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Derry Mathews

W L D
38 9 2
20 KOs 7 KOs
last 6


rating
ranking
bouts 49
rounds 276
KOs 41%
 
global ID 168317
alias'Dirty'
born 1983-09-23 / age 31
debut2003-01-18 / age 19
divisionlightweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 8½″   /   174cm
reach
68″   /   173cm
residence
Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
birth place
Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2015-04-18
134¾Tony Luis13419 2 0
Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Howard John Foster   judges: Jean-Louis Legland 114-112, Dave Parris 115-112, Stefano Carozza 114-112
interim WBA World lightweight title (supervisor: Aurelio Fiengo)
Both fighters lost one point in the 8th round for fouls.
2015-03-06
139Gyorgy Mizsei Jr13721 13 0
Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
time: 1:02   referee: Mark Lyson
Mizsei down in the 5th round.
2014-10-25
134½Adam Dingsdale13411 1 1
Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Howard John Foster   judges: Dave Parris 118-108, Giuseppe Quartarone 120-106, Philippe Verbeke 119-107
vacant WBA Continental lightweight title
Dingsdale down in the 2nd round.
2014-05-10
134¼Martin Gethin134½24 4 1
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Victor Loughlin   judges: Michael Alexander 117-113, Phil Edwards 115-114, Dave Parris 112-116
BBBofC British lightweight title
2013-12-07
134Stephen Ormond13415 1 0
Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Steve Gray   judges: Mikael Hook 93-98, Dave Parris 93-98, Andre Van Grootenbruel 92-98
WBO European lightweight title
2013-09-21
134¾Curtis Woodhouse134¼19 5 0
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 1:14   referee: Mark Green   judges: Richard James DaviesSteve GrayVictor Loughlin
Commonwealth (British Empire) lightweight title
2013-07-13
134¾Tommy Coyle13415 1 0
Craven Park Stadium, Hull, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W TKO10/12
 W  
TKO
10/12
  
time: 2:41   referee: Phil Edwards   judges: Howard John FosterIan John-LewisDave Parris
vacant Commonwealth (British Empire) lightweight title
Mathews cut on the left eyebrow in the 10th round. Coyle down in the 10th.
2013-03-30
134¾Anthony Crolla134½25 4 0
Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
DSD12/12
 D 
SD
12/12
  
referee: Howard John Foster   judges: Steve Gray 115-115, Ian John-Lewis 113-115, Marcus McDonnell 115-113
vacant Commonwealth (British Empire) lightweight title (supervisor: Robert Smith)
2012-12-07
143Asan Yuseinov14211 4 2
Bowlers Exhibition Centre, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 2:51   referee: Alvin Finch
2012-10-06
136¾Terry Flanagan136¾15 0 0
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LUD3/3
 L 
UD
3/3
  
referee: Richard James Davies   judges: Mark Green 27-29, Ian John-Lewis 27-29, Terry O'Connor 27-29
Prizefighter Tournament, lightweight semi-final.
Mathews given a count in the 2nd round.
2012-10-06
136¾Jamie Spence136½10 3 0
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W UD3/3
 W  
UD
3/3
  
referee: Richard James Davies   judges: Mark Green 30-27, Ian John-Lewis 30-27, Terry O'Connor 30-27
Prizeighter Tournament, lightweight quarter-final.
Mathews cut by both eyes.
2012-07-07
135Gavin Rees134¾36 1 1
Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
LTKO9/12
 L 
TKO
9/12
  
time: 1:27   referee: Howard John Foster   judges: Marcus McDonnellPhil EdwardsJohn Keane
BBBofC British lightweight title
EBU (European) lightweight title (supervisor: Charles Giles)
Mathews, cut on the right eyebrow in the 3rd round, down in the 9th.
2012-04-21
135Anthony Crolla13523 2 0
Sports Centre, Oldham, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W TKO6/12
 W  
TKO
6/12
  
time: 2:57   referee: John Keane   judges: Phil EdwardsSteve GrayIan John-Lewis
BBBofC British lightweight title
Crolla down in the 3rd round and cut above the left eye in the 4th.
2012-01-20
134¾Emiliano Marsili134¾23 0 1
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LTKO7/12
 L 
TKO
7/12
  
time: 1:21   referee: Howard John Foster   judges: Giustino Di GiovanniMarcus McDonnellJohn Rupert
vacant International Boxing Organization World lightweight title
Mathews, cut below the lett eye and down from a body shot in the 6th round.
2011-10-01
134½Gavin Rees134¼35 1 0
Newport Centre, Newport, Wales, United Kingdom
DTD4/12
 D 
TD
4/12
  
referee: John Keane   judges: Marcus McDonnell 28-29, Terry O'Connor 28-29, Mark Green 28-29
EBU (European) lightweight title (supervisor: Pertti Augustin)
Halted after a head clash left Mathews with a broken nose.
2011-07-30
134½Stephen Jennings134½5 0 1
Greenbank Sports Centre, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 2:50   referee: Steve Gray
Jennings given three counts, one in the 4th round and two in the 5th. Mathews deducted a point in the 5th for hitting Jennings on the back of the head.
2011-06-11
138George Watson137¼8 4 2
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 1:10   referee: John Latham
Watson down from a right to the head.
2011-04-02
135Amir Unsworth13513 3 1
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:52   referee: Phil Edwards   judges: Terry O'ConnorSteve GrayMichael Alexander
vacant BBBofC English lightweight title
2011-01-22
135Scott Lawton134½27 7 1
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Marcus McDonnell   judges: Phil Edwards 116-111, John Coyle 118-109, Terry O'Connor 118-110
vacant International Boxing Organization International lightweight title
2010-11-20
132Gary Buckland131¾18 2 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
LKO2/3
 L 
KO
2/3
  
