Andy Ganigan boxer

Andy Ganigan boxer
bouts
39
won
34
lost
5
draw
0
Status
inactive
Division
lightweight
Debut
1972-05-09
Height
5′ 7″/170cm
Reach
70″/178cm
Age
59
Born
1952-09-03
Death
2012-05-02
Nationality
USA

Ganigan captured the NABF lightweight title by scoring a TKO in 8 rounds over Vicente Mijares on March 28, 1978. He lost that title to Johnny Lira on a 6 round KO on August 1, 1978, but recaptured the crown from Mijares on March 27, 1979 by winning a unanimous 12 round decision. Ganigan also won the World Athletic Association (WAA) lightweight crown by scoring a KO in 2 rounds over Sean O'Grady on October 31, 1981.Ganigan then challenged legendary boxer Alexis Argüello on May 22, 1982 for the WBC lightweight crown. Ganigan knocked Arguello down in the second round, but was KOed in round 5. Ganigan's last fight was an unsuccessful attempt to take the USBA lightweight crown from Jimmy Paul on June 6, 1983. Paul stopped Ganigan on a 6 round TKO.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1983-06-12 Jimmy Paul WWWWWW Graham Central Station, Phoenix LOST
Technical knockout
1982-05-22 Alexis Arguello WWWWWW The Aladdin, Las Vegas LOST
KO
1981-10-31 Sean O'Grady WWLWWW Convention Center, Little Rock WIN
KO
1981-06-13 Rodolfo Gonzalez WWDWWW Forum, Inglewood LOST
Majority decision
1981-03-14 Manuel Abedoy LWLWWD Aloha Stadium, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1980-12-09 Curtis Ramsey WLWLWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1980-11-11 Gerardo Venzor LL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1980-02-19 Robert Vasquez WLDWWL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1979-07-31 Robert Vasquez DWWLDW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu LOST
KO
1979-05-30 Hyung Kil Jun WWLWWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Unanimous decision
1979-03-27 Vicente Mijares WWLLWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Unanimous decision
1979-03-06 David Madrid WLWWLL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1979-01-30 Elpidio Valdez WLWWLL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1978-08-01 Johnny Lira WWWDWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu LOST
KO
1978-06-20 German Cuello LWWWWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1978-05-30 Carlos Becerril WWWWLL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1978-03-28 Vicente Mijares WWLWWL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1978-02-07 Ignacio Campos WWLWWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1977-11-29 Ernesto Garfias WLWLWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Unanimous decision
1977-10-25 Gerardo Ferrat LWWLWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1977-09-13 Ramon Contreras WWLWWL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1977-08-04 Juan Garcia LLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Technical knockout
1977-06-14 Jose Talamantez DWWWWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1977-05-31 Tom Tarantino WLWLWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1977-05-17 Arturo Pineda WLLWLL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1977-03-01 Jose Luis Gonzalez LW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1977-02-08 Jose Pozos LWLLLL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1976-11-16 Chichie Pineda Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1976-10-06 Jose Luis Lopez LWLWWW Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1976-09-14 Rafael Nunez LWLWLL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1976-06-07 Rado Broncano WL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1976-04-13 David Bernal L Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1976-02-24 Felipe Avila LLWLWL Blaisdell Center Arena, Honolulu WIN
KO
1975-11-18 Leoncio Meza WWLDLL Honolulu International Center, Honolulu WIN
KO
1975-10-07 Ryuichi Kawadai WWWWWL Honolulu International Center, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1973-03-27 Jesse Villagonza LWL Honolulu International Center, Honolulu WIN
Points
1972-10-17 Shichiro Saito DDWL Honolulu International Center, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1972-06-07 Fino Cortez Honolulu International Center, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout
1972-05-09 Mamoru Nagaoka LW Honolulu International Center, Honolulu WIN
Technical knockout