Dick Tiger

ID# 009010

Pro Boxing
60 19 3
27 KOs 2 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 82
rounds 677
KOs 32.93%

status inactive
career 1952-1970
birth name Richard Ihetu
born 1929-08-14
nationality
Nigeria
death date 1971-12-15 / age 42
debut 1952-01-01
division middle
stance orthodox
height 5′ 8″   /   173cm
reach
71″   /   180cm
residence
Amaigbo, Nigeria
birth place
Amaigbo, Nigeria

Pro Boxing Career

82 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1970-07-15 Emile Griffith 63 11 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD
1969-11-14 Andy Kendall 27 5 6
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1969-05-26 Nino Benvenuti 78 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1968-10-25 Frank DePaula 19 5 3
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1968-05-24 Bob Foster 29 4 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
KO

1967-11-17 Roger Rouse 35 5 3
Convention Center, Las Vegas
W
TKO

1967-05-16 Jose Torres 39 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
SD

1967-02-05 Abraham Tomica debut
Mile One Park, Port Harcourt
W
TKO
1966-12-16 Jose Torres 39 1 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD

1966-04-25 Emile Griffith 49 7 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD

1966-02-18 Peter Mueller 132 24 14
Westfalenhalle, Dortmund
W
KO
1965-10-21 Joey Giardello 96 23 8
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD

1965-05-20 Rubin Carter 23 7 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1965-03-12 Juan Carlos Rivero 48 12 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1964-10-16 Joey Archer 42 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
SD
1964-09-11 Don Fullmer 32 10 2
Arena, Cleveland
W
UD
1964-07-31 Jose Gonzalez 28 9 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1963-12-07 Joey Giardello 91 23 8
Convention Hall, Atlantic City
L
PTS

1963-08-10 Gene Fullmer 55 5 3
Liberty Stadium, Ibadan
W
RTD

1963-02-23 Gene Fullmer 55 5 2
Convention Center, Las Vegas
D
SD

1962-10-23 Gene Fullmer 55 4 2
Candlestick Park, San Francisco
W
UD

1962-03-31 Henry Hank 52 14 3
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1962-01-20 Florentino Fernandez 30 3 0
Convention Center, Miami Beach
W
TKO
1961-12-16 William Pickett 24 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1961-05-15 Hank Casey 27 4 5
Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans
W
SD
1961-04-15 Spider Webb 34 5 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
KO
1961-02-18 Gene Armstrong 19 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1960-11-30 Wilf Greaves 32 15 1
Edmonton Gardens, Edmonton
W
TKO

1960-06-22 Wilf Greaves 31 14 1
Edmonton Gardens, Edmonton
L
SD

1960-04-01 Victor Zalazar 19 3 1
Arena, Boston
W
MD
1960-02-24 Gene Armstrong 18 1 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W
UD
1959-12-30 Holly Mims 49 21 6
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W
MD
1959-11-04 Joey Giardello 80 18 6
Arena, Cleveland
L
UD
1959-09-30 Joey Giardello 80 17 6
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W
UD
1959-09-02 Gene Armstrong 17 0 0
Convention Hall, Camden
W
PTS
1959-07-17 Rory Calhoun 39 7 2
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
L
SD
1959-06-05 Rory Calhoun 39 7 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
D
PTS
1959-05-12 Randy Sandy 22 12 2
Empire Pool, Wembley
W
PTS
1959-03-19 Randy Sandy 21 12 2
The Stadium, Liverpool
L
PTS
1958-10-14 Yolande Pompey 34 6 4
Empire Pool, Wembley
W
PTS

1958-06-24 Spider Webb 27 3 0
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington
L
PTS
1958-05-01 Billy Ellaway 51 18 1
The Stadium, Liverpool
W
TKO
1958-03-27 Pat McAteer 49 4 2
The Stadium, Liverpool
W
KO

1958-02-25 Johnny Read 21 4 1
Harringay Arena, Harringay
W
KO
1958-02-03 Jimmy Lynas 25 16 7
King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester
W
RTD
1958-01-13 Jean Ruellet 48 34 11
City Hall, Hull
W
PTS
1957-11-28 Paddy Delargy 4 8 2
Embassy Sportsdrome, Birmingham
W
TKO
1957-11-11 Pat McAteer 48 4 0
Sophia Gardens Pavilion, Cardiff
D
PTS
1957-10-21 Jean Claude Poisson 12 20 6
Sophia Gardens Pavilion, Cardiff
W
PTS
1957-09-09 Phil Edwards 39 2 3
Sophia Gardens Pavilion, Cardiff
W
PTS
1957-07-25 Alan Dean 9 10 1
The Stadium, Liverpool
W
PTS
1957-07-15 Willie Armstrong 29 15 2
Engineer's Club, West Hartlepool
L
PTS
1957-06-04 Marius Dori 21 4 5
Harringay Arena, Harringay
W
TKO
1957-05-14 Terry Downes 2 0 0
Town Hall, Shoreditch
W
TKO
1957-04-29 Johnny Read 19 3 1
National Sporting Club, Piccadilly
W
TKO
1956-11-09 Alan Dean 8 6 0
Tower Circus, Blackpool
W
PTS
1956-10-18 Alan Dean 7 6 0
The Stadium, Liverpool
L
PTS
1956-07-02 Jimmy Lynas 18 9 5
Tower Circus, Blackpool
W
PTS
1956-05-28 Wally Scott 4 1 2
Engineer's Club, West Hartlepool
W
TKO
1956-05-10 Alan Dean 7 4 0
The Stadium, Liverpool
W
PTS
1956-05-03 Dennis Rowley 7 11 2
The Stadium, Liverpool
W
KO
1956-03-22 George Roe 34 25 1
The Stadium, Liverpool
L
PTS
1956-03-01 Jimmy Lynas 15 9 5
Tower Circus, Blackpool
L
PTS
1956-01-27 Gerry McNally 10 2 2
Tower Circus, Blackpool
L
PTS
1955-12-08 Alan Dean 6 3 0
The Stadium, Liverpool
L
PTS
1955-08-31 Bolaji Johnson debut
Glover Memorial Hall, Lagos
W
PTS
1955-05-01 John Ama debut
Lagos
W
KO
1955-01-31 Raheem Fagbemi debut
Glover Memorial Hall, Lagos
W
PTS
1955-01-01 Koko Kid 0 1 0
Amaigbo
W
KO
1954-11-01 Peter Okpara debut
Lagos
W
KO
1954-07-18 Super Human Power debut
Rex Cinema Hall, Aba
W
PTS
1954-06-12 Mighty Joe debut
Rex Cinema Hall, Aba
W
PTS
1954-02-01 Robert Nwanne debut
Lagos
W
KO
1954-01-29 Tommy West 3 1 0
Glover Memorial Hall, Lagos
L
PTS
1953-05-20 Tommy West 2 1 0
African Tennis Club, Lagos
L
RTD

1953-02-01 Simon Eme 0 1 0
Lagos
W
PTS
1953-01-30 Blackie Power 2 0 0
Glover Memorial Hall, Lagos
W
PTS
1953-01-01 Lion Ring debut
Lagos
W
TKO
1952-12-13 Tommy West debut
Rex Cinema Hall, Lagos
L
PTS
1952-10-01 Easy Dynamite debut
Port Harcourt
W
KO
1952-09-01 Koko Kid debut
Port Harcourt
W
PTS
1952-01-01 Simon Eme debut
Aba
W
KO