Oba Carr

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Oba Carr
Real name Oba Diallo Carr
Nickname(s) Motor City
Rated at Light Middleweight
Light Welterweight
Height 5 ft 9 12 in (177 cm)
Reach 72 in (183 cm)
Nationality American
Born (1972-05-11) May 11, 1972 (age 45)
Detroit, Michigan
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 61
Wins 54
Wins by KO 31
Losses 6
Draws 1
No contests 0

Oba Diallo Carr (born May 11, 1972) is an American former boxer in the welterweight division.[1] A product of trainer Emanuel Steward's Kronk Gym in Detroit, he fought three times for a welterweight world title, but each time fell short.

Pro career[edit]

Some of Carr's losses have been quality, coming to Ike Quartey, Felix Trinidad and Oscar De La Hoya (by 11th round TKO on May 22, 1999[2] for the WBC Welterweight Championship).[3][4]


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