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Sugar Ray Leonard

W L D
36 3 1
25 KOs 1 KOs
last 6


bouts 40
rounds 306
KOs 63%
 
global ID 269
birth nameRay Charles Leonard
aliasSugar
born 1956-05-17
debut1977-02-05 / age 20
divisionwelterweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 10″   /   178cm
reach
74″   /   188cm
residence
Palmer Park, Maryland, USA
birth place
Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1997-03-01
159Hector Camacho158¾62 3 1
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LTKO5/12
 L 
TKO
5/12
  
time: 1:08   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Tim FigleyMichael PernickDebra Barnes
International Boxing Council middleweight title
1991-02-09
154Terry Norris152½26 3 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Arthur Mercante Jr.   judges: Sid Rubenstein 103-119, Barbara Perez 104-120, Billy Costello 110-116
WBC World super welterweight title
Leonard knocked down in 2nd and 7th round
1989-12-07
160Roberto Duran15885 7 0
Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Richard Steele   judges: Jerry Roth 119-109, Joe Cortez 116-111, Bob Logist 120-110
WBC World super middleweight title
1989-06-12
160Thomas Hearns162½46 3 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
referee: Richard Steele   judges: Tom Kaczmarek 113-112, Dalby Shirley 112-112, Jerry Roth 112-113
WBC World super middleweight title
WBO World super middleweight title
Leonard knocked down in 3rd and 11th rds.
1988-11-07
165Donny Lalonde16731 2 0
Caesars Palace, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO9/12
 W  
TKO
9/12
  
time: 2:30   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Chuck Giampa 77-74, Stuart Kirshenbaum 75-76, Franz Marti 77-75
WBC World light heavyweight title
vacant WBC World super middleweight title
1987-04-06
158Marvin Hagler158½62 2 2
Caesars Palace, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Richard Steele   judges: Jose Juan Guerra 118-110, Lou Filippo 113-115, Dave Moretti 115-113
WBC World middleweight title
1984-05-11
149Kevin Howard150½20 4 1
DCU Center, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 2:28   referee: Dick Flaherty 77-76   judges: Dave Sammataro 79-74, George DeFillipo 78-74
1982-02-15
146Bruce Finch145¼28 3 1
Centennial Coliseum, Reno, Nevada, USA
W TKO3/15
 W  
TKO
3/15
  
time: 1:50   referee: Mills Lane   judges: Duane Ford 19-17, Henry Elesperu 19-18, Herb Santos 19-17
WBC World welterweight title
WBA World welterweight title
Broadcast by HBO. Finch down three times. Twice in the 2nd rd. and once in the 3rd round.
1981-09-16
146Thomas Hearns14532 0 0
Caesars Palace, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO14/15
 W  
TKO
14/15
  
time: 1:45   referee: Davey Pearl   judges: Lou Tabat 122-125, Chuck Minker 121-125, Duane Ford 122-124
WBC World welterweight title
WBA World welterweight title
1981 Fight of the Year - Ring Magazine
1981-06-25
153Ayub Kalule15336 0 0
Astrodome, Houston, Texas, USA
W TKO9/15
 W  
TKO
9/15
  
time: 3:06   referee: Carlos Berrocal 78-76   judges: Harmodio Cedeno 78-76, Ismael Wiso Fernandez 78-75
WBA World super welterweight title
1981-03-28
145Larry Bonds144½29 3 0
Carrier Dome, Syracuse, New York, USA
W TKO10/15
 W  
TKO
10/15
  
time: 2:22   referee: Arthur Mercante   judges: Carol Castellano 88-85, Harold Lederman 90-80, Vincent Rainone 90-80
WBC World welterweight title
1980-11-25
146Roberto Duran14672 1 0
Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W TKO8/15
 W  
TKO
8/15
  
time: 2:44   referee: Octavio Meyran   judges: Mike Jacobs 68-66, Jean Deswert 68-66, James Brimmell 67-66
WBC World welterweight title
1980-06-20
145Roberto Duran145½71 1 0
Olympic Stadium, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
referee: Carlos Padilla   judges: Harry Gibbs 144-145, Angelo Poletti 147-148, Raymond Baldeyrou 144-146
WBC World welterweight title
1980-03-31
147Dave 'Boy' Green14733 2 0
Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA
W KO4/15
 W  
KO
4/15
  
time: 2:27   referee: Arthur Mercante 30-27   judges: Harry Gibbs 30-27, Larry Barrett 30-27
WBC World welterweight title
1979-11-30
146Wilfred Benitez144½38 0 1
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO15/15
 W  
TKO
15/15
  
time: 2:54   referee: Carlos Padilla   judges: Art Lurie 137-130, Harry Gibbs 136-134, Ray Solis 137-133
WBC World welterweight title
1979-09-28
146Andy Price14728 5 3
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO1/12
 W  
KO
1/12
  
