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Matthew Macklin ('Mack The Knife') boxer

Matthew Macklin image
Status inactive
Division middleweight
Height 5′ 10″/178cm
Reach 71″/180cm
Debut 2001-11-17
Born 1982-05-14
Nationality United Kingdom
Residence Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
bouts
41
won
35
lost
6
draw
0
bouts
41
won
35
lost
6
draw
0
Status inactive
Division middleweight
Height 5′ 10″/178cm
Reach 71″/180cm
Debut 2001-11-17
Born 1982-05-14
Nationality United Kingdom
Residence Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Matthew Macklin (born 14 May 1982) is a British-Irish former professional boxer who competed from 2001 to 2016, and has since worked as a boxing manager and commentator. He challenged three times for middleweight world titles between 2011 and 2013, and held multiple regional championships at that weight: the Irish title from 2005 to 2006, the British title in 2009, and the European title from 2009 to 2011.

Matthew Macklin (born 14 May 1982) is a British-Irish former professional boxer who competed from 2001 to 2016, and has since worked as a boxing manager and commentator. He challenged three times for middleweight world titles between 2011 and 2013, and held multiple regional championships at that weight: the Irish title from 2005 to 2006, the British title in 2009, and the European title from 2009 to 2011.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
April 9, 2016 Brian Rose WLWLWW O2 Arena, Greenwich WIN
Majority decision
Oct. 17, 2015 Jason Welborn WWWLWW Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 28, 2015 Chris Herrmann WWWWLL H10 Andalucia Plaza, Puerto Banus, Marbella WIN
KO
May 9, 2015 Sandor Micsko LWWLWL Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham WIN
KO
Nov. 15, 2014 Jorge Sebastian Heiland WWLWWW 3Arena, Dublin LOSS
KO
Sept. 27, 2014 Jose Yebes WWWLLW Sparkassen-Arena, Kiel WIN
Majority decision
Dec. 7, 2013 Lamar Russ WWWWWW Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
June 29, 2013 Gennady Golovkin WWWWWW MGM Grand at Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket LOSS
KO
Sept. 15, 2012 Joachim Alcine LWWLDW Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas WIN
KO
March 17, 2012 Sergio Martinez DLWWWW Madison Square Garden Theater, New York World Boxing Council Diamond Middleweight

LOSS
Corner retirement
June 25, 2011 Felix Sturm WWWWWW Lanxess-Arena, Cologne LOSS
Split-decision
Dec. 11, 2010 Ruben Varon WLWWWW Echo Arena, Liverpool WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 18, 2010 Shalva Jomardashvili WWLLWD LG Arena, Birmingham WIN
Corner retirement
Dec. 5, 2009 Rafael Sosa Pintos WLWLWW National Stadium, Dublin WIN
Points
Sept. 25, 2009 Amin Asikainen WWWWLW Velodrome, Manchester WIN
Technical knockout
March 14, 2009 Wayne Elcock WWWWLW Aston Events Centre, Birmingham BBBofC British Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 31, 2008 Geard Ajetovic WWWWLL Aston Villa Leisure Centre, Birmingham WIN
Points
Sept. 6, 2008 Francis Cheka WWWLLW M.E.N. Arena, Manchester WIN
Points
March 22, 2008 Luis Ramon Campas LLWWWL National Stadium, Dublin WIN
Points
Oct. 20, 2007 Alessio Furlan LWLLWL National Stadium, Dublin WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 25, 2007 Darren Rhodes WLWLLW The Point, Dublin WIN
KO
July 20, 2007 Anatoliy Udalov WLWLLW Civic Hall, Wolverhampton WIN
KO
Sept. 29, 2006 Jamie Moore LLWWWW George Carnall Leisure Centre, Davyhulme, Manchester BBBofC British Super Welterweight

LOSS
KO
June 1, 2006 Marcin Piatkowski LWDWLL Aston Villa Leisure Centre, Birmingham WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 26, 2005 Alexey Chirkov WWWWLW Sheffield Arena, Sheffield WIN
KO
Oct. 28, 2005 Anthony Little WWWLLW New Alhambra, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 4, 2005 Leo Laudat WLWWWL Borgata Hotel Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
May 14, 2005 Michael Monaghan LLWLWL National Stadium, Dublin vacant BUI Ireland National Middleweight

WIN
KO
June 12, 2004 Ojay Abrahams LLLLLL M.E.N. Arena, Manchester WIN
Points
April 24, 2004 Scott Dixon LLDWWL Rivermead Leisure Centre, Reading WIN
Corner retirement
Feb. 21, 2004 Dean Walker WWWWWW National Ice Rink, Cardiff WIN
KO
Nov. 6, 2003 Andrew Facey WWWLWW Goresbrook Leisure Centre, Dagenham vacant BBBofC English Super Welterweight

LOSS
Points
May 24, 2003 Paul Denton LLLLLL York Hall, Bethnal Green WIN
Points
Feb. 15, 2003 Ruslan Yakupov WLWD Conference Centre, Wembley WIN
Points
Sept. 28, 2002 Leonti Vorontsuk WWLLWL M.E.N. Arena, Manchester WIN
Technical knockout
June 1, 2002 Guy Alton WWLLWW M.E.N. Arena, Manchester WIN
Technical knockout
April 20, 2002 Ilia Spasov WLWLLW International Arena, Cardiff WIN
KO
March 11, 2002 David Kirk DLLLLL Kelvin Hall, Glasgow WIN
Points
Feb. 9, 2002 Dmitri Protkunas WWLWLW M.E.N. Arena, Manchester WIN
Corner retirement
Dec. 15, 2001 Cristian Hodorogea WLLLLL Conference Centre, Wembley WIN
KO
Nov. 17, 2001 Ram Singh WDLLLL Bellahouston Leisure Centre, Glasgow WIN
Technical knockout