Pedro Ruben Decima

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Pedro Decima
Real name Pedro Ruben Decima
Rated at Super bantamweight
Nationality Argentine
Born (1964-03-10) March 10, 1964 (age 51)
Benjamín Aráoz, Tucumán, Argentina
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 36
Wins 31
Wins by KO 21
Losses 4
Draws 0
No contests 0

Pedro Ruben Decima (born March 10, 1964 in Benjamín Aráoz, Tucuman) is a former professional boxer from Argentina.

Amateur career[edit]

As an amateur Decima represented Argentina as a bantamweight at the 1984 Olympic Games. His results were:

Pro Boxing Career[edit]

Decima turned pro in 1984 and captured the WBC super bantamweight title with an upset TKO win over Paul Banke in 1990, a fight in which Banke was knocked down three times in the 4th round. He lost the belt in his first defense to Kiyoshi Hatanaka in 1991 and retired in 1993.

At his age, he works as a public boxer trainer in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Preceded by
Paul Banke
WBC Super Bantamweight Champion
5 Nov 1990 – 3 Feb 1991
Succeeded by
Kiyoshi Hatanaka