Born in Long Island, New York, Errol Spence Jr. won the welterweight U.S. National Championship three consecutive years as an amateur before going on to represent the United States at the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
Spence made his professional debut on Nov. 9, 2012, winning his first bout by KO. Spence has since gone undefeated in 22 professional fights, including victories over Samuel Vargas, Chris Algeri and Leondard Bundu. On May 27, 2017, Spence knocked out Kell Brook in stunning fashion to win the IBF welterweight championship.
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Mikey Does Not Know What’s Next
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