Juan Carlos Salgado
December 20, 1984
On March 13, 2003, at the Foro Las Américas in Mexico City, he knocked out Claudio Ricardo Flores in a round.
won the world title
On October 10, 2009, in Tokyo, Japan, he knocked out Venezuelan Jorge Linares in one round and seized the WBA super featherweight belt. On September 10, 2011, at the Coliseo of the University of Guadalajara, he defeated Argenis Méndez by unanimous decision and became the IBF super featherweight champion.
Lost His Title
In the first defense of the WBA super featherweight title, in Tokyo, Takashi Uchiyama technically knocked him out in 12 rounds. In the first defense of the IBF sash, Argenis Méndez knocked him out in four rounds.