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Terry Flanagan
Terry Flanagan




DQ 4
KO 5
UD 12
SD 12
UD 12


5' 10" / 177 cm
70.9" / 180 cm
Southpaw (L)

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The story

Born on June 11, 1989 in Manchester, England, Terry Flanagan is a skilled southpaw who started boxing at 7 years old. Since he was small for his age and fought up in weight quite often, he had an unspectacular amateur career. He won about as many as he lost, and didn’t pick up any tournament medals. Feeling like his style was better suited for the longer rounds of professional fighting, he made the leap to the professional ranks when he was 19.

Flanagan had his pro debut on January 24, 2009 in a six-round fight against Danny McDermid. He cruised to an easy win on points. He ended up winning his first four fights on the scorecards, before picking up his first finish to close out 2009 when he beat Delroy Spencer by TKO in the third round. He followed that up with a first-round KO over Csaba Toth and a second-round TKO over Ignac Kassai.

While Terry Flanagan demonstrated solid technical skills and decent punching power over the early portion of his career, he was fighting a low level of competition, which is common for young British fighters. Still, he was staying active and getting the job done. After he had built up a perfect 13-0 record, he got a chance to fight Dougie Curran for the English super featherweight title on May 18, 2012. It was definitely a fight he was supposed to win, as Curran was 5-11-2 at the time and had already lost to him once before. Flanagan took care of business with a unanimous decision win after 10 rounds. He defended the title against Troy James a few months later.

He then decided to give the Prizefighter lightweight tournament a try. He fought three times on October 6, 2012, just weeks after his fight against James, but he managed to win three straight fights by decision to win the tournament. After keeping his win streak going and his undefeated record intact, he fought Martin Gethin on July 26, 2014 for the British lightweight title. He dished out a beating, and Gethin didn’t come out after the seventh round.

After taking out Danny Little by fifth-round TKO, Terry Flanagan took on Stephen Ormond for the WBO European lightweight title. He was ahead on all the scorecards when his opponent was disqualified for repeated headbutts.

In his next fight on July 11, 2015, he got his first shot at a world title when he took on Jose Zepeda for the WBO lightweight belt. It was a bit unlucky for his Zepeda, who dislocated his shoulder and couldn’t come out after the second round.

Flanagan made his first defense of his new title in Manchester against Diego Magdaleno, and he put on a show for his hometown fans, blasting his opponent and winning in the second round by TKO. He followed that up with two unanimous decision victories after 12 rounds. In his last fight of 2016, he dominated Orlando Cruz on the way to an eighth-round TKO win, taking his record to 32-0 in the process.

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What is Terry Flanagan's Record?

Terry Flanagan's record currently stands at 36 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws. Of those 36 wins he has stopped 14 of his opponents, so his current knock-out ratio is 39%. Despite his 2 loses, he has never been stopped. He's boxed a total of 219 rounds, meaning his professional fights last 5.8 rounds on average.

What was Flanagan's last fight?

Terry Flanagan's last fight took place against Michael Ansah's on 11th Oct 2019, in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. He won by in the 4th round. That fight was 1 year and 11 months ago.

How active is Terry Flanagan?

Flanagan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.

Where is Terry Flanagan From?

Flanagan was born in the United Kingdom.

How Old Is Terry Flanagan?

The lightweight is currently 32 years old. He was born on 11th June 1989, so he will turn 33 in 8 months and 15 days.

How long has Flanagan been fighting?

Terry Flanagan made his professional debut in January 2009, so he has been a pro for 12 years and 8 months.

How tall is Terry Flanagan?

Flanagan is 5' 10" (5 Foot and 10 inches) which is 177cm (1 meter and 77 centimeters).

What is Flanagan's Reach?

His reach is 70.9 inches (70.9") which is 180 cm (1 meter and 80 centimeters).

What stance does Terry Flanagan use?

Flanagan fights from a southpaw stance, which means he favours his left hand as his power hand when fighting.

What are some potential opponents for Terry Flanagan?

Some potential future fights for Flanagan include Jack Catterall.

What will be Terry Flanagan's Next Fight?

Terry Flanagan's doesn't currently have a fight scheduled.

Some potential future fights for Flanagan include Jack Catterall.

How can I stream Terry Flanagan's Fights?

We don't have streaming details for Terry Flanagan's next fight yet.

What are some recent Terry Flanagan results?

Flanagan has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he defeated Jonas Segu on 12th July 2019 by knockout in the 5th round at Olympia, Merseyside, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Regis Prograis on 27th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Lakefront Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Maurice Hooker on 9th June 2018 by split decision in their WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had defeated Petr Petrov on 8th April 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Lightweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

He had beat Orlando Cruz on 26th November 2016 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBO World Lightweight championship fight at Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff.

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When is Terry Flanagan's Next Fight?

Terry Flanagan's doesn't currently have a fight scheduled.

Some potential future fights for Flanagan include Jack Catterall.

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