Ricardo Dominguez

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Ricardo Dominguez
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Real name Ricardo Dominguez
Nickname(s) Pelón
Rated at Welterweight
Light Welterweight
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Reach 71 in (182 cm)
Nationality Mexico Mexican
Born (1985-07-20) July 20, 1985 (age 31)
Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 50
Wins 37
Wins by KO 22
Losses 11
Draws 2
No contests 0

Ricardo Dominguez (born July 20, 1985 in Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico) is a Mexican professional boxer in the Light Welterweight division. He is best known for having won the 2009 Campeón Azteca tournament at Lightweight.[1]

Pro career[edit]

Dominguez won his pro debut against Eduardo Castillo in Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico.

Campeón Azteca[edit]

In 2009, he fought at the first Campeón Azteca tournament in the Lightweight division, where he went on to beat Saul Carreon[2] and Jesus Gonzalez[3] in the first two rounds. At the tournaments championship fight he knocked out Reyes Sanchez to not only win the Prize money but also a title fight with the WBC Lightweight Champion.[4][5]

WBC Lightweight Championship[edit]

In May 2010,[6] Dominguez lost his first ever title fight to WBC champion Humberto Soto.[7]

IBF Lightweight Championship[edit]

On November 27, 2010 Ricardo lost to Miguel Vazquez the IBF Lightweight champion in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.[8][9] This was the second title fight for Dominguez.[10]

Professional record[edit]

32 Wins (20 knockouts), 7 Losses, 2 Draw
Res. Record Opponent Type Rd., Time Date Location Notes
N/A N/A MexicoAntonio Lozada Jr. N/A N/A April 16, 2011 MexicoTijuana, Baja California, Mexico
Loss 32-7-2 MexicoMiguel Vazquez UD 12 (12) November 27, 2010 MexicoTijuana, Baja California, Mexico For the IBF Lightweight title

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