Ruben Eduardo Acosta

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Ruben Acosta
Statistics
Real name Ruben Eduardo Acosta
Rated at Super Middleweight
Nationality Argentina Argentinan
Born (1978-07-21) 21 July 1978 (age 36)
Florencio Varela, Buenos Aires
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 44
Wins 28
Wins by KO 10
Losses 11
Draws 5
No contests 0

Ruben Edaurdo Acosta (born 21 July 1978) is an Argentina boxer. He is the current South American Super middleweight champion.

Biography[edit]

On 20 May 2005, Acosta had a 10-0-1KOs pro record when he face top contender Mariano Natalio Carrera for the vacated WBA Fedelatin middleweight title, Carrera dominated Acosta knocking him down twice then winning a unanimous decision, Score being 100-92 100-93 100-93. After the Carrera lost, Acosta had points wins over Ramon Patricio Vargas and Nestor Fabian Casanova. On 15 November 2006 Acosta fought former world champion Anthony Mundine in Entertainment Centre, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, which ended in a KO in the four round with Acosta failed to beat the count after a viscous left hook to the liver, Acosta was able to get back up after the fight was stopped, only to fall once more. Acosta racked a four win streak before losing to future WBO Super middleweight champ Karoly Balzsay by unanimous decision, with all three judges scoring 119-109. On 2 February 2008, Acosta fought former two time WBA light middleweight world champion Julio Cesar Vasquez with Acosta winning by KO in the first round with a bodyshot, Acosta now has a five win streak including a win over formerly undefeated Eduardo Cardoso.

Stieglitz VS Acosta[edit]

January 9, 2010, Acosta was defeated by WBO Super Middleweight Champion Robert Stieglitz via TKO5.[1]

Smith VS Acosta[edit]

October 26, 2013, Acosta fought against Callum Smith for the vacant WBC International super middleweight title, losing by KO on the 6 round.[2]

Regional titles[edit]

  • WBO Latino Super middleweight Champion
  • WBA Fedelatin Middleweight Champion
  • WBC Mundo Hispano Middleweight Champion
  • South American Super Middleweight Champion

Professional record[edit]

