Josh Warrington (The Leeds Warrior) is a British professional boxer. He was born in Leeds, England on November 14, 1990. Warrington made his professional boxing debut at the age of 18 against Delroy Spencer on October 31, 2009. He is a featherweight world champion. Warrington is 31 years old, he will turn 32 in 1 month and 7 days.
12 years and 4 months into his professional boxing career, Josh Warrington has fought 33 times with 31 wins, a single loss, and 1 draw. As of October 2022, Warrington's boxing record stands at 31-1-1 (8 KOs). In total, he has fought 249 rounds of professional boxing in 33 bouts.
|Total Title Wins||2|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||2|
|Losses via KO||1|
|34||Dec 10, 2022||32||Luis Alberto Lopez||NA||NA|
|33||Mar 26, 2022||31||Kiko Martínez||Win||TKO7|
|32||Sep 4, 2021||30||Mauricio Lara||Draw||TD|
|31||Feb 13, 2021||30||Mauricio Lara||Loss||TKO9|
|30||Oct 12, 2019||28||Sofiane Takoucht||Win||TKO2|
|29||Jun 15, 2019||28||Kid Galahad||Win||SD|
|28||Dec 22, 2018||28||Carl Frampton||Win||UD|
|27||May 19, 2018||27||Lee Selby||Win||SD|
|26||Oct 21, 2017||26||Dennis Ceylan||Win||TKO10|
|25||May 13, 2017||26||Kiko Martínez||Win||MD|
|24||Jul 30, 2016||25||Patrick Hyland||Win||TKO9|
|23||Apr 16, 2016||25||Hisashi Amagasa||Win||UD|
|22||Sep 5, 2015||24||Joel Brunker||Win||UD|
|21||Apr 11, 2015||24||Dennis Tubieron||Win||UD|
|20||Feb 21, 2015||24||Edwin Tellez||Win||TKO5|
|19||Oct 4, 2014||23||Davide Dieli||Win||TKO4|
|18||May 21, 2014||23||Martin Lindsay||Win||UD|
|17||Apr 19, 2014||23||Rendall Munroe||Win||RTD7|
|16||Nov 2, 2013||22||Samir Mouneimne||Win||TKO12|
|15||Sep 27, 2013||22||Ian Bailey||Win||UD|
|14||Mar 22, 2013||22||Jamie Speight||Win||UD|
|13||Nov 9, 2012||21||Chris Male||Win||UD|
|12||Jun 2, 2012||21||Ibrar Riyaz||Win||PTS|
|11||Mar 3, 2012||21||Dan Naylor||Win||PTS|
|10||Dec 18, 2011||21||Ian Bailey||Win||PTS|
|9||Oct 22, 2011||20||Dougie Curran||Win||PTS|
|8||Apr 28, 2011||20||Marc Callaghan||Win||PTS|
|7||Apr 9, 2011||20||Chris Riley||Win||PTS|
|6||Jan 22, 2011||20||Steve Gethin||Win||PTS|
|5||Oct 2, 2010||19||Youssef al-Hamidi||Win||PTS|
|4||May 28, 2010||19||John Riley||Win||PTS|
|3||Mar 5, 2010||19||Danny McDermid||Win||PTS|
|2||Dec 20, 2009||19||Pavels Senkovs||Win||PTS|
|1||Oct 31, 2009||18||Delroy Spencer||Win||PTS|
Josh Warrington started boxing professionally at 18 years of age; he debuted against Delroy Spencer on October 31, 2009, and defeated Spencer via 4 round PTS.
He had his first world title fight at the age of 27 on May 19, 2018 after 26 professional fights against Lee Selby for the featherweight IBF title. Warrington defeated Selby via 12 round split-decision to become the new featherweight champion of the world.
Warrington's notable victories include wins over Carl Frampton, Sofiane Takoucht, Lee Selby, Kiko Martínez, Kid Galahad, Dennis Ceylan, and Patrick Hyland. For a complete list of Warrington's best performances refer to Josh Warrington's best fights.
His most recent fight was on March 26, 2022 against Spanish boxer Kiko Martínez for Martínez' featherweight title. Warrington won the fight via 7th round TKO and won the IBF title. It's been 6 months and 11 days since this fight.
Josh Warrington's next fight is tentatively scheduled against Mexican boxer Luis Alberto Lopez for December 10, 2022 at the First Direct Arena, Leeds, England. He will be defending his featherweight IBF title. For all the details about this fight visit Josh Warrington vs. Luis Alberto Lopez.
Josh Warrington fought for world titles in two fights and won both the times. In total, he has won two belts at featherweight (IBF 2x).
Warrington has knocked out 8 of his 33 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 24.2%. Of his total 31 wins, 8 of them have been via KO (25.8%).
Josh Warrington has had just a single loss in 33 fights. He suffered his first loss against Mauricio Lara via 9th round TKO in his 31st fight — his 30 fight win streak came to an end with this loss. Lara is the only boxer to beat Warrington. For more details about this defeat, refer to All of Josh Warrington's losses.