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Mauro Galvano boxer

Mauro Galvano image
Status inactive
Division super middleweight
Height 5′ 11½″/182cm
Debut 1986-02-26
Born 1964-03-30
Nationality Italy
Residence Fiumicino, Lazio, Italy
bouts
40
won
30
lost
8
draw
2
bouts
40
won
30
lost
8
draw
2
Status inactive
Division super middleweight
Height 5′ 11½″/182cm
Debut 1986-02-26
Born 1964-03-30
Nationality Italy
Residence Fiumicino, Lazio, Italy

As an amateur, Galvano was the 1984 Italian Middleweight Champion and the 1985 Italian Light-Heavyweight Champion.Galvano turned pro in 1986 and won the Vacant WBC Super Middleweight Title with a decision win over Dario Walter Matteoni in 1990. He defended the belt twice before losing it to Nigel Benn via TKO in 1992. In the rematch with Benn in 1993, Galvano again came up short in a decision loss. He retired in 1997.

As an amateur, Galvano was the 1984 Italian Middleweight Champion and the 1985 Italian Light-Heavyweight Champion.Galvano turned pro in 1986 and won the Vacant WBC Super Middleweight Title with a decision win over Dario Walter Matteoni in 1990. He defended the belt twice before losing it to Nigel Benn via TKO in 1992. In the rematch with Benn in 1993, Galvano again came up short in a decision loss. He retired in 1997.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
March 15, 1997 Andrey Shkalikov WWWWWW Mazara del Vallo vacant EBU European Super Middleweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Sept. 12, 1996 Charles Scott LLLWLL Palazzo Dello Sport, Civitavecchia vacant EBU European Super Middleweight

WIN
Points
July 5, 1996 Frederic Seillier WDLWWW Espace 3000, Hyeres vacant EBU European Super Middleweight

LOSS
Points
March 9, 1996 Jose Cataneo LWWWL PalaLido, Milan vacant EBU European Super Middleweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 1, 1996 Istvan Beszedes WLL Fiumicino vacant EBU European Super Middleweight

WIN
Points
July 8, 1995 Henry Wharton WWLWWL Barbican Centre, York vacant EBU European Super Middleweight

LOSS
KO
April 7, 1995 Joe Harris LLLLLL Roma vacant EBU European Super Middleweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 26, 1994 Vladimir Evstratov L Roma vacant World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Super Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 24, 1994 Yuri Klestov San Benedetto del Tronto WIN
Corner retirement
March 17, 1994 Frederic Seillier WWWWWL Espace Piscine, Antibes LOSS
Points
Nov. 26, 1993 Vincenzo Nardiello WWWLWW Marino vacant EBU European Super Middleweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Aug. 21, 1993 David McCluskey LLLLWW Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo WIN
Technical knockout
June 12, 1993 Kevin Whaley-El LLLLLL Fiumicino WIN
DQ
March 6, 1993 Nigel Benn WWWWWW Scottish Exhibition Centre, Glasgow World Boxing Council World Super Middleweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Dec. 26, 1992 Melvin Wynn LLLWLL Gaggiano World Boxing Council World Super Middleweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 3, 1992 Nigel Benn WWWWWW Palaghiaccio de Marino, Marino World Boxing Council World Super Middleweight

LOSS
Corner retirement
Aug. 12, 1992 Eduardo Andres Peralta LDWL Marina di Grosseto World Boxing Council World Super Middleweight

WIN
Points
April 25, 1992 Eladio Centurion LLLLLW Grosseto World Boxing Council World Super Middleweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 6, 1992 Juan Carlos Gimenez DWWWWW Palaghiaccio de Marino, Marino WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 23, 1991 Ramon Florencio Ramos WLLWWL Castiglione della Pescaia WIN
Points
July 27, 1991 Ron Essett LWWWWW Palazzo Dello Sport, Capo d'Orlando World Boxing Council World Super Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 15, 1990 Dario Walter Matteoni WWWWWW Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo vacant World Boxing Council World Super Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
March 31, 1990 Mark Kaylor WWWWLD Capo d'Orlando EBU European Super Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 20, 1989 Jean-Paul Roux DWWWLW Palermo EBU European Super Middleweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 25, 1989 Klayima Awouitoh LLLWLL Ferrara EBU European Super Middleweight

WIN
Points
Aug. 13, 1989 Pascal Germijns LWLWL San Mango EBU European Super Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 9, 1989 Mwehu Beya LWWWLD Pomezia Italy Light Heavyweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Jan. 25, 1989 Kevin Roper LDLLLW PalaCaselle, Arezzo Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Nov. 19, 1988 Mwehu Beya DLWWWL Gragnano Italy Light Heavyweight

DRAW
Points
Sept. 14, 1988 Julio Abel Gonzalez WWWLLW Scheggia Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
July 30, 1988 Mustafa Moussa Livorno Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
May 20, 1988 Moba Salay WLLLLL San Mango Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
March 26, 1988 Ndomingiedi Lusikina WLLWLL Crotone Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 31, 1987 Michel Moukory LLWWLL Azzano Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 25, 1987 Ndomingiedi Lusikina LLWLWL Ostia Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 24, 1986 Biagio Vallefuoco WWWLW Carrara Italy Light Heavyweight

DRAW
Points
Oct. 4, 1986 Klayima Awouitoh LLWLWW PalaRuffini, Torino Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
May 8, 1986 Ndomingiedi Lusikina Salerno Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
April 19, 1986 Joseph Kassongo WDDWWL San Remo Casino, San Remo Italy Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 26, 1986 Gabriele Lazzari LLLLLL Cosenza WIN
Technical knockout