In a career spanning 19 years, Jorge Páez fought 98 times with 79 wins, 14 losses, and 5 draws. By his last professional fight on December 5, 2003, Páez' boxing record stood at 79-14-5 (52 KO wins, 6 KO losses).
Jorge Páez (El Maromero) is a retired Mexican professional boxer. He was born in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico on October 27, 1965. Páez made his professional boxing debut at the age of 19 on November 16, 1984. He is a former 2-weight-class world champion. He is 57 years old, and will be turning 58 in 8 months and 26 days.
|Total Title Wins||3|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||4|
|Losses via KO||6|
|98||Dec 5, 2003||38||Scott McCracken||Win||SD|
|97||Sep 26, 2003||37||Rodney Jones||Win||UD|
|96||Jul 25, 2003||37||Rubén Galván||Win||UD|
|95||Feb 7, 2003||37||Silverio Ortiz||Win||TD|
|94||Dec 13, 2002||37||Sandro Marcos||Win||TKO3|
|93||Sep 28, 2002||36||Juan Angel Macias||Win||TKO8|
|92||Jun 26, 2002||36||Agustin Lorenzo||Win||KO3|
|91||May 17, 2002||36||Mike Juarez||Win||KO5|
|90||Feb 22, 2002||36||Tom Johnson||Win||TKO2|
|89||Sep 23, 2001||35||Justo Sanchez||Draw||TD|
|88||Sep 7, 2001||35||Verdell Smith||Win||TKO3|
|87||Jun 24, 2001||35||Adarryl Johnson||Win||TKO5|
|86||Apr 22, 2001||35||Verdell Smith||Win||UD|
|85||Nov 26, 2000||35||Michael Davis||Win||MD|
|84||Sep 24, 2000||34||Justo Sanchez||Win||SD|
|83||Aug 26, 2000||34||Jorge Ramirez||Win||TKO5|
|82||Apr 29, 2000||34||Angel Aldama||Win||RTD3|
|81||Apr 8, 2000||34||Jose Antonio Ocampo||Win||KO2|
|80||Oct 15, 1999||33||José Luis Castillo||Loss||TKO5|
|79||May 8, 1999||33||Augie Sanchez||Loss||KO7|
|78||Nov 14, 1998||33||Juan Polo Perez||Win||KO2|
|77||Sep 12, 1998||32||Victor Hugo Paz||Win||UD|
|76||Mar 28, 1998||32||Juan Angel Macias||Win||KO6|
|75||Aug 2, 1997||31||Angel Manfredy||Loss||TKO8|
|74||Apr 26, 1997||31||Gerald Gray||Win||RTD5|
|73||Jan 13, 1997||31||Julian Wheeler||Win||SD|
|72||Oct 19, 1996||30||Julian Wheeler||Loss||UD|
|71||Aug 17, 1996||30||Narciso Valenzuela Romo||Win||KO3|
|70||May 4, 1996||30||José Sanabria||Win||TKO6|
|69||Feb 15, 1996||30||Paris Alexander||Win||TKO5|
|68||Nov 16, 1995||30||Anthony Johnson||Win||UD|
|67||Sep 30, 1995||29||Jose Vida Ramos||Loss||SD|
|66||Jul 8, 1995||29||Jose Vida Ramos||Loss||DQ|
|65||Mar 31, 1995||29||Genaro Hernandez||Loss||TKO8|
|64||Jul 29, 1994||28||Oscar De La Hoya||Loss||KO2|
|63||Jun 11, 1994||28||Juan Gomez||Win||UD|
|62||Apr 11, 1994||28||Mauricio Aceves||Win||UD|
|61||Feb 19, 1994||28||Andres Sandoval||Win||RTD5|
|60||Nov 20, 1993||28||Dominick Monaco||Win||TKO5|
|59||Nov 15, 1993||28||Raul Franco||Win||TKO10|
|58||Oct 15, 1993||27||Danny Romero||Win||KO1|
|57||Sep 13, 1993||27||Erick Madrid||Win||TKO4|
|56||Jul 17, 1993||27||Freddie Pendleton||Loss||UD|
|55||May 18, 1993||27||Jesse Torres||Win||UD|
|54||Mar 13, 1993||27||Ramon Felix||Win||TKO8|
|53||Dec 11, 1992||27||Alberto Castro||Win||TKO3|
|52||Nov 6, 1992||27||Rafael Ruelas||Loss||RTD10|
|51||Aug 24, 1992||26||Brian Brown||Win||TKO6|
|50||Jul 17, 1992||26||Roger Bonine||Win||KO1|
|49||May 29, 1992||26||Eduardo Perez||Win||UD|
|48||Mar 27, 1992||26||Johnny De La Rosa||Win||UD|
|47||Feb 17, 1992||26||Benny Medina||Win||UD|
|46||Oct 5, 1991||25||Pernell Whitaker||Loss||UD|
|45||Jun 14, 1991||25||Tracy Spann||Win||MD|
|44||Apr 19, 1991||25||Lupe Suarez||Draw||TD|
|43||Mar 8, 1991||25||Jorge Ramirez||Win||MD|
|42||Jan 6, 1991||25||Javier Marquez||Win||TKO3|
|41||Sep 22, 1990||24||Tony Lopez||Loss||UD|
|40||Jul 8, 1990||24||Troy Dorsey||Draw||SD|
|39||Apr 7, 1990||24||Louie Espinoza||Win||SD|
|38||Feb 4, 1990||24||Troy Dorsey||Win||SD|
|37||Dec 9, 1989||24||Lupe Gutierrez||Win||TKO6|
|36||Nov 11, 1989||24||Fernando Segura||Win||UD|
|35||Oct 23, 1989||23||Allan Makitoki||Win||TKO6|
|34||Sep 16, 1989||23||Jose Mario Lopez||Win||KO2|
|33||Aug 6, 1989||23||Steve Cruz||Win||UD|
|32||May 21, 1989||23||Louie Espinoza||Draw||SD|
|31||Mar 30, 1989||23||Calvin Grove||Win||TKO11|
|30||Sep 30, 1988||22||Miguel Molina||Win||KO6|
|29||Aug 4, 1988||22||Calvin Grove||Win||MD|
