After a debut fight on September 2008, Marco antonio Periban (age 36) has now built a record of 21 wins, 4 losses, 1 draws over a 26 fight career so far. Periban's longest KO streak is 6 fights long out of his 26 pro career fights.
Periban proved he was made for the pro ranks in his debut against Oscar Solis, becoming the first person in Solis's 0 fights to stop him. The fight ended in round 3 of 4. Following his debut, Periban had an impressive start to his career as he went on to win his next 13 fights including 2 times in 2008, 4 times in 2009 and 7 times through 2010 and 2011 against the likes of Shujaa El amin, Jose alberto Clavero and Richard Vidal.
Periban then went on to fight and beat Salomon Rodriguez on March 26th, 2010 maintaining his unbeaten record. In 2010 Periban fought his next opponent Salomon Rodriguez and defeated him via SD. Periban was the 2nd person to go the distance with Rodriguez. Periban took on another 2 opponents next, racking up wins against Jason Naugler and Franco raul Sanchez.
On December 3rd, 2010, Periban was in action again beating Darnell Boone taking his win streak to 10 wins. Boone was stopped in the 1st round via TKO meaning Periban was the 2nd person to stop this opponent in his career. Periban's win streak of 10 rose to 20 following 10 great wins, becoming the first to stop Shujaa El amin, 2nd person to stop Samuel Miller and 2nd person to stop Lester Gonzalez.
Taking the first knock of his career, Periban fought Sakio Bika on June 22nd, 2013 and was defeated by Bika. Periban's technical boxing ability was put to the test as he got outpointed in the 12 round fight against the better man. Bika gave Periban his first professional loss of his 21 fight career to date. Fights against boxers followed taking his record to 20-2-1
Periban went into his next fight against James Degale on November 22nd, 2014 with a career record of 20-3-1. Stepping up against a talented Degale, it wasn't long before Periban found himself in trouble against Degale early. After 3 rounds Periban lost via TKO. Degale became the first of 24 opponents to stop Periban.
Periban entered his next fight with a mostly successful record of 20-3-1 and took this to 21 wins with a win against Jose miguel Torres on February 13th, 2016 via KO. Becoming the 3rd fighter to stop Torres in his career, Periban beat Torres via KO in the 4th round of a 10 round fight.
Taking another knock in his career, Periban fought Avni Yildirim on May 13th, 2017 and was defeated by Yildirim. Avni Yildirim was Periban's next opponent of his career in 2017. The fight was scheduled for 12 and Periban was the 4th person to go the distance with Yildirim where the fight ended in a loss for Periban.