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Chad Dawson

W L D
32 4 0
18 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


rating
ranking
bouts 38
rounds 241
KOs 47%
 
global ID 60393
US ID061941
aliasBad
born 1982-07-13 / age 33
debut2001-08-18 / age 19
divisionlight heavyweight
stancesouthpaw
height6′ 1″   /   185cm
reach
76½″   /   194cm
residence
New Haven, Connecticut, USA
birth place
Hartsville, South Carolina, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2014-10-04
173Tommy Karpency17323 4 1
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Steve Smoger   judges: Julie Lederman 94-96, Frank Lombardi 96-94, Robert Paolino 94-96
2014-06-21
182¾George Blades177½23 5 0
StubHub Center, Carson, California, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:35   referee: Raul Caiz Jr   judges: Patrick ConnollyTony CrebsFernando Villareal
Blades down twice
2013-06-08
173½Adonis Stevenson174¼20 1 0
Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
LKO1/12
 L 
KO
1/12
  
time: 1:16   referee: Michael Griffin   judges: Dick FlahertyAnek HongtongkamJack Woodburn
WBC World light heavyweight title
2012-09-08
168Andre Ward16825 0 0
Oracle Arena, Oakland, California, USA
LTKO10/12
 L 
TKO
10/12
  
time: 2:45   referee: Steve Smoger   judges: Julie LedermanDavid MendozaMarshall Walker
WBC World super middleweight title (supervisor: Peter Stucki)
WBA Super World super middleweight title (supervisor: Robert Mack)
Dawson down in rds 3, 4 & 10
2012-04-28
174½Bernard Hopkins173½52 5 2
Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Eddie Cotton   judges: Dick Flaherty 117-111, Luis Rivera 114-114, Steve Weisfeld 117-111
WBC World light heavyweight title (supervisor: Jack Williams)
2011-10-15
174¼Bernard Hopkins173½52 5 2
Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
NNC2/12
 N 
NC
2/12
  
time: 2:48   referee: Pat Russell   judges: Marty DenkinLou MoretOren Shellenberger
WBC World light heavyweight title (supervisor: Bob Logist)
Hopkins is unable to continue after accidental injury.
2011-05-21
173Adrian Diaconu174½27 2 0
Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Michael Griffin   judges: Claude Paquette 117-111, Benoit Roussel 118-110, Jack Woodburn 116-112
2010-08-14
174Jean Pascal174¼25 1 0
Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
LTD11/12
 L 
TD
11/12
  
time: 2:06   referee: Michael Griffin   judges: Jack Woodburn 101-108, John Keane 103-106, Gerald Ritter 103-106
WBC World light heavyweight title (supervisor: Charles Giles)
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2009-11-07
175Glen Johnson173½49 12 2
XL Center, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Mike Ortega   judges: Glenn Feldman 117-111, Duane Ford 115-113, Michael Pernick 115-113
interim WBC World light heavyweight title
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2009-05-09
175Antonio Tarver17527 5 0
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Robert Byrd   judges: Duane Ford 117-111, Patricia Morse Jarman 117-111, Alan Davis 116-112
IBF World light heavyweight title
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2008-10-11
174Antonio Tarver17427 4 0
Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Jay Nady   judges: Max DeLuca 118-109, Dave Moretti 117-110, C.J. Ross 117-110
IBF World light heavyweight title
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2008-04-12
173¾Glen Johnson172½47 11 2
St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Tommy Kimmons   judges: Nicolas Hidalgo 116-112, Peter Trematerra 116-112, Jack Woodburn 116-112
WBC World light heavyweight title
2007-09-29
172¾Epifanio Mendoza17528 4 1
Arco Arena, Sacramento, California, USA
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 2:30   referee: Jon Schorle   judges: John Keane 30-27, James Jen Kin 29-28, Duane Ford 30-27
WBC World light heavyweight title
2007-06-09
174Jesus Ruiz174¾19 4 0
Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
W TKO6/12
 W  
TKO
6/12
  
