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Sharmba Mitchell Record

Total Fights63
Title Wins1
Title Defenses4
Title-Fight KOs0
KO Wins30
KO Losses6
Sharmba Mitchell Record & Stats
Sharmba Mitchell's Record
Sharmba Mitchell's boxing record and career infographic

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      What is Sharmba Mitchell's boxing record?

      In a professional boxing career spanning 17 years and 10 months, Sharmba Mitchell fought 63 times with 57 wins and 6 losses.

      Mitchell retired from professional boxing with a record of 57-6, which included one super-lightweight world-title win and four successful title defense fights. He had a 47.6% knockouts-to-fights ratio with 30 of his total 63 fights being knockout wins. Mitchell suffered six knockout losses in his career, two of which were in title fights.

      His last fight was a 4th round KO defeat to Paul Williams on August 19, 2006.

      Some of Mitchell's best fights and notable victories include wins over Felix Flores, Vince Phillips, Khalid Rahilou, Lovemore N'dou, Elio Ortiz, Michael Stewart, and Pedro Saiz.

      63Aug 19, 200635Paul WilliamsLossKO4
      62May 3, 200635Jose Luis CruzWinUD
      61Nov 19, 200535Floyd Mayweather Jr.LossTKO6
      60Jun 11, 200534Chris SmithWinTD
      59Nov 6, 200434Kostya TszyuLoss *TKO3
      58Aug 7, 200433Moises PedrozaWinKO2
      57Apr 3, 200433Michael StewartWinUD
      56Feb 7, 200433Lovemore N'douWinUD
      55May 17, 200332Ben TackieWinUD
      54Jan 25, 200332Carlos VilchesWinTKO4
      53Nov 9, 200232Vince PhillipsWinMD
      52Jul 2, 200231Frank HoughtalingWinUD
      51Mar 28, 200231Bernard HarrisWinUD
      50Feb 3, 200130Kostya TszyuLoss *RTD7
      49Sep 16, 200030Felix FloresWin *UD
      48Nov 13, 199929Elio OrtizWin *UD
      47Apr 24, 199928Reggie GreenWin *MD
      46Feb 6, 199928Pedro SaizWin *UD
      45Oct 10, 199828Khalid RahilouWin *UD
      44Feb 21, 199827Bobby ElkinsWinTKO1
      43Jul 15, 199726Dezi FordWinKO5
      42May 10, 199726Jose Rafael BarbozaWinPTS
      41Oct 19, 199626John StewartWinKO1
      40Apr 11, 199625Gilberto FloresWinKO2
      39Feb 10, 199625Harold BennettWinTKO1
      38Dec 7, 199525Allen OsborneWinTKO2
      37Nov 21, 199525James GatlinWinTKO5
      36Sep 16, 199525Terron MillettWinTKO1
      35Mar 23, 199524Wayne BoudreauxWinTKO5
      34Oct 22, 199424Lyndon WalkerWinKO2
      33Jun 21, 199423Stevie JohnstonLossTKO9
      32Mar 18, 199423Leavander JohnsonLossKO8
      31Nov 6, 199323Chad BroussardWinTKO1
      30May 22, 199322Kenny BaysmoreWinKO1
      29Nov 29, 199222Eric WhitfieldWinTKO2
      28Apr 22, 199221Rocky LockridgeWinUD
      27Feb 15, 199221Gilberto FloresWinTKO5
      26Jan 14, 199221Leo MartinezWinTKO1
      25Oct 29, 199121Keeley ThompsonWinTKO10
      24Jul 23, 199120Miguel SantanaWinTKO3
      23Apr 10, 199120Darryl RichardsonWinKO2
      22Mar 19, 199120Felix GonzalesWinTKO5
      21Jan 16, 199120Kevin MarstonWinUD
      20Nov 1, 199020Robert ByrdWinRTD7
      19Sep 7, 199020Rodney FennellWinPTS
      18Jul 20, 199019Freddie SevillaWinTKO5
      17Jul 3, 199019Eric PodolakWinTKO5
      16Apr 29, 199019Nigel WentonWinUD
      15Apr 3, 199019Billy YoungWinUD
      14Mar 3, 199019Rafael LimónWinUD
      13Feb 1, 199019Bobby BrewerWinUD
      12Jan 11, 199019Dana RostonWinTKO1
      11Nov 16, 198919Joseph AlexanderWinUD
      10Oct 26, 198919Juan TorresWinTKO3
      9Sep 21, 198919Aristides AcevedoWinUD
      8Aug 16, 198918Perry McQueenWinKO1
      7May 23, 198918Javier ChavezWinRTD2
      6Apr 27, 198918Verrol LiverpoolWinPTS
      5Mar 23, 198918Thomas BakerWinUD
      4Jan 15, 198918Craig WillsWinUD
      3Nov 22, 198818Willie RiveraWinUD
      2Oct 11, 198818Randy KearseWinTKO2
      1Sep 23, 198818Eddie ColonWinTKO3

      * World-title fight

      Boxing career

      Sharmba Mitchell (Little Big Man) is a 53-year old retired American professional boxer. He was born in Takoma Park, Maryland, U.S. on August 27, 1970. He is a former super-lightweight world champion. His professional boxing career spanned more than 17 years — from 1988 to 2006.

      Mitchell made his professional boxing debut against Eddie Colon at the age of 18 on September 23, 1988, defeating Colon via 3rd round TKO. He went on to win 30 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 17 wins via stoppage.

      He had his first world title fight at the age of 28 on October 10, 1998 after 44 professional fights, against Khalid Rahilou for the super-lightweight WBA title. He defeated Rahilou via 12 round unanimous decision to become the super-lightweight champion of the world.

      Mitchell has won one world title at super-lightweight. For all the details about Mitchell's world title wins and defenses refer to the "Championships" section below.

      Mitchell had a total of six losses in his professional boxing career.

      His last professional fight was a non-title bout against fellow American boxer Paul Williams on August 19, 2006. Mitchell lost the fight via 4th round KO. It's been 17 years, 9 months, and 2 days since this fight.


      Mitchell had a total of seven world-title fights, which includes winning one world title and four successful title defenses. He won five of these fights and lost two.

      Title Wins

      Sharmba Mitchell fought for a super-lightweight world title in three fights and won once. He won one super-lightweight belt.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod
      Oct 10, 1998Khalid RahilouSuper-lightweightWBAUD

      Title Defenses

      Sharmba Mitchell had five super-lightweight world-title defense fights. He won four of them 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
      Sep 16, 2000Felix FloresSuper-lightweightWBAUD
      Nov 13, 1999Elio OrtizSuper-lightweightWBAUD
      Apr 24, 1999Reggie GreenSuper-lightweightWBAMD
      Feb 6, 1999Pedro SaizSuper-lightweightWBAUD

      Title Losses

      Sharmba Mitchell lost one world-title defense fight, and lost one title in the fight.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles LostMethod
      Feb 3, 2001Kostya TszyuSuper-lightweightWBARTD


      Mitchell fought a total of 63 times during his professional career, which includes 7 world-title fights at the super-lightweight division. These four fights are the highlight of his career.

      • April 22, 1992: Sharmba Mitchell puts on the first remarkable performance of his career, defeating Rocky Lockridge via 10th round unanimous decision.

      • October 10, 1998: Mitchell wins his first world title by defeating Khalid Rahilou via 12 round unanimous decision. He is now the WBA super-lightweight world champion.

      • November 9, 2002: Sharmba Mitchell beats Vince Phillips via 10th round majority decision.

      • February 7, 2004: Sharmba Mitchell beats Lovemore N'dou via 12th round unanimous decision.


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