Juan Carlos Payano
Name: Juan Carlos Payano
Born: 1984-04-12 (Age:31)
Birthplace: Dominican Republic
Hometown: Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
Height: 5′ 5″ / 165cm
Reach: 64½″ / 164cm
Boxing Record: click
Juan Carlos Payano (born December 14, 1984) is a boxer from the Dominican Republic best known for winning a silver medal at flyweight at the Pan-Am Games twice.
At the 2003 Pan American Games in Santo Domingo he lost to Yuriorkis Gamboa and won silver.
He participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics for his native Caribbean country. There he defeated Bato-Munko Vankeev but was beaten in the second round of the Flyweight (51 kg) division by France's eventual runner-up Jérôme Thomas.
He qualified for the Olympics by winning his qualifier among others against Andry Laffita.
2004 (as a flyweight)
2008 (as a flyweight)
World amateur championships results
- Defeated Yang Bo (China) 36-22
- Defeated Malik Bouziane (Algeria) 21-8
- Defeated Samir Mammadov (Azerbaijan) 36-26
- Lost to Andry Laffita (Cuba) 22-31
- WBC Latino Bantamweight Title (2012-)