Super flyweight

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Year
Organization
First Champion
1980 WBC Rafael Orono
1981 WBA Gustavo Ballas
1983 IBF Ju Do Chun
1989 WBO Jose Ruiz
  • Known as Super Flyweight (WBA/WBC).
  • Also known as Junior Bantamweight (IBF/WBO) and Light Bantamweight.
  • The maximum weight for this division is 115 pounds (52.2 kg or 8 stone 3 lbs).


The super flyweight division was first established by the New York Walker Law in 1920 regulating standardized weight divisions, but the division never went anywhere. Re-introduced by the World Boxing Council (WBC) in 1979 covering weights between 112 and 115 pounds.

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