Jesus Cuellar

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Jesús Cuellar
Statistics
Real name Jesús Marcelo Andrés Cuellar
Nickname(s) Jinete del KO
Rated at Super Featherweight
Featherweight
Super Bantamweight
Height 165 cm (5 ft 5 in)
Reach 71 in (180 cm)
Nationality Argentina Argentine
Born (1986-12-28) December 28, 1986 (age 27)
José C. Paz, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Stance Southpaw
Boxing record
Total fights 26
Wins 25
Wins by KO 19
Losses 1
Draws 0

Jesús Marcelo Andrés Cuellar (born December 28, 1986 in José C. Paz, Buenos Aires, Argentina) is a Argentine professional boxer and the current interim WBA Featherweight Champion. Cuellar is trained by former IBF World Champion boxer and current Trainer of the Year, Roberto García.[1]

Amateur career[edit]

Jesús had an amateur record of 230-10 and was a member of the Argentinean National Team.[2]

Professional career[edit]

WBA Featherweight Championship[edit]

Cuellar defeated Claudio Marrero for the interim WBA Featherweight Championship on Friday Night Fights in August 2013 in a close fight. Cuellar was the more aggressive fighter and scored a knockdown in the 6th round. [3] [4]

Professional record[edit]

25 Wins (19 Knockouts), 1 Defeats, 0 Draws
Res. Record Opponent Type Rd., Time Date Location Notes
Win 25–1 Puerto Rico Juan Manuel Lopez KO 2 (12) 2014-09-11 United States Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA Retain interim WBA World featherweight title
Win 24–1 United States Rico Ramos UD 12 (12) 2014-05-02 United States Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA Retain interim WBA World featherweight title
Win 23–1 Dominican Republic Claudio Marrero UD 12 (12) 2013-08-23 United States Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, New York, USA interim WBA World featherweight title
Win 22–1 Argentina Gustavo Daniel Gonzalez TKO 1 (8) 2012-12-12 Argentina Luna Park, Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
Win 21–1 Colombia Jean Javier Sotelo TKO 1 (10) 2012-11-30 Argentina Centro Recreativo Municipal Néstor Carlos Kirchner, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 20–1 Argentina Claudio Rosendo Tapia KO 2 (10) 2012-08-31 Argentina Centro Recreativo Municipal Néstor Carlos Kirchner, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 19–1 Argentina Miguel Leonardo Caceres MD 10 (10) 2012-02-04 Argentina Centro Recreativo Municipal Néstor Carlos Kirchner, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 18–1 Paraguay Ramon Elizer Esperanza TKO 4 (10) 2011-11-25 Argentina Centro Recreativo Municipal Néstor Carlos Kirchner, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Loss 17–1 Colombia Oscar Escandon TKO 7 (12) 2011-10-15 Argentina Centro Recreativo Municipal Néstor Carlos Kirchner, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 17–0 Argentina Hugo Orlando Gomez TKO 3 (12) 2011-07-23 Argentina Centro Recreativo Municipal Néstor Carlos Kirchner, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO Latino featherweight title
Win 16–0 Argentina Ramon Armando Torres KO 4 (10) 2011-04-16 Argentina Centro Recreativo Municipal Néstor Carlos Kirchner, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO Latino featherweight title
Win 15–0 Argentina Jose Saez TKO 2 (12) 2011-01-15 Argentina Centro Recreativo Municipal Néstor Carlos Kirchner, Buenos Aires, Argentina Retain WBO Latino featherweight title
Win 14–0 Argentina Diego Herminio Alejandro Sananco RTD 8 (12) 2010-10-23 Argentina Escuela Técnica Nº 1, Salto Argentino, Buenos Aires, Argentina Won WBO Latino featherweight title
Win 13–0 Argentina Miguel Leonardo Caceres UD 10 (10) 2010-08-21 Argentina Club Atletico Adelante, Reconquista, Santa Fe, Argentina
Win 12–0 Argentina Claudio Rosendo Tapia RTD 11 (12) 2010-04-30 Argentina Asociación Mutual Club El Tala, San Francisco, Cordoba, Argentina Retain interim WBO Latino featherweight title
Win 11–0 Argentina Lucas Rafael Baez TKO 1 (10) 2010-02-27 Argentina Asociación Española Tiro y Deportiva Jorge Ross, La Carlota, Cordoba, Argentina
Win 10–0 Argentina Luis Armando Juarez UD 12 (12) 2009-10-24 Argentina Estadio Cubierto Municipal, Dean Funes, Cordoba, Argentina Won interim WBO Latino featherweight title
Win 9–0 Paraguay Victor Cardozo Coronel TKO 9 (10) 2009-09-04 Argentina Club Atlético Jorge Newbery, Maipú, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 8–0 Argentina Julio Cesar Ruiz TKO 3 (10) 2009-05-23 Argentina Club Sarmiento, Dolores, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 7–0 Argentina Cristian Javier Olmedo KO 3 (6) 2009-03-21 Argentina Club Sportivo La Calera, La Calera, Cordoba, Argentina
Win 6–0 Argentina Marcelo Antonio Gomez UD 6 (6) 2009-01-24 Argentina Casino Villa Carlos Paz, Villa Carlos Paz, Cordoba, Argentina
Win 5–0 Argentina Carlos Alberto Ibarra TKO 2 (4) 2008-12-06 Argentina Club Social y Deportivo San Vicente, Bell Ville, Cordoba, Argentina
Win 4–0 Belgium Pascal Bouchez KO 1 (4) 2008-11-01 Germany Koenig Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Win 3–0 Argentina Juan Ramon Alfonsin KO 1 (4) 2008-08-02 Argentina Gimnasio Municipal, Pergamino, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Win 2–0 Argentina Juan Antonio Alcaraz RTD 1 (4) 2008-07-11 Argentina Club Deportivo Libertad, Sunchales, Santa Fe, Argentina
Win 1–0 Argentina Cristian Omar Gimenez TKO 1 (4) 2008-06-14 Argentina Club Social y Deportivo Mar de Ajó, Mar de Ajo, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Vacant
Title last held by
Javier Fortuna
WBA Featherweight Champion
Interim Title

August 23, 2013 – present
Incumbent