Lee Selby
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Lee Selby

“'Lightning'”

RECORD

26 - 1 - 0

KOs

9

Weight 126 lbs (57.27 kg)

Age 30

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

win vs Eduardo Ramirez

Dec 09, 2017 / Copper Box Arena, London, United Kingdom

Selby retained his world title via unanimous decision.

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

Win vs Eduardo Ramirez 20-0-3

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

Lee Selby WINS against Eduardo Ramirez 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 Selby WINS against Jonathan Victor Barros 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 Selby WINS against Andoni Gago by TKO in Round 9 of 10

Win vs Eric Hunter

Apr 09, 2016 O2 Arena, London

Lee Selby WINS against Eric Hunter by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Fernando Montiel

Oct 14, 2015 Gila River Arena, Glendale, Arizona

Lee Selby WINS against Fernando Montiel 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 Gradovich LOSES to Lee Selby 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 Selby WINS against Joel Brunker by TKO in Round 9 of 12

Win vs Romulo Koasicha 21-3-0

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

Lee Selby WINS against Romulo Koasicha by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Rendall Munroe 27-3-1

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

Lee Selby WINS against Rendall Munroe 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 Selby WINS against Ryan Walsh 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 Simion LOSES to Lee Selby by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Corey McConnell 11-0-1

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

Lee Selby WINS against Corey McConnell 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 Selby WINS against Martin Lindsay by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Patrick Okine 11-1-1

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

Lee Selby WINS against Patrick Okine 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 Selby WINS against John Simpson by TKO in Round 5 of 12

WIN vs Stephen Smith 12-0-0

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

Stephen Smith LOSES to Lee Selby 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 Selby WINS against James Ancliff by TKO in Round 6 of 10

Win vs Youssef Al Hamidi 8-32-2

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

Lee Selby WINS against Youssef Al Hamidi by PTS in Round 6 of 6

WIN vs Dai Davies 6-13-1

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

Dai Davies LOSES to Lee Selby by KO in Round 2 of 10

WIN vs Ben Jones 10-1-1

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

Ben Jones LOSES to Lee Selby by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Jimmy Briggs 2-15-0

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

Lee Selby WINS against Jimmy Briggs 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 Selby WINS against Ian Bailey 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 Mouneimne WINS against Lee Selby by PTS in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Johnny Greaves 1-26-0

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

Lee Selby WINS against Johnny Greaves by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Craig Johnson 9-3-0

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

Lee Selby WINS against Craig Johnson by PTS in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Peter Buckley 31-255-12

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

Lee Selby WINS against Peter Buckley by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Sid Razak 3-8-0

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

Lee Selby WINS against Sid Razak by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Stats

Lee Selby “'Lightning'”

  • WINS 26
  • LOSSES 1
  • DRAWS 0
  • KOs 9

Weight 126 lbs (57.27 kg)

Height 5'" (1.74 m)

Reach 69" (175 cm)

  • Born

    February 14, 1987
  • Age

    30
  • Country

    United Kingdom
  • Born in

    Barry, Wales
  • Trains in

    Barry, Wales
  • Stance

    Orthodox
  • Rounds Boxed

    207
  • KO Percentage

    33%
  • Boxing Hero

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