Is Teofimo Lopez’s Record Better Than Gervonta Davis, Ryan Garcia, and Devin Haney?

Published 11/26/2021, 2:30 PM EST
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – OCTOBER 17: Teofimo Lopez Jr celebrates after defeating Vasiliy Lomachenko (not pictured) in their Lightweight World Title bout at MGM Grand Las Vegas Conference Center on October 17, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank via Getty Images)


The lightweight division has some extremely talented boxers in Ryan Garcia, Devin Haney, Teofimo Lopez, and Gervonta Davis. These stalwarts are also referred to as the four kings of the 135-pound landscape. However, out of all of these, Lopez has an edge as he holds the WBO, WBA, and IBF lightweight titles.

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But is ‘The Takeover’s boxing record better than Davis, Garcia, or Haney? Before we look at Lopez’s record, let’s look at the trio’s record and compare it with the unified lightweight king’s resume.

Ryan Garcia boxing record

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Garcia, the internet star, boasts a solid record of 21 wins with 0 losses. Moreover, 18 of his wins have arrived via T/KO. This takes his KO ratio to 85.71%. He’s remained inactive after competing just once in 2021. However, ‘King Ry’ is expected to return in the first half of 2022.

 

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Devin Haney boxing record

The WBC lightweight champ is another star in this iconic roster who exhibits a clean track record of 26 wins.

 

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‘The Dream’ has 15 wins coming by T/KO, taking his KO ratio tally to 57.69%. Haney is one active fighter in the division, who knows the responsibility he carries along with the WBC 135-pound strap.

Gervonta Davis boxing record

‘Tank’ is one of the most promising prodigies of the modern boxing era. With a record of 25 wins and 0 losses, Davis has proved to be an absolute star of the game and the lightweight division.

 

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Furthermore, something that’s even more impressive about ‘Tank’ is the KO ratio he holds. Out of all the wins, the Maryland native has 24 wins coming by way of T/KO. With this, his KO ratio goes up to a whopping 96%.

Teofimo Lopez – A look at his boxing record

The unified lightweight champ has a record of 16 wins and 0 losses. Out of all his wins, 12 arrived via T/KO.

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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – OCTOBER 17: In this handout image provided by Top Rank, Teofimo Lopez Jr celebrates after defeating Vasiliy Lomachenko (not pictured) in their Lightweight World Title bout at MGM Grand Las Vegas Conference Center on October 17, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank via Getty Images)

Lopez‘s KO ratio stands at 75%.

The face of the lightweight division hasn’t been really active with his fight stint. However, he has a fight aligned for this weekend, and with that, he’ll look to continue the momentum next year too.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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