Boxer Profile

jody ballard

27

Wins

14

Losses

0

Draws

39%

KO %
  • Stance: Orthodox
  • Age: 71
  • Date Of Birth: 12 Dec 1950
  • Height: 6.00 ft (1.83 m)
  • Reach: Unknown
  • Country: United States
  • Universal ID : 15017
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Career Highlights

Age 23 boxer started his career on April 1974 building a record of 27-14-0 over 6 years, last fighting 0 ago in November 1980. Ballard's longest KO streak is 4 fights long out of his 41 pro career fights.


April 1974 - June 1975

Early Career

Ballard made an impressive debut on April 1974, showing his class and technical boxing skill Ballard went the full 4 rounds with Smith and became the first person to do so. Ballard continued his pro journey, which was mostly successful at this point, by fighting 21 fights following his debut. Fights against boxers such as Jimmy Cross, Al Hogan and Rodney Bobick followed including 15 times in 1974 and 6 times in 1975.


October 24th, 1974

Jody Ballard Vs Fred Houpe

The first defeat of Ballard's career came against Fred Houpe on October 24th, 1974. This took his career record to 11-1-0. Ballard's fight against Fred Houpe was Ballard's first stoppage defeat of his career. This came via TKO in the 3rd round of a 6 round fight. Ballard then went on to win a further 5 fights taking his record to 15 wins, 2 losses and 0 draw.


April 9th, 1975

Jody Ballard Vs Pedro osvaldo Lovell

Taking a knock to his career, Ballard fought and was defeated by Pedro osvaldo Lovell on April 9th, 1975 taking his record to 15-3-0. Pedro osvaldo Lovell was the next opponent of Ballard's career in 1975. The fight was scheduled for 10 and Ballard was the 3rd person to go the distance with Lovell resulting in a loss for Ballard. Fights against boxers including O t Davis, Terry Krueger and Leon Shaw followed where he won 9 fights taking his winning streak to 23 wins.


March 3rd, 1976

Jody Ballard Vs Leroy Jones

Taking a knock to his career, Ballard fought and was defeated by Leroy Jones on March 3rd, 1976 taking his record to 23-5-0. Ballard was beaten by Leroy Jones in the 4th round. Ballard had only ever been stopped 2 times previously in his career. Ballard then went on to fight a further 2 fights taking his record to 24-6-0


May 11th, 1976

Jody Ballard Vs Leon Shaw

Ballard went into his next fight against Leon Shaw on May 11th, 1976 with a career record of 24-7-0. Ballard fought Leon Shaw and was defeated via KO in the 0 round bout. This was Ballard's 3rd stoppage defeat in his career which came in the 1st round.


October 1st, 1980

Jody Ballard Vs Randy Mack

Ballard went into his next fight against Randy Mack on October 1st, 1980 with a career record of 27-13-0. Mack upset Ballard in a 10 round fight, stopping him in the 10th round and becoming only the 4th person to stop Ballard.


Latest Fight

Ballard's next defeat of his career came against Lynn Ball on November 7th, 1980. Showing he is not at the level he once was, Ballard took a decision loss to end his 41 fight career. The fight ended in a PTS loss for Ballard.

jody ballard opponents

PTS

Lynn Ball (14-5-0)

Fri, 7 Nov - 1980
round 10 of 10
Unknown
+13.0 lbs
TKO

Randy Mack (13-3-2)

Wed, 1 Oct - 1980
round 10 of 10
Unknown
-12.0 lbs southpaw ring rust
PTS

Leon Shaw (19-12-1)

Thu, 7 Sep - 1978
round 10 of 10
Unknown
SD
Fri, 9 Jun - 1978
round 10 of 10
Unknown
PTS

Dan Johnson (3-13-0)

Sat, 25 Mar - 1978
round 4 of 4
Unknown
UD

Jimmy Young (22-5-2)

Wed, 14 Sep - 1977
round 10 of 10
Unknown
+7.0 lbs
PTS

Dave Wilson (4-2-0)

Mon, 16 May - 1977
round 8 of 8
Unknown
UD

Stan Ward (7-0-2)

Sat, 29 Jan - 1977
round 10 of 10
Unknown
+15.0 lbs
PTS

Mike Weaver (9-6-0)

Wed, 14 Jul - 1976
round 10 of 10
Unknown
TKO

Jimmy Phillips (1-6-1)

Fri, 4 Jun - 1976
round 2 of 0
Unknown

jody ballard KNOCKOUTS AND POWER

39%
KNOCKOUT %
60%
EST. POWER
75%
EST. CHIN/BODY

jody ballard results


TKO (26.8%)
PTS (24.4%)
UD (22%)
KO (22%)
SD (2.4%)
MD (2.4%)

jody ballard stats

6.23%

Round KO Percentage

257

Rounds boxed

4

Been Stopped

16

Opponents Stopped

9.76%

Been KO'd Percentage

1.56%

Been KO'd Round Percentage

5.2

Average Winning Round

8.3

Average Losing Round

Opponent Stats

783

Total Fight Count

53.9%

est. Power Average

53.5%

est. Punch Resistance

Best Wins

Hardest Hitting Opponents

Toughest Opponents

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