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Merqui Sosa

W L D
34 9 2
27 KOs 4 KOs
last 6


bouts 45
rounds 264
KOs 60%
 
global ID 1069
US ID018266
aliasEl Corombo
born 1965-11-09
debut1987-12-17 / age 22
divisionlight heavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 1½″   /   187cm
reach
74″   /   188cm
residence
Brooklyn, New York, USA
birth place
San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2000-06-16
171Segundo Mercado17619 6 2
Harrah's Hotel & Casino, Reno, Nevada, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 0:43   referee: Vic Drakulich   judges: Keith MacDonaldDoug TuckerDoug Tucker
1999-07-16
169James Butler16913 1 0
Hampton Beach Casino, Hampton Beach, New Hampshire, USA
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
time: 1:02   referee: Joe LaPlante
1999-01-15
168Thomas Tate16635 5 0
Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LKO10/12
 L 
KO
10/12
  
time: 2:30   referee: Mitch Halpern   judges: Rex WalkerAl SicilianoArt Lurie
NABF super middleweight title (supervisor: Mario Latraverse)
1998-08-21
169Eric Holland16320 20 3
Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1998-05-19
175Ray Berry17514 2 0
Memorial Coliseum, Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
judges: Lucy RogersRaul OrtegaFreddy Ledesma
1998-03-03
174Kenny Bowman174¼28 0 0
Coliseum, Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
LSD12/12
 L 
SD
12/12
  
judges: Josef Mason 113-114, Raul Ortega 111-116, Howard Reames 115-112
NABF light heavyweight title
1997-12-13
165Glen Johnson16632 1 0
Concord Plaza Expo Center, Northlake, Illinois, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Sean Curtin   judges: Bill Lerch 48-43, Mike Glienna 46-44, Gerald Scott 47-44
1997-08-23
173Glenn Thomas17526 3 0
Wild Wild West, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
referee: Benjy Esteves Jr.
1997-06-21
172Asluddin Umarov17518 4 1
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse, New York, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 0:49   referee: Dick Pakozdi
1997-05-10
173Fabian Garcia17318 10 1
Mark of the Quad Cities, Moline, Illinois, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Sean Curtin   judges: Ron CunninghamGerald HultsJohn Ricci
NABF light heavyweight title
1996-12-10
175Jose Cataneo17211 25 2
Tempe, Arizona, USA
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
1996-07-11
175Karl Willis17521 4 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1996-01-12
171Roy Jones Jr17130 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LTKO2/12
 L 
TKO
2/12
  
time: 2:36   referee: Ken Zimmer
Sosa down in the 2nd round.
1995-10-18
174Benito Fernandez17717 6 0
Tropworld Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
judges: Shafeeq RashadaLynne CarterRocky Castellani
1995-06-30
173½Charles Williams17436 6 3
PA Convention Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO10/12
 W  
KO
10/12
  
time: 2:12
vacant NABF light heavyweight title
1995-01-13
173Charles Williams17536 6 2
Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
DTD7/12
 D 
TD
7/12
  
referee: Ron Lipton   judges: Jean Williams 69-63, Melvina Lathan 69-64, Steve Weisfeld 69-64
vacant NABF light heavyweight title
1994-10-29
168Robert Curry16733 32 0
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1994-09-26
171Philip Morefield17020 7 1
Ramada Inn, Rosemont, Illinois, USA
W KO3/8
 W  
KO
3/8
  
referee: Pete Podgorski   judges: Jerry JakubcoBill LerchMike Glienna
1993-12-18
165½Michael Nunn16841 1 0
Estadio Cuauhtemoc, Puebla, Puebla, Mexico
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Julio Cesar Alvarado   judges: Marco Antonio Rodriguez 113-116, Alejandro Rochin 112-116, Eduardo Luna 112-116
WBA World super middleweight title
1993-06-12
169Mark Buchannon16811 4 0
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
1992-10-21
165Frankie Liles167½21 1 0
Riviera Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO12/12
 L 
TKO
12/12
  
time: 1:00   referee: Toby Gibson   judges: Marty Sammon 99-107, Bill Graham 97-108, Chuck Giampa 101-104
NABF super middleweight title
Sosa penalised 4 points for assortment of fouls.
1992-07-16
165Lenzie Morgan16811 8 2
Taj Majal Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 1:05   referee: Tony Perez
1992-03-27
168Willie Kemp16813 8 0
New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:00   referee: Fred Ucci
USA New York State super middleweight title
1992-01-31
166Steve Little166¼19 13 1
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
judges: Mercedes Medina 94-99, Bill Nealon 96-95, Tommy Reid 95-95
1991-05-16
168Tony Thornton16827 4 1
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Ted Pick   judges: John Stewart 94-97, Joseph Pasquale 94-96, Jean Williams 96-94
1991-03-01
169Tyrone Frazier16818 2 3
Resorts International, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
time: 2:32   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Rocky Castellani 90-83, Eugene Grant 88-83, Tom Kaczmarek 88-83
1991-01-13
158½James Toney16023 0 1
Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LSD12/12
 L 
SD
12/12
  
referee: Tony Orlando   judges: John Poturaj 112-115, William Kostrub 109-117, John Riley 114-113
International Boxing Council middleweight title
Sosa down in Round 3. Sosa had a point deducted for low blows in the 10th round.
1990-11-16
162Reynaldo Hernandez1609 7 2
Jai Alai Fronton, Miami, Florida, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 0:45   referee: Juan Arias
1990-04-04
162Jorge Oscar Martinez156¼15 15 4
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
1990-02-20
160Jose Quinones16024 11 2
Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO1/12
 W  
KO
1/12
  
WBA Americas Middleweight Title
1989-12-07
167½Miguel Antonio Mosna168½9 6 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:38   referee: Luis Rivera
1989-11-16
163Sanderline Williams24 8 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
 99-91 100-90 100-90
1989-08-10
163½Kenny Snow16327 8 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 0:35
1989-06-15
163Tim Knight1627 11 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
time: 1:05   referee: Arthur Mercante
1989-05-11
164Genaro Castro1620 2 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1989-03-30
166½Michael Dale1625 1 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 1:54
1989-02-09
163½Larry Carlisle1603 1 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 1:40
1989-01-12
161Charles Hollis1578 3 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
referee: Wayne Kelly
Corner retirement after the 3rd
1988-12-15
162Paul Davis1590 1 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1988-07-31
160Esteban Rodriguez1610 1 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
referee: Johnny LoBianco   judges: Barbara PerezTony CastellanoVictor Suarez
1988-05-12
163Sidney Gantz1623 4 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
1988-04-26
163Cesar Leonardo2 0 0
The Showplace, Camden, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1988-02-24
166Andre Terminator Coles1672 1 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
referee: Harry Smith
1988-01-23
164Phil Hall164¾debut
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO3/4
 W  
TKO
3/4
  
time: 1:29   referee: Steve Smoger
1987-12-17
164Andre Terminator Coles1632 0 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
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