12 years and 1 month into his professional boxing career, Julius Indongo has fought 27 times with 23 wins and 4 losses. As of March 2023, Indongo's boxing record stands at 23-4 (12 KO wins, 4 KO losses).
Julius Indongo (Blue Machine) is a Namibian professional boxer. He was born in Windhoek, Namibia on February 12, 1983. Indongo made his professional boxing debut at the age of 26 on July 25, 2009. He is a super-lightweight world champion. Indongo is 40 years old, he will turn 41 in 10 months and 12 days.
|Total Title Wins||2|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||1|
|Losses via KO||4|
|27||Sep 3, 2021||38||Hassan Mwakinyo||Loss||TKO4|
|26||Nov 27, 2020||37||Daniyar Yeleussinov||Loss||TKO2|
|25||Aug 3, 2019||36||Carltavius Jones Johnson||Win||TKO2|
|24||Mar 9, 2018||35||Regis Prograis||Loss||TKO2|
|23||Aug 19, 2017||34||Terence Crawford||Loss||KO3|
|22||Apr 15, 2017||34||Ricky Burns||Win||UD|
|21||Dec 3, 2016||33||Eduard Troyanovsky||Win||KO1|
|20||Aug 6, 2016||33||Fabian Lyimo||Win||TKO1|
|19||Mar 26, 2016||33||Allan Kamote||Win||TKO9|
|18||Oct 3, 2015||32||Zolani Marali||Win||UD|
|17||Mar 20, 2015||32||Ibrahim Class||Win||UD|
|16||Dec 6, 2014||31||Kaizer Mabuza||Win||UD|
|15||Jul 26, 2014||31||Ishmael Takudzwa Kuchocha||Win||TKO3|
|14||Mar 1, 2014||31||Joel Mwewa||Win||KO1|
|13||May 11, 2013||30||Nelson Banda||Win||PTS|
|12||Mar 20, 2013||30||Abias Silipumbwe||Win||KO1|
|11||Oct 12, 2012||29||James Onyango||Win||TKO2|
|10||Mar 20, 2012||29||Meshack Kondwani||Win||TKO4|
|9||Nov 5, 2011||28||Silas Mandeya||Win||UD|
|8||Jun 11, 2011||28||Peter Malakia||Win||TKO10|
|7||Mar 19, 2011||28||Samuel Kapapu||Win||UD|
|6||Aug 7, 2010||27||Lawrence Moyo||Win||TKO1|
|5||May 29, 2010||27||Samuel Kapapu||Win||UD|
|4||Mar 20, 2010||27||Festus Nghidinwa||Win||MD|
|3||Oct 31, 2009||26||Daniel Hosea||Win||TKO2|
|2||Sep 12, 2009||26||Pohamba Mandume||Win||UD|
|1||Jul 25, 2009||26||Pohamba Mandume||Win||PTS|
Julius Indongo is a super-lightweight world champion. He has held two world titles at the super-lightweight weight division, both of which were lineal championship wins.
|Weight Division||World Titles Held|
Julius Indongo made his professional boxing debut against Pohamba Mandume at the age of 26 on July 25, 2009, defeating Mandume via 4 round PTS. He went on to win 21 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 11 wins via stoppage.
Indongo had his first world title fight at the age of 33 on December 3, 2016 after 20 professional fights, against Eduard Troyanovsky for the super-lightweight IBF title. He defeated Troyanovsky via 1st round KO to become the super-lightweight champion of the world.
He is a one-time unified super-lightweight world champion, and has won two world titles at super-lightweight. For all the details about Indongo's world title wins and defenses refer to "Julius Indongo World Titles".
Some of Indongo's best fights and notable victories include wins over Eduard Troyanovsky, Ricky Burns, Fabian Lyimo, Zolani Marali, Kaizer Mabuza, Carltavius Jones Johnson, and Allan Kamote.
