Akeem Anifowoshe boxer

Akeem Anifowoshe boxer
bouts
24
won
23
lost
1
draw
0
Status
inactive
Division
super flyweight
Debut
1987-01-30
Height
5′ 8″/173cm
Reach
-
Age
26
Born
1968-09-11
Death
1994-12-01
Nationality
Nigeria

He is best known for his performance in Ring Magazine's 1991 Fight of the Year, which he lost to Robert Quiroga by a close but bruising unanimous decision .He was challenging Quiroga for his International Boxing Federation Super Flyweight title. Shortly after the decision was announced, Anifowoshe collapsed in the ring and was rushed to emergency surgery to remove a bloodclot from his brain.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1991-06-15 Robert Quiroga WWWWWW HemisFair Arena, San Antonio LOST
Unanimous decision
1991-02-24 Lucilo Nolasco WLLLWL Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1991-01-31 Jose Montiel WWLWLL Bayfront Auditorium, Pensacola WIN
KO
1990-10-09 Ricardo Mijares LWWLWW Sports Arena, San Diego WIN
KO
1990-08-09 Claudemir Carvalho Dias WWWWWW Hacienda Hotel, Las Vegas WIN
Corner retirement
1990-05-24 Guillermo Flores WLLLLW Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1990-04-12 Cesar Armando Martinez WWWWWW Harrah's Hotel & Casino, Stateline WIN
Technical knockout
1990-02-16 Alejandro Valenzuela LWLLLW Hacienda Hotel, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1989-09-25 Santiago Caballero WWLWWW Tijuana WIN
Technical knockout
1989-06-27 Eduardo Torres WLWLWW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
KO
1989-02-28 Felix Garcia WWWWWW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1988-12-10 Simon Contreras LLWWLL Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1988-09-22 Juvenal Molina WLLDLL Sports Arena, Los Angeles WIN
Points
1988-09-10 Carlos Castro LLWLLW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1988-06-24 Jorge Ortega LLWLL Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
1988-05-21 Rommy Gary WWWWWL Las Vegas WIN
Points
1988-01-05 Miguel Juarez LWLLLL Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1987-11-20 Alberto Almaguer WWWL Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1987-09-04 Celestino Sanchez Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas WIN
Points
1987-07-18 Jorge Lujan WLL Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1987-05-14 Alejandro Perez Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
KO
1987-04-10 Jorge Lujan W Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
1987-03-05 David Natera LW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1987-01-30 Efren Chavez W Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
KO