American Mikey Garcia is appointed Boxer of the Month

American Mikey Garcia was named Saturday as the World Boxing Council (WBC) July Boxer of the Month for clinging to the super lightweight Diamond belt by defeating unanimously in twelve rounds to American Adrien Broner.

Garcia, who beat Broner on July 29 in Brooklyn, New York, remained undefeated and increased his record to 37 wins, 30 on the fast track.

The Mexico City-based body awarded honorable mention to Mexican Miguel Berchelt, who retained the super featherweight title against Japan’s Takashi Miura in a July 15 fight in Los Angeles, California.

– Classifications:
– Full weight:
Champion: Deontay Wilder (USA)
. Returnees:
.1. Bermane Stiverne (CAN)
.2. Luis Ortiz (CUB)
.3. Kubrat Pulev (BUL)
.4. Dillian Whyte (JAM)
.5. Andy Ruiz (MEX)

– Cruising Weight (90,719 KG)
. Champion: Mairis Briedis (LAT)
. Returnees:
.1. Dmitry Kudryashov (RUS)
.2. Krzysztof Wlodarczyk (POL)
.3. Krzysztof Glowacki (POL)
.4. Andrew Tabiti (USA)
.5. Marco Huck (GER)

– Semi-full weight (79,379 KG)
. Champion: Adonis Stevenson (CAN)
. Returnees:
.1. Eleider Álvarez (COL)
.2. Oleksandr Gvozdyk (UKR)
.3. Sullivan Barrera (CUB)
.4. Marcus Browne (USA)
.5. Artur Beterbiev (RUS)

– Super Weight (76,204 KG)
. Champion: Vacante
. Returnees:
.1. Callum Smith (GBR)
.2. Anthony Dirrell (USA)
.3. Avni Yildirim (TUR)
.4. David Benavidez (USA)
.5. Chris Eubank Jr. (GBR)

– Average weight (72,575 kilograms)
. Champion: Gennady Golovkin (KAZ)
. Returnees:
.1. Jermall Charlo (USA)
.2. Daniel Jacobs (USA)
.3. David Lemieux (CAN)
.4. Sergey Derevyachenko (UKR)
.5. Immanuwel Aleem (US)

– Weight Superwelter (69,853 kg)
. Champion: Jermell Charlo (USA)
. Returnees:
.1. Erickson Lubin (USA)
.2. Cedric Vitu (FRA)
.3. Vanes Martirosyan (ARM)
.4. Ishe Smith (USA)
.5. Maciej Sulecki (POL)

– Weight Welter (66,678 kilograms)
. Champion: Keith Thurman (USA)
. Returnees:
.1. Shawn Porter (USA)
.2. Danny García (USA)
.3. Manny Pacquiao (Phil)
.4. Jessie Vargas (USA)
.5. Konstantin Ponomarev (RUS)

– Super Lightweight (63,503 kg)
. Champion: Terence Crawford (USA)
. Returnees:
.1. Amir Imam (USA)
.2. Regis Prograis (USA)
.3. Viktor Postol (UKR)
.4. José Carlos Ramírez (USA).
.5. Antonio Orozco (USA)

– Light Weight (61,235 kg)
. Champion: Mikey Garcia (USA)
. Returnees:
.1. Ray Beltrán (MEX)
.2. Javier Fortuna (DOM)
.3. Richard Commey (GHA)
.4. Yvan Mendy (FRA)
.5. Dejan Zlaticanin (MNE)

– Weight Superplume (58,967 kilograms)
. Champion: Miguel Berchelt (MEX)
. Returnees:
.1. Orlando Salido (MEX)
.2. Tevin Farmer (USA)
.3. Francisco Vargas (MEX)
.4. Jhonny González (MEX)
.5. Cristian Mijares (MEX)

– Featherweight (57,153 KG)
. Champion: Gary Russell Jr. (USA)
. Returnees:
.1. Carl Frampton (GBR)
.2. Joseph Diaz (USA)
.3. Josh Warrington (GBR)
.4. Scott Quigg (GBR)
.5. Jorge Lara (MEX)

– Supergallo Weight (55,338)
. Champion: Rey Vargas (MEX)
. Returnees:
.1. Julio Ceja (MEX)
.2. Hugo Ruiz (MEX)
.3. Ronny Ríos (USA)
.4. Diego de la Hoya (MEX)
.5. César Juárez (MEX).

– Rooster weight: (53,524 kilograms)
. Champion: Shinsuke Yamanaka (JPN)
. Returnees:
.1. Luis Nery (MEX)
.2. Emmanuel Rodríguez (PUR)
.3. Petch Sor Chitpattana (TAI)
.4. Nordine Ouabaali (FRA)
.5. Mark John Yap (PHI)

– Weight Supermosca (52,163 kg)
. Champion: Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (THA)
. Returnees:
.1. Román González (NIC)
.2. Carlos Cuadras (MEX)
.3. Juan Francisco Estrada (MEX)
.4. Oleydong Sithsamerchai (THA)
.5. Koki Eto (JPN)

– Fly weight (50,802 kg)
. Champion: Daigo Higa (JPN)
. Returnees:
.1. Muhammad Waseem (PAK)
.2. Francisco Rodríguez (MEX)
.3. Andrew Selby (GB)
.4. Toshiyuki Igarashi (JPN)
.5. Brian Viloria (USA)

– Mini-weight (48,988 kilograms)
Champion: Ken Shiro (MEX)
. Returnees:
.1. Pedro Guevara (MEX)
.2. Ganigan López (MEX)
.3. Jonathan Inguito (PHI)
.4. Félix Alvarado (NCA)
.5. Akira Yaegashi (Japan)

– Minimum Weight (47,627 kilograms)
Champion: Wanheng Menayothin (THA)
.1. Leroy Estrada (PAN)
.2. Byron Rojas (NCA)
.3. Ryuji Hara (JPN).
.4. Simphiwe Khonco (RSA).
.5. Abraham Rodríguez (MEX).


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