11 years and 8 months into his professional boxing career, José Uzcátegui has fought 36 times with 31 wins and 5 losses. As of March 2023, Uzcátegui's boxing record stands at 31-5 (26 KO wins).
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 on March 25, 2011. He is a super-middleweight world champion. Uzcátegui is 32 years old, he will turn 33 in 8 months and 24 days.
|Total Title Wins||0|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||0|
|Losses via KO||0|
|36||Dec 17, 2022||31||Vladimir Shishkin||Loss||UD|
|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 is a super-middleweight world champion. He has held one world title at super-middleweight, which was a championship elevation.
|Weight Division||World Titles Held|
José Uzcátegui made his professional boxing debut against Ramiro Rosales at the age of 20 on March 25, 2011, defeating Rosales via 1st round KO. He went on to win 21 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 17 wins via stoppage.
Uzcátegui 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. He lost to Plant via 12 round unanimous decision.
Some of Uzcátegui's best fights and notable victories include wins over Andre Dirrell, Julius Jackson, Rogelio Medina, David Alonso López, Francisco Villanueva, Michel Rosales, and Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna.
José Uzcátegui has had a total of five losses in his professional boxing career so far — one of them in a title bout and four in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Matt Korobov via 10 round unanimous decision on June 28, 2014, which ended his 22-fight win streak. He has never been stopped, all his losses came via decision. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of José Uzcátegui's losses".
His most recent fight was a non-title bout against Russian boxer Vladimir Shishkin on December 17, 2022. Uzcátegui lost the fight via 12 round unanimous decision. It's been 3 months and 14 days since this fight.
Uzcátegui's professional boxing record is currently at 31-5, which includes 26 knockout wins. He is on a one-fight losing streak.
A 31-year old José Uzcátegui (31-4, 26 KO) fought an undefeated Russian boxer Vladimir Shishkin, who was 31 years old with a record of 13-0. Shishkin was on a 13-fight win streak with 8 KO wins. Uzcátegui was the taller of the two by 3 cms and also had a 9 cm reach advantage.
Uzcátegui lost to Shishkin via 12 round unanimous decision.
A 30-year old José Uzcátegui (29-4, 24 KO) fought Mexican boxer Josue Obando, who was 31 years old with a record of 20-28-2. Obando was on a one-fight losing streak. Both the boxers were of the same height but Obando had a 3 cm reach advantage over Uzcátegui.
Uzcátegui defeated Obando via 8th round TKO.
Plant was 26 years old with a record of 17-0. Plant was on a 17-fight win streak with 10 KO wins. Uzcátegui was the taller of the two by 3 cms and also had a 6 cm reach advantage.
Uzcátegui lost to Plant via 12 round unanimous decision and lost the IBF super-middleweight title.
In their 2nd fight, a 27-year old José Uzcátegui (26-2, 22 KO) fought Andre Dirrell again, who was now 34 years old with a record of 26-2. Uzcátegui had lost to Dirrell in their last fight. Uzcátegui was the taller of the two by 3 cms and also had a 3 cm reach advantage.
Uzcátegui defeated Dirrell via 8th round RTD.
A 26-year old José Uzcátegui (26-1, 22 KO) fought American boxer Andre Dirrell for the first time, who was 33 years old with a record of 25-2. Dirrell was on a one-fight win streak with 16 KO wins. Uzcátegui was the taller of the two by 3 cms and also had a 3 cm reach advantage.
Uzcátegui lost to Dirrell via 8 round DQ.
A 23-year old José Uzcátegui (22-0, 18 KO) fought an undefeated Russian boxer Matt Korobov, who was 31 years old with a record of 23-0. Korobov was on a 23-fight win streak with 14 KO wins. Uzcátegui was the taller of the two by 8 cms and also had a 15 cm reach advantage.
Uzcátegui lost to Korobov via 10 round unanimous decision. He suffers the first loss of his career, and his 22-fight win streak comes to an end.
A 22-year old José Uzcátegui (16-0, 13 KO) fought Mexican boxer Rogelio Medina, who was 24 years old with a record of 30-2. Medina was on a five-fight win streak with 24 KO wins. Uzcátegui was the taller of the two by 10 cms and also had a 9 cm reach advantage.
Uzcátegui defeated Medina via 10 round unanimous decision.
Uzcátegui has knocked out 26 of his 36 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 72.2%. Of his total 31 wins, 26 of them have been via KO (83.9%).
Uzcátegui has five losses. Vladimir Shishkin, Lionell Thompson, Caleb Plant, Andre Dirrell, and Matt Korobov are the five boxers who have beaten Uzcátegui.