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George Foreman

W L D
76 5 0
68 KOs 1 KOs
last 6


bouts 81
rounds 349
KOs 84%
 
global ID 90
aliasBig
born 1949-01-10
debut1969-06-23 / age 20
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 3½″   /   192cm
reach
78½″   /   199cm
residence
Houston, Texas, USA
birth place
Marshall, Texas, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1997-11-22
260Shannon Briggs22729 1 0
Taj Majal Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LMD12/12
 L 
MD
12/12
  
referee: Eddie Cotton   judges: Larry Layton 113-117, Calvin Claxton 112-116, Steve Weisfeld 114-114
1997-04-26
253Lou Savarese23036 0 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Eddie Cotton   judges: Shafeeq Rashada 118-110, Barbara Perez 115-112, Al DeVito 113-114
World Boxing Union (Original 1995-2004) heavyweight title
1996-11-03
253Crawford Grimsley23520 0 0
Tokyo Bay NK Hall, Urayasu, Chiba, JapanW UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Max Parker Jr.   judges: Eugene Grant 119-109, Rocky Young 116-112, Glenn Feldman 117-111
World Boxing Union (Original 1995-2004) heavyweight title
vacant International Boxing Association heavyweight title
1995-04-22
256Axel Schulz22121 1 1
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Jerry Roth 115-113, Keith MacDonald 115-113, Chuck Giampa 114-114
IBF World heavyweight title
vacant World Boxing Union (Original 1995-2004) heavyweight title
Shortly after this fight, Foreman was stripped by the IBF for refusing to give Schulz a rematch.
1994-11-05
250Michael Moorer22235 0 0
MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO10/12
 W  
KO
10/12
  
