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Carlos Takam
Carlos Takam




SD 10
UD 10
UD 10
UD 10


6' 2" / 187 cm
80.3" / 204 cm
Orthodox (R)

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Carlos Takam profile

What is Carlos Takam's Record?

Carlos Takam's record currently stands at 40 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw. Of those 40 wins he has stopped 28 of his opponents, so his current knock-out ratio is 70%. Of his 7 loses, he's been stopped 4 times. He's boxed a total of 265 rounds, meaning his professional fights last 5.5 rounds on average.

What was Takam's last fight?

Carlos Takam's last fight took place against Tony Yoka's on 11th Mar 2023, in Paris XIX, France. He won by split decision in the 10th round. That fight was 6 months and 14 days ago.

How active is Carlos Takam?

Takam's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

Where is Carlos Takam From?

Takam was born in Cameroon.

How Old Is Carlos Takam?

The heavyweight is currently 42 years old. He was born on 6th December 1980, so he will turn 43 in 2 months and 11 days.

How long has Takam been fighting?

Carlos Takam made his professional debut in December 2005, so he has been a pro for 17 years and 9 months.

How tall is Carlos Takam?

Takam is 6' 2" (6 Foot and 2 inches) which is 187cm (1 meter and 87 centimeters).

What is Takam's Reach?

His reach is 80.3 inches (80.3") which is 204 cm (2 meters and 4 centimeters).

What stance does Carlos Takam use?

Takam fights from a traditional orthodox stance, which means he favours his right hand as his power hand when fighting.

What are some potential opponents for Carlos Takam?

Some potential future fights for Takam include Tyson Fury, Johann Duhaupas, Derek Chisora, Luis Ortiz and Unified Heavyweight Champion Oleksandr Usyk.

What will be Carlos Takam's Next Fight?

Carlos Takam is to face Martin Bakole Ilunga next on Saturday 28th October 2023. The fight will take place at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The fight will be broadcast on TNT Sports Box Office in the UK, and ESPN+ PPV in the United States.

How can I stream Carlos Takam's Fights?

In the UK you stream Takam's fight against Bakole on TNT Sports Box Office.

In the US you can stream Carlos Takam fight via ESPN PPV via ESPN+.

What are some recent Carlos Takam results?

Carlos Takam has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he beat Tony Yoka on 11th March 2023 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Zenith de Paris-La Villette, Paris XIX, France.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Arslanbek Makhmudov on 16th September 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Montreal Casino, Montreal, Canada.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Joe Joyce on 24th July 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at SSE Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had beat Jerry Forrest on 9th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.

He had won against Fabio Maldonado on 28th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Paramount Theatre, New York.

Carlos Takam Stats
AgeDate Of BirthNationalityHeightReachStanceWeight Division
42December 06, 1980Cameroon187 cm204 cmorthodoxHeavyweight (200+ lb)
Carlos Takam Record
Professional RecordWinsWins By KOKnockout PercentageLossesLosses By StoppageDrawsPro RoundsDebut
Carlos Takam Recent Contests
2023-03-11Tony YokaWon (SD 10)Zenith de Paris-La Villette, Paris XIX, Paris, France
2022-09-16Arslanbek MakhmudovLost (UD 10)Montreal Casino, Montreal, Canada
2021-07-24Joe JoyceLost (TKO 6)SSE Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
2020-07-09Jerry ForrestWon (UD 10)MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States
2020-02-28Fabio MaldonadoWon (UD 10)Paramount Theatre, New York, United States
2019-09-14Craig LewisWon (UD 10)Resort World Catskills Casino, New York, United States
2018-07-28Derek ChisoraLost (TKO 8)The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
2017-10-28Anthony JoshuaLost (TKO 10) watch replay Principality Stadium, Wales, United Kingdom
2017-06-17Ivica BacurinWon (KO 2)Casino de la Vallee, Valle dAosta, Italy
2017-01-29Marcin RekowskiWon (KO 4)Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R., China
2016-05-21Joseph ParkerLost (UD 12)Vodafone Events Centre, Manukau City, New Zealand
2015-11-28George AriasWon (UD 8)Palasport Le Cupole, Torino, Italy
2015-11-28George AriasWon (UD 8)Palasport Le Cupole, Piemonte, Italy
2015-06-13Michael SprottWon (KO 5)Cirque d'Hiver, Paris, France
2015-04-10Marcelo Luiz NascimentoWon (KO 4)Gymnase du Clos de l'Arche, Noisy-le-Grand, France
2014-10-24Alexander PovetkinLost (KO 10)Luzhniki, Moscow, Russia
2014-01-18Mike PerezDraw (MD 10)Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada

Carlos Takam's next fight

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When is Carlos Takam's Next Fight?

Carlos Takam is to face Martin Bakole Ilunga next on Saturday 28th October 2023. The fight will take place at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The fight will be broadcast on TNT Sports Box Office in the UK, and ESPN+ PPV in the United States.

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