Juan Salgado ZambranoFeatherweight
Juan Salgado Zambrano
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- Born: December 20, 1984
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- Age: 38
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- Stance: Orthodox
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- Nationality: Mexico
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Juan Carlos Salgado is a respected Mexican professional boxer who has made significant history in the sport. Salgado fought a total of 38 times during his professional career, with 27 wins, 9 losses, and 1 draw. Out of the victories, 16 were via knockout. Salgado's boxing career spanned over 15 years from 2003 to 2018, and he competed in multiple weight classes, including featherweight, super featherweight, lightweight, and light welterweight. He won three world titles at two weight classes in his professional boxing career. Salgado's career highlights include his memorable fights against Jorge Linares and Jose Luis Gaspar.
Salgado began his professional boxing career at 18 years old, and he won his debut fight against Claudio Ricardo Flores through a four-round unanimous decision. He went on to win the next 12 fights consecutively, with 10 of them being knockouts.
In his 19th fight, at 19 years old, Salgado contested his first world title bout against Jose Luis Gaspar, the featherweight WBC titleholder. Salgado won the fight via a 9th round knockout, making him the featherweight champion of the world. This was just the beginning of his illustrious career, which would go on to include more wins, knockout victories, and world titles.
Salgado's boxing style is orthodox, and he has a reach of 69+1⁄2 inches (177 cm) with a height of 5 ft 9 in (175 cm). His nickname is 'Matador,' a reflection of his fighting style and strategy.
Salgado's remarkable career highlights include his victory over Jorge Linares, the then-WBA super-featherweight champion, on October 10, 2009. Salgado beat him via a first-round technical knockout, clinching the WBA super-featherweight title. He went on to lose his maiden title defense to the undefeated Japanese fighter, Takashi Uchiyama, through a 12th round knockout.
Salgado's setbacks in his professional boxing career include his loss to Uchiyama, which ended his 21-fight win streak. He experienced nine total losses in his career; two of them were in title bouts, and seven were in non-title bouts. He suffered four losses through knockouts and lost five fights via decision.
Salgado's professional boxing career ended with a 27-9-1 record, including 16 knockout wins and four losses via knockout, and three title wins. His last professional fight was a non-title bout against American boxer Vergil Ortiz Jr. on June 23, 2018. Salgado lost the fight via a third-round knockout.
Salgado's boxing career saw him compete in multiple weight classes, with victories in different categories, including featherweight, super featherweight, lightweight, and light welterweight. His victories and world titles in these different categories are a testament to his versatility and skill in the boxing ring.
Salgado has made a name for himself in the boxing world as a formidable opponent and a fighter to watch out for. His boxing records and statistics are proof of his achievements and skill as a professional boxer.
Juan Carlos Salgado Fight Record
|38||Jun 23, 2018||33||Vergil Ortiz Jr.||Loss||KO3|
|37||Mar 23, 2018||33||Logan Yoon||Loss||UD|
|36||Oct 13, 2017||32||Juan Bedolla Orozco||Win||UD|
|35||Nov 16, 2016||31||Evens Pierre||Loss||UD|
|34||Mar 26, 2016||31||Dante Jardón||Loss||UD|
|33||Jan 31, 2015||30||Jairo Lopez||Loss||SD|
|32||Oct 22, 2014||29||Takahiro Ao||Loss||UD|
|31||Nov 9, 2013||28||Miguel Roman||Loss||TKO11|
|30||Mar 9, 2013||28||Argenis Mendez||Loss||KO4|
|29||Aug 18, 2012||27||Jonathan Victor Barros||Win||UD|
|28||Apr 28, 2012||27||Martin Honorio||Win||MD|
|27||Dec 10, 2011||26||Miguel Beltrán Jr.||NC||ND|
|26||Sep 10, 2011||26||Argenis Mendez||Win||UD|
|25||Feb 26, 2011||26||Jose Rosales||Win||UD|
|24||Jun 26, 2010||25||Jose Rosales||Win||TKO4|
|23||Jan 11, 2010||25||Takashi Uchiyama||Loss||TKO12|
|22||Oct 10, 2009||24||Jorge Linares||Win||TKO1|
|21||May 23, 2009||24||Angel Reyna||Win||KO1|
|20||Jan 24, 2009||24||Cristian Favela||Win||UD|
|19||Jun 29, 2007||22||Ivan Valle||Win||UD|
|18||Nov 18, 2006||21||Marcos Licona||Win||UD|
|17||Sep 22, 2006||21||Adalberto Borquez||Win||TKO1|
|16||May 26, 2006||21||Alirio Rivero||Win||TKO2|
|15||Feb 24, 2006||21||Ismael Gonzalez||Win||TKO5|
|14||Nov 17, 2005||20||Berman Sanchez||Draw||PTS|
|13||Jul 22, 2005||20||Guadalupe Hernandez||Win||TKO5|
|12||Nov 19, 2004||19||Jose Luis Gaspar||Win||KO9|
|11||Aug 20, 2004||19||Joaquin Vargas||Win||TKO1|
|10||Jul 8, 2004||19||Isidro Salinas||Win||TKO1|
|9||Jun 9, 2004||19||Ismael Ramirez||Win||TKO2|
|8||Apr 24, 2004||19||Cesar Castillo||Win||TKO2|
|7||Mar 6, 2004||19||Moises Diaz||Win||TKO5|
|6||Dec 13, 2003||18||Angel Navarrete||Win||TKO4|
|5||Oct 11, 2003||18||Rafael Checa||Win||TKO3|
|4||Aug 28, 2003||18||Jorge Alberto Lopez||Win||UD|
|3||Jul 10, 2003||18||Adrian Tellez||Win||UD|
|2||May 8, 2003||18||Isidro Reyes||Win||TKO4|
|1||Mar 13, 2003||18||Claudio Ricardo Flores||Win||UD|