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Cecilia Brækhus Record

Total Fights40
Title Wins4
Title Defenses25
Title-Fight KOs7
KO Wins9
KO Losses0
Cecilia Brækhus Record & Stats
Cecilia Brækhus' Record
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      What is Cecilia Brækhus' boxing record?

      16 years and eight months into her professional boxing career, Cecilia Brækhus has fought 40 times with 37 wins, 2 losses, and 1 draw.

      Brækhus' boxing record is currently 37-2-1, which includes four welterweight world-title wins and 25 successful title defense fights. She has a 22.5% knockouts-to-fights ratio with nine of her total 40 fights being knockout wins, seven of which were in title fights. Brækhus has never lost via knockout.

      Her last fight was a 10-round majority decision draw against Terri Harper on October 7, 2023. Brækhus was fighting for the super-welterweight WBA and WBO titles.

      Some of Brækhus' best fights and notable victories include wins over Klara Svensson, Mikaela Laurén, Kali Reis, Victoria Bustos, Ivana Habazin, Chris Namús, and Mia St. John.

      40Oct 7, 202342Terri HarperDraw *MD
      39Dec 17, 202241Marisa Joana PortilloWinUD
      38Mar 13, 202139Jessica McCaskillLoss *UD
      37Aug 15, 202038Jessica McCaskillLoss *MD
      36Nov 30, 201938Victoria BustosWin *UD
      35Dec 8, 201837Aleksandra Magdziak LopesWin *UD
      34Jul 21, 201836Inna SagaydakovskayaWin *UD
      33May 5, 201836Kali ReisWin *UD
      32Oct 21, 201736Mikaela LaurénWin *TKO6
      31Jun 9, 201735Erica FariasWin *UD
      30Feb 24, 201735Klara SvenssonWin *UD
      29Oct 1, 201635Anne Sophie MathisWin *TKO2
      28Feb 27, 201634Chris NamúsWin *UD
      27Nov 29, 201433Jennifer RetzkeWin *UD
      26Sep 13, 201432Ivana HabazinWin *UD
      25Jun 7, 201432Jessica BalogunWin *UD
      24Feb 1, 201432Myriam LamareWin *UD
      23Sep 7, 201331Oxandia CastilloWin *TKO9
      22Apr 13, 201331Mia St. JohnWin *TKO3
      21Sep 22, 201230Anne Sophie MathisWin *UD
      20Jun 1, 201230Jessica BalogunWin *UD
      19Dec 3, 201130Ku'ulei KupiheaWin *TKO10
      18May 7, 201129Chevelle HallbackWin *UD
      17Apr 2, 201129Jill EmeryWin *UD
      16Nov 20, 201029Eva BajicWin *KO3
      15Oct 30, 201029Mikaela LaurénWin *TKO7
      14May 15, 201028Victoria CisnerosWin *UD
      13Sep 12, 200927Lucia MorelliWin *UD
      12May 30, 200927Amy YuratovacWin *UD
      11Mar 14, 200927Vinni SkovgaardWin *UD
      10Oct 25, 200827Borislava GoranovaWinUD
      9Sep 20, 200826Cimberly HarrisWinUD
      8Jun 21, 200826Nicole WoodsWinUD
      7May 17, 200826Adelita IrizarryWinUD
      6Mar 29, 200826Tatjana DieckmannWinUD
      5Jan 26, 200826Wanda Pena OzunaWinTKO4
      4Jun 23, 200725Borislava GoranovaWinUD
      3May 26, 200725Olga BojareWinUD
      2Feb 17, 200725Jana LatovaWinKO2
      1Jan 20, 200725Ksenija KoprekWinUD

      * World-title fight

      Boxing career

      Cecilia Brækhus (The First Lady) is a 42-year old Norwegian professional boxer. She was born in Cartagena, Colombia on September 28, 1981. She is a former welterweight world champion.

      Brækhus made her professional boxing debut against Ksenija Koprek at the age of 25 on January 20, 2007, defeating Koprek via 4 round unanimous decision. She went on to win 35 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 9 wins via stoppage.

      She had her first world title fight at the age of 27 on March 14, 2009 after 10 professional fights, against Vinni Skovgaard for the welterweight WBA (vacant) and WBC titles. She defeated Skovgaard via 10 round unanimous decision to become the welterweight champion of the world.

      Cecilia Brækhus is a undisputed welterweight world champion, and has won four world titles at welterweight. For all the details about Brækhus' world title wins and defenses refer to the "Championships" section below.

      Brækhus has had a total of two losses in her professional boxing career so far.

