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Mihai Leu boxer

Mihai Leu image
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 7½″/172cm
Debut 1991-09-16
Born 1969-02-13
Nationality Romania
Residence Hunedoara, Romania
bouts
28
won
28
lost
0
draw
0
bouts
28
won
28
lost
0
draw
0
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 7½″/172cm
Debut 1991-09-16
Born 1969-02-13
Nationality Romania
Residence Hunedoara, Romania

Leu retired after one title defense, against Michael Carruth, becoming the second European boxer to retire as an undefeated world champion, after Terry Marsh. Due to an injury, he was forced to abandon boxing but unwilling to give up the world of sports, he turned to be a rally driver. He later became a national rally champion.He started boxing in 1977 at the Hunedoara Constructorul club. In 1981 he moved to the Hunedoara Metalul from where in 1982 he moved on to Dinamo Bucharest. During his time with Dinamo, he won the national championship four consecutive years: 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986. In 1986, he moved to Steaua Bucharest and also became part of the national team.

Leu retired after one title defense, against Michael Carruth, becoming the second European boxer to retire as an undefeated world champion, after Terry Marsh. Due to an injury, he was forced to abandon boxing but unwilling to give up the world of sports, he turned to be a rally driver. He later became a national rally champion.He started boxing in 1977 at the Hunedoara Constructorul club. In 1981 he moved to the Hunedoara Metalul from where in 1982 he moved on to Dinamo Bucharest. During his time with Dinamo, he won the national championship four consecutive years: 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986. In 1986, he moved to Steaua Bucharest and also became part of the national team.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Sept. 20, 1997 Michael Carruth WWWWWW Tivoli Eissporthalle, Aachen World Boxing Organisation World Welterweight

WIN
Majority decision
Feb. 22, 1997 Santiago Samaniego WWLWWW Sporthalle, Wandsbek vacant World Boxing Organisation World Welterweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 16, 1996 Eric Jakubowski WWWLLW Sporthalle, Wandsbek vacant World Boxing Organisation World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 19, 1996 Jorge Ramirez LDLLLL Zoo-Gesellschaftshaus, Frankfurt vacant World Boxing Organisation World Welterweight

WIN
Points
June 8, 1996 Dwayne Swift LLLLLL Deutz Sporthalle, Cologne vacant World Boxing Organisation World Welterweight

WIN
KO
May 4, 1996 Freddy Demeulenaere WWLWDL Sport und Erholungszentrum, Friedrichshain vacant World Boxing Organisation World Welterweight

WIN
Points
April 13, 1996 Jose Brand LLL Sporthalle, Wandsbek vacant World Boxing Organisation World Welterweight

WIN
Points
June 10, 1995 Miguel Angel Pena WLWWLL Europahalle, Karlsruhe vacant World Boxing Organisation World Welterweight

WIN
Points
April 1, 1995 Craig Houk LWLLWL Saaltheater Geulen, Aachen vacant World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 28, 1995 Bobby Butters LLWLLD Sporthalle, Schoeneberg vacant World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Welterweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 17, 1994 Harold Bennett LWWLWL Sporthalle, Alsterdorf vacant World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Welterweight

WIN
Points
Dec. 3, 1994 Stefan Schramm LDWLLW Atelier Bruno Bruni vacant German International (BDB) Welterweight

WIN
Points
Nov. 13, 1994 Benjamin Felix LLLLL Universum Gym, Wandsbek WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 22, