34 - 4 (19 KO's)

2 x WBC Light Heavyweight Champion
IBF Light Heavyweight Champion
The Ring Magazine Light Heavyweight Champion
NABF Light Heavyweight Champion
NABO Super Middleweight Champion
WBC Youth Middleweight Champion


 


 

BIOGRAPHY

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​Chad Dawson was on born July 13, 1982 in South Carolina. His family moved to New Haven, Connecticut in 1988.  He started boxing at a young age training at Ring One Boxing in New Haven, turning pro at 19 years old.  Starting his career at the middleweight level he was a rising star at 19-0. In 2006 he moved up to the light heavyweight class.  In his first fight as a light heavyweight he won the NABF light heavyweight championship vs Eric Harding.  In 2007 at the age of 24 he won his first WBC light heavyweight championship vs Tomasz Adamek then ranked top 10 in the world. Dawson has key wins over Bernard Hopkins, Antonio Tarver (x2), & Glen Johnson (x2). He is currently 34-4 with 19 knockouts. Dawson has been ranked as high as number 1 light heavyweight in the world and has fought the best of the best!  He is happily married since 2007 with 4 amazing sons. #ChampionBreed