Tony Tucker

57 7 0
47 KOs 3 KOs
division heavy
status inactive
bouts 65
rounds 320
KOs 72.31%
career 1980-1998
debut 1980-11-01

ID# 000495
birth name Anthony Craig Tucker
sex male
alias TNT
age
nationality USA
stance orthodox
height 6′ 5″   /   196cm
reach 82″   /   208cm
residence Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
birth place Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

Boxing Pro 65 bouts

datew-l-dlast 6result
1998-05-07 Billy Wright 30 3 0
Sam's Town Casino, Tunica
W-KO
1998-01-31 John Ruiz 31 3 0
Ice Palace, Tampa
L-TKO
0:58    ref: Jorge Alonso   Ric Bays 87-99   Mark Streisand 87-99   Bob Watson 87-99

1997-12-16 Jerry Haynes 1 3 0
Music City Mix Factory, Nashville
W-TKO
1997-11-18 Abdul Muhaymin 20 6 0
Music City Mix Factory, Nashville
W-UD
1997-06-28 Herbie Hide 28 1 0
Sports Village, Norwich
L-TKO
2:45    ref: Raul Caiz Sr   Rafael Lopez Santos 9-10   Jose Roberto Torres 9-10   Samuel Viruet 9-10

Tucker down three times in the second round.
1996-12-07 Tyrone Campbell 12 2 1
Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio
W-KO
1996-06-29 David Dixon 20 2 1
Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio
W-KO
2:24    ref: Lou Filippo   Vince Delgado   Pat Russell   Terry Smith

Title had been vacated by Alexander Zolkin in order to fight Henry Akinwande for the WBO title.
1996-02-24 Orlin Norris 44 4 0
Richmond Coliseum, Richmond
L-MD
93-97    95-95    93-97
1995-12-16 Henry Akinwande 26 0 1
Core States Spectrum, Philadelphia
L-UD
92-98    93-97    93-97
1995-04-08 Bruce Seldon 31 3 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
L-RTD
3:00    ref: Mills Lane   Duane Ford 66-67   Art Lurie 65-68   Jerry Roth 66-67

Bout stopped after the 7th due to swelling of Tucker's eyes.
1994-12-10 Dan Murphy 42 14 2
Estadio de Beisbol, Monterrey
W-TKO
1994-07-02 Cecil Coffee 28 5 2
Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas
W-TKO
1994-02-19 George Stevens 14 4 0
Coliseum, Charlotte
W-TKO
1993-12-18 David Graves 5 7 6
Estadio Cuauhtemoc, Puebla
W-TKO
1993-05-08 Lennox Lewis 22 0 0
Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas
L-UD
ref: Joe Cortez   Harry Gibbs 112-116   Jerry Roth 111-117   Mickey Vann 111-118

Tucker was down in 3rd and 9th rounds
1992-12-13 Frankie Swindell 26 7 1
Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas
W-RTD
3:00    ref: Jay Nady   Cindy Bartin   Art Lurie   Jerry Roth
Stopped after 6 completed rounds due an injury.
1992-11-07 Paul Poirier 30 1 0
Caesars Tahoe, Stateline
W-TKO
1:54    ref: Vic Drakulich
1992-09-12 Everett Martin 18 14 1
Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas
W-UD
96-93    97-92    97-92
1992-06-26 Oliver McCall 19 4 0
Cleveland State Convocation Centre, Cleveland
W-SD
ref: Tony Perez   Tim Figley 118-112   Frank Garza 115-113   Harold Gomes 113-115

1992-04-22 Jesus Contreras 9 1 1
Meadowlands Arena, East Rutherford
W-TKO
1992-04-10 Mike Faulkner 9 3 0
El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City
W-KO
1992-02-15 Kimmuel Odum 12 6 0
Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas
W-TKO
2:40    ref: Carlos Padilla
1991-06-03 Orlin Norris 29 2 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
W-SD
ref: Toby Gibson   Bill Graham 117-110   Patricia Morse Jarman 116-111   Paul Smith 113-114

1991-04-29 James Ray Thomas 7 5 1
Great Western Forum, Inglewood
W-KO
1991-01-28 Lionel Washington 11 7 0
Great Western Forum, Inglewood
W-KO
1:11    ref: Rudy Jordan

