Errol Spence Jr., nicknamed ‘The Truth’, is an American professional boxer. He holds an undefeated boxing record of 28 fights as of December 2022. As of 2022, he holds the IBF World Welter, WBA Super World Welter, and WBC World Welterweight Titles.

Player Profile and Personal Life

Height / weight 1.77 m / 66 kg
Born 3 Mar 1990
Nationality United States United States
Playing Style Southpaw
Nickname The Truth

Errol Spence Jr. was born on March 3, 1990, in Long Island, New York, U.S. He stands 177 cm tall and his reach is 183 cm. He is currently fighting out of Desoto, Texas, USA. Spence made his debut in November 2012.

He is of Jamaican descent. He is the father to two kids. In October 2019, he was involved in a single-vehicle accident.

Career

He made his professional debut on November 9, 2012, and went up against Jonathan Garcia at the Fantasy Springs Casino.

From 2012 to 2016, he had 21 fights. He did not win his first World Title until May 2017 when he won the IBF World Welter Weight title, taking it from Kell Brook. In 2018, he successfully defended that title twice against Lamont Peterson and Carlos Ocampo.

In March 2019, he defeated Mickey Garcia and won the IBF World Welterweight Title. He defended both of his titles in 2019 against Shawn Porter, and Danny Garcia in 2020.

In April 2022, he added the WBA Super Welterweight title to his name after he beat Yordenis Ugas at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington.

Career Record

Total Fights - 28

  • Wins - 28
  • Wins by KO - 22

Medal Record

  • 2009 - Golden Gloves Salt Lake City,Welterweight, Gold
  • 2010 - Golden Gloves Little Rock,Welterweight, Silver
  • 2009 - US National ChampionshipsDenver, Welterweight, Gold
  • 2010 - US National ChampionshipsColorado Springs, Welterweight, Gold
  • 2011 - US National ChampionshipsDenver, Welterweight, Gold
  • 2010 - US National PAL ChampionshipsSan Antonio, Welterweight, Gold

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