Boxer Profile

carlos takam boxer image

carlos takam

35

Wins

42

Losses

1

Draws

65.9%

KO %
  • Stance: Orthodox
  • Age: 38
  • Date Of Birth: 6 Dec 1980
  • Height: 6.20 ft (1.89 m)
  • Reach: Unknown
  • Country: Cameroon
  • Universal ID : 88680
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Career Highlights

Born December 6th 1980, orthodox fighter Carlos Takam started his career in December 2005 at the age of 25 and has now been pro for 12 years, fighting a total of 41 times. Takam's longest KO streak is 9 fights long out of his 41 career fights.


December 2005 - May 2010

Early Career

Showing his superior boxing ability in an impressive debut, Takam picked up the win against Zine eddine Benmakhlouf and became only one of 3 people to have taken him the full 6 round distance. Following on from his debut, Takam continued his mostly successful career by fighting in a further 21 fights. In this time he fought Roman Kracik, Zine eddine Benmakhlouf and Daniel Bispo to name just a few, fighting once in 2005, 7 times in 2006 and 13 times between 2007 and 2010 in this period.


June 27th, 2009

Carlos Takam Vs Gregory Tony

Takam went into his next fight against Gregory Tony on June 27th, 2009 with a career record of 18 wins. Taking the first setback of his career, the June 27th, 2009 Tony defeat went the full distance and ended via UD.


October 24th, 2009

Carlos Takam Vs Roman Kracik

Keeping his losses at 1, Takam fought on October 24th, 2009 beating Roman Kracik via KO. This took his record to 19-1-0 showing quite the successful career to date. Kracik was stopped in the 1st round via KO meaning Takam was the first person to stop this opponent. 12 wins followed where Takam went on to fight Michael Grant, Tony Thompson and Frans Botha amongst others, prolonging his win streak.


October 24th, 2014

Carlos Takam Vs Alexander Povetkin

On October 24th, 2014, Takam took on and was defeated by Alexander Povetkin meaning his career tally went to 30-2-1. Takam was beaten by Alexander Povetkin in the 10th round. The win came via KO in the 10th round. This was Takam's first stoppage defeat. Fights against boxers including Michael Sprott, George Arias and Marcelo luiz Nascimento followed where he won 4 fights taking his winning streak to 33 wins.


January 29th, 2017

Carlos Takam Vs Marcin Rekowski

On January 29th, 2017, Takam was in action again with a win via KO against Marcin Rekowski taking his mostly successful record to 34-3-1. Takam's fight against Marcin Rekowski came in the 4th round of a 12 round fight via KO. Takam became the first person to stop Rekowski. Another win followed for Takam taking his win tally to 35 wins.


October 28th, 2017

Carlos Takam Vs Anthony Joshua

On October 28th, 2017, Takam took on and was defeated by Anthony Joshua meaning his career tally went to 35-4-1. Takam's fight against Anthony Joshua was Takam's 2nd stoppage defeat which came via TKO in the 10th round of the fight.


Latest Fight

The next defeat of Takam's career came against Dereck Chisora on July 28th, 2018. This took his career record to 35-5-1. Takam struggled from the off with Chisora, suffering his 3rd stoppage defeat out of 41 career fights. The latest loss on Takam's journey came via TKO in round 8.

carlos takam opponents

TKO Dereck Chisora boxer image

Dereck Chisora (29-8-0)

Sat, 28 Jul - 2018
round 8 of 12
Unknown
TKO Anthony Joshua boxer image

Anthony Joshua (20-0-0)

Sat, 28 Oct - 2017
round 10 of 12
Unknown
KO Ivica Bacurin boxer image

Ivica Bacurin (27-12-1)

Sat, 17 Jun - 2017
round 2 of 8
Unknown
KO

Marcin Rekowski (15-2-0)

Sun, 29 Jan - 2017
round 4 of 12
Unknown
UD Joseph Parker boxer image

Joseph Parker (19-25-0)

Sat, 21 May - 2016
round 12 of 12
Unknown
-6.8 lbs
UD

George Arias (55-14-0)

Sat, 28 Nov - 2015
round 8 of 8
Unknown
-21.0 lbs
KO

Michael Sprott (42-24-0)

Sat, 13 Jun - 2015
round 5 of 8
Unknown
KO
Fri, 10 Apr - 2015
round 4 of 10
Unknown
KO Alexander Povetkin boxer image
Fri, 24 Oct - 2014
round 10 of 12
Unknown
-22.2 lbs
UD

Tony Thompson (39-5-0)

Fri, 6 Jun - 2014
round 12 of 12
Unknown
+13.0 lbs

carlos takam KNOCKOUTS AND POWER

65.9%
KNOCKOUT %
68%
POWER
83%
CHIN/BODY

carlos takam results


TKO (36.6%)
KO (26.8%)
PTS (14.6%)
UD (9.8%)
RTD (9.8%)
MD (2.4%)

carlos takam statistics

13.37%

Round KO Percentage

202

Rounds boxed

3

Been Stopped

27

Opponents Stopped

7.32%

Been KO'd Percentage

1.49%

Been KO'd Round Percentage

4.1

Average Winning Round

9.6

Average Losing Round

Opponent Statistics

1051

Total Fight Count

57.9%

Power Average

59.6%

Punch Resistance

Best Wins

Hardest Hitting Opponents

Toughest Opponents