Heavyweight fighter known for his impressive knockout rate. He earned knockouts in 11 of his first 13 professional fights.
He compiled a 14-2 record as an amateur, and was a Southern California Gold Gloves Champion.
On August 18, 2011, he earned an early-career impressive win by knocking out respected veteran Serhiy Karpenko.
He was born in Rowland Heights, California.
He is one of the many notable American boxers of Mexican descent, joining stars such as Steve Cruz.