Carlos Licona

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Carlos Licona
Statistics
Real nameCarlos Rogelio Licona
Nickname(s)Mexicanito
Weight(s)Mini flyweight
Height5 ft 4 in (163 cm)
Reach68 in (173 cm)
Nationality
  • Mexican
  • American
Born (1995-03-03) March 3, 1995 (age 23)
Mexico City, Mexico
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights15
Wins14
Wins by KO2
Losses1

Carlos Rogelio Licona (born March 3, 1995) is a Mexican American professional boxer who held the IBF mini flyweight title from 2018 to 2019.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Licona turned professional in 2014 and compiled a record of 13-0 before facing and defeating Filipino fighter Mark Anthony Barriga to win the vacant IBF mini flyweight title.[2]

Professional boxing record[edit]

Professional record summary
15 fights 14 wins 1 loss
By knockout 2 1
By decision 12 0
No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
15 Loss 14–1 South Africa Deejay Kriel KO 12 (12), 2:16 16 Feb 2019 United States Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles, California, U.S. Lost IBF mini flyweight title
14 Win 14–0 Philippines Mark Anthony Barriga SD 12 1 Dec 2018 United States Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, U.S. Won vacant IBF mini flyweight title
13 Win 13–0 Mexico Jose Eduardo Ramirez SD 8 29 Jun 2018 Mexico Grand Oasis Arena, Cancún, Mexico
12 Win 12–0 Puerto Rico Janiel Rivera UD 10 7 Apr 2018 Puerto Rico Complejo Ferial, Ponce, Puerto Rico Won vacant WBO Latino mini flyweight title
11 Win 11–0 Mexico Efrain Gonzalez UD 6 27 Jan 2018 Mexico Auditorio Fausto Gutierrez Moreno, Tijuana, Mexico
10 Win 10–0 Mexico Juan Carlos Diego MD 6 4 Nov 2017 Mexico Estadio Gasmart, Tijuana, Mexico
9 Win 9–0 Mexico Cesar Sustaita TD 4 (6) 16 Feb 2017 United States The Hangar, Costa Mesa, California, U.S.
8 Win 8–0 Mexico Yezber Romero UD 6 8 Dec 2016 United States Orange County Fair, Costa Mesa, California, U.S.
7 Win 7–0 Mexico Cesar Sustaita UD 6 14 May 2016 United States Sportsmans Lodge, Studio City, California, U.S.
6 Win 6–0 Mexico Pedro Verdin UD 4 20 Feb 2016 Mexico Gimnasio De Los Algodones, Mexicali, Mexico
5 Win 5–0 Mexico Francisco Mendivil MD 6 23 Jan 2016 Mexico Billar El Perro Salado, Tijuana, Mexico
4 Win 4–0 Mexico Alejandro Galindo KO 1 (4), 2:01 19 Nov 2015 Mexico Rancho Grande Bar, Tijuana, Mexico
3 Win 3–0 Mexico Jose Alfredo Flores UD 4 31 Oct 2015 Mexico Auditorio Fausto Gutierrez Moreno, Tijuana, Mexico
2 Win 2–0 Mexico Alvaro Diaz UD 4 30 May 2015 Mexico Carnitas Tepatitlan, Tijuana, Mexico
1 Win 1–0 Mexico Armando Diaz KO 1 (4), 1:16 5 Dec 2014 Mexico El Cobertiso, Concordia, Mexico

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Carlos Licona's pursuit of greatness leads to bout with Mark Barriga". ESPN. Retrieved 2018-12-08.
  2. ^ "Licona wins IBF minimumweight title". Fightnews. Retrieved 2018-12-01.

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
World boxing titles
Vacant
Title last held by
Hiroto Kyoguchi
IBF mini flyweight champion
1 December 2018 – 16 February 2019
Succeeded by
Deejay Kriel