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Michael Dokes

W L D
53 6 2
34 KOs 5 KOs
last 6


bouts 61
rounds 364
KOs 56%
 
global ID 251
birth nameMichael Marshall Doakes
aliasDynamite
born 1958-08-10
death date2012-08-12 / age 54
debut1976-10-15 / age 18
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 3″   /   191cm
reach
78″   /   198cm
residence
Akron, Ohio, USA
birth place
Akron, Ohio, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1997-10-11
280Paul Phillips21819 3 0
Peel's Palace, Erlanger, Kentucky, USA
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
1997-04-05
280Louis Monaco2215 6 2
Aztlan Theatre, Denver, Colorado, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Monaco dropped Dokes for a count in the 1st round.
1996-12-10
290Doug Davis2188 20 1
Tempe, Arizona, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1996-07-27
288Dave Fiddler21615 19 2
Lucky Eagle Casino, Rochester, Washington, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1995-11-18
275Dave Slaughter2365 18 1
Aurora, Colorado, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1993-02-06
244Riddick Bowe24332 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LTKO1/12
 L 
TKO
1/12
  
time: 2:19   referee: Joe Santarpia   judges: Don AckermanLuis RiveraSheila Harmon
WBA World heavyweight title
IBF World heavyweight title
1992-10-27
249Barry Forbes7 4 2
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1992-10-06
258Jose Ribalta23731 8 1
Mahi Shrine Temple, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: William Conners   judges: Ric Bays 96-94, John Rupert 96-94, Bill Ray 97-93
1992-07-28
258Jesse Ferguson23418 7 0
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Rudy Battle   judges: Eugene Grant 99-90, Joseph Pasquale 98-91, Lynne Carter 97-92
1992-04-16
239Danny Sutton23229 17 0
Paramount Theatre, New York, New York, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 2:54   referee: Wayne Kelly   judges: Barbara PerezNick CiminoSteve Weisfeld
1992-03-21
254Percell Davis32014 12 0
Cleveland State Convocation Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W RTD5/10
 W  
RTD
5/10
  
time: 3:00
1992-02-14
254Danny Wofford24011 16 2
Aladdin Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 2:10
1992-01-21
265Danny Stonewalker21912 6 2
Union Plaza Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 2:39   referee: Carlos Padilla
1991-12-27
265Tyrone Armstrong2305 3 0
Union Plaza Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
time: 1:32
1991-11-29
277John Morton24010 18 0
Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1990-04-04
240Donovan Ruddock23022 1 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LTKO4/12
 L 
TKO
4/12
  
time: 0:53   referee: Arthur Mercante Jr.   judges: Don AckermanHarold LedermanBilly Costello
WBA Inter-Continental heavyweight title
1990-02-05
246½Jorge Alfredo Dascola210¼14 2 0
Great Western Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W TKO11/12
 W  
TKO
11/12
  
time: 1:05   referee: Robert Byrd   judges: Larry RozadillaPat RussellGwen Adair
WBA Inter-Continental heavyweight title
1989-11-13
253Lionel Washington23310 5 0
Great Western Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W TKO8/12
 W  
TKO
8/12
  
time: 0:49   referee: Larry Rozadilla   judges: Lou MoretPat RussellRobert Byrd
vacant WBA Inter-Continental heavyweight title
Dokes knocked down in 7th round.
1989-08-24
229Wesley Watson23115 1 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:25   referee: Arthur Mercante   judges: Nick CiminoGeorge ColonAl Reid
1989-07-13
235Bobby Crabtree21035 20 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:46   referee: Fred Ucci   judges: Bernie FriedkinGeorge ColonAl Reid
1989-03-11
225Evander Holyfield20820 0 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO10/12
 L 
TKO
10/12
  
time: 1:41   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Dalby Shirley 82-89, Dave Moretti 83-87, Paul Smith 84-87
WBC Continental Americas heavyweight title
1988-12-09
220Rocky Sekorski22822 8 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Paul Venti   judges: Rocky Castellani 120-106, Eugene Grant 120-107, Frank Brunette 120-106
WBC Continental Americas heavyweight title
1988-10-27
220Curtis Isaac20512 6 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:21   referee: Al LoBianco
1988-07-28
227Manoel de Almeida2183 6 2
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W RTD4/10
 W  
RTD
4/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Arthur Mercante Jr.   judges: Bernie FriedkinMarvin GoldbergJack DeFares
Corner retirement after 4th.
1988-06-27
222½Andrew Stokes22210 4 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:58   referee: Luis Rivera
Stokes was knocked down three times
1988-04-28
225James Pritchard21018 1 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
time: 2:32   referee: Al LoBianco
vacant WBC Continental Americas heavyweight title
1988-02-24
237Eddie Richardson22813 10 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
time: 2:15   referee: Luis Rivera
Richardson down twice in 10th
1988-01-22
240Ken Lakusta214½16 11 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 2:52   referee: Joe O'Neil
1987-12-17
245Kevin P Porter20113 5 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 0:25   referee: Charley Norkus
Porter down in 4th
1985-03-15
227¼Randall Cobb234¼24 4 0
Riviera Hotel & Casino, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TD4/12
 W  
TD
4/12
  
