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Michael Grant

W L D
48 6 0
36 KOs 5 KOs
last 6


rating
ranking
bouts 54
rounds 285
KOs 67%
 
global ID 5847
US ID016669
birth nameMichael Anthony Grant
aliasBig
born 1972-08-04 / age 42
debut1994-07-21 / age 21
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 7″   /   201cm
reach
86″   /   218cm
residence
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, USA
birth place
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2014-10-24
252¼Manuel Charr25126 2 0
Luzhniki, Moscow, Russia
LRTD5/10
 L 
RTD
5/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Alexander Kalinkin   judges: Evgeny GorstkovBaban NadyrovPavel Kuznetsov
Grant failed to come out for round 6
2013-05-24
253¼Carlos Takam241¾27 1 0
Gymnase du Clos de l'Arche, Noisy-le-Grand, Seine-Saint-Denis, France
LTKO8/12
 L 
TKO
8/12
  
time: 0:50   referee: Ingo Barrabas   judges: Jean-Marcel Nartz 63-70, Ernst Salzgeber 62-70, Toni Tiberi 64-69
World Boxing Federation World heavyweight title
2011-11-19
251¼Frans Botha25448 5 3
Monte Casino, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO12/12
 W  
KO
12/12
  
time: 2:23   referee: Ingo Barrabas   judges: Aubrey Rassie Erasmus 101-108, Glenn Feldman 102-107, Des Bloyd 103-106
vacant World Boxing Federation World heavyweight title (supervisor: Sergio Sotelo)
2011-03-11
252Tye Fields27845 2 0
Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 1:06   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Richard HouckAl LefkowitzC.J. Ross
2010-08-21
261Tomasz Adamek21741 1 0
Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Lindsey Page   judges: Eugene Grant 111-117, Bobby Grasso 110-118, John Poturaj 111-118
IBF International heavyweight title
WBO NABO heavyweight title
2010-05-07
261½Kevin Burnett27713 3 1
Oheka Castle , Huntington, New York, USA
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
time: 1:48   referee: Pete Santiago   judges: John SignorileRon McNairJohn McKaie
Burnett down twice
2008-11-15
265Paul Marinaccio23824 3 3
Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel, Niagara Falls, New York, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Ernie Sharif   judges: Harry Davis 119-107, Julie Lederman 119-107, Alan Davis 117-109
WBA-NABA USA heavyweight title
2008-07-11
256Demetrice King27514 15 0
National Guard Armory, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Eddie Cotton   judges: George Hill 79-73, Rose M Lacend 79-73, Steve Weisfeld 79-73
2007-09-05
262Kevin Montiy24117 3 1
Cipriani Wall Street, New York, New York, USA
W TKO7/8
 W  
TKO
7/8
  
time: 1:59   referee: Steve Smoger   judges: George DeGabrielDon TrellaFrank Lombardi
2007-06-27
255Billy Zumbrun22621 8 1
Cipriani Wall Street, New York, New York, USA
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
time: 2:17   judges: George DeGabrielWaleska RoldanCarlos Ortiz Jr
2005-06-24
256Marcus McGee22813 6 0
Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
judges: LeRoy BensonJohn MarianoScott Moe
Scores: 79-74, 79-74, 77-76.
2005-04-08
253Wallace McDaniel266½6 10 0
Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami, Florida, USA
W TKO8/8
 W  
TKO
8/8
  
time: 2:18   referee: Jorge Ortiz   judges: John RupertMark StreisandPeter Trematerra
2004-02-21
263Charles Hatcher215½15 5 0
City Center Pavilion, Reno, Nevada, USA
W TKO6/8
 W  
TKO
6/8
  
time: 2:04   referee: Victor Alegria
2003-06-07
254Dominick Guinn21821 0 0
Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LTKO7/10
 L 
TKO
7/10
  
time: 1:21   referee: Benjy Esteves Jr.   judges: Luis RiveraHilton Whitaker IIIPierre Benoist
2003-04-18
262Gilbert Martinez22315 4 1
Palace Indian Gaming Center, Lemoore, California, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
time: 2:23   referee: Pat Russell
2003-01-24
257Carlton Johnson15 6 2
Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
2002-11-07
255James Walton21418 2 2
Hilton Hotel, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
judges: Sheila HarmonMaureen RobinsonSteve Rados
2002-08-03
256¼Robert Davis231¼27 4 0
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:10   referee: Mike Ortega   judges: Arthur MercanteTom KaczmarekSteve Weisfeld
2002-06-01
258Anthony Willis24319 10 1
Stratosphere Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:55   referee: Jay Nady
2002-04-13
Joe Lenhart9 11 1
Mountaineer Casino Racetrack and Resort, Chester, West Virginia, USA
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
time: 2:58
2002-03-09
252Reynaldo Minus23616 10 0
AJ Palumbo Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
time: 2:02
2001-07-21
254Jameel McCline26025 2 3
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO1/10
 L 
TKO
1/10
  
time: 0:43   referee: Tony Weeks
Grant down from first punch of the fight. Referee stops the fight after Grant says his ankle might be broken.
2000-04-29
250Lennox Lewis24735 1 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LKO2/12
 L 
KO
2/12
  
