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).

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Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
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Born
May 23, 1954
Died
Mar 13, 2021 (66 years)
Debut
May 18, 1973
Record
62-3-2
Rounds
399
KOs
52 (77.6%)
Height
177 cm
Reach
191 cm
Ape Index
14 cm
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Switcher
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Marvelous Marvin Hagler's record and stats
Marvelous Marvin Hagler's Record

      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.

      Boxing Record

      Total Fights67
      Wins62
      Losses3
      Draws2
      No-Contests0
      KO Wins52
      Total Title Wins4
      Title Defenses12
      Title-Fight KO Wins12
      Losses via KO0
      #DateAgeOpponentResultVia
      67Apr 6, 198732 Sugar Ray Leonard LossSD
      66Mar 10, 198631 John Mugabi WinKO11
      65Apr 15, 198530 Thomas Hearns WinTKO3
      64Oct 19, 198430Mustafa Hamsho WinTKO3
      63Mar 30, 198429Juan Roldán WinTKO10
      62Nov 10, 198329 Roberto Durán WinUD
      61May 27, 198329Wilford Scypion WinKO4
      60Feb 11, 198328Tony Sibson WinTKO6
      59Oct 30, 198228 Fulgencio Obelmejias WinTKO5
      58Mar 7, 198227William Lee WinTKO1
      57Oct 3, 198127Mustafa Hamsho WinTKO11
      56Jun 13, 198127 Vito Antuofermo WinRTD4
      55Jan 17, 198126 Fulgencio Obelmejias WinTKO8
      54Sep 27, 198026 Alan Minter WinTKO3
      53May 17, 198025 Marcos GeraldoWinUD
      52Apr 19, 198025Bobby WattsWinTKO2
      51Feb 16, 198025Loucif HamaniWinKO2
      50Nov 30, 197925 Vito Antuofermo DrawSD
      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

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      Statistics

      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.

      Career Summary

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

      Hagler made his 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 Thomas Hearns, Alan Minter, Roberto Durán, Tony Sibson, Juan Roldán, Wilford Scypion, and Mustafa Hamsho.

      Marvelous Marvin Hagler had a total of three losses in his professional boxing career — one of them in a title bout and two in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Bobby Watts via 10 round majority decision on January 13, 1976, which ended his 25-fight win streak. He was never stopped, all his losses came via decision. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of Marvelous Marvin Hagler's losses".

      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.

      Hagler retired from professional boxing with a record of 62-3-2, which included 52 knockout wins, and 4 title wins. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame (IBHOF) in 1993.

      Career Highlights

      Marvelous Marvin Hagler fought a total of 67 times during his professional career. He was among the very best of his generation and put on some incredible performances. These 10 fights are the highlight of his career.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Alan Minter

        A 26-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (49-2-2, 40 KO) had his first world title fight against Alan Minter for Minter's WBA, WBC, and The Ring middleweight belts. Minter was 29 years old with a record of 38-6. Minter was on a 10-fight win streak with 23 KO wins. Hagler was the taller of the two by 2 cms and also had a 11 cm reach advantage.

        Hagler defeated Minter via 3rd round TKO to win the WBA, WBC, and Ring Magazine middleweight titles.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. William Lee

        A 27-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (53-2-2, 44 KO) faced William Lee in a undisputed middleweight championship bout.

        Hagler defeated Lee via 1st round TKO to retain the WBA, WBC, and Ring Magazine middleweight titles.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Fulgencio Obelmejias II

        In a rematch, a 28-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (54-2-2, 45 KO) faced Fulgencio Obelmejias, who was now 29 years old with a record of 38-1 in a undisputed middleweight championship bout. Obelmejias was on a eight-fight win streak with 35 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 7 cms but Hagler had a 8 cm reach advantage over Obelmejias.

        Hagler defeated Obelmejias via 5th round TKO to retain the WBA, WBC, and Ring Magazine middleweight titles.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Tony Sibson

        A 28-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (55-2-2, 46 KO) faced Tony Sibson in a undisputed middleweight championship bout.

        Hagler defeated Sibson via 6th round TKO to retain the WBA, WBC, and Ring Magazine middleweight titles.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Wilford Scypion

        A 29-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (56-2-2, 47 KO) faced Wilford Scypion in a middleweight title defense fight.

        Hagler defeated Scypion via 4th round KO to win the IBF middleweight title and retain the Ring Magazine middleweight title.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Roberto Durán

        A 29-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (57-2-2, 48 KO) faced Roberto Durán, who was 32 years old with a record of 77-4 in a undisputed middleweight championship bout. Durán was on a three-fight win streak with 58 KO wins. Hagler was the taller of the two by 7 cms and also had a 23 cm reach advantage.

        Hagler defeated Durán via 15 round unanimous decision to retain the WBA, WBC, IBF, and Ring Magazine middleweight titles.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Juan Roldán

        A 29-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (58-2-2, 48 KO) faced Juan Roldán in a undisputed middleweight championship bout.

        Hagler defeated Roldán via 10th round TKO to retain the WBA, WBC, IBF, and Ring Magazine middleweight titles.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Mustafa Hamsho

        In a rematch, a 30-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (59-2-2, 49 KO) faced Mustafa Hamsho in a undisputed middleweight championship bout.

        Hagler defeated Hamsho via 3rd round TKO to retain the WBA, WBC, IBF, and Ring Magazine middleweight titles.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Thomas Hearns

        A 30-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (60-2-2, 50 KO) faced Thomas Hearns, who was 26 years old with a record of 40-1 in a undisputed middleweight championship bout. Hearns was on a eight-fight win streak with 34 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 8 cms and also had a 7 cm reach advantage over Hagler.

        Hagler defeated Hearns via 3rd round TKO to retain the WBA, WBC, IBF, and Ring Magazine middleweight titles.

      • Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Sugar Ray Leonard

        A 32-year old Marvelous Marvin Hagler (62-2-2, 52 KO) faced Sugar Ray Leonard, who was 30 years old with a record of 33-1 in a middleweight title defense fight. Leonard was on a six-fight win streak with 24 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 2 cms but Hagler had a 3 cm reach advantage over Leonard.

        Leonard defeated Hagler via 12 round split-decision.

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