JOHANN DUHAUPAS

Johann Duhaupas
  • Nationality: French
  • Age: 37
  • Division: Heavyweight
  • Height: 6’5 / 195 cm
  • Boxing practice: 18 years
  • Professional debut: 2004-02-06
  • Pro Fights: 47 Fights - 37 won (24 KOs) - 5 Lost

PRESENTATION

Nowadays, at 37 years old, Johann Duhaupas is one of the greatest boxers in the world. Indeed he is ranked in the top 20 of the best boxers in heavyweight boxing and he is one of the rare French boxer who had the opportunity to fight in a heavyweight championship.

Johann fall in love with boxing when he was 5 years old after watching Rocky Balboa movie. Although his mother has always refused to let him boxing during his childhood, when he was 19 years old, a boxing club opened in his city and he was the first to sign up.

Then, two years after, he was qualified for the French heavyweight final. He recovers the waste time by working hard, he was always diligent to the training and very determined.

His career took a turning point when he joined JSUGE, and with the collaboration of his promoter Medhi Ameur they established a serious plan in order to reach the best boxing level. Soon after, he defeated great boxers as Robert Helenius or Manuel Charr. Moreover, he had a unique and exceptional opportunity to fight the WBC champion : Deontay Wilder and despite his lost at the 11th round by TKO after a honourable fight, he remains the toughest boxer that Wilder had to fight.

In 2017, he got the WBA international title and more recently in April 2018, he fought against Jarrell Miller who is ranked 5th boxer of the heavyweight division.