Michael Medina

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Medina and the second or maternal family name is Franco.
Michael Medina
Real name Michael Medina Franco
Nickname(s) El Magnifico
Rated at Middleweight
Light Middleweight
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Reach 74 in (189 cm)
Nationality Mexican, American
Born (1986-07-09) July 9, 1986 (age 30)
Modesto, California, United States
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 33
Wins 26
Wins by KO 19
Losses 5
Draws 2
No contests 0

Michael Medina Franco (born July 9, 1986, in Modesto, California, United States) is a Mexican-American professional boxer. Medina was the Inaugural WBC FECOMBOX and current[when?] NABF Light Middleweight Champion.[1]

Professional career[edit]

On March 13, 2010, Medina lost a controversial split decision to the veteran John Duddy in Cowboys Stadium.[2]

In December 2012, Medina beat the veteran Grady Brewer to win the NABF Light Middleweight Championship.[3] This bout was televised by ESPN as a main event for Friday Night Fights.[4]


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