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Artur Beterbiev Record

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Total Fights20
Wins20
Losses0
Draws0
No-Contests0
Title Wins3
Title Defenses8
Title-Fight KOs9
KO Wins20
KO Losses0
Artur Beterbiev Record & Stats
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      What is Artur Beterbiev's boxing record?

      10 years and seven months into his professional boxing career, Artur Beterbiev has fought 20 times with 20 wins and no losses.

      Beterbiev's boxing record is currently an undefeated 20-0, which includes three light-heavyweight world-title wins and eight successful title defense fights. He has a 100% knockouts-to-fights ratio with all 20 of his total 20 fights being knockout wins, nine of which were in title fights.

      His latest fight was a 7th round TKO victory over Callum Smith on January 13, 2024. Beterbiev successfully defended the light-heavyweight WBC, IBF, and WBO titles in this fight.

      Beterbiev is next scheduled to fight Dmitry Bivol on June 1, 2024 at the Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. In an undisputed light-heavyweight championship fight, Beterbiev will be defending his WBC, IBF, and WBO titles and fighting for the WBA (Super) title.

      Some of Beterbiev's best fights and notable victories include wins over Callum Smith, Oleksandr Gvozdyk, Joe Smith Jr., Callum Johnson, Anthony Yarde, Radivoje Kalajdzic, and Isidro Ranoni Prieto.

      #DateAgeOpponentResVia
      21Jun 1, 202439Dmitry BivolNA *NA
      20Jan 13, 202438Callum SmithWin *TKO7
      19Jan 28, 202338Anthony YardeWin *TKO8
      18Jun 18, 202237Joe Smith Jr.Win *TKO2
      17Dec 17, 202136Marcus BrowneWin *KO9
      16Mar 20, 202136Adam DeinesWin *TKO10
      15Oct 18, 201934Oleksandr GvozdykWin *TKO10
      14May 4, 201934Radivoje KalajdzicWin *KO5
      13Oct 6, 201833Callum JohnsonWin *KO4
      12Nov 11, 201732Enrico KöllingWin *KO12
      11Dec 23, 201631Isidro Ranoni PrietoWinTKO1
      10Jun 4, 201631Ezequiel MadernaWinTKO4
      9Jun 12, 201530Alexander JohnsonWinTKO7
      8Apr 4, 201530Gabriel CampilloWinKO4
      7Dec 19, 201429Jeff Page Jr.WinTKO2
      6Sep 27, 201429Tavoris CloudWinKO2
      5Aug 22, 201429Alvaro EnriquezWinTKO1
      4Jan 18, 201428Gabriel LecrosnierWinTKO4
      3Nov 30, 201328Billy BaileyWinKO1
      2Sep 28, 201328Rayco SaundersWinRTD3
      1Jun 8, 201328Christian CruzWinTKO2

      * World-title fight

      Boxing career

      Artur Beterbiev (King Artur) is a 39-year old Russian professional boxer. He was born in Khasavyurt, Dagestan ASSR, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union on January 21, 1985. He is the current WBC, IBF, and WBO light-heavyweight champion.

      Beterbiev made his professional boxing debut against Christian Cruz at the age of 28 on June 8, 2013, defeating Cruz via 2nd round TKO.

      He had his first world title fight at the age of 32 on November 11, 2017 after 11 professional fights, against Enrico Kölling for the light-heavyweight IBF (vacant) title. He defeated Kölling via 12th round KO to become the light-heavyweight champion of the world.

      Artur Beterbiev is a two-time unified light-heavyweight world champion, and has won three world titles at light-heavyweight. For all the details about Beterbiev's world title wins and defenses refer to the "Championships" section below.

      Beterbiev has never lost a fight in his professional boxing career so far.

      His most recent fight was a light-heavyweight title defense bout against British boxer Callum Smith on January 13, 2024. Beterbiev won the fight via 7th round TKO and defended his WBC, IBF, and WBO titles. It's been 3 months and 10 days since this fight.

      Championships

      Beterbiev has had a total of nine world-title fights till today, which includes winning three world titles and eight successful title defenses. He won all nine of these fights.

      Title Wins

      Artur Beterbiev has fought for light-heavyweight world titles in three fights and won all three of them via stoppage. Till today, he has won three light-heavyweight belts.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod
      Jun 18, 2022^Joe Smith Jr.Light-heavyweightWBOTKO
      Oct 18, 2019^Oleksandr GvozdykLight-heavyweightWBCTKO
      Nov 11, 2017Enrico KöllingLight-heavyweightIBF*KO
      ^ Became unified world champion
      * Vacant title

      Title Defenses

      Artur Beterbiev has had eight light-heavyweight world-title defense fights. He won all of these fights. He is scheduled to defend his light-heavyweight WBC, IBF, and WBO titles against Dmitry Bivol on June 1, 2024.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles DefendedMethod
      Jan 13, 2024Callum SmithLight-heavyweightWBC, IBF, WBOTKO
      Jan 28, 2023Anthony YardeLight-heavyweightWBC, IBF, WBOTKO
      Jun 18, 2022^Joe Smith Jr.Light-heavyweightWBC, IBFTKO
      Dec 17, 2021Marcus BrowneLight-heavyweightWBC, IBFKO
      Mar 20, 2021Adam DeinesLight-heavyweightWBC, IBFTKO
      Oct 18, 2019^Oleksandr GvozdykLight-heavyweightIBFTKO
      May 4, 2019Radivoje KalajdzicLight-heavyweightIBFKO
      Oct 6, 2018Callum JohnsonLight-heavyweightIBFKO
      ^ Became unified world champion

      Highlights

      Beterbiev has fought a total of 20 times till today, which includes 9 world-title fights at the light-heavyweight division. He is among the very best of his generation and is known for his great performances in his fights. These 10 fights are the highlight of his career.

      • June 4, 2016: Artur Beterbiev puts on the first remarkable performance of his career, defeating Ezequiel Maderna via 4th round TKO.

      • December 23, 2016: Artur Beterbiev beats Isidro Ranoni Prieto via 1st round TKO.

      • November 11, 2017: Beterbiev wins his first world title by defeating Enrico Kölling via 12th round KO. He is now the IBF light-heavyweight world champion.

      • October 6, 2018: Beterbiev successfully defends the IBF light-heavyweight title against Callum Johnson, winning the fight via 4th round KO.

      • October 18, 2019: Beterbiev becomes a unified light-heavyweight world champion by beating Oleksandr Gvozdyk via 10th round TKO. He now holds the IBF and WBC light-heavyweight world-champion belts.

      • March 20, 2021: Beterbiev successfully defends the WBC and IBF light-heavyweight titles against Adam Deines, winning the fight via 10th round TKO.

      • December 17, 2021: Beterbiev successfully defends the WBC and IBF light-heavyweight titles against Marcus Browne, winning the fight via 9th round KO.

      • June 18, 2022: Beterbiev becomes a unified light-heavyweight world champion by beating Joe Smith Jr. via 2nd round TKO. He now holds the WBC, IBF, and WBO light-heavyweight world-champion belts.

      • January 28, 2023: Beterbiev successfully defends the WBC, IBF, and WBO light-heavyweight titles against Anthony Yarde, winning the fight via 8th round TKO.

      • January 13, 2024: Beterbiev successfully defends the WBC, IBF, and WBO light-heavyweight titles against Callum Smith, winning the fight via 7th round TKO.

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