Lawrence Okolie Record & Stats

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Hackney, London England
“The Sauce”
Dec 16, 1992
Mar 25, 2017
Title Fights
14 (70%)
196 cm
210 cm
Ape Index
14 cm
Last Fight
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      Lawrence Okolie (The Sauce) is a 30-year old British professional boxer. He was born in Hackney, London England on December 16, 1992. Okolie made his professional boxing debut at the age of 24, on March 25, 2017. He is a cruiserweight world champion.

      Lawrence Okolie Record

      Six years and two months into his professional boxing career, Lawrence Okolie has fought 20 times with 19 wins and a single loss. As of October 2023, Okolie's boxing record stands at 19-1 (14 KO wins).

      Following is a tabular list of Okolie's fights. For a list with more details — like opponent record, opponent stats, including videos, and his next fight — refer to "All of Lawrence Okolie's fights".

      Total Fights20
      KO Wins14
      Total Title Wins1
      Title Defenses3
      Title-Fight KO Wins2
      Losses via KO0
      20May 27, 202330Chris Billam-SmithLoss *MD
      19Mar 25, 202330David LightWin *UD
      18Feb 27, 202229Michał CieślakWin *UD
      17Sep 25, 202128Dilan PrašovićWin *KO3
      16Mar 20, 202128Krzysztof GłowackiWin *TKO6
      15Dec 12, 202027Nikodem JeżewskiWinTKO2
      14Oct 26, 201926Yves NgabuWinTKO7
      13Jul 20, 201926Mariano Angel GudinoWinTKO7
      12Mar 23, 201926Wadi CamachoWinTKO4
      11Feb 2, 201926Tamas LodiWinTKO3
      10Sep 22, 201825Matty AskinWinUD
      9Jun 6, 201825Luke WatkinsWinTKO3
      8Feb 3, 201825Isaac ChamberlainWinUD
      7Dec 13, 201724Antonio SousaWinTKO2
      6Oct 28, 201724Adam WilliamsWinTKO3
      5Sep 1, 201724Blaise MendouoWinPTS
      4Jul 1, 201724Russell HenshawWinTKO1
      3May 27, 201724Rudolf HelesicWinTKO1
      2Apr 15, 201724Lukasz RusiewiczWinTKO1
      1Mar 25, 201724Geoffrey CaveWinKO1

      * World-title fight

      World Titles

      Okolie is a cruiserweight world champion. He has held one world title at cruiserweight, which was a vacant title win.

      Weight DivisionWorld Titles Held


      Lawrence Okolie is 196 cm tall (6' 5.17") with a reach of 210 cm (6' 10.68"). He fights out of the orthodox stance and presents an ape-index of 14 cm (5.51").

      Okolie has a 70% KO rate. Of his total 14 KO wins, 11 were in the early rounds and three in the mid rounds. He has four first-round KO wins.

      Career Summary

      Lawrence Okolie made his professional boxing debut against Geoffrey Cave at the age of 24 on March 25, 2017, defeating Cave via 1st round KO. He went on to win 18 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 13 wins via stoppage.

      Okolie had his first world title fight at the age of 28 on March 20, 2021 after 15 professional fights, against Krzysztof Głowacki for the cruiserweight WBO (vacant) title. He defeated Głowacki via 6th round TKO to become the cruiserweight champion of the world.

      Okolie has won one world title at cruiserweight. For all the details about Okolie's world title wins and defenses refer to "Lawrence Okolie World Titles".

      Some of Okolie's best fights and notable victories include wins over Dilan Prašović, David Light, Krzysztof Głowacki, Michał Cieślak, Yves Ngabu, Wadi Camacho, and Isaac Chamberlain.

      Okolie has had just a single loss in his professional boxing career so far.

      His most recent fight was a cruiserweight title defense bout against English boxer Chris Billam-Smith on May 27, 2023. Okolie lost the fight via 12 round majority decision — and lost his WBO title. It's been 4 months and 6 days since this fight.

      Career Highlights

      Okolie has fought a total of 20 times till today, which includes 5 world-title fights at the cruiserweight division. These three fights are the highlight of his career.

      • March 20, 2021: Okolie wins his first world title by defeating Krzysztof Głowacki via 6th round TKO. He is now the WBO cruiserweight world champion.

      • September 25, 2021: Okolie successfully defends the WBO cruiserweight title against Dilan Prašović, winning the fight via 3rd round KO.

      • March 25, 2023: Okolie successfully defends the WBO cruiserweight title against David Light, winning the fight via 12 round unanimous decision.


      Fight Recommendations

      If you are interested in Okolie's boxing career, you should definitely check out the following fights.

      1. Lawrence Okolie defeats Dilan Prašović via 3rd round KO
      2. Lawrence Okolie defeats David Light via 12-round unanimous decision
      3. Lawrence Okolie defeats Krzysztof Głowacki via 6th round TKO
      4. Lawrence Okolie loses to Chris Billam-Smith via 12-round majority decision
      5. Lawrence Okolie defeats Michał Cieślak via 12-round unanimous decision
      6. Lawrence Okolie defeats Isaac Chamberlain via 10-round unanimous decision
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