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Alfredo Evangelista boxer

Alfredo Evangelista image
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 1½″/187cm
Debut 1975-10-10
Born 1954-12-03
Nationality Uruguay
Residence Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
bouts
79
won
62
lost
13
draw
4
bouts
79
won
62
lost
13
draw
4
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 1½″/187cm
Debut 1975-10-10
Born 1954-12-03
Nationality Uruguay
Residence Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

"The Lynx of Montevideo" Evangelista faced Muhammad Ali in a bout for the world heavyweight championship in 1977, losing by unanimous decision in 15 rounds. He also fought against Larry Holmes for the World Boxing Council title in 1978, and lost by knockout in the seventh round.

"The Lynx of Montevideo" Evangelista faced Muhammad Ali in a bout for the world heavyweight championship in 1977, losing by unanimous decision in 15 rounds. He also fought against Larry Holmes for the World Boxing Council title in 1978, and lost by knockout in the seventh round.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
April 15, 1988 Arthur Wright LLLLLL Madrid WIN
KO
Dec. 20, 1987 Adilson Rodrigues WWWWWW Ginásio Gilberto Cardoso, Río de Janeiro LOSS
Unanimous decision
Aug. 30, 1987 Pierre Coetzer WWWWWW Ellis Park Tennis Stadium, Johannesburg LOSS
Unanimous decision
March 28, 1987 Anders Eklund WLWWWW K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen EBU European Heavyweight

LOSS
KO
Jan. 8, 1987 Andre van den Oetelaar WWWWWL Bilbao vacant EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 5, 1986 Patrick Lumumba WLWWWW Madrid vacant EBU European Heavyweight

LOSS
Points
April 25, 1986 Tim Miller LLLLLL Benavente vacant EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
March 15, 1986 Frank Vega Santa Cruz de Tenerife vacant EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Jan. 10, 1986 Steffen Tangstad WWWWLW Randers Hallen, Randers vacant EBU European Heavyweight

LOSS
Points
Nov. 19, 1985 Louis Pergaud WLWLWD Salón La Paloma, Barcelona vacant EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Points
July 7, 1985 James Dixon LLLLLL Riviera Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas vacant EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Split-decision
June 7, 1985 Marty Capasso WLWLLW Oranjestad vacant EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Points
May 10, 1985 Tony Velasco WLWLLL Galt Ocean Mile Hotel, Fort Lauderdale WIN
DQ
March 29, 1985 Tim Miller LLLLLL Nassau WIN
Technical knockout
March 1, 1985 Sterling Benjamin WDWLLL Jean Pierre Sports Complex, Mucurapo WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 5, 1985 Arthur Wright WL Badajoz WIN
Technical knockout
July 13, 1984 Louis Pergaud WLWLWW Palma de Mallorca WIN
Points
April 6, 1984 Hughroy Currie WLWWWW Bilbao LOSS
Points
Sept. 23, 1983 Renaldo Snipes WLDLWL Richfield Coliseum, Richfield WIN
Split-decision
July 17, 1983 Larry Ware WLLLWL Dunes Hotel, Las Vegas WIN
KO
Dec. 19, 1982 Victor Varon DWDLLL Salamanca WIN
Points
Aug. 28, 1982 Victor Varon LDWDLL Puente Genil WIN
Points
June 7, 1982 Lucien Rodriguez WWDWWW Paris EBU European Heavyweight

LOSS
Points
April 29, 1982 Ali Lukusa LWLWWL Palacio de los Deportes, Barcelona EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 23, 1981 Terry O'Connor DWLLWL Madrid EBU European Heavyweight

DRAW
Points
Sept. 12, 1981 Terry Mintus LLLWWL Palacio de los Deportes, Oviedo EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 29, 1981 Terry Daniels LLLLLL Eivissa EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 1, 1981 Tom Prater LWLLLL La Línea de la Concepción EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Corner retirement
July 18, 1981 Mary Konate WLWWWW Pontevedra EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
June 12, 1981 Greg Page WWWWWW Joe Louis Arena, Detroit LOSS
KO
May 9, 1981 Henry Patterson LLLLL Pabellón Polideportivo Municipal, Guadalajara WIN
KO
March 21, 1981 Henry Patterson LLLLL Zaragoza WIN
Points
Jan. 2, 1981 Felipe Rodriguez WWWWWW Palma de Mallorca Spanish Heavyweight

