Dashon Johnson

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Dashon Johnson
Statistics
Nickname(s)Fly Boy
Weight(s)Super middleweight
Height5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
NationalityAmerican
Born (1988-01-25) January 25, 1988 (age 31)
Escondido, California, U.S.
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights49
Wins22
Wins by KO7
Losses23
Draws3
No contests1

Dashon Johnson (born January 25, 1988) is an American professional boxer, mixed martial artist, and former North American Boxing Association (NABA) title super middleweight champion.

Boxing career[edit]

NABA title[edit]

In 2015, he defeated Mike Gavronski to win the NABA title.[1] He successfully defended the title against Izaak Cardona, winning by split decision.[2]

Other regional title attempts[edit]

Johnson lost to Jesse Hart for the North American Boxing Organization and United States Boxing Association super middleweight titles.[3][4]

Other notable opponents[edit]

Johnson has competed against many notable opponents in non-title fights, but most ended in a loss. He has lost to Peter Quillin, J'Leon Love, Sergio Mora, Dominic Wade, Joshua Clottey, Jermell Charlo, and Glen Tapia, while defeating Craig McEwan.[5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12]

Sparring[edit]

Johnson has been a boxing sparring partner of Conor McGregor and Manny Pacquiao.[13]

Mixed martial arts career[edit]

Johnson has also fought in the UFC.[14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Izaak Cardona
  2. ^ "Johnson Takes Split Decision over Cardona at Battle at the Boat 104". www.nowboxing.com.
  3. ^ "Jesse Hart barely gets by Dashon Johnson - The Ring". 18 March 2016.
  4. ^ "Is Philly still a fight city?". 18 March 2016.
  5. ^ "Peter Quillin Returns, Wins Tough Decision Over Dashon Johnson - Boxing News". www.boxingscene.com.
  6. ^ "The Weekend That Was In Boxing From FightFan.com". 18 September 2016.
  7. ^ "Edwin Rodriguez, Sergio Mora Grabs Temecula Wins - Boxing News". www.boxingscene.com.
  8. ^ "ShoBox preview: Errol Spence Jr., Dominic Wade to be tested - The Ring". 26 June 2014.
  9. ^ "Joshua Clottey defeats Dashon Johnson » Boxing News". 16 September 2013.
  10. ^ "Charlo stays unbeaten with win over Rosado".
  11. ^ Voice, Tha Boxing (30 November 2012). "Peek Into The Future: Glen Tapia".
  12. ^ "No more California Dreamin' for Craig McEwan". www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com.
  13. ^ Template:Cite and Gennady Golovkinweb
  14. ^ "Manny Pacquiao is sparring with former UFC fighter Johnson".

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