Ed Paredes's debut fight took place on February 2004 when he was 18 years of age. His career has spanned 12 years to date and whilst he's now in the later stages of his career, he has amassed a record of 36-6-1 over the course of his 43 fight career. Paredes's longest KO streak is 5 fights long out of his 43 pro career fights.
In February 2004 Paredes faced Tomas Subial in his debut bout over 4 rounds, but only 1 were needed as Paredes became the quickest person ever to stop Subial via a 1 round TKO victory. Following on from his debut, Paredes continued his mostly successful career by fighting in a further 22 fights. In this time he fought Maximino Cuevas, Jailer Berrio and Antwone Smith to name just a few, fighting 2 times in 2004, 4 times in 2005 and 16 times through 2006, 2007 and 2008 in this period.
On March 27th, 2004, Paredes took on and was defeated by Jerome Ellis in his first career defeat meaning his career tally went to 1-1-0. Paredes's technical boxing ability was put to the test as he got outpointed in the 4 round fight against the better man. Ellis gave Paredes his first professional loss of his 2 fight career to date.
Roberto Irrizarry was the next fight for Paredes on February 4th, 2005 and also his next career win. Showing his class against Irrizarry, Paredes was the 2nd person to go the distance with this opponent. Fights against Cesar Valentin, Mark Tang, Cornell Shinholster and 6 others followed where he won all 9 fights taking his winning streak to 11 wins.
Paredes went into his next fight against Gilbert Venegas on March 16th, 2007 with a career record of 11-2-0. Paredes's fight against Gilbert Venegas was Paredes's first stoppage defeat. This came via TKO in the 3rd round of a 6 round fight. 14 wins followed where Paredes went on to fight Jailer Berrio, Oscar Leon and Antwone Smith amongst others, prolonging his win streak.
Paredes entered his next fight with a mostly successful record of 23-3-1 and took this to 24 wins with a win against Joey Hernandez on February 5th, 2010 via KO. Paredes was the first person to stop Joey Hernandez and he did it in the 2nd round via KO. Fights against boxers including Michael Lozada, Antonio Pitalua and Vivian Harris followed where he won 13 fights taking his winning streak to 35 wins.
On December 26th, 2015, Paredes was in action again with a win via KO against Jesus Lora taking his mostly successful record to 36-5-1. Becoming the 11th fighter to stop Lora in his career, Paredes beat Lora via KO in the 1st round of a 8 round fight.
Paredes's next defeat of his career came against Francisco Santana on April 2nd, 2016. This latest challenge for Paredes proved to be too much for him, taking a UD loss to the better technical fighter over the 10 rounds and leaving Paredes wondering which direction his career will head next.