DRAW
Points
Sept. 13, 1980 Johnny Blaine LLLDLL Malaga Spanish Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 1, 1980 Bob Stallings LWWWWL Palma de Mallorca Spanish Heavyweight

WIN
DQ
July 17, 1980 Neil Malpass LLWWWW Palacio de los Deportes, Barcelona Spanish Heavyweight

WIN
Points
June 20, 1980 Winston Allen LWLWWW Palacio de los Deportes, Barcelona Spanish Heavyweight

WIN
Points
May 9, 1980 Tommy Kiely WWLWLW Palacio de los Deportes, Barcelona WIN
Points
March 7, 1980 Fetiche Kasongo Palacio de los Deportes, Barcelona WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 12, 1980 Leon Spinks WDWWLL Resorts International, Atlantic City LOSS
KO
Dec. 8, 1979 Tony Moore LDLWLL Pabellón Municipal de Deportes, Lugo WIN
Points
Dec. 1, 1979 Calvin Langston LDLLW Pamplona WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 8, 1979 Jacob Tchanthuing WWL Pabellón de La Casilla, Bilbao WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 27, 1979 Tony Moore LWLDLW La Coruna WIN
Points
Aug. 4, 1979 Elliott Bryant LLLLLL Vigo WIN
Technical knockout
July 27, 1979 Dan Johnson LLLLLL Pabellón de Deportes de los PP. Escolapios, Santander WIN
Technical knockout
July 21, 1979 Johnny Blaine LLLLLD Logrono WIN
Technical knockout
July 14, 1979 Felipe Rodriguez WWLWWW Pontevedra Spanish Heavyweight

DRAW
Points
April 18, 1979 Lorenzo Zanon WWLLWW Torino EBU European Heavyweight

LOSS
Points
March 18, 1979 Guillermo de la Cruz WLLWLL Plaza de Toros, Valencia EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
March 2, 1979 Lucien Rodriguez LWWWWW Country Hall de Liège, Liege EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 26, 1978 Dante Cane WLWWWD Bologna EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Nov. 10, 1978 Larry Holmes WWWWWW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

LOSS
KO
Sept. 9, 1978 Joe Maye LLLLLL Palacio de los Deportes de Riazor, La Coruna World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 11, 1978 Jacob Tchanthuing WW Club Raúl, Lepe World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
KO
June 9, 1978 Jody Ballard WLLWLW Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Split-decision
May 27, 1978 Billy Joiner LLLLLW Leon World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
KO
March 3, 1978 Billy Aird WLDWLW Palacio Municipal de Deportes, Leon EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 26, 1977 Jean-Pierre Coopman WLWLWD Brussels EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Sept. 29, 1977 Pedro Soto WLLWWL Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 9, 1977 Lucien Rodriguez LLWWWW Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 17, 1977 Christian Poncelet WWWLLW Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 16, 1977 Muhammad Ali WWWWWW Capitol Center, Landover World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Feb. 4, 1977 Lorenzo Zanon WLLWWW Pabellón de La Casilla, Bilbao World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

LOSS
Points
Dec. 3, 1976 Guillermo de la Cruz DWWLLW Estadio Centenario, Montevideo World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 19, 1976 Lisimo Obutobe LWWLL Madrid World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 8, 1976 Rudi Lubbers LWLWLL Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 7, 1976 Fermin Hernandez WWW Santa Cruz de Tenerife World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
KO
July 21, 1976 Tony Moore WWLDLL Plaza de Toros de Vista Alegre, Bilbao World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
KO
July 2, 1976 Mario Baruzzi LLWWWL Palacio de los Deportes, Barcelona World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 2, 1976 Lucien Rodriguez WWLWWL Pabellón de La Casilla, Bilbao World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 14, 1976 Jose Manuel Urtain WWWLWW Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 23, 1976 Benito Penna WLWLLW Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 2, 1976 Giuseppe Ros WWLLLW Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Points
March 12, 1976 Neville Meade DWWWWW Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 21, 1976 Jose Antonio Galvez WLDLWW Almeria World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

DRAW
Points
Jan. 29, 1976 Adriano Rosati WWLWWL Pabellón de La Casilla, Bilbao World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 25, 1975 Santiago Alberto Lovell DLWWLW Pabellón de La Casilla, Bilbao World Boxing Association World Heavyweight

World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 10, 1975 Angelo Visini LLLLLL Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid WIN
Technical knockout