Starting his career in September 2003 at the age of 17, orthodox boxer Julio cesar Chavez jr has now been pro for 13 years and has built up a career of 50-3-1. Chavez jr now moves into the final stages of his career. The longest KO streak that Chavez jr has ever had is 13 throughout his 54 fights and his longest winning streak is 23 wins. This started on September 2003 and came to an end on October 2005.
It didn't take Chavez jr long to get accustomed to the pro style of fighting. Becoming the first person to go the distance with Jonathan Hernandez in a successful pro debut. Chavez jr continued his mostly successful career with numerous fights following his debut against boxers including Tyler Ziolkowski, Ruben Galvan and Aaron Drake. Fights included fighting 3 times in 2003, 11 times in 2004 and 13 times through 2005 and 2006.
On June 25th, 2005, Chavez jr was in action again beating Ruben Galvan taking his win streak to 20 wins. Galvan proved to be no match for Chavez jr, and Chavez jr became the first person to stop Galvan via TKO during round 4. Chavez jr's win streak of 20 rose to 35 following 15 wins against boxers such as Jermaine White, Ray Sanchez, Jose Celaya and 12 others.
On April 26th, 2008, Chavez jr went into action again and beat Tobia giuseppe Loriga taking the winning record to 36 wins. Loriga was stopped in the 9th round via KO crowning Chavez jr as the first person to stop this opponent. Chavez jr's win streak of 36 rose to 46 following 10 great wins, becoming the first to stop Jason Lehoullier, First to beat Sebastian Zbik and First to beat Luciano leonel Cuello.
Sergio gabriel Martinez was next in line for Chavez jr where unfortunately, he was defeated on September 15th, 2012 taking his record to 46-1-1. Coming into the fight with high confidence Chavez jr fought his next fight against Sergio gabriel Martinez on September 15th, 2012. Unfortunately, Chavez jr was outclassed and lost the decision on the judges scorecards taking his record to 46-1-1. 2 wins followed taking Chavez jr's winning streak to 48 wins.
Andrzej Fonfara was next in line for Chavez jr where unfortunately, he was defeated on April 18th, 2015 taking his record to 48-2-1. Chavez jr was beaten by Andrzej Fonfara in the 9th round. The win came via RTD in the 9th round. This was Chavez jr's first stoppage defeat. Chavez jr then went on to face Marcos Reyes where he added another win to his tally.
On December 10th, 2016, Chavez jr went into action again and beat Dominik Britsch taking the winning record to 50 wins. Chavez jr's UD win against Dominik Britsch came via judges decision of a 10 round fight. Chavez jr became the 3rd person to defeat Britsch and secured a great win.
Taking another knock in his career, Chavez jr fought Saul Alvarez on May 6th, 2017 and was defeated by Alvarez. A valiant effort from Chavez jr, but one that was out of his reach technically. The fight came to a close after the final bell in a UD loss for Chavez jr. A setback for Chavez jr pro journey for sure.