Hall of Fame: Julio Cesar Chavez

Julio Cesar Chavez 

Born: July 12, 1962 in Obregon, Sonora, Mexico

Record: 107-6-2, 86 KO

Active: 1980 – 2005

Height: 5’ 7.5”  Reach: 66.5”  

Stance: Orthodox


WBC super featherweight 1984-1987

WBA, WBC lightweight 1987-1989

WBC light welterweight 1989-1996

IBF light welterweight 1990-1991


The Ring magazine’s best boxer, pound for pound 1990-1993.

Most successful title defenses, 27 (tied with Omar Narvaez)

Most title fight victories, 31

2011 International Boxing Hall of Fame inductee


Father of boxer Omar Chavez and former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

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