Jaime Munguia Biography
The young boxer we are talking about has high potential and is immensely appreciated in his country. His full name is Jaime Munguia. He was born on October 6, 1996, in Tijuana, Mexico. The 23-year-old professional boxer has captured the WBO light-middleweight championship.
For which he has defeated the American boxer Saddam Ali May 2018. Yes also won various Latino middleweight title’s earlier. The boxer fight under 154 lbs weight, super welterweight. Jamie is most famous for his hits and hooks he throws at his opponents.
Jamie was born in Tijuana, Mexico. Tijuana is called as the land of fighters and land of champions. Jamie’s father is also a former boxer. His name is also Jamie Munguia. When Jamie was a young boy, father used to take into the gym for a walk. His mother’s name is Hermila Aguilar. He is very close to her. He has no siblings. And there is not much information about his relationships.
Jamie, since his childhood, has been dedicatedly working and training for his boxing career. Form a very young age he had decided that Boxing is something that he wants to pursue as a career. He grew up in Tijuana, Baja California.
His school’s name was Eschela Primaries Federal “Jean Piaget”. He says that studying is good, but he didn’t like going to school. There is no further record of Jamie’s academics.
Jamie Munguia Net Worth
Jamie has fought around 35 matches and hasn’t lost a match. That means he has earned the bounty of 35 out of 35 matches. His brand value as a sports athlete is at the highest peak in Mexico. He has his own clothing line and merchandise.
His net worth is estimated at around $5 million US dollars. Currently, he has bought a new luxury house in Tijuana. In an ultra-modern luxurious society ” Cosmopolitan Residency”.
Jaime Munguia Body Measurements
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Jaime’s Pro Boxing Rating
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|Ranking Global||05 / 1520|
Jaime’s Professional Career
After fighting a long time as an amateur, Jamie made his debut on July 13, 2013, in the super welterweight category. To the date, Jaime has fought approximately 35 professional boxing fights. And this 23-year boy is skyrocketing his boxing career, with not even a single loss. He holds a record-breaking 28 K.O ( knockouts) in his professional career. These stats make him the most valuable, and an absolute beast. He has fought his matches either in lightweight or super welterweight categories. Jamie fought first 26 match’s against the Mexican boxers, none could defeat him.
He had an explosive 2018, wining some great titles. One of the big stages of his life is winning the title in the United States. He is trained by Nor Alvarez Tostado, who one of the most demanded trainers in Mexico. Jamie has a whole team, he is promoted by Zanfer, Andres Brambila. His nutritionist Tony Perez is someone to takes care of Jamie a lot.
On February 10, 2018, Jamie fought Argentina’s boxer Jose Carlos Paz, defeating by TKO in the 3rd Round. He won the vacant WBC Latino light midweight title. He fought his career’s most important matches against America’s Sadam Ali and Liam Smith from Great Britain. Defeating Sadam Ali in just 1 minute broke the internet and news in Mexico. Against Sadam, he won the WBO light-middleweight title.
Jaime Munguia Amateur Career
Jimmy had begun his training at a small gym in his hometown Tijuana, California, At this early age, 8-year-old Jamie was already gearing up for his training. At this age, some promoters were already ready to sign him and sponsored for training and preparation. Jamie had a blow in his body, professional technique, and that was the restlessness arises for the sponsorship and the promoters. Jamie has fought around 105 amateur fights.
He became the youngest Mexican boxer to win the WBC junior middleweight championship. Jamie has worked for all these years, surrounded by good people, that’s what makes someone a Champion. One of his most dominant fights was with Canada’s Brandon cook, to whom Jamie through a couple of punches hooks on his liver. And that was it, Brandon got hurt and Jamie didn’t stop.
Gary O’Sullivan, who is from Ireland and currently is one of the top boxers in the world, even he had a track of being undefeated. But his match with Jamie didn’t even last more than 2 minutes. That’s it, this is how Jamie is, now there’s no stopping for him. In September 2019 he is ranked as the world’s best active junior middleweight by Boxrec, fifth by The Ring magazine and seventh by the Transitional Boxing Ranking Board.
As one of the top sportsmen in the country, Jamie’s figure is on the rise, he has been increasingly recognized. That allows him to show a strong commitment to his community. He is an active supporter of the Castro Limon Foundation. The organization works towards supporting children with cancer. He says, that he likes to interact with children and motivate them.
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