IBF Middleweight Champion

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Middleweight champion as recognized by the International Boxing Federation.

  • The maximum weight for this division is 160 pounds (72.6 kg or 11 stone 6 lbs).
  • One of the traditional eight divisions.

RELATED LINK: IBF Middleweight Title Fights

No.
Champion
Reign Began Reign Ended
Defenses
1 Marvin Hagler 1983 May 27 1987 Apr 6 S 5
2 Frank Tate 1987 Oct 10 1988 Jul 28 1
3 Michael Nunn 1988 Jul 28 1991 May 10 5
4 James Toney 1991 May 10 1993 Feb 13 V 6
5 Roy Jones Jr. 1993 May 22 1994 Nov 18 V 1
6 Bernard Hopkins 1995 Apr 29 2005 Jul 16 20
7 Jermain Taylor 2005 Jul 16 2005 Oct 11 V 0
8 Arthur Abraham 2005 Dec 10 2009 Jul 11 V 10
9 Sebastian Sylvester 2009 Sep 19 2011 May 7 3
10 Daniel Geale 2011 May 7 2013 Aug 17 4
11 Darren Barker 2013 Aug 17 2013 Dec 7 0
12 Felix Sturm 2013 Dec 7 2014 May 31 0
13 Sam Soliman 2014 May 31 2014 Oct 8 0
14 Jermain Taylor 2014 Oct 8 2014 Feb 6 S 0
15 David Lemieux 2015 Jun 20 2015 Oct 17 0
16 Gennady Golovkin 2015 Oct 17 Present 4


R - Retired
S - Stripped
V - Vacated