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'''Manager:''' [[Elias Nasser]]
 
'''Manager:''' [[Elias Nasser]]
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[[Image:Ppp.jpg|thumb|March 27th, 2005 Flyweight Vic Darchinyan, IBF & IBO Champion]]
 
[[Image:Darchinyan Undisputed.jpg|thumb|Unified Flyweight Vic Darchinyan, IBF, WBA, and WBC, ]]
 
[[Image:Darchinyan_Arce.jpg|thumb|Darchinyan sucessfully defending his titles against rival Jorge Arce]]
 
  
 
'''[[:Category:Vic Darchinyan Gallery|Vic Darchinyan Gallery]]'''
 
'''[[:Category:Vic Darchinyan Gallery|Vic Darchinyan Gallery]]'''
 
  
 
==Factoids==
 
==Factoids==
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*On March 27, 2005 Darchinyan became the first flyweight to have unified two world titles since [[Salvatore Burruni]] in 1965.
 
*On March 27, 2005 Darchinyan became the first flyweight to have unified two world titles since [[Salvatore Burruni]] in 1965.
 
*On November 1, 2008 Darchinyan became the first undisputed super flyweight world champion in history when he knocked out WBC & WBA champion [[Cristian Mijares]]
 
*On November 1, 2008 Darchinyan became the first undisputed super flyweight world champion in history when he knocked out WBC & WBA champion [[Cristian Mijares]]
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*On April 23, 2011 Darchinyan became the first fighter in boxing history to win 4 [[IBO]] world titles, as well as the most weight classes (3).
  
 
==Amateur Highlights==
 
==Amateur Highlights==
  
*Amateur Record: 158-18, 105 KOs
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*Claims an Amateur Record of: 158-18, 105 stoppages
'''1994'''
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*Competed at the World Junior Championships in Istanbul, Turkey
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*'''1994 World Junior Championships''' in Istanbul, Turkey
 
**Defeated [[Kwang Oh Kwon]] (Korea) 10-8
 
**Defeated [[Kwang Oh Kwon]] (Korea) 10-8
**Lost to [[Murad Nadiabov]] (Uzbekistan) Rsc 2
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**Lost to [[Murad Nadiabov]] (Uzbekistan) RSC 2
  
'''1997'''
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*'''1997 World Amateur Championships''' in Budapest, Hungary, reached quarter finals
*World Amateur Championships in Budapest, Hungary, reached quarter finals
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**Defeated [[Erle Wiltshire]] (Australia) 11-3
**Defeated [[Erle Wiltshire]] (Aus) points
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**Defeated [[Robert Ladanyi]] (Hungary) RSC 5
**Defeated [[Robert Ladanyi]] (Hon) KO
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**Lost to [[Manuel Mantilla]] (Cuba) 2-15
**Lost to [[Manuel Mantilla]] (Cuba) points
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'''1998'''  
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*'''1998 European Championships''' in Minsk, Belarus, Bronze medalist
*Won the Bronze Medal at the European Championships in Minsk, Belarus
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**Defeated [[Carmine Molaro]] (Italy) 9-8
**Defeated [[Carmine Molaro]] (Negrito) points
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**Defeated [[Muhamed Alija]] (Macedonia) 8-2
**Defeated [[Muhamed Alija]] (Mac) points
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**Lost to [[Ilfat Raziapov]] (Russia) 2-6
**Lost to [[Ilfat Raziapov]] (Rus) points
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*Won the Bronze medal at the World Cup in Beijing, China
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*'''1998 World Cup''' in Beijing, China, Bronze medalist
 
**Defeated [[Hichem Blida]] (Algeria) KO 4
 
**Defeated [[Hichem Blida]] (Algeria) KO 4
**Lost to [[Manuel Mantilla]] (Cuba) 15-7
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**Lost to [[Manuel Mantilla]] (Cuba) 7-15
  
