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Jamal James Record

Total Fights29
Title Wins0
Title Defenses0
Title-Fight KOs0
KO Wins12
KO Losses1
Jamal James Record & Stats
Jamal James' Record
Jamal James' boxing record and career infographic

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      What is Jamal James' boxing record?

      11 years and five months into his professional boxing career, Jamal James has fought 29 times with 27 wins and 2 losses.

      James' boxing record is currently 27-2. He has a 41.4% knockouts-to-fights ratio with 12 of his total 29 fights being knockout wins. The only knockout loss in James' career is a 9th round TKO loss to Radzhab Butaev in a welterweight title fight.

      His last fight was a 9th round TKO defeat to Radzhab Butaev on October 30, 2021. James lost the welterweight WBA (Regular) title to Butaev in this fight. He is on a one-fight losing streak.

      Some of James' best fights and notable victories include wins over Diego Chaves, Javier Molina, Jo Jo Dan, Antonio DeMarco, Mohammed Kayongo, Juan Carlos Abreu, and Janer Gonzalez.

      29Oct 30, 202133Radzhab ButaevLoss *TKO9
      28Aug 8, 202032Thomas DulormeWinUD
      27Jul 13, 201930Antonio DeMarcoWinUD
      26Feb 23, 201930Janer GonzalezWinRTD6
      25Aug 24, 201830Mahonry MontesWinKO2
      24Apr 13, 201829Abel RamosWinMD
      23Dec 15, 201729Diego ChavesWinKO3
      22Jul 15, 201728Jo Jo DanWinUD
      21Aug 12, 201628Yordenis UgásLossUD
      20Jul 16, 201627Wale OmotosoWinSD
      19Jan 19, 201627Javier MolinaWinUD
      18Sep 18, 201527Juan Carlos AbreuWinUD
      17Jun 27, 201526Michael BalasiWinUD
      16Apr 18, 201526Daniel SostreWinKO2
      15Nov 1, 201426Cameron KraelWinKO8
      14Aug 22, 201426Wayne MartellWinTKO1
      13Mar 28, 201425Angel HernandezWinUD
      12Jan 24, 201425Colby CourterWinTKO4
      11Sep 21, 201325Mohammed KayongoWinUD
      10Aug 16, 201325Robert OsiobeWinUD
      9Jan 5, 201324Patrick BoozerWinUD
      8Oct 27, 201224Corey RodriguezWinTD
      7Aug 25, 201224Charon SpainWinTKO1
      6Jun 23, 201223Hector OrozcoWinUD
      5May 20, 201122Hector OrozcoWinUD
      4Feb 26, 201122Justin DanforthWinTKO2
      3Dec 18, 201022Ryan GronvoldWinTKO1
      2Nov 5, 201022Wes RonchiWinKO1
      1May 22, 201021Justin DanforthWinTKO3

      * World-title fight

      Boxing career

      Jamal James (Shango) is a 35-year old American professional boxer. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. on July 27, 1988. He is a former welterweight world champion.

      James made his professional boxing debut against Justin Danforth at the age of 21 on May 22, 2010, defeating Danforth via 3rd round TKO. He went on to win 19 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 8 wins via stoppage.

      He had his first world title fight at the age of 33 on October 30, 2021 after 28 professional fights, against Radzhab Butaev for the WBA (Regular) title. He lost to Butaev via 9th round TKO.

      James has had a total of two losses in his professional boxing career so far.

      His most recent fight was a welterweight title defense bout against Russian boxer Radzhab Butaev on October 30, 2021. James lost the fight via 9th round TKO — and lost his WBA (Regular) title. It's been 2 years, 7 months, and 22 days since this fight.


      James has had a total of one world-title fights till today, which includes winning zero world titles and zero successful title defenses. He won zero of these fights and lost one.

      Title Wins

      Jamal James He was elevated as world champion once, by WBA.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod

      Title Losses

      Jamal James has lost one world-title defense fight, and lost one title in the fight.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles LostMethod
      Oct 30, 2021Radzhab ButaevWelterweightWBA (Regular)TKO


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