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Juan Manuel Marquez
Juan Manuel Marquez: Biography
Juan Manuel Marquez Mendez
Mexico City, Mexico
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Juan Manuel Marquez Fast Facts:
Won title belts in three weight categories: featherweight, super featherweight and lightweight.
Endured a sluggish rise to prominence and proper compensation for his fights despite being hailed as one of the most talented fighters in his weight class.
Fought Filipino sensation Manny Pacquiao in a pair of bouts that ended with controversial scoring. Marquez gained a draw in the first fight (in 2004) after being knocked down three times in the first round, then controlling the action. Pacquiao took the 2008 rematch in a split decision, despite being behind on the punching statistics.
Forms, with brother Rafael, one of only four sets of Mexican brothers to hold world boxing titles.
Recognized as one of the top 10 pound-for-pound fighters in the world by Ring magazine.
Replenishes lost vitamins and nutrients after training by drinking his own urine.
Juan Manuel Marquez Relationships:
Rafael Marquez - Brother
Aldo Marquez - Son
Juan Emilio Marquez - Son
Erica Marquez - Wife
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