|28||May 28, 1988||22||Martin Garcia||Win||KO6|
|27||Apr 22, 1988||22||Rafael Toledo||Win||TKO2|
|26||Apr 4, 1988||22||Carlos Linares||Win||KO3|
|25||Feb 26, 1988||22||Rosendo Alonso||Win||KO1|
|24||Feb 5, 1988||22||Elpidio Infante||Win||RTD7|
|23||Dec 18, 1987||22||Martin Torres||Win||KO4|
|22||Dec 4, 1987||22||Jesus Lopez||Win||KO2|
|21||Oct 30, 1987||22||Robert Lewis||Win||UD|
|20||Jul 25, 1987||21||Refugio Alvarado||Win||TKO7|
|19||May 22, 1987||21||Arnel Arrozal||Win||RTD5|
|18||Apr 25, 1987||21||Silvestre Castillo||Win||KO6|
|17||Mar 20, 1987||21||Marco Antonio Santos||Win||KO5|
|16||Mar 1, 1987||21||Alejandro Mayorga||Win||UD|
|15||Feb 15, 1987||21||Jose Millan||Win||KO2|
|14||Jan 1, 1987||21||Alejandro Mayorga||Win||UD|
|13||Dec 6, 1986||21||Noe Gonzalez||Win||KO3|
|12||Oct 3, 1986||20||Carlos Galan||Win||KO1|
|11||Sep 16, 1986||20||Jesus Rojas||Win||PTS|
|10||Jul 28, 1986||20||Miguel Molina||Loss||PTS|
|9||Jun 27, 1986||20||Martin Moreno||Win||KO1|
|8||Apr 22, 1986||20||Salvador Sara||Win||KO1|
|7||Nov 1, 1985||20||Efren Tineo||Win||KO3|
|6||Jul 29, 1985||19||Mario Rivera||Draw||PTS|
|5||Apr 16, 1985||19||Salomon Villavicencio||Loss||PTS|
|4||Mar 30, 1985||19||Jose Luis Luna||Win||TKO1|
|3||Feb 8, 1985||19||Manuel Armenta||Win||KO1|
|2||Dec 14, 1984||19||Julio Cesar Medina||Win||KO2|
|1||Nov 16, 1984||19||Efren Tineo||Win||TKO3|
Jorge Páez' professional boxing career spanned more than 19 years — from 1984 to 2003.
Páez made his debut against Efren Tineo at the age of 19 on November 16, 1984, defeating Tineo via 3rd round TKO. He went on to win 3 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 3 wins via stoppage.
Páez had his first world title fight at the age of 22 on August 4, 1988 after 28 professional fights, against Calvin Grove for the featherweight IBF title. He defeated Grove via 15 round majority decision to become the featherweight champion of the world.
Páez has won three world titles at 2 weight classes. He was elevated as world champion once. For all the details about Páez' world title wins and defenses refer to "Jorge Páez World Titles".
Some of Páez' best fights and notable victories include wins over Jose Mario Lopez, Lupe Gutierrez, Tom Johnson, Verdell Smith, Roger Bonine, Brian Brown, and Alberto Castro.
Jorge Páez had a total of 14 losses in his professional boxing career — six of them in title bouts and eight in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Salomon Villavicencio via 4 round PTS on April 16, 1985. He has been stopped six times and lost eight times via decision. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of Jorge Páez' losses".
His last professional fight was a non-title bout against Scott McCracken on December 5, 2003. Páez won the fight via 10 round split-decision. It's been 19 years, 1 month, and 27 days since this fight.
Páez retired from professional boxing with a record of 79-14-5, which included 52 knockout wins and 6 losses via knockout, and 3 title wins.
Jorge Páez fought a total of 98 times during his professional career. These two fights are the highlight of his career.
A 22-year old Jorge Páez (25-2-1, 21 KO) had his first world title fight against Calvin Grove for Grove's IBF featherweight belt.Páez defeated Grove via 15th round majority decision to win the IBF featherweight title.
A 23-year old Jorge Páez (29-2-2, 23 KO) faced Jose Mario Lopez in a featherweight title defense fight.Páez defeated Lopez via 2nd round KO to retain the IBF featherweight title.
Some of Páez' best wins were against Jose Mario Lopez, Lupe Gutierrez, Tom Johnson, Verdell Smith, Roger Bonine, Brian Brown, and Alberto Castro. Despite the loss, his performance against Pernell Whitaker is also among Páez' best.
Páez knocked out 52 of his 98 opponents. By his last fight, his KO ratio was at 53.1%. Of his total 79 wins, 52 of them were via KO (65.8%).
Páez had 14 losses. José Luis Castillo, Augie Sanchez, Angel Manfredy, Julian Wheeler, and Jose Vida Ramos are some of the boxers who have beaten Páez.