9 years and 4 months into his professional boxing career, George Kambosos Jr. has fought 22 times with 20 wins and 2 losses. As of February 2023, Kambosos Jr.'s boxing record stands at 20-2 (10 KO wins).
George Kambosos Jr. (Ferocious) is an Australian professional boxer. He was born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia on June 14, 1993. Kambosos Jr. made his professional boxing debut at the age of 19 on May 18, 2013. He is a lightweight world champion. Kambosos Jr. is 29 years old, he will turn 30 in 4 months and 7 days.
|Total Title Wins||4|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||0|
|Losses via KO||0|
|22||Oct 16, 2022||29||Devin Haney||Loss||UD|
|21||Jun 5, 2022||28||Devin Haney||Loss||UD|
|20||Nov 27, 2021||28||Teófimo López||Win||SD|
|19||Oct 31, 2020||27||Lee Selby||Win||SD|
|18||Dec 14, 2019||26||Mickey Bey||Win||SD|
|17||Jun 7, 2019||25||Richard Pena||Win||TKO6|
|16||Jan 19, 2019||25||Rey Perez||Win||UD|
|15||Jul 15, 2018||25||JR Magboo||Win||TKO2|
|14||May 5, 2018||24||Jose Forero||Win||KO1|
|13||Oct 13, 2017||24||Krai Setthaphon||Win||TKO9|
|12||May 6, 2017||23||Qamil Balla||Win||UD|
|11||Dec 2, 2016||23||Brandon Ogilvie||Win||UD|
|10||Jun 8, 2016||22||Issa Nampepeche||Win||RTD4|
|9||Dec 12, 2015||22||Joebert Delos Reyes||Win||KO4|
|8||Jul 4, 2015||22||Leonardo Esteban Gonzalez||Win||TKO3|
|7||Jan 31, 2015||21||Rodynie Rafol||Win||UD|
|6||Aug 29, 2014||21||Robert Toomey||Win||UD|
|5||Apr 9, 2014||20||Akrapong Nakthaem||Win||TKO1|
|4||Jan 29, 2014||20||Paitoon Jaikom||Win||UD|
|3||Nov 22, 2013||20||Michael Correa||Win||TKO6|
|2||Aug 17, 2013||20||Roberto Oyan||Win||UD|
|1||May 18, 2013||19||Jayson Mac Gura||Win||TKO2|
George Kambosos Jr. made his debut against Jayson Mac Gura at the age of 19 on May 18, 2013, defeating Gura via 2nd round TKO. He went on to win 19 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 9 wins via stoppage.
Kambosos Jr. had his first world title fight at the age of 28 on November 27, 2021 after 19 professional fights, against Teófimo López for the lightweight WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and The Ring titles. He defeated López via 12 round split-decision to become the lightweight champion of the world.
He is a one-time unified lightweight world champion, and has won four world titles at lightweight. For all the details about Kambosos Jr.'s world title wins and defenses refer to "George Kambosos Jr. World Titles".
Some of Kambosos Jr.'s best fights and notable victories include wins over Teófimo López, Lee Selby, Krai Setthaphon, Qamil Balla, Issa Nampepeche, Jose Forero, and JR Magboo.
George Kambosos Jr. has had a total of two losses in his professional boxing career so far — both of them in title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Devin Haney via 12 round unanimous decision on June 5, 2022, which ended his 20-fight win streak. He has never been stopped, both his losses came via decision. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of George Kambosos Jr.'s losses".
His most recent fight was for the lightweight undisputed championship title against American boxer Devin Haney on October 16, 2022. Kambosos Jr. lost the fight via 12 round unanimous decision. It's been 3 months and 22 days since this fight.
Kambosos Jr.'s professional boxing record is currently at 20-2, which includes 10 knockout wins, and four title wins. He is on a two-fight losing streak.
Although George Kambosos Jr. had a total of 22 fights till today, this fight against Teófimo López is the sole highlight of his career so far.
A 28-year old George Kambosos Jr. (19-0, 10 KO) had his first world title fight against an undefeated Teófimo López for López' WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and The Ring lightweight belts. López was 24 years old with a record of 16-0. López was on a 16-fight win streak with 12 KO wins. Kambosos Jr. was the taller of the two by 1 cm but López had a 1 cm reach advantage over Kambosos Jr.
Kambosos Jr. defeated López via 12 round split-decision to win the WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and Ring Magazine lightweight titles. He handed López the first loss of his career, and put an end to López' 16-fight win streak.
Some of Kambosos Jr.'s best wins so far are against Teófimo López, Lee Selby, Krai Setthaphon, Qamil Balla, Issa Nampepeche, Jose Forero, and JR Magboo. Despite the loss, his performance against Devin Haney is also among Kambosos Jr.'s best.
Kambosos Jr. has knocked out 10 of his 22 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 45.5%. Of his total 20 wins, 10 of them have been via KO (50%).
Kambosos Jr. has two losses. Devin Haney is the only boxer who has beaten Kambosos Jr.