Radzhab Butaev handed Jamal James his second career loss by way of ninth-round technical knockout, earning the WBA World Welterweight Title in the process, live on SHOWTIME from the Michelob Ultra Arena at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV. Butaev improves to 14-0 (11 KOs).
On Saturday, August 8, 2020, Jamal "Shango" James battled Thomas Dulorme in a 12-round battle for the Interim WBA World Welterweight Championship, live on FOX. James defeated Dulorme by way of a unanimous decision.
Welterweight contender and Minneapolis-native Jamal “Shango” James defeated former world champion Antonio DeMarco by unanimous decision Saturday in an exciting action fight that headlined FS1 PBC Fight Night and on FOX Deportes from The Armory in Minneapolis.
Jamal James battled Janer Gonzalez in a scheduled 10-round welterweight bout at The Armory in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on February 23, 2019. This fight was broadcast live on FS1 as part of the Premier Boxing Champions series. James won the fight via TKO victory after Gonzalez was unable to begin the 7th round.
James adds another hometown victory to his belt by way of second round KO, improving his record to 24-1, 10 KO’s.
Jamal James battled Abel Ramos in a ten-round welterweight bout live on FS1 from The Armory in Minneapolis, MN. James was awarded a majority decision victory after ten hard-fought rounds of action.
Jamal James takes home his 22nd victory after stunning Diego Chaves with a right hand and finishing him with a left hook to the body, adding another loss to his Chaves record.
In his first fight in 27 months, 2008 Olympic bronze medalist Yordenis Ugas handed Jamal James the first loss of his career, winning a one-sided, 10-round unanimous decision.