Eight years and 11 months into his professional boxing career, Tevin Farmer has fought 37 times with 30 wins, 5 losses, and 1 draw. As of March 2023, Farmer's boxing record stands at 30-5-1 (6 KO wins, 2 KO losses).
Tevin Farmer (American Idol) is an American professional boxer. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. on July 30, 1990. Farmer made his professional boxing debut at the age of 20 on February 10, 2011. He is a super-featherweight world champion. Farmer is 32 years old, he will turn 33 in 4 months and 1 day.
|Total Title Wins||1|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||1|
|Losses via KO||2|
|37||Jan 30, 2020||29||Joseph Diaz||Loss||UD|
|36||Jul 27, 2019||28||Guillaume Frenois||Win||UD|
|35||Mar 15, 2019||28||Jono Carroll||Win||UD|
|34||Dec 15, 2018||28||Francisco Fonseca||Win||UD|
|33||Oct 20, 2018||28||James Tennyson||Win||KO5|
|32||Aug 3, 2018||28||Billy Dib||Win||UD|
|31||Dec 9, 2017||27||Kenichi Ogawa||NC||NC|
|30||Apr 29, 2017||26||Arturo Santos Reyes||Win||UD|
|29||Dec 2, 2016||26||Dardan Zenunaj||Win||UD|
|28||Oct 14, 2016||26||Orlando Rizo||Win||UD|
|27||Jul 30, 2016||26||Ivan Redkach||Win||UD|
|26||Mar 30, 2016||25||Gamaliel Diaz||Win||UD|
|25||Aug 8, 2015||25||Daulis Prescott||Win||KO8|
|24||Apr 17, 2015||24||Angel Luna||Win||UD|
|23||Jan 9, 2015||24||Viktor Chernous||Win||UD|
|22||Oct 11, 2014||24||Dominic Coca||Win||TKO1|
|21||Jun 13, 2014||23||Emanuel Gonzalez||Win||UD|
|20||Jan 31, 2014||23||Noel Echevarria||Win||UD|
|19||Dec 11, 2013||23||Carlos Vinan||Win||RTD6|
|18||Oct 25, 2013||23||Camilo Perez||Win||UD|
|17||Jul 20, 2013||22||Johnny Frazier||Win||UD|
|16||Jun 15, 2013||22||Victor Vasquez||Win||TKO8|
|15||Apr 26, 2013||22||Jesus Bayron||Win||UD|
|14||Mar 15, 2013||22||Esteban Rodriguez||Win||UD|
|13||Feb 16, 2013||22||John Willoughby||Win||UD|
|12||Oct 12, 2012||22||José Pedraza||Loss||TKO8|
|11||Jul 28, 2012||21||Rasool Shakoor||Win||UD|
|10||Jun 1, 2012||21||Tyrone Luckey||Win||SD|
|9||May 12, 2012||21||Kareem Cooley||Win||UD|
|8||Mar 24, 2012||21||Kamil Łaszczyk||Loss||UD|
|7||Jan 13, 2012||21||Tim Witherspoon Jr.||Win||MD|
|6||Dec 15, 2011||21||Ian James||Win||TKO2|
|5||Nov 18, 2011||21||Frank De Alba||Draw||SD|
|4||Oct 21, 2011||21||Josh Bowles||Loss||UD|
|3||Sep 9, 2011||21||Joshua Arocho||Win||UD|
|2||Apr 15, 2011||20||Angelo Ward||Win||UD|
|1||Feb 10, 2011||20||Oscar Santana||Loss||TKO4|
Tevin Farmer is a super-featherweight world champion. He has held one world title at super-featherweight, which was a vacant title win.
|Weight Division||World Titles Held|
Tevin Farmer made his professional boxing debut against Oscar Santana at the age of 20 on February 10, 2011, losing to Santana via 4th round TKO. He went on to win 2 consecutive fights after this loss.
Farmer had his first world title fight at the age of 28 on August 3, 2018 after 31 professional fights, against Billy Dib for the super-featherweight IBF (vacant) title. He defeated Dib via 12 round unanimous decision to become the super-featherweight champion of the world.
Farmer has won one world title at super-featherweight. For all the details about Farmer's world title wins and defenses refer to "Tevin Farmer World Titles".
Some of Farmer's best fights and notable victories include wins over James Tennyson, Daulis Prescott, Francisco Fonseca, Billy Dib, Jono Carroll, Guillaume Frenois, and Arturo Santos Reyes.
