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How many times did Barrera fight Marquez?

How many times did Barrera fight Marquez?

Barrera is 2-2 solely within the trio (not including Pacquiao), Morales 1-2 and Marquez 1-0. Morales and Marquez have never fought. All three fell short against Pacquiao, going a collective 1-5-1 against the “Mexicutioner.” Barrera was 0-2, Morales 1-2 and Marquez 0-1-1.

Who won between Barrera and Marquez?

However, it was Marquez who got the better of the two by winning by a seriously tough unanimous decision. Two judges scored the fight 116-111 and one judge scored it 118-109, all in favor of the challenger Marquez. The win earned him his third world title in two divisions.

Did Cotto fight Marquez?

The exhibition boxing match between Miguel Cotto and Juan Manuel Marquez is being targeted for October. Last March, Cotto and Marquez agreed to fight in an exhibition but the original June 12 date did not materialize. Marquez has not fought in seven years while Cotto’s last ring appearance was three years ago.

When was the last fight between Pacquiao and Marquez?

The bout was held on December 8, 2012, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada and drew 1.15 million pay-per-view buys. Márquez defeated Pacquiao by knockout with one second remaining in the sixth round….Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Márquez IV.

Date December 8, 2012
Venue MGM Grand Garden Arena Paradise, Nevada
Tale of the tape

Who is better Barrera or Morales?

Erik Morales has been more successful than Barrera. Yes, Barrera beat Morales twice, but their trilogy was so close, it could’ve gone either way. Both fighters captured the Super Bantamweight title. Barrera held the WBO title while Morales held the WBC title.

What happened to Marco Antonio Barrera?

Barrera, now 40, retired in 2011 with a record of 67-7 (44 knockouts) but is still very much involved in boxing. He works as an analyst for TV Azteca, owns a gym in Mexico City and manages several fighters. The Ring recently caught up with Barrera, who gave us the best he faced in 10 key categories.

Why does Barrera have Tapia on shorts?

BARRERA regularly wore shorts with ‘TAPIA’ emblazoned on them. Some observers wrongly speculated this was out of the Mexican’s admiration for Johnny. However, Mexicans often had two surnames, the second of which was reference to their mother’s maiden name, which in Barrera’s case was Tapia.

What was Marquez last fight?

Juan Manuel Marquez’s last fight The last fight of Juan Manuel Marquez took place on May 17, 2014 against Mike Alvarado. Marquez won by unanimous decision (UD).

Did Pacquiao ever beat Marquez?

The second encounter between Pacquiao and Marquez took place in March 2008. This was, again, a razor-close fight that ended in a split decision victory for the Filipino fighter. The three judges scored the bout 115-112 (Pacquiao), 114-113 (Pacquiao) and 115-112 (Marquez).

How old is Marco Antonio Barrera?

47 years (January 17, 1974)
Marco Antonio Barrera/Age

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