|Nickname(s)||Główka ("The Head")|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Reach||191 cm (75 in)|
|Born||31 July 1986|
Wałcz, Polish People's Republic
|Wins by KO||19|
Krzysztof Głowacki (born 31 July 1986) is a Polish professional boxer. He has held the WBO interim junior-heavyweight title since 2018, and previously the full world title from 2015 to 2016. As an amateur, he won a bronze medal in the super-heavyweight division at the 2008 EU Championships.
- 1 Amateur career
- 2 Professional career
- 3 Professional boxing record
- 4 References
- 5 External links
Born in Walcz, north west Poland, Krzysztof Głowacki fought 125 amateur fights (103 Wins, 19 Losses and 3 Draws). He became Polish Junior Champion in 2003, 2004 and 2005. In 2007, he finished as runner-up in the Polish Senior Championships in the Super heavyweight category. The following year, he finished as a bronze medalist.
He made his debut in 2008, defeating Mariusz Radziszewski by points decision. In 2009, Głowacki won vacant Baltic Boxing Union International title, defeating Łukasz Rusiewicz by points decision.
On January 31, 2015, Głowacki won WBO European junior-heavyweight title by unanimous decision (118-110, 118-110 and 120-108) against Nuri Seferi (36-6, 20 KOs) at Torun, Poland. The bout was as well the WBO Cruiserweight title eliminator.
WBO Cruiserweight Champion
Głowacki vs. Huck
On August 14, 2015, Głowacki won the WBO junior-heavyweight title, defeating Marco Huck (38-2-1, 26 KOs) by eleventh-round knockout. Huck dropped Głowacki with a huge left hand in the sixth round, Głowacki staggered to his feet and threw back everything he had, rocking Huck in the process. Coming into the eleventh round Huck was ahead on the scorecards, Głowacki knocked down Huck with a left-right combination. As the referee allowed the bout to continue, Głowacki landing two huge right hands and dropped Huck down against the ropes, the referee come in and waved off the bout. Glowacki twice dropped Marco Huck in a knockout that foiled Huck’s attempt at a record 14th defense in the 200-pound division at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Like Huck, it was Glowacki's first fight outside of Europe. Many consider this as the 2015 fight of the year.
Głowacki vs. Cunningham
On April 16, 2016, he defended the WBO junior-heavyweight title by unanimous decision (116-108, 115-109, 115-109) against Steve Cunningham. Steve Cunningham was down twice at the second round and once in tenth and twelfth.
Głowacki vs. Usyk
Głowacki lost the WBO cruiserweight championship against undefeated Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk (9-0, 9 KOs) on 17 September, 2016 at the Ergo Arena in Gdansk, Poland. The fight was shown live on Sky Sports in the UK. On the night, Usyk outpointed Głowacki after an exciting 12 round fight with the judges scoring it 119–109, 117–111, and 117–111 all in Usyk's favour.
2018-2019 : World Boxing Super Series
Krzysztof Głowacki entered the second edition of the cruiserweight Super Series, with the winner from each weight division taking the Muhammad Ali Trophy, named after the former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, and a share of a grand prize. 
Głowacki vs. Vlasov
On November 10, 2018 Głowacki won the vacant WBO interim cruiserweight title by unanimous decision (118-110, 117-110, 115-112) against Maxim Vlasov (42-2, 25 KOs) in the World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight quarter-final. Głowacki knocked Vlasov down in the third round of the bout. The fight took place at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, United States.
Glowacki vs. Briedis
On February 6th, 2019 it was announced that Glowacki would challenge Latvia's Mairis Briedis (25-1, 18KOs) to defend the WBO interim title and their quest for the Ali Trophy in the cruiserweight division semi-final on June 15 at the Arena Riga in Riga, Latvia.
