After a debut fight on November 2010, Franklin Manzanilla (age 31) has now built a record of 10 wins, 3 losses, 0 draws over a 13 fight career so far. The longest KO streak that Manzanilla has ever had is 5 throughout his 13 fights and his longest winning streak is 5 wins. This started on November 2010 and came to an end on April 2011.
In a memorable debut Manzanilla gained a TKO win against Sergio Mayorga in a 4 round contest, becoming the 2nd person to stop Mayorga. Manzanilla continued on his career with fights against boxers including Arvin Blandon, Sergio Mayorga and Carlos Rivas. Fights included suffered a first defeat against Nelson Guillen (6-3-0), 8th person to stop Carlos Rivas and 2nd person to stop Sergio Mayorga in this time.
Taking the first knock of his career, Manzanilla fought Nelson Guillen on May 14th, 2011 and was defeated by Guillen. Manzanilla's technical boxing ability was put to the test as he got outpointed in the 4 round fight against the better man. Guillen gave Manzanilla his first professional loss of his 6 fight career to date. Manzanilla's win streak of 5 rose to 9 following 4 great wins, becoming the 4th person to stop Jose Mena (Round 1 KO), 4th person to stop Adalberto Acevedo (Round 2 KO) and 16th person to defeat Michael isaac Carrero.
Taking another knock in his career, Jorge Sanchez was next in line for Manzanilla with Sanchez coming out victorious. Manzanilla career was at 9-2-0 following the fight. Taking a huge blow to Manzanilla's confidence, Sanchez proved to be too much and stopped Manzanilla early, becoming the first person to defeat Manzanilla via stoppage.
Manzanilla went into his next career fight with a record of 9-2-0 and took this to 10 wins with a win against Ezequiel Asprilla on August 8th, 2014. The win against Asprilla happened in the 2nd round of a 6 round fight via TKO.
Taking another knock in his career, Manzanilla fought Jose Sanmartin on October 24th, 2014 and was defeated by Sanmartin. A valiant effort from Manzanilla, but one that was out of his reach technically. The fight came to a close after the final bell in a SD loss for Manzanilla. A setback for Manzanilla pro journey for sure.