Castano was 7-0 with six knockouts when he agreed to fight 147-pound Argentine Sebastian Lujan in the summer of 2014 only to faint from dehydration. [12][13], On June 25th, 2019, the WBA announced that they are stripping Castano of his belt, because he did not sign the contract for a rematch against Cedric Vitu, his immediate mandatory challenger. Por Roi Tamagni. Isidro Casanova, Buenos Aires, ARG, Brian Castano, whose nickname "El Boxi" comes from an Argentinean cartoon character, quickly ascended the 154-pound ranks—becoming a World Champion after just 13 fights. Castaño made his professional debut on September 2012, months after his win over Derevianchenko. Castaño participated in the 2009 World Amateur Boxing Championships, winning his first two bout before losing to Jack Culcay-Keth. They lived in a Buenos Aires province named La Matanza or “The Slaughter,” a violent area wherein many youth perish due to … Acá vas a poder ver en gran parte todo lo relacionado con este deportista argentino. Estadio Republica de Venezuela, Bolívar, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Brian Carlos Castano WINS against Juan Alberto Nicolas Cuellar by TKO in 12, 2014 • Mediamendoza El Diario del Sur de Mendoza. Robinson Rancheria Resort & Casino, Nice, California, USA, Brian Carlos Castano WINS against Marcus Upshaw by TKO in Round 5 of 6, Sep Contents. De barrendero a ser el único campeón del mundo argentino: Brian Castaño, el boxeador estrella del momento. $trg_elem.hide(); 18, 2015 • Round 6 of 12, Jul 1, Weight 28K likes. [8] Two months after the fight, Castaño said that Soro's promoter, Univent, had yet to pay most of his purse. 22, 2012 • Round 5 of 10, Dec Round 4 of 6, Fighter data provided by BoxRec Ltd. Castaño vs. Omotoso: One Step Forward or Two Steps Back. $trg_elem.before('Wilder-Ortiz PPV'); Castaño started boxing at 11, trained by his father Carlos, who was also a professional boxer. Ex Integrante de la Selección Argentina de Boxeo. [11], On 2 March, 2019, Castano defended his WBA regular super welterweight title for the firt time, against former world champion Erislandy Lara. Nov Brian Castaño fue campeón mundial superwelter de la WBA, hasta que la entidad decidió no reconocerlo como tal. - Castano also “grew up surrounded by boxers,” enabling him to resist the lure of the streets and to be reeled into the sport by his father. Previously, he held the WBA light middleweight title from 2014 to 2018 (promoted to Super champion in 2016), and the IBO light middleweight title from 2015 to 2018. Castaño accumulated a 3-0 record in the World Series, including a famous win over Sergiy Derevyanchenko, who had previously been unbeaten in the competition.[3]. Castaño won a close fight by split decision (115-113, 115-113, 112-116). } else { var $trg_elem = jQuery('.scrim .email-signup-module').find('.module-wrapper'); 26, 2015 • 26, 2013 • [6] Castaño maintained his winning streak, winning four fights over the course of a year while fighting out of the U.S. On November 2016, Castaño fought Emmanuel de Jesús for the WBA interim super welterweight title. “I used to cover my head with a jacket. Castano vs Omotoso - Watch Fight Highlights | November 2, 2019 click here to get video transcript, PBC Fighter of the Week: Brian Castano click here to get video transcript, Castano vs Omotoso Full Fight Preview click here to get video transcript. Integrante de Condors Argentina. I’m prepared for any of the champions in my division. Name: Brian Carlos Castano Alias: El Boxi Birth Name: Brian Carlos Castaño Born: 1989-09-12 Hometown: Isidro Casanova, Buenos Aires, Argentina Birthplace: Isidro Casanova, Buenos Aires, Argentina Stance: Orthodox Height: 171cm Reach: 171cm Pro Boxer: Record Amateur Boxer: Record World Series: Record Trainer: Carlos Castano. Boxeador argentino. Never miss a fight by this fighter! }); var temp_graphic_link = ''; 92 talking about this. Round 6 of 6, Oct The fight was a one-sided affair in favor of Castano, up until the end of the fifth round, in which Omotoso decalred a shoulder injury was too painful to proceed, awarding Castano with the victory. “The Lara fight did frustrate me. 26, 2016 • As of November, 2020 he is ranked as the world’s fifth best active light middleweight by The Ring magazine, sthe Transnational Boxing Rankings Board and third by BoxRec Brian Carlos Castaño (born 12 September 1989) is an Argentine professional boxer.He held the WBA interim super welterweight title from 2016 to 2018, and the WBA (Regular) super welterweight title from 2018 to 2019. On November 21, 2019, Castano took on the dangerous Wale Omotoso MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill. 01, 2017 • In March 2019, Castano battled to a disputed draw with legendary Cuban southpaw Erislandy Lara —a bout many felt Castano won. Estadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina, Brian Carlos Castano WINS against Alejandro Antonio Dominguez by TKO in 25, 2013 • In a strange move, Lara now holds the title Castano held when they fought, owing to the latter's being stripped after a mandatory rematch with Soro fell through over failed negotiations, and Lara's winning the vacant crown via second-round stoppage of Ramon Alvarez in August. Brian Carlos Castano was about five years old when he began assisting his father, Carlos, a professional welterweight boxer and street sweeper, to remove debris and litter from the roads. Castaño won a South American Games gold medal and tallied a 181-5-5 record as an amateur,[2] with wins over Errol Spence and Esquiva Falcão. 02, 2019 • Along the way, Castano defeated current 147-pound champion Errol Spence, 2012 Olympic silver medalist Esquiva Falcao and, in the World Series of Boxing, Sergiy Derevyanchenko, loser of 160-pound titles by split- and unanimous decision to Daniel Jacobs and Gennady Golovkin in October 2018 and 2019. MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, Maryland, Brian Castano WINS against Wale Omotoso by TKO in Estadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina, Brian Carlos Castano WINS against Jose Carlos Paz by TKO in Real name: Brian Carlos Castaño Alias: El Boxi Born: September 12, 1989 (31 age) Nationality: Argentina Division: super welterweight Weight: 154 lb (69,85 kg) Height: 5′ 7½″ (171 cm) Reach: 67½″ (171 cm) Stance: orthodox KOs: 75% Birth place: Isidro Casanova, Buenos Aires, Argentina Residence: Isidro Casanova, Buenos Aires, Argentina } [14], In his next fight, Castano faced veteran Wale Omotoso. The youngster competed in and and won local tournaments, building a foundation toward going 181-5-5 as an amateur and earning a South American Games gold medal. There were three more victories in 2013 comprising a six-round unanimous decision over Pablo Martin Roldan (January) and second- and fifth-round TKOs over Cesar Humberto Velez (May) and Claudinei Lacerda (October), and another set of TKOs 2013 in the second and fourth rounds over Juan Alberto Nicolas Cueller (April) and Cesar Adrian Sastre Silva (June). jQuery(document).ready(function(){ Castaño eventually won the fight with a body shot towards the end of round 6. There are lots of great fighters in this weight class, but I truly believe that I can beat any of them.”. 10, 2018 •