Carolina Duer

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Carolina Raquel Duer
Statistics
Weight(s) Bantamweight
Nationality Argentine
Born (1978-08-05) 5 August 1978 (age 39)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 23
Wins 19
Wins by KO 6
Losses 3
Draws 1

Carolina Raquel Duer (born 5 August 1978) is an Argentine world champion boxer.[1][2][3]

She holds the International Boxing Federation (IBF) bantamweight title, and formerly held the World Boxing Organization (WBO)bantamweight and earlier the WBO super flyweight championship.[1] Her record as of August 2016 was 19–3–1.[1][2]

Early life and personal[edit]

Duer was born 5 August 1978, in Buenos Aires, Argentina,[2] she is the daughter of Syrian immigrants.[1]

She is Jewish, attended a Jewish day school and Maccabi club, and celebrated her Bat Mitzvah in the Iona Hebrew Center, a Conservative synagogue.[1][2][4] She attended the Jaim Najman Bialik Primary School in Buenos Aires.[1]

Boxing career[edit]

Duer won 19 of 20 fights as an amateur, and turned pro in 2007.[5]

Duer became the WBO world super flyweight champion (fighters weighing 112 pounds to 115 pounds) in December 2010, and defended that title six times.[1][5][6][7]

She won the WBO world bantamweight title in July 2013, and in July 2014, Duer defeated Ana Maria Lozano of Venezuela by unanimous decision in Lanus, Argentina, in her second defense of the crown in the bantamweight 115- to 118-pound class.[1] Her record as of September 2014 was 17–3–1.[1][2]

She is the eighth Argentine woman to hold a WBO boxing championship, and the first Jewish one.[8]

On August 26, 2016, and after a pause in her career due to her maternity, Duer won for the third time the[9] IBF world bantamweight after defeating the Brazilian boxer Aline Scaranello by technical knockout.

Television[edit]

In 2013 Duer took part in the reality TV show Celebrity Splash! (Argentina), which teaches celebrities the art of diving.[10]

Duer began to announce boxing in 2014 on National Public Television.[1]

Professional boxing record[edit]

19 Wins (6 knockouts), 3 Losses, 1 Drawn
Res. Record Opponent Type Round
Time
Date Location Notes
Win 19-3-1 Brazil Aline de Casia Scaranello TKO 7 2016-08-26 Argentina Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 18-3-1 Argentina Vanesa del Valle Calderón UD 6 2016-04-15 Argentina Polideportivo Cooperativa Tortuguitas, Tortuguitas, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 17-3-1 Venezuela Ana Lozano UD 10 2014-07-18 Argentina Club Atletico Lanus, Lanús, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO female bantamweight title
Win 16-3-1 Mexico Estrella Valverde UD 10 2013-12-13 Argentina Polideportivo La Patriada, Florencio Varela, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO female bantamweight title
Win 15-3-1 Argentina Mayra Alejandra Gomez UD 10 2013-07-26 Argentina Club Social Alejandro Korn, Alejandro Korn, Buenos Aires, Argentina Won vacant WBO female bantamweight title
Draw 14-3-1 Argentina Sabrina Maribel Perez SD 10 2013-05-24 Argentina Instituto San Isidro, Veronica, Buenos Aires, Argentina For vacant WBO female bantamweight title
Win 14-3 Argentina Marcela Acuña UD 10 2012-12-21 Argentina Club Universitario, La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO female super flyweight title
Win 13-3 Argentina Marisa Johanna Portillo UD 10 2012-10-26 Argentina Tecnópolis, Villa Martelli, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO female super flyweight title
Win 12-3 Romania Corina Carlescu TKO 5 2012-07-06 Argentina Club Universitario, La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO female super flyweight title
Win 11-3 Italy Milena Tronto TKO 2 (10) 2012-03-03 Argentina Anfiteatro Verónica, Veronica, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO female super flyweight title
Win 10-3 Uruguay Maria Jose Nunez TKO 3 (10) 2011-11-11 Argentina Club Atletico Lanus, Lanus, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO female super flyweight title
Win 9-3 Serbia Djendji Fleis TKO 1 (10) 2011-07-15 Argentina Salon Tattersall, San Isidro, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO female super flyweight title
Win 8-3 Morocco Aziza Oubaita UD 10 2011-03-26 Argentina Club Unión Progresista, Villa Angela, Chaco Retain WBO female super flyweight title
Win 7-3 Italy Loredana Piazza UD 10 2010-12-17 Argentina Casino Victoria, Victoria, Entre Rios Won vacant WBO female super flyweight title
Win 6-3 Argentina Silvia Fernanda Zacarias UD 10 2010-07-16 Argentina Estadio F.A.B., Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
Win 5-3 Argentina Anahi Yolanda Salles UD 6 2010-05-14 Argentina Estadio F.A.B., Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
Win 4-3 Argentina Yanina Natalia Acuna SD 4 2009-10-03 Argentina Estadio F.A.B., Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
Win 3-3 Argentina Yanina Natalia Acuna SD 4 2009-04-04 Argentina Club Social y Deportivo Mar de Ajó, Mar de Ajo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Loss 2-3 Argentina Yanina Natalia Acuna MD 4 2008-11-29 Argentina Club Social y Deportivo 12 de Octubre, Benavídez, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Loss 2-2 Argentina Natalia del Pilar Burga MD 4 2008-09-27 Argentina Estadio Municipal, Jovita, Cordoba, Argentina
Loss 2-1 Argentina Ivonne Anahi Cordoba UD 4 2008-08-08 Argentina Club Huracán, Tres Arroyos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 2-0 Argentina Agustina del Valle Aybar KO 3 (4) 2007-12-14 Argentina Polideportivo Carlos Cerutti, Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina
Win 1-0 Argentina Agustina del Valle Aybar UD 4 2007-09-15 Argentina Estadio U.P.C.N., Los Hornos, Buenos Aires, Argentina

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Argentine boxer Carolina Duer defends bantamweight crown". Jewish Telegraphic Agency. 20 July 2014. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Carolina Raquel Duer – Boxer". boxrec.com. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "Argentine boxer Carolina Duer defends bantamweight crown; First Jewish woman to hold a WBO crown has retained it six times". The Times of Israel. 21 July 2014. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  4. ^ "Argentinian Jewish boxer defends her title; Carolina Raquel Duer, the World Boxing Organization's super flyweight champion, steps back into the ring". The Jerusalem Post. 19 November 2011. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  5. ^ a b Daniel Koren (29 July 2013). "Carolina Duer, First Jewish Woman To Win WBO Title; The Argentinian boxer, and former kibbutznik, known as 'The Turk,' has won 15 of 18 professional matches". Shalom Life. Archived from the original on 13 April 2014. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  6. ^ "Argentine Jewish boxer wins first bantamweight title; Carolina Duer becomes 8th Argentine woman - and first Jewish one - to hold World Boxing Organization championship". Haaretz. 28 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  7. ^ "Interview: The ‘Iron Barbie’, Carolina Duer | Jonathan Gilbert". jonathan-gilbert.com. 17 July 2012. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  8. ^ "Jewish Boxer Retains Championship Belt". The Forward. 8 July 2012. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  9. ^ La porteña Carolina Duer conquistó el título mundial gallo de la FIB
  10. ^ Carolina Duer y Ariel Ortega, eliminados de Celebrity Splash, 23 July 2013, ar.celebridades.yahoo.com

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