díaz.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Diaz captured the IBF lightweight interim title with a win over Ricky Quiles in 2006 and then IBF lightweight title with a knockout win over Jesús Chávez in February 2007.

On October 13, 2007, Diaz lost his title to the Mexican American Juan Díaz.[2]

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Preceded by
Javier Jauregui
IBF Lightweight Champion
May 13, 2004 – March 1, 2005
Vacated
Succeeded by
Leavander Johnson
New title IBF Lightweight Champion
Interim title

May 18, 2006 – February 3, 2007
Unified
Preceded by
Jesús Chávez
IBF Lightweight Champion
February 3, 2007 – October 13, 2007
Succeeded by
Juan Díaz




49. Julio Diaz Vs Amir Khan -

Loss - Unanimous Decision

Catch weight of 143lbs

Motorpoint Arena,Sheffield, Yorkshire ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

48. Julio Diaz Vs Shawn Porter

Draw - Split Decision

Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________