Born July 19th 1984, orthodox fighter Josesito Lopez started his career in February 2003 at the age of 18 and has now been pro for 12 years, fighting a total of 41 times. Lopez's longest KO streak is 3 fights long out of his 41 pro career fights.
Lopez proved he was made for the pro ranks in his debut against Allen Litzau, becoming the first person in Litzau's 1 fights to stop him. The fight ended in round 1 of 4. Lopez continued his mostly successful career with numerous fights following his debut against boxers including Gilberto Sanchez leon, Leonardo Resendiz and Adrian Navarrete. Fights included fighting 6 times in 2003, 6 times in 2004 and 9 times through 2005 and 2006.
Lopez went into his next fight against Rodrigo Lopez on March 28th, 2003 with a career record of 2 wins. On March 28th, 2003, Lopez took on and was defeated over the distance by Rodrigo Lopez in his first career defeat. Lopez lost via UD in a valiant effort. Lopez then went on to win a further 32 fights taking his record to 30 wins, 4 losses and 1 draw.
On September 15th, 2012, Lopez took on and was defeated by Saul Alvarez meaning his career tally went to 30-5-1. Lopez's fight against Saul Alvarez was Lopez's first stoppage defeat. This came via TKO in the 5th round of a 12 round fight.
On June 8th, 2013, Lopez took on and was defeated by Marcos rene Maidana meaning his career tally went to 30-6-1. Lopez's fight against Marcos rene Maidana was Lopez's 2nd stoppage defeat which came via TKO in the 6th round of the fight. Taking his record to 31-6-1. Lopez then went on to win his next fight against Mike Arnaoutis.
Lopez kept his losses at 6 by beating Aaron Martinez on April 24th, 2014. Martinez was stopped in the 5th round via TKO crowning Lopez as the first person to stop this opponent.
Lopez kept his losses at 6 by beating Rafael Cobos on September 11th, 2014. Lopez secured the win over Cobos after the final bell via UD, resulting in Lopez being the 5th person to defeat Cobos.
Taking another knock in his career, Lopez fought Andre Berto on March 13th, 2015 and was defeated by Berto. Out for his 41st career fight, Lopez was once again outmatched where he suffered a 6th round TKO loss in only his 3rd stoppage defeat to date. Another blow for the talented Lopez.