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Esteban De Jesus

W L D
58 5 0
33 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 63
rounds 485
KOs 52%
 
global ID 8683
aliasVita
born 1951-08-02
death date1989-05-12 / age 37
debut1969-02-10 / age 17
divisionlightweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 4½″   /   164cm
reach
67″   /   170cm
residence
Carolina, Puerto Rico

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1980-07-07
140Saoul Mamby139½27 12 5
Metropolitan Sports Center, Bloomington, Minnesota, USA
LTKO13/15
 L 
TKO
13/15
  
time: 1:13   referee: Rudy Ortega 110-117   judges: Dennis Nelson 112-117, George Reiter Jr. 110-118
WBC World super lightweight title
1980-05-10
Jose Vallejo2 0 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1979-11-09
140Ruby Ortiz141¼20 3 3
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1979-10-04
141½Jimmy Blevins13811 2 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1978-10-27
139Edwin Viruet14025 3 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
1978-07-08
Chuchu Hernandez0 1 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1978-06-03
Pablo Baez5 4 0
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
1978-01-21
134Roberto Duran134¼62 1 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO12/15
 L 
TKO
12/15
  
time: 2:32   referee: Buddy Basilico   judges: Art Lurie 102-107, Isidro Rodriguez 104-109, Richard Steele 104-107
WBC World lightweight title
WBA World lightweight title
Duran vacates the Lightweight Title in January 1979
1977-09-10
James Brackett5 2 0
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1977-06-25
135Vicente Mijares13514 0 0
Loubriel Stadium, Bayamon, Puerto Rico
W KO11/15
 W  
KO
11/15
  
time: 2:20   referee: Raymond Baldeyrou
WBC World lightweight title
1977-02-12
135Buzzsaw Yamabe13526 6 2
Loubriel Stadium, Bayamon, Puerto Rico
W TKO6/15
 W  
TKO
6/15
  
time: 2:06   referee: Tony Perez
WBC World lightweight title
1976-09-10
Hector Julio Medina28 0 0
Loubriel Stadium, Bayamon, Puerto Rico
W KO7/15
 W  
KO
7/15
  
time: 1:45
WBC World lightweight title
1976-05-08
133¾Guts Ishimatsu13531 11 6
Loubriel Stadium, Bayamon, Puerto Rico
W UD15/15
 W  
UD
15/15
  
referee: Harry Gibbs 149-139   judges: Rudy Ortega 150-135, Jose Juan Guerra 150-137
WBC World lightweight title
1976-03-06
Valente Ramos2 4 0
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1975-10-11
Rudy Barro15 12 0
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1975-05-17
139Antonio Cervantes139½71 9 3
Gimnasio Nuevo Panama, Panama City, Panama
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
referee: Isidro Rodriguez 135-148   judges: Harmodio Cedeno 138-147, Rodolfo Hill 136-148
WBA World super lightweight title
De Jesús was knocked down in the 1st, 12th, and 15th rounds.
1975-03-15
Jesse Lara9 14 5
El Poliedro, Caracas, Venezuela
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1974-09-02
141Javier Ayala20 12 1
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1974-06-10
140Gerardo Ferrat28 11 2
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1974-03-16
134¼Roberto Duran13441 1 0
Gimnasio Nuevo Panama, Panama City, Panama
LKO11/15
 L 
KO
11/15
  
time: 1:11   referee: Isaac Herrera   judge: Harmodio Cedeno
WBA World lightweight title
Duran knocked down in first
1974-01-07
139Alfonso Frazer14034 6 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1973-11-22
Al Foster10 16 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1973-10-29
Miguel Mayan23 16 4
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1973-09-08
Radames Checo0 4 0
Gimnasio Nuevo Panama, Panama City, Panama
W KO1/12
 W  
KO
1/12
  
time: 2:00
1973-07-14
135Ray Lampkin133¾21 1 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Arthur Mercante 10-2   judges: Tony Castellano 6-5, Nick Gamboli 8-3
NABF lightweight title
1973-05-21
Raul Montoya44 19 1
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1973-04-16
Johnny Gant27 4 2
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
Gant was knocked down in the first round.
1973-02-16
135Ray Lampkin13219 0 1
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
vacant NABF lightweight title
1972-11-17
138Roberto Duran137½31 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Arthur Mercante 5-4   judges: Harold Lederman 6-3, Bill Recht 6-2
Duran knocked down in first
1972-10-30
Doc McClendon10 11 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1972-09-18
Raimundo Dias24 9 7
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1972-07-28
140Chuck Wilburn14010 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Harold Valan 8-2   judges: John Maschio 9-1, Joe Eppy 7-3
1972-07-08
Angel Robinson Garcia121 58 19
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1972-05-01
134¾Josue Marquez13425 6 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO12/12
 W  
TKO
12/12
  
time: 1:11   referee: Arthur Mercante
Puerto Rican lightweight title
1972-04-10
136George Foster13413 5 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
time: 1:33   referee: Mark Conn
Foster was knocked down once in the 2nd, 3rd, and 6th rounds.
1972-02-14
Percy Hayles31 24 6
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1971-12-10
130Antonio Gomez12736 3 0
Caracas, Venezuela
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1971-10-30
Milton Mendez1 5 1
Caracas, Venezuela
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1971-10-20
Frank Leroy2 6 0
Caracas, Venezuela
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1971-10-06
Leonel Hernandez14 1 0
Caracas, Venezuela
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1971-09-04
Josue Marquez24 5 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Puerto Rican lightweight title
1971-08-07
Victor Ortiz11 3 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1971-07-24
Josue Marquez24 4 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Puerto Rican lightweight title
1971-06-05
Armando Mendoza12 1 0
Nuevo Circo, Caracas, Venezuela
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
1971-05-05
Gustavo Briceno11 4 2
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1971-04-12
Johnny Harp6 2 2
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1970-10-19
Jose Llano5 0 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1970-09-30
Johnny Sandoval3 4 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1970-07-09
Tommy Shaffer16 25 4
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
1970-05-12
Coverly Kid Daniels1 4 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
1970-04-30
Jose Jimenez5 5 3
Ponce, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1970-04-06
Ike Estradadebut
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1970-03-28
127Bobby Parnell1274 25 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1970-02-28
128Braulio Rodriguez1285 1 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1970-02-14
128Chino Guerrero1281 0 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
1970-01-24
132Martin Cuello1290 1 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1969-11-22
Ivelaw Eastman8 8 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO5/6
 W  
KO
5/6
  
1969-10-19
133Kid Matt Sheffield1332 5 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
1969-09-27
Ramon Montes2 0 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1969-08-23
Johnny Sandoval3 3 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1969-08-02
127Francisco Maldonado1270 1 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1969-07-21
128Braulio Rodriguez1281 0 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
1969-02-10
El Taritadebut
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
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Win
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Draw
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No Contest
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