Burns, Ricky
Photo: PA
Birthday: 1983-04-13



Number of Weight Divisions in which boxer was a World Champion: 3

   
Champion
Opponent
Total
11
3
WBA
2
1
WBC
0
0
IBF
0
1
WBO
9
1
United Kingdom
Titles Stats
WBA
Super Lightweight
2016-05-28
Burns, Ricky
Technical Knockout 8/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Ricky Burns won vacant WBA super lightweight title after Adrien Broner has been stripped of his champion belt for failing to make weight ahead of fight with Ashley Theophane.
2016-10-07
Burns, Ricky
Unanimous Decision 12/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2017-04-15
Burns, Ricky
Unanimous Decision 12/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
IBF
Junior welterweight
2017-04-15
Burns, Ricky
Unanimous Decision 12/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
WBO
Junior lightweight
2010-09-04
Burns, Ricky
Unanimous Decision 12/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2010-12-04
Burns, Ricky
Unanimous Decision 12/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2011-03-12
Burns, Ricky
Referee Technical Decision 7/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2011-07-16
Burns, Ricky
Technical Knockout 1/12
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Lightweight
2011-11-05
Burns, Ricky
(interim champion)
Technical Knockout 11/12
London, United Kingdom
In January 2012, Ricky Burns was installed as WBO lightweight champion after Juan Manuel Marquez moved up a division to welterweight.
2012-03-10
Burns, Ricky
Unanimous Decision 12/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2012-09-22
Burns, Ricky
Technical Knockout 4/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2013-05-11
Burns, Ricky
Referee Technical Decision 9/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2013-09-07
Burns, Ricky
Split Decision 12/12
Glasgow, Scotland
The bout was a draw and Ricky Burns retained WBO lightweight title.
2014-03-01
Burns, Ricky
Unanimous Decision 12/12
Glasgow, United Kingdom