Name: Felix Verdejo
Alias: El Diamante
Born: 1993-05-19 (Age:25)
Birthplace: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Hometown: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Height: 5′ 9″ / 175cm
Reach: 71½″ / 182cm
Boxing Record: click
Alias: “El Diamante” (The Diamond)
Promoter: Top Rank
Trainer/Manager: Ricky Marquez
Represented Puerto Rico at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Great Britain, boxing as a Lightweight (60 kg). His results were:
- Round 1/16 - Defeated Juan Huertas (Panama) 11-5
- Round 1/8 - Defeated Ahmed Mejri (Tunisia) 16-7
- Quarterfinal - Lost to Vasyl Lomachenko (Ukraine) 9-14
Other Amateur Highlights
- 2010 Pan American Youth Championships Gold medalist at bantamweight, in Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic.
- 2010 World Youth Championships participant at bantamweight, in Baku, Azerbaijan.
- 2011 1st Pan Am Qualifier Silver medalist at bantamweight, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
- 2011 Pan American Games participant at bantamweight, in Guadalajara, Mexico.
- Lost to Robenilson De Jesus (Brazil) 3-13
- 2012 America´s Olympic Qualifier Gold medalist at lightweight, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Regional & Minor Titles
- WBO Latino Lightweight Title (2015-17)