Demetrius Hopkins

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Demetrius Hopkins
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Real name Demetrius Hopkins
Nickname(s) The Gladiator
Rated at Light Welterweight
Nationality United States American
Born (1980-10-10) October 10, 1980 (age 35)
Philadelphia, PA, U.S.
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 37
Wins 33
Wins by KO 13
Losses 3
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 Gloves 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 is the nephew of former undisputed middleweight & light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins.

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