Jesús Cuellar (Jinete del KO) is an Argentinian professional boxer. He was born in José C. Paz, Buenos Aires, Argentina on December 28, 1986. Cuellar made his professional boxing debut at the age of 21 against Cristian Omar Gimenez on June 12, 2008. He is a featherweight world champion. Cuellar is 35 years old, he will turn 36 in 20 days.
11 years and 4 months into his professional boxing career, Jesús Cuellar has fought 33 times with 29 wins and 4 losses. As of December 2022, Cuellar's boxing record stands at 29-4 (22 KOs). In total, he has fought 173 rounds of professional boxing in 33 bouts.
|Total Title Wins||0|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||1|
|Losses via KO||3|
|33||Nov 2, 2019||32||Javier Fortuna||Loss||KO2|
|32||Mar 9, 2019||32||Carlos Padilla||Win||KO2|
|31||Apr 21, 2018||31||Gervonta Davis||Loss||TKO3|
|30||Dec 10, 2016||29||Abner Mares||Loss||SD|
|29||Dec 5, 2015||28||Jonathan Oquendo||Win||UD|
|28||Jun 6, 2015||28||Vic Darchinyan||Win||TKO8|
|27||Dec 20, 2014||27||Ruben Tamayo||Win||TKO5|
|26||Sep 11, 2014||27||Juan Manuel López||Win||KO2|
|25||May 2, 2014||27||Rico Ramos||Win||UD|
|24||Aug 23, 2013||26||Claudio Marrero||Win||UD|
|23||Dec 12, 2012||25||Gustavo Daniel Gonzalez||Win||TKO1|
|22||Nov 30, 2012||25||Jean Javier Sotelo||Win||TKO1|
|21||Aug 31, 2012||25||Claudio Rosendo Tapia||Win||KO2|
|20||Feb 4, 2012||25||Miguel Leonardo Caceres||Win||MD|
|19||Nov 25, 2011||24||Ramon Elizer Esperanza||Win||TKO4|
|18||Oct 15, 2011||24||Óscar Escandón||Loss||TKO7|
|17||Jul 23, 2011||24||Hugo Orlando Gomez||Win||TKO3|
|16||Apr 16, 2011||24||Ramon Armando Torres||Win||KO4|
|15||Jan 12, 2011||24||Jose Saez||Win||TKO2|
|14||Oct 23, 2010||23||Diego Herminio Alejandro Sananco||Win||RTD8|
|13||Aug 21, 2010||23||Miguel Leonardo Caceres||Win||UD|
|12||Apr 30, 2010||23||Claudio Rosendo Tapia||Win||RTD11|
|11||Feb 27, 2010||23||Lucas Rafael Baez||Win||TKO1|
|10||Oct 24, 2009||22||Luis Armando Juarez||Win||UD|
|9||Sep 4, 2009||22||Victor Cardozo Coronel||Win||TKO9|
|8||May 23, 2009||22||Julio Cesar Ruiz||Win||TKO3|
|7||Mar 21, 2009||22||Cristian Javier Olmedo||Win||TKO3|
|6||Jan 24, 2009||22||Marcelo Antonio Gomez||Win||UD|
|5||Dec 6, 2008||21||Carlos Albeto Ibarra||Win||TKO2|
|4||Nov 1, 2008||21||Pascal Bouchez||Win||KO1|
|3||Aug 2, 2008||21||Juan Ramon Alfonsin||Win||KO1|
|2||Jul 11, 2008||21||Juan Atonio Alcaraz||Win||RTD1|
|1||Jun 12, 2008||21||Cristian Omar Gimenez||Win||TKO1|
Jesús Cuellar started boxing professionally at 21 years of age. He debuted against Cristian Omar Gimenez on June 12, 2008 and defeated Gimenez via 1st round TKO.
Cuellar got elevated as the featherweight world WBA (Regular) champion at the age of 28 after 27 professional fights, and had his first title defense fight against Vic Darchinyan on June 6, 2015, and won via 8th round TKO.
Cuellar's notable victories include wins over Juan Manuel López, Vic Darchinyan, Carlos Padilla, Jonathan Oquendo, Claudio Marrero, Ruben Tamayo, and Rico Ramos. For a complete list of Cuellar's best performances refer to Jesús Cuellar's best fights.
His most recent fight was a non-title bout against Dominican boxer Javier Fortuna on November 2, 2019. Cuellar lost the fight via 2nd round KO. It's been 3 years, 1 month, and 6 days since this fight.
Some of Cuellar's best wins so far are against Juan Manuel López, Vic Darchinyan, Carlos Padilla, Jonathan Oquendo, Claudio Marrero, Ruben Tamayo, and Rico Ramos
Cuellar has knocked out 22 of his 33 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 66.7%. Of his total 29 wins, 22 of them have been via KO (75.9%).
Jesús Cuellar has had a total of four losses in 33 fights — two of them in title bouts and two in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Óscar Escandón via 7th round TKO in his 18th fight — his 17 fight win streak came to an end with this loss. He has been stopped three times and lost once via decision.