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Bryant Jennings

Professional Record: 20-2 (11 KO’s)
Height: 6’3”
Weight: Heavyweight
Date of Birth: September 25, 1984
Stance: Orthodox
Residences: Philadelphia, PA USA
Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA USA

 

 

In 2012, Bryant earned a 10-round unanimous decision over fellow prospect Maurice Byarm (13-0-1), of Washington, DC., on Jan. 21 at the Asylum Arena in South Philadelphia on the NBC Sports Network Fight Night opening card. Neither fighter had gone beyond six rounds before the bout, he took the bout on five days’ notice.

He then fought his first name opponent in the former WBO heavyweight champion Siarhei Liakhovich on March 24, 2012. The fight took place at Aviator Sports Complex, Brooklyn, New York and was televised on NBC Sports. Jennings controlled the fight with his jab and power punches. He won the fight by TKO at the end of round nine.

Jennings then faced Steve Collins (25-1) on June 16, 2012 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The fight was co-main event as part of NBC Sports Fight Night event, including Tomasz Adamek vs. Eddie Chambers. He won by unanimous decision after 10 rounds. On September 8, 2012 he won after only 35 seconds, knocking out Chris Koval. The fight took place at the Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey.

Jennings faced Bowie Topou on December 9, 2012 at McGonigle Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The fight was aired on NBC Sports Fight Night. Jennings was knocked down in round 3, but quickly got back up and won in round 5; knocking out Topou 1 minute and 37 seconds in the round. He progressed to 16-0 and retains his title as the USBA Heavyweight Champion. He beat high-rank contender Mike Perez to earn title shot as mandatory challenger, No.1 WBC contender.

Jennings lost to undefeated heavyweight Luis Ortiz for the interim WBA World heavyweight title.

In 2017, he won by TKO against Daniel Martz on the Crawford VS Indongo card.

Jennings is a great addition to #TeamEverlast, and we are truly excited for the future holds.

 

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