Kali Meehan's debut fight took place on May 1997 when he was 27 years of age. His career has spanned 18 years to date and whilst he's now in the later stages of his career, he has amassed a record of 42-6-0 over the course of his 48 fight career. Between May 1997 and May 2001, Meehan had his longest winning streak of 23 fights. In his 48 fights, his longest KO streak is 6 fights long.
Meehan proved he was made for the pro ranks in his debut against Taule Mailisi, becoming the first person in Mailisi's 1 fights to stop him. The fight ended in round 1 of 6. Meehan continued on his journey to success by fighting 4 times in 1997, 7 times in 1998 and 12 times through 1999, 2000 and 2001 beating fighters such as Aisea Nama, Colin Wilson and Danny Buzza in his next 23 fights.
On June 9th, 2001, Meehan took on and was defeated by Danny Williams in his first career defeat meaning his career tally went to 23-1-0. Meehan's fight against Danny Williams was Meehan's first stoppage defeat and also, the first defeat of his career. This came via TKO in the 1st round of a 12 round fight. Meehan continued his success in the next 7 fights taking his record to 29 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws.
Meehan's career took a knock with a loss against Hasim Rahman on November 13th, 2004 taking his record to 29-3-0. Meehan was beaten by Hasim Rahman in the 4th round. Meehan had only ever been stopped 2 times previously in his career. Fights against boxers including Rogerio Lobo, Evans Quinn and Davarryl Williamson followed where he won 10 fights taking his winning streak to 38 wins.
Taking a knock to his career, Meehan fought and was defeated by Travis Walker on March 7th, 2012 taking his record to 38-5-0. Meehan was stopped by Travis Walker in the 6th round of a 12 round fight via TKO. It was Meehan's 3rd stoppage defeat in his career.
Meehan kept his losses at 5 by beating Shane Cameron on November 22nd, 2014. In 2014 Meehan fought his next opponent in Shane Cameron. A challenging 10 round fight that ended in Meehan's favour as the judges awarded Meehan the UD victory. Meehan was the 5th person to defeat Cameron.
The next defeat of Meehan's career came against Joseph Parker on October 15th, 2015. This took his career record to 42-6-0. Meehan struggled from the off with Parker, suffering his 4th stoppage defeat out of 48 career fights. The latest loss on Meehan's journey came via TKO in round 3.