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Mike Tyson

W L D
50 6 0
44 KOs 5 KOs
last 6


bouts 58
rounds 216
KOs 76%
 
global ID 474
US ID011956
birth nameMichael Gerard Tyson
aliasIron
born 1966-06-30
debut1985-03-06 / age 18
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 10″   /   178cm
reach
71″   /   180cm
residence
Henderson, Nevada, USA
birth place
Brooklyn, New York, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2005-06-11
233Kevin McBride27132 4 1
MCI Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LTKO6/10
 L 
TKO
6/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Steve Rados 57-55, Tammye Jenkins 57-55, Paul Artisst 55-57
2004-07-30
233Danny Williams26531 3 0
Freedom Hall State Fairground, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
LKO4/10
 L 
KO
4/10
  
time: 2:51   referee: Dennis Alfred   judges: Dan McLellanJohnny MonsonSteve Ryan
2003-02-22
225¾Clifford Etienne222¾24 1 1
The Pyramid, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 0:49   referee: Bill Clancy   judges: Richard BarthFred Steinwinder IIIKen Whitehead
2002-06-08
234Lennox Lewis249¼39 2 1
The Pyramid, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
LKO8/12
 L 
KO
8/12
  
time: 2:25   referee: Eddie Cotton   judges: Alfred BuqwanaAnek HongtongkamBob Logist
WBC World heavyweight title
IBF World heavyweight title
International Boxing Organization World heavyweight title
2001-10-13
239¾Brian Nielsen259¾62 1 0
Parken, Copenhagen, Denmark
W RTD6/10
 W  
RTD
6/10
  
referee: Steve Smoger   judges: Marty DenkinErkki MeronenDaniel Van de Wiele
2000-10-20
222Andrew Golota24036 4 0
The Palace, Auburn Hills, Michigan, USA
NNC3/10
 N 
NC
3/10
  
referee: Frank Garza   judges: Brad WrightBernard TeachoutRosemary Grable
Golota down in 1st. Michigan Commission changes the result from a TKO after 2 for Tyson to an NC, due to Tyson testing positive for marijuana after the fight.
2000-06-24
225Lou Savarese241¼39 3 0
Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 0:38   referee: John Coyle
2000-01-29
223½Julius Francis244½21 7 0
M.E.N. Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 1:03   referee: Roy Francis
Francis down twice in the 1st and three times in the 2nd.
1999-10-23
223Orlin Norris21850 5 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
NNC1/10
 N 
NC
1/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Art LurieDave MorettiDalby Shirley
1999-01-16
223Frans Botha233¾39 1 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
time: 2:59   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Dave Moretti 36-40, Dalby Shirley 36-40, Bill Graham 36-39
1997-06-28
218Evander Holyfield21833 3 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LDQ3/12
 L 
DQ
3/12
  
referee: Mills Lane   judges: Jerry Roth 26-29, Chuck Giampa 26-29, Duane Ford 26-29
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: Leonard Read)
Tyson disqualified for twice biting Holyfield's ears, claiming he was retaliating to head-butting by Holyfield.
1996-11-09
222Evander Holyfield21532 3 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO11/12
 L 
TKO
11/12
  
time: 0:37   referee: Mitch Halpern   judges: Dalby Shirley 92-96, Frederico Vollmer 93-100, Jerry Roth 92-96
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: Leonard Read)
1996-09-07
219Bruce Seldon22933 3 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO1/12
 W  
TKO
1/12
  
time: 1:49   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Chuck GiampaBill GrahamDave Moretti
WBA World heavyweight title
1996-03-16
220Frank Bruno24740 4 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO3/12
 W  
TKO
3/12
  
time: 0:50   referee: Mills Lane   judges: Larry O'Connell 20-17, Anek Hongtongkam 20-17, Jerry Roth 20-17
WBC World heavyweight title (supervisor: Edward Thangarajah)
1995-12-16
219Buster Mathis Jr.22420 0 0
Core States Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO3/12
 W  
KO
3/12
  
time: 2:32   referee: Frank Cappuccino   judges: Ron GreenleyCarol PolisAdelaide Triplett
1995-08-19
220Peter McNeeley22436 1 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W DQ1/10
 W  
DQ
1/10
  
