Michel Soro

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Michel Soro
Statistics
Real nameMichel Abou Soro
Weight(s)
Height5 ft 10 12 in (179 cm)
Reach70 in (178 cm)
NationalityFrance French
Born (1987-10-30) 30 October 1987 (age 31)
Abidjan, Ivory Coast
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights36
Wins33
Wins by KO22
Losses2
Draws1

Michel Soro (born 30 October 1987) is a French professional boxer. He is WBA interim World champion and is the Former WBA International Light middleweight champion, and European middleweight champion.

Professional career[edit]

In June 2015 he defeated Emanuele Blandamura by KO in the 8th round and gained the EBU Middleweight title. He would go to stop his next three opponents before getting a shot at the interim WBA Light middleweight title where he would end up losing a split decision to titleholder Brian Castano. Michel Soro became world champion after for the interim WBA...[1]

Professional boxing record[edit]

Professional record summary
36 fights 33 wins 2 losses
By knockout 22 0
By decision 11 2
Draws 1
Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
Win 33–2–1 United States Greg Vendetti TKO 2 (12) 2018-12-08 France Palais des sports Marcel Cerdan, Levallois-Perret Won vacant WBA Interim Light middleweight title
Win 32–2–1 United States John Vera UD 12 (12) 2018-03-24 France Palais des Sports, Marseille WBA Light middleweight title eliminator
Win 31–2–1 Mexico Ivan Montero KO 3 (10) 2017-12-02 France La Palestre, Le Cannet
Loss 30–2–1 Argentina Brian Castaño SD 12 (12) 2017-07-01 France Casino d'Evian, Evian les Bains For WBA Interim Light middleweight title
Win 30–1–1 Argentina Javier Francisco Maciel TKO 3 (12) 2017-04-22 France Astroballe, Villeurbanne Retained WBA International Light middleweight title
Win 29–1–1 Nigeria Nuhu Lawal KO 10 (12) 2016-12-17 France Stade de l’Est, Saint-Denis Retained WBA International Light middleweight title
Win 28–1–1 Argentina Hector Saldivia TKO 3 (12) 2016-07-30 France La Palestre, Le Cannet Won WBA International Light middleweight title
Win 27–1–1 Italy Emanuele Blandamura KO 8 (12) 2015-06-20 Italy Teatro Principe, Milan Won vacant EBU Middleweight Title
Win 26–1–1 United States Glen Tapia TKO 4 (10) 2015-05-08 United States Prudential Center, Newark
Win 25–1–1 Brazil Anderson Clayton KO 2 (8) 2015-03-06 France Gymnase Mado Bonnet, Lyon
Win 24–1–1 Hungary Sandor Micsko KO 1 (10) 2015-01-30 France Salle Polyvalente des Ramiers, Blagnac
Draw 23–1–1 United States Antoine Douglas MD 10 (10) 2014-07-25 United States Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona For WBA International Middleweight title
Win 23–1 Bulgaria Alexey Ribchev KO 5 (8) 2014-06-07 France Salle Raphael de Barros, Villeurbanne
Win 22–1 France Jean Michel Hamilcaro UD 10 (10) 2013-11-09 France Salle René-Tys, Reims
Win 21–1 France Frederic Serre UD 10 (10) 2013-05-04 France Salle Raphael de Barros, Villeurbanne
Win 20–1 United Kingdom Kris Carslaw UD 12 (12) 2013-01-12 France La Palestre, Le Cannet Won WBO European Light middleweight title
Win 19–1 Russia Magomed Abdurakhmanov KO 1 (12) 2012-07-13 France Palais des Sports Robert Oubron, Creteil
Loss 18–1 Russia Zaurbek Baysangurov UD 12 (12) 2012-05-12 Ukraine Ice Palace, Brovari For WBO and IBO Light middleweight titles
Win 18–0 Estonia Sergei Melis TKO 6 (10) 2011-11-12 France Maison des sports, Villeurbanne
Win 17–0 Russia Albert Starikov KO 6 (8) 2011-10-15 France Halle Clemenceau, Grenoble
Win 16–0 Georgia (country) David Makaradze UD 12 (12) 2011-07-29 France Casino du Lyon vert, La Tour de Salvagny Won WBO European Light middleweight title
Win 15–0 Latvia Jurijs Boreiko TKO 2 (8) 2011-05-07 France Salle Jacques Anquetil, Venissieux
Win 14–0 Georgia (country) Giorgi Ungiadze TKO 6 (8) 2011-04-02 France La Palestre, Le Cannet
Win 13–0 Ukraine Roman Dzhuman TKO 4 (10) 2011-02-12 France Maison des sports, Villeurbanne
Win 12–0 Lithuania Tadas Jonkus TKO 4 (8) 2010-11-13 France Salle Raphael de Barros, Villeurbanne
Win 11–0 Algeria Ahmed Merichiche KO 2 (6) 2010-07-19 France Salle Francois Mauriac, Vaulx-en-Velin
Win 10–0 France Anthony Somarriba PTS 6 (6) 2010-05-29 France Gymnase Massot, Le Puy-en-Velay
Win 9–0 Slovakia Robert Blazo TKO 7 (8) 2010-04-17 France Palais des sports Jean Capievic, Vaulx-en-Velin
Win 8–0 France Hakim Rouassi PTS 8 (8) 2010-02-27 France Salle Raphael de Barros, Villeurbanne
Win 7–0 France Jonathan Bertonnier TKO 2 (6) 2010-01-09 France Salle Raphael de Barros, Villeurbanne
Win 6–0 France Ousmane Kone PTS 6 (6) 2009-04-04 France Salle Raphael de Barros, Villeurbanne
Win 5–0 France Ibamata Sidibe PTS 6 (6) 2009-03-14 France Jacques Anquetil, Venissieux
Win 4–0 Gabon Kevin Mpiga PTS 4 (4) 2009-02-27 France Salle La Cotonne, Saint-Etienne
Win 3–0 France Jeremy Facq TKO 1 (4) 2009-02-14 France Salle Maurice Herzog, Oullins
Win 2–0 France Sebastien Allais PTS 4 (4) 2008-12-11 France Cirque d'Hiver, Paris
Win 1–0 France Said Moulkraloua TKO 3 (4) 2008-10-02 France Cirque d'Hiver, Paris Professional debut

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brian Castano Retains With Split Decision Over Michel Soro". Boxingscene. Retrieved 2017-07-01.

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