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ALBERTO PALMETTA – 69 KG

  • Date of Birth : 20/04/1990
  • Place of Birth : Buenos Aires
  • Height : 185cm
  • Coach : Jorge Ochenduszka
  • Club : KO Gym
  • Residence : Buenos Aires
  • Stance : Orthodox
  • Number of training hours : 21 in a week
  • Number of bouts : 106
  • Began boxing : 2007

Palmetta trains at the aptly named KO Gym in Buenos Aires and is coached by Jorge Ochenduszka. The tall Welterweight is one of Argentina’s most successful boxers, and will be competing in his first AIBA World Championships in Doha. Nicknamed El Mudo, the 25-year-old won bronze in both of the marquee American events this year.

Past Results

  • 2015 – AMBC American Confederation Boxing Championships (Vargas, VEN) 2nd place – 69KG Lost to Roniel Iglesias (CUB) 3:0 in the final; Won against Gabriel Maestre (VEN) 2:1 in the semi-final; Won against Jose Roman (PUR) 3:0 in the quarter-final
  • 2015 – Toronto 2015 Panamerican Games (Toronto, CAN) 3rd place – 69KG Lost to Roniel Iglesias (CUB) 3:0 in the semi-final; Won against Carl Heild (BAH) 3:0 in the quarter-final
  • 2015 – Panamerican Games Qualifier (Tijuana, MEX) 6th place – 69KG Lost to Marvin Cabrera (MEX) 3:0 in the quarter-final; Won against Lyndell Marcellin (STL) 3:0 in the first preliminary round
  • 2015 – World Series of Boxing Season 2015 12th Round – 69KG Won against Gabriel Maestre (VEN) 3:0
  • 2015 – World Series of Boxing Season 2015 10th Round – 69KG Lost to Steven Donnelly (IRL) 2:1
  • 2015 – World Series of Boxing Season 2015 8th Round – 69KG Lost to Brian Ceballo (USA) 3:0
  • 2015 – World Series of Boxing Season 2015 4th Round – 69KG Won against Fred Evans (WAL) 3:0
  • 2015 – World Series of Boxing Season 2015 2nd Round – 69KG Won against Niclas Flaz (PUR) 3:0
  • 2014 – La Romana Cup (La Romana, DOM) 5th place – 69KG Lost to Marvin Cabrera (MEX) 3:0 in the quarter-final
  • 2014 – South American Games (Santiago de Chile, CHI) 3rd place – 64KG Lost to Jonathan Valarezo (ECU) 3:0 in the semi-final; Won against Cesar Diaz (PER) 2:1 in the quarter-final
  • 2013 – World Series of Boxing Season 2013/2014 4th Round – 64KG Lost to Abdelkader Chadi (ALG) 3:0
  • 2013 – World Series of Boxing Season 2013/2014 2nd Round – 64KG Lost to Jose Alday (USA) 3:0
  • 2013 – AMBC American Continental Championships (Santiago de Chile, CHI) 3rd place – 64KG Lost to Jose Alday (USA) 3:0 in the semi-final; Won against Ricardo Legarda (COL) 3:0 in the quarter-final; Won against Kendall Ebanks (CAY) 3:0 in the first preliminary round
  • 2013 – Roberto Balado Cup (Havana, CUB) 7th place – 64KG Lost to Luis Oliva (CUB) 3:0 in the quarter-final; Won against Kendall Ebanks (CAY) 3:0 in the first preliminary round
  • 2013 – Giraldo Cordova Cardin Memorial Tournament (Havana, CUB) 7th place – 64KG Lost to Maksim Dadashev (RUS) 3:0 in the quarter-final; Won against Cesar Diaz (PER) 3:0 in the first preliminary round
  • 2012 – Argentinean National Tournament 1st place – 69KG Won against Demian Fernandez (ARG) by points
  • 2012 – AIBA American Olympic Qualification Tournament (Rio de Janeiro, BRA) 9th place – 64KG Lost to Roniel Iglesias (CUB) 13:9 in the first preliminary round
  • 2012 – Argentinean National Selection Tournament 1st place – 64KG Won against Mauricio Lucerne (ARG) by points in the final
  • 2011 – Olympic Test Event (London, ENG) 5th place – 69KG Lost to Maimaitituersun Qiong (CHN) 11:4 in the quarter-final
  • 2011 – Panamerican Games (Guadalajara, MEX) 9th place – 69KG Lost to Carlos Banteur (CUB) 15:5 in the first preliminary round
  • 2011 – 3rd Panamerican Games Qualifier (Panama City, PAN) 2nd place – 69KG Lost to Luis Miranda (PER) 5:4 in the final; Won against Mian Hussain (CAN) 7:5 in the semi-final; Won against Kevin Luna (GUA) 15:12 in the quarter-final
  • 2010 – Stars Tournament (Mogi das Cruzes, BRA) 2nd place – 64KG Won against Jackson Duraes (BRA) 7:2; Won against Angelo Baez (CHI) 15:4; Won against Felipe Pereira (BRA) 15:6; Lost to Roberto Quiroz (BRA) 17:9
  • 2010 – Cordoba Regional Tournament (Cordoba, ARG) 1st place – 64KG Won against Xavier Luques Castillo (ARG) by points in the final
  • 2010 – AMBC American Continental Championships (Quito, ECU) participant – 64KG Lost to Luis Romero (VEN) 9:3 in the first preliminary round