Mexican-American welterweight and light welterweight boxer who went undefeated through his first 21 professional bouts, winning 13 of them by knockout. He was an Amateur National Champion at the age of 17.
He was 8 years old when he first started training to become a boxer. He finished with an amateur record of 120-8.
He won the silver medal at the 2009 Milan World Amateur Championships.
He was born in East Los Angeles, California. His full name is Jesus Francisco Gomez.
He was signed by Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions shortly after turning professional.