time: 2:03   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Jerry Roth 83-88, Chuck Giampa 83-88, Duane Ford 85-86
WBA World heavyweight title
IBF World heavyweight title
Shortly after this fight, Foreman was stripped by the WBA for refusing to face Tony Tucker
1993-06-07
256Tommy Morrison22636 1 0
Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Mills Lane   judges: Dalby Shirley 110-117, Patricia Morse Jarman 110-117, Jerry Roth 109-118
vacant WBO World heavyweight title
1993-01-16
258Pierre Coetzer21639 4 0
Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno, Nevada, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
time: 1:48   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Patricia Morse JarmanDoug TuckerKeith MacDonald
1992-04-11
258¾Alex Stewart22728 3 0
Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
referee: Richard Steele   judges: Art Lurie 94-93, Dalby Shirley 94-93, Patricia Morse Jarman 94-94
1991-12-07
256¾Jimmy Ellis22816 0 1
Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno, Nevada, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:36   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Patricia Morse JarmanDalby ShirleyDoug Tucker
1991-04-19
257Evander Holyfield20825 0 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Rudy Battle   judges: Eugene Grant 111-116, Jerry Roth 110-117, Tom Kaczmarek 112-115
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title
IBF World heavyweight title
1990-09-25
259Terry Anderson22719 3 0
New London Arena, Millwall, London, United Kingdom
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:59   referee: Larry O'Connell
1990-07-31
261½Ken Lakusta216¼20 15 0
Northlands Agricom, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 1:24   referee: Don Smart   judges: William WarwickLes WiloxKen Newman
1990-06-16
263Adilson Rodrigues21936 3 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:39   referee: Carlos Padilla   judges: Bill Graham 10-9, Dave Moretti 9-10, Jerry Roth 10-9
1990-04-17
260Mike Jameson23314 15 0
Caesars Tahoe, Circus Maximus Showroom, Stateline, Nevada, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:16   referee: Mills Lane   judges: Burt A. ClementsDoug TuckerKeith MacDonald
1990-01-15
253¼Gerry Cooney23128 2 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 1:57   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Vincent RainoneDebra BarnesEugene Grant
1989-07-20
256Everett Martin22817 7 1
Convention Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Robert Ferrara   judges: Gerald Maltz 99-91, Greg Hughes 98-91, Joe Garcia 97-92
Martin was knocked down in the 8th round.
1989-06-01
252¾Bert Cooper21120 4 0
Pride Pavilion, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
W RTD2/10
 W  
RTD
2/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Al Munoz
Controversy as the AZ Commission looked to uphold Cooper's purse feeling that Cooper quit without just cause.
1989-04-30
255¾J.B. Williamson200¼23 4 0
Moody Center, Galveston, Texas, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 1:37   referee: Chris Jordan
1989-02-16
252Manoel de Almeida231¼3 8 2
Atlantis Theater, Orlando, Florida, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:14   referee: Max Parker Jr.
1989-01-26
251Mark Young23110 13 0
War Memorial Auditorium, Rochester, New York, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 1:47
1988-12-28
251David Jaco21520 15 0
Casa Royal Hotel, Bakersfield, California, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:03   referee: Robert Byrd
Jaco down 3 times. Referee Robert Byrd stopped the fight. Source: AP
1988-10-27
250Tony Fulilangi21637 3 1
Civic Center, Marshall, Texas, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:26   referee: Barry Yeats
1988-09-10
242Bobby Hitz21314 2 0
The Palace, Auburn Hills, Michigan, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:59   referee: Bobby Watson
1988-08-25
255Ladislao Mijangos20621 6 0
Lee Civic Center, Fort Myers, Florida, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:42   referee: Brian Garry
1988-06-26
245Carlos Hernandez22518 5 1
Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 1:36   referee: Paul Venti
1988-05-21
243Frank Lux20816 27 0
Sullivan Arena, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:07   referee: Pat Carruthers
1988-03-19
235Dwight Muhammad Qawi22228 5 1
Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 1:51   referee: Carlos Padilla   judges: Jerry RothChuck GiampaDan Connolly
1988-02-05
244Guido Trane21513 6 4
Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 2:39   referee: Mills Lane
1988-01-23
243½Tom Trimm22222 14 1
Sheraton Twin Towers, Orlando, Florida, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 0:45   referee: Taco Perez
1987-12-18
244Rocky Sekorski20920 7 0
Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:48   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Art LurieJerry RothPatricia Morse Jarman
Televised on ESPN.
1987-11-21
243Tim Anderson21018 8 0
Sports Complex, Orlando, Florida, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:23   referee: Mike Boggs   judge: Brian Garry
1987-09-15
250Bobby Crabtree21530 15 1
Hitchin' Post USA, Springfield, Missouri, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
1987-07-09
247Charles Hostetter20216 4 0
Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 2:01   referee: Dave Nelson
1987-03-09
267Steve Zouski21225 11 0
Arco Arena, Sacramento, California, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:47   referee: Henry Elesperu
Foreman made his return to the ring after an absence of nearly 10 years.
1977-03-17
229Jimmy Young21320 5 2
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Waldemar Schmidt   judges: Ismael Wiso Fernandez 114-115, Cesar Ramos 112-116, Waldemar Schmidt 111-118
Foreman was knocked down in round 12.
1977-01-22
228Pedro Agosto20328 7 1
Civic Auditorium, Pensacola, Florida, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:34   referee: Jay Edson
Agosto was knocked down twice in the 3rd, and three times in the 4th; which forced an automatic stoppage.
1976-10-15
231½John Dino Denis21528 0 1
Sportatorium, Hollywood, Florida, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:25   referee: Jay Edson
1976-08-14
229Scott LeDoux22318 3 1
Utica Memorial Auditorium, Utica, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:58   referee: Tony Perez
1976-06-15
224Joe Frazier224½32 3 0
Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, USA
W TKO5/12
 W  
TKO
5/12
  
time: 2:26   referee: Harold Valan
NABF heavyweight title
Frazier was knocked down twice in the 5th round
1976-01-24
226Ron Lyle22031 3 1
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO5/12
 W  
KO
5/12
  
time: 2:28   referee: Charley Roth 17-18 17-18 18-18
vacant NABF heavyweight title
1976 Ring Magazine Fight of the Year
1974-10-30
220Muhammad Ali216½44 2 0
Stade du 20 Mai, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic Of The Congo
LKO8/15
 L 
KO
8/15
  
time: 2:58   referee: Zach Clayton 66-68   judges: Nourridine Adalla 67-70, James Taylor 66-69
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title
Scorecards in rounds: Zach Clayton 4-2-1 Ali, Nourridine Adalla 3-0-4 Ali, and James Taylor 4-1-2 Ali. 1974 Ring Magazine Fight of the Year
1974-03-26
224¾Ken Norton212¾30 2 0
El Poliedro, Caracas, Venezuela
W TKO2/15
 W  
TKO
2/15
  
time: 2:00   referee: Jimmy Rondeau
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title
Norton down three times
1973-09-01
219¼Jose Roman196½44 7 1
Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, JapanW KO1/15
 W  
KO
1/15
  
time: 2:00   referee: Jay Edson   judges: Clay NixonTakeo Ugo
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title
1973-01-22
217½Joe Frazier21429 0 0
National Stadium, Kingston, Jamaica
W TKO2/15
 W  
TKO
2/15
  
