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Joshua Clottey

W L D
39 4 0
22 KOs 0 KOs
last 6


rating
ranking
bouts 44
rounds 294
KOs 50%
 
global ID 9300
US ID040806
aliasGrand Master
born 1977-10-06 / age 37
debut1995-03-31 / age 17
divisionsuper welterweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 8″   /   173cm
reach
70″   /   178cm
residence
Bronx, New York, USA
birth place
Accra, Ghana

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2015-05-09
153¾Jorge Silva155¾20 8 2
Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Jon Schorle   judges: Levi Martinez 100-90, Eva Zaragoza 100-90, David Iacobucci 98-92
2014-04-09
153¾Anthony Mundine15446 5 0
Entertainment Centre, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Anthony Shipley   judges: Pat O'Connor 116-108, Justin Kennedy 115-109, Alex Fraser 117-108
WBA International super welterweight title
2013-09-14
156Dashon Johnson15514 12 3
Paramount Theatre, Huntington, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Arthur Mercante Jr.   judges: Ron McNair 100-89, Tony Paolillo 100-89, John McKaie 99-90
Johnson deducted 1 point for using rough tactics in rd 5
2011-11-19
156Calvin Green156¼21 6 1
Reliant Arena, Houston, Texas, USA
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
time: 1:56   referee: Gary Simons   judges: Charles PhillipsJavier AlvarezDanny De Alejandro
2010-03-13
147Manny Pacquiao145¾50 3 2
Cowboys Stadium, Arlington, Texas, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Rafael Ramos   judges: Levi Martinez 109-119, Nelson Vazquez 109-119, Duane Ford 108-120
WBO World welterweight title
2009-06-13
147Miguel Cotto14633 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LSD12/12
 L 
SD
12/12
  
referee: Arthur Mercante Jr.   judges: Don Trella 111-116, John McKaie 112-115, Tom Miller 114-113
WBO World welterweight title
Clottey down in round one. Cotto cut towards the end of round three above the left eye caused by an accidental head-butt.
2008-08-02
147Zab Judah14336 5 0
Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TD9/12
 W  
TD
9/12
  
time: 1:12   referee: Robert Byrd   judges: Duane Ford 87-84, Glenn Trowbridge 86-85, George Hill 86-85
vacant IBF World welterweight title
2008-04-03
152Jose Luis Cruz150¾36 3 2
Aviator Sports Complex, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 2:48   referee: Ricky Gonzalez   judges: Ron McNairJohn SignorileRobin Taylor
2007-12-20
146Shamone Alvarez145½19 0 0
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Jay Nady   judges: C.J. Ross 118-110, Robert Hoyle 116-112, Chuck Giampa 115-113
IBF Welterweight Title Eliminator
2007-08-09
150Felix Flores15022 5 0
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Kenny Bayless   judges: Chuck Giampa 97-93, Robert Hoyle 99-91, Dave Moretti 100-90
2007-04-07
149Diego Corrales14940 4 0
Shrine Mosque, Springfield, Missouri, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Mike England   judges: Jerry Griffin 100-87, Leo Johnson 98-89, David Sutherland 97-90
Corrales down in the 9th & 10th rds and was docked one point for spitting out his mouthpiece.
2006-12-02
147Antonio Margarito14733 4 0
Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Benjy Esteves Jr.   judges: Paul Venti 112-116, John Stewart 112-116, Eugene Grant 109-118
WBO World welterweight title
2006-07-29
145Richard Gutierrez146¾21 0 0
Chumash Casino, Santa Ynez, California, USA
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Lou Moret   judges: Max DeLuca 116-110, Marty Denkin 113-113, David Mendoza 115-111
IBF Inter-Continental welterweight title
Both fighters had a point deducted for low blows.
2005-12-03
154Marcos Primera15419 11 2
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Kenny Bayless   judges: Doug Tucker 100-90, Richard Houck 100-90, C.J. Ross 100-89
interim WBC Continental Americas super welterweight title
Interim Title
2005-10-21
149Marlon Thomas14935 5 1
Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
judges: Frank Adams 99-90, Don Ackerman 99-90, Tom Schreck 98-91
2005-02-18
149Steve Martinez147½46 5 1
Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
NNC2/10
 N 
NC
2/10
  
