Tugstsogt Nyambayar
Statistics
Nickname(s)King Tug
Weight(s)Featherweight
Height5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
Reach67 in (170 cm)
NationalityMongolian
BornНямбаярын Төгсцогт
Nyambayaryn Tögstsogt
(1992-06-23) 23 June 1992 (age 29)
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights14
Wins12
Wins by KO9
Losses2

Tugstsogt Nyambayar (Mongolian: Нямбаярын Төгсцогт, romanized: Nyambayaryn Tögstsogt; born 23 June 1992) is a Mongolian professional boxer who held the IBO featherweight title in 2019[1] and challenged for the WBC featherweight title in 2020.[2] As an amateur, he won silver medals at the 2009 World Championships and 2012 London Olympics. As of June 2020, he is ranked as the world's seventh best active featherweight by The Ring[3] and the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board.[4]

Amateur career

He won the silver medal at the 2009 World Amateur Boxing Championships. After that, Nyambayar won the silver medal at the 2012 London Olympics, losing to the Cuban boxer Robeisy Ramírez by a score of 14:17 in the final.

Professional career

In 2015, he signed with the manager/adviser Al Haymon and made his professional boxing debut in March of that year. He is trained by John Pullman at Pullmans Boxing Gym in Northridge, California.[5]

Professional boxing record

Professional record summary
14 fights 12 wins 2 losses
By knockout 9 0
By decision 3 2
No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
14 Loss 12–2 United States Chris Colbert UD 12 3 Jul 2021 United States Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, California, US For WBA interim super featherweight title
13 Win 12–1 Barbados Cobia Breedy SD 12 19 Sep 2020 United States Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, US
12 Loss 11–1 United States Gary Russell Jr. UD 12 8 Feb 2020 United States PPL Center, Allentown, Pennsylvania, US For WBC featherweight title
11 Win 11–0 Dominican Republic Claudio Marrero UD 12 26 Jan 2019 United States Barclays Center, New York City, New York, US Won vacant IBO featherweight title
10 Win 10–0 Colombia Óscar Escandón TKO 3 (10), 1:18 26 May 2018 United States Beau Rivage Resort and Casino, Biloxi, Mississippi, US
9 Win 9–0 Philippines Harmonito Dela Torre UD 8 18 Nov 2017 United States Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, US
8 Win 8–0 Philippines Jhon Gemino TKO 10 (10), 1:05 25 Feb 2017 United States Legacy Arena, Birmingham, Alabama, US
7 Win 7–0 Mexico German Meraz RTD 5 (8), 3:00 8 Dec 2016 United States Orange County Fairgrounds, Costa Mesa, California, US
6 Win 6–0 Puerto Rico Rafael Vazquez TKO 1 (10), 1:24 15 Jul 2016 United States Horseshoe Casino, Tunica, Mississippi, US
5 Win 5–0 United States Juan Ruiz RTD 4 (6), 3:00 5 May 2016 United States Irvine, California, US
4 Win 4–0 Mexico Pedro Melo KO 2 (8), 1:44 3 Dec 2015 United States The Hangar, Costa Mesa, California, US
3 Win 3–0 Mexico Arturo Badillo RTD 3 (8), 3:00 27 Aug 2015 United States The Hangar, Costa Mesa, California, US
2 Win 2–0 Mexico Manuel Rubalcava KO 1 (4), 1:38 18 Apr 2015 United States StubHub Center, Carson, California, US
1 Win 1–0 United States Gabriel Braxton KO 1 (4), 2:10 13 Mar 2015 United States Citizens Business Bank Arena, Ontario, California, US

References

  1. ^ "BoxRec: List of IBO featherweight champions". boxrec.com. Retrieved 2 June 2020.
  2. ^ Rafael, Dan (9 February 2020). "Russell Jr. dominates to keep 126-pound belt". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2 June 2020.
  3. ^ "Ratings". The Ring. Retrieved 9 January 2020.
  4. ^ "RANKINGS | Transnational Boxing Rankings Board". Retrieved 9 January 2020.
  5. ^ "2012 Olympic Silver Medal Winner Inks With Al Haymon" (BoxingScene.com, 4 February 2015).
Sporting positions Minor world boxing titles VacantTitle last held byClaudio Marrero IBO featherweight champion 26 January 2019 – 8 February 2020Stripped Vacant