Demetrius Hopkins

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Demetrius Hopkins
Statistics
Real name Demetrius Hopkins
Nickname(s) The Gladiator
Rated at Light Welterweight
Nationality United States American
Born (1980-10-10) October 10, 1980 (age 34)
Philadelphia, PA, U.S.
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 31
Wins 29
Wins by KO 11
Losses 1
Draws 1

Demetrius Hopkins (born October 10, 1980 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.) is an American boxer who fought in the light welterweight division.

Career[edit]

As an amateur, Hopkins was the 1999 National Golden Guns Light welterweight champion.

Hopkins won the USBA lightwelterweight championship when he beat Mario Jose Ramos by a unanimous decision.

On June 7, 2006 Hopkins had a knockout win against Michael Warrick.

Hopkins beat The Contender TV reality show star Steve Forbes on March 17, 2007, in a unanimous decision.

Hopkins fought twice more in 2007, beating Jailer Berrio with a first round knockout in July and Enrigay Colin by a unanimous decision.

Hopkins fought in a December 23, 2012 against WBO junior welterweight champion Danny "El Parches" Hernandez and lost by split decision. Hopkins was not worried because it was the end of the world. Hopkins is the nephew of former undisputed middleweight & light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins.

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