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Jesse Burnett

W L D
25 17 2
13 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 44
rounds 388
KOs 30%
 
global ID 2525
born 1946-02-08
debut1972-04-13 / age 26
divisionlight heavyweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 11½″   /   182cm
residence
Los Angeles, California, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1984-05-16
182Anthony Davis188½15 2 0
Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
vacant NABF cruiserweight title
Margins 11, 11 & 9 points for Davis.
1983-02-16
183S.T Gordon19422 5 0
Bryne Meadowlands Arena, East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA
LTKO8/12
 L 
TKO
8/12
  
time: 3:07   referee: Vincent Rainone   judges: Carol Castellano 65-69, Harold Lederman 65-68, Richard F. Murry 64-69
WBC World cruiserweight title
1982-10-31
178¾Leon Spinks19511 3 2
Great Gorge Resort, McAfee, New Jersey, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Larry Hazzard 114-116   judges: John Stewart 113-116, Tom Kaczmarek 112-117
vacant NABF cruiserweight title
1982-02-19
185Steve Aczel187½29 5 1
Festival Hall, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1982-01-16
Willie Edwards10 0 0
Detroit, Michigan, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1981-10-13
James Williams16 14 1
Stateline, Nevada, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Bill Fredericks   judges: Chauncey Lloyd 97-94, Doug Tucker 94-97, Jimmy Olivas 93-98
1981-03-04
Tony Mundine75 10 1
Carlaw Park, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1980-12-03
182Bash Ali19011 5 0
Convention Center, Anaheim, California, USA
LSD12/12
 L 
SD
12/12
  
 113-117 114-116 115-113
vacant USBA cruiserweight title
1980-07-15
181TC Bowman1870 3 1
Convention Center, Anaheim, California, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 2:26   referee: Larry Rozadilla
1980-06-14
180¾Victor Emilio Galindez19055 8 4
Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim, California, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: John Thomas 115-111   judges: Dick Young 116-111, Vince Delgado 115-112
WBC Cruiserweight Title Eliminator
Galindez floored twice in the seventh round.
1980-04-19
Dale Grant20 7 1
Billings, Montana, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1980-03-04
174½Lottie Mwale17419 0 0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
referee: Harry Gibbs 117-119
Mwale was knocked down in round 2
1979-12-14
Clarence Geigger13 8 2
Costa Mesa, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1979-11-24
182Eddie Taylor18817 0 0
Metropolitan Sports Center, Bloomington, Minnesota, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1979-11-14
Jerry Martin17516 1 0
Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
NABF light heavyweight title
USBA light heavyweight title
1979-04-09
176¼John Conteh176¾32 2 0
Anglo-American Sporting Club, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Harry Gibbs
Conteh down in 1st and 8th rounds
1978-11-28
176Juan De La Garza1983 9 1
Billings, Montana, USA
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
1978-11-08
175Pete McIntyre1747 9 1
Stockton, California, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
1978-07-02
175Yaqui Lopez17442 7 0
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
LMD15/15
 L 
MD
15/15
  
 141-145 142-144 146-146
1978-05-25
Mustafa Wasajja12 0 1
Brondby Hallen, Brondby, Denmark
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1978-02-15
176½Eddie Mustafa Muhammad17322 3 1
Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO10/10
 L 
TKO
10/10
  
time: 1:59   referee: Ferd Hernandez
1977-11-18
174Lonnie Bennett17728 3 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
1977-05-21
169Miguel Angel Cuello17320 0 0
Stade Louis II, Fontvieille, Monaco
LTKO9/15
 L 
TKO
9/15
  
time: 2:40   referee: Ray Solis 75-78 75-78 75-78
vacant WBC World light heavyweight title
Cuello down in fourth round and Burnett down in the ninth. The ref waved it off with Burnett on his feet.
1977-03-20
177Al Bolden18016 11 1
Tokyo, JapanW KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1976-12-19
173¼Bobby Rascon173¼45 34 1
Tokyo, JapanW TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:18
1976-07-10
Eddie Jones29 14 3
Sports Arena, San Diego, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1976-06-03
Willie Taylor11 4 3
Idraetshuset, Copenhagen, Denmark
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1976-05-14
172Tony Mundine17452 6 1
Festival Hall, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
time: 1:06   referee: Alan Moore
1976-05-03
174Danny Brewer17510 7 1
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1976-04-08
Victor Emilio Galindez40 6 4
Forum, Copenhagen, Denmark
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
1975-11-28
175Danny Brewer8 5 0
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 0:45
1975-09-24
173Yaqui Lopez174½26 3 0
Stockton, California, USA
LSD12/12
 L 
SD
12/12
  
USA California State light heavyweight title
1975-07-31
174Yaqui Lopez17326 2 0
Stockton, California, USA
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Mario Duccini 7-5   judges: Bob Mitchell 5-5, Al Martinez 6-4
USA California State light heavyweight title
1975-02-25
176James Scott1769 0 1
Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1974-05-15
177½George Clark177½5 2 0
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1974-03-15
171½Ray White172½39 13 5
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
referee: George Latka
1973-08-09
164Felton Marshall1606 5 4
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TD9/10
 W  
TD
9/10
  
referee: Eddie Fierro
1973-02-08
169Jimmy Lester17141 18 3
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1972-10-19
164½Ron Wilson165½58 17 6
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1972-07-24
165Hildo Silva16615 1 1
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1972-07-01
Yaqui Lopez3 0 0
Stockton, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1972-06-05
165½Steve Stark1630 1 0
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
1972-04-24
169Angel Baggini1723 0 0
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1972-04-13
168½Cisco Solorio171½4 1 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
DTD1/4
 D 
TD
1/4
  
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