José Uzcátegui (Bolivita) is a Venezuelan professional boxer. He was born in El Vigía, Alberto Adriani Municipality, Venezuela on December 24, 1990. Uzcátegui made his professional boxing debut at the age of 20 against Ramiro Rosales on March 25, 2011. He is yet to win a world title. Uzcátegui is 31 years old, he will turn 32 in 19 days.
10 years and 2 months into his professional boxing career, José Uzcátegui has fought 35 times with 31 wins and 4 losses. As of December 2022, Uzcátegui's boxing record stands at 31-4 (26 KOs). In total, he has fought 142 rounds of professional boxing in 35 bouts.
|Total Title Wins||0|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||0|
|Losses via KO||0|
|36||Jan 14, 2023||32||David Benavidez||NA||NA|
|35||Jun 12, 2021||30||Jaime Hernandez||Win||KO2|
|34||Mar 26, 2021||30||Josue Obando||Win||TKO8|
|33||Dec 28, 2019||29||Lionell Thompson||Loss||UD|
|32||Sep 21, 2019||28||Roberto Valdez||Win||KO1|
|31||Jan 13, 2019||28||Caleb Plant||Loss||UD|
|30||Sep 28, 2018||27||Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna||Win||UD|
|29||Mar 3, 2018||27||Andre Dirrell||Win||RTD8|
|28||May 20, 2017||26||Andre Dirrell||Loss||DQ|
|27||Aug 20, 2016||25||Fabiano Pena||Win||KO2|
|26||Jun 18, 2016||25||Derrick Findley||Win||RTD3|
|25||Oct 6, 2015||24||Julius Jackson||Win||TKO2|
|24||Feb 28, 2015||24||Daniel Eduardo Yocupicio||Win||KO1|
|23||Jun 28, 2014||23||Matt Korobov||Loss||UD|
|22||Mar 8, 2014||23||David Alonso López||Win||KO6|
|21||Dec 21, 2013||22||Francisco Villanueva||Win||TKO1|
|20||Nov 16, 2013||22||Michel Rosales||Win||TKO4|
|19||Oct 5, 2013||22||Jesus Angel Nerio||Win||TKO6|
|18||Sep 11, 2013||22||Francisco Felipe Molina Jr.||Win||KO2|
|17||Feb 16, 2013||22||Rogelio Medina||Win||UD|
|16||Dec 19, 2012||21||Gilberto Flores Hernandez||Win||TKO1|
|15||Sep 29, 2012||21||Octavio Castro||Win||TKO3|
|14||Aug 18, 2012||21||Jose Luis Vazquez||Win||TKO1|
|13||Jul 21, 2012||21||Edgar Quiroz||Win||KO2|
|12||May 5, 2012||21||Josele Napoles||Win||TKO4|
|11||Mar 17, 2012||21||Daniel Eduardo Yocupicio||Win||UD|
|10||Feb 18, 2012||21||Rolando Paredes||Win||TKO1|
|9||Jan 14, 2012||21||Francisco Villanueva||Win||UD|
|8||Nov 5, 2011||20||Guillermo Garcia||Win||TKO2|
|7||Oct 21, 2011||20||Edgar Galvan||Win||KO1|
|6||Oct 8, 2011||20||Rafael Rios||Win||TKO1|
|5||Sep 3, 2011||20||Jesus Arras Perea||Win||PTS|
|4||Jul 2, 2011||20||Rafael Duarte||Win||TKO1|
|3||Jun 11, 2011||20||Marino Mercado||Win||KO1|
|2||May 6, 2011||20||Alejandro Alonso||Win||TKO1|
|1||Mar 25, 2011||20||Ramiro Rosales||Win||KO1|
José Uzcátegui started boxing professionally at 20 years of age; he debuted against Ramiro Rosales on March 25, 2011, and defeated Rosales via 1st round KO.
He had his first world title fight at the age of 28 on January 13, 2019 after 30 professional fights against Caleb Plant for the IBF title. Uzcátegui lost to Plant via 12 round unanimous decision.
Uzcátegui's notable victories include wins over Andre Dirrell, Julius Jackson, Rogelio Medina, David Alonso López, Francisco Villanueva, Michel Rosales, and Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna. For a complete list of Uzcátegui's best performances refer to José Uzcátegui's best fights.
His most recent fight was a non-title bout against Jaime Hernandez on June 12, 2021. Uzcátegui won the fight via 2nd round KO. It's been 1 year, 5 months, and 23 days since this fight.
José Uzcátegui's next fight is tentatively scheduled against American boxer David Benavidez for January 14, 2023 at the Footprint Center, Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.
Uzcátegui has knocked out 26 of his 35 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 74.3%. Of his total 31 wins, 26 of them have been via KO (83.9%).
José Uzcátegui has had a total of four losses in 35 fights — one of them in a title bout and three in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Matt Korobov via 10 round UD in his 23rd fight — his 22 fight win streak came to an end with this loss. He has never been stopped, all his losses came via decision.