Starting his career in May 2006 at the age of 20, orthodox boxer Tommy Karpency has now been pro for 10 years and has built up a career of 26-6-1. Karpency now moves into the final stages of his career. Karpency's longest KO streak is 5 fights long out of his 33 pro career fights.
Showing his superior boxing ability in an impressive debut, Karpency picked up the win against Santiago Hillario and became only one of 4 people to have taken him the full 4 round distance. Karpency continued his pro journey, which was mostly successful at this point, by fighting 17 fights following his debut. Fights against boxers such as Lee Fortune, Etianne Whitaker and Etianne Whitaker followed including 3 times in 2006 and 8 times in 2008.
Rayco Saunders was next in line for Karpency where unfortunately, he was defeated on July 2nd, 2008 taking his record to 11-1-1. On July 2nd, 2008, Karpency took on and was defeated over the distance by Rayco Saunders in his first career defeat. Karpency lost via UD in a valiant effort. Karpency then went on to win a further 12 fights taking his record to 21 wins, 3 losses and 1 draw.
On November 16th, 2012, Karpency took on and was defeated by Andrzej Fonfara meaning his career tally went to 21-4-1. Karpency's fight against Andrzej Fonfara was Karpency's first stoppage defeat. This came via TKO in the 7th round of a 12 round fight. Fights against Dhafir Smith, Rayco Saunders, Chad Dawson and 1 other followed where he won all 4 fights taking his winning streak to 25 wins.
Karpency went into his next fight against Adonis Stevenson on September 11th, 2015 with a career record of 25-5-1. Karpency failed to go into the later rounds with Stevenson, with Stevenson stopping him in the 3rd round and becoming the 2nd person to stop Karpency.
Paul Gonsalves was Karpency's next fight on April 9th, 2016 and also the next win in his career via KO. This took his record to 26-5-1 showing a mainly successful career to date. Becoming the 3rd fighter to stop Gonsalves in his career, Karpency beat Gonsalves via KO in the 1st round of a 8 round fight.
Karpency's next defeat of his career came against Oleksandr Gvozdyk on July 23rd, 2016. Left wondering where Karpency's career will go next, Gvozdyk became only the 3rd man to stop Karpency in the 6th round of a 10 round fight.