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Gerry Cooney

W L D
28 3 0
24 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 31
rounds 113
KOs 77%
 
global ID 2463
aliasGentleman
born 1956-08-04
debut1977-02-15 / age 20
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 5″   /   196cm
reach
81″   /   206cm
residence
Huntington, New York, USA
birth place
Manhattan, New York, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1990-01-15
231George Foreman253¼64 2 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
time: 1:57   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Vincent RainoneDebra BarnesEugene Grant
1987-06-15
238Michael Spinks208¾30 0 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LTKO5/15
 L 
TKO
5/15
  
time: 2:51   referee: Frank Cappuccino   judges: Harold Lederman 39-37, Tom Kaczmarek 38-38, John Stewart 37-39
Advertised as for World heavyweight Title
1986-05-31
232Eddie Gregg22224 1 1
Cow Palace, Daly City, California, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:26   referee: Rudy Ortega
1984-12-08
229½George Chaplin21622 6 2
Veteran's Memorial Coliseum, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:50   referee: Robert Ferrara   judges: Joe GarciaHoward RicheyMike Munoz
1984-09-29
230Philipp Brown21722 0 2
Sullivan Arena, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:37   referee: Bill McConkey
1982-06-11
225½Larry Holmes212½39 0 0
Caesars Palace, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO13/15
 L 
TKO
13/15
  
time: 2:52   referee: Mills Lane   judges: Duane Ford 111-113, Dave Moretti 111-113, Jerry Roth 109-115
WBC World heavyweight title
Cooney had 3 points deducted for low blows. Per Commission report, fight was stopped by referee when Cooney's trainer entered the ring.
1981-05-11
225¼Ken Norton22542 6 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 0:54   referee: Tony Perez   judges: Harold LedermanTony Castellano
1980-10-24
225Ron Lyle21139 6 1
Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:49   referee: Arthur Mercante   judges: Carol CastellanoHarold Lederman
1980-05-25
224½Jimmy Young22325 9 2
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W RTD4/10
 W  
RTD
4/10
  
referee: Tony Perez
A cut over Young's left eye, led to a stoppage at the end of the 4th round.
1979-12-14
225Leroy Boone21612 3 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 0:55   referee: Larry Hazzard
1979-11-09
222John Dino Denis214½35 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:14   referee: Tony Perez
1979-10-19
Malik Dozier3 2 1
Long Island Arena, Commack, New York, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
1979-08-22
225Broderick Mason19710 3 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
time: 1:44
1979-06-29
221Tom Prater20119 10 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:13   referee: Tony Perez
1979-02-26
226Charlie Johnson197½14 3 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:51
1979-01-13
222Eddie Lopez21212 1 0
Convention Center, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1978-12-15
222Grady Daniels2056 3 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W RTD5/8
 W  
RTD
5/8
  
referee: Billy Graham   judges: Ray KozakHarold Lederman
1978-11-01
222Sam McGill21115 5 1
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1978-10-04
221Charley Polite21517 34 3
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W KO4/8
 W  
KO
4/8
  
referee: Joe Santarpia
1978-06-22
222G.G. Maldonado219¼12 6 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO8/8
 W  
TKO
8/8
  
time: 2:56   referee: Joe Santarpia
1978-03-17
219S.T Gordon18710 2 0
The Aladdin, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W DQ4/6
 W  
DQ
4/6
  
referee: Richard Greene
1978-02-11
Gary Bates16 16 2
Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
1978-01-27
Austin Johnson0 1 0
Calderon Theatre, Hempstead, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 1:23   referee: Billy Graham
1978-01-14
219Terry Lee Kidd2150 3 0
Colonie Hill Catering Hall, Hauppauge, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
Indications are that Kidd was delayed by a snowstorm and Rocky Gonzales impersonated him
1977-12-21
Jimmie Sykes2 2 0
Roll-A-Rama, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1977-11-30
223Quinnie Locklear189½0 1 0
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 1:51
1977-11-18
Joe Maye2 20 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
time: 2:15
1977-08-03
Matt Robinson5 11 4
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Robinson was knocked down in the third round.
1977-03-20
210Jose Rosario2000 1 0
Exposition Center, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
time: 2:10
1977-03-02
208½Jim Roberson187debut
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
time: 1:58
Roberson was knocked down twice during the bout.
1977-02-15
Bill Jackson0 6 0
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USA
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
time: 1:32
Pro debut for Cooney.
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