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WBF CHAMPIONS OF THE PAST FEATURES
        
    
        
 
 Guy Waters
  WBF World Light Heavyweight Champion.

(May 5, 2017) - When he made his professional debut in March of 1985, it didn’t appear to be in the cards that Australian Guy Waters would eventually become a world champion. In fact, judging by his debut-fight it looked...

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 Natascha Ragosina
  WBF Womens World Heavyweight Champion.

(April 5, 2017) - Very few world champions retire undefeated in boxing. But former World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Heavyweight Champion Natascha Ragosina (22-0, 13 KOs) is one...

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 Nicky Cook
  WBF Intercontinental Super Featherweight Champion.

(March 6, 2017) - After concluding a very successful amateur career, former world Super Featherweight champion Nicky Cook from England is one of many top-class boxers over the years who won a WBF Intercont...

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 Fahprakorb Rakkiatgym
  WBF World Bantamweight Champion.

(February 6, 2017) - While he entered professional boxing with significant experience from Muay Thai Kickboxing, as is the norm in Thailand, former WBF World Bantamweight Champion Fahprakorb Rakkiatgym had...

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 Felix Camacho
  WBF World Super Bantamweight Champion.

(January 9, 2017) - As the younger brother of legendary Hector “Macho” Camacho, it was always unlikely that former WBF World Super Bantamweight Champion Felix “Showtime” Camacho would accomplish as much as...

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 Homer Gibbins
  WBF World Light Welterweight Champion.

(December 15, 2016) - Four ropes, trash-talk and well-trained athletes are things that boxing and professional wrestling have in common. But there is more! “The Nature Boy” is most famously the nickname...

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 Joe Bugner
  WBF World Heavyweight Champion.

(November 9, 2016) - While his career as a whole was quite amazing, it is safe to say that Joe Bugner´s reign as WBF World Heavyweight Champion is rather easily forgotten about. It came at the tail-end of his long...

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 Myriam Lamare
  WBF World Light Welterweight Champion.

(October 12, 2016) - Myriam Lamare of France is yet another former WBF Womens World Champion who should go down in history as one of the most accomplished female operators in the sport...

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 Darrin Morris
  WBF World Middleweight Champion.

(September 9, 2016) - The story of former WBF World Middleweight Champion Darrin “The Mongoose” Morris is, as is often the case with boxers, one of great highs and great lows. He accomplished a lot in his career, but...

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 Suwito Lagola
  WBF World Welterweight Champion.

(August 8, 2016) - Reluctantly it must be said from the start, that, despite several hours of research, there are a lot of unclarity and uncertainties about the professional career of former two-time WBF World Welterweight...

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 Aaron Zarate
  WBF World Super Featherweight Champion.

(July 7, 2016) - Former WBF World Super Featherweight Champion Aaron “La Cobra” Zarate was born on October 15, 1969 in Mexico City. As boxing was a very popular sport in his neighborhood, it was the natural activity...

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 Tommy Small
  WBF World Super Welterweight Champion.

(June 9, 2016) - Born in 1963, it was not really in the cards that Tommy Small would become a professional boxer, much less a world champion. But he did, and after turning pro in 1986 he went on to capture the WBF...

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 Matthew Charleston
  WBF Intercontinental Super Welterweight Champion.

(May 5, 2016) - Former WBF Intercontinental Super Welterweight Champion Matthew “Hollywood” Charleston was not quite a world-class boxer, but between his debut in November 1990 and his final fight in January 2008...

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 Jane Couch
  WBF World Lightweight & Light Welterweight Champion.

(April 7, 2016) - Born on August 14 1968 in Fleetwood, England, Jane Couch was a pioneer in British professional boxing, as she became the first woman to be officially licensed by the British Boxing Board...

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 Fahlan Sakkreerin
  WBF World Flyweight Champion.

(March 3, 2016) - As is the case with many Asian boxers, it is hard to confirm the accuracy of some of his earlier fights, but according to boxrec.com former WBF World Flyweight Champion Fahlan Sakkreerin...

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 Kenny Keene
  WBF World Cruiserweight Champion.

(February 5, 2016) - "The Emmet Eliminator" is a fitting ring-moniker for former WBF World Cruiserweight Champion Kenny Keene. It pays tribute to his hometown, a small sawmill town not far from Idaho...

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 Yvan Mendy
  WBF Intercontinental Light Welterweight Champion.

(January 6, 2016) - Former WBF Intercontinental Light Welterweight Champion Yvan Mendy (30) from France is an unusual edition to the series. He is still active and arguably in his prime, and recently scored the...

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 Ronnie Magramo
  WBF World Strawweight Champion.

(December 10, 2015) - From a genuine fighting family, with three brothers (Ric, Melvin and Alvin) who were also professional boxers, and nephew Giemel currently a 14-0 Flyweight prospect, former two-time WBF World...

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 Randall Yonker
  WBF World Light Heavyweight Champion.

(November 5, 2015) - Finding in-dept information about former WBF World Light Heavyweight Champion Randall Yonker is not an easy task. In fact, if you only have the name and his boxing record, its not something you...

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 Holly Holm
  WBF World Light Welterweight & Welterweight Champion.

(October 6, 2015) - Former WBF Womens World Light Welterweight and Welterweight World Champion Holly Holm is considered by many to be among the...

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 Vinnie Curto
  WBF World Super Cruiserweight Champion.

(September 10, 2015) - The story of former WBF World Super Cruiserweight Champion Vinnie Curto is a very noteworthy one, to say the least. In many ways its a very sad story, but its also a story of a person who...

