Lou Savarese boxer

Lou Savarese boxer
bouts
53
won
46
lost
7
draw
0
Status
inactive
Division
heavyweight
Debut
1989-04-30
Height
6′ 5″/195cm
Reach
80″/203cm
Age
-
Born
1965-07-14
Death
-
Nationality
USA

Savarese won two New York Golden Gloves Championships. Savarese won the 1985 Super-Heavyweight Novice Championship and the 1986 Super-Heavyweight Open Championship. In 1985 Savarese stopped (RSC-2) Jonathan Hill of Gleason's Gym in the finals to win the Championship and in 1986 Savarese defeated Alex Stewart of the Uptown Gym in the finals to win the Championship. In 1987 Savarese advanced to the finals of the Super Heavyweight Open division. He was to have met future Heavyweight Champion Riddick Bowe but Savarese was injured and could not box. Savarese trained at the Cage Recreation Center in White Plains, New York. Savarese is originally from Greenwood Lake, New York. He now resides in Houston.Savarese, a Roberts Elementarian, began his professional boxing career on April 30, 1989, knocking out James Smith (not the former world Heavyweight champion) in four rounds at Galveston, Texas. Savarese's first win by first round knockout came on his second fight, against Terrence Roberts, on May 25, at Atlantic City.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
2007-06-30 Evander Holyfield LLLWWW Don Haskins Center, El Paso LOST
Unanimous decision
2007-04-05 Matt Hicks WWLWWW Grand Plaza Hotel, Houston WIN
KO
2007-01-18 Travis Fulton WWLLWL Grand Plaza Hotel, Houston WIN
Technical knockout
2006-03-18 Marcus Rhode LLLLWD Convention Center, Fort Smith WIN
Technical knockout
2004-05-07 Leo Nolan WWWWWW Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket LOST
Unanimous decision
2003-03-15 Kirk Johnson WWWWLW Club Life, Dallas LOST
Technical knockout
2002-09-22 Tim Witherspoon WLWWWW Table Mountain Casino, Friant WIN
Technical knockout
2001-11-02 David Bostice WWWLLW Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket WIN
Unanimous decision
2001-06-12 Tom Glesby WWWLWW Astro Pavilion, Houston WIN
Technical knockout
2001-05-02 Marcus Rhode LLLWLL Aerial Theater, Houston WIN
Technical knockout
2000-06-24 Mike Tyson WLLWW Hampden Park, Glasgow LOST
Technical knockout
1999-06-19 Michael Grant WWWWWW Madison Square Garden, New York LOST
Unanimous decision
1999-03-06 Lance Whitaker WWWWWW Convention Center, Atlantic City WIN
Split-decision
1998-06-25 James Douglas WWWWWW Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket WIN
KO
1998-04-23 Jeff Lally WLLWLD Sheraton Hotel, Houston WIN
Technical knockout
1997-11-01 David Izon WWWLLW Apollo Theater, New York LOST
KO
1997-04-26 George Foreman WWLWWW Convention Center, Atlantic City LOST
Split-decision
1996-11-01 Buster Mathis Jr. WWWLW Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio WIN
Technical knockout
1996-08-20 Tim Puller LWWWLL Madison Square Garden Theater, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1996-01-12 Lyle McDowell WWLWWW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1995-12-02 Sean Hart WLWLL Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
1995-10-06 Olian Alexander LWWWWL Taj Majal Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
1995-08-18 Edgar Turpin LLLLL Middletown WIN
KO
1995-03-05 Brian Morgan LLLLLL Civic Assembly Center, Muskogee WIN
Points
1994-11-05 Ken Merritt WWLWW Caesars Tahoe, Circus Maximus Showroom, Stateline WIN
Technical knockout
1994-09-13 Henry Wilson LL Marriott Hotel, Kansas City WIN
KO
1994-03-01 Bill Duncan LLLLL Jefferson City WIN
KO
1993-04-17 Nathaniel Fitch LWWWWL Fernwood Resort, Bushkill WIN
Unanimous decision
1992-12-23 Fred Whitaker WWLLLL Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
KO
1992-11-21 Larry Givens LLLLLL Beban Park, Nanaimo WIN
KO
1992-03-27 Elvin Evans WLWWWW Friar Tuck Inn, Catskill WIN
KO
1991-11-26 Mike Faulkner WWWWWL Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
1991-09-20 Mike Robinson LLLLLL Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Technical knockout
1991-07-23 Mark Young LLLLLL Kushers Country Club, Monticello WIN
Unanimous decision
1991-07-02 Larry Smith Ragley WIN
KO
1991-02-26 Max Key WLWLWW Birmingham WIN
KO
1991-01-11 Marshall Tillman LWWDWW Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
1990-12-04 Marcus Dorsey LLLLLL Texas Longhorn Club, Vinton WIN
KO
1990-10-25 James Ruffin LLLLWL Texas Longhorn Club, Vinton WIN
KO
1990-10-06 Travis Pickering WWWWWL Four Seasons Arena, Great Falls WIN
KO
1990-08-14 Barry Kirton WLWWW City Center, Saratoga Springs WIN
KO
1990-07-17 James Ruffin LLLLLW Cowboys Lounge, Lake Charles WIN
KO
1990-07-04 Dan Ross LLDLWL Phillips County Fairgrounds, Billings WIN
KO
1990-05-18 Andre Crowder DLLLLL Villa Roma Resort, Callicoon WIN
KO
1990-04-19 Mike Robinson WLLLWL Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie WIN
Unanimous decision
1990-03-15 Ken Elliott WLWLL Fairmont Hotel, Dallas WIN
KO
1989-12-11 Melvin Young WWL Convention Center, Pasadena WIN
KO
1989-11-24 Randy Rivers WLWLLL Broome County Arena, Binghamton WIN
Technical knockout
1989-11-10 John Basil Jackson L Villa Roma Resort, Callicoon WIN
Technical knockout
1989-10-26 Alan Jamison LLLLLL Kemper Arena, Kansas City WIN
KO
1989-10-05 Robert Horton Houston WIN
KO
1989-05-25 Terrence Roberts Resorts International, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
1989-04-30 James Smith Moody Center, Galveston WIN
KO