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Antonio Tarver

W L D
31 6 1
22 KOs 0 KOs
last 6


rating
ranking
bouts 39
rounds 287
KOs 56%
 
global ID 14043
US ID047038
birth nameAntonio Deon Tarver
aliasMagic Man
born 1968-11-21 / age 46
debut1997-02-18 / age 28
divisionheavyweight
stancesouthpaw
height6′ 2″   /   188cm
reach
75″   /   191cm
residence
Tampa, Florida, USA
birth place
Orlando, Florida, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2015-08-14
217Steve Cunningham20428 7 0
Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA
DSD12/12
 D 
SD
12/12
  
referee: Benjy Esteves Jr.   judges: Robin Taylor 115-113, John McKaie 113-115, John Stewart 114-114
2014-12-11
225¾Johnathon Banks211¾29 2 1
Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, California, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
time: 2:25   referee: Jack Reiss   judges: Raul Caiz JrTony CrebsMax DeLuca
Banks down in rd 2
2013-11-26
221Mike Sheppard227¾21 15 1
BB&t Center, Sunrise, Florida, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 1:54   referee: Samuel Burgos   judges: Alex LevinBill RayRoark Young
interim WBA-NABA heavyweight title
Sheppard down three times in 4th rd.
2012-06-02
198Lateef Kayode19918 0 0
Home Depot Center, Carson, California, USA
NND12/12
 N 
ND
12/12
  
referee: Wayne Hedgpeth   judges: David Denkin 113-115, Max DeLuca 115-113, Dave Moretti 114-114
International Boxing Organization World cruiserweight title (supervisor: John W. Daddono)
2011-07-20
197¾Danny Green19931 3 0
Entertainment Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W RTD9/12
 W  
RTD
9/12
  
time: 3:00   referee: Howard John Foster   judges: Matteo Montella 88-82, Rocky Young 88-82, Steve Marshall 88-82
International Boxing Organization World cruiserweight title (supervisor: Jeremy Levine)
Green down in Second round
2010-10-15
221Nagy Aguilera23216 4 0
Buffalo Run Casino, Miami, Oklahoma, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Jay Nady   judges: Duane Ford 98-92, Gerald Ritter 98-92, David Sutherland 98-92
2009-05-09
175Chad Dawson17527 0 0
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Robert Byrd   judges: Duane Ford 111-117, Patricia Morse Jarman 111-117, Alan Davis 112-116
IBF World light heavyweight title
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2008-10-11
174Chad Dawson17426 0 0
Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Jay Nady   judges: Max DeLuca 109-118, Dave Moretti 110-117, C.J. Ross 110-117
IBF World light heavyweight title
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2008-04-12
173¾Clinton Woods17541 3 1
St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Frank Santore Jr   judges: Howard John Foster 119-109, John Rupert 117-111, Steve Marshall 116-112
IBF World light heavyweight title
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2007-12-01
175Danny Santiago17429 3 1
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 2:53   referee: Steve Smoger   judges: Glenn Feldman 30-27, Mark Streisand 30-27, Peter Trematerra 30-27
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2007-06-09
175Elvir Muriqi173¾34 3 0
Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Mike Ortega   judges: John Rupert 116-112, Glenn Feldman 115-113, Steve Weisfeld 114-114
vacant International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2006-06-10
174Bernard Hopkins17446 4 1
Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Benjy Esteves Jr.   judges: John Coyle 109-118, Clark Sammartino 109-118, Al Bennett 109-118
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
NBA Light Heavyweight Title
2005-10-01
175Roy Jones Jr17349 3 0
St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Tommy Kimmons   judges: Peter Trematerra 117-111, Paul Herman 116-112, Michael Pernick 116-112
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2005-06-18
173½Glen Johnson17342 9 2
FedEx Forum, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Bill Clancy   judges: David Hudson 116-112, John Rupert 116-112, Rocky Young 115-113
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2004-12-18
175Glen Johnson174¾41 9 2
Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
LSD12/12
 L 
SD
12/12
  
referee: Pat Russell   judges: Marty Denkin 116-112, Chuck Giampa 113-115, Melvina Lathan 113-115
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
2004-05-15
175Roy Jones Jr17449 1 0
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO2/12
 W  
TKO
2/12
  
