Name: Leigh Wood
Hometown: Gedling, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record
- Trainer: Ben Davison, Dominic Ingle (former)
- In 2011, Wood reached the quarter-finals of the 2011 ABA's at 57kg, losing to Andrew Colquhoun (21:15) in Liverpool. Wood also represented England as an amateur in 2009 and 2010, winning fights against John Franklin of the USA (13:4) and Mohammed Ali (3:0) respectively - both fights were at 54kg.
Regional & Minor Titles
- BBBofC Midlands Area featherweight title
- Commonwealth Boxing Council featherweight title
- WBO European featherweight title
- BBBofC British featherweight title
- 2 opponents (2 by KO) beaten for the world Featherweight Title.
- 2-0-0 (2 KO) in world championship bouts.
- 1-0-0 (1 KO) against former or current world champions.
- Won against Xu Can.
- Defeated 3 undefeated opponents with ten or more bouts: David Oliver Joyce, Reece Mould & Michael Conlan.
| WBA Featherweight Champion
2019 July 31 – present