Abner Mares Martinez
Date of birth
November 28, 1985
On January 16, 2005, in Tucson, Arizona, he knocked out Luis Malave in two rounds, who came to the duel with 13 professional fights.
Won the world title
On May 22, 2010 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, he defeated Yonnhy Pérez by unanimous decision in 12 rounds and won the vacant IBF bantamweight title. On April 21, 2014, he defeated Eric Morel to win the vacant WBC super bantamweight title. On May 4, 2013, he knocked out Daniel Ponce de Leon in nine rounds and snatched the WBC featherweight title from him in Las Vegas. On December 10, 2016. In Los Angeles, he won the Argentine Jesús Marcelo Andrés Cuellar by majority decision and snatched the WBA featherweight championship from him.
He is the fastest fighter who won three world titles in different divisions, he won the bantamweight in 2010, the super bantamweight in 2012 and the featherweight in 2013.
lost his title
He gave up the IBF bantamweight to go for the WBC super bantamweight, he gave up the WBC super bantamweight to go for the WBC featherweight. He lost the WBC featherweight title in his first defense on August 24, 2013, when he was knocked out in one round by Jhonny González, at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. On June 9, 2018, in Los Angeles, he unified with the WBA super featherweight champion and lost by unanimous decision.