Tevin Farmer has had a total of five losses in his professional boxing career so far — one of them in a title bout and four in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss in his professional debut against Oscar Santana via 4th round TKO. He has been stopped two times and lost three times via decision. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of Tevin Farmer's losses".
His most recent fight was a super-featherweight title defense bout against fellow American boxer Joseph Diaz on January 30, 2020. Farmer lost the fight via 12 round unanimous decision — and lost his IBF title. It's been 3 years, 1 month, and 29 days since this fight.
Farmer's professional boxing record is currently at 30-5-1, which includes six knockout wins and two losses via knockout, and one title win. He is on a one-fight losing streak.
Tevin Farmer has fought a total of 37 times till today. These two fights are the highlight of his career.
August 3, 2018: Farmer wins his first world title by defeating Billy Dib via 12 round unanimous decision. He is now the IBF super-featherweight world champion.
October 20, 2018: Farmer successfully defends the IBF super-featherweight title against James Tennyson, winning the fight via 5th round KO.
A 29-year old Tevin Farmer (30-4-1, 6 KO) faced fellow American boxer Joseph Diaz, who was 27 years old with a record of 30-1 in a super-featherweight title defense fight. Diaz was on a four-fight win streak with 15 KO wins. Both the boxers were of the same height but Farmer had a 7 cm reach advantage over Diaz.
Farmer lost to Diaz via 12 round unanimous decision and lost the IBF super-featherweight title.
A 28-year old Tevin Farmer (28-4-1, 6 KO) faced an undefeated Irish boxer Jono Carroll, who was 26 years old with a record of 16-0-1 in a super-featherweight title defense fight. Carroll was coming off a draw against Guillaume Frenois in his last fight, and was the taller of the two by 2 cms but both had the same reach.
Farmer defeated Carroll via 12 round unanimous decision to retain the IBF super-featherweight title.
A 28-year old Tevin Farmer (27-4-1, 6 KO) faced Nicaraguan boxer Francisco Fonseca, who was 24 years old with a record of 22-1-1 in a super-featherweight title defense fight. Fonseca was on a three-fight win streak with 17 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 3 cms and also had a 7 cm reach advantage over Farmer.
Farmer defeated Fonseca via 12 round unanimous decision to retain the IBF super-featherweight title.
A 28-year old Tevin Farmer (25-4-1, 5 KO) had his first world title fight against Australian boxer Billy Dib for the vacant IBF super-featherweight belt. Dib was 32 years old with a record of 44-4. Dib was on a five-fight win streak with 25 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 3 cms and also had a 9 cm reach advantage over Farmer.
Farmer defeated Dib via 12 round unanimous decision to win the vacant IBF super-featherweight title.
A 27-year old Tevin Farmer (25-4-1, 5 KO) fought Japanese boxer Kenichi Ogawa, who was 29 years old with a record of 22-1. Ogawa was on a 14-fight win streak with 17 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 5 cms and also had a 3 cm reach advantage over Farmer.
The fight ended in a no-contest.
A 26-year old Tevin Farmer (21-4-1, 5 KO) fought Ukrainian boxer Ivan Redkach, who was 30 years old with a record of 19-1-1. Redkach was coming off a draw against Luis Cruz in his last fight, and was the taller of the two by 11 cms and also had a 10 cm reach advantage over Farmer.
Farmer defeated Redkach via 10 round unanimous decision.
A 25-year old Tevin Farmer (19-4-1, 4 KO) fought Colombian boxer Daulis Prescott, who was 28 years old with a record of 30-2. Prescott was on a four-fight win streak with 22 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 7 cms and also had a 8 cm reach advantage over Farmer.
Farmer defeated Prescott via 8th round KO.
A 22-year old Tevin Farmer (7-3-1, 1 KO) fought an undefeated Puerto Rican boxer José Pedraza, who was 23 years old with a record of 10-0. Pedraza was on a 10-fight win streak with 6 KO wins, and was the taller of the two by 6 cms and also had a 9 cm reach advantage over Farmer.
Farmer lost to Pedraza via 8th round TKO.
Farmer has knocked out 6 of his 37 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 16.7%. Of his total 30 wins, six of them have been via KO (20%).
Farmer has five losses. Joseph Diaz, José Pedraza, Kamil Łaszczyk, Josh Bowles, and Oscar Santana are the five boxers who have beaten Farmer.