Antonio Cermeno

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Name: Antonio Cermeno
Alias: El Coloso
Birth Name: Antonio Jose Verdu Cermak
Hometown: Rio Chico, Venezuela
Birthplace: Rio Chico, Venezuela
Died: 2014-02-25 (Age:44)
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 177cm
Pro Boxer: Record

Antonio Cermeno, a former WBA super bantamweight and featherweight champion in the 1990s, was kidnapped and murdered in February 2014.

Article regarding his murder: [1]

Professional Record

Championship Record

  • 9 opponents (4 by KO) beaten for World Title.
    • 2 opponents (2 by KO) for World Featherweight Title.
    • 7 opponents (2 by KO) for World Super Bantamweight Title.

Preceded by:
Wilfredo Vazquez
WBA Super Bantamweight Champion
1995 May 13 – 1998
Succeeded by:
Enrique Sanchez
Preceded by:
Freddie Norwood
WBA Featherweight Champion
1998 Oct 3 – 1999 May 29
Succeeded by:
Freddie Norwood