César Soto

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Birthday
17, 1971
Birthplace
Mexico
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Mexico

About

Former Mexican boxer known as a hard-hitting body puncher who won the WBC featherweight title from Luisito Espinosa in 1999.

Before Fame

He scored a first-round KO in his first pro bout, which came against Francisco Galindo in 1986.

Trivia

He became the first man to defeat Jose Luis Castillo in July 1993 after a one-sided knockout victory.

Family Life

He grew up in Lerdo, Durango, Mexico.

Associated With

He lost his WBC featherweight title to Naseem Hamed in a 12-round unanimous decision in October, 1999.