Starting his career in February 1998 at the age of 22, orthodox boxer Jimmy Lange has now been pro for 16 years and has built up a career of 38-6-2. Lange now moves into the final stages of his career. Lange's longest win streak is 16 fights between February 1998 and September 2005. His longest KO streak in his 46 fights is 6 fights long.
Staritng his career off in tremendous fashion in February 1998, Lange became the 6th quickest fighter to have ever stopped Robert Hunt. The fight ended in round 1 via TKO stoppage. Following on from his debut, Lange continued his mostly successful career by fighting in a further 23 fights. In this time he fought Homer Gibbins, Vincent White and Alex Perez to name just a few, fighting 4 times in 1998, 8 times in 1999 and 11 times between 2000 and 2003 in this period.
Lange went into his next fight against Kevin Collins on March 27th, 1998 with a career record of 2 wins. Lange's technical boxing ability was put to the test as he got outpointed in the 4 round fight against the better man. Collins gave Lange his first professional loss of his 3 fight career to date. Lange's win streak of 2 rose to 23 following 21 wins against boxers such as Vincent White, Joshua Smith, Homer Gibbins and 18 others.
On September 7th, 2004, Lange went into action again and beat Joey Gilbert taking the winning record to 24 wins. Joey Gilbert was Lange's next opponent of his career in 2004. The fight was scheduled for 5 and Lange was the 2nd person to go the distance with Gilbert. Another win followed for Lange taking his win tally to 25 wins.
Keeping his losses at 2, Lange fought on September 17th, 2005 beating Perry Ballard via TKO. This took his record to 26-2-1 showing quite the successful career to date. Ballard was stopped in the 4th round via TKO meaning Lange was the first person to stop this opponent.
Lange went into his next fight against Joey Gilbert on February 18th, 2006 with a career record of 26-3-1. Gilbert proved to be the biggest challenge to date for Lange, Lange never really got going in the fight and Gilbert handed Lange his first stoppage defeat in the 3rd round of a 12 rounder. 14 wins followed where Lange went on to fight Grover Wiley, Jonathan Reid and Joe Wyatt amongst others, prolonging his win streak.
Lange lost to Tony Jeter in his next fight. Taking place on October 27th, 2012, Lange's career record after this fight stood at 38-5-2. In 2012 Lange fought his next opponent Tony Jeter and was defeated by him via SD. Lange was the 6th person to go the distance with Jeter.
On November 15th, 2014, Lange took on and was defeated by Tony Jeter meaning his career tally went to 38-6-2 A blow for Lange confidence, Lange was taken the full distance by Jeter and was handed a MD loss on the judges decision. A tough technical fight that leaves Lange unsure on where his career will head next.