13 years and 9 months into his professional boxing career, Caleb Truax has fought 39 times with 31 wins, 5 losses, and 2 draws. As of March 2023, Truax's boxing record stands at 31-5-2 (19 KO wins, 2 KO losses).
Caleb Truax (Golden) is an American professional boxer. He was born in Osseo, Minnesota, U.S. on September 14, 1983. Truax made his professional boxing debut at the age of 23 on April 6, 2007. He is a super-middleweight world champion. Truax is 39 years old, he will turn 40 in 5 months and 14 days.
|Total Title Wins||1|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||0|
|Losses via KO||2|
|39||Jan 30, 2021||37||Caleb Plant||Loss||UD|
|38||Jan 25, 2020||36||David Basajjamivule||Win||MD|
|37||Apr 13, 2019||35||Peter Quillin||NC||NC|
|36||Aug 24, 2018||34||Fabiano Pena||Win||TKO3|
|35||Apr 7, 2018||34||James DeGale||Loss||UD|
|34||Dec 9, 2017||34||James DeGale||Win||MD|
|33||Aug 25, 2017||33||KeAndrae Leatherwood||Win||TKO10|
|32||Aug 20, 2016||32||Zachariah Kelley||Win||KO2|
|31||Apr 29, 2016||32||Anthony Dirrell||Loss||TKO1|
|30||Feb 20, 2016||32||Melvin Betancourt||Win||TKO4|
|29||Apr 24, 2015||31||Daniel Jacobs||Loss||TKO12|
|28||Nov 1, 2014||31||Scott Sigmon||Win||TKO8|
|27||Jul 25, 2014||30||Derek Ennis||Win||UD|
|26||Jan 3, 2014||30||Ossie Duran||Draw||UD|
|25||Sep 21, 2013||30||Cerresso Fort||Win||TKO4|
|24||Jun 21, 2013||29||Don George||Win||TKO6|
|23||Jan 19, 2013||29||Matt Vanda||Win||UD|
|22||Nov 17, 2012||29||Michael Walker||Win||TKO4|
|21||Sep 22, 2012||29||Mickey Scarborough||Win||KO1|
|20||Apr 20, 2012||28||Jermain Taylor||Loss||UD|
|19||May 27, 2011||27||Andy Kolle||Win||SD|
|18||Feb 26, 2011||27||Phil Williams||Win||MD|
|17||Oct 9, 2010||27||Jonathan Reid||Win||TKO9|
|16||Jun 11, 2010||26||Antwun Echols||Win||UD|
|15||Apr 23, 2010||26||Phil Williams||Draw||SD|
|14||Nov 20, 2009||26||Kerry Hope||Win||UD|
|13||Jul 25, 2009||25||Patrick Perez||Win||TKO7|
|12||Jun 5, 2009||25||Durrell Richardson||Win||UD|
|11||Feb 13, 2008||24||Steve Walker||Win||TKO2|
|10||Jan 24, 2009||25||Johnny Hayes||Win||TKO5|
|9||Nov 28, 2008||25||Larry Brothers||Win||TKO1|
|8||Aug 29, 2008||24||Robert Kliewer||Win||KO3|
|7||Jun 26, 2008||24||Thomas Rittenbaugh||Win||UD|
|6||May 17, 2008||24||James Crayton||Win||TKO4|
|5||Mar 29, 2008||24||Jeffrey Osborne Jr.||Win||UD|
|4||Nov 17, 2007||24||Jeffrey Osborne Jr.||Win||UD|
|3||Jul 13, 2007||23||Terry Tock||Win||KO2|
|2||Jun 15, 2007||23||Nick Whiting||Win||TKO2|
|1||Apr 6, 2007||23||Ray Walker||Win||TKO2|
Caleb Truax is a super-middleweight world champion. He has held one world title at super-middleweight, which was a lineal championship win.
|Weight Division||World Titles Held|
Caleb Truax made his professional boxing debut against Ray Walker at the age of 23 on April 6, 2007, defeating Walker via 2nd round TKO. He went on to win 13 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 8 wins via stoppage.
