|Real name||Giovani Segura Aguilar|
El Guerrero Azteca(The Aztec Warrior)
|Height||5 ft 4 in (163 cm)|
|Reach||70 in (180 cm)|
April 1, 1982 |
Ciudad Altamirano, Guerrero, Mexico
|Wins by KO||28|
Giovani Segura Aguilar (born April 1, 1982 in Ciudad Altamirano, Guerrero, Mexico) is a Mexican professional boxer in the light flyweight division. He is a former The Ring light flyweight champion and former WBA and WBO champion.
Giovani began boxing at the age of 15 years and had an Amateur Record of 38–4
WBA Light Flyweight Champion
Giovanni challenged Colombian César Canchila for the Interim WBA Light Flyweight title. Segura lost the bout by unanimous decision, but subsequently claimed the interim title by knocking out Canchila in a rematch on March 14, 2009.
He was elevated to full champion on June 5, 2009. Segura defended his newly acquired title on July 25, 2009 by stopping Juanito Rubillar in six rounds. On November 21, 2009, he defended his title against Sonny Boy Jaro by first round knock out. On February 20, 2010, he defended his title for a third time against Walter Tello.
Segura vs. Calderon I & II
On August 28, 2010 Giovani fought undefeated WBO Light Flyweight champion Iván Calderón in a unification bout. Segura went on to knock out Calderón in the eighth round, successfully unifying his WBA title with the Puerto Rican's WBO and The Ring's Light Flyweight Championships. In his next fight, he defeated former champion Manuel Vargas via 7th round stoppage.
Giovani Segura and Iván Calderón would both meet again in April 2011. Segura won the rematch by third round knockout. Following that victory, Segura vacated his titles in order to move up to the Flyweight division where he was KO by Brian Viloria.
|32 Wins (28 knockouts), 4 Losses, 1 Draw|
|Loss||32-4-1||Juan Francisco Estrada||TKO||11 (12)||2014-09-07||Mexico City Arena, Mexico City, Mexico||For WBA (Super) and WBO Flyweight titles.|
|Win||32-3-1||Felipe Salguero||KO||10 (10)||2014-04-05||Arena Tecate, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico|
|Win||31-3-1||Hernán Márquez||KO||12 (12)||2013-11-02||Centro de Usos Multiples, Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico|
|Win||30-3-1||Jonathan Gonzalez||KO||4 (10)||2013-08-17||El San Juan Resort and Casino, Isla Verde, Puerto Rico||Won Interim WBO Latino Flyweight title.|
|Loss||29-3-1||Edgar Sosa||UD||12||2013-05-18||Zitacuaro, Michoacán, Mexico||For WBC Silver Flyweight title.|
|Win||29-2-1||Omar Salado||TKO||9 (10)||2013-02-23||Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico|
|Loss||28-2-1||Brian Viloria||TKO||8 (12)||2011-12-10||Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines||For WBO World Flyweight title.|
|Win||28-1-1||Eddy Zuniga||TKO||1 (10)||2011-05-28||Musica Hall, Toluca, Mexico|
|Win||27-1-1||Iván Calderón||KO||3 (12)||2011-04-02||Auditorio del Estado, Mexicali, Baja California||Retained WBO & The Ring Light Flyweight titles.|
|Win||26-1-1||Manuel Vargas||RTD||7 (10)||2010-11-27||Tijuana, Baja California||Bout held at Flyweight.|
|Win||25-1-1||Iván Calderón||KO||8 (12)||2010-08-28||Coliseo Mario Morales, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico||Unified the WBA World/WBO/The Ring Light Flyweight titles.