time: 1:29   referee: Mills Lane   judges: Duane FordChuck GiampaBill Graham
1991-06-28
216Donovan Ruddock23825 2 1
Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Mills Lane   judges: Chuck Giampa 113-109, Art Lurie 114-108, Dalby Shirley 114-108
1991-03-18
217Donovan Ruddock22825 1 1
Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
time: 2:22   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Chuck Giampa 59-53, Dave Moretti 59-53, Jerry Roth 59-53
1990-12-08
217¾Alex Stewart21826 1 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:27   referee: Frank Cappuccino   judges: John StewartEugene GrantRocky Castellani
1990-06-16
217Henry Tillman21520 4 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:47   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Chuck GiampaArt LurieDalby Shirley
1990-02-11
220½James Douglas231½29 4 1
Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, JapanLKO10/12
 L 
KO
10/12
  
time: 1:22   referee: Octavio Meyran   judges: Larry Rozadilla 82-88, Ken Morita 87-86, Masakazu Uchida 86-86
WBC World heavyweight title (supervisor: Elias Ghanem)
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: Manuel Virgilio Aizprua)
IBF World heavyweight title
Douglas down in round 8
1989-07-21
219¼Carl Williams21822 2 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/12
 W  
TKO
1/12
  
time: 1:33   referee: Randy Neumann   judges: Richard F. MurryChuck GiampaRocky Castellani
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: James Binns)
IBF World heavyweight title
1989-02-25
218Frank Bruno22832 2 0
Las Vegas Hilton, Hilton Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO5/12
 W  
TKO
5/12
  
time: 2:55   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Jerry Roth 40-35, Omar Mintun 40-34, Rodolfo Maldonado 40-34
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: James Nave)
IBF World heavyweight title (supervisor: Alvin Goodman)
Bruno penalized one point in the 1st for holding and he was also dropped in the 1st.
1988-06-27
218¼Michael Spinks212¼31 0 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO1/12
 W  
KO
1/12
  
time: 1:31   referee: Frank Cappuccino   judges: Eva ShainJohn StewartRocky Castellani
WBC World heavyweight title (supervisor: Elias Ghanem)
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: James Binns)
IBF World heavyweight title (supervisor: Bill Brennan)
1988-03-21
216¼Tony Tubbs238¼24 1 0
Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, JapanW TKO2/12
 W  
TKO
2/12
  
time: 2:54   referee: Arthur Mercante   judges: Larry Rozadilla 9-10, Ken Morita 10-10, Masakazu Uchida 10-9
WBC World heavyweight title (supervisor: Gabriel Penagaricano)
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: Elias Cordova)
IBF World heavyweight title
1988-01-22
215¾Larry Holmes225¾48 2 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 2:55   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Charley Spina 29-28, Nicasio L. Drake 30-27, Rudy Ortega 29-28
WBC World heavyweight title (supervisor: Duane Ford)
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: James Binns)
IBF World heavyweight title
1987-10-16
216Tyrell Biggs228¾15 0 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO7/15
 W  
TKO
7/15
  
time: 2:59   referee: Tony Orlando   judges: Al Wilensky 60-54, John Stewart 60-54, Frank Brunette 60-52
WBC World heavyweight title (supervisor: James Binns)
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: Keith Arthur)
IBF World heavyweight title (supervisor: Robert Lee)
1987-08-01
221Tony Tucker22134 0 0
Las Vegas Hilton, Hilton Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Mills Lane   judges: Julio Roldan 118-113, Phil Newman 119-111, Bill Graham 117-112
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title
IBF World heavyweight title
1987-05-30
218¾Pinklon Thomas217¾29 1 1
Las Vegas Hilton, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO6/12
 W  
TKO
6/12
  
time: 2:00   referee: Carlos Padilla   judges: Dalby Shirley 49-46, Gordon Volkman 50-44, Harry Gibbs 49-46
WBC World heavyweight title (supervisor: Arlen Bynum)
WBA World heavyweight title (supervisor: Nick Kerasiotis)
1987-03-07
219James Smith23319 5 0
Las Vegas Hilton, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Mills Lane   judges: Lou Tabat 120-106, Dalby Shirley 119-107, Jose Juan Guerra 119-107
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title
1986-11-22
221¼Trevor Berbick218½31 4 1
Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO2/12
 W  
TKO
2/12
  
time: 2:35   referee: Mills Lane   judges: Harry Gibbs 10-8, Dave Moretti 10-9, Rudy Ortega 10-9
WBC World heavyweight title
Berbick knocked down twice in round 2. After trying to rise from the second knockdown he fell another two times.
1986-09-06
221½Alfonzo Ratliff20121 3 0
Las Vegas Hilton, Hilton Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 1:41   referee: Davey Pearl   judges: Dave MorettiPaul SmithPatricia Morse Jarman
1986-08-17
213Jose Ribalta211½22 3 1
Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
time: 1:37   referee: Rudy Battle   judges: John StewartRichard StrangePhil Newman
Ribalta down in 2nd, 8th, and 10th.
1986-07-26
217Marvis Frazier210½16 1 0
Civic Center, Glens Falls, New York, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 0:30   referee: Joe Cortez
1986-07-11
219¾Lorenzo Boyd198¼15 5 0
Stevensville Hotel, Swan Lake, New York, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:43   referee: Sid Rubenstein
1986-06-28
217William Hosea21512 3 0
Houston Field House, Troy, New York, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:03   referee: Harry Papacaralambolous
1986-06-13
217Reggie Gross21818 4 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:36   referee: Johnny LoBianco
1986-05-20
215¼Mitch Green22516 1 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Luis Rivera   judges: George DeGabriel 8-2, George Colon 9-1, Pat Dolan 9-1
1986-05-03
215James Tillis207¾31 8 0
Civic Center, Glens Falls, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Bernie Friedkin 6-4, Al Reid 6-4, Tony Moret 8-2
Tillis down in 4th.
1986-03-10
220½Steve Zouski21025 9 0
Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 2:39   referee: Arthur Mercante
1986-02-16
217Jesse Ferguson211¾14 1 0
Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 1:19   referee: Luis Rivera   judges: Don AckermanWayne KimitzEva Shain
Ferguson, while down in 5th, was disqualified for excessive holding. However the official result given by the New York State Athletic Commission is a TKO.
1986-01-24
215Mike Jameson236¼14 9 0
Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
time: 0:46   referee: Joe Cortez
Jameson down in 4th and 5th
1986-01-11
217David Jaco21019 5 0
Empire State Plaza Convention Center, Albany, New York, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:16
Jaco was down three times, triggering the three knockdown rule
1985-12-27
219Mark Young206¾8 6 0
Latham Coliseum, Latham, New York, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 0:50   referee: Sid Rubenstein
1985-12-06
215Sammy Scaff25013 6 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 1:19   referee: Fred Ucci   judges: Bill GrahamBernie FriedkinEva Shain
1985-11-22
221Conroy Nelson21615 7 2
Latham Coliseum, Latham, New York, USA
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
time: 0:30
Nelson suffered a broken nose.
1985-11-13
219Eddie Richardson21210 2 0
Ramada-Houston Hotel, Houston, Texas, USA
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 1:17   referee: Barry Yeats
1985-11-01
221Sterling Benjamin2275 6 1
Latham Coliseum, Latham, New York, USA
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
time: 0:54
1985-10-25
217Robert Colay224¼6 7 1
Atlantis Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 0:37   referee: Ted Pick
1985-10-09
215¾Donnie Long215¾15 3 0
Trump Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
time: 1:28   referee: Frank Cappuccino
Long down three times
1985-09-05
219½Michael Johnson19611 5 0
Atlantis Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 0:39   referee: Frank Cappuccino
1985-08-15
213½Lorenzo Canady203½3 0 0
Resorts International, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 1:05   referee: Joe Cortez
1985-07-19
217¼Larry Sims2173 16 3
Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie, New York, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
time: 2:04   referee: Joe Cortez
1985-07-11
215¾John Alderson226½3 0 0
Trump Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W RTD2/6
 W  
RTD
2/6
  
time: 3:00   referee: Frank Cappuccino
1985-06-20
217Ricardo Spain184¾1 0 0
Resorts International, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
time: 0:39   referee: Joe O'Neil   judges: Milo SavageRocky CastellaniEugene Grant
Spain down twice
1985-05-23
212Don Halpin21210 18 0
Albany, New York, USA
W KO4/4
 W  
KO
4/4
  
time: 1:04
1985-04-10
214¼Trent Singleton198½1 3 0
Albany, New York, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
time: 0:52
1985-03-06
214Hector Mercedes199¾0 3 0
Empire State Plaza Convention Center, Albany, New York, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
time: 1:47   referee: Luis Rivera
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