Born October 16th 1991 Janiel Rivera (aged 29) has built up a good career record of 12-2-2. With plenty of experience and now 16 fights as a pro, Rivera hopes to move on to better things in future as he moves into the later stages of his career. He started his best winning streak on July 2010 however, this came to an end on December 2012. In this period he won a total of 7 fights.
In a great first showing as a pro, Rivera took Manuel Torres the full 4 to claim his first win and became the first person to take Torres the full distance. Following his debut, Rivera had an impressive start to his career as he went on to fight 8 fights including 2 times in 2010 and 3 times in 2012 against fighters such as Manuel Torres, Julio Irizarry and Benjamin Cardoza.
On May 6th, 2011, Rivera went into action again and beat Julio Irizarry taking the winning record to 2 wins. Showing his class against Irizarry, Rivera was the 2nd person to go the distance with this opponent. Rivera's win streak of 2 rose to 9 following 7 wins against boxers such as Omar Soto, Benjamin Cardoza, Luis Diaz and 4 others.
Rivera went into his next fight against Miguel Del valle on July 13th, 2013 with a career record of 9-1-2. Rivera's first defeat came over the full distance against Miguel Del valle on July 13th, 2013. The fight went to the judges in a UD loss for Rivera. Taking his record to 10-1-2. Rivera then went on to win his next fight against Joel Collazo.
Rivera went into his next fight against Adrian Hernandez on February 8th, 2014 with a career record of 10-2-2. Stepping up against a talented Hernandez, it wasn't long before Rivera found himself in trouble against Hernandez early. After 3 rounds Rivera lost via TKO. Hernandez became the first of 14 opponents to stop Rivera.
Pushing his career further, Rivera fought Jose adan Fernandez on July 19th, 2014 adding to his winning record. Becoming the 6th fighter to stop Fernandez, Rivera beat Fernandez via TKO in the 2nd round of a 0 round fight.
The wins continued with the defeat of Ramon emilio Cedano on September 17th, 2014 in Rivera's most recent fight taking his winning record to 12 wins. Keeping his record on track, Rivera showed his boxing ability in his most recent fight, taking Ramon emilio Cedano the distance and securing a UD decision victory in a 4 round fight.