Errol Spence

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Errol Spence, Jr.
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Spence at Texas A&M University-Commerce campus, 2014
Statistics
Real name Errol Spence Jr.
Nickname(s) The Truth
Rated at Welterweight
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Reach 72 in (183 cm)
Nationality American
Born (1990-03-03) March 3, 1990 (age 25)
Desoto, Texas
Stance Southpaw
Boxing record
Total fights 19
Wins 19
Wins by KO 16
Losses 0
Draws 0
No contests 0

Errol Spence, Jr. (born March 3, 1990) is an undefeated American professional boxer in the Welterweight division.[1] Spence was the number one rated amateur boxer at Welterweight and represented the U.S. at the 2012 London Olympics.[2]

Amateur career[edit]

Spence won the 2011 U.S. National Champion at Welterweight at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, which he had won in 2009 and 2010.[3]

On August 3, 2012 Errol won his fight against Vikas Krishan after the original result was overturned and made it to the quarterfinals of the London Olympics Games.[4][5]

Professional career[edit]

In May 2013, Spence beat Brandon Hoskins at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada.[6]

On December 13, 2014, Spence beat Javier Castro by TKO in the 5th round at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada marking one of his best performances to date.[7]

On April 11, 2015 Spence defeated Samuel Vargas by TKO in Round 4 of 10 in a Premier Boxing Champions fight card at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York, bringing his record to 16-0-0.[8]

Professional boxing record[edit]

19 Wins (16 knockouts), 0 Losses, 0 Draws[9]
Res. Record Opponent Type Rd., Time Date Location Notes
Win 19-0 Mexico Alejandro Barrera TKO 5 (10) 2015-11-28 United States The Bomb Factory, Dallas, Texas
Win 18-0 South Africa Chris van Heerden TKO 8 (10), 0:50 2015-09-11 Canada Ricoh Coliseum, Toronto, Ontario Won IBF International Welterweight title
Win 17-0 Canada Phil Lo Greco TKO 3 (10) 1:50 2015-06-20 United States MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas Nevada
Win 16–0 Colombia Samuel Vargas TKO 4 (10) 1:45 2015-04-11 United States Barclays Centre, Brooklyn New York
Win 15–0 Mexico Javier Castro TKO 5 (8) 2:43 2014-12-13 United States Barclays Centre, Brooklyn New York
Win 14–0 Mexico Noe Bolanos RTD 2 (8) 3:00 2014-09-11 United States Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Win 13–0 Puerto Rico Ronald Cruz UD 10 2014-06-27 United States Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Win 12–0 United States Raymond Charles TKO 1 (10) 2:52 2014-04-18 United States Illusions Theatre, San Antonio Texas
Win 11–0 Kenya Peter Olouch KO 4 (8) 1:39 2014-02-10 United States Cowboys Dance Hall, San Antonio Texas
Win 10–0 Mexico Gerardo Cuevas RTD 1 (8) 3:00 2013-12-13 United States Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California
Win 9–0 Ghana Emmanuel Lartie Lartey UD 8 2013-10-14 United States BB&T Centre, Sunrise, Florida
Win 8–0 United States Jesus Tavera TKO 1 (8) 2:33 2013-09-12 United States MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas Nevada
Win 7–0 United States Eddie Cordova KO 1 (6) 2:13 2013-07-20 United States Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio California
Win 6–0 Mexico Guillermo Ibarra KO 1 (6) 1:32 2013-06-01 United States BB&T Centre, Sunrise, Florida
Win 5–0 United States Brandon Hoskins TKO 1 (6) 2:35 2013-05-03 United States Our Lady of the Lake University Gym, San Antonio, Texas
Win 4–0 United States Luis Torres UD 4 2013-03-02 United States Our Lady of the Lake University Gym, San Antonio, Texas
Win 3–0 United States Nathan Butcher TKO 1 (4) 1:03 2013-01-26 United States Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Win 2–0 United States Richard Andrews TKO 3 (4) 0:44 2012-12-15 United States Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California
Win 1–0 Puerto Rico Jonathan Garcia KO 3 (4), 2:41 2012-11-09 United States Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio California Professional Debut

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