Born January 30th 1984, orthodox fighter Jonathan victor Barros started his career in March 2004 at the age of 20 and has now been pro for 13 years, fighting a total of 47 times. The longest win streak that Barros has ever recorded was between March 2004 and February 2010 when it totaled 16 wins. Barros's longest KO streak is 4 fights long.
Getting rid of his debut fight nerves early, Barros took on Luis Mena in March 2004 and claimed a stoppage victory (round 3, TKO). Barros was the first person to have ever stopped Mena. Following on from his debut, Barros continued his mostly successful career by fighting in a further 24 fights. In this time he fought Victor hugo Paz, Victor hugo Paz and Pastor humberto Maurin to name just a few, fighting 5 times in 2004, 5 times in 2005 and 14 times through 2006, 2007 and 2008 in this period.
Pushing his career further, Barros fought Carlos ricardo Rodriguez on May 16th, 2009 adding to his winning record. Barros was the first person to stop Carlos ricardo Rodriguez and he did it in the 5th round via RTD. Barros's win streak of 25 rose to 28 following 3 great wins, becoming the 6th person to go the distance with Lazaro Santos de jesus, 3rd person to stop Luis carlos Martinez and 19th person to beat Guillermo de jesus Paz.
Barros lost to Yuriorkis Gamboa in his next fight. Taking place on March 27th, 2010, Barros's career record after this fight stood at 28-1-1. On March 27th, 2010, Barros took on and was defeated over the distance by Yuriorkis Gamboa in his first career defeat. Barros lost via UD in a valiant effort. Racking up wins against Gustavo david Bermudez and Adrian marcelo Flamenco, Barros went on to fight and win these next 2 fights.
Mikey Garcia was next in line for Barros where unfortunately, he was defeated on November 10th, 2012 taking his record to 34-4-1. Barros's fight against Mikey Garcia was Barros's first stoppage defeat. This came via TKO in the 8th round of a 10 round fight. 6 wins followed where Barros went on to be the first to stop Diego alberto Chaves, 9th person to stop Sergio eduardo Gonzalez (Round 6 TKO) and 5th person to defeat Pablo martin Barboza.
Barros kept his losses at 4 by beating Satoshi Hosono on October 3rd, 2016. In 2016 Barros fought his next opponent in Satoshi Hosono. A challenging 12 round fight that ended in Barros's favour as the judges awarded Barros the SD victory. Barros was the 3rd person to defeat Hosono.
Taking another knock in his career, Barros fought Lee Selby on July 15th, 2017 and was defeated by Selby. Fighting over a competitive 12 round bout, Barros was outclassed in his most recent outing taking a UD loss over the distance at the hands of Selby.