Starting his career in January 2005 at the age of 21, orthodox boxer Juan manuel Lopez has now been pro for 9 years and has built up a career of 34-5-0. Lopez now moves into the final stages of his career. Lopez's longest KO streak is 14 fights long out of his 39 pro career fights.
Lopez proved he was made for the pro ranks in his debut against Luis daniel Colon, becoming the first person in Colon's 0 fights to stop him. The fight ended in round 1 of 4. Lopez continued on his journey to success by fighting 8 times in 2005 and 6 times in 2007 beating fighters such as Jose Alonso, Luis Bolano and Giovanni Andrade in his next 20 fights.
Lopez then went on to fight and beat Edel Ruiz on July 21st, 2006 maintaining his unbeaten record. Ruiz was a worthy challenger but Lopez was too much and became the first person to stop Ruiz via RTD during round 7. 11 wins followed for Lopez including being the first to stop Daniel Ponce de leon, first to stop Sergio manuel Medina and first to stop Jonathan Oquendo.
Lopez then went on to fight and beat Gerry Penalosa on April 25th, 2009 maintaining his unbeaten record. Lopez's fight against Gerry Penalosa came in the 10th round of a 12 round fight via RTD. Lopez became the first person to stop Penalosa. Lopez took on another 2 opponents next, racking up wins against Olivier Lontchi and Rogers Mtagwa.
Next was Steve Luevano on January 23rd, 2010 where Lopez took the win continuing his unbeaten streak. Becoming the first person to stop Steve Luevano, Lopez beat Luevano via TKO in the 7th round of a 12 round fight. Lopez's winning streak went from 28 wins to 30 after he then defeated boxers including Bernabe Concepcion and Rafael Marquez.
Lopez went into his next fight against Orlando Salido on April 16th, 2011 with a career record of 30 wins. Salido was a push too far for Lopez and after a tough fight Salido became the first person to beat and stop Lopez in round 8. 6 wins followed where Lopez went on to fight Daniel Ponce de leon, Aldimar Silva santos and Mike Oliver amongst others, prolonging his win streak.
Lopez's career took a knock with a loss against Francisco Vargas on July 12th, 2014 taking his record to 34-4-0. Lopez was beaten by Francisco Vargas in the 3rd round. Lopez had only ever been stopped 4 times previously in his career.
Taking another knock in his career, Lopez fought Jesus marcelo andres Cuellar on September 11th, 2014 and was defeated by Cuellar. Left wondering where Lopez's career will go next, Cuellar became only the 5th man to stop Lopez in the 2nd round of a 12 round fight.