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Rafael Limon

W L D
53 24 2
38 KOs 11 KOs
last 6


bouts 79
rounds 524
KOs 48%
 
global ID 2634
aliasBazooka
born 1954-01-13
debut1972-12-05 / age 18
divisionwelterweight
stancesouthpaw
height5′ 7½″   /   171cm
residence
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
birth place
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1994-09-07
144John Armijo14416 7 1
Huntington Park, California, USA
LKO7/0
 L 
KO
7/0
  
1993-05-15
154Gregorio Balcazar4 0 0
Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico
LRTD5/0
 L 
RTD
5/0
  
time: 3:00
Limon refused to come out for the sixth round complaining about head butts.
1991-08-23
150Felipe Rojas6 6 0
Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico
W TD10/0
 W  
TD
10/0
  
1991-05-31
Zorrita Gonzalez0 1 0
Ciudad Acuna, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1990-11-01
150Moises Perches1 1 0
Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
LKO2/0
 L 
KO
2/0
  
1990-06-21
148Angel Hernandez14332 0 2
El San Juan Hotel & Casino, San Juan, Puerto Rico
LTKO3/0
 L 
TKO
3/0
  
1990-03-08
138Sharmba Mitchell136½13 0 0
Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LUD8/8
 L 
UD
8/8
  
referee: Paul Venti
1989-10-18
141Momong Mana-ay23 8 2
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1989-04-30
Chil-Sung Jun13 1 0
Jeonju City, South Korea
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1988-12-23
138½Rolando Navarrete13652 9 3
Rizal Memorial Coliseum, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Larry Nadayag   judges: Avelino CedoPascual IngusanPaulino Unico
Limon down in the 2nd round.
1988-06-04
Julio Cesar Chavez59 0 0
Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
LTKO7/10
 L 
TKO
7/10
  
1987-08-29
Santos Moreno16 13 0
Mexico
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1986-05-05
139Oscar Bejines30 3 4
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LTKO4/0
 L 
TKO
4/0
  
1983-08-07
129½Hector Camacho13021 0 0
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico
LTKO5/12
 L 
TKO
5/12
  
time: 2:52   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Dimas Hernandez 34-40, Moises Sister 35-40, Hector Chaumont 35-40
vacant WBC World super featherweight title
1982-12-11
129¾Bobby Chacon13050 6 1
Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, USA
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
referee: Isaac Herrera   judges: Angel Luis Guzman 141-142, Carlos Padilla 141-143, Tamotsu Tomihara 140-141
WBC World super featherweight title
Chacon was dropped in the 3rd and 10th, Limon in the 15th round
1982 Fight of the Year - Ring Magazine
1982-09-18
129Chung-Il Choi13014 1 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO7/15
 W  
TKO
7/15
  
time: 2:33   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Chuck Hassett 54-60, Dick Young 55-60, Rudy Ortega 55-60
WBC World super featherweight title
1982-05-29
128¼Rolando Navarrete129¾44 7 3
The Aladdin, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO12/15
 W  
TKO
12/15
  
time: 3:08   referee: Joey Curtis   judges: Dave Moretti 104-106, Tamotsu Tomihara 103-107, Anselmo Escobedo 104-107
WBC World super featherweight title
1981-12-10
136Darrell Stovall7 6 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1981-03-08
129Cornelius Boza-Edwards12929 2 0
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
referee: Dick Young   judges: Henry Elesperu 139-146, Lou Filippo 141-143, James Jen Kin 140-146
WBC World super featherweight title
1980-12-11
129¼Idelfonso Bethelmy129¼21 4 2
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO15/15
 W  
TKO
15/15
  
time: 1:21   referee: Larry Rozadilla   judges: Lou Filippo 136-129, Jorge L. Velasco 137-129, Carlos R. Cartaya 136-135
vacant WBC World super featherweight title
1980-07-24
129½Frankie Baltazar12928 1 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 0:46   referee: Henry Elesperu
NABF super featherweight title
1980-04-25
131Frank Ahumada3 12 1
Convention Center, Anaheim, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: James Jen Kin
1980-03-21
130½Bobby Chacon131¾42 5 1
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: John Thomas 95-96   judges: Marty Denkin 96-94, Frank Rustich 95-96
1979-11-27
136Faustino Penadebut
Houston, Texas, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1979-07-08
129Alexis Arguello13058 5 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
LTKO11/15
 L 
TKO
11/15
  
time: 1:40   referee: Tony Perez 2-6   judges: Eva Shain 2-7, Artie Aidala 1-7
WBC World super featherweight title
A cut over Limon's right eye forced the stoppage.
1979-04-09
129¼Bobby Chacon129¾41 4 0
Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA
DTD7/12
 D 
TD
7/12
  