1990-07-19 Mike Rouse 12 4 1
Kingdome, Seattle
W-TKO
2:27    ref: Ron Rall
1990-03-08 Mike Evans 19 3 1
Great Western Forum, Inglewood
W-UD
ref: Rudy Jordan   Robert Byrd 98-92   Chuck Hassett 98-92   John Thomas 96-95
1990-01-08 Calvin Jones 12 3 0
Great Western Forum, Inglewood
W-KO
2:09    ref: James Jen Kin
Jones down in rounds 1 & 4
1989-12-12 Dino Homsey 11 7 1
Sports Arena, Los Angeles
W-KO
1987-08-01 Mike Tyson 30 0 0
Las Vegas Hilton, Hilton Center, Las Vegas
L-UD
ref: Mills Lane   Bill Graham 112-116   Phil Newman 111-119   Julio Roldan 113-118

1987-05-30 James Douglas 22 3 1
Las Vegas Hilton, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas
W-TKO
1:36    ref: Mills Lane   Chuck Giampa 86-85   Glen Hamada 85-86   Ed Levine 86-86


1986-09-26 James Broad 20 2 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City
W-UD
ref: Randy Neumann   Frank Brunette 118-111   Frank Cairo 117-109   Henry Eugene Grant 117-110

1986-08-07 Otis Bates 11 10 2
Marriot Brookhollow, Houston
W-KO
1986-07-10 Eddie Richardson 11 4 0
Marriot Brookhollow, Houston
W-KO
1986-02-27 Eddie Richardson 11 3 0
Cobo Arena, Detroit
W-UD
100-90    100-90    100-90
1985-10-19 David Jaco 19 4 0
Stade Louis II, Fontvieille
W-TKO
1985-06-28 Bobby Crabtree 21 5 1
Civic Center, Hammond
W-TKO
1984-11-02 Danny Sutton 22 7 0
Americana Congress Hotel, Chicago
W-UD
1984-10-24 O T Davis 7 8 0
Cobo Arena, Detroit
W-KO
1984-09-22 Jimmy Young 30 14 2
Gerald R Ford Fieldhouse, Grand Rapids
W-UD
1984-06-15 Eddie Lopez 24 3 2
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
W-KO
1:26    ref: Jay Nady
1984-05-09 Dave Johnson 13 14 0
Bismarck Hotel, Chicago
W-TKO
1984-04-19 Walter Santemore 19 14 0
Cobo Hall, Detroit
W-TKO
1984-03-15 Sam Jeter debut
Americana Congress Hotel, Chicago
W-KO
1984-02-24 Larry Givens 3 17 0
Americana Congress Hotel, Chicago
W-KO
1983-12-20 James Dixon 17 30 2
Americana Congress Hotel, Chicago
W-TKO
2:58    
Televised on local cable SPORTSVISION
1983-12-01 Lynwood Jones 3 6 0
DiVinci Manor, Chicago
W-KO
1983-11-07 James Holley 1 0 0
DiVinci Manor, Chicago
W-TKO
1982-08-12 Danny Sutton 15 2 0
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Nashville
NC-NC
Both fighters banged their knees together. Tucker was injured and unable to continue, and could not fight again for about 15 months. Sutton originally awarded a TKO win, but the result overruled two weeks later.
1982-07-08 Richard Cade 6 0 0
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City
W-RTD
1982-06-30 Lupe Guerra 18 8 1
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W-TKO
1982-06-15 James Dixon 17 25 2
Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City
W-PTS
1982-06-05 Charles Atlas 12 26 0
War Memorial Auditorium, Rochester
W-TKO
1982-05-18 Grady Daniels 9 12 0
Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City
W-TKO
1981-10-17 Frank Farmer 1 0 0
Traverse City
W-KO
1981-09-16 Harvey Steichen 17 12 0
Caesars Palace, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas
W-TKO
0:50    ref: Joey Curtis
1981-08-22 Jerry Hunter 0 5 1
Glacier Arena, Traverse City
W-KO
1981-04-30 Chip Tyler 3 0 0
Hacienda Hotel, Las Vegas
W-TKO
1981-04-09 Al Jones 9 29 2
Cobo Hall, Detroit
W-TKO
Jones was down three times in the first round.
1981-02-23 Robert Evans 4 2 3
Caesars Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City
W-TKO
1981-01-29 Willie Kents debut
Cobo Hall, Detroit
W-KO
1981-01-16 Victor Rodriguez 9 4 0
HemisFair Arena, San Antonio
W-TKO
2:17    ref: Roy Ovalle
1980-12-11 Max Smith 1 3 0
International Amphitheatre, Chicago
W-KO
1980-12-02 Jesse Clark 0 16 0
Sports Arena, Toledo
W-KO
1980-11-01 Chuck Gardner 12 4 0
Caesars Tahoe, Stateline
W-KO
2:58    ref: Jay Nady
Gardner down in 2nd and 3rd rounds. Pro debut for Tucker.