Adrien Broner

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'''Trainer:''' [[Mike Stafford]]<br>
 
'''Trainer:''' [[Mike Stafford]]<br>
 
'''Manager:''' [[Al Haymon]]<br>
 
'''Manager:''' [[Al Haymon]]<br>
'''Promoter:''' [[Golden Boy Promotions]]
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== Professional Career ==
 
== Professional Career ==
*'''May 8, 2009''' - Appeared on [[ESPN Friday Night Fights]] and scored a [[Adrien Broner vs. Fernando Quintero|majority decision]] over [[Fernando Quintero]].
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*'''May 8, 2009''' - Awarded a disputed [[Adrien Broner vs. Fernando Quintero|eight-round majority decision]] against [[Fernando Quintero]].  
*'''June 18, 2011''' - Appeared on [[HBO]] on the undercard of [[Saul Alvarez vs. Ryan Rhodes]] and scored a [[Adrien Broner vs. Jason Litzau|1st round KO]] victory over [[Jason Litzau]] to win the [[USNBC]] Super Featherweight Title.  
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*'''March 5, 2011''' - Won the vacant [[WBO]] Inter-Continental Super Featherweight Title with a disputed [[Daniel Ponce de Leon vs. Adrien Broner|ten-round unanimous decision]] against [[Daniel Ponce de León]].
*'''November 26, 2011''' - Defeated [[Martin Vicente Rodriguez]] (34-2-1) by a [[Adrien Broner vs. Vicente Martin Rodriguez|3rd round KO]] to win the vacant [[WBO]] Super Featherweight Title.
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*'''June 18, 2011''' - Won the [[USNBC]] Super Featherweight Title with a [[Adrien Broner vs. Jason Litzau|first-round TKO]] of [[Jason Litzau]].  
*'''February 25, 2012''' - Appeared on [[HBO Boxing After Dark]] and dominated [[Eloy Perez]] en route to a [[Adrien Broner vs. Eloy Perez|4th round KO]] win to defend his WBO Super Featherweight Title.
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*'''November 26, 2011''' - Won the vacant [[WBO]] Super Featherweight Title with a [[Adrien Broner vs. Vicente Martin Rodriguez|third-round KO]] of [[Martin Vicente Rodriguez]]. The fight was the main event on HBO Boxing After Dark.
*'''July 20, 2012''' - At the official weigh-in for his fight with [[Vicente Escobedo]], Broner weighed 3½ pounds over the 130-pound limit and was stripped of his super featherweight title. After failing to make weight, Broner said, "I'm young. I'm 22. I'm still growing. I just feel like it's time for me to go up. After this fight, there really wouldn't be a reason for me to stay. I'm just going to go up and give the lightweights hell." [http://espn.go.com/boxing/story/_/id/8185081/adrien-broner-stripped-title-not-making-130-pound-weight-limit-weigh-junior-lightweight-title-defense-mandatory-challenger-vicente-escobedo]
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*'''February 25, 2012''' - Successfully defended the WBO Super Featherweight Title with a [[Adrien Broner vs. Eloy Perez|fourth-round TKO]] of [[Eloy Perez]].  
*'''November 17, 2012''' - Appeared in the main event on [[HBO World Championship Boxing]] and scored an [[Antonio DeMarco vs. Adrien Broner|8th round TKO]] victory over [[Antonio DeMarco]] to claim DeMarco's [[World Boxing Council]] Lightweight Title.
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*'''July 20, 2012''' - At the official weigh-in for his fight against [[Vicente Escobedo]], Broner weighed 3½ pounds over the 130-pound limit. He was stripped of the WBO Super Featherweight Title and fined $60,000. Broner defeated Escobedo by a [[Adrien Broner vs. Vicente Escobedo|fifth-round TKO]]. [http://espn.go.com/boxing/story/_/id/8185081/adrien-broner-stripped-title-not-making-130-pound-weight-limit-weigh-junior-lightweight-title-defense-mandatory-challenger-vicente-escobedo]
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*'''November 17, 2012''' - Won the [[WBC]] Lightweight Title with an [[Antonio DeMarco vs. Adrien Broner|eighth-round TKO]] of [[Antonio DeMarco]].
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*'''February 16, 2013''' - Successfully defended the WBC Lightweight Title with a [[Adrien Broner vs. Gavin Rees|fifth-round TKO]] of [[Gavin Rees]].
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*'''June 22, 2013''' - Won the [[WBA]] Welterweight Title with a disputed [[Paul Malignaggi vs. Adrien Broner|twelve-round split decision]] against [[Paul Malignaggi]].
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*'''December 14, 2013''' - Lost the WBA Welterweight Title to [[Marcos Rene Maidana]] by a [[Adrien Broner vs. Marcos Maidana|twelve-round unanimous decision]].  
  