time: 2:26   referee: Arthur Mercante
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title
Frazier was knocked down three times in the first and three times in the second (Att.:36.000). 1973 Ring Magazine Fight of the Year.
1972-10-10
220Terry Sorrell2104 15 0
Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:05
1972-05-11
217Miguel Angel Paez19648 15 13
Coliseum Arena, Oakland, California, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:29
Pan American Heavyweight Title
1972-04-10
221Ted Gullick20015 5 1
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:28   referee: Dick Young
1972-03-07
224Clarence Boone1913 24 1
Civic Center, Beaumont, Texas, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:55
1972-02-29
225Joe Murphy Goodwin2051 14 1
Municipal Auditorium, Austin, Texas, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:31
1971-10-29
215Luis Faustino Pires214¾18 7 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W RTD4/10
 W  
RTD
4/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Johnny LoBianco   judges: Bill RechtTony Castellano
Pires not knocked down, but not out for round 5
1971-10-07
219Ollie Wilson21921 40 0
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:35   referee: Jimmy Scaramozi
1971-09-21
224Leroy Caldwell19211 9 1
Beaumont, Texas, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:54
1971-09-14
222Vic Scott1 2 0
El Paso County Coliseum, El Paso, Texas, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1971-05-10
216Gregorio Peralta19682 6 8
Coliseum Arena, Oakland, California, USA
W TKO10/15
 W  
TKO
10/15
  
time: 2:52   referee: Elmer Costa   judge: Johnny Lotsey
vacant NABF heavyweight title
Title had been declared vacant after retirement of Leotis Martin due to an eye injury.
1971-04-03
218Stamford Harris23514 22 2
Playboy Club Hotel, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:58   referee: Paul Connor
1971-02-08
218Charlie Boston3 0 0
Auditorium, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:01
Boston fought as Phil Smith (Washington, DC), but his ruse was found out when Smith's trainer called the Commission.Rest of bill Golden Gloves
1970-12-18
219Mel Turnbow2468 10 0
Seattle Center Arena, Seattle, Washington, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:58   referee: Whitey Domstad
1970-11-18
216Boone Kirkman20322 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 0:41   referee: Arthur Mercante
1970-11-03
215Lou Bailey15 30 5
Fairgrounds Arena, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:50
1970-08-04
218George Chuvalo214½59 15 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:41   referee: Arthur Mercante   judges: Alphonse OurthTony RossiJack Gordon
1970-07-20
222Roger Russell18813 7 2
Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:29   referee: Bob Polis
1970-05-16
216George Johnson21717 18 4
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 1:41   referee: Dick Young 6-0   judges: John Thomas 5-1, Larry Rozadilla 5-0
1970-04-29
212Aaron Eastling19519 7 2
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:24
1970-04-17
215James J Woody204½14 5 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 0:37   referee: Johnny Colan
1970-03-31
217Rufus Brassell19913 2 0
Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:42
1970-02-16
213Gregorio Peralta19777 5 8
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Mark Conn 9-1   judges: Jack Gibbons 7-3, Tony Castellano 5-4
1970-01-26
214Jack O'Halloran23518 5 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
time: 1:10
1970-01-06
217Charley Polite212½11 14 3
Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
time: 0:44
1969-12-18
214Gary Hobo Wiler1954 3 0
Seattle Center Coliseum, Seattle, Washington, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
1969-12-16
215Levi Forte19919 21 2
Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
 10-0 10-0 10-0
Forte down in 2d
1969-12-06
214Bob Hazelton3 6 0
International Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
time: 1:22   referee: Davey Pearl   judges: Art LurieMike PetrovichRalph Mosa
1969-11-18
215¾Max Martinez214½7 7 0
Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:35
1969-11-05
214Leo Peterson1903 4 0
Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO4/8
 W  
KO
4/8
  
time: 1:00
1969-10-31
214Roberto Davila20321 15 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Harold Valan 7-1   judges: Harold Lederman 7-1, Bill Recht 7-0
1969-10-07
217Vernon Clay2288 4 0
Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
time: 0:32   referee: Earl Keel
1969-09-23
215Roy Wallace7 11 1
Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
time: 0:19
1969-09-18
215Johnny Carroll19712 19 2
Seattle Center Coliseum, Seattle, Washington, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 2:19   referee: Pat McMurtry
1969-08-18
213Chuck Wepner22118 4 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
time: 0:54   referee: Johnny Colan
1969-07-14
218Sylvester Dullaire185½6 1 0
Rosecroft Raceway, Oxon Hill, Maryland, USA
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
time: 2:59
Dullaire a late sub for Robert "Bobo" Renfrow
1969-07-01
215½Fred Askew1952 6 1
Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 2:30
1969-06-23
219Don Waldheim1875 4 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
time: 1:54   referee: Zach Clayton
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