Starting his career in October 2004 at the age of 17, orthodox boxer Alejandro Sanabria has now been pro for 8 years and has built up a career of 34-2-1. Sanabria now moves into the final stages of his career. The longest KO streak that Sanabria has ever had is 12 throughout his 37 fights and his longest winning streak is 23 wins. This started on October 2004 and came to an end on October 2009.
Sanabria proved he was made for the pro ranks in his debut against Uriel Ramirez, becoming the first person in Ramirez's 2 fights to stop him. The fight ended in round 4 of 4. Following his debut, Sanabria had an impressive start to his career as he went on to win his next 19 fights including 2 times in 2004, 2 times in 2005 and 15 times through 2006, 2007 and 2008 against the likes of Daniel Aguillon, Alejandro Salazar and Genaro Camargo.
Next was Omar Benitez on December 15th, 2004 where Sanabria took the win continuing his unbeaten streak. Sanabria was the 2nd person to go the distance with Benitez. Sanabria fought Omar Benitez in 2004, the result was via UD. Fights against Argel Salinas, Alejandro Salazar, Abraham Rodriguez and 11 others followed where he won all 14 fights taking his winning streak to 16 wins.
Daniel Aguillon was beaten next on October 15th, 2008 meaning Sanabria could maintain his unbeaten streak. Sanabria was the first person to stop Daniel Aguillon and he did it in the 12th round via KO. Sanabria continued his success in the next 8 fights taking his record to 24 wins, 0 losses and 1 draws.
Sanabria lost to Robinson Castellanos in his next fight. Taking place on June 19th, 2010, Sanabria's career record after this fight stood at 24-1-1. Sanabria's first defeat came over the full distance against Robinson Castellanos on June 19th, 2010. The fight went to the judges in a UD loss for Sanabria. Sanabria's win streak of 24 rose to 33 following 9 great wins, becoming the 2nd person to stop Seiichi Okada (Round 8 TKO), 6th person to stop Vinvin Rufino and 3rd person to stop Jhunriel Ramonal.
Pushing his career further, Sanabria fought Nery Saguilan on November 24th, 2012 adding to his winning record. In 2012 Sanabria fought his next opponent in Nery Saguilan. A challenging 10 round fight that ended in Sanabria's favour as the judges awarded Sanabria the SD victory. Sanabria was the 3rd person to defeat Saguilan.
The next defeat of Sanabria's career came against Terence Crawford on June 15th, 2013. This took his career record to 34-2-1. This bout proved to be the toughest of Sanabria's 37 career fights to date. Crawford was too skilful and took 6 rounds to dispose of Sanabria. This was Sanabria's first stoppage defeat as he looks to move on and rebuild going forwards.