Alfonso Blanco (boxer)
Alfonso Blanco Parra (born February 2, 1986 in Caracas, Venezuela) is a Venezuelan boxer who competes in the middleweight division. He was the 2008 Olympian for Venezuela and he also won the middleweight silver medal at the 2007 World Amateur Boxing Championships.
|Real name||Alfonso Blanco Parra|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Reach||74 in (189 cm)|
|Born||February 2, 1986|
|Wins by KO||5|
Blanco won the 2006 South America title against Carlos Góngora, at the PanAm Games 2007 he exited early against the same opponent.
At the world championships Blanco beat Darren Sutherland, Germany's Konstantin Buga and Olympic Gold medalist Bakhtiyar Artayev to reach the finals at middleweight where he was defeated by Russian defending champion Matvey Korobov PTS 4:29.
His record as of 2007 is 118:16.
World Championships resultsEdit
- Defeated James DeGale (Great Britain) 28-13
- Defeated Vijender Singh (India) 13-8
- Defeated Darren Sutherland (Ireland) 20-13
- Defeated Konstantin Buga (Germany) 18-9
- Defeated Bakhtiyar Artayev (Kazakhstan) 15-7
- Lost to Matvey Korobov (Russia) 4-29
Olympic Games resultsEdit
2008 (as a middleweight)
Professional boxing recordEdit
|12 Wins (5 knockouts), 0 Losses, 0 Draws|
|Loss||12-1||Hassan N'Dam N'Jikam||KO||1 (12)||2016-12-17||Saint-Denis, Réunion, France||Lost Interim WBA middleweight title|
|Win||12-0||Sergey Khomitsky||UD||12 (12)||2015-10-10||El Poliedro, Caracas, Venezuela||Won Interim WBA middleweight title|
|Win||11-0||Alvaro Robles||UD||12 (12)||2015-06-27||La Guaira, Vargas, Venezuela||Won vacant WBA Fedecaribe and vacant WBC International Silver super welterweight titles.|
|Win||10-0||Edwin Mota||TKO||3 (10)||2015-03-07||Turmero, Aragua, Venezuela|
|Win||9-0||Edison Garcia||TKO||2 (6)||2015-01-16||La Guaira, Vargas, Venezuela|
|Win||8-0||Eddie Cordova||TKO||5 (6)||2012-03-17||Indio, California, United States|
|Win||7-0||Leshon Sims||UD||6 (6)||2011-10-27||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Win||6-0||Cleveland Ishe||UD||6 (6)||2011-07-08||Primm, Nevada, United States|
|Win||5-0||Juan Carlos Diaz||UD||4 (4)||2011-04-28||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Win||4-0||Ricardo Malfavon||UD||4 (4)||2011-04-01||Indio, California, United States|
|Win||3-0||Pablo Ruiz||KO||1 (4)||2011-03-05||Anaheim, California, United States|
|Win||2-0||Gustavo Medina||TKO||3 (4)||2010-12-11||Las Vegas, Nevada, United States|
|Win||1-0||Alfredo Riveira||UD||4 (4)||2010-05-08||Los Angeles, California, United States||Professional debut|
- "Alfonso Blanco". BoxRec. 2013-04-01. Retrieved 2016-10-30.
- "Golden Boy Promotions Ushers in a New Future". Doghouseboxing.com. Retrieved 2016-10-30.
- "Golden Boy eyes Blanco | Boxing News". Fightnews. 2010-08-25. Archived from the original on 2016-03-03. Retrieved 2016-10-30.
- "Antonio Margarito". BoxRec. 1978-03-18. Retrieved 2016-10-30.
- Professional boxing record for Alfonso Blanco from BoxRec
- South America 2006
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Alfonso Blanco". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
Title last held byChris Eubank, Jr.
| WBA Middleweight Interim Champion
October 25, 2015 – December 17, 2016
Hassan N'Dam N'Jikam