Marvin Sonsona

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Name: Marvin Sonsona
Alias: Marvelous
Birth Name: Marvin Doecadez Sonsona
Born: 1990-07-25 (Age:25)
Birthplace: General Santos City, Cotabato del Sur, Philippines
Hometown: General Santos City, Cotabato del Sur, Philippines
Stance: Southpaw
Height: 5′ 7″   /   170cm
Boxing Record: click

Trainers: Nonito Donaire Sr. (former), Jun Agrabio (former)
Manager: Rajan Yraola

Amateur Career

Started boxing as an amateur at the age of 7 and had 150 amateur fights before turning professional in 2007, just weeks before his 17th birthday. He was a 5-time gold medalist, 10-time silver medalist, and 9-time bronze medalist as an amateur, as well as being the Batang Pinoy Champion of the 2002 Puerto Princesa City Tournament.[1]

Career Factoids

  • Has a record of 1-1-1 (0 KO) in World Title fights.
  • Has a record of 2-1 (1 KO) against former or current world titlists.
  • Has a record of 1-1-1 (0 KO) in fights outside his native Philippines.

Regional & Minor Titles

  • WBO Oriental Flyweight Title (May 2009 - 2009)
  • WBO Asia Pacific Youth Flyweight Title (October 2008 - 2009)

World Titles

  • WBO Super Flyweight Title

Preceded by:
Jose Lopez
WBO Super Flyweight Champion
2009 Sep 4 – 2009 Nov 21
(failed to make weight)
Succeeded by:
Jorge Arce