James DeGale boxing

James Frederick DeGale, MBE (born 3 February 1986) is a British professional boxer. He is a former super-middleweight world champion, having held the IBF title twice between 2015 and 2018. At regional level he held the European and British super-middleweight titles between 2010 and 2012.James DeGale

DeGale represented Great Britain at the 2008 Olympics as an amateur, winning a gold medal in the middleweight division. He also won silver at the 2007 and 2008 EU Championships, and bronze at the 2006 Commonwealth Games. By later becoming IBF champion, he became the first British boxer in history to have won both an Olympic gold medal and a professional world title.

As of February 2019, DeGale is ranked as the world’s sixth best active super-middleweight by The Ring magazine, seventh by BoxRec, and tenth by the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board.

DeGale in 2011
Statistics
Nickname(s) Chunky
Weight(s) Super-middleweight
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Reach 74 in (188 cm)
Born 3 February 1986 (age 33)
Hammersmith, West London,
England
Stance Southpaw
Boxing record
Total fights 28
Wins 25
Wins by KO 15
Losses 2
Draws 1

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