Josh Taylor Profile
What is Josh Taylor's Record?
Josh Taylor's record currently stands at 17 wins, 0 loses and 0 draws. He is currently undefeated in a total of 17 contests.
Of those 17 wins, he's stopped 13 of his opponents, so his current knock-out ratio is 76%.
He's boxed a total of 91 rounds, meaning his professional fights last 5.4 rounds on average.
What was Taylor's last fight?
Josh Taylor's last fight took place against Apinan Kongsong's on 26th Sep 2020, in London, United Kingdom. He won by knockout in the 1st round. That fight was 3 months and 26 days ago.
What belts does Josh Taylor hold?
He currently holds the The Ring Junior Welterweight, IBF World Junior Welterweight and WBA Super World Super Lightweight championships.
He won a vacant The Ring Junior Welterweight, WBA Super World Super Lightweight and belts against Regis Prograis, beating him by majority decision after 12 rounds on 26th October 2019. He has held these belts for a total of 453 days (1 year 2 months and 26 days) and has 1 defences on the WBA at least. His first mandatory for his The Ring belt is due against Josh Taylor. His first mandatory for his WBA belt is due against Josh Taylor.
He won a vacant belt against Ivan Baranchyk, beating him by unanimous decision after 12 rounds on 18th May 2019. He has held this belt for a total of 614 days (1 year 8 months and 3 days) and is yet to make a defence of the belt. He is yet to make a mandatory defence of this belt.
Where is Josh Taylor From?
Taylor was born in the United Kingdom.
How Old Is Josh Taylor?
The super lightweight is currently 30 years old. He was born on 2nd January 1991, so he will turn 31 in 11 months and 12 days.
How long has Taylor been fighting?
Josh Taylor made his professional debut in July 2015, so he has been a pro for 5 years and 6 months.
How tall is Josh Taylor?
Taylor is 5' 10" (5 Foot and 10 inches) which is 178cm (1 meter and 78 centimetres).
What is Taylor's Reach?
His reach is 69.7 inches (69.7") which is 177cm (1 meter and 77 centimetres).
What stance does Josh Taylor use?
Taylor fights from a southpaw stance, which means he favours his left hand as his power hand when fighting.
What are some potential opponents for Josh Taylor?
Some potential future fights for Taylor include Unified Super Lightweight Champion Jose Carlos Ramirez, Unified Lightweight Champion Teofimo Lopez, Jack Catterall, Ricky Burns and Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis.
How can I stream Josh Taylor's Fight?
In the UK you can usually stream Taylor's fights on BT Sports App.
In the US you can usually stream Josh Taylor's fights via ESPN+.
What are some recent Josh Taylor results?
Taylor remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Regis Prograis on 26th October 2019 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Super Lightweight, IBF World Junior Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ivan Baranchyk on 18th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.
Going into that contest, he had beat Ryan Martin on 3rd November 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.
Before that, he had won against Viktor Postol on 23rd June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.
He had beat Winston Campos on 3rd March 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.