Billy joe Saunders, born August 30th 1989 made his debut in February 2009. After not putting a foot wrong in 26 fights so far and building an unbeaten record of 26-0-0 it's still unclear just how far Saunders can go at the age of 31. The longest KO streak that Saunders has ever had is 4 throughout his 26 fights and his longest winning streak is 26 wins. This started on February 2009 and came to an end on December 2017.
Staritng his career off in tremendous fashion in February 2009, Saunders became the 9th quickest fighter to have ever stopped Attila Molnar. The fight ended in round 2 via TKO stoppage. Following his debut, Saunders had an impressive start to his career as he went on to win his next 13 fights including 5 times in 2009, 2 times in 2010 and 6 times through 2011 and 2012 against the likes of Turgay Uzun, Tony Hill and Andy Butlin.
Kevin Hammond was Saunders's next fight on May 21st, 2011 and also his next win in his career. Hammond was stopped in the 2nd round via TKO meaning Saunders was the first person to stop this opponent. 5 wins followed where Saunders went on to be the first to stop Tony Hill, 6th person to stop Norbert Szekeres and 4th person to stop Tommy Tolan (Round 1 TKO).
Furthering his career, Saunders fought Jarrod Fletcher on September 14th, 2012 and advanced his winning streak to 15 wins. Saunders was the first person to stop Jarrod Fletcher and he did it in the 2nd round via TKO. 4 wins followed for Saunders including being the First to beat Gary O'sullivan, First to beat John Ryder and 2nd person to defeat Nick Blackwell.
Emanuele Blandamura was up next for Saunders on July 26th, 2014. Saunders continued with his winning streak by beating Blandamura. Blandamura was a worthy challenger but Saunders was too much and became the first person to stop Blandamura via KO during round 8.
On November 29th, 2014 Saunders fought and beat Chris Eubank jr (18-0-0) to continue his unbeaten streak. Saunders showed his superior boxing skills to become the first person to beat Eubank jr. The judges scored the bout in favour of Saunders by SD over the full 12 rounds. 3 wins followed where Saunders went on to be the 3rd person to defeat Andy Lee, 2nd person to defeat Artur Akavov and 11th person to stop Yoann Bloyer.
Next was Willie Monroe jr on September 16th, 2017 where Saunders took the win continuing his unbeaten streak. Monroe jr was a great challenge for Saunders, losing over the full 12 round distance and crowning Saunders as the 3rd person to have defeated Monroe jr.
Billy joe Saunders went into his latest fight with David Lemieux on December 16th, 2017 with 25 wins and he continued this winning streak taking it to 26 wins. David Lemieux was Saunders's next opponent of his career with the fight taking place on December 16th, 2017. The fight was scheduled to last for 12 and Saunders was the 5th person to go the full distance with Lemieux and the fight ended in a win for Saunders.