Yordenis Ugas
Yordenis Ugas

Yordenis Ugas

RECORD

23 - 4 - 0

KOs

11

Weight 147 lbs (66.82 kg)

Age 32

Home Miami, Florida, USA 

Complete Stats

The 2008 Olympic bronze medalist from Cuba—has enjoyed a career resurgence, climbing up the ranks to become a top welterweight contender. Read Bio

Last Fight

loss vs Shawn Porter

Mar 09, 2019 / Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, California

Yordenis Ugas lost a close split decision (117-111, 113-115, 112-116) to Shawn Porter in their WBC title fight in Carson, California.

Latest News

Yordenis Ugas News
PBC Boxing Video
Mar 10, 2019 / Porter vs Ugas, Shawn Porter, Yordenis Ugas, Abel Ramos, Efe Ajagba, Eimantas Stanionis, Juan Carlos Payano

Porter Wins Split Decision Over Ugas, retains welterweight title

Making the first defense of his WBC World Welterweight Title, Shawn Porter eked out a split-decision win over a game Yordenis Ugas in a classic 147-pound battle Saturday night on FOX.

PBC Boxing Video
Mar 8, 2019 / Porter vs Ugas, Shawn Porter, Yordenis Ugas

Porter vs. Ugas: High Stakes and Huge Opportunities

WBC Welterweight World Champion Shawn Porter couldn’t have asked for a riskier first title defense when he meets Cuban technician Yordenis Ugas Saturday night on PBC on FOX.

PBC Boxing Video
Mar 5, 2019 / Porter vs Ugas, Yordenis Ugas

The Evolution of Yordenis Ugas

The former Cuban Olympian withstood early setbacks and is now fighting for his first world title versus WBC Welterweight World Champion Shawn Porter Saturday night on PBC on FOX.

Fights

Yordenis Ugas Fights

LOSS vs Shawn Porter

Mar 09, 2019 Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, California

Shawn Porter WINS against Yordenis Ugas by SD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Jonathan Batista 17-13-0

Jun 16, 2018 The Ford Center at The Star, Frisco, Texas, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Jonathan Batista by TKO in Round 2 of 8

Win vs Ray Robinson 24-2-0

Feb 17, 2018 Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Ray Robinson by TKO in Round 7 of 12

Win vs Thomas Dulorme 24-2-0

Aug 26, 2017 T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Thomas Dulorme by UD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Nelson Lara

Apr 25, 2017 Fitz Tunica Casino & Hotel, Tunica, Mississippi

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Nelson Lara by TKO in Round 2 of 10

Win vs Levan Ghvamichava 17-3-0

Feb 02, 2017 Horseshoe Casino, Tunica, Mississippi, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Levan Ghvamichava by SD in Round 10 of 10

Sep 27, 2016 Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Bryant Perrella LOSES to Yordenis Ugas by TKO in Round 4 of 10

WIN vs Jamal James 15-3-0

Aug 12, 2016 Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, New York, USA

Jamal James LOSES to Yordenis Ugas by UD in Round 10 of 10

LOSS vs Amir Imam 13-0-0

May 10, 2014 USC Galen Center, Los Angeles, California, USA

Amir Imam WINS against Yordenis Ugas by UD in Round 8 of 8

LOSS vs Emmanuel Robles 9-0-1

Feb 28, 2014 Crowne Plaza Hotel, San Diego, California, USA

Emmanuel Robles WINS against Yordenis Ugas by SD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs John Williams 11-2-1

Aug 17, 2013 Revel Resort, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against John Williams by UD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Adan Hernandez 15-7-0

Jun 27, 2013 The Deck, Essington, Pennsylvania, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Adan Hernandez by KO in Round 1 of 10

Win vs Cosme Rivera 35-14-3

Dec 07, 2012 Civic Center, Kissimmee, Florida, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Cosme Rivera by UD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Dedrick Bell 7-15-0

Nov 10, 2012 River Edge, Reading, Pennsylvania, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Dedrick Bell by KO in Round 3 of 6

LOSS vs Johnny Garcia 11-0-0

Mar 23, 2012 Casino Del Sol, Tucson, Arizona, USA

Johnny Garcia WINS against Yordenis Ugas by SD in Round 8 of 8

Win vs Esteban Almaraz 10-4-0

Jan 13, 2012 Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Esteban Almaraz by UD in Round 8 of 8

Win vs Rynell Griffin 6-5-1

Oct 29, 2011 WinStar Casino, Thackerville, Oklahoma, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Rynell Griffin by TKO in Round 2 of 0

Win vs Fernando Rodriguez 6-4-0

Aug 13, 2011 Bally's Atlantic City, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Fernando Rodriguez by UD in Round 6 of 6

WIN vs Kenny Abril 11-3-1

Jun 25, 2011 South Philly Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Kenny Abril LOSES to Yordenis Ugas by UD in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Carlos Garcia Hernandez 6-7-1

Apr 16, 2011 Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez, Bayamon, Puerto Rico

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Carlos Garcia Hernandez by TKO in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Carlos Musquez 3-3-3

Feb 19, 2011 Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Carlos Musquez by UD in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Anthony Woods 7-13-0

Oct 19, 2010 Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood, Florida, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Anthony Woods by UD in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Anthony Adams 7-22-1

Sep 24, 2010 Paragon Casino, Marksville, Louisiana, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Anthony Adams by TKO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Marqus Jackson 2-1-0

Aug 18, 2010 Civic Center, Monroe, Louisiana, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Marqus Jackson by TKO in Round 2 of 4

Win vs DeJuan Jackson 1-0-0

Jul 30, 2010 Buffalo Run Casino, Miami, Oklahoma, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against DeJuan Jackson by KO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Dino Dumonjic 0-0-0

Jul 09, 2010 Club Europe, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Yordenis Ugas WINS against Dino Dumonjic by UD in Round 4 of 4

Stats

Yordenis Ugas

  • WINS 23
  • LOSSES 4
  • DRAWS 0
  • KOs 11

Weight 147 lbs (66.82 kg)

Height 5'9" (1.75 m)

Reach 69" (175 cm)

  • Born

    July 14, 1986
  • Age

    32
  • Country

    Cuba
  • Born in

    Santiago de Cuba
  • Trains in

    Miami, FL
  • Stance

    Orthodox
  • Rounds Boxed

    165
  • KO Percentage

    41%
  • Boxing Hero

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