Former WBC Middleweight Champion who went undefeated in his first 46 bouts. He became the WBC middleweight champion after defeating Sebastian Zbik via majority decision on June 4, 2011.
He won his professional debut by unanimous decision at age 17.
He won 32 of his first 46 victories by way of knockout.
He is the son of boxing legend Julio César Chávez and his younger brother Omar also became a professional boxer.
He suffered his first career loss at the hands of Sergio Martínez on September 15, 2012.