Leigh Wood World Title Fights

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Leigh Wood has had a total of four world-title fights till today, which includes winning two world titles and one successful title defense. He won three of these fights and lost one.

Title Wins

Leigh Wood has fought for featherweight world titles in two fights and won both the times, winning one of them via way of stoppage. Till today, he has won two featherweight belts.

DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod
May 27, 2023Mauricio LaraFeatherweightWBA*UD
Jul 31, 2021Xu CanFeatherweightWBA (Regular)TKO
* Vacant title

Title Defenses

Leigh Wood has had two featherweight world-title defense fights. He won once and lost once.

Following is the table of his successful title defense fights, the next section has the fights where he lost his titles.

DateOpponentDivisionTitles DefendedMethod
Mar 12, 2022Michael ConlanFeatherweightWBA (Regular)TKO

Title Losses

Leigh Wood has lost one world-title defense fight, and lost one title in the fight.

DateOpponentDivisionTitles LostMethod
Feb 18, 2023Mauricio LaraFeatherweightWBATKO


  • What was Leigh Wood's first world title win?

    Wood's first world-title win was the WBA (Regular) belt at featherweight. He defeated Xu Can via 12th round TKO to win the title.

  • How many world titles did Leigh Wood win?

    As of June 2023, Wood has won two world titles at featherweight.

  • How many title defenses did Leigh Wood make?

    Wood has had a total of two title defense fight so far. He was successful one time and lost one time.