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The 154-pound (maximum weight) world champion, as recognized by the [[World Boxing Council]]. Also called Junior Middleweight and Super Welterweight.
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[[Light middleweight|Light Middleweight]] champion as recognized by the [[World Boxing Council]].
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* Also known as Junior Middleweight ([[IBF]]/[[WBO]]) and Super Welterweight ([[WBA]]/WBC).
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* The maximum weight for this division is 154 pounds (69.9 kg or 11 stone).
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! width="30" | No
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'''RELATED LINK:''' [[WBC Light Middleweight Title Fights]]
! width="150" | Champion
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! width="150" | Reign began
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{|border="1" cellpadding="3" cellspacing="1" align="left" class="wikitable sortable"
! width="150" | Reign ended
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|- bgcolor=#ffdead
! width="100" | Title Defences
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!<center>No.</center>
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!<center>Champion</center>
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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!class="unsortable"| Reign Began
|'''1'''
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!class="unsortable"| Reign Ended
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!<center>Defenses</center>
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|- align=center  
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|1
 
|[[Denny Moyer]]
 
|[[Denny Moyer]]
|19 Feb 1963
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|1963 Feb 19
|29 Apr 1963
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|1963 Apr 29
 
|0
 
|0
|-----
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|2
|'''2'''
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|[[Ralph Dupas]]
 
|[[Ralph Dupas]]
|29 Apr 1963
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|1963 Apr 29
|7 Sep 1963
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|1963 Sep 7
 
|1
 
|1
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|3
|'''3'''
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|[[Sandro Mazzinghi]]
 
|[[Sandro Mazzinghi]]
|7 Sep 1963
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|1963 Sep 7
|18 Jun 1965
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|1965 Jun 18
 
|3
 
|3
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|4
|'''4'''
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|[[Nino Benvenuti]]
 
|[[Nino Benvenuti]]
|18 Jun 1965
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|1965 Jun 18
|25 Jun 1966
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|1966 Jun 25
 
|1
 
|1
|-----
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|5
|'''5'''
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|[[Ki Soo Kim]]
|[[Ki-Soo Kim]]
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|1966 Jun 25
|25 Jun 1966
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|1968 May 26
|26 May 1968
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|2
 
|2
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|6
|'''3'''
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|[[Sandro Mazzinghi]] (2)
|[[Sandro Mazzinghi]]
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|1968 May 26
|26 May 1968
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|1968 Nov <sup><font color="red">S</font></sup>
|Nov 1968 (Stripped)
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|1
 
|1
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|7
|'''6'''
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|[[Freddie Little]]
 
|[[Freddie Little]]
|17 Mar 1969
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|1969 Mar 17
|9 Jul 1970
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|1970 Jul 9
 
|2
 
|2
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|8
|'''7'''
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|[[Carmelo Bossi]]
 
|[[Carmelo Bossi]]
|9 Jul 1970
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|1970 Jul 9
|31 Oct 1971
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|1971 Oct 31
 
|1
 
|1
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|9
|'''8'''
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|[[Koichi Wajima]]
 
|[[Koichi Wajima]]
|31 Oct 1971
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|1971 Oct 31
|4 Jun 1974
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|1974 Jun 4
 
|6
 
|6
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|10
|'''9'''
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|[[Oscar Albarado]]
 
|[[Oscar Albarado]]
|4 Jun 1974
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|1974 Jun 4
|21 Jan 1975
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|1975 Jan 21
 
|1
 
|1
|-----
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|11
|'''8'''
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|[[Koichi Wajima]] (2)
|[[Koichi Wajima]]
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|1975 Jan 21
|21 Jan 1975
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|1975 Apr <sup><font color="red">S</font></sup>
|Apr 1975 (Stripped)
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|0
 
|0
|-----
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|12
|'''10'''
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|[[Miguel de Oliveira]]
 
