Óscar Escandón

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Óscar Escandón
Statistics
Real name Óscar Eduardo Escandón
Nickname(s) El Guerrero
Weight(s)
Height 5 ft 1½ in (156 cm)
Reach 66 in (168 cm)
Nationality Colombian
Born (1984-07-10) July 10, 1984 (age 34)
Ibagué, Colombia
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 29
Wins 25
Wins by KO 17
Losses 4

Oscar Eduardo Escandón Berrío (born July 10, 1984 in Ibagué, Tolima, Colombia) is a professional boxer who participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics for his native South American country. There he was stopped in the round of sixteen of the Flyweight (– 51 kg) division by Germany's Rustamhodza Rahimov. He qualified for the Olympic Games by ending up in first place at the 2nd AIBA American 2004 Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Professional career[edit]

On March 5, 2016 he became the WBC Featherweight interim champion by knocking out Mexican boxer Robinson Castellanos.[1] He would go to fight full champion Gary Russell Jr, he would go on get stopped by Russell in the 7th round.[2]

Professional boxing record[edit]

Professional record summary
29 fights 25 wins 4 losses
By knockout 17 2
By decision 8 2
Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
Loss 25–4 Mongolia Nyambayaryn Tögstsogt KO 3 (10) 2018-05-26 United States Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi
Loss 25–3 United States Gary Russell Jr. TKO 7 (12) 2017-05-20 United States MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill For WBC Featherweight title
Win 25–2 Mexico Robinson Castellanos KO 7 (12) 2016-03-05 United States D.C. Armory, Washington Won interim WBC Featherweight title
Loss 24–2 Mexico Moises Flores SD 12 (12) 2015-04-18 United States StubHub Center, Carson Lost interim WBA Super Bantamweight title
Win 24–1 Canada Tison Cave SD 12 (12) 2014-12-11 United States Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula Won interim WBA Super Bantamweight title
Win 23–1 Argentina Julian Aristule KO 6 (10) 2014-08-08 Argentina Polideportivo Fray Mamerto Esquiú, Catamarca
Loss 22–1 Venezuela Nehomar Cermeño SD 12 (12) 2013-08-10 Panama Megapolis Convention Center, Panama City For interim WBA Super Bantamweight title
Win 22–0 Panama Javier Coronado TKO 1 (10) 2013-03-16 Panama Megapolis Convention Center, Panama City Won interim WBC Latino Featherweight title
Win 21–0 Colombia Michael Arango KO 1 (8) 2012-12-21 Colombia Teledique Studios, Arjona
Win 20–0 Colombia Alvaro Vargas KO 5 (6) 2012-10-20 Colombia Coliseo Cubierto Elías Chegwin, Barranquilla
Win 19–0 Colombia Ever Garcia Hernandez UD 8 (8) 2012-06-15 Colombia Coliseo Cubierto Elías Chegwin, Barranquilla
Win 18–0 Brazil Tadeu Almeida Pantoja TKO 2 (10) 2012-03-30 Colombia Coliseo Bernardo Caraballo, Cartagena
Win 17–0 Argentina Jesús Cuellar TKO 7 (12) 2011-10-15 Argentina Centro Recreativo Municipal, Barrio Santa Paula
Win 16–0 Colombia Hugo Berrio TKO 5 (8) 2011-06-24 Colombia Coliseo Elias Chegwin, Barranquilla
Win 15–0 Colombia Luis Felipe Cuadrado KO 3 (12) 2011-03-25 Colombia Coliseo Bernardo Caraballo, Cartagena Won vacant WBC Latino bantamweight title
Win 14–0 Colombia Eduardo Pacheco KO 1 (8) 2011-03-05 Colombia Coliseo San Vicente, Sincelejo
Win 13–0 Colombia Manuel de los Reyes KO 2 (8) 2011-02-05 Colombia Coliseo Bernardo Caraballo, Cartagena
Win 12–0 Colombia Nelson Cantero UD 10 (10) 2010-12-27 Colombia Coliseo Bernardo Caraballo, Cartagena
Win 11–0 Colombia Edinson Jimenez UD 6 (6) 2010-12-04 Colombia Coliseo San Vicente, Sincelejo
Win 10–0 Colombia Benjamin Rivas KO 2 (10) 2010-11-17 Colombia Discoteka Trucupey, Barranquilla
Win 9–0 Colombia Elvis Garcia UD 8 (8) 2010-10-30 Colombia Centro de Convenciones, Cartagena
Win 8–0 Colombia Adolfo Ramos UD 8 (8) 2010-09-25 Colombia Estadio Heriberto Carrillo, Repelon, Atlantico
Win 7–0 Colombia Edison Valencia Diaz TKO 5 (8) 2010-07-30 Colombia Cancha El Monumental, Cartagena
Win 6–0 Colombia Jelier Pacheco KO 2 (4) 2010-06-25 Colombia Coliseo Cubierto, Puerto Colombia
Win 5–0 Colombia Alfonso De la Hoz UD 8 (8) 2010-05-21 Colombia Coliseo Bernardo Caraballo, Cartagena
Win 4–0 Colombia Alexis Puello Sarabia KO 1 (4) 2010-04-30 Colombia Parque de las Américas, Mangangue
Win 3–0 Colombia Gabriel Martinez KO 1 (6) 2009-12-11 Colombia Coliseo Miguel "Happy" Lora, Monteria
Win 2–0 Colombia Walberto Zuniga KO 2 (4) 2009-10-02 Colombia Coliseo Miguel "Happy" Lora, Monteria
Win 1–0 Colombia Luis Meza PTS 4 (4) 2008-06-06 Colombia Coliseo Miguel "Happy" Lora, Monteria Professional debut

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Achievements
Vacant
Title last held by
Nehomar Cermeño
WBA super bantamweight champion
Interim Title

December 11, 2014 – April 18, 2015
Succeeded by
Moises Flores
Vacant
Title last held by
Óscar Larios
WBC featherweight champion
Interim Title

March 5, 2016 – May 20, 2017
Lost bid for full title
Vacant