referee: Wayne Hedgpeth   judges: Lynne CarterEugene GrantBobby Grasso
2004-07-24
147Christopher Henry14718 7 0
Flamingo Hotel and Casino, Laughlin, Nevada, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 1:16   referee: Jay Nady
NABC Welterweight Title
2004-06-04
148½Christian Lloyd Joseph15012 4 3
Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Mike Ortega   judges: Jim Pierce 99-87, Billy Costello 97-89, Frank Lombardi 98-88
2003-11-21
150¾Jeffrey Hill150½23 4 0
Crowne Plaza Hotel, New York, New York, USA
W RTD6/8
 W  
RTD
6/8
  
time: 3:00   referee: Samuel Viruet   judges: Ron McNairTony PaolilloJim Pierce
2002-12-06
154Ayitey Powers5 0 1
Globe Cinema, Accra, Ghana
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
2001-11-30
Siki Benge1 7 0
Kaneshie Sports Complex, Accra, Ghana
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
2001-09-08
Didier Mebaradebut
Kaneshie Sports Complex, Accra, Ghana
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
2001-04-27
147Ike Obi2 5 0
Kaneshie Sports Complex, Accra, Ghana
W TKO10/12
 W  
TKO
10/12
  
African Boxing Union welterweight title
1999-11-29
144¾Carlos Manuel Baldomir14628 9 4
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
LDQ11/12
 L 
DQ
11/12
  
time: 2:30   referee: Franco Ciminale   judges: Anek Hongtongkam 96-92, Walter Schall 95-93, Jose Juan Guerra 95-93
WBC International welterweight title
vacant International Boxing Council welterweight title
Clottey disqualified for persistent use of the head.
1999-10-19
148Viktor Baranov14428 14 3
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO6/8
 W  
TKO
6/8
  
time: 0:44   referee: Roy Francis
1999-05-01
Ali Mohammed1 6 1
Accra, Ghana
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1998-05-23
148Dennis Berry14815 6 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W RTD3/6
 W  
RTD
3/6
  
time: 3:00
1997-11-01
Ike Obi1 2 0
Accra Sports Stadium, Accra, Ghana
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1997-08-30
149½Cam Raeside1449 1 1
Grundy Park Leisure Centre, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
time: 1:13   referee: Ken Curtis
1997-03-25
144½Mark Ramsey14113 11 2
Lewisham Theatre, Lewisham, London, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Ken Curtis 79-78
1996-12-28
Abbas De Souza0 1 0
Accra, Ghana
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
1996-10-07
142Karl Taylor14014 29 3
Lewisham Theatre, Lewisham, London, United Kingdom
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
1996-08-03
Dick Dosseh1 3 0
Accra, Ghana
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
1995-12-22
140Marciano Commey16 2 0
Kaneshie Sports Complex, Accra, Ghana
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Ghanaian super lightweight title
1995-11-17
Friday Steve Egwatu0 2 0
Abidjan, Côte D’Ivoire
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
1995-10-25
Ran Coco0 3 0
Accra, Ghana
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
1995-08-25
Sam Akromah16 10 1
Accra, Ghana
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1995-07-14
David Dukedebut
Togo
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1995-06-30
144Friday Steve Egwatu0 1 0
Accra, Ghana
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1995-06-03
Nazah Ayetoedebut
Benin
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1995-05-27
145Jomo Jackson0 1 0
Accra, Ghana
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1995-04-29
Smart Abbeydebut
Accra, Ghana
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1995-04-14
Joseph Ayinakwadebut
Benin
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1995-03-31
139Samuel Lotsu0 1 0
Accra, Ghana
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
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