Name: Argenis Mendez
Birth Name: Argenis Alexander Mendez Zapata
Born: 1986-07-03 (Age:28)
Birthplace: San Juan de la Maguana, Dominican Republic
Hometown: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Height: 5′ 9″ / 175cm
Reach: 71″ / 180cm
Boxing Record: click
Promoter: Acquinity Sports
Trainer: Virgil Hunter (2013-)
Olympic Games results
Represented Dominican Republic at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, boxing as a Bantamweight (54 kg).
- Round 1/16 - Lost to Maksym Tretyak (Ukraine) 24-30
Other amateur achievements
- Versus reported his amateur record as 238-12.
- 2003 World Cadet Championships Silver medalist in Bucharest, Romania at 54 kg.
- 2003 Pan American Games participant, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, at 54 kg.
- Lost to Guillermo Rigondeaux (Cuba) 2-17
- 2004 1st America´s Olympic Qualifier Bronze medalist in Tijuana, Mexico, at 54 kg.
- 2004 2nd America´s Olympic Qualifier Gold medalist in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, at 54 kg.
- 2004 World Junior Championships Silver medalist in Jeju Island, South Korea, at 57 kg.
- 2005 Pan American Boxing Championships Gold medalist in Teresopolis, Brazil, at 57 kg.
- 2005 World Championships participant in Mianyang, China, at 57 kg.
Regional & Minor Titles
Juan Carlos Salgado
| IBF Super Featherweight Champion
2013 Mar 9 – present