After a debut fight on June 2011, John Thompson (age 29) has now built a record of 17 wins, 3 losses, 0 draws over a 20 fight career so far. The longest win streak that Thompson has ever recorded was between June 2011 and November 2013 when it totaled 14 wins. Thompson's longest KO streak is 1 fights long.
An explosive pro debut saw Thompson face Valdez Eason in a 4 round debut fight. John became only the 4th person to stop Eason shy of the full distance, stopping him in the 1st. Maintaining a successful start proved easy for Thompson with a further 10 wins, beating boxers such as John Mackey, Jamond Bourgeois and Elie Augustama.
Next was Laureano Laracuente on February 17th, 2012 where Thompson took the win continuing his unbeaten streak. Becoming the first person to stop Laureano Laracuente, Thompson beat Laracuente via RTD in the 3rd round of a 4 round fight. Thompson's win streak of 6 rose to 13 following 7 great wins, becoming the 4th person to go the distance with Giovany Rodriguez, first to stop Grayson Blake and first to stop Jamond Bourgeois.
Thompson entered his next fight with 13 wins and took this to 14 with a win against Jonathan Batista on November 14th, 2013. Becoming the first person to stop Jonathan Batista, Thompson beat Batista via TKO in the 3rd round of a 10 round fight.
Thompson went into his next fight against Frank Galarza on January 17th, 2014 with a career record of 14 wins. Thompson was beaten and stopped by Frank Galarza in the 2nd round. The win came via KO in the 2nd round. Racking up wins against Stanyslav Skorokhod and Ricardo Pinell, Thompson went on to fight and win these next 2 fights.
On May 22nd, 2015, Thompson was in action again with a win via TKO against Brandon Adams taking his mostly successful record to 17-1-0. Becoming the first person to stop Brandon Adams, Thompson beat Adams via TKO in the 2nd round of a 10 round fight.
Thompson went into his next fight against Liam Smith on October 10th, 2015 with a career record of 17-2-0. Smith upset Thompson in a 12 round fight, stopping him in the 7th round and becoming only the 2nd person to stop Thompson.
Thompson's next defeat of his career came against Willie Monroe jr on June 11th, 2016. Opponent Monroe jr fought well and proved he was technically superior to Thompson over the full 10 round fight. The fight came to a close after the final bell, Monroe jr the victor on the judges decision (UD), with Thompson left wondering where his career will go next.