John Michael Johnson

John Michael Johnson (born June 23, 1968, in San Antonio, Texas, USA) is a retired American bantamweight boxer He briefly held a championship in that division.wikipedia
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Junior Jones

In 1994 he won the WBA bantamweight title by knocking out Junior Jones in the 11th round.
Jones made one successful defense, but lost his title after being stopped in eleven rounds by John Michael Johnson on April 22, 1994; they had previously fought on August 10, 1989, with Jones winning by unanimous decision (UD).

Lehlo Ledwaba

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In 1999 challenged Lehlohonolo Ledwaba for the vacant IBF super bantamweight title but lost a decision.
Ledwaba turned pro in 1990 and in 1999 captured the vacant IBF super bantamweight title with a decision victory over John Michael Johnson.

Daorung Chuvatana

Later that year, Johnson controversially lost the belt in his first defense to Daorung Chuvatana in Thailand.
Chuvatana turned pro in 1985 and in 1994 won the WBA bantamweight title by winning a decision over John Michael Johnson by controversial TKO.

The Ring magazine Comeback of the Year

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Due to his success, he was named Ring Magazine comeback of the year.

Augie Sanchez

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In 2001 Johnson made a comeback and scored four victories, including a technical knockout over Antonio Diaz and a knockout in the first round over Augie Sanchez.
He did return, beating a shot Luisito Espinosa, but losing by a 30-second KO to John Michael Johnson in 2001.

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John Michael Johnson (born June 23, 1968, in San Antonio, Texas, USA) is a retired American bantamweight boxer He briefly held a championship in that division.

United States

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John Michael Johnson (born June 23, 1968, in San Antonio, Texas, USA) is a retired American bantamweight boxer He briefly held a championship in that division.

Bantamweight

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John Michael Johnson (born June 23, 1968, in San Antonio, Texas, USA) is a retired American bantamweight boxer He briefly held a championship in that division. Three Time World boxing Champion 1xWBA Bantamweight 2xIBA Featherweight.

Boxing

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John Michael Johnson (born June 23, 1968, in San Antonio, Texas, USA) is a retired American bantamweight boxer He briefly held a championship in that division.

World Boxing Association

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In 1994 he won the WBA bantamweight title by knocking out Junior Jones in the 11th round. Three Time World boxing Champion 1xWBA Bantamweight 2xIBA Featherweight.

Featherweight

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Three Time World boxing Champion 1xWBA Bantamweight 2xIBA Featherweight.

International Boxing Federation

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In 1999 challenged Lehlohonolo Ledwaba for the vacant IBF super bantamweight title but lost a decision. Also holds the WBC NABF and USBA Title Belts

Championship belt

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Later that year, Johnson controversially lost the belt in his first defense to Daorung Chuvatana in Thailand.

Super bantamweight

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In 1999 challenged Lehlohonolo Ledwaba for the vacant IBF super bantamweight title but lost a decision.

Johnny Tapia

In 1989, he won seven more fights, including a first-round knockout of Abner Barajas and an eight-round decision against John Michael Johnson.

List of world bantamweight boxing champions

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