28 Wins (10 knockouts), 10 Losses, 5 Draw
Res. Record Opponent Type Rd., Time Date Location Notes
Loss 28-10-5 Russia Maxim Vlasov KO 7 (10) 2014-07-26 LatviaKipsala Exhibition Centre, Riga, Latvia For vacant WBC Baltic light heavyweight title
Win 25-9-5 Argentina Arnaldo Alcides Benitez UD 10 (10) 2014-05-24 ArgentinaClub Once Unidos, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Loss 27-9-5 United Kingdom Callum Smith KO 6 (10) 2013-10-26 United KingdomMotorpoint Arena, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom For vacant WBC International super middleweight title
Win 27-8-5 Argentina Pablo Daniel Zamora Nievas TKO 3 (8) 2013-09-21 ArgentinaClub Once Unidos, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 26-8-5 Brazil Everaldo Praxedes TKO 7 (12) 2013-01-19 BrazilAdler Max Vinhedo, Itatiba, Sao Paulo, Brazil Retain South American super middleweight title
Win 25-8-5 Argentina Jorge Ariel Garcia UD 6 (6) 2012-09-29 ArgentinaClub Once Unidos, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Loss 24-8-5 Colombia Alexander Brand UD 10 (10) 2012-07-19 ColombiaColiseo Bernardo Caraballo, Cartagena, Colombia For WBC Latino super middleweight title
Loss 24-7-5 Argentina Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna UD 12 (12) 2012-05-26 ArgentinaClub Platense, La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina For interim WBO Latino super middleweight title
Loss 24-6-5 Italy Andrea Di Luisa UD 10 (10) 2011-03-05 ItalyPalaMalè, Viterbo, Lazio, Italy For vacant WBC International Silver super middleweight title
Loss 24-5-5 Argentina Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna UD 10 (10) 2011-03-05 ArgentinaClub Platense, La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina For Argentina (FAB) super middleweight title
Win 24-4-5 Argentina Lucas Damian Molina TKO 5 (10) 2010-12-18 ArgentinaClub Once Unidos, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Loss 23-4-5 Germany Robert Stieglitz TKO 5 (12) 2010-01-09 GermanyBordelandhalle, Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany For WBO super middleweight title
Win 23-3-5 Argentina Jose Emilio Mazurier MD 6 (6) 2009-10-09 ArgentinaClub Atletico Quilmes, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 22-3-5 Argentina Gustavo Javier Kapusi UD 12 (12) 2009-04-25 ArgentinaGimnasio Municipal, Cutral Có, Neuquen, Argentina
Win 21-3-5 Brazil Eduardo Cardoso RTD 9 (12) 2009-01-23 ArgentinaClub Atletico Quilmes, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 20-3-5 Argentina Nestor Fabian Casanova TKO 6 (10) 2008-11-29 ArgentinaClub Social y Deportivo 12 de Octubre, Benavídez, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 19-3-5 Argentina Lucas Damian Molina UD 6 (6) 2008-06-06 ArgentinaClub Atletico Quilmes, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 18-3-5 Argentina Julio Cesar Vasquez KO 1 (12) 2008-02-02 ArgentinaPolideportivo Islas Malvinas, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 17-3-5 Argentina Alejandro Oscar Correa KO 2 (8) 2007-12-21 ArgentinaClub Atletico Quilmes, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Loss 16-3-5 Hungary Karoly Balzsay UD 12 (12) 2007-11-24 GermanyFreiberger Arena, Dresden, Sachsen, Germany For vacant WBO Inter-Continental super middleweight title
Win 16-2-5 Argentina Jose Emilio Mazurier KO 1 (12) 2007-07-14 ArgentinaClub Juventud, Malabrigo, Santa Fe, Argentina Retain WBO Latino super middleweight title
Win 15-2-5 Argentina Francisco Antonio Mora UD 12 (12) 2007-04-21 ArgentinaEstadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina Won WBO Latino super middleweight title
Draw 14-2-5 Argentina Jose Alberto Clavero PTS 10 (10) 2007-02-23 ArgentinaPolideportivo Municipal Nº 2, Rio Cuarto, Cordoba, Argentina
Win 14-2-4 Argentina Luis Daniel Parada TKO 1 (8) 2007-01-27 ArgentinaPatinodromo Municipal, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 13-2-4 Argentina Lucas Damian Molina UD 6 (6) 2007-01-13 ArgentinaClub Atletico Quilmes, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Loss 12-2-4 Australia Anthony Mundine KO 4 (10) 2006-11-15 AustraliaEntertainment Centre, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Win 12-1-4 Argentina Nestor Fabian Casanova UD 12 (12) 2006-08-19 ArgentinaClub Atletico Adelante, Reconquista, Santa Fe, Argentina
Draw 11-1-4 Argentina Pablo Daniel Zamora Nievas PTS 6 (6) 2006-07-24 ArgentinaGimnasio Municipal, Rio Colorado, Rio Negro, Argentina
Win 11-1-3 Argentina Ramon Patricio Vargas UD 4 (4) 2006-01-27 ArgentinaClub Atletico Quilmes, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Loss 10-1-3 Argentina Mariano Natalio Carrera UD 10 (10) 2005-05-20 ArgentinaClub Atletico Newell's Old Boys, Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina For vacant WBA Fedelatin middleweight title
Win 10-0-3 Argentina Nestor Fabian Casanova UD 6 (6) 2005-02-27 ArgentinaEstadio F.A.B., Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
Win 9-0-3 Argentina Jorge Ariel Garcia UD 12 (12) 2004-10-08 ArgentinaMar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBC Mundo Hispano middleweight title
Win 9-0-3 Argentina Ramon Arturo Britez SD 10 (10) 2004-07-09 ArgentinaCentro de Educacion Física, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 9-0-3 Argentina Jose Luis Loyola UD 12 (12) 2004-02-20 ArgentinaCentro de Educacion Física, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina Won WBC Mundo Hispano middleweight title
Win 8-0-3 Argentina Claudio Anibal Olivera UD 4 (4) 2004-01-17 ArgentinaClub Atletico Mar del Plata, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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