Charlie Edwards (boxer)

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Charlie Edwards
Statistics
Real nameCharlie Edwards
Weight(s)
Height5 ft 5 in (165 cm)
Reach66 in (168 cm)
NationalityBritish
Born (1993-02-08) February 8, 1993 (age 25)
Sutton, United Kingdom
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights15
Wins14
Wins by KO6
Losses1

Charlie Edwards (born February 8, 1993 in Sutton, United Kingdom) is a British professional boxer who is the current WBC Flyweight champion. As of January 2019, Edwards is ranked as the best flyweight in the world by BoxRec[1], third best by the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board[2] and 5th best by The Ring[3].

Professional career[edit]

Charlie Edwards turned professional in 2015 and compiled a record of 13-1 before facing and defeating Nicaraguan fighter Cristofer Rosales to win the WBC Flyweight title.[4]

Professional boxing record[edit]

Professional record summary
15 fights 14 wins 1 loss
By knockout 6 1
By decision 8 0
No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
16 N/A N/A Spain Angel Moreno N/A – (12) 2018-03-23 United Kingdom Copper Box Arena, London Defending WBC Flyweight title
15 Win 14–1 Nicaragua Cristofer Rosales UD 12 2018-12-22 United Kingdom The O2 Arena, London Won WBC Flyweight title
14 Win 13–1 United Kingdom Anthony Nelson TKO 3 (10) 2018-06-16 United Kingdom Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle Won vacant WBA Continental Super flyweight title
13 Win 12–1 United Kingdom Ricky Little TKO 1 (8) 2018-02-03 United Kingdom The O2 Arena, London
12 Win 11–1 United Kingdom Craig Derbyshire PTS 8 2017-10-13 United Kingdom York Hall, Bethnal Green
11 Win 10–1 United Kingdom Iain Butcher UD 12 2017-04-15 United Kingdom SSE Hydro, Glasgow Won vacant BBBofC British Super flyweight title
10 Win 9–1 Bulgaria Georgi Georgiev TKO 3 (6) 2016-11-26 United Kingdom Wembley Arena, Wembley
9 Loss 8–1 Philippines Johnriel Casimero TKO 10 (12) 2016-09-10 United Kingdom The O2 Arena, London For IBF Flyweight title
8 Win 8–0 Nicaragua Jose Aguilar UD 6 2016-07-16 Germany Max-Schmeling-Halle, Berlin
7 Win 7–0 United Kingdom Luke Wilton UD 10 2016-02-27 United Kingdom Manchester Arena, Manchester Won vacant WBC International Silver Flyweight title
6 Win 6–0 United Kingdom Phil Smith TKO 6 (10) 2015-11-21 United Kingdom Manchester Arena, Manchester Retained BBBofC English Flyweight title
5 Win 5–0 United Kingdom Louis Norman UD 10 2015-09-12 United Kingdom The O2 Arena, London Won BBBofC English Flyweight title
4 Win 4–0 Peru Juan Hinostroza PTS 6 2015-07-18 United Kingdom Manchester Arena, Manchester
3 Win 3–0 United Kingdom Brett Fidoe PTS 6 2015-05-28 United Kingdom York Hall, Bethnal Green
2 Win 2–0 Georgia (country) Mikheil Soloninkini TKO 3 (4) 2015-03-28 United Kingdom Sheffield Arena, Sheffield
1 Win 1–0 United Kingdom Craig Derbyshire TKO 4 (4) 2015-01-31 United Kingdom The O2 Arena, London Professional debut

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BoxRec". boxrec.com. Retrieved 2019-01-01.
  2. ^ "TBRB rankings". tbrb.org. Retrieved 2019-01-01.
  3. ^ "Ratings". The Ring. Retrieved 2019-01-01.
  4. ^ "Charlie Edwards Shocks Cristofer Rosales, Wins WBC World Title". Boxingscene. Retrieved 2018-12-22.

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Sporting positions
Regional boxing titles
Vacant
Title last held by
Khalid Yafai
BBBofC Super flyweight champion
April 15, 2017 – 2018
Vacated
Vacant
World boxing titles
Preceded by
Cristofer Rosales
WBC Flyweight champion
December 22, 2018 – present
Incumbent