Name: Jesus Chavez
Alias: El Matador
Birth Name: Jesús Gabriel Sandoval Chávez
Hometown: Austin, Texas, USA
Birthplace: Delicias, Chihuahua, Mexico
Pro Boxer: Record
Manager: Lou Mesorano Trainer: Ronnie Shields
As an amateur Jesus fought under the name Gabriel Sandoval in Chicago
In 1989 and 1990 he was a Golden Glove & CYO champion at 118 lbs.
- Lost five of his last seven bouts, including his last four comeback attempts, after defeating Leavander Johnson for the IBF World Lightweight title. Johnson passed away from brain injuries five days after the bout.
| WBC Super Featherweight Champion
2003 Aug 15 – 2004 Feb 28
| IBF Lightweight Champion
2005 Sep 17 – 2007 Feb 3