time: 2:53   referee: Arthur Mercante Jr.   judges: Melvina Lathan 7-10, Anek Hongtongkam 6-10, Steve Weisfeld 6-10
WBC World heavyweight title
IBF World heavyweight title
International Boxing Organization World heavyweight title
1999-11-20
252Andrew Golota241¾34 3 0
Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO10/12
 W  
TKO
10/12
  
referee: Randy Neumann   judges: Dick Flaherty 81-86, Melvina Lathan 80-87, Chuck Hassett 83-85
NABF heavyweight title
WBC Heavyweight Title Eliminator
Grant down twice in 1st; Golota tells the referee he doesn't want to continue after rising from a knockdown in the 10th.
1999-06-19
256Lou Savarese239¾39 2 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: James Santa   judges: Melvina Lathan 98-90, Steve Weisfeld 98-90, Joe Dwyer 97-91
1999-01-30
250Ahmed Abdin24325 1 3
Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W RTD10/12
 W  
RTD
10/12
  
time: 3:00   referee: Eddie Cotton   judges: Miguel Acuna 99-90, Dave Hess 99-89, Barbara Perez 97-91
vacant NABF heavyweight title
1998-05-30
254¾Obed Sullivan23429 2 1
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO9/12
 W  
TKO
9/12
  
time: 2:16   referee: Tony Orlando   judges: Tim FigleyEugene GrantJoseph Pasquale
International Boxing Council heavyweight title (supervisor: Debbie Jones)
1998-01-17
252David Izon226½19 2 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO5/12
 W  
TKO
5/12
  
time: 1:07   referee: Frank Cappuccino   judges: Emil ConfortiTim FigleyPaul Venti
International Boxing Council heavyweight title
1997-11-07
247¾Jorge Luis Gonzalez25025 3 0
Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO1/12
 W  
TKO
1/12
  
time: 2:00   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Patricia Morse JarmanDalby ShirleyGlenn Trowbridge
International Boxing Council heavyweight title (supervisor: Debbie Jones)
1997-06-20
247¾Alfred Cole22728 2 0
Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W RTD10/12
 W  
RTD
10/12
  
time: 3:00   referee: Eddie Cotton   judges: Luis Rivera 97-92, Steve Weisfeld 98-91, Tim Figley 95-95
vacant International Boxing Council heavyweight title
1997-04-19
246Lionel Butler26526 12 1
Las Vegas Hilton, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W DQ4/10
 W  
DQ
4/10
  
time: 0:38   referee: Richard Steele
Butler DQ'd for repeated low blows
1997-03-14
243¾Jeff Wooden21017 2 0
Pepsi Arena, Albany, New York, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
 97-93 96-94 95-96
1996-12-06
246Ray Anis228½23 2 0
Claridge Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Debra Barnes 99-91, Joseph Pasquale 98-89, George Hill 98-92
1996-10-06
247Louis Monaco2144 4 2
Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
1996-07-21
249Ross Puritty24818 9 1
Teamster's Hall, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Larry Barrett   judges: Gary Camponeschi 100-90, Malik Waleed 100-90, Bill Holmes 97-93
1996-06-11
248Ed Donaldson24811 5 0
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:15   referee: Steve Smoger
1996-05-10
251Olian Alexander22024 7 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1996-03-15
245Corey Sanders27310 2 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
time: 0:22   referee: Tony Orlando
1996-01-30
249Rick Sullivan2336 7 0
Medieval Times, Lyndhurst, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
judges: Al DeVitoEugene GrantJohn Riley
1996-01-12
246Bradley Rone2205 10 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1995-12-07
247Mike Dixon22516 18 0
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
time: 1:02
1995-11-10
245Tim Noble2707 8 0
Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
judges: Melvina LathanJohn PoturajEugene Grant
1995-09-22
250Stanley Wright27412 8 0
Central Maine Civic Center, Lewiston, Maine, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
referee: Norm Veilleux   judges: Robert MoreyJames DoughertyBernard Bolliver
1995-05-20
244Lou Turchiarelli2117 8 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
time: 2:30   judges: Eva ShainJean WilliamsEugene Grant
1994-12-06
248½Tyrone Dixon227¼0 1 0
Memphis, Tennessee, USA
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1994-12-03
248Danny Wofford23115 38 2
Grundy, Virginia, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1994-11-05
245Steve Edwards2332 1 1
Aladdin Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W DQ5/6
 W  
DQ
5/6
  
time: 0:33
1994-11-01
250John Basil Jackson2334 42 2
Omni New Daisy Theater, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
1994-10-22
249Carlton Brown2013 41 0
Grundy, Virginia, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1994-10-04
248Ed Strickland2270 14 0
Memphis, Tennessee, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1994-09-23
248Elvin Evans22011 7 0
Grand Casino, Tunica, Mississippi, USA
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
1994-09-06
249Frankie Hines21914 65 2
Memphis, Tennessee, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1994-08-07
249Jerome Jones2786 5 0
Grand Casino, Tunica, Mississippi, USA
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1994-07-21
249Ernest English262debut
Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
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