Marvelous Marvin Hagler Record & Stats

Marvelous Marvin Hagler Record & Stats

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In a career spanning 13 years and 10 months, Marvelous Marvin Hagler fought 67 times with 62 wins, 3 losses, and 2 draws. By his last professional fight on April 6, 1987, Hagler's boxing record stood at 62-3-2 (52 KO wins).

Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
May 23, 1954
Mar 13, 2021 (66 years)
May 18, 1973
52 (77.6%)
177 cm
191 cm
Ape Index
14 cm
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Marvelous Marvin Hagler's boxing record
Boxing Career of Marvelous Marvin Hagler
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      Marvelous Marvin Hagler was an American professional boxer. He was born in Newark, New Jersey, U.S. on May 23, 1954. Hagler made his professional boxing debut at the age of 18, on May 18, 1973. He was a middleweight world champion. He died on March 13, 2021 at the age of 66 years. Hagler is a Hall of Famer.

      Fight Record

      Total Fights67
      KO Wins52
      Total Title Wins4
      Title Defenses12
      Title-Fight KO Wins12
      Losses via KO0
      67Apr 6, 198732Sugar Ray LeonardLoss *SD
      66Mar 10, 198631John MugabiWin *KO11
      65Apr 15, 198530Thomas HearnsWin *TKO3
      64Oct 19, 198430Mustafa HamshoWin *TKO3
      63Mar 30, 198429Juan RoldánWin *TKO10
      62Nov 10, 198329Roberto DuránWin *UD
      61May 27, 198329Wilford ScypionWin *KO4
      60Feb 11, 198328Tony SibsonWin *TKO6
      59Oct 30, 198228Fulgencio ObelmejiasWin *TKO5
      58Mar 7, 198227William LeeWin *TKO1
      57Oct 3, 198127Mustafa HamshoWin *TKO11
      56Jun 13, 198127Vito AntuofermoWin *RTD4
      55Jan 17, 198126Fulgencio ObelmejiasWin *TKO8
      54Sep 27, 198026Alan MinterWin *TKO3
      53May 17, 198025Marcos GeraldoWinUD
      52Apr 19, 198025Bobby WattsWinTKO2
      51Feb 16, 198025Loucif HamaniWinKO2
      50Nov 30, 197925Vito AntuofermoDraw *SD
      49Jun 30, 197925Norberto Rufino CabreraWinTKO8
      48May 26, 197925Jamie ThomasWinTKO3
      47Mar 12, 197924Bob PattersonWinTKO3
      46Feb 3, 197924Sugar Ray SealesWinTKO1
      45Nov 11, 197824Willie WarrenWinTKO7
      44Aug 24, 197824Bennie BriscoeWinUD
      43May 13, 197823Kevin FinneganWinTKO7
      42Apr 7, 197823Doug DemmingsWinTKO8
      41Mar 4, 197823Kevin FinneganWinTKO9
      40Nov 26, 197723Mike ColbertWinTKO12
      39Oct 15, 197723Jim HenryWinUD
      38Sep 24, 197723Ray PhillipsWinTKO7
      37Aug 23, 197723Willie MonroeWinTKO2
      36Jun 10, 197723Roy Jones Sr.WinTKO3
      35Mar 16, 197722Reggie FordWinKO3
      34Feb 15, 197722Willie MonroeWinTKO12
      33Dec 21, 197622George DavisWinTKO6
      32Sep 14, 197622Eugene HartWinRTD8
      31Aug 3, 197622DC WalkerWinTKO6
      30Jun 2, 197622Bob SmithWinTKO5
      29Mar 9, 197621Willie MonroeLossUD
      28Feb 7, 197621Matt DonovanWinTKO2
      27Jan 13, 197621Bobby WattsLossMD
      26Dec 20, 197521Johnny BaldwinWinUD
      25Sep 30, 197521Lamont LoveladyWinTKO7
      24Aug 7, 197521Jesse BenderWinKO1
      23May 24, 197521Jimmy OwensWinDQ
      22Apr 14, 197520Jimmy OwensWinSD
      21Mar 31, 197520Joey BlairWinKO2
      20Feb 15, 197520Dornell WigfallWinKO6
      19Dec 20, 197420DC WalkerWinTKO2
      18Nov 26, 197420Sugar Ray SealesDrawMD
      17Nov 16, 197420George GreenWinKO1
      16Oct 29, 197420Morris JordanWinTKO4
      15Aug 30, 197420Sugar Ray SealesWinUD
      14Aug 13, 197420Peachy DavisWinKO1
      13Jul 16, 197420Bobby WilliamsWinTKO3
      12May 30, 197420Curtis PhillipsWinTKO5
      11May 4, 197419James RedfordWinTKO2
      10Apr 5, 197419Tracy MorrisonWinTKO8
      9Feb 5, 197419Bob HarringtonWinKO5
      8Dec 18, 197319James RedfordWinKO4
      7Dec 6, 197319Manny FreitasWinTKO1
      6Nov 17, 197319Cocoa KidWinKO2
      5Oct 26, 197319Cove GreenWinTKO4
      4Oct 6, 197319Dornell WigfallWinPTS
      3Aug 8, 197319Muhammed SmithWinKO2
      2Jul 25, 197319Sonny WilliamsWinUD
      1May 18, 197318Terry RyanWinKO2