|[[Miguel de Oliveira]]
|7 May 1975
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|1975 May 7
|13 Nov 1975
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|1975 Nov 13
 
|0
 
|0
|-----
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|13
|'''11'''
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|[[Elisha Obed]]
 
|[[Elisha Obed]]
|13 Nov 1975
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|1975 Nov 13
|18 Jun 1976
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|1976 Jun 18
 
|2
 
|2
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|14
|'''12'''
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|[[Eckhard Dagge]]
 
|[[Eckhard Dagge]]
|18 Jun 1976
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|1976 Jun 18
|6 Aug 1977
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|1977 Aug 6
 
|2
 
|2
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|15
|'''13'''
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|[[Rocky Mattioli]]
 
|[[Rocky Mattioli]]
|6 Aug 1977
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|1977 Aug 6
|4 Mar 1979
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|1979 Mar 4
 
|2
 
|2
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|- align=center
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|16
|'''14'''
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|[[Maurice Hope]]
 
|[[Maurice Hope]]
|4 Mar 1979
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|1979 Mar 4
|23 May 1981
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|1981 May 23
 
|3
 
|3
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|17
|'''15'''
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|[[Wilfred Benitez]]
 
|[[Wilfred Benitez]]
|23 May 1981
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|1981 May 23
|3 Dec 1982
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|1982 Dec 3
 
|2
 
|2
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|- align=center
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|18
|'''16'''
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|[[Thomas Hearns]]
 
|[[Thomas Hearns]]
|3 Dec 1982
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|1982 Dec 3
|1986 (Vacated)
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|1986 <sup><font color="red">V</font></sup>
 
|4
 
|4
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|19
|'''17'''
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|[[Duane Thomas]]
 
|[[Duane Thomas]]
|5 Dec 1986
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|1986 Dec 5
|12 Jul 1987
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|1987 Jul 12
 
|0
 
|0
|-----
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|20
|'''18'''
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|[[Lupe Aquino]]
 
|[[Lupe Aquino]]
|12 Jul 1987
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|1987 Jul 12
|2 Oct 1987
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|1987 Oct 2
 
|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|21
|'''19'''
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|[[Gianfranco Rosi]]
 
|[[Gianfranco Rosi]]
|2 Oct 1987
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|1987 Oct 2
|8 Jul 1988
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|1988 Jul 8
 
|1
 
|1
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|22
|'''20'''
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|[[Donald Curry]]
 
|[[Donald Curry]]
|8 Jul 1988
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|1988 Jul 8
|11 Feb 1989
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|1989 Feb 11
 
|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|23
|'''21'''
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|[[Rene Jacquot]]
 
|[[Rene Jacquot]]
|11 Feb 1989
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|1989 Feb 11
|8 Jul 1989
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|1989 Jul 8
 
|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|24
|'''22'''
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|[[John Mugabi]]
 
|[[John Mugabi]]
|8 Jul 1989
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|1989 Jul 8
|31 Mar 1990
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|1990 Mar 31
 
|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|25
|'''23'''
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|[[Terry Norris]]
 
|[[Terry Norris]]
|31 Mar 1990
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|1990 Mar 31
|18 Dec 1993
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|1993 Dec 18
 
|10
 
|10
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|26
|'''24'''
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|[[Simon Brown]]
 
|[[Simon Brown]]
|18 Dec 1993
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|1993 Dec 18
|7 May 1994
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|1994 May 7
 
|1
 
|1
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|27
|'''23'''
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|[[Terry Norris]] (2)
|[[Terry Norris]]
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|1994 May 7
|7 May 1994
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|1994 Nov 12
|12 Nov 1994
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|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|28
|'''25'''
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|[[Luis Santana]]
 
|[[Luis Santana]]
|12 Nov 1994
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|1994 Nov 12
|19 Aug 1995
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|1995 Aug 19
 
