Yuriorkis Gamboa Toledano born December 23, is a Cuban professional boxer. He is a former unified featherweight world champion, having held the WBA and IBF titles between and ; as an amateur he won a gold medal in the flyweight division at the Olympics , and bronze in the featherweight division at the World Championships. Gamboa's Olympic Boxing results were: . Gamboa made his professional boxing debut on April 27, , in Hamburg, Germany against Alexan Manvelyan,  he prepared for his pro debut and his next seven fights with technical specialist Manny Masson.
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Whatever the reason, Castellanos, from Mexico, was in an "I'm not fooling" mood as he knocked the Cuban down twice with sweeping right hands and kept up the pressure for eight rounds before Gamboa quit on his stool to start the eighth round in a huge upset Friday night in the main event of Golden Boy on ESPN. Castellanos knocked Gamboa down at the end of the third round with a right cross, and again in the fourth with another sweeping right hand. With the victory, the year-old Castellanos, from Celaya, Mexico, has now won 13 of his last 15 fights,. Gamboa, also 35, blamed his loss on dizziness. Rojas dropped Lopez with a left in the second round, and again in the fourth round with a multi-punch onslaught, as Lopez began bleeding from the nose.
Yuriorkis Gamboa Toledano born December 23, is a Cuban professional boxer. As an amateur he won a gold medal in the flyweight division at the Olympics , and bronze in the featherweight division at the World Championships. Gamboa's Olympic Boxing results were: .
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