time: 2:00   referee: Johnny Callas   judges: George Smith 50-45, Jack Woodburn 50-44, Jose Juan Guerra 50-44
WBC World light heavyweight title
2007-02-03
175Tomasz Adamek17431 0 0
Silver Spurs Arena, Kissimmee, Florida, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Jorge Alonso   judges: Anek Hongtongkam 116-110, Alejandro Rochin 117-109, Peter Trematerra 118-108
WBC World light heavyweight title
2006-06-02
175Eric Harding17423 3 1
Chumash Casino, Santa Ynez, California, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Jose Cobian   judges: Fran Bechen 117-110, David Denkin 117-110, Marshall Walker 116-111
NABF light heavyweight title (supervisor: Lee Peters)
Dawson down in first round.
2006-03-04
172Jamie Hearn17610 5 1
M.E.N. Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
time: 2:07
2006-02-04
168Jason Naugler168½13 4 1
Don Haskins Convention Center, El Paso, Texas, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
judges: Gale E. Van Hoy 80-72, Jerry Venzor 80-72, Raul Valencia 80-72
2005-11-18
166¼Ian Gardner16319 2 0
Athletic Center, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W TKO11/12
 W  
TKO
11/12
  
time: 1:12   referee: Mike Ortega
vacant WBO NABO super middleweight title
2005-08-06
169Ronald Boddie17015 30 4
St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
referee: Dennis DeBon   judges: Don TrombleyAlex LevinMichael Pernick
2005-04-01
160Efrain Garcia16017 4 1
City Wide Fieldhouse, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W RTD4/10
 W  
RTD
4/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Johnny Callas   judges: A.J. SineseFrank LombardiJohn Lawson
WBC Youth World middleweight title
2004-12-10
160Carl Daniels16049 4 1
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Steve Smoger
WBC Youth World middleweight title
2004-10-29
160Darnell Wilson1578 0 1
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
 98-91 100-90 100-90
WBC Youth World middleweight title
2004-03-27
162Aundalen Sloan1574 6 1
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
NNC6/6
 N 
NC
6/6
  
 60-54 60-54 60-54
Bout Changed To No Contest Due To Dawson Failing Post Fight Drug Test.
2003-10-31
160Dumont Welliver15914 5 1
Convention Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W RTD8/10
 W  
RTD
8/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Charles Dwyer
vacant WBC Youth World middleweight title
2003-08-01
167Brett Lally16631 11 0
Hampton Beach Casino, Hampton Beach, New Hampshire, USA
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
2003-05-02
162Earl Allen16312 15 2
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
time: 2:59
2003-03-21
158Willie Lee15810 1 0
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
time: 2:38   referee: Johnny Callas
2003-02-01
172Shannon Miller170½14 23 6
Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
referee: Dick Flaherty   judges: Arthur Mercante 60-54, Don Trella 59-55, George Smith 59-55
2002-10-25
171John Romans William1719 1 0
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
Fight stopped due to a Williams cut
2002-08-03
170¾Faustino Gonzalez170¾10 5 0
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
referee: Steve Smoger   judges: Arthur Mercante 59-54, Robert Paolino 59-55, Steve Weisfeld 58-56
2002-05-18
170Gary Grant17010 10 0
Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
time: 1:36   referee: Joe Cusano   judges: Dick FlahertySteve WeisfeldFrank Lombardi
2002-04-27
168Chad Sawyer1674 1 1
Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
referee: Danny Schiavone   judges: Glenn Feldman 40-36, John Lawson 40-35, Don Trella 40-36
2002-03-01
167Martin Desjardins1682 1 1
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
2002-02-16
164½Jerald Lowe1703 3 0
Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
time: 2:56   referee: Danny Schiavone   judges: Steve EpsteinDon AckermanDon Trella
2001-12-13
167¾James Orso169¼2 1 0
Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
time: 1:58
2001-09-21
164Antonio Baker1641 3 0
Rhodes-on-the-Pawtuxet, Cranston, Rhode Island, USA
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
time: 0:43   referee: Charles Dwyer
2001-08-18
162Steve Garrett166½2 1 0
Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
time: 1:46   referee: Dick Flaherty   judges: Frank LombardiMelvina LathanGeorge Smith
Pro debut for Dawson
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Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
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