Born January 18th 1985, orthodox fighter Joel Julio started his career in May 2001 at the age of 16 and has now been pro for 10 years, fighting a total of 41 times. Julio's longest win streak is 27 fights between May 2001 and February 2006. His longest KO streak in his 41 fights is 14 fights long.
An explosive pro debut saw Julio face Jorge Perez in a 0 round debut fight. Joel became only the 2nd person to stop Perez shy of the full distance, stopping him in the 4th. Julio rise in boxing continued with 21 wins against fighters such as Angel Granados, Antonio Soriano and Lino Perez jr.
Keeping his losses at zero, Julio fought on November 30th, 2005 beating Hicklet Lau. The 8 round fight ended in the 4th round via TKO crowning Julio as only the 2nd to stop Lau in his career. 2 wins followed taking Julio's winning streak to 27 wins.
Unfortunately, the first defeat of Julio's career came against Carlos Quintana on June 24th, 2006 in Julio's 28th professional fight. Taking the first setback of his career, the June 24th, 2006 Quintana defeat went the full distance and ended via UD. 8 wins followed where Julio went on to fight Jose Varela, Mauro Lucero and Cornelius Bundrage amongst others, prolonging his win streak.
James Kirkland was next in line for Julio where unfortunately, he was defeated on March 7th, 2009 taking his record to 34-3-0. Julio's fight against James Kirkland was Julio's first stoppage defeat. This came via TKO in the 6th round of a 10 round fight. Taking his record to 35-3-0. Julio then went on to win his next fight against Clarence Taylor.
Julio lost to Alfredo Angulo in his next fight. Taking place on April 24th, 2010, Julio's career record after this fight stood at 35-4-0. Angulo upset Julio in a 12 round fight, stopping him in the 11th round and becoming only the 2nd person to stop Julio.
Julio kept his losses at 4 by beating Jamaal Davis on August 21st, 2010. Julio secured the win over Davis after the final bell via UD, resulting in Julio being the 7th person to defeat Davis.
Joel Julio added another win to his record by beating Anges Adjaho on May 20th, 2011, upping his record to 37 wins. Keeping his record on track, Julio showed his boxing ability in his most recent fight, taking Anges Adjaho the distance and securing a UD decision victory in a 10 round fight.