Alfonzo Ratliff boxer

Alfonzo Ratliff boxer
bouts
34
won
25
lost
9
draw
0
Status
inactive
Division
cruiserweight
Debut
1980-08-25
Height
6′ 4″/193cm
Reach
-
Age
-
Born
1956-02-18
Death
-
Nationality
USA

As an amateur, Ratliff won the Chicago Golden Gloves title in 1980, and won a decision against Mitch Green in intercity competition.Ratliff turned professional in 1980 and won the WBC and lineal cruiserweight titles with a decision win over Carlos De León in 1985. He lost the belt in his first defense to Bernard Benton via decision the same year. In September 1986, Ratliff was stopped in the second round by Mike Tyson, who went on to become the youngest ever world heavyweight champion in his next fight. Ratliff retired in 1989 after a TKO loss to Lee Roy Murphy.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1989-06-26 Lee Roy Murphy WWLWWL Odeum, Villa Park LOST
KO
1988-11-17 Jeff Lampkin WLLLLW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City LOST
Technical knockout
1988-08-12 Ricky Parkey WWWLLL Eagles Club, Milwaukee WIN
KO
1988-05-12 Craig Bodzianowski WWLWWW Photon Arena, Harvey WIN
Majority decision
1988-02-03 Gary Mason WWWWWW Grand Hall, Wembley LOST
Technical knockout
1988-01-15 Magne Havnaa WWWWWW Skive Hallerne, Skive LOST
Points
1987-10-16 Patrick Lumumba WWWWWL Convention Hall, Atlantic City LOST
Unanimous decision
1987-08-11 Henry Sims LLWWLW UIC Pavilion, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
1987-04-12 Craig Bodzianowski WWWWWW Bismarck Pavillon, Chicago WIN
Majority decision
1986-09-06 Mike Tyson WWWWWW Las Vegas Hilton, Hilton Center, Las Vegas LOST
Technical knockout
1986-07-19 Stanley Ross LLLLL Wembley Stadium, Wembley WIN
Corner retirement
1985-09-21 Bernard Benton WWWLWL Riviera Hotel & Casino, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas LOST
Unanimous decision
1985-06-06 Carlos De Leon WWWWWW Riviera Hotel & Casino, SuperStar Center, Las Vegas WIN
Split-decision
1984-12-20 James Dixon LLLLLL Bismarck Hotel, Chicago WIN
Corner retirement
1984-05-25 Billy Joe Thomas LLWWLL Americana Congress Hotel, Chicago WIN
KO
1983-11-02 Bashir Wadud WLLLLL Americana Congress Hotel, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
1983-03-26 Pinklon Thomas WWWWWD Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City LOST
Technical knockout
1982-10-05 Henry Porter WLLLWL Bismarck Hotel, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
1982-07-19 Claman Parker LLLLLL Bismarck Hotel, Chicago WIN
KO
1982-03-13 Elijah Tillery WWWWLW Playboy Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
1981-12-05 Tim Witherspoon WWWWWW Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City LOST
Technical knockout
1981-10-03 Vernon Johnston WLWLLL Horizon Arena, Rosemont WIN
KO
1981-08-21 Leroy Boone LWLLLD International Amphitheatre, Chicago WIN
Unanimous decision
1981-07-27 Henry Patterson LLLLW International Amphitheatre, Chicago WIN
KO
1981-06-29 Eddie Temple WLLLLL International Amphitheatre, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
1981-04-16 David Starkey WLLLWW Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago WIN
KO
1981-04-02 James Dixon LLWWWL Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago WIN
Unanimous decision
1981-03-09 Baker Tinsley LLWWWW Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago WIN
KO
1981-02-22 Stan Johnson Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago WIN
KO
1981-01-15 Johnny Townsend LLLLLL Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago WIN
Unanimous decision
1980-11-13 Melvin Hosey WLLLLW International Amphitheatre, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
1980-10-09 Charles Atlas LLLLLL International Amphitheatre, Chicago WIN
KO
1980-09-22 Mike Chrun LWW Bismarck Hotel, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
1980-08-25 Jim Flynn LLLL Bismark Hotel, Chicago WIN
KO