José Alfaro

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José Alfaro
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Real name José Alberto Alfaro Gazo
Nickname(s) Quiebra Jicara
Rated at Lightweight
Height 5 ft. 8 in. (173 cm.)
Nationality Nicaraguan
Born (1983-11-22) November 22, 1983 (age 33)
León, Nicaragua
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 39
Wins 28
Wins by KO 18
Losses 9
Draws 1
No contests 1

José Alfaro is a Nicaraguan boxer with a record of 26-8-0-1 (22 KO) who captured the vacant WBA lightweight title against Thai Prawet Singwancha in a split decision on December 29, 2007 in Bielefeld, Germany. He later lost that title on May 19, 2008 to Yusuke Kobori who knocked him out in only 3 rounds. His next match was against Mexican legend Erik Morales on March 27, 2010 for the vacant WBC International Welterweight. He lost via Unanimous Decision the scores were 117-111, 116-112,116-112.

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Preceded by
Juan Díaz
Promoted to Super Champion
WBA Lightweight Champion
Regular Title

December 29, 2007 – May 19, 2008
Succeeded by
Yusuke Kobori