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 Robin Reid
  WBF World Super Middleweight Champion.

(August 7, 2015) - Former WBF World Super Middleweight Champion Robin Reid was born in the village of Sefton in Merseyside, England on February 19 1971. He started boxing at a young age...

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 Lionel Butler
  WBF World Heavyweight Champion.

(July 7, 2015) - A native of New Orleans, Heavyweight Lionel “The Train” Butler turned to professional boxing at twenty-one years of age, and made his debut in February of 1989 against 2-0 prospect Phil Jackson on a small...

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 Mads Larsen
  WBF World Super Middleweight Champion.

(June 4, 2015) - Danish southpaw Mads Larsen was considered a massive talent when promoter Mogens Palle signed him to a professional contract in 1993. Only twenty years old, he entered the paid ranks at the...

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 Ken Sigurani
  WBF World Welterweight Champion.

(May 5, 2015) - Youngstown, Ohio is, when it comes to boxing, best known as the hometown of notable names Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini, Harry Arroyo and Kelly Pavlik, but the steel production hotbed also...

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 Orlando Fernandez
  WBF World Super Bantamweight Champion.

(April 2, 2015) - Former WBF World Super Bantamweight Champion Orlando “Cholo” Fernandez eventually settled in Bronx, New York, but was born in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico on January 18 1963. Not much is known...

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 Roger Turner
  WBF World Welterweight Champion.

(March 4, 2015) - From Lansing, Michigan, Roger “Stingray” Turner was born on July 9 1963 and had a solid amateur career after starting boxing at an early age. He turned to professional boxing relatively late...

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 Roy Jones
  WBF World Light Heavyweight Champion.

(February 4, 2015) - Still active today, at 46 years of age, Roy Levesta Jones Jr. grew up in Pensacola, Florida where he started boxing and had his first bout at ten. He was reportedly outweighed by 69 Lbs. (31 Kg´s) in...

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 Fitz Vanderpool
  WBF Intercontinental Welterweight Champion & WBF World Super Welterweight Champion.

(January 6, 2015) - His birth name being Fitzroy Carter, Fitz Vanderpool was born on November 3 1967 in Trinidad & Tobago. The middle child of...

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 Steve Roberts
  WBF World Super Welterweight Champion.

(December 11, 2014) - Born in the London borough of Newham in 1972, “Robbo” was an entertaining Southpaw who turned professional as a Super Welterweight at twenty-two in March 1995 on a low-key show at...

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 Thulani "Sugarboy" Malinga
  WBF World Super Middleweight Champion.

(November 5, 2014) - From the city of Ladysmith in the KwaZulu-Natal province, where he was born in December of 1955, young Thulani grew up working on sugarcane farms in that area. Not surprisingly, that’s...

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 Junior Witter
  WBF World Light Welterweight Champion.

(October 10, 2014) - Witter started boxing at age 11 when a friend encouraged him to take up the sport to fight legally instead of on the streets. By his own admission he was a rough kid, and “it was about...

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 Jimmy Thunder
  WBF World Heavyweight Champion.

(September 8, 2014) - James Peau, as is his given name, was born on February 3 1966 in Apia, Samoa. The third oldest of six siblings, he moved with his family to Auckland, New Zealand as a child, and it was...

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 Juan Lazcano
  WBF World Lightweight Champion.

(August 4, 2014) - Juan Ernesto Lazcano was born on February 23 1975 in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico. When he was only two months old, he moved with his family to El Paso, Texas in the United States, and...

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 Jeff Malcolm
  WBF Intercontinental & World Welterweight Champion.

(July 5, 2014) - Born in Cowra, New South Wales, the amazing story of Jeff Malcolm began on May 9 1956. Growing up in Drummoyne, in the Balmain district of Sydney, Malcolm started boxing at age eleven and...

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 Ricky Parkey
  WBF World Cruiserweight Champion.

(June 11, 2014) - From Morristown, Tennessee, a small town with a population of less than 30.000 where legendary pioneer Davy Crockett grew up, Ricky Parkey was born on November 7 1956...

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 Carl Daniels
  WBF World Middleweight Champion.

(May 14, 2014) - Carl Bryant Daniels was born in Saint Louis, Missouri on August 26 1970. As an amateur, he compiled a 170-7 record, winning the Junior World Championships and National...

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 Angel Manfredy
  WBF Intercontinental Super Featherweight Champion.

(April 11, 2014) - October 30 1974 stands out in boxing history as the date of the legendary Muhammad Ali vs. George Foreman “Rumble In The Jungle” in Kinshasa, Zaire, but on that same day a future...

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 Samson Dutch Boy Gym
  WBF World Super Flyweight Champion.

(March 10, 2014) - Born in July 1972 in Roi-Et in the northeastern part of Thailand, his real name is Somboon Phantasi. It is common in Thailand that professional boxers are given ring-names to honor ...

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 Greg Haugen
  WBF World Welterweight Champion.

(February 10, 2014) - Gregory Lee Haugen was born on August 31 1960 in the city of Auburn in Washington State. Of Norwegian ancestry, he learned how to box when his father, a former marine, took him to a local...

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 Johnny Nelson
  WBF World Cruiserweight & Heavyweight Champion.

(January 4, 2014) - Christened Ivanson Ranny Nelson, Johnny entered this world on January 4 1967 in Sheffield, England. He started boxing because he wanted to impress his elder brother Alan, but in the beginning...

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