Professional boxing record
|Professional record summary|
|32 fights||31 wins||1 loss|
|33||N/A||N/A||Mairis Briedis||N/A||– (12)||15 Jun 2019||Arēna Rīga, Riga, Latvia||Defending WBO interim cruiserweight title;|
World Boxing Super Series: cruiserweight semi-final
|32||Win||31–1||Maxim Vlasov||UD||12||10 Nov 2018||UIC Pavilion, Chicago, Illinois, US||Won vacant WBO interim cruiserweight title;|
World Boxing Super Series: cruiserweight quarter-final
|31||Win||30–1||Santander Silgado||KO||1 (10), 1:50||12 May 2018||Hala Sportowa MOSiR, Wałcz, Poland|
|30||Win||29–1||Serhiy Radchenko||UD||8||10 Feb 2018||Nysa Hall, Nysa, Poland|
|29||Win||28–1||Leonardo Bruzzese||KO||5 (10), 0:02||30 Sep 2017||Arēna Rīga, Riga, Latvia|
|28||Win||27–1||Hizni Altunkaya||TKO||6 (10), 0:02||24 Jun 2017||Ergo Arena, Gdańsk, Poland|
|27||Loss||26–1||Oleksandr Usyk||UD||12||17 Sep 2016||Ergo Arena, Gdańsk, Poland||Lost WBO cruiserweight title|
|26||Win||26–0||Steve Cunningham||UD||12||16 Apr 2016||Barclays Center, New York City, New York, US||Retained WBO cruiserweight title|
|25||Win||25–0||Marco Huck||KO||11 (12), 2:39||14 Aug 2015||Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey, US||Won WBO cruiserweight title|
|24||Win||24–0||Nuri Seferi||UD||12||18 Jan 2015||Arena Toruń, Toruń, Poland||Won WBO European cruiserweight title|
|23||Win||23–0||Thierry Karl||KO||5 (12), 2:37||18 Oct 2014||NOSiR, Nowy Dwór Mazowiecki, Poland||Retained WBO Inter-Continental cruiserweight title|
|22||Win||22–0||Ismail Abdoul||UD||8||28 Jun 2014||Podpromie Hall, Rzeszów, Poland|
|21||Win||21–0||Varol Vekiloglu||TKO||9 (12), 2:21||14 Dec 2013||Hala Sportowa MOSiR, Wałcz, Poland||Retained WBO Inter-Continental cruiserweight title|
|20||Win||20–0||Richard Hall||TKO||4 (8)||19 Oct 2013||Salt Mine, Wieliczka, Poland|
|19||Win||19–0||Taylor Mabika||UD||8||20 Apr 2013||Podpromie Hall, Rzeszów, Poland|
|18||Win||18–0||Matty Askin||KO||11 (12), 1:16||17 Nov 2012||Hilton Hotel and Convention Centre, Warsaw, Poland||Retained WBO Inter-Continental cruiserweight title|
|17||Win||17–0||Felipe Romero||TKO||6 (12), 2:59||18 Aug 2012||Amphitheatre, Międzyzdroje, Poland||Retained Poland International cruiserweight title;|
Won vacant WBO Inter-Continental cruiserweight title
|16||Win||16–0||Ismail Abdoul||UD||6||17 Mar 2012||Hala Lodowa MOSiR, Krynica Zdrój, Poland|
|15||Win||15–0||Konstantin Semerdjiev||TKO||2 (6), 0:41||3 Dec 2011||Hilton Hotel and Convention Centre, Warsaw, Poland|
|14||Win||14–0||Paata Berikashvili||RTD||6 (6)||14 Oct 2011||Salt Mine, Wieliczka, Poland|
|13||Win||13–0||Roman Kracik||TKO||9 (10), 2:15||18 Aug 2011||Amphitheatre, Międzyzdroje, Poland||Won vacant Poland International cruiserweight title|
|12||Win||12–0||Levan Jomardashvili||RTD||3 (6), 3:00||2 Apr 2011||Łuczniczka, Bydgoszcz, Poland|
|11||Win||11–0||Patrick Berger||TKO||3 (6), 0:59||12 Jun 2010||Hala Lodowa MOSiR, Krynica Zdrój, Poland|
|10||Win||10–0||Remigijus Ziausys||UD||6||7 Mar 2010||Hilton Hotel and Convention Centre, Warsaw, Poland|
|9||Win||9–0||Jonathan Pasi||TKO||3 (6), 1:38||6 Feb 2010||Podpromie Hall, Rzeszów, Poland|
|8||Win||8–0||Josip Jelušić||TKO||3 (6), 1:37||20 Dec 2009||Hala Sportowa OSiR, Grodzisk Mazowiecki, Poland|
|7||Win||7–0||Łukasz Rusiewicz||PTS||6||20 Sep 2009||Hala ICSiR, Józefów, Poland||Won vacant BBU International cruiserweight title|
|6||Win||6–0||Kaspars Ozoliņš||KO||1 (4), 3:00||18 Aug 2009||Amphitheatre, Międzyzdroje, Poland|
|5||Win||5–0||Jevgenijs Andrejevs||PTS||4||31 May 2009||Centrum Sportu i Rekreacji, Warka, Poland|
|4||Win||4–0||Anton Lascek||KO||1 (4), 1:23||14 Dec 2008||Hala Włókniarza, Białystok, Poland|
|3||Win||3–0||Dariusz Balla||TKO||2 (4), 1:20||7 Nov 2008||Salt Mine, Wieliczka, Poland|
|2||Win||2–0||Klaids Kristapsons||UD||4||26 Oct 2008||Hala Sportowa AON, Rembertów, Poland|
|1||Win||1–0||Mariusz Radziszewski||PTS||6||3 Oct 2008||Hotel "U Pietrzaków", Zielonka, Poland|
|Regional boxing titles|
Title last held byWojciech Bartnik
| Poland International
18 August 2011 – April 2018
Title next held byAdam Balski
Title last held byKai Kurzawa
| WBO Inter-Continental
18 August 2012 – December 2014
Title next held byOleksandr Usyk
Title last held byNuri Seferi
| WBO European
31 January 2015 – 14 August 2015
Won world title
Title next held byDamir Beljo
|World boxing titles|
| WBO cruiserweight champion
14 August 2015 – 17 September 2016
Title last held byOla Afolabi
| WBO cruiserweight champion
10 November 2018 – present
|Inaugural award|| PBC Fight of the Year
vs. Marco Huck
Keith Thurman vs.
Tommy Coyle vs.
| ESPN Round of the Year
vs. Marco Huck
Dillian Whyte vs.