In a career spanning 7 years and 3 months, Laila Ali fought 24 times with 24 wins and no losses. By her last professional fight on February 3, 2007, Ali's boxing record stood at 24-0 (21 KO wins).
Laila Ali (She Bee Stingin') is a retired American professional boxer. She was born in Miami Beach, Florida, U.S. on December 30, 1977. Ali made her professional boxing debut at the age of 21 on October 8, 1999. She is a former super-middleweight world champion. She is 45 years old, and will be turning 46 in 10 months and 26 days. Ali is a Hall of Famer.
|Total Title Wins||1|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||3|
|Losses via KO||0|
|24||Feb 3, 2007||29||Gwendolyn O'Neil||Win||TKO1|
|23||Nov 11, 2006||28||Shelley Burton||Win||TKO4|
|22||Dec 17, 2005||27||Åsa Sandell||Win||TKO5|
|21||Jun 11, 2005||27||Erin Toughill||Win||TKO3|
|20||Feb 11, 2005||27||Cassandra Geiggar||Win||TKO8|
|19||Sep 24, 2004||26||Gwendolyn O'Neil||Win||KO3|
|18||Jul 30, 2004||26||Monica Nunez||Win||TKO9|
|17||Jul 17, 2004||26||Nikki Eplion||Win||TKO4|
|16||Aug 23, 2003||25||Christy Martin||Win||KO4|
|15||Jun 21, 2003||25||Valerie Mahfood||Win||TKO6|
|14||Feb 14, 2003||25||Mary Ann Almager||Win||TKO4|
|13||Nov 8, 2002||24||Valerie Mahfood||Win||TKO8|
|12||Aug 17, 2002||24||Suzette Taylor||Win||TKO2|
|11||Jun 7, 2002||24||Shirvelle Williams||Win||UD|
|10||Jun 8, 2001||23||Jacqui Frazier-Lyde||Win||MD|
|9||Mar 2, 2001||23||Christine Robinson||Win||TKO5|
|8||Oct 20, 2000||22||Kendra Lenhart||Win||UD|
|7||Jun 15, 2000||22||Marjorie Jones||Win||TKO1|
|6||Apr 22, 2000||22||Kristina King||Win||TKO4|
|5||Apr 8, 2000||22||Karen Bill||Win||TKO3|
|4||Mar 7, 2000||22||Crystal Arcand||Win||KO1|
|3||Dec 10, 1999||21||Nicolyn Armstrong||Win||TKO2|
|2||Nov 11, 1999||21||Shadina Pennybaker||Win||TKO4|
|1||Oct 8, 1999||21||April Fowler||Win||KO1|
Laila Ali's professional boxing career spanned more than 7 years — from 1999 to 2007.
Ali made her debut against April Fowler at the age of 21 on October 8, 1999, defeating Fowler via 1st round KO. She would go on to remain undefeated throughout her career.
Ali had her first world title fight at the age of 27 on June 11, 2005 after 20 professional fights, against Erin Toughill for the super-middleweight WBC title. She defeated Toughill via 3rd round TKO to become the super-middleweight champion of the world.
Ali has won one world title at super-middleweight. For all the details about Ali's world title wins and defenses refer to "Laila Ali World Titles".
Some of Ali's best fights and notable victories include wins over Gwendolyn O'Neil, Shelley Burton, Erin Toughill, Åsa Sandell, Christy Martin, Monica Nunez, and Mary Ann Almager.
Laila Ali has never lost a fight in her professional boxing career.
Her last professional fight was a super-middleweight title defense bout against Gwendolyn O'Neil on February 3, 2007. Ali won the fight via 1st round TKO and defended her WBC title. It's been 16 years and 1 day since this fight.
Ali retired from professional boxing with an undefeated record of 24-0, which included 21 knockout wins, and 1 title win. She was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame (IBHOF) in 2021.
Laila Ali fought a total of 24 times during her professional career. These three fights are the highlight of her career.
A 27-year old Laila Ali (20-0, 17 KO) had her first world title fight against Erin Toughill for Toughill's WBC super-middleweight belt.Ali defeated Toughill via 3rd round TKO to win the WBC super-middleweight title.
A 28-year old Laila Ali (22-0, 19 KO) faced Shelley Burton in a super-middleweight title defense fight.Ali defeated Burton via 4th round TKO to retain the WBC super-middleweight title.
In a rematch, a 29-year old Laila Ali (23-0, 20 KO) faced Gwendolyn O'Neil in a super-middleweight title defense fight.Ali defeated O'Neil via 1st round TKO to retain the WBC super-middleweight title.
Some of Ali's best wins were against Gwendolyn O'Neil, Shelley Burton, Erin Toughill, Åsa Sandell, Christy Martin, Monica Nunez, and Mary Ann Almager.
Ali knocked out 21 of his 24 opponents. By her last fight, her KO ratio was at 87.5%. Of her total 24 wins, 21 of them were via KO (87.5%).
Laila Ali was undefeated in her professional boxing career. She didn't lose a single fight and retired with a record of 24 fights — all wins, no losses.