Juan Manuel Márquez

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Juan Manuel Márquez Méndez (born August 23, 1973) is a Mexican former professional boxer who competed from 1993 to 2014. He is the third Mexican boxer (after Érik Morales and Jorge Arce) to become a world champion in four weight classes, having held nine world championships including the WBA (Super), IBF and WBO featherweight titles between 2003 and 2007; the WBC super featherweight title from 2007 to 2008; the WBA (Super), WBO, Ring magazine and lineal lightweight titles between 2008 and 2012; and the WBO junior welterweight title from 2012 to 2013. In a career that spanned over twenty years, Márquez was known for being a fast and highly technical boxer who was exceptionally skilled at combinations and counterpunches, yet also willing to engage in slugfests with opponents. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Manuel Márquez has received more than 1,648,249 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Juan Manuel Márquez is the 108th most popular boxer (down from 90th in 2019), the 267th most popular biography from Mexico (down from 217th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Mexican Boxer.

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Among boxers, Juan Manuel Márquez ranks 108 out of 324Before him are Bert Schneider, Jee Yong-ju, Jean Despeaux, Anthony Joshua, James Smith, and Amado Azar. After him are Héctor Camacho, Boris Lagutin, Tyson Fury, Kim Duk-koo, Alfonso Zamora, and Vasyl Lomachenko.

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Among people born in 1973, Juan Manuel Márquez ranks 205Before him are Umaga, Guillermo Barros Schelotto, Amr Waked, Gabriel Popescu, Óscar García Junyent, and Sébastien Izambard. After him are Jaime Camil, Élodie Bouchez, Dennis Gansel, Gianluca Rocchi, Joseba Beloki, and Jared Borgetti.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Juan Manuel Márquez ranks 267 out of 487Before him are Hilario López (1907), Aracely Arámbula (1975), Rolando Villazón (1972), Eiza González (1990), Claudio Suárez (1968), and Guillermo Navarro (1955). After him are Carlos Aguiar Retes (1950), Jaime Camil (1973), Carlos Vela (1989), Jared Borgetti (1973), Luis Pérez (1908), and Raúl Jiménez (1991).

Among BOXERS In Mexico

Among boxers born in Mexico, Juan Manuel Márquez ranks 2Before him are Julio César Chávez (1962). After him are Alfonso Zamora (1954), Érik Morales (1976), Canelo Álvarez (1990), and Óscar Valdez (1990).

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