Juan José Estrada (boxer)

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Juan José Estrada
Real name Juan José Estrada
Nickname(s) Dinamita
Rated at Light Welterweight
Super Bantamweight
Height 5 ft 10 in (180 cm)
Reach 73 in (185 cm)
Nationality Mexican
Born (1963-11-28)November 28, 1963
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
Died June 21, 2015(2015-06-21) (aged 51)
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 47
Wins 36
Wins by KO 30
Losses 11
Draws 0
No contests 0

Juan José Estrada (November 28, 1963 – June 21, 2015) was a Mexican boxer in the Super Bantamweight division. He was a onetime WBC International and the WBA World Super Bantamweight Champion.[1]

Professional career[edit]

In December 1987, Estrada won the WBC International Championship by stopping veteran Raul Payo Valdez in the tenth round.[2]

WBA Super Bantamweight Championship[edit]

On May 28, 1988, Estrada won the WBA Super Bantamweight Championship by upsetting Bernardo Piñango over twelve rounds in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.[3]


Estrada was stabbed to death on June 21, 2015 in what is believed to be a family dispute.[4] He was 51.

Preceded by
Bernardo Piñango
WBA Bantamweight Champion
28 May 1988– 11 December 1989
Succeeded by
Jesus Salud

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