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Tony Thornton
Global ID1889
sexmale
birthdate 1959-11-08
death date 2009-09-10 (49)
divisionsuper middleweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 11″   /   180cm
aliasPunching Postman
country USA
residenceGlassboro, New Jersey, USA
birth placeUSA
won 37 (KO 26) + lost 7 (KO 2) + drawn 1 = 45
rounds boxed 276 KO% 57.78
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1995-09-30Roy Jones Jr.29-0-0
Civic Center, Pensacola, Florida, USALTKO312
time: 0:45 | referee: Brian Garry | judge: Bill Ray 17-20 | judge: Gary Merritt 17-20 | judge: Dave McCullough 17-20
IBF World super middleweight title
1995-01-17Darren Zenner14-1-2
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWTKO212
time: 2:49 | referee: Blair Talmadge
vacant USBA super middleweight title
1994-12-07Lenzie Morgan12-12-2
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWSD1010
judge: Lee Roach 100-90 | judge: Rose M Lacend 97-93 | judge: Adelaide Triplett 94-96
1993-10-29James Toney39-0-2
Civic Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USALUD1212
referee: Sam Williams | judge: Paul Weitzel 110-118 | judge: Steve Epstein 110-118 | judge: Lucien Joubert 112-116
IBF World super middleweight title
1993-09-21Willie Ball16-7-2
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWTKO1010
time: 1:58 | referee: Willie Monroe
1993-06-20Frank Minton26-19-1
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO710
time: 2:56 | referee: Randy Neumann
1993-03-16John Scully27-3-0
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWUD1010
referee: Rudy Battle | judge: Herbert Rhodes 99-92 | judge: Al Morris 99-91 | judge: Manny Altman 100-90
1993-02-05Melvin Wynn13-13-0
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWSD88
referee: Arthur Mercante | judge: Tom Kaczmarek 78-75 | judge: Joseph Pasquale 76-77 | judge: Richard Strange 77-75
1992-09-19Chris Eubank32-0-0
Scottish Exhibition Centre, Glasgow, Scotland, United KingdomLUD1212x3
referee: Stanley Christodoulou | judge: Ove Ovesen 113-115 | judge: Cesar Ramos 113-116 | judge: Torben Seemann Hansen 112-117
WBO World super middleweight title
1992-06-11Khalif Shabazz10-12-0
Harrah's Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWKO18
time: 0:49 | referee: Arthur Mercante
1992-03-22Danny Mitchell8-17-2
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWUD88
judge: Tom Kaczmarek | judge: John Poturaj | judge: Al DeVito
1991-11-19Fermin Chirino12-5-2
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWUD1010
referee: Tony Orlando | judge: Frank Brunette 97-93 | judge: Al DeVito 97-93 | judge: Eugene Grant 98-92
1991-05-16Merqui Sosa19-1-0
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWSD1010
referee: Ted Pick | judge: John Stewart 97-94 | judge: Joseph Pasquale 96-94 | judge: Jean Williams 94-96
1991-01-21Eddie Hall20-7-0
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO110
time: 2:10 | referee: Joe Cortez
1990-11-05Carl Sullivan11-2-0
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO910
1990-08-27Karama Leota23-1-0
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO210
time: 0:39 | referee: Joe Cortez
Leota down twice in 1st and once in 2nd
1990-05-21Dave Tiberi18-1-3
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO410
time: 2:43 | referee: Joe O'Neil | 28-29 | 28-29 | 29-29
Fight stopped due to cut suffered by Tiberi
1990-02-12Ralph Ward13-3-1
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWSD1010
referee: C. DeGrillo | judge: Marsha Taylor 46-45 | judge: Adelaide Triplett 44-46 | judge: Ron Greenley 47-43
1989-11-20Ismael Negron13-5-0
Pennsylvania Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USALRTD610
time: 3:00 | referee: Tommy Reid
Thornton, down in 1st, has to retire after 6th with a closed left eye.
1989-09-25Hector Rosario3-12-0
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWUD1010
98-91 | 98-91 | 97-92
1989-07-16Steve Collins14-0-0
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USALMD1212
judge: Rocky Castellani 110-117 | judge: Joseph Pasquale 112-116 | judge: John Stewart 114-114
USBA middleweight title
1989-03-21Kevin Watts17-4-1
Trump Castle, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USALUD1212
referee: Tony Orlando | judge: Al Reid 110-118 | judge: Eugene Grant 111-117 | judge: Richard Strange 113-115
USBA middleweight title
1989-01-10Mike Tinley22-4-1
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWUD1212
referee: Joe O'Neil | judge: Al DeVito 115-113 | judge: Sheila Harmon 116-111 | judge: Eugene Grant 118-109
USBA middleweight title
1988-10-06Tim Williams15-7-1
Pennsylvania Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWTKO510
time: 2:55 | referee: Rudy Battle
Thornton down in 3rd
1988-07-28Jerry Holly18-14-0
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWKO310
referee: Rudy Battle
1988-02-12Tyrone Frazier13-0-2
Resorts International, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWUD1010
referee: Joe O'Neil | judge: Joseph Pasquale 97-93 | judge: John Stewart 98-93 | judge: Richard F. Murry 100-90
1987-11-06Doug DeWitt28-5-3
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USALMD1312
referee: Joe O'Neil | judge: Charley Spina 124-124 | judge: Tom Kaczmarek 123-125 | judge: Eugene Grant 123-124
USBA middleweight title
1987-08-25Stacy McSwain13-16-1
Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USADPTS1010
referee: Steve Smoger | judge: Frank Cairo 96-95 | judge: Rocky Castellani 96-96 | judge: Milo Savage 95-95
1987-06-01Darryl Spain11-10-0
Pennsylvania Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWTKO510
time: 2:56 | referee: Tommy Reid | judge: Carol Polis | judge: Joe O'Neil | judge: Lynne Carter
1987-03-05Basante Blanco8-1-0
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWRTD510
time: 3:00 | referee: Steve Smoger
Blanco not out for round six.
1986-11-25Harry Daniels14-4-1
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWKO210
1986-08-12Horacio Perez7-3-2
Resorts International, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO2
1986-05-16Ernest Jackson13-6-1
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWKO2
1986-02-07Cecil Pettigrew21-10-1
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO1010
time: 0:26 | referee: Tony Perez
1985-11-05David Barrow4-9-3
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO28
time: 2:37 | referee: Frank Cappuccino
1985-09-05Sidney Outlaw5-3-0
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO68
time: 2:12 | referee: Steve Smoger
Outlaw down in 6th
1985-07-01Tommy Davenport1-2-0
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO28
time: 0:52 | referee: Joe O'Neil
Davenport down twice
1985-02-04Jerome Johnson4-8-1
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWSD66
referee: Joe O'Neil | judge: Richard F. Murry 3-5 | judge: Charley Spina 6-2 | judge: Tom Kaczmarek 6-2
1984-10-30Pinky Gordon1-2-3
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWTKO28
time: 1:49 | referee: Joe O'Neil
1984-08-30Pinky Gordon1-1-3
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO2
1984-07-24Donnie Williams3-2-0
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWKO1
1984-06-14Jesse Goodmond1-7-0
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO1
1983-07-27Ali Muhammad2-4-0
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWTKO4
1983-07-17Jimmy Barham
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWKO14
Barhams debut
1983-06-15Steve Waters0-1-0
Playboy Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWTKO1

 
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