Happy birthday to Roberto Durán
- Updated: 06/16/2013
WBA press. on June 16. The Panamanian Roberto “hands of stone” Duran, multiple world champion is celebrating a new birthday and the World Boxing Association Family, headed by Gilberto Mendoza, congratulate him and wishes a very happy Fathers Day.
He has a charismatic personality that has conquered everything and everyone for years, being a role for many in his native country and in the boxing world.
Duran was born on June 16, 1951 and at the age of 16 he entered in the boxing world where he managed to make history winning five world titles as well as the first Latino to do it.
With effort and hard work the became an idol and was considered the best pound for pound during his days of glory. He ended his 33-year-career with the impressive record of 104 triumph, 16 losses, no draws and 69 KO’s.
He is a in latin American and world boxing reference.