time: 1:03   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Jerry Roth 29-28, Dave Moretti 29-28, Herb Santos 28-29
vacant WBC Continental Americas heavyweight title
1985-02-16
229½Young Louis14 8 0
Midtown Neighborhood Center, Kingston, New York, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:29   referee: Tony Perez
1984-08-31
226¾Mike Jameson211½12 7 0
Riviera Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Carlos Padilla   judges: Paul Smith 99-91, Jerry Roth 98-92, Hal Miller 98-92
1983-09-23
217Gerrie Coetzee21528 3 1
Richfield Coliseum, Richfield, Ohio, USA
LKO10/15
 L 
KO
10/15
  
time: 3:08   referee: Tony Perez   judges: Fernando Viso 86-87, Samuel Conde Lopez 85-87, Guy Jutras 85-88
WBA World heavyweight title
1983-05-20
223Mike Weaver218½24 10 0
Dunes Hotel & Casino, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Richard Steele   judges: Harold Lederman 143-143, Larry Hazzard 144-144, Jerry Roth 145-141
WBA World heavyweight title
1982-12-10
216Mike Weaver209¾24 9 0
Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO1/15
 W  
TKO
1/15
  
time: 1:03   referee: Joey Curtis   judges: Jerry RothMike GliennaCarol Polis
WBA World heavyweight title
1982-03-20
212Tommy Franco Thomas24 3 0
Playboy Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO5/12
 W  
KO
5/12
  
time: 1:33   referee: Zach Clayton
NABF heavyweight title
1982-01-30
212Lynn Ball212½18 5 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO1/12
 W  
TKO
1/12
  
time: 2:56   referee: Davey Pearl   judges: Duane FordChuck MinkerPaul Smith
NABF heavyweight title
1981-11-06
216¼George Chaplin216¼16 4 2
Civic Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Frank Cappuccino 49-42   judges: Carol Polis 49-44, John Stewart 47-43
1981-08-09
212Harry Terrell20915 10 0
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:25
1981-06-12
215John L. Gardner208½33 2 0
Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
time: 1:54
1981-03-22
218Randall Cobb22817 1 0
Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
referee: Carlos Padilla   judges: Hal Miller 95-95, Bob Martin 96-94, Joe Swessel 97-94
1980-10-02
217Tom Fischer20929 4 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 1:17
1980-06-28
211Ossie Ocasio14 1 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:33   referee: Ismael Quinones Falu
Ocassio down 3 times
1980-04-19
216Ossie Ocasio14 1 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
DSD10/10
 D 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Roberto Ramirez Sr. 96-96   judges: Angel Luis Guzman 98-96, Francisco Manzano 96-97
1980-02-10
217Lucien Rodriguez20224 6 0
Convention Center, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Eddie Eckert
1980-01-13
217Earl Tripp19713 3 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:59
3 knockdown rule enforced.
1979-09-28
213Jimmy Young22923 8 2
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1979-07-20
209Willie McIntyre13 14 5
Auditorium, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1979-05-12
205Greg Sorrentino20615 4 1
Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1979-03-23
209Wendell Bailey20713 0 0
Las Vegas Hilton, Las Vegas Hilton Pavilion, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
1978-12-08
201Ira Martin22110 3 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO8/8
 W  
TKO
8/8
  
1978-10-27
198Eugene Green2294 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1978-09-26
204Terry Mims1897 1 0
Convention Center, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1978-04-29
200½Dan Johnson211½3 13 0
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1978-03-25
200Abdul Khan1981 2 1
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1978-03-03
George Holden14 28 3
Rif-stadion, Willemstad, Curaçao
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
1977-04-10
Ed Turner18 7 1
Fontainbleau Hotel, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1977-03-06
203Charlie Jordan20513 32 2
Correctional Facility Prison, Marion, Ohio, USA
W TKO3/4
 W  
TKO
3/4
  
1977-01-29
205Dave Wilson3 0 0
Fontainbleau Hotel, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1977-01-16
Sergio Rodriguez5 6 1
Aboard USS Lexington, Pensacola, Florida, USA
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1976-10-15
203Al Byrd2041 5 1
Sportatorium, Hollywood, Florida, USA
W RTD2/4
 W  
RTD
2/4
  
time: 3:00
Pro debut for Dokes. Byrd down twice, stopped due a cut eye.
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No Contest
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