time: 1:41   referee: Jay Nady   judges: Duane FordDave MorettiJerry Roth
WBC World light heavyweight title
WBA Super World light heavyweight title (supervisor: Renzo Bagnariol)
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
vacant World Boxing Foundation World light heavyweight title
International Boxing Association light heavyweight title
2003-11-08
175Roy Jones Jr17548 1 0
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LMD12/12
 L 
MD
12/12
  
referee: Kenny Bayless   judges: Jerry Roth 114-114, Glen Hamada 111-117, David Harris 112-116
WBC World light heavyweight title
International Boxing Organization World light heavyweight title
WBA Super World light heavyweight title (supervisor: Jose Oliver Gomez)
2003-04-26
175Montell Griffin17544 3 0
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Mike Ortega   judges: George Smith 120-106, Steve Epstein 120-106, John Lawson 120-106
vacant WBC World light heavyweight title
vacant IBF World light heavyweight title
Griffin down in 1st and 12th.
Both titles had been vacated by Roy Jones Jr.
2002-07-20
174½Eric Harding174¾21 1 1
Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 0:43   referee: Bill Paige   judges: Blake AllenLarry BennettLance Rhodes
Harding ahead on points until he was dropped in the 4th & twice in the 5th.
2002-01-25
174Reggie Johnson172½42 6 1
Ramada Plaza, Rosemont, Illinois, USA
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Timothy Adams   judges: Bill Lerch 114-113, Crystal Wright 115-112, Mike Glienna 112-115
NABF light heavyweight title
USBA light heavyweight title
IBF Light Heavyweight Title Eliminator
2001-08-03
177Chris Johnson17626 2 1
Yakama Legends Casino, Toppenish, Washington, USA
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
time: 1:53   referee: Jeff Macaluso
Johnson was removed from the ring on a stretcher.
2001-02-24
175Lincoln Carter176½22 0 0
Ice Palace, Tampa, Florida, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 1:22   referee: Max Parker Jr.   judges: Dennis DeBonJay KasseesMike Ross
2000-06-23
175Eric Harding17518 0 1
Grand Casino, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Elmo Adolph   judges: Fred Steinwinder III 111-116, Keith Hughes 111-116, John Femia 111-116
IBF Light Heavyweight Title Eliminator
Tarver down in the 11th.
2000-02-29
179½Ernest Mateen18524 8 2
Plaza Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 0:56   referee: Tony Weeks   judges: Bill BellegiaDave MorettiDalby Shirley
1999-10-02
178Mohamed Benguesmia176½13 1 0
Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 0:51   referee: Carlos Padilla
1999-06-12
179Jerry Williams17710 6 1
Shriner's Auditorium, Wilmington, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1999-03-27
179Roy Francis178½5 6 3
Jai Alai Fronton, Miami, Florida, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
1999-02-05
175John Williams172½20 5 0
Jai Alai Fronton, Miami, Florida, USA
W KO4/12
 W  
KO
4/12
  
time: 0:42   referee: William Conners   judges: Jay KasseesRobert GonzalezMelvina Lathan
1998-08-30
176Rocky Gannon17829 8 0
Mountaineer Casino Racetrack and Resort, Chester, West Virginia, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:28   referee: Bernie Profato
1998-06-23
177¼Jose Luis Rivera176½15 1 0
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W RTD4/10
 W  
RTD
4/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Ron Aurit
Stopped at the end of the 4th round at the advice of the doctor.
1998-03-24
176Charles Oliver17618 6 1
Grand Casino, Tunica, Mississippi, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Fred Steinwinder III   judges: Elmo Adolph 80-70, Paul Sita 79-71, C.D. Jenkins 78-72
1998-01-17
178Boyer Chew1775 7 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO7/8
 W  
TKO
7/8
  
time: 2:17   referee: Brian O'Melia
1997-12-02
175Roy Francis176½5 4 3
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
time: 2:03   referee: Frank Cappuccino
1997-10-28
177Benito Fernandez18117 8 0
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
1997-10-04
178Berry Butler1807 9 0
Caesars Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
 60-53 60-53 60-53
1997-08-12
179Shelby Gross1784 0 0
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
time: 2:59   referee: Charlie Sgrillo
1997-06-21
175Tracy Barrios1755 6 0
Sun Dome, Tampa, Florida, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
1997-04-29
179Jason Burrell1802 1 2
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO3/4
 W  
TKO
3/4
  
time: 0:22   referee: Blair Talmadge
1997-02-18
175Joaquin Garcia1764 0 0
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
time: 2:01
Pro debut for the 1996 Light Heavyweight Olympic Bronze Medalist Tarver
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