Lee Selby
Lee Selby

Lee Selby

“'Lightning'”

RECORD

26 - 2 - 0

KOs

9

Weight 126 lbs (57.27 kg)

Age 31

Home Barry, Wales, GBR 

Complete Stats

After becoming a 126-pound world champion fighting solely in the U.K., Welshman Lee Selby has his sights set on becoming a star in the U.S. Read Bio

Last Fight

Last Fight

loss vs Josh Warrington

May 19, 2018 / Elland Road, Leeds, United Kingdom

Featherweight champion Lee Selby suffered the second setback of his career, losing his IBF title by split decision (115-113, 112-116, 113-115) to Josh Warrington in Leeds, England.

Latest News

Lee Selby News
Lee Selby
Aug 9, 2017 / 12 Rounds With, Lee Selby

12 Rounds With … Lee Selby

Every boxer has to make sacrifices and overcome obstacles to become a world champion, but very few champions have had to defend their crown while carrying as much heartache as Lee Selby.

PBC Jabs Premier Boxing ChampionsPBC Boxing Video
Jan 26, 2017 / PBC Jabs, Frampton vs Santa Cruz, Carl Frampton, Lee Selby

PBC Jabs gears up for action, checks in with world champions Frampton and Selby

This week in PBC Jabs, host Jordan Hardy previews Saturday’s talent-laden Showtime card, including a Rapid Fire round with Northern Irish two-division champion Carl Frampton and a chat with Welsh 126-pound titleholder Lee Selby.

Lee Selby and Fernando Montiel
Jan 9, 2017 / Lee Selby, David Benavidez

Selby to put 126-pound title on the line against Barros on January 28

Turns out Carl Frampton won’t be the only world champion from the United Kingdom defending a 126-pound world title later this month in Las Vegas.

Fights

Lee Selby Fights

Loss vs Josh Warrington 26-0-0

May 19, 2018 Elland Road Football Ground, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL LOSES to Josh WarringtonJJ by SD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Eduardo Ramirez 20-0-3

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

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Eduardo RamirezEE by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Jonathan Victor Barros 41-4-1

Jul 15, 2017 Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Jonathan Victor BarrosJJ by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Andoni Gago 16-2-2

Mar 04, 2017 O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Andoni GagoAA by TKO in Round 9 of 10

Win vs Eric Hunter

Apr 09, 2016 O2 Arena, London

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Eric HunterEE by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Fernando Montiel

Oct 14, 2015 Gila River Arena, Glendale, Arizona

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Fernando MontielFF by UD in Round 12 of 12

WIN vs Evgeny Gradovich 19-0-1

May 30, 2015 O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom

Evgeny GradovichEE LOSES to Lee SelbyLL by TD in Round 8 of 12

Win vs Joel Brunker 27-0-0

Oct 11, 2014 O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Joel BrunkerJJ by TKO in Round 9 of 12

Win vs Romulo Koasicha 21-3-0

May 17, 2014 Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Romulo KoasichaRR by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Rendall Munroe 27-3-1

Feb 01, 2014 Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Rendall MunroeRR by TKO in Round 6 of 12

Win vs Ryan Walsh 16-0-1

Oct 05, 2013 O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Ryan WalshRR by UD in Round 12 of 12

WIN vs Viorel Simion 16-0-0

Jul 13, 2013 Craven Park Stadium, Hull, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Viorel SimionVV LOSES to Lee SelbyLL by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Corey McConnell 11-0-1

Apr 20, 2013 Winter Gardens, Blackpool, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Corey McConnellCC by TKO in Round 5 of 12

Win vs Martin Lindsay 20-1-0

Feb 09, 2013 Odyssey Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Martin LindsayMM by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Patrick Okine 11-1-1

May 25, 2012 Newport Centre, Newport, Wales, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Patrick OkinePP by TKO in Round 5 of 12

Win vs John Simpson 22-8-0

Dec 14, 2011 York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against John SimpsonJJ by TKO in Round 5 of 12

WIN vs Stephen Smith 12-0-0

Sep 17, 2011 Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Stephen SmithSS LOSES to Lee SelbyLL by TKO in Round 8 of 12

Win vs James Ancliff 11-14-2

Jul 30, 2011 Pill Millennium Centre, Newport, Wales, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against James AncliffJJ by TKO in Round 6 of 10

Win vs Youssef Al Hamidi 8-32-2

Apr 27, 2011 Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Youssef Al HamidiYY by PTS in Round 6 of 6

WIN vs Dai Davies 6-13-1

Oct 30, 2010 Newport Centre, Newport, Wales, United Kingdom

Dai DaviesDD LOSES to Lee SelbyLL by KO in Round 2 of 10

WIN vs Ben Jones 10-1-1

Jun 25, 2010 Brentwood Centre, Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom

Ben JonesBB LOSES to Lee SelbyLL by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Jimmy Briggs 2-15-0

Nov 20, 2009 Newport Centre, Newport, Wales, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Jimmy BriggsJJ by PTS in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Ian Bailey 3-1-0

Aug 10, 2009 Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel, Knightsbridge, London, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Ian BaileyII by PTS in Round 6 of 6

LOSS vs Samir Mouneimne 1-0-1

May 29, 2009 Fenton Manor Sports Complex, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Samir MouneimneSS WINS against Lee SelbyLL by PTS in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Johnny Greaves 1-26-0

Mar 13, 2009 Newport Centre, Newport, Wales, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Johnny GreavesJJ by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Craig Johnson 9-3-0

Feb 27, 2009 Metrodome, Barnsley, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Craig JohnsonCC by PTS in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Peter Buckley 31-255-12

Oct 24, 2008 Newport Centre, Newport, Wales, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Peter BuckleyPP by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Sid Razak 3-8-0

Jul 12, 2008 Newport Centre, Newport, Wales, United Kingdom

Lee SelbyLL WINS against Sid RazakSS by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Stats

Lee Selby “'Lightning'”

  • WINS 26
  • LOSSES 2
  • DRAWS 0
  • KOs 9

Weight 126 lbs (57.27 kg)

Height 5'" (1.74 m)

Reach 69" (175 cm)

  • Born

    February 14, 1987
  • Age

    31
  • Country

    United Kingdom
  • Born in

    Barry, Wales
  • Trains in

    Barry, Wales
  • Stance

    Orthodox
  • Rounds Boxed

    219
  • KO Percentage

    32%
  • Boxing Hero

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