Carlos Zárate Serna

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Birthday
23, 1951
Birthplace
Mexico
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
23, 1951 (age 67)
Birthplace
Mexico

About

Ranked #21 in The Ring's list of the 100 Greatest Punchers of All Time, he was WBC Bantamweight Champion from May 1976 to June 1979.

Before Fame

He went 33-3 as an amateur and won the Mexican Golden Gloves competition.

Trivia

He became the first boxer to put together two separate streaks of 20+ knockouts in a row.

Family Life

His nephew is former WBO Latino Super Flyweight champion Joel Luna Zarate.

Associated With

He lost his WBC World Bantamweight title to Lupe Pintor on June 3, 1979.