|1
 
|1
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|29
|'''23'''
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|[[Terry Norris]] (3)
|[[Terry Norris]]
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|1995 Aug 19
|19 Aug 1995
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|1997 Dec 6
|6 Dec 1997
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|6
 
|6
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|30
|'''26'''
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|[[Keith Mullings]]
 
|[[Keith Mullings]]
|6 Dec 1997
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|1997 Dec 6
|29 Jan 1999
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|1999 Jan 29
 
|1
 
|1
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|31
|'''27'''
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|[[Javier Castillejo]]
 
|[[Javier Castillejo]]
|29 Jan 1999
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|1999 Jan 29
|23 Jun 2001
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|2001 Jun 23
 
|5
 
|5
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|- align=center
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|32
|'''28'''
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|[[Oscar De La Hoya]]
 
|[[Oscar De La Hoya]]
|23 Jun 2001
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|2001 Jun 23
|13 Sep 2003
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|2003 Sep 13
 
|2
 
|2
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|- align=center  
|'''29'''
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|33
 
|[[Shane Mosley]]
 
|[[Shane Mosley]]
|13 Sep 2003
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|2003 Sep 13
|13 Mar 2004
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|2004 Mar 13
 
|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|34
|'''30'''
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|[[Ronald (Winky) Wright]]
 
|[[Ronald (Winky) Wright]]
|13 Mar 2004
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|2004 Mar 13
|May 2005 (Vacated)
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|2005 May <sup><font color="red">V</font></sup>
 
|1
 
|1
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|35
|'''27'''
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|[[Javier Castillejo]] (2)
|[[Javier Castillejo]]
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|2005 May  
|May 2005
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|2005 Jun 1 <sup><font color="red">S</font></sup>
|1 Jun 2005 (Stripped)
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|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|36
|'''31'''
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|[[Ricardo Mayorga]]
 
|[[Ricardo Mayorga]]
|13 Aug 2005
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|2005 Aug 13
|6 May 2006
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|2006 May 6
 
|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|37
|'''28'''
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|[[Oscar De La Hoya]] (2)
|[[Oscar De La Hoya]]
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|2006 May 6
|6 May 2006
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|2007 May 5
|5 May 2007
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|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|38
|'''32'''
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|[[Floyd Mayweather Jr.]]
|[[Floyd Mayweather, Jr.]]
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|2007 May 5
|5 May 2007
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|2007 Jul 4 <sup><font color="red">V</font></sup>
|4 Jul 2007 (Vacated)
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|0
 
|0
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|- align=center  
|- align=center bgcolor=#F5F5F5
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|39
|'''33'''
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|[[Vernon Forrest]]
 
|[[Vernon Forrest]]
|28 Jul 2007
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|2007 Jul 28
|Present
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|2008 Jun 7
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|1
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|- align=center
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|40
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|[[Sergio Mora]]
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|2008 Jun 7
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|2008 Sep 13
 
|0
 
|0
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|- align=center
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|41
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|[[Vernon Forrest]] (2)
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|2008 Sep 13
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|2009 May 21 <sup><font color="red">S</font></sup>
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|0
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|- align=center
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|42
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|[[Sergio Gabriel Martinez]]
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|2009 May 21
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|2010 Jun <sup><font color="red">V</font></sup>
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|0
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|- align=center
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|43
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|[[Manny Pacquiao]]
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|2010 Nov 13
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|2011 Feb <sup><font color="red">V</font></sup>
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|0
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|- align=center
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|44
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|[[Saul Alvarez]]
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|2011 Mar 5
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|Present
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|5
 
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[[Category: World Light Middleweight Champions]]
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<sup><font color="red">R</font></sup> - Retired<br>
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<sup><font color="red">S</font></sup> - Stripped<br>
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<sup><font color="red">V</font></sup> - Vacated<br>
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[[Category: World Light Middleweight Title Lineages|WBC]]
 
[[Category: World Light Middleweight Title Lineages|WBC]]

Latest revision as of 01:22, 13 February 2013

Light Middleweight champion as recognized by the World Boxing Council.