      * World-title fight

      World Titles

      Hagler was a middleweight world champion. He held four world titles at the middleweight weight division, all four of which were lineal championship wins.

      Weight DivisionWorld Titles Held
      MiddleweightWBA, WBC, IBF, The Ring


      Marvelous Marvin Hagler was 177 cm tall (5' 9.69") with a reach of 191 cm (6' 3.20"). He was a switch hitter, who could fight out of both the orthodox and the southpaw stances, and presented an ape-index of 14 cm (5.51").

      Hagler had a 77.6% KO rate. Of his total 52 KO wins, 29 were in the early rounds, 17 in the mid rounds, and six in the later rounds. He had six first-round KO wins.

      Career Summary

      Marvelous Marvin Hagler's professional boxing career spanned more than 13 years — from 1973 to 1987.

      Hagler made his professional boxing debut against Terry Ryan at the age of 18 on May 18, 1973, defeating Ryan via 2nd round KO. He went on to win 16 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 13 wins via stoppage.

      Marvelous Marvin Hagler had his first world title fight on November 30, 1979 at the age of 25, after 49 professional fights, against Vito Antuofermo with the WBA, WBC, and The Ring titles on the line. The fight ended in a split-decision draw.

      He was a one-time undisputed middleweight world champion, and won four world titles at middleweight. For all the details about Hagler's world title wins and defenses refer to "Marvelous Marvin Hagler World Titles".

      Some of Hagler's best fights and notable victories include wins over two Hall-of-Famers (Thomas Hearns and Roberto Durán), Alan Minter, Wilford Scypion, Juan Roldán, Mustafa Hamsho, and William Lee.

      Hagler had a total of three losses in his professional boxing career.

      His last professional fight was a middleweight title defense bout against fellow American boxer Sugar Ray Leonard at 32 years of age, on April 6, 1987. Hagler lost the fight via 12 round split-decision — and lost his WBC and The Ring titles.

      Career Highlights

      Hagler fought a total of 67 times during his professional career, which includes 15 world-title fights at the middleweight division. He was among the very best of his generation and put on some incredible performances in his fights. These 10 fights are the highlight of his career.

      • November 30, 1979: In his first world-title fight, Marvelous Marvin Hagler has a draw against Vito Antuofermo via 15 round split-decision. He was fighting for the WBA, WBC, and The Ring middleweight titles.

      • September 27, 1980: Hagler becomes the undisputed middleweight world champion by defeating Alan Minter via 3rd round TKO. He now holds the WBA, WBC, and The Ring middleweight world-champion belts.

      • March 7, 1982: Hagler successfully defends the WBA, WBC, and The Ring middleweight titles against William Lee, winning the fight via 1st round TKO.

      • February 11, 1983: Hagler successfully defends the WBA, WBC, and The Ring middleweight titles against Tony Sibson, winning the fight via 6th round TKO.

      • May 27, 1983: Hagler wins the IBF middleweight title from Wilford Scypion, by beating Scypion via 4th round KO.

      • November 10, 1983: Hagler successfully defends the WBA, WBC, IBF, and The Ring middleweight titles against Roberto Durán, winning the fight via 15 round unanimous decision.

      • March 30, 1984: Hagler successfully defends the WBA, WBC, IBF, and The Ring middleweight titles against Juan Roldán, winning the fight via 10th round TKO.

      • October 19, 1984: Hagler successfully defends the WBA, WBC, IBF, and The Ring middleweight titles against Mustafa Hamsho, winning the fight via 3rd round TKO.

      • April 15, 1985: Hagler successfully defends the WBA, WBC, IBF, and The Ring middleweight titles against Thomas Hearns, winning the fight via 3rd round TKO.

      • April 6, 1987: Marvelous Marvin Hagler loses to Sugar Ray Leonard via 12 round split-decision.


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