Although beaten, Miguel Marriaga has gained plenty of experience over 28 fights and a 8 year long career so far. He now moves on to see just how far he can go as he approaches the later stage of his career. He started his best winning streak on June 2009 however, this came to an end on December 2014. In this period he won a total of 20 fights.
Getting rid of his debut fight nerves early, Marriaga took on Cesar Rodriguez in June 2009 and claimed a stoppage victory (round 1, TKO). Marriaga was the first person to have ever stopped Rodriguez. Marriaga then went on to win his next 14 fights - fighting 3 times in 2009, 5 times in 2010 and 6 times through 2011 and 2012 racking up wins against Josue Veraza, Alejandro Delgado and Wegner Ortega amongst others.
Iwier Henriquez was Marriaga's next fight on May 31st, 2013 and also his next win in his career. Henriquez was stopped in the 3rd round via TKO meaning Marriaga was the first person to stop this opponent. 3 wins followed for Marriaga including being the 2nd person to stop Marcos Cardenas, 7th person to stop Mario Macias and 7th person to beat Jesus Galicia.
Next was Christopher Martin on October 1st, 2014 where Marriaga took the win continuing his unbeaten streak. Marriaga's fight against Christopher Martin came in the 6th round of a 8 round fight via KO. Marriaga became the first person to stop Martin. Marriaga's wins continued and went from 19 wins to 20 after he then defeated Carlos fernando Perez martinez.
Taking the first knock of his career, Marriaga fought Nicholas Walters on June 13th, 2015 and was defeated by Walters. On June 13th, 2015, Marriaga took on and was defeated over the distance by Nicholas Walters in his first career defeat. Marriaga lost via UD in a valiant effort. 5 wins followed for Marriaga including being the 2nd person to stop Guy Robb (Round 6 TKO), 6th person to go the distance with Guillermo Avila and 4th person to stop Eduardo Montoya (Round 3 KO).
Marriaga lost to Oscar Valdez in his next fight. Taking place on April 22nd, 2017, Marriaga's career record after this fight stood at 25-2-0. Oscar Valdez was the next opponent of Marriaga's career in 2017. The fight was scheduled for 12 and Marriaga was the 3rd person to go the distance with Valdez resulting in a loss for Marriaga.
The next defeat of Marriaga's career came against Vasyl Lomachenko on August 5th, 2017. This took his career record to 25-3-0. Opponent Lomachenko fought a great fight in Marriaga's most recent bout, one that Marriaga had no answers for. Lomachenko became the first person to stop Marriaga in an upsetting 7th round RTD defeat for Marriaga.