WBC Super Featherweight Champ from Might, 1994 to Sept, 1994, as well as the Golden Gloves champion in 1988. He previously an effective 3-12 months amateur career, where time he published a 23-5 record. He relocated to Australia half a year ahead of his battle with Kostya Tszyu to be able to acclimate himself to the united states and its extreme climate. He includes a child called Jesse, Jr. He dropped his shot in the WBO lightweight name by dropping to Oscar De La Hoya on Dec 15, 1995.