      Her most recent fight was on October 7, 2023 against British boxer Terri Harper for Harper's super-welterweight WBA and WBO titles. The fight ended in a 10 round majority decision draw. It's been 8 months and 14 days since this fight.


      Brækhus has had a total of 29 world-title fights till today, which includes winning four world titles and 25 successful title defenses. She won 26 of these fights, lost two, and drew in one.

      Title Wins

      Cecilia Brækhus has fought for welterweight world titles in five fights and won three of these fights. Till today, she has won four welterweight belts.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod
      Sep 13, 2014+Ivana HabazinWelterweightIBFUD
      May 15, 2010^Victoria CisnerosWelterweightWBO*UD
      Mar 14, 2009^Vinni SkovgaardWelterweightWBA*, WBCUD
      + Became undisputed world champion
      ^ Became unified world champion
      * Vacant title

      Title Defenses

      Cecilia Brækhus has had 26 welterweight world-title defense fights. She won 25 of them and lost only once.

      Following is the table of her successful title defense fights, the next section has the fights where she lost her titles.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles DefendedMethod
      Nov 30, 2019Victoria BustosWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOUD
      Dec 8, 2018Aleksandra Magdziak LopesWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOUD
      Jul 21, 2018Inna SagaydakovskayaWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOUD
      May 5, 2018Kali ReisWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOUD
      Oct 21, 2017Mikaela LaurénWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOTKO
      Jun 9, 2017Erica FariasWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOUD
      Feb 24, 2017Klara SvenssonWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOUD
      Oct 1, 2016Anne Sophie MathisWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOTKO
      Feb 27, 2016Chris NamúsWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOUD
      Nov 29, 2014Jennifer RetzkeWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOUD
      Sep 13, 2014+Ivana HabazinWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOUD
      Jun 7, 2014Jessica BalogunWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOUD
      Feb 1, 2014Myriam LamareWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOUD
      Sep 7, 2013Oxandia CastilloWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOTKO
      Apr 13, 2013Mia St. JohnWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOTKO
      Sep 22, 2012Anne Sophie MathisWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOUD
      Jun 1, 2012Jessica BalogunWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOUD
      Dec 3, 2011Ku'ulei KupiheaWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOTKO
      May 7, 2011Chevelle HallbackWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOUD
      Apr 2, 2011Jill EmeryWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOUD
      Nov 20, 2010Eva BajicWelterweightWBC, WBOKO
      Oct 30, 2010Mikaela LaurénWelterweightWBA, WBC, WBOTKO
      May 15, 2010^Victoria CisnerosWelterweightWBA, WBCUD
      Sep 12, 2009Lucia MorelliWelterweightWBA, WBCUD
      May 30, 2009Amy YuratovacWelterweightWBA, WBCUD
      + Became undisputed world champion
      ^ Became unified world champion

      Title Losses

      Cecilia Brækhus has lost one world-title defense fight, and lost four titles in the fight.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles LostMethod
      Aug 15, 2020Jessica McCaskillWelterweightWBA, WBC, IBF, WBOMD


      Brækhus has fought a total of 40 times till today, which includes 29 world-title fights at two weight divisions. She is among the very best of her generation and is known for her great performances in her fights. These eight fights are the highlight of her career.

      • March 14, 2009: Brækhus becomes a unified welterweight world champion by beating Vinni Skovgaard via 10 round unanimous decision, in her first world-title fight. She now holds the WBA and WBC welterweight world-champion belts.

      • May 15, 2010: Brækhus becomes a unified welterweight world champion by beating Victoria Cisneros via 10 round unanimous decision. She now holds the WBA, WBC, and WBO welterweight world-champion belts.

      • April 13, 2013: Brækhus successfully defends the WBA, WBC, and WBO welterweight titles against Mia St. John, winning the fight via 3rd round TKO.

      • September 13, 2014: Brækhus becomes the undisputed welterweight world champion by defeating Ivana Habazin via 10 round unanimous decision. She now holds the WBA, WBC, WBO, and IBF welterweight world-champion belts.

      • February 24, 2017: Brækhus successfully defends the WBA, WBC, IBF, and WBO welterweight titles against Klara Svensson, winning the fight via 10 round unanimous decision.

      • October 21, 2017: Brækhus successfully defends the WBA, WBC, IBF, and WBO welterweight titles against Mikaela Laurén, winning the fight via 6th round TKO.

      • May 5, 2018: Brækhus successfully defends the WBA, WBC, IBF, and WBO welterweight titles against Kali Reis, winning the fight via 10 round unanimous decision.

      • November 30, 2019: Brækhus successfully defends the WBA, WBC, IBF, and WBO welterweight titles against Victoria Bustos, winning the fight via 10 round unanimous decision.


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