Jerry Belmontes started off his pro career aged 19 and currently has a record of 19-8-0. Belmontes now looks to build on the experience gained in his first 27 fights. He started his best winning streak on January 2008 however, this came to an end on September 2012. In this period he won a total of 17 fights.
In an impressive debut, Belmontes kept his calm and defeated Olvin Mejia over 4 rounds via a judges decision. This was only the 2nd time Mejia had been taken the full distance. Belmontes rise in boxing continued with 14 wins against fighters such as Adauto Gonzalez, Guadalupe De leon and Tommy Atencio.
Belmontes went into his next fight against Eric Hunter on December 8th, 2012 with a career record of 17 wins. On December 8th, 2012, Belmontes took on and was defeated over the distance by Eric Hunter in his first career defeat. Belmontes lost via UD in a valiant effort. Belmontes continued on his up and down career with a further 3 fights taking his record to 18-3-0.
Belmontes went into his next career fight with a record of 18-3-0 and took this to 19 wins with a win against Will Tomlinson on March 8th, 2014. A great showing of his boxing ability, Belmontes became the first person to beat Will Tomlinson, beating him over the 10 round distance resulting in a UD victory. Another 3 fights later and Belmontes took his record to 19-6-0 beating .
On June 20th, 2015, Belmontes took on and was defeated by Dierry Jean meaning his career tally went to 19-7-0. Outclassed, Belmontes took another loss as the judges awarded Jean the UD win on a great performance.
Taking another knock in his career, Belmontes fought Jason Sosa on August 15th, 2015 and was defeated by Sosa. Belmontes's 27 fight experience wasn't enough to prepare him for his most recent outing, Sosa outclassed Belmontes from the start and became the first to stop Belmontes in round 1 of 8 via KO. Belmontes looks to move on and rebuild from here.