12x World Champion

76 WINS (46 KO's) - 9 LOSSES (0 KO's)- 3 Draws

birth name James Nathaniel Toney
alias Lights Out
born 1968-08-24
debut 1988-10-26 / age 20
division heavyweight
stance orthodox
height 5′ 10″   /   178cm
reach 72″   /   183cm
residence
Sherman Oaks, California, USA
birth place
Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

  • Knocked out Michael Nunn in eleven rounds to win the IBF Middleweight Championship on May 10, 1991. Toney, a 20 to 1 underdog, was behind on all three official scorecards. -
  • Stopped Iran Barkley in nine rounds to win the IBF Super Middleweight Championship on February 13, 1992. -
  • Defeated Vassiliy Jirov by a unanimous decision to win the IBF Cruiserweight Championship on April 26, 2003. The bout was named Fight of the Year. -
  • Stopped Evander Holyfield in nine rounds on October 4, 2003. -
  • Has a record of 10-1-2 1NC (5 KOs) in World Title fights. -
  • Has a record of 11-6-2 2NC (6 KOs) against former world titleists. -
  • Won against Michael Nunn, Reggie Johnson, Mike McCallum (twice), Doug DeWitt, Iran Barkley, Charles Williams, Steve Little, Adolpho Washington, Vassiliy Jirov, Evander Holyfield. -