referee: Lou Filippo 56-59   judges: Larry Rozadilla 56-59, Bobby Rings 56-60
NABF super featherweight title
Fight was stopped due to Limon's badly cut right eye. It was ruled that Chacon had committed an unintentional head butt, and since he was leading on the scorecards, the fight was declared a draw.
1979-02-26
132Miguel Estrada10 13 1
Houston, Texas, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1978-12-19
Robert Vasquez18 3 1
Houston, Texas, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1978-12-04
Abe Perez4 7 0
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
1978-08-26
Jaime Nava13 7 0
Fresno, California, USA
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1978-08-06
Juan Villa6 3 0
Stockton, California, USA
W KO7/0
 W  
KO
7/0
  
1978-06-10
Rocky Ramon20 11 1
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1978-04-15
131¾Jose Isaac Marin132¾38 25 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:48   referee: Lou Filippo
1978-03-04
130Ernest Bing13010 4 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO10/12
 W  
TKO
10/12
  
vacant NABF super featherweight title
1977-10-29
127½Benjamin Ortiz12922 16 0
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1977-10-22
Aurelio Muniz37 20 1
Ciudad Mante, Tamaulipas, Mexico
LDQ6/10
 L 
DQ
6/10
  
1977-10-08
131½Ray Saldivar13113 5 0
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 2:33
1977-09-15
130Hector Munoz0 4 0
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1977-09-02
129Antonio Llamas1 1 0
Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
1977-08-06
130½Mar Basa1312 4 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:56
1977-05-31
132½Augustin Estrada132½7 11 0
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Leonard Zuniga   judges: Henry MorenoRoy Ovalle
1977-03-13
Leonardo Bermudez8 8 1
Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1976-11-13
Chuy Rodriguez19 10 2
Estadio General Angel Flores, Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1976-10-02
125½Teruyoshi Noji129½9 8 0
Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:31
1976-08-28
128Lionel Rose131½42 9 0
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:17   referee: George Latka
Rose was knocked down twice in the 2nd, and once in the 3rd round.
1976-08-06
127Ruben Coria1279 17 4
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1976-07-10
Ray Thomas1 9 1
Plaza de Toros, Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1976-06-07
Saul Montana24 14 2
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1976-05-04
Antonio Rodriguez1 0 0
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1976-02-01
127Vicente Blanco12512 9 1
Plaza de Toros Calafia, Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1975-12-07
129¼Bobby Chacon129¾27 2 0
Plaza de Toros Calafia, Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1975-11-15
Juan Pablo Oropeza5 3 1
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1975-09-13
Victor Ramirez5 6 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1975-07-12
125Jose Luis Meza12712 12 0
Palacio de Deporte, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1975-06-11
130Victor Ramirez5 4 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1975-05-04
125Memo Rodriguez8 8 1
Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1975-03-15
131Tomas Frias7 9 3
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1975-02-08
126Chuy Rodriguez17 8 1
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1975-01-03
Goyo Martinez3 6 0
Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes, Mexico
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1974-12-29
Jose Luis Navarette3 1 1
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1974-12-17
125Edel Borunda5 6 0
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
1974-12-04
Memo Ramirez4 7 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
1974-10-28
125Salvador Medina7 5 1
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1974-09-29
125Alejandro Perez124debut
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1974-09-14
126Jose Pozos1252 6 0
Arena Mexico, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1974-07-20
127Gaby Morgan1 0 0
Arena Coliseo, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LDQ10/10
 L 
DQ
10/10
  
1974-06-01
125Canelo Salinas1252 1 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1974-04-06
124Antonio Nava3 1 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LTKO7/0
 L 
TKO
7/0
  
1974-03-09
123Chamaco Casanova1243 3 1
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W TKO7/0
 W  
TKO
7/0
  
1974-01-19
124Armando Estevez1 0 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
1973-11-01
125Canelo Salinas1 1 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1973-10-31
Canelo Salinas0 1 0
Arena Coliseo, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1973-09-20
Juan Ordonez5 4 2
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LTKO4/0
 L 
TKO
4/0
  
1973-09-01
123Ventura Perez124debut
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1973-06-08
116Carlos Mimila2 0 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LTKO2/0
 L 
TKO
2/0
  
1973-03-21
Magdaleno Andrade1 0 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1973-02-10
120Joel Carmonadebut
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1973-02-03
Raul Juarezdebut
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1972-12-05
Jose Garcia0 1 0
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
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Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
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Scheduled/Pending
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