 
== Notes ==
 
== Notes ==
*Broner began boxing at the age of nine and came up in the same gym as [[2000 United States Olympians]] [[Ricardo Williams Jr.]] and [[Dante Craig]].
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*Has a record of 6-1 (5 KOs) in World Title fights.
*He has a twin brother named Andre who boxed as an amateur.
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*Has a record of 4-1 (2 KOs) against former world title holders.
*Broner fights with extreme confidence and flair, very much in the style of [[Floyd Mayweather Jr.]], his favorite fighter. He utilizes a [[Philly shell]] defense, stands tall in front of his opponents, slips punches and blocks with his shoulders. He is primarily a quick counter-puncher, studying his opponents early and looking for openings to make them pay with power shots.
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**Won against [[Daniel Ponce de Leon|Daniel Ponce de León]], [[Antonio DeMarco]], [[Gavin Rees]], [[Paul Malignaggi]].
*Broner was featured on the cover of the [[Ring Magazine: November 2012|November 2012]] issue of [[The Ring Magazine]].
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**Lost against [[Marcos Maidana]].
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*Began boxing at the age of nine and came up in the same gym as [[2000 United States Olympians]] [[Ricardo Williams Jr.]] and [[Dante Craig]].
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*Has a twin brother named Andre who boxed as an amateur.
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*Fights with extreme confidence and flair, very much in the style of [[Floyd Mayweather Jr.]], his favorite fighter. He utilizes a [[Philly shell]] defense, stands tall in front of his opponents, slips punches and blocks with his shoulders. He is primarily a quick counter-puncher, studying his opponents early and looking for openings to make them pay with power shots. Critics have called him a "cheap imitation of Floyd Mayweather" and a "Mayweather wannabe." [http://fightnetwork.com/news/43905:broner-needs-more-than-humility-to-reach-superstardom/]
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*Was featured on the cover of the [[Ring Magazine: November 2012|November 2012]] issue of [[The Ring Magazine]].
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== Minor Titles Held ==
 
== Minor Titles Held ==
*[[WBC]] [[USNBC]] Super Featherweight Title (2011)
 
*[[WBO]] Intercontinental Super Featherweight Title (2011)
 
*[[WBC]] [[USNBC]] Lightweight Title (2011)
 
 
*[[WBC]] Youth Intercontinental Super Featherweight Title (2010)
 
*[[WBC]] Youth Intercontinental Super Featherweight Title (2010)
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*[[WBC]] [[USNBC]] Lightweight Title (2011)
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*[[WBO]] Intercontinental Super Featherweight Title (2011)
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*[[WBC]] [[USNBC]] Super Featherweight Title (2011)
  
 
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[[Category:World Lightweight Champions]]
 
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[[Category:American World Champions]]
 
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[[Category:Three Division World Champions]]

Latest revision as of 16:56, 25 July 2014

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Name: Adrien Broner
Alias: The Problem
Birth Name: Adrien Jerome Broner
Born: 1989-07-28 (Age:25)
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Nationality: US American
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 5′ 6½″   /   169cm
Reach: 69½″   /   177cm
Boxing Record: click

Trainer: Mike Stafford
Manager: Al Haymon
Promoter: Golden Boy Promotions
Photo 2, Photo 3

Contents

[edit] Amateur Career

  • Broner had an amateur record of 300-19 [1]
  • 2002 and 2003 National Silver Gloves Champion
  • 2005 National Junior Olympics semifinalist

[edit] Professional Career

[edit] Notes

[edit] Minor Titles Held

  • WBC Youth Intercontinental Super Featherweight Title (2010)
  • WBC USNBC Lightweight Title (2011)
  • WBO Intercontinental Super Featherweight Title (2011)
  • WBC USNBC Super Featherweight Title (2011)


Preceded by:
Ricky Burns
Vacated
WBO Super Featherweight Champion
2011 Nov 26 – 2012 Jul 20
Stripped (failed to make weight)
Succeeded by:
Roman Martinez
Preceded by:
Antonio DeMarco
WBC Lightweight Champion
2012 Nov 17 – 2014 Jan
Stripped
Succeeded by:
Omar Figueroa
Preceded by:
Paul Malignaggi
WBA Welterweight Champion
2013 Jun 22 – 2013 Dec 14
Succeeded by:
Marcos Rene Maidana


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