Maikro Romero

This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Romero and the second or maternal family name is Esquivel.
Maikro Romero
Personal information
Full name Maikro Eusebio Romero Esquivel
Nationality Cuban
Born (1972-12-09) December 9, 1972
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Weight 48 kg (106 lb)
Sport Boxing
Rated at Light Flyweight and Flyweight

Maikro Romero (born December 9, 1972) is a Cuban boxer, who won the gold medal in the Men's Flyweight ( 51 kg) category at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta.

Later he changed weight class to Light Flyweight ( 48 kg) and won the 1997 World Amateur Boxing Championships. Trying to defend his title in 1999, he lost to Brian Viloria in the final and won a silver medal. At the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney he won a bronze medal together with Kim Un-Chol of North Korea.

Amateur highlights

Olympic results




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