Julius Indongo has had a total of four losses in his professional boxing career so far — one of them in a title bout and three in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Terence Crawford via 3rd round KO on August 19, 2017, which ended his 22-fight win streak. All of Indongo's losses came via stoppage. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of Julius Indongo's losses".
His most recent fight was a non-title bout against Tanzanian boxer Hassan Mwakinyo on September 3, 2021. Indongo lost the fight via 4th round TKO. It's been 1 year, 6 months, and 28 days since this fight.
Indongo's professional boxing record is currently at 23-4, which includes 12 knockout wins and four losses via knockout, and two title wins. He is on a two-fight losing streak.
Julius Indongo has fought a total of 27 times till today. These two fights are the highlight of his career.
December 3, 2016: Indongo wins his first world title by defeating Eduard Troyanovsky via 1st round KO. He is now the IBF super-lightweight world champion.
April 15, 2017: Indongo becomes a unified super-lightweight world champion by beating Ricky Burns via 12 round unanimous decision. He now holds the IBF and WBA (Unified) super-lightweight world-champion belts.
A 38-year old Julius Indongo (23-3, 12 KO) fought Tanzanian boxer Hassan Mwakinyo, who was 26 years old with a record of 19-2. Mwakinyo was on a nine-fight win streak with 13 KO wins. Indongo was the taller of the two by 6 cms but Mwakinyo had a 2 cm reach advantage over Indongo.
Indongo lost to Mwakinyo via 4th round TKO.
A 37-year old Julius Indongo (23-2, 12 KO) fought an undefeated Kazakhstani boxer Daniyar Yeleussinov, who was 29 years old with a record of 9-0. Yeleussinov was on a nine-fight win streak with 5 KO wins. Both the boxers were of the same height but Indongo had a 2 cm reach advantage over Yeleussinov.
Indongo lost to Yeleussinov via 2nd round TKO.
A 35-year old Julius Indongo (22-1, 11 KO) fought an undefeated American boxer Regis Prograis, who was 29 years old with a record of 20-0. Prograis was on a 20-fight win streak with 17 KO wins. Indongo was the taller of the two by 6 cms and also had a 11 cm reach advantage.
Indongo lost to Prograis via 2nd round TKO.
A 34-year old Julius Indongo (22-0, 11 KO) faced an undefeated American boxer Terence Crawford, who was 29 years old with a record of 31-0 in an undisputed super-lightweight championship bout. Crawford was on a 31-fight win streak with 22 KO wins. Indongo was the taller of the two by 6 cms but Crawford had a 7 cm reach advantage over Indongo.
Indongo lost to Crawford via 3rd round KO and lost the WBA (Unified) and IBF super-lightweight titles. He suffers the first loss of his career, and his 22-fight win streak comes to an end.
A 34-year old Julius Indongo (21-0, 11 KO) faced Scottish boxer Ricky Burns, who was 34 years old with a record of 41-5-1 in a super-lightweight unification fight. Burns was on a four-fight win streak with 14 KO wins. Indongo was the taller of the two by 4 cms and also had a 3 cm reach advantage.
Indongo defeated Burns via 12 round unanimous decision to win the WBA (Unified) super-lightweight title and retain the IBF super-lightweight title.
A 33-year old Julius Indongo (20-0, 10 KO) had his first world title fight against an undefeated Russian boxer Eduard Troyanovsky for Troyanovsky's IBF super-lightweight belt. Troyanovsky was 36 years old with a record of 25-0. Troyanovsky was on a 25-fight win streak with 22 KO wins. Indongo was the taller of the two by 6 cms and also had a 6 cm reach advantage.
Indongo defeated Troyanovsky via 1st round KO to win the IBF super-lightweight title. He handed Troyanovsky the first loss of his career, and put an end to Troyanovsky's 25-fight win streak.
Indongo has knocked out 12 of his 27 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 44.4%. Of his total 23 wins, 12 of them have been via KO (52.2%).
Indongo has four losses. Hassan Mwakinyo, Daniyar Yeleussinov, Regis Prograis, and Terence Crawford are the four boxers who have beaten Indongo.