After a debut fight on January 2008, Roman Simakov (age 36) has now built a record of 19 wins, 2 losses, 1 draws over a 22 fight career so far. The longest win streak that Simakov has ever recorded was between January 2008 and September 2011 when it totaled 13 wins. Simakov's longest KO streak is 2 fights long.
Getting rid of his debut fight nerves early, Simakov took on Vladimir Chuklin in January 2008 and claimed a stoppage victory (round 2, RTD). Simakov was the first person to have ever stopped Chuklin. Simakov's rise in boxing continued with 11 fights against fighters such as Pavel Kalabin, Andrey Simonov and Mikhail Krinitsin. He had a mixed start to his career but mostly successful so far.
On July 2nd, 2009, Simakov took on and was defeated by Vasily Lepikhin meaning his career tally went to 6-1-1. Taking the first setback of his career, the July 2nd, 2009 Lepikhin defeat went the full distance and ended via SD. 5 wins followed for Simakov including being the First to beat Mikhail Krinitsin, 6th person to go the distance with Fuad Muradov and 5th person to stop Vasyl Kondor (Round 5 TKO).
Simakov entered his next fight with a mostly successful record of 11-1-1 and took this to 12 wins with a win against Ben Nsafoah on May 23rd, 2010 via TKO. Simakov was the first person to stop Ben Nsafoah and he did it in the 2nd round via TKO. Simakov's wins continued and went from 12 wins to 13 after he then defeated Artem Vychkin.
Pushing his career further, Simakov fought Gennady Maximov on December 15th, 2010 adding to his winning record. Continuing his career, Simakov fought Gennady Maximov in 2010 over 6 rounds. Simakov was the 2nd person to go the distance with Gennady Maximov. Fights against Kanstantsin Makhankou, Gennady Maximov, Douglas Otieno okola and 1 other followed where he won all 4 fights taking his winning streak to 18 wins.
Simakov entered his next fight with a mostly successful record of 18-1-1 and took this to 19 wins with a win against Mukhtar Khizriev on September 25th, 2011 via TKO. Simakov's fight against Mukhtar Khizriev came in the 4th round of a 8 round fight via TKO. Simakov became the first person to stop Khizriev.
Simakov's next defeat of his career came against Sergey Kovalev on December 5th, 2011. This was a challenging fight for Simakov's latest outing where the pressure of Kovalev was too great. Kovalev ended up victorious stopping Simakov in round 7 via TKO. This was Kovalev's first stoppage defeat.