Born February 8th 1980, orthodox fighter Juan alberto Godoy started his career in June 1999 at the age of 19 and has now been pro for 17 years, fighting a total of 49 times. Between June 1999 and September 2001, Godoy had his longest winning streak of 6 fights. In his 49 fights, his longest KO streak is 2 fights long.
A calm Godoy made the statement he was hoping for in a 6 round fight against Rafael Vargas. Claiming the only stoppage defeat of Vargas's career in round 2 of the fight via KO. Godoy continued his pro journey, which was mostly successful at this point, by fighting 25 fights following his debut. Fights against boxers such as Ariel sebastian oscar Villalba, Ariel sebastian oscar Villalba and Victor hugo Paz followed including once in 1999, 3 times in 2000 and 21 times between 2001 and 2005.
The first defeat of Godoy's career came against Victor hugo Castro on March 9th, 2002. This took his career record to 6-1-0. Coming into the fight with high confidence Godoy fought his next fight against Victor hugo Castro on March 9th, 2002. Unfortunately, Godoy was outclassed and lost the decision on the judges scorecards taking his record to 6-1-0.
Taking another knock in his career, Muhammad Abdullaev was next in line for Godoy with Abdullaev coming out victorious. Godoy career was at 15-6-1 following the fight. Abdullaev proved to be the biggest challenge to date for Godoy, Godoy never really got going in the fight and Abdullaev handed Godoy his first stoppage defeat in the 3rd round of a 12 rounder. Racking up wins against Ivan marcelo Taberna and Marcelo leandro Gutierrez, Godoy went on to fight and win these next 2 fights.
Godoy's career took a knock with a loss against Walter damian Diaz on September 16th, 2005 taking his record to 17-7-1. Godoy fought Walter damian Diaz and was defeated via KO in the 10 round bout. This was Godoy's 2nd stoppage defeat in his career which came in the 1st round. 3 wins followed where Godoy went on to fight Jesus ceferino Vergara and Miguel angel Albarado amongst others, prolonging his win streak.
On June 2nd, 2007, Godoy took on and was defeated by Carlos wilfredo Vilches meaning his career tally went to 19-9-1. Vilches upset Godoy in a 12 round fight, stopping him in the 11th round and becoming only the 3rd person to stop Godoy. Godoy continued his success in the next 18 fights taking his record to 32 wins, 14 losses and 1 draws.
Taking a knock to his career, Godoy fought and was defeated by Juan manuel Bonanni on February 19th, 2016 taking his record to 32-15-1. A valiant but fruitless effort for Godoy. Godoy fell just short and was defeated by Bonanni over the full 6 round distance.
The wins continued with the defeat of Hector Alejandro Videla on September 10th, 2016 in Godoy's most recent fight taking his winning record to 33 wins. In 2016 Godoy fought and defeated his next opponent Hector Alejandro Videla. In a successful fight, Godoy was the 5th person to go the distance with Videla.