Omar Andrés Narváez
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Name: Omar Andres Narvaez
Alias: El Huracán
Born: 1975-07-10 (Age:39)
Birthplace: Trelew, Chubut, Argentina
Hometown: Trelew, Chubut, Argentina
Height: 5′ 3″ / 160cm
Boxing Record: click
- 1996 Olympian, as a flyweight. His results were:
- 1997 World Championships Bronze medalist in Budapest, HUN, lost to Manuel Mantilla (CUB)
- 1998 South American Games Gold medalist
- 1999 Pan American Games Gold medalist in Winnipeg, CAN, beat Manuel Mantilla (CUB) and Jose Navarro (USA)
- 1999 World Championships Silver medalist in Houston, USA, beat Steve Molitor (CAN)
- 2000 Olympian, as a flyweight. His results were:
- Has a record of 24-1-1 (9 KOs) in World Title fights.
- Has a record of 4-1 (0 KO) against former or current world titlists.
- Has a record of 5-1-1 (3 KOs) in fights outside his native Argentina.
- First boxer from the 2000 Olympics to capture a major world title.
| WBO Flyweight Champion
2002 July 13 – 2010
Julio Cesar Miranda
| WBO Super Flyweight Champion
2010 May 15 – present