  • Also known as Junior Middleweight (IBF/WBO) and Super Welterweight (WBA/WBC).
  • The maximum weight for this division is 154 pounds (69.9 kg or 11 stone).

RELATED LINK: WBC Light Middleweight Title Fights

No.
Champion
Reign Began Reign Ended
Defenses
1 Denny Moyer 1963 Feb 19 1963 Apr 29 0
2 Ralph Dupas 1963 Apr 29 1963 Sep 7 1
3 Sandro Mazzinghi 1963 Sep 7 1965 Jun 18 3
4 Nino Benvenuti 1965 Jun 18 1966 Jun 25 1
5 Ki Soo Kim 1966 Jun 25 1968 May 26 2
6 Sandro Mazzinghi (2) 1968 May 26 1968 Nov S 1
7 Freddie Little 1969 Mar 17 1970 Jul 9 2
8 Carmelo Bossi 1970 Jul 9 1971 Oct 31 1
9 Koichi Wajima 1971 Oct 31 1974 Jun 4 6
10 Oscar Albarado 1974 Jun 4 1975 Jan 21 1
11 Koichi Wajima (2) 1975 Jan 21 1975 Apr S 0
12 Miguel de Oliveira 1975 May 7 1975 Nov 13 0
13 Elisha Obed 1975 Nov 13 1976 Jun 18 2
14 Eckhard Dagge 1976 Jun 18 1977 Aug 6 2
15 Rocky Mattioli 1977 Aug 6 1979 Mar 4 2
16 Maurice Hope 1979 Mar 4 1981 May 23 3
17 Wilfred Benitez 1981 May 23 1982 Dec 3 2
18 Thomas Hearns 1982 Dec 3 1986 V 4
19 Duane Thomas 1986 Dec 5 1987 Jul 12 0
20 Lupe Aquino 1987 Jul 12 1987 Oct 2 0
21 Gianfranco Rosi 1987 Oct 2 1988 Jul 8 1
22 Donald Curry 1988 Jul 8 1989 Feb 11 0
23 Rene Jacquot 1989 Feb 11 1989 Jul 8 0
24 John Mugabi 1989 Jul 8 1990 Mar 31 0
25 Terry Norris 1990 Mar 31 1993 Dec 18 10
26 Simon Brown 1993 Dec 18 1994 May 7 1
27 Terry Norris (2) 1994 May 7 1994 Nov 12 0
28 Luis Santana 1994 Nov 12 1995 Aug 19 1
29 Terry Norris (3) 1995 Aug 19 1997 Dec 6 6
30 Keith Mullings 1997 Dec 6 1999 Jan 29 1
31 Javier Castillejo 1999 Jan 29 2001 Jun 23 5
32 Oscar De La Hoya 2001 Jun 23 2003 Sep 13 2
33 Shane Mosley 2003 Sep 13 2004 Mar 13 0
34 Ronald (Winky) Wright 2004 Mar 13 2005 May V 1
35 Javier Castillejo (2) 2005 May 2005 Jun 1 S 0
36 Ricardo Mayorga 2005 Aug 13 2006 May 6 0
37 Oscar De La Hoya (2) 2006 May 6 2007 May 5 0
38 Floyd Mayweather Jr. 2007 May 5 2007 Jul 4 V 0
39 Vernon Forrest 2007 Jul 28 2008 Jun 7 1
40 Sergio Mora 2008 Jun 7 2008 Sep 13 0
41 Vernon Forrest (2) 2008 Sep 13 2009 May 21 S 0
42 Sergio Gabriel Martinez 2009 May 21 2010 Jun V 0
43 Manny Pacquiao 2010 Nov 13 2011 Feb V 0
44 Saul Alvarez 2011 Mar 5 Present 5


R - Retired
S - Stripped
V - Vacated