The Ring magazine's "Fight of the Year" (2010)
|Win||24-1-1||Ronald Ramos||RTD||4 (10)||2010-04-27||Pueblo Antiguo, Ensenada, Baja California||Bout held at Flyweight.|
|Win||23-1-1||Walter Tello||TKO||3 (12)||2010-02-20||Discoteca El Alebrije, Acapulco, Guerrero||Retained WBA World Light Flyweight title.|
|Win||22-1-1||Sonny Boy Jaro||KO||1 (12)||2009-11-21||IXMLTUIL, Mérida, Mérida, Yucatán||Retained WBA World Light Flyweight title.|
|Win||21-1-1||Juanito Rubillar||TKO||6 (12)||2009-07-25||Grand Mayan, Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit||Retained WBA World Light Flyweight title.|
|Win||20-1-1||César Canchila||TKO||4 (12)||2009-04-14||Palenque del FEX, Mexicali, Baja California||Won WBA World Light Flyweight title.|
|Loss||19-1-1||César Canchila||UD||12||2008-07-26||MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada||WBA World Light Flyweight title on the line.|
|Win||19-0-1||Wilfrido Valdez||KO||1 (10)||2007-10-26||Cicero Stadium, Cicero, Illinois||Retained NABF Light Flyweight title.|
|Win||18-0-1||Daniel Reyes||KO||1 (12)||2007-06-08||Hudson & Campbell Center, Gary, Indiana||Retained NABF Light Flyweight title.|
|Win||17-0-1||Jesus Martinez||TKO||5 (12)||2007-02-16||Cicero Stadium, Cicero, Illinois||Retained NABF Light Flyweight title.|
|Win||16-0-1||Carlos Tamara||UD||12||2006-11-03||Palo Duro Golf Club, Nogales, Arizona||Won NABF Light Flyweight title.|
|Win||15-0-1||Jair Jimenez||TKO||4 (12)||2006-09-18||Convention Center, Pasadena, Texas||Won the IBA Light Flyweight title.|
|Win||14-0-1||Valentin Leon||KO||3 (10)||2006-05-05||Activities Center, Maywood, California|
|Win||13-0-1||Francisco Arce||TKO||1 (8)||2006-03-03||Activities Center, Maywood, California|
|Win||12-0-1||Juan Carlos Perez||KO||1 (8)||2006-01-20||Activities Center, Maywood, California|
|Win||11-0-1||Benjamin Garcia||SD||8||2005-11-25||Santa Ana Star Casino, Bernalillo, New Mexico|
|Win||10-0-1||Juan Javier Lagos||KO||6 (8)||2005-10-07||The Aladdin, Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Win||9-0-1||Francisco Soto||TKO||5 (8)||2005-06-18||Activity Center, Maywood, California||Retained California State Flyweight Title.|
|Win||8-0-1||Roberto Gomez||TKO||4 (6)||2005-05-06||Fort McDowell Casino, Fountain Hills, Arizona|
|Win||7-0-1||Felipe Rivas||UD||6||2004-11-26||Plaza Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Win||6-0-1||Jose Antonio Rico||TKO||1 (8)||2004-04-23||Ramada Inn, Norwalk, California||Won California State Flyweight title.|
|Win||5-0-1||Saidi Warandu||TKO||1 (4)||2004-01-20||Ramada Inn, Norwalk, California|
|Win||4-0-1||Mynor Marquez||TKO||1 (4)||2003-12-06||Activities Center, Maywood, California|
|Win||3-0-1||Vicente Maroquin||KO||1 (4)||2003-11-21||Club Ibiza, Whittier, California|
|Win||2-0-1||Benjamin Garcia||KO||1 (4)||2003-07-19||Bicycle Club, Bell Gardens, California|
|Draw||1-0-1||Benjamin Garcia||SD||4||2003-07-05||Del Mar Racetrack, Del Mar, California|
|Win||1-0||Jesus Valadez||UD||4||2003-03-28||Bicycle Club, Bell Gardens, California||Segura's Professional Debut.|
- List of Mexican boxing world champions
- List of current world boxing champions
- List of The Ring world champions
- List of WBA world champions
- List of WBO world champions
- List of light flyweight boxing champions
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- Christ, Scott. (2011-04-22) Segura Going to 112, Golden Boy Working on July 30 PPV. Bad Left Hook. Retrieved on 2011-08-12.
|Awards and achievements|
|WBA Light Flyweight Champion
March 14, 2009 – June 5, 2009
Title next held byJuan Carlos Reveco
|WBA Light Flyweight Champion
June 5, 2009 – August 28, 2010
Promoted to Super Champion
Juan Carlos Reveco
Interim Champion promoted to Regular
|New title||WBA Light Flyweight Champion
August 28, 2010 – November 26, 2010
|WBO Junior Flyweight Champion
August 28, 2010 – April 2011
Interim Champ promoted
|The Ring Light Flyweight Champion
August 28, 2010 – September 19, 2011