Ricky Burns

Ricky Burns
Nationality:
United Kingdom
Residence:
Coatbridge, United Kingdom
Born:
April 13, 1983 (41 year)
Place of Birth:
Bellshill, United Kingdom
Height:
5′8″ / 175 cm
Reach:
68″ / 175 cm
Record:
40-8-1, 14 КО
Division:
Super Lightweight (140 lbs)
Debut:
Oct. 20, 2001
Stance:
Orthodox
BoxRec ID:
71275
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  • Boxing News: Ricky Burns

Liranes vs Burns on September 7 in the WBA eliminator
July 7, 2019, 5 p.m.

On September 7 in Glasgow there will be an elimination bout for the title of the official challenger for the WBA lightweight title between two former world champions in three weight categories - Ricky Burns (43-7-1, 16 KOs) and Jorge Linares (45-5, 28 KOs).

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Kroll vs Burns - October 7 in Manchester
Aug. 7, 2017, 7:17 a.m.

Ex-world champions Englishman Anthony Crolla (31-6-3, 13 KOs) and Scotsman Ricky Burns (41-6-1, 14 KOs) will hold a match on October 7 in Manchester, the hometown of Anthony, in the lightweight division. Both Crolla and Burns lost their last fights, and a loss in the upcoming meeting could mean the ...

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IBF scheduled bid for Indongo- Lipinets
April 19, 2017, 3:47 p.m.

Purse bids for a pair of mandatory world title fights have been scheduled for April 27 at IBF headquarters in Springfield, New Jersey. Unless the sides make deals, there will be an auction for promotional rights for the fight between junior welterweight titlist Julius Indongo (22-0, 11 KOs), of ...

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Julius Indongo vs Ricky Burns. Full fight
April 16, 2017, 2:58 a.m.

In a huge super lightweight unification clash, IBF champion Julius Indongo (22-1, 11 KOs) claimed the belt of WBA champion Ricky Burns (41-6-1, 14 KOs) with a one-sided twelve round unanimous decision on Saturday night at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland. After a slow start, Indongo’s power ...

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Indongo dominates Burns to unify WBA and IBF 140lb titles
April 15, 2017, 6:49 p.m.

In a huge super lightweight unification clash, IBF champion Julius Indongo (22-1, 11 KOs) claimed the belt of WBA champion Ricky Burns (41-6-1, 14 KOs) with a one-sided twelve round unanimous decision on Saturday night at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland. After a slow start, Indongo’s power ...

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RICKY BURNS PROFILE

WHAT IS RICKY BURNS'S RECORD?

Ricky Burns's record currently stands at 40 wins, 8 loses and 1 draw.

WHAT WAS BURNS'S LAST FIGHT?

Ricky Burns's last fight took place against Lee Selby on Oct. 26, 2019, in London, United Kingdom. He lost by MD in the 12 round. That fight was 7 months and 28 days ago.

HOW ACTIVE IS RICKY BURNS?

Burns's last 3 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 12 rounds on average.

WHERE IS RICKY BURNS FROM?

Burns was born in United Kingdom.

HOW OLD IS RICKY BURNS?

The Ricky Burns is currently 41 years old. He was born on April 13, 1983, so he will turn 42 in 9 months and 21 days.

HOW LONG HAS BURNS BEEN FIGHTING?

Ricky Burns made his professional debut in October 2001, so he has been a pro for 22 years.

HOW TALL IS RICKY BURNS?

Burns is 5' 8" (5 Foot and 8 inch) which is 175 cm (1 meter and 75 centimeters).

WHAT IS BURNS'S REACH?

His reach is 69 inches (69") which is 175 cm (1 meter and 75 centimeters).

WHAT STANCE DOES RICKY BURNS USE?

Burns fights from a orthodox, which means he favours his right hand as his power hand when fighting.

WHAT WILL BE RICKY BURNS'S NEXT FIGHT?

Ricky Burns doesn't currently have a fight scheduled

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