Mark Suárez

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Mark Suárez
Real name Mark Anthony Suárez
Nickname(s) Poison
Rated at Super lightweight
Height 6' 1 in
Reach 74 in (189 cm)
Nationality Mexican-American
Born (1979-01-08) January 8, 1979 (age 38)
Riverside, California
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 30
Wins 25
Wins by KO 13
Losses 5

Mark Anthony Suárez (born January 8, 1979 in Riverside, California) is a Mexican-American former professional boxer who challenged for the IBF welterweight title in 2006.[1]

Amateur career[edit]

Mark's father Andy Suárez trained him until his death.[2] During his amateur career Suárez won a National Amateur Championship and was a two-time National Golden Gloves champion.[3]

Professional career[edit]

In May 2005, Suárez defeated an undefeated Viktor Sydorenko to win the WBO NABO welterweight title.[4][5]

IBF welterweight title challenge[edit]

On October 28, 2006, Suárez lost to Kermit Cintrón.[6][7] This bout was for the vacant IBF welterweight title.[8]

Professional boxing record[edit]

Professional record summary
30 fights 25 wins 5 losses
By knockout 13 2
By decision 12 3
No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
30 Loss 25–5 United States Charles Hatley TKO 1 (10), 1:40 18 Jan 2014 United States Palladium Ballroom, Dallas, Texas, US
29 Loss 25–4 Russia Maxim Vlasov UD 8 12 Jul 2013 United States County Fairgrounds, Ventura, California, US
28 Loss 25–3 Puerto Rico Kermit Cintrón TKO 6 (12), 2:31 28 Oct 2006 United States Convention Center, Palm Beach, Florida, US For vacant IBF welterweight title


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Sporting positions
Regional boxing titles
Title last held by
Ishe Smith
WBONABO welterweight champion
May 14, 2005 - December 2005
Title next held by
Paul Williams