OriginBrooklyn, New York, USA
Last fight: TK0 7 Sergio Mora, Sep 19, 2016
Next fight: Gennady Golovkin, March 18, 2017
Weight: 159½ (Most recent bout)
Daniel "Danny" Jacobs is an American professional boxer who has held the WBA (Regular) middleweight title since 2014.
Nicknamed the "Miracle Man," Jacobs' career was almost cut short in 2012 due to cancer. He went on to make a full recovery after spending 19 months out of the sport.
On December 5, 2015 Jacobs scored his biggest win against Peter Quillin by TKO in the first round. Howeverr, many, including Floyd Mayweather felt that the fight was halted too early.
ESPN Prospect of the Year (2009)
Sports Illustrated Prospect of the Year (2009)
Sports Illustrated Round of the Year (2015, 1st round vs. Sergio Mora)
TKO 7 Sergio Mora 2016
TKO 1 Peter Quillin 2015
UD 10 Ishe Smith 2009
TKO 5 by Dmitry Pirog 2010