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Darren Barker

W L D
26 2 0
16 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


bouts 28
rounds 174
KOs 57%
 
global ID 267609
alias'Dazzling'
born 1982-05-19
debut2004-09-24 / age 22
divisionmiddleweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 0½″   /   184cm
reach
73″   /   185cm
residence
Barnet, London, United Kingdom
birth place
Barnet, London, United Kingdom

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2013-12-07
159Felix Sturm159½38 3 2
Porsche Arena, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
LTKO2/12
 L 
TKO
2/12
  
time: 2:09   referee: Mark Nelson   judges: John MadfisMike FitzgeraldManuel Oliver Palomo
IBF World middleweight title (supervisor: Lindsey Tucker)
Barker down twice in the second round before his corner threw in the towel.
2013-08-17
159½Daniel Geale159½29 1 0
Revel Resort, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Eddie Cotton   judges: Carlos Ortiz Jr 114-113, Barbara Perez 116-111, Alan Rubenstein 113-114
IBF World middleweight title
Barker down in 6th rd.
2013-03-09
159¼Simone Rotolo159¾35 3 0
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W RTD4/12
 W  
RTD
4/12
  
time: 3:00   referee: Steve Gray   judges: Massimiliano BiancoMike FitzgeraldMarcus McDonnell
vacant IBF Inter-Continental middleweight title (supervisor: Roberto Rea)
Rotolo, down in the 1st round, retired with an injured hand.
2012-12-08
162¾Kerry Hope161½18 4 0
Olympia, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 1:03   referee: Marcus McDonnell   judges: Howard John FosterAndre PasquierRobin Taylor
Hope down in the 4th round.
2011-10-01
159½Sergio Gabriel Martinez15847 2 2
Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LKO11/12
 L 
KO
11/12
  
time: 1:29   referee: Eddie Cotton   judges: Lynne Carter 94-96, Victor Loughlin 94-97, Alejandro Rochin 91-99
WBC Diamond middleweight title (supervisor: Michael George)
2011-04-30
159¾Domenico Spada15932 3 0
Olympia, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Daniel Van de Wiele   judges: Esa Lehtosaari 116-113, Francisco Vazquez Marcos 115-113, Francisco Alloza Rosa 116-113
vacant EBU (European) middleweight title (supervisor: Antonio Martin Galan)
2010-04-09
159½Affif Belghecham16019 4 1
Alexandra Palace, Wood Green, London, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Massimo Barrovecchio   judges: Luca Montella 116-112, Ventsislav Nikolov 119-110, Raiko Djajic 116-114
vacant EBU (European) middleweight title (supervisor: Bob Logist)
2009-11-28
159¾Danny Butler159½18 2 0
Brentwood Centre, Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
time: 0:47   referee: Richard James Davies   judges: Mark GreenIan John-LewisMarcus McDonnell
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
vacant BBBofC British middleweight title
Butler comes in at just a couple of days notice after the withdrawal of Wayne Elcock.
2009-05-23
159¾Darren McDermott159¾16 1 1
Colosseum, Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 2:30   referee: Dave Parris   judges: Richard James DaviesMark GreenTerry O'Connor
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
BBBofC British Middleweight Title Eliminator; McDermott dropped by a left-right to the jaw in the 4th,rose to one knee at a count of seven but the contest was waved off.
2008-12-13
160Jason McKay16020 2 0
International Centre, Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom
W RTD6/12
 W  
RTD
6/12
  
time: 3:00   referee: Mickey Vann
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
2008-08-15
160½Larry Sharpe159½22 4 0
The Venue at River Cree, Enoch, Alberta, Canada
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: John Braak   judges: William Warwick Jr. 97-93, Ken Rudd 97-93, Chris Loblick 97-93
2008-02-22
158½Steven Bendall159¾28 3 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
time: 1:54   referee: Richard James Davies   judges: Ian John-LewisTerry O'ConnorDave Parris
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
2007-11-14
158½Ben Crampton158½20 0 1
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Ian John-Lewis   judges: Richard James Davies 120-108, Phil Edwards 120-108, Dave Parris 119-110
vacant Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
2007-10-05
166Greg Barton1642 3 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO3/4
 W  
TKO
3/4
  
time: 1:14   referee: Mark Green
2006-12-08
162¼Paul Samuels164¼17 2 2
Goresbrook Leisure Centre, Dagenham, Essex, United Kingdom
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 1:58   referee: Dave Parris
2006-11-24
163Ojay Abrahams17320 73 4
Ice Arena, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
W RTD1/4
 W  
RTD
1/4
  
referee: Terry O'Connor
2006-09-15
160Hussain Osman16013 12 0
Alexandra Palace, Wood Green, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Ken Curtis 98-93
BBBofC Southern Area middleweight title
2006-07-12
164Conroy McIntosh1656 16 3
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO7/8
 W  
TKO
7/8
  
referee: Mark Green
Barker down twice in round two
2006-05-12
159½Danny Thornton162¾20 11 3
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W KO6/8
 W  
KO
6/8
  
time: 1:26   referee: Robert Williams
2006-02-17
157Louis Mimoune15220 32 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
time: 2:51   referee: Lee Cook
2006-01-20
158Richard Mazurek1576 4 1
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Robert Williams 79-73
2005-12-02
157John Paul Temple157¼4 9 1
Ice Arena, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
W TKO6/6
 W  
TKO
6/6
  
time: 0:31   referee: Paul Thomas
2005-07-16
160½Dean Walker16211 5 1
Prince Regent Hotel, Chigwell, Essex, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Mark Green 60-55
2005-07-09
158¾Ernie Smith15612 83 4
Ice Arena, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Paul Thomas 60-54
2005-04-10
155¾Andrei Sherel156¾1 1 0
Leisure Centre, Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
time: 0:47   referee: Robert Williams
2005-03-26
162Leigh Wicks17017 67 4
Empire Theatre, Hackney, London, United Kingdom
W RTD4/6
 W  
RTD
4/6
  
time: 2:00   referee: Robert Williams
2004-11-12
155¾David White1600 10 2
Conference Centre, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
time: 2:37   referee: Seamus Dunne
2004-09-24
159Howard Clarke16627 47 2
Ice Arena, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Paul Thomas 60-54
Pro debut for Barker
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