Marcus Browne is a professional boxer from New York in the United States of America. He used to hold the IBF World Light Heavyweight and the WBC World Light Heavyweight titles.
Marcus Recardo Browne was born on November 10, 1990, in Staten Island, New York City. He currently resides in and fights out of Carteret, New Jersey in the United States. He stands 187 cm and his reach is longer than his height at 192 cm. He is a southpaw.
He turned pro in November 2012 when he beat Codale Ford. Since then, he has been in 26 fights, winning 24.
Browne won his first title in April 2016. It was the WBC United States Light Heavyweight title. He won it by beating Radivoje Kalajdzic. In January 2019, he beat Badou Jack in a fight held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. This gave him the WBA Interim World Light Heavy and the WBC Silver Light Heavy titles.
He lost both titles a few months later in August of the same year when he was beaten by Jean Pascal. The fight was held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. In 2021, he attended a run at the IBF World Light Heavy and the WBC World Light Heavy titles but did not manage to get past Artur Beterbiev who downed him in rounds 7 and 9.
Total Fights - 26
- Wins - 24
- Wins by KO - 16
- Losses - 2