*Won the Bronze medal 1998 Goodwill Games in New York
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*'''1998 Goodwill Games''' in New York, Bronze medalist
**Defeated [[Andrei Kozlovsky]] 18-8
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**Defeated [[Aleksei Artamonov]] (Russia) 11-7
**Defeated [[Aleksei Artamonov]] 11-7
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**Lost to [[Roberto Benitez]] (Unites States) 8-18
**Lost to [[Roberto Benitez]] 8-18
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'''1999'''  
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*'''1999 World Amateur Championships''' in Houston, USA
*World Amateur Championships in Houston, USA, reached quarter finals
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**Defeated [[Manuel Mantilla]] (Cuba) 6-4
 
**Defeated [[Manuel Mantilla]] (Cuba) 6-4
**Lost to [[Bulat Jumadilov]] (Kaz) points
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**Lost to [[Bulat Jumadilov]] (Kazakhstan) 5-9
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*'''2000 European Championships''' in Tampere, Finland
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**Lost to [[Vardan Zakarjan]] (Germany) 4-6
  
'''2000'''  
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*'''2000 Olympics''' in Sydney, Australia, reached the quarter-finals
*European Championships in Tampere, Finland
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**Defeated [[Ilfat Raziapov]] (Russia) 20-11
**Lost to [[Vardan Zakarjan]] (Germany) points
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*Member of the 2000 Armenian Olympic Team as a Flyweight. His results were:
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**Defeated opponent (bye)
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**Defeated [[Ilfat Ryazapov]] (Russia) 20-11
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**Lost to [[Bulat Jumadilov]] (Kazakstan) 8-15
 
**Lost to [[Bulat Jumadilov]] (Kazakstan) 8-15
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==External Links==
 
==External Links==
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  title=[[WBA Super Flyweight Champion]]|
 
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  years=2008 Nov 1 &ndash; present<br>'''Super Champion'''|
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  years=2008 Nov 1 &ndash; 2010<br>'''Super Champion<br>Vacated'''|
 
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{{Succession box|
 
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Revision as of 10:41, 8 April 2012

Photo by Naoki Fukuda
Medal record
European Amateur Championships
Bronze 1998 Minsk Flyweight
Goodwill Games
Bronze 1998 New York Flyweight

Name: Vic Darchinyan
Alias: Raging Bull
Birth Name: Vakhtang Darchinyan
Born: 1976-01-07 (Age:38)
Birthplace: Vanadzor, Armenia
Hometown: Glendale, California, USA
Stance: Southpaw
Height: 5′ 5½″   /   166cm
Reach: 64½″   /   164cm
Boxing Record: click

Manager: Elias Nasser

Vic Darchinyan Gallery

Factoids

  • On December 16, 2004, Vic Darchinyan became the first ethnic Armenian to capture a world title when he recorded an 11th round TKO of the previously unbeaten and defending IBF flyweight champion, Irene Pacheco of Colombia.
  • On March 27, 2005 Darchinyan became the first flyweight to have unified two world titles since Salvatore Burruni in 1965.
  • On November 1, 2008 Darchinyan became the first undisputed super flyweight world champion in history when he knocked out WBC & WBA champion Cristian Mijares
  • On April 23, 2011 Darchinyan became the first fighter in boxing history to win 4 IBO world titles, as well as the most weight classes (3).

Amateur Highlights

  • Claims an Amateur Record of: 158-18, 105 stoppages
  • 2000 European Championships in Tampere, Finland


External Links


Preceded by:
Irene Pacheco
IBF Flyweight Champion
2004 Dec 16 – 2007 Jul 7
Succeeded by:
Nonito Donaire
Preceded by:
Dimitri Kirilov
IBF Super Flyweight Champion
2008 Aug 2 – 2009 Jul
Vacated
Succeeded by:
Simphiwe Nongqayi
Preceded by:
Cristian Mijares
Super Champion
WBA Super Flyweight Champion
2008 Nov 1 – 2010
Super Champion
Vacated
Succeeded by:
Preceded by:
Cristian Mijares
WBC Super Flyweight Champion
2008 Nov 1 – 2010 Jul
Vacated
Succeeded by:
Tomas Rojas