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Henry Akinwande boxer

Henry Akinwande image
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 7″/201cm
Reach 86″/218cm
Debut 1989-10-04
Born 1962-10-12
Nationality United Kingdom
Residence Tallahassee, Florida, USA
bouts
55
won
50
lost
4
draw
1
bouts
55
won
50
lost
4
draw
1
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 7″/201cm
Reach 86″/218cm
Debut 1989-10-04
Born 1962-10-12
Nationality United Kingdom
Residence Tallahassee, Florida, USA

Henry Adetokunboh Akinwande (born 12 October 1965) is a British former professional boxer who competed from 1989 to 2008. He held the WBO heavyweight title from 1996 to 1997, as well as the Commonwealth heavyweight title in 1993, and the European heavyweight title from 1993 to 1994.

Henry Adetokunboh Akinwande (born 12 October 1965) is a British former professional boxer who competed from 1989 to 2008. He held the WBO heavyweight title from 1996 to 1997, as well as the Commonwealth heavyweight title in 1993, and the European heavyweight title from 1993 to 1994.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
July 4, 2008 Ondrej Pala WWWWWW Bueyuek Anadolu Hotel, Ankara LOSS
Unanimous decision
June 30, 2007 Andriy Oliynyk LWWLLL Olimpiyskiy, Moscow WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 4, 2006 Oleg Platov WWWWWW RWE Rhein-Ruhr Sporthalle, Muelheim International Boxing Federation Inter-Continental Heavyweight

LOSS
Split-decision
March 4, 2006 Cisse Salif LWWWLW EWE-Arena, Oldenburg International Boxing Federation Inter-Continental Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 10, 2005 Ed Mahone LWLLLW Leipziger Arena, Leipzig International Boxing Federation Inter-Continental Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 24, 2005 Tipton Walker LLLLDL Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
May 14, 2005 Alexander Vasiliev WLLLLW Oberfrankenhalle, Bayreuth WIN
Unanimous decision
April 10, 2004 Anton Nel LWWDWW U.J. Esuene Stadium, Calabar International Boxing Federation Inter-Continental Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 31, 2003 Timo Hoffmann WWWWWW Brandenburg Halle, Frankfurt International Boxing Federation Inter-Continental Heavyweight

WIN
Split-decision
Dec. 10, 2002 Raman Sukhaterin LWWWL Sala Sporturilor, Constanta WBN Inter-Continental Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 29, 2002 Sam Ubokane WLWLWL Wynberg Military Sport Complex, Cape Town WBN Inter-Continental Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 8, 2002 Curt Paige WWLLLL Civic Center, Kissimmee WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 17, 2001 Oliver McCall WWWWW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas LOSS
KO
June 16, 2001 Maurice Harris WWLWWL Cintas Center, Cincinnati WIN
KO
March 17, 2001 Peter McNeeley WWLLWW The Moon, Tallahassee World Boxing Council International Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 8, 2000 Kenny Craven LLWWWW The Moon, Tallahassee vacant World Boxing Council FECARBOX Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 25, 2000 Russell Chasteen WLWWWW Grand Casino, Tunica WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 22, 2000 Chris Sirengo LWLWWL Bellville Velodrome, Cape Town WIN
Technical knockout
May 15, 1999 Najee Shaheed WWLWWD Jai Alai Fronton, Miami WIN
Technical knockout
March 6, 1999 Reynaldo Minus LWWWWW UM Sports Pavilion, Minneapolis WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 13, 1997 Orlin Norris WLWWWW Amphitheater, Pompano Beach WIN
Unanimous decision
July 12, 1997 Lennox Lewis LWWWWW Caesars Tahoe, Stateline World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

LOSS
DQ
Jan. 11, 1997 Scott Welch WWWWWW Nashville Arena, Nashville World Boxing Organisation World Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 9, 1996 Alexander Zolkin WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Organisation World Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 29, 1996 Jeremy Williams WWWWWW Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio vacant World Boxing Organisation World Heavyweight

WIN
KO
March 23, 1996 Gerard Jones WLDWWW Miami Arena, Miami WIN
DQ
Jan. 27, 1996 Brian Sargent LLLLWL Veteran's Memorial Coliseum, Phoenix WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 16, 1995 Tony Tucker LWWWWL Core States Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Unanimous decision
July 22, 1995 Stanley Wright LLWWW London Arena, Millwall WIN
Technical knockout
April 8, 1995 Calvin Jones LWLLWL Caesars Palace, Las Vegas WIN
KO
July 23, 1994 Mario Schiesser WWWWWW Sportforum, Lichtenberg EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
KO
April 5, 1994 Johnny Nelson LLWWLW York Hall, Bethnal Green WIN
Points
Dec. 1, 1993 Biagio Chianese WWLDWW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 6, 1993 Frankie Swindell WLWLWL Superbowl, Sun City WIN
Unanimous decision
May 1, 1993 Axel Schulz WWWWWD Sporthalle Charlottenburg, Charlottenburg vacant EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
March 18, 1993 James Thunder LWLWWW Lewisham Theatre, Lewisham vacant Commonwealth (British Empire) Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Dec. 19, 1992 Axel Schulz WWWWWW vacant EBU European Heavyweight

DRAW
Majority decision
July 18, 1992 Steve Garber LLLLWL Free Trade Hall, Manchester WIN
Corner retirement
June 5, 1992 Kimmuel Odum LLLLL Palais des Sports, Marseille WIN
DQ
April 10, 1992 Lumbala Tshibamba LDLDLW Carquefou WIN
Unanimous decision
March 26, 1992 Michael Richards WWWLLL Ice Rink, Telford WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 28, 1992 Eddie Taylor WWLLLL Issy-les-Moulineaux WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 6, 1991 Tim Bullock WLLDLL Düsseldorf WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 9, 1991 John Fury WWDLWW G-Mex Centre, Manchester WIN
KO
June 28, 1991 Marshall Tillman WLLWWW Salle Leyrit, Nice WIN
Points
June 6, 1991 Ramon Voorn WWLLLL Broadway Theatre, Barking WIN
Points
March 6, 1991 J.B. Williamson WWWLL Wembley Arena, Wembley WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 12, 1990 Francois Yrius LLW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 10, 1990 Tracy Thomas WWLLLL Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
Points
May 9, 1990 Mike Robinson LLLWLL Grand Hall, Wembley WIN
KO
March 14, 1990 Warren Thompson LLWLLW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
Points
Jan. 10, 1990 John Fairbairn LWWWLW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 6, 1989 Paul Neilson WLWWL Wembley Arena, Wembley WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 8, 1989 Dennis Bailey WWLLLW Grand Hall, Wembley WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 4, 1989 Carlton Headley LLL Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
KO