Boxer Profile

jorge linares boxer image

jorge linares

"el nino de oro / golden boy"

45

Wins

5

Losses

0

Draws

56%

KO %
  • Stance: Orthodox
  • Age: 33
  • Date Of Birth: 22 Aug 1985
  • Height: 5.71 ft (1.74 m)
  • Reach: 69.29 inches (176 cm)
  • Country: Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
  • Universal ID : 20122
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Career Highlights

Although Jorge Linares has been beaten in his career, with a fight count of 46 fights and a 14 year long career he approaches the end of his career with a record of 43-3-0. He made his debut in December 2002 at the age of 17. Linares's longest KO streak is 6 fights long out of his 46 pro career fights.


December 2002 - February 2007

Early Career

An explosive pro debut saw Linares face Kyong-soo Chung in a 6 round debut fight. Jorge became only the 5th person to stop Chung shy of the full distance, stopping him in the 1st. Linares rise in boxing continued with 23 wins against fighters such as Renan Acosta, Hugo rafael Soto and Saohin Srithai condo.


July 12th, 2003

Jorge Linares Vs Thunder Ito

On July 12th, 2003, Linares was in action again beating Thunder Ito taking his win streak to 5 wins. Linares's fight against Thunder Ito came in the 3rd round of a 10 round fight via TKO. Linares became the first person to stop Ito. Fights against Renan Acosta, Jung-keun Woo, Hugo rafael Soto and 6 others followed where he won all 9 fights taking his winning streak to 14 wins.


May 26th, 2005

Jorge Linares Vs Jean javier Sotelo

Linares entered his next fight with 14 wins and took this to 15 with a win against Jean javier Sotelo on May 26th, 2005. Linares's fight against Jean javier Sotelo came in the 2nd round of a 10 round fight via TKO. Linares became the first person to stop Sotelo. Fights against Oscar Larios, Saohin Srithai condo, Josafat Perez and 9 others followed where he won all 12 fights taking his winning streak to 27 wins.


October 10th, 2009

Jorge Linares Vs Juan carlos Salgado

Linares went into his next fight against Juan carlos Salgado on October 10th, 2009 with a career record of 27 wins. Linares's fight against Juan carlos Salgado was Linares's first stoppage defeat and also, the first defeat of his career. This came via TKO in the 1st round of a 12 round fight. Linares's win streak of 27 rose to 31 following 4 great wins, becoming the 4th person to stop Jesus Chavez, 2nd person to stop Adrian Verdugo and 8th person to beat Francisco Lorenzo.


October 15th, 2011

Jorge Linares Vs Antonio Demarco

Taking a knock to his career, Linares fought and was defeated by Antonio Demarco on October 15th, 2011 taking his record to 31-2-0. Linares was beaten by Antonio Demarco in the 11th round. Linares had only ever been stopped 2 times previously in his career. Fights against boxers including Anthony Crolla, Kevin Mitchell and Hector Velazquez followed where he won 11 fights taking his winning streak to 41 wins.


March 25th, 2017

Jorge Linares Vs Anthony Crolla

On March 25th, 2017, Linares went into action again and beat Anthony Crolla taking the winning record to 42 wins. Linares secured the win over Crolla after the final bell via UD, resulting in Linares being the 6th person to defeat Crolla.


Latest Fight

The wins continued with the defeat of Luke Campbell on September 23rd, 2017 in Linares's most recent fight taking his winning record to 43 wins. Luke Campbell was Linares's next opponent of his career with the fight taking place on September 23rd, 2017. The fight was scheduled to last for 12 and Linares was the 5th person to go the full distance with Campbell and the fight ended in a win for Linares.

jorge linares opponents

TKO Pablo Cesar Cano boxer image

Pablo Cesar Cano (32-7-1)

Fri, 18 Jan - 2019
round 1 of 12
Unknown
KO

Abner Cotto (18-4-0)

Sat, 29 Sep - 2018
round 3 of 12
Unknown
TKO Vasyl Lomachenko boxer image

Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1-0)

Sat, 12 May - 2018
round 10 of 12
Unknown
UD Mercito Gesta boxer image

Mercito Gesta (31-2-2)

Sat, 27 Jan - 2018
round 12 of 12
Unknown
SD Luke Campbell boxer image

Luke Campbell (17-2-0)

Sat, 23 Sep - 2017
round 12 of 12
Unknown
same weight
UD Anthony Crolla boxer image

Anthony Crolla (31-6-3)

Sat, 25 Mar - 2017
round 12 of 12
Unknown
UD Anthony Crolla boxer image

Anthony Crolla (31-5-3)

Sat, 24 Sep - 2016
round 12 of 12
Unknown
ring rust
KO

Ivan Cano (23-7-2)

Sat, 10 Oct - 2015
round 4 of 12
Unknown
+0.8 lbs
TKO

Kevin Mitchell (39-3-0)

Sat, 30 May - 2015
round 10 of 12
Unknown
+0.3 lbs
KO Javier Prieto boxer image

Javier Prieto (24-8-2)

Tue, 30 Dec - 2014
round 4 of 12
Unknown
-0.3 lbs

jorge linares KNOCKOUTS AND POWER

56%
KNOCKOUT %
69%
EST. POWER
75%
EST. CHIN/BODY

jorge linares results


TKO (36%)
UD (30%)
KO (26%)
RTD (4%)
SD (2%)
MD (2%)

jorge linares statistics

9.15%

Round KO Percentage

306

Rounds boxed

5

Been Stopped

28

Opponents Stopped

10%

Been KO'd Percentage

1.63%

Been KO'd Round Percentage

6.2

Average Winning Round

5

Average Losing Round

Opponent Statistics

1439

Total Fight Count

59.4%

est. Power Average

63.3%

est. Punch Resistance

Best Wins

Hardest Hitting Opponents

Toughest Opponents