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Julio César González Record

Total Fights49
Title Wins1
Title Defenses0
Title-Fight KOs0
KO Wins25
KO Losses1
Julio César González Record & Stats
Julio César González' Record
Julio César González' boxing record and career infographic

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      What is Julio César González' boxing record?

      In a professional boxing career spanning 14 years and five months, Julio César González fought 49 times with 41 wins and 8 losses.

      González' boxing record after his last fight was 41-8, which included one light-heavyweight world-title win. He had a 51% knockouts-to-fights ratio with 25 of his total 49 fights being knockout wins. The only knockout loss in González' career was a 10th round TKO loss to Tavoris Cloud, which was not a world title fight.

      His last fight was a 12-round unanimous decision defeat to Felipe Romero on September 30, 2011.

      Some of González' best fights and notable victories include wins over Dariusz Michalczewski, Joseph Kiwanuka, David Telesco, Thomas Reid, Kenny Bowman, and Jonathan Young.

      49Sep 30, 201135Felipe RomeroLossUD
      48Aug 7, 201034Felipe RomeroLossUD
      47Aug 8, 200832Tavoris CloudLossTKO10
      46Feb 23, 200831Reggie JohnsonLossSD
      45Sep 29, 200731Clinton WoodsLoss *UD
      44Nov 16, 200630Vitaly KopytkoWinTKO3
      43Jul 20, 200629Rodney MooreWinKO3
      42Nov 17, 200529Jason DeLisleWinUD
      41Sep 9, 200529Clinton WoodsLoss *UD
      40May 5, 200528Montell GriffinWinTD
      39Dec 18, 200428David TelescoWinTKO8
      38May 21, 200427Orlando RiveraWinUD
      37Jan 17, 200427Zsolt ErdeiLoss *UD
      36Oct 18, 200327Dariusz MichalczewskiWin *SD
      35Jun 6, 200326Manu NtohWinUD
      34Apr 11, 200326Kenny BowmanWinTKO3
      33Jan 24, 200326Glen JohnsonWinMD
      32Oct 12, 200226Thomas ReidWinTKO3
      31Jun 29, 200225Jonathan YoungWinTKO9
      30Apr 27, 200225Joseph KiwanukaWinTKO7
      29Feb 22, 200225Tyrone ArmsteadWinTKO2
      28Jul 28, 200124Roy Jones Jr.Loss *UD
      27Apr 8, 200124Konstantin SemerdjievWinRTD5
      26Feb 2, 200124Julian LetterloughWinUD
      25Sep 23, 200024Jorge AmparoWinTKO5
      24Jul 29, 200023Patrick SwannWinRTD4
      23Jun 22, 200023Tony MenefeeWinTKO4
      22May 5, 200023Jesus RuizWinTKO9
      21Mar 11, 200023Dave BooneWinKO5
      20Dec 3, 199923Gary CampbellWinKO2
      19Oct 4, 199923Wilson SmithWinTKO3
      18Jul 31, 199923Akinobu YamamuraWinTKO3
      17Jun 21, 199922Reggie RobertsWinUD
      16May 14, 199922Francisco BarraWinKO3
      15Mar 8, 199922Paul JonesWinKO2
      14Dec 7, 199822Gustavo EnriquezWinUD
      13Sep 26, 199822Charles DavisWinMD
      12Jul 20, 199821Derrick EdwardsWinUD
      11Jul 11, 199821Aljenon DeBoseWinKO4
      10May 28, 199821Calvin CombsWinTKO5
      9Mar 26, 199821Jude AguWinUD
      8Feb 23, 199821Nathaniel MilesWinUD
      7Dec 8, 199721Zaire PattersonWinUD
      6Sep 29, 199721James BrockWinKO2
      5Aug 11, 199721Charles JeffersonWinUD
      4Jun 27, 199720Robert RiosWinTKO1
      3Jun 9, 199720James BrockWinKO1
      2May 30, 199720Alex FederovWinTKO2
      1Apr 7, 199720Alex FederovWinUD

      * World-title fight

      Boxing career

      Julio César González was a Mexican professional boxer. He was born in Guerrero Negro, Baja California Sur, Mexico on July 30, 1976. He was a light-heavyweight world champion. González died on March 10, 2012 at the age of 35 years. His professional boxing career spanned more than 14 years — from 1997 to 2011.

      González made his professional boxing debut against Alex Federov at the age of 20 on April 7, 1997, defeating Federov via 4 round unanimous decision. He went on to win 26 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 17 wins via stoppage.

      He had his first world title fight at the age of 24 on July 28, 2001 after 27 professional fights, against Roy Jones Jr. for the WBA (Super), WBC, and IBF titles. He lost to Jones Jr. via 12 round unanimous decision.

      González won one world title at light-heavyweight. For all the details about González' world title wins and defenses refer to the "Championships" section below.

      González had a total of eight losses in his professional boxing career.

      His last professional fight was a non-title rematch against Felipe Romero at 35 years of age, on September 30, 2011. González lost the fight via 12 round unanimous decision.


      González had a total of five world-title fights, which includes winning one world title and zero successful title defenses. He won one of these fights and lost four.

      Title Wins

      Julio César González fought for a light-heavyweight world title in four fights and won once. He won one light-heavyweight belt.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod
      Oct 18, 2003Dariusz MichalczewskiLight-heavyweightWBOSD

      Title Losses

      Julio César González lost one world-title defense fight, and lost one title in the fight.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles LostMethod
      Jan 17, 2004Zsolt ErdeiLight-heavyweightWBOUD


      González fought a total of 49 times during his professional career, which includes 5 world-title fights at the light-heavyweight division. These two fights are the highlight of his career.

      • July 28, 2001: In his first world-title fight, Julio César González loses to Roy Jones Jr. via 12 round unanimous decision. He was fighting for the WBA (Super), WBC, and IBF light-heavyweight titles.

      • October 18, 2003: González wins the WBO light-heavyweight title from Dariusz Michalczewski, by beating Michalczewski via 12 round split decision.


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