time: 2:52   referee: Harold Krause   judges: Dalby ShirleyJoe SwesselChuck Minker
NABF welterweight title
1979-08-12
147Pete Ranzany14745 3 1
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 2:41   referee: Joey Curtis   judges: Art LurieHarold BuckHal Miller
NABF welterweight title
Ranzany was knocked down twice in the 4th round.
1979-06-24
151Tony Chiaverini15330 4 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W RTD4/10
 W  
RTD
4/10
  
referee: Ferd Hernandez   judges: Chuck MinkerDuane FordLou Tabat
1979-05-20
153Marcos Geraldo16047 14 0
Centroplex, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Pete Giarusso 7-2   judges: Charles Joseph 6-3, Maxie Docusen 6-3
1979-04-21
144½Adolfo Viruet147¼16 3 0
Dunes Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Richard Greene   judges: Duane Ford 47-42, Hal Miller 48-42, Art Lurie 47-44
Viruet was knocked down in the 4th round.
1979-03-24
148Daniel Aldo Gonzalez14652 2 4
Community Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:03   referee: Roger Yanez
1979-02-11
149½Fernand Marcotte155½48 8 3
Convention Center, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
time: 2:33   referee: Jay Edson
Bout was stopped after Marcotte was knocked down.
1979-01-11
146Johnny Gant144¾44 11 3
Capitol Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA
W TKO8/12
 W  
TKO
8/12
  
time: 2:57   referee: Joe Bunsa
Gant was knocked down in the 6th round.
1978-12-09
149Armando Muniz15144 13 1
Civic Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W RTD6/10
 W  
RTD
6/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Dick Flaherty   judge: Dave Sammataro
Muniz was unable to continue after the 6th round, due to tendinitis in his left arm.
1978-11-03
146Bernardo Prada146¾23 6 3
Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland, Maine, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Rene Laliberte   judges: Clifford QuinneyLouis VigneaultDoria Raton
Prada was announced with having a record of 20-4 (12 KOs)
1978-10-06
147Randy Shields143½31 4 1
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tom Kelly 49-43   judges: Ray Klingmeyer 47-44, Harry Cecchini 48-45
Cecchini refereed the 10th round, after Shields had hit Kelly with a punch in the 9th round.
1978-09-09
146¾Floyd Mayweather14615 1 0
Civic Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
time: 2:16   referee: Martin Taber
Mayweather was knocked down twice in the 8th round.
1978-07-18
146Dick Eklund14611 3 0
Hynes Auditorium, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tommy Rawson 100-89   judges: Barbara Roach 100-90, Joe Martin 99-89
Ecklund was introduced as having a record of 14-1. Ecklund down three times.
1978-06-03
147Rafael Rodriguez145¾22 8 1
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tom Kelly 50-41   judges: Harry Cecchini 50-42, Larry Barrett 48-45
1978-05-13
146½Randy Milton14912 4 2
Memorial Auditorium, Utica, New York, USA
W TKO8/8
 W  
TKO
8/8
  
time: 2:55   referee: Jimmy Devlin
Milton was down three times.
1978-04-13
147Bobby Haymon14421 7 1
Capitol Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA
W RTD3/10
 W  
RTD
3/10
  
referee: Harry Cecchini
1978-03-19
144½Javier Muniz14420 7 2
Veterans Memorial Coliseum, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 2:45   referee: Sal Maltempo   judges: Pinky MorrisDuke Lawson
Muniz was announced as having a 24-5-1 record entering the bout.
1978-03-01
145¾Art McKnight14710 1 0
Hara Arena, Dayton, Ohio, USA
W TKO7/8
 W  
TKO
7/8
  
time: 1:52   referee: Pete Rademacher
1978-02-04
143Rocky Ramon142½19 10 1
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Terry Moore 40-30 40-30 40-30
1977-12-17
145Hector Diaz143¼11 6 3
DC Armory, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
time: 2:20   referee: John Sneed
1977-11-05
145Augustin Estrada1397 12 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO6/8
 W  
KO
6/8
  
time: 1:54   referee: Joey Giambra
1977-09-24
142¾Frank Santore Jr138¾27 3 1
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W KO5/8
 W  
KO
5/8
  
time: 2:55   referee: Tom Kelly   judges: Larry BarrettJoe Bunsa
1977-06-10
142Vinnie DeBarros14215 4 0
Civic Center, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
time: 1:59   referee: Sal Maltempo
1977-05-14
141Willie Rodriguez13910 1 0
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
referee: Terry Moore 30-23   judges: Tom Kelly 30-23, Ray Klingmeyer 30-24
Rodriguez was given a standing eight count in the 3rd round.
1977-02-05
141¼Luis Vega1418 11 3
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
referee: Harry Cecchini 30-24   judges: Terry Moore 30-24, Tom Kelly 30-24
Pro debut for Leonard
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