Cornelius Boza Edwards
Date of birth
May 27, 1956
On December 13, 1976, in London, he knocked out Barry Price in six rounds.
Won The World Title
On March 8, 1981, in Stockton, California, he defeated Mexican Rafael"Bazooka"Limón by unanimous decision and snatched the WBC super featherweight title from him.
Lost His Title
In his second defense, on August 29, 1981, in Tuscany, Italy, the Filipino Rolando Navarrete defeated him by effective knockout in five rounds.
On October 10, 1987, in Paris, France, he lost by effective knockout in five rounds, when he disputed the Mexican José Luis Ramírez for the WBC lightweight title.