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 against Jayson Mac Gura on May 18, 2013. He is a lightweight world champion. Kambosos Jr. is 29 years old, he will turn 30 in 8 months and 7 days.
9 years into his professional boxing career, George Kambosos Jr. has fought 21 times with 20 wins and a single loss. As of October 2022, Kambosos Jr.'s boxing record stands at 20-1 (10 KOs). In total, he has fought 142 rounds of professional boxing in 21 bouts.
|Total Title Wins||4|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||0|
|Losses via KO||0|
|22||Oct 15, 2022||29||Devin Haney||NA||NA|
|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. started boxing professionally at 19 years of age; he debuted against Jayson Mac Gura on May 18, 2013, and defeated Gura via 2nd round TKO.
He 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. Kambosos Jr. defeated López via 12 round split-decision to become the new lightweight champion of the world.
Kambosos Jr.'s notable victories include wins over Teófimo López, Lee Selby, Krai Setthaphon, Qamil Balla, Jose Forero, JR Magboo, and Richard Pena. For a complete list of Kambosos Jr.'s best performances refer to George Kambosos Jr.'s best fights.
His most recent fight was a lightweight title defense bout against American boxer Devin Haney on June 5, 2022. Kambosos Jr. lost the fight via 12 round unanimous decision — and lost his WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and The Ring titles. It's been 4 months and 2 days since this fight.
George Kambosos Jr.'s next fight is an immediate rematch with Devin Haney in a undisputed title fight on October 15, 2022 at the Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia. He challenges Haney's lightweight WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, WBO, and The Ring titles. For all the details about this fight visit Devin Haney vs. George Kambosos Jr. II.
George Kambosos Jr. fought for world titles in one fight and won. In total, he has won four belts at lightweight (WBA, IBF, WBO, The Ring). In his upcoming fight with Devin Haney, he will have a shot at the American's lightweight WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, WBO, and The Ring titles. He is a one-time unified lightweight world champion.
|Nov 27, 2021^||Teófimo López||LT||WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, The Ring|
Kambosos Jr. has knocked out 10 of his 21 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 47.6%. Of his total 20 wins, 10 of them have been via KO (50%).
George Kambosos Jr. has had just a single loss in 21 fights. He suffered his first loss against Devin Haney via 12 round UD in his 21st fight — his 20 fight win streak came to an end with this loss. Haney is the only boxer to beat Kambosos Jr.. For more details about this defeat, refer to All of George Kambosos Jr.'s losses.