James DeGale
James DeGale

James DeGale

“'Chunky'”

RECORD

25 - 2 - 1

KOs

15

Weight 168 lbs (76.36 kg)

Age 32

Home St Albans, Hertfordshire, GBR 

Complete Stats

A champion at 168 pounds, southpaw James DeGale is the first British boxer to win both an Olympic gold medal and a professional world title. Read Bio

Last Fight

win vs Fidel Munoz

Apr 07, 2018 / Citizens Bank Arena, Ontario, California

James DeGale returned to the ring with a third-round KO of Fidel Munoz.

Latest News

James DeGale News
PBC Boxing Video
Oct 16, 2018 / James DeGale

James DeGale on the hunt for monster fights

Former super middleweight champion eyes big bout with fellow Brit Chris Eubank Jr.

PBC Boxing Video
Sep 30, 2018 / Figueroa vs Escandon, Brandon Figueroa, Oscar Escandon, Joe Joyce, Efe Ajagba, Joey Spencer, Stephen Fulton, James DeGale

Unbeaten 122-pound contender Brandon Figueroa KOs former champ Oscar Escandon in main event of PBC on FS1

Prospects Joe Joyce, Efe Ajagba, Joey Spencer and Stephen Fulton all kept their records perfect with impressive victories.

Lara vs Hurd
Apr 7, 2018 / Erislandy Lara, Jarrett Hurd, Caleb Truax, James DeGale, Julian Williams, Lara vs Hurd, Truax vs DeGale

Hurd defeats Lara to become 154-pound unified champion

Jarrett Hurd's 12th-round knockdown of long-reigning champion Erislandy Lara secured his 154-pound title unification victory Saturday night in Las Vegas.

Fights

James DeGale Fights

Win vs Fidel Monterrosa Munoz 39-18-1

Sep 30, 2018 Citizens Business Bank Arena, Ontario, California, USA

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Fidel Monterrosa MunozFF by KO in Round 3 of 8

WIN vs Caleb Truax 25-2-1

Apr 07, 2018 The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

Caleb TruaxCC LOSES to James DeGaleJJ by UD in Round 12 of 12

Loss vs Caleb Truax 23-1-1

Dec 09, 2017 Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Hackney Wick, London, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ LOSES to Caleb TruaxCC by MD in Round 12 of 12

Draw vs Badou Jack

Jan 14, 2017 Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York

Badou JackBB DRAWS with James DeGaleJJ by MDR in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Rogelio Medina

Apr 30, 2016 DC Armory, Washington, D.C.

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Rogelio MedinaRR by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Lucian Bute 21-1-0

Nov 28, 2015 Centre Videotron, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Lucian ButeLL by UD in Round 12 of 12

May 23, 2015 Agganis Arena, Boston

Andre DirrellAA LOSES to James DeGaleJJ by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Marco Antonio Periban 20-2-1

Nov 22, 2014 Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Marco Antonio PeribanMM by TKO in Round 3 of 12

Win vs Brandon Gonzales 18-0-1

May 31, 2014 Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Brandon GonzalesBB by TKO in Round 4 of 12

Win vs Gevorg Sharoyan 20-0-0

Mar 01, 2014 City Academy Sports Centre, Bristol, Avon, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Gevorg SharoyanGG by TKO in Round 11 of 12

Win vs Gevorg Khatchikian 20-0-0

Mar 01, 2014 City Academy Sports Centre, Bristol, Avon, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Gevorg KhatchikianGG by TKO in Round 11 of 12

Win vs Dyah Davis 22-3-1

Nov 16, 2013 Glow, Bluewater, Greenhithe, Kent, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Dyah DavisDD by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Stjepan Bozic 26-6-0

Jun 08, 2013 Glow, Bluewater, Greenhithe, Kent, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Stjepan BozicSS by RTD in Round 4 of 12

Win vs Sebastien Demers 31-5-0

May 17, 2013 Hilton Lac Leamy, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Sebastien DemersSS by KO in Round 2 of 8

Win vs Fulgencio Zuniga 25-6-1

Dec 08, 2012 KC Sports Arena, Hull, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Fulgencio ZunigaFF by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Hadillah Mohoumadi 14-2-1

Oct 13, 2012 Glow, Bluewater, Greenhithe, Kent, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Hadillah MohoumadiHH by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Cristian Sanavia 45-5-1

Apr 21, 2012 Arena Nord, Frederikshavn, Denmark

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Cristian SanaviaCC by TKO in Round 4 of 12

WIN vs Piotr Wilczewski 29-1-0

Oct 15, 2011 Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Piotr WilczewskiPP LOSES to James DeGaleJJ by MD in Round 12 of 12

Loss vs George Groves 12-0-0

May 21, 2011 O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ LOSES to George GrovesGG by MD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Alpay Kobal 7-12-2

Mar 12, 2011 Braehead Arena, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Alpay KobalAA by TKO in Round 5 of 8

WIN vs Paul Smith 29-1-0

Dec 11, 2010 Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Paul SmithPP LOSES to James DeGaleJJ by TKO in Round 9 of 12

Win vs Carl Dilks 14-2-0

Sep 18, 2010 LG Arena, Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Carl DilksCC by TKO in Round 1 of 10

Win vs Sam Horton 15-1-0

May 15, 2010 Upton Park, West Ham, London, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Sam HortonSS by TKO in Round 5 of 12

Win vs Matthew Barr 14-5-0

Feb 13, 2010 Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Matthew BarrMM by TKO in Round 2 of 6

Win vs Nathan King 12-14-0

Dec 05, 2009 Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Nathan KingNN by PTS in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Ally Morrison 2-0-1

Oct 30, 2009 Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Ally MorrisonAA by TKO in Round 3 of 6

Win vs Ciaran Healy 10-10-1

Jul 18, 2009 M.E.N. Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Ciaran HealyCC by TKO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Jindrich Kubin 5-0-0

May 15, 2009 Odyssey Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Jindrich KubinJJ by TKO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Vepkhia Tchilaia 9-8-0

Feb 28, 2009 National Indoor Arena, Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

James DeGaleJJ WINS against Vepkhia TchilaiaVV by PTS in Round 4 of 4

Stats

James DeGale “'Chunky'”

  • WINS 25
  • LOSSES 2
  • DRAWS 1
  • KOs 15

Weight 168 lbs (76.36 kg)

Height 6'0" (1.83 m)

Reach 74" (188 cm)

  • Born

    February 03, 1986
  • Age

    32
  • Country

    United Kingdom
  • Born in

    Hammersmith, London
  • Trains in

    St Albans, Hertfordshire
  • Stance

    Southpaw
  • Rounds Boxed

    198
  • KO Percentage

    54%
  • Boxing Hero

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