Leigh Wood Record & Stats

Leigh Wood Record & Stats

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Leigh Wood (Leigh-Thal) is a British professional boxer. He was born in Gedling, Nottinghamshire, England on August 1, 1988. Wood made his professional boxing debut at the age of 23 against Chuck Jones on October 28, 2011. He is a featherweight world champion. Wood is 34 years old, he will turn 35 in 7 months and 27 days.

Gedling, Nottinghamshire, England
“Leigh-Thal”
Born
Aug 1, 1988
Age
34
Debut
Oct 28, 2011
Record
26-2
Rounds
144
KO Pct
57.1%
Height
170 cm
Reach
170 cm
Ape Index
0 cm
Stance
Orthodox
Last Fight
WBA
FT
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      Leigh Wood Record

      10 years and 4 months into his professional boxing career, Leigh Wood has fought 28 times with 26 wins and 2 losses. As of December 2022, Wood's boxing record stands at 26-2 (16 KOs). In total, he has fought 144 rounds of professional boxing in 28 bouts.

      Total Fights28
      Wins26
      Losses2
      Draws0
      No-Contests0
      KO Wins16
      Total Title Wins1
      Title Defenses1
      Title-Fight KO Wins2
      Losses via KO1
      #DateAgeOpponentResultVia
      28Mar 12, 202233 Michael Conlan WinTKO12
      27Jul 31, 202132 Xu Can WinTKO12
      26Feb 13, 202132Reece MouldWinTKO9
      25Feb 21, 202031 Jazza DickensLossMD
      24Oct 4, 201931David Oliver JoyceWinTKO9
      23May 10, 201930Ryan DoyleWinKO10
      22Mar 2, 201930Abraham Osei BonsuWinKO2
      21Mar 3, 201829Rafael CastilloWinTKO3
      20Nov 25, 201729Reynaldo MoraWinPTS
      19Jun 24, 201728Simas VolosinasWinPTS
      18Mar 26, 201627Lee GloverWinTKO2
      17Oct 24, 201527Josh WaleWinPTS
      16Jul 25, 201526Isaac OwusuWinKO4
      15Mar 28, 201526Laszio FeketeWinTKO1
      14Mar 7, 201526Janis PuksinsWinTKO2
      13May 16, 201425Martin MubiruWinTKO3
      12Feb 22, 201425Gavin McDonnellLossTKO6
      11Dec 13, 201325Simas VolosinasWinPTS
      10Nov 1, 201325Genilson de Jesus SantosWinRTD3
      9Jun 22, 201324Ian BaileyWinTKO2
      8Apr 13, 201324Sid RazakWinPTS
      7Feb 2, 201324Kristian LaightWinPTS
      6Dec 8, 201224Tibor MeszarosWinTKO1
      5Nov 17, 201224Dai DaviesWinPTS
      4Sep 28, 201224Chuck JonesWinRTD1
      3Feb 18, 201223Pavels SenkovsWinPTS
      2Nov 12, 201123Ryan McNicolWinPTS
      1Oct 28, 201123Chuck JonesWinPTS

      Leigh Wood Stats

      Leigh Wood is 170 cm tall (5' 6.93") with a reach of 170 cm (5' 6.93"). He fights out of the orthodox stance and presents an ape-index of 0. Wood has a 60.7% KO rate.

      Career Summary

      Leigh Wood started boxing professionally at 23 years of age; he debuted against Chuck Jones on October 28, 2011, and defeated Jones via 6 round PTS.

      He had his first world title fight at the age of 32 on July 31, 2021 after 26 professional fights against Xu Can for the featherweight WBA (Regular) title. Wood defeated Can via 12th round TKO to become the new featherweight champion of the world.

      Wood's notable victories include wins over Xu Can, Michael Conlan, David Oliver Joyce, Lee Glover, Ryan Doyle, Martin Mubiru, and Reece Mould. For a complete list of Wood's best performances refer to Leigh Wood's best fights.

      His most recent fight was a featherweight title defense bout against Irish boxer Michael Conlan on March 12, 2022. Wood won the fight via 12th round TKO and defended his WBA (Regular) title. It's been 8 months and 23 days since this fight.

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