time: 1:28   referee: Dave Parris   judges: Richard James DaviesMarcus McDonnellTerry O'Connor
Prizefighter Tournament, super-featherweight final.
Mathews down once in the first round and once in the second
2010-11-20
132Choi Tseveenpurev13129 4 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W UD3/3
 W  
UD
3/3
  
referee: Marcus McDonnell   judges: Richard James Davies 29-28, Terry O'Connor 29-28, Dave Parris 29-28
Prizefighter Tournament, super-featherweight semi-final.
2010-11-20
132Gary McArthur131½15 1 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO3/3
 W  
TKO
3/3
  
time: 0:19   referee: Dave Parris   judges: Richard James DaviesMarcus McDonnellTerry O'Connor
Prizefighter Tournament, super-featherweight quarter-final.
McArthur down in the 1st round, down once officially in the second.
2010-09-25
140Daniel Thorpe13923 106 3
Fit City, Broughton, Salford, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Phil Edwards 60-53
Thorpe down in the 4th round.
2010-07-17
142Kristian Laight1376 79 6
Fit City, Broughton, Salford, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
referee: Howard John Foster 40-36
2009-11-13
131½Scott Lawton13126 5 1
Fenton Manor Sports Complex, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
LTKO6/8
 L 
TKO
6/8
  
time: 1:30   referee: Robert Chalmers
2009-03-28
129½Harry Ramogoadi136½21 10 2
Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LKO4/6
 L 
KO
4/6
  
time: 1:28   referee: Michael Alexander
2008-09-20
125¼Martin Lindsay125¾12 0 0
Hillsborough Leisure Centre, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
LKO9/10
 L 
KO
9/10
  
time: 2:06   referee: Marcus McDonnell
2008-07-19
140John Gicharu1309 0 1
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Howard John Foster 80-71
Both fighters unofficially weighed in the day before at 9st 2lbs the weights given are from the official weigh-in on the day of show
2008-04-05
125½Choi Tseveenpurev12526 4 0
Bolton Arena, Bolton, Lancashire, United Kingdom
LKO5/12
 L 
KO
5/12
  
time: 3:00   referee: Dave Parris   judges: Mickey VannKarl RogersReg Thompson
World Boxing Union (Original 1995-2004) featherweight title
2008-02-02
126¾Nikoloz Berkatsashvili123½14 2 0
ExCel Arena, Dockland, London, United Kingdom
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 2:27   referee: Mark Green
2007-10-13
124¼Matthew Marsh124¼8 0 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO11/12
 W  
TKO
11/12
  
time: 2:25   referee: Dave Parris   judges: Reg ThompsonMickey VannKarl Rogers
World Boxing Union (Original 1995-2004) featherweight title
2007-03-10
125½John Simpson124½14 4 0
Olympia, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Mickey Vann   judges: Larry O'Connell 118-112, Dave Parris 117-110, Karl Rogers 113-111
World Boxing Union (Original 1995-2004) featherweight title
2006-10-14
124½Stephen Foster12521 0 1
M.E.N. Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Dave Parris 118-108 119-107 118-110
World Boxing Union (Original 1995-2004) featherweight title
2006-06-01
133½Mickey Coveney126¼9 3 0
Metrodome, Barnsley, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Mickey Vann 79-73
2006-01-28
125½Steve Chinnock12610 3 0
Nottingham Arena, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
W RTD6/10
 W  
RTD
6/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: John Keane
vacant BBBofC English featherweight title
2005-10-25
125Frederic Bonifai12628 22 3
Guild Hall, Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Keith Garner 60-54
2005-07-16
129¼Dai Davies130¼2 2 0
Bolton Arena, Bolton, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
time: 1:32   referee: Phil Edwards
2005-05-13
125John Mackay1259 6 0
Everton Park Sports Centre, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Chris Kelly 60-57
2004-12-17
133Dean Ward1300 6 0
Everton Park Sports Centre, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
time: 2:12   referee: Chris Kelly
2004-09-10
133Buster Dennis1334 6 0
Everton Park Sports Centre, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Chris Kelly 60-56
2004-04-03
125Henry Janes125¼4 7 0
M.E.N. Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
referee: Chris Kelly 40-36
2004-02-26
132Gareth Payne13211 7 0
Kingsway Leisure Centre, Widnes, Cheshire, United Kingdom
W TKO4/4
 W  
TKO
4/4
  
time: 0:37   referee: Chris Kelly
2003-12-13
130Peter Buckley14831 175 10
M.E.N. Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
referee: Phil Edwards 40-36
2003-10-02
122Aliaksei Volchan124¼3 2 0
Everton Park Sports Centre, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
time: 1:39   referee: Chris Kelly
2003-08-29
121½Marty Kayes121½0 10 0
Everton Park Sports Centre, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W RTD2/4
 W  
RTD
2/4
  
time: 3:00   referee: Chris Kelly
2003-06-20
122½Henry Janes1220 2 0
Everton Park Sports Centre, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
time: 2:38   referee: Chris Kelly
2003-05-08
131Steve Gethin126¾7 5 2
Kingsway Leisure Centre, Widnes, Cheshire, United Kingdom
W TKO3/4
 W  
TKO
3/4
  
time: 2:00   referee: Chris Kelly
2003-04-05
124¼Jus Wallie1281 1 0
M.E.N. Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
referee: Phil Kane 39-38
2003-01-18
124¼Sergey Tasimov119¼9 13 1
Guild Hall, Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
time: 1:40   referee: Phil Edwards
Pro debut for Mathews.
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