Born November 24th 1979 Ruben Diaz (aged 39) has built up a good career record of 20-1-2. With plenty of experience and now 23 fights as a pro, Diaz hopes to move on to better things in future as he moves into the later stages of his career. Diaz's longest win streak is 8 fights between October 2002 and May 2016. His longest KO streak in his 23 fights is 5 fights long.
In a successful debut, Diaz fought Patrice Arreche in a 4 round fight defeating him over the distance and becoming only the 7th person to defeat Arreche. Continuing on from his debut, Diaz had an impressive start to his career as he went on to fight 12 fights including 3 times in 2002, 2 times in 2003 and 7 times through 2004, 2005 and 2006 against fighters such as Alfonso Sanchez, William Ruiz and Roberto Santos.
Unfortunately, the first defeat of Diaz's career came against Eugenio Monteiro on December 14th, 2002 in Diaz's 3rd professional fight. On December 14th, 2002, Diaz took on and was defeated over the distance by Eugenio Monteiro in his first career defeat. Diaz lost via PTS in a valiant effort. Fights against boxers including Emil Rusev, Zakaria El moutaouakkil and Raul Asencio followed where he won 4 fights taking his winning streak to 5 wins.
Roberto Santos was the next fight for Diaz on March 10th, 2006 and also his next career win. Santos was a worthy challenger but Diaz was too much and became the first person to stop Santos via TKO during round 7.
Diaz went into his next career fight with a record of 6-1-1 and took this to 7 wins with a win against Alfonso Sanchez on May 12th, 2006. Sanchez was a worthy challenger but Diaz was too much and became the first person to stop Sanchez via TKO during round 7. Diaz's win streak of 7 rose to 18 following 11 wins against boxers such as Laurent Gomis, William Ruiz, Gary Abajyan and 8 others.
Pushing his career further, Diaz fought George Beroshvili on March 12th, 2016 adding to his winning record. The win against Beroshvili happened in the 1st round of a 6 round fight via KO.
Ensuring he added another win to his tally, Ruben Diaz defeated Howard Cospolite on May 6th, 2016 in his latest fight. The latest fight for Diaz was expected to be a challenging one, but Cospolite was disposed of in 7 rounds as Diaz moves on to greater things and claims the honour of being first person to have ever stopped Howard Cospolite.