Truax had his first world title fight at the age of 31 on April 24, 2015 after 28 professional fights, against Daniel Jacobs for the WBA (Regular) title. He lost to Jacobs via 12th round TKO.
Truax has won one world title at super-middleweight. For all the details about Truax's world title wins and defenses refer to "Caleb Truax World Titles".
Some of Truax's best fights and notable victories include wins over James DeGale, Melvin Betancourt, Zachariah Kelley, KeAndrae Leatherwood, Don George, Jonathan Reid, and James Crayton.
Caleb Truax has had a total of five losses in his professional boxing career so far — three of them in title bouts and two in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Jermain Taylor via 10 round unanimous decision on April 20, 2012, which ended his 18-fight win streak. He has been stopped two times and lost three times via decision. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of Caleb Truax's losses".
His most recent fight was on January 30, 2021 against fellow American boxer Caleb Plant for Plant's super-middleweight IBF title. Truax lost the fight via 12 round unanimous decision. It's been 2 years, 2 months, and 1 day since this fight.
Truax's professional boxing record is currently at 31-5-2, which includes 19 knockout wins and two losses via knockout, and one title win. He is on a one-fight losing streak.
Caleb Truax has fought a total of 39 times till today. These two fights are the highlight of his career.
April 24, 2015: In his first world-title fight, Caleb Truax loses to Daniel Jacobs via 12th round TKO. He was fighting for the WBA (Regular) middleweight title.
December 9, 2017: Truax wins the IBF super-middleweight title from James DeGale, by beating DeGale via 12 round majority decision.
A 37-year old Caleb Truax (31-4-2, 19 KO) faced an undefeated fellow American boxer Caleb Plant, who was 28 years old with a record of 20-0. Truax was challenging Plant's IBF super-middleweight title. Plant was on a 20-fight win streak with 12 KO wins. Both the boxers were of the same height but Truax had a 3 cm reach advantage over Plant.
Truax lost to Plant via 12 round unanimous decision.
A 35-year old Caleb Truax (30-4-2, 19 KO) fought fellow American boxer Peter Quillin, who was 35 years old with a record of 34-1-1. Quillin was on a two-fight win streak with 23 KO wins. Truax was the taller of the two by 5 cms and also had a 7 cm reach advantage.
The fight ended in a no-contest.
In their 2nd fight, which was an immediate rematch, a 34-year old Caleb Truax (29-3-2, 18 KO) faced James DeGale again, who was now 32 years old with a record of 23-2-1 in a super-middleweight title defense fight. DeGale had lost to Truax in their last fight. Both the boxers were of the same height but Truax had a 3 cm reach advantage over DeGale.
Truax lost to DeGale via 12 round unanimous decision and lost the IBF super-middleweight title.
A 34-year old Caleb Truax (28-3-2, 18 KO) faced British boxer James DeGale for the first time, who was 31 years old with a record of 23-1-1 for DeGale's IBF super-middleweight title. DeGale was coming off a draw against Badou Jack in his last fight. Both the boxers were of the same height but Truax had a 3 cm reach advantage over DeGale.
Truax defeated DeGale via 12 round majority decision to win the IBF super-middleweight title.
A 32-year old Caleb Truax (26-2-2, 16 KO) fought fellow American boxer Anthony Dirrell, who was 31 years old with a record of 28-1-1. Dirrell was on a one-fight win streak with 22 KO wins. Truax was the taller of the two by 1 cm and also had a 2 cm reach advantage.
Truax lost to Dirrell via 1st round TKO.
A 31-year old Caleb Truax (25-1-2, 15 KO) challended fellow American boxer Daniel Jacobs's WBA (Regular) middleweight champion and defended the title. Jacobs was 28 years old with a record of 28-1. Jacobs was on a eight-fight win streak with 25 KO wins. Truax was the taller of the two by 5 cms and also had a 6 cm reach advantage.
Truax lost to Jacobs via 12th round TKO.
Truax has knocked out 19 of his 39 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 50%. Of his total 31 wins, 19 of them have been via KO (61.3%).
Truax has five losses. Caleb Plant, James DeGale, Anthony Dirrell, Daniel Jacobs, and Jermain Taylor are the five boxers who have beaten Truax.