Ben Tackie boxer

Ben Tackie boxer
bouts
44
won
31
lost
13
draw
0
Status
inactive
Division
super lightweight
Debut
1994-05-12
Height
5′ 9″/175cm
Reach
71″/180cm
Age
-
Born
1973-07-23
Death
-
Nationality
Ghana

Benjamin "Ben" Tackie (born 23 July 1973) is a Ghanaian professional boxer and world title challenger. He is known for his excellent chin and ability to throw a high volume of punches. All but one of his losses have come via decision.Known as "Wonder", Tackie turned pro in 1994 and won his first 18 fights before losing a decision to Gregorio Vargas in 1999. In 2002 he took on Kostya Tszyu for the unified WBC, WBA, and IBF light welterweight titles but lost a decision. He lost his next two fights to Sharmba Mitchell and Ricky Hatton. He lost his most recent bout to Matthew Hatton on 22 September 2008 on the undercard to Ricky Hatton's Light Welterweight title defence in Las Vegas.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
2015-10-10 Ramon Alvarez WWWWW Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City LOST
Technical knockout
2014-03-08 Gabriel Adoku WWLWWL City Engineers Yard, Accra WIN
KO
2010-03-12 Dennis Laurente WWWWWW Gaylord Hotel, Grapevine LOST
Unanimous decision
2008-11-22 Matthew Hatton WWWWLW MGM Grand, Las Vegas LOST
Unanimous decision
2008-04-11 Henry Bruseles LWWWWW Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City LOST
Split-decision
2008-02-07 Kendall Holt WWWWWL Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas LOST
Majority decision
2007-10-16 Alfonso Gomez WWDWWW Home Depot Center, Carson LOST
Unanimous decision
2007-06-01 Freddy Hernandez WLWWWW Cicero Stadium 1909 S. Laramie, Cicero LOST
Unanimous decision
2006-10-21 Esau Herrera WWWWWW Don Haskins Center, El Paso WIN
Unanimous decision
2006-07-15 Wilfredo Negron WLWWWL MGM Grand, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
2006-02-24 Juan Lazcano WWWLWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas LOST
Unanimous decision
2005-12-16 Roberto Valenzuela WLLLWL Convention Center, Austin WIN
2005-09-23 Norberto Bravo DWWLL USC Lyon Center, Los Angeles WIN
Majority decision
2005-05-27 Edwin Algarin WWLWWD Club Cinema, Pompano Beach WIN
Unanimous decision
2004-12-04 Jonathan Nelson LWWWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
2003-12-13 Ricky Hatton WWWWWW M.E.N. Arena, Manchester LOST
Unanimous decision
2003-05-17 Sharmba Mitchell WLWWWW City Center Pavilion, Reno LOST
Unanimous decision
2002-05-18 Kostya Tszyu WWWWWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas LOST
Unanimous decision
2002-01-25 Teddy Reid WWLWWW Ramada Plaza, Rosemont WIN
Technical knockout
2001-08-10 Ray Oliveira WWWWWW Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket WIN
Majority decision
2001-04-08 Terrell Finger WWLWLW Grand Victoria Casino, Elgin WIN
Technical knockout
2000-11-11 John John Molina WWWWWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas LOST
Split-decision
2000-08-18 Freddie Pendleton LLWLWW Lucky Star Casino, Concho WIN
KO
2000-06-03 Roberto Garcia WWWWWL MGM Grand, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
2000-03-19 Golden Johnson WLLWWW Horseshoe Casino, Tunica WIN
Unanimous decision
1999-01-16 Gregorio Vargas WLWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas LOST
Unanimous decision
1998-11-13 Hicklet Lau DWWLWL Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami WIN
Unanimous decision
1998-07-07 Louie Leija WLLWLW Freeman Coliseum, San Antonio WIN
Technical knockout
1998-04-17 Edwin Santana WWWLLW Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville WIN
KO
1997-11-10 Luis Alejandro Ugalde WWWLWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Unanimous decision
1997-09-29 Jose Luis Montes LLLLLL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Points
1997-03-08 Isaac Tetteh WLW Complex, Accra WIN
Technical knockout
1996-04-27 Sammy Adjei LLL Accra WIN
Technical knockout
1996-01-07 Peter De Souza Cotonou WIN
KO
1995-12-22 Isaac Nyaku LL Kaneshie Sports Complex, Accra WIN
Technical knockout
1995-09-10 Iron Cutter Cudjoe Accra WIN
Technical knockout
1995-06-30 Sam Arthur Complex, Accra WIN
Technical knockout
1995-06-03 Dick Dosseh WL Lome WIN
Points
1995-03-31 Adenko Deka LLL Accra WIN
Points
1995-03-03 Joe Siki Cotonou WIN
Points
1995-01-27 Jimmy Abboso Cotonou WIN
Technical knockout
1994-11-05 Antom Bessi Accra WIN
KO
1994-07-27 Jimmy Gerald L Accra WIN
Points
1994-05-12 Joe Alabi Lome WIN
Technical knockout