Francisco Arce Armenta

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Francisco Arce
Real name Francisco Arce Armenta
Nickname(s) Panchito
Rated at Featherweight
Super Bantamweight
Super Flyweight
Height 5 ft 9 in (177 cm)
Reach 71 in (182 cm)
Nationality Mexico Mexican
Born (1981-08-29) August 29, 1981 (age 35)
Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 40
Wins 31
Wins by KO 22
Losses 6
Draws 1
No contests 0

Francisco Arce Armenta (born August 29, 1981 in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico) is a Mexican professional boxer in the Super Bantamweight division.[1] He's a former IBF Latino Super Flyweight champion and was NABF Super Bantamweight Champion.[2] Francisco is also the younger brother of former five-division World boxing Champion Jorge Arce.[3]

Professional career[edit]

Early in his career he lost to future world champion Mexican Giovanni Segura in Maywood, California.[4]

In November 2008, Francisco won the IBF Latino Super Flyweight champion by beating William De Sousa of Panama.[5]


He retired the year of 2010. The year of 2015 he lives happily with his family, he is a father of 3 girls and has been married 14 years to America Armenta. His oldest, Emily Arce, is 13 years old, America Arce is 11 years old, and his youngest, Nalani Arce, is 9 months.

NABF Super Bantamweight Championship[edit]

On October 9, 2010 Arce beat former WBO Champion Isidro García, to win the NABF Super Bantamweight Championship.[6][7]

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