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Frank Bruno

W L D
40 5 0
38 KOs 5 KOs
last 6


bouts 45
rounds 170
KOs 84%
 
global ID 505
born 1961-11-16
debut1982-03-17 / age 20
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 3″   /   191cm
reach
82″   /   208cm
residence
Wandsworth, London, United Kingdom
birth place
Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1996-03-16
247Mike Tyson22043 1 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO3/12
 L 
TKO
3/12
  
time: 0:50   referee: Mills Lane   judges: Larry O'Connell 17-20, Anek Hongtongkam 17-20, Jerry Roth 17-20
WBC World heavyweight title (supervisor: Edward Thangarajah)
1995-09-02
247¾Oliver McCall234¾26 5 0
Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Tony Perez   judges: Ray Solis 117-111, Newton Campos 117-111, Malcolm Bulner 115-113
WBC World heavyweight title
1995-05-13
248Mike Evans270½30 10 1
Kelvin Hall, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 3:05   referee: Dave Parris
1995-02-18
246¾Rodolfo Marin233¾20 3 0
Bath & West Country Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, United Kingdom
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:05   referee: John Coyle
1994-03-16
240Jesse Ferguson24420 11 0
National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:22   referee: John Coyle
1993-10-01
238Lennox Lewis22923 0 0
Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
LTKO7/12
 L 
TKO
7/12
  
time: 1:12   referee: Mickey Vann   judges: Tony Castellano 57-57, Jerry Roth 57-57, Adrian Morgan 59-55
WBC World heavyweight title
1993-04-24
222Carl Williams22026 6 0
National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
time: 0:29   referee: Dave Parris
1992-10-17
244Pierre Coetzer22139 3 0
The Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
referee: Roy Francis 69-65 69-65 70-64
1992-04-22
234Jose Ribalta23231 7 1
The Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:44   referee: Roy Francis
1991-11-20
228¾John Emmen210½16 2 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Mickey Vann
1989-02-25
228Mike Tyson21835 0 0
Las Vegas Hilton, Hilton Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO5/12
 L 
TKO
5/12
  
time: 2:55   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Jerry Roth 35-40, Omar Mintun 34-40, Rodolfo Maldonado 34-40
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.
1987-10-24
230Joe Bugner256½61 11 1
White Hart Lane (Tottenham FC), Tottenham, London, United Kingdom
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
referee: John Coyle
1987-08-30
230Reggie Gross18 5 0
Plaza de Toros de Nueva Andalucía, Marbella, Andalucía, Spain
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1987-06-27
230Chuck Gardner24320 10 0
Palais des Festivals, Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 0:55   referee: Francis Risani
1987-03-24
226James Tillis21436 11 1
The Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 1:57   referee: John Coyle
Cut eye and nose
1986-07-19
228Tim Witherspoon234¾24 2 0
Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
LTKO11/15
 L 
TKO
11/15
  
time: 2:57   referee: Isidro Rodriguez   judges: Carlos Sucre 94-97, Marcos A. Torres 96-98, Takeshi Shimakawa 96-99
WBA World heavyweight title
Attendance: 40,000
1986-03-04
227Gerrie Coetzee232¾30 4 1
The Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:50   referee: Guy Jutras
1985-12-04
227½Larry Frazier22719 6 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:14   referee: Roland Dakin
1985-10-01
224½Anders Eklund244½11 2 1
The Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W KO4/12
 W  
KO
4/12
  
time: 0:20   referee: Franz Marti
EBU (European) heavyweight title
1985-03-26
222¼Lucien Rodriguez209½39 9 1
The Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:39   referee: Harry Gibbs
1984-11-27
225¾Philipp Brown21522 1 2
The Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Larry O'Connell 100-95
1984-11-06
226Jeff Jordan203¾16 3 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:50   referee: Sid Nathan
1984-09-25
225½Ken Lakusta211½14 6 0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1984-05-13
222James Smith23113 1 0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
LKO10/10
 L 
KO
10/10
  
referee: Harry Gibbs
1984-03-13
220½Juan Antonio Figueroa206½20 5 1
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 0:57   referee: Harry Gibbs
1983-12-06
219½Walter Santemore227¼20 13 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
time: 0:50   referee: Roland Dakin
1983-10-11
217Floyd Cummings214½15 5 1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 2:43   referee: Mike Jacobs
1983-09-27
218½Bill Sharkey19322 6 1
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:08   referee: Roland Dakin
1983-07-09
216Mike Jameson212½11 5 0
DiVinci Manor, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:30   referee: Stanley Berg
1983-05-31
217Barry Funches2038 9 1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 0:52   referee: Harry Gibbs
1983-05-03
219½Scott LeDoux22633 12 4
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:35   referee: Larry O'Connell
LeDoux was knocked down in the 1st round before the fight was eventually stopped due to a bad cut.
1983-04-05
217½Eddie Neilson21929 6 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 0:25   referee: Sid Nathan
1983-03-01
217¾Winston Allen20611 11 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 1:25   referee: James Brimmell
1983-02-08
216¼Peter Mulindwa Kozza1923 2 2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 1:37   referee: Harry Gibbs
Mulindwa replaced the injured Alfredo Evangelista on three days notice
1983-01-18
214½Stewart Lithgo192½14 3 2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W RTD4/8
 W  
RTD
4/8
  
time: 3:00   referee: Sid Nathan
Lithgo's corner retired after the 4th due to severe cuts around his eyes.
1982-12-07
214½Gilberto Acuna224½13 8 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 0:40   referee: Harry Gibbs
1982-11-23
215½George Butzbach21515 3 3
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
time: 2:00   referee: Roland Dakin
1982-11-09
216Rudy Gauwe21218 7 2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
time: 0:20   referee: Sid Nathan
1982-10-23
Ali Lukasa13 5 0
Berlin, Germany
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
1982-09-14
218George Scott219¾11 7 3
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
time: 2:42   referee: Sid Nathan
1982-06-01
215Tony Moore199¼22 25 8
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
referee: Sid Nathan
1982-05-04
214Ronald Gibbs208½4 2 0
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
referee: Roland Dakin
1982-04-20
214½Abdul Muhaymin20411 1 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 2:25   referee: Larry O'Connell
1982-03-30
214½Harvey Steichen226½19 14 0
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
time: 2:30   referee: Harry Gibbs
1982-03-17
217½Lupe Guerra19617 6 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
referee: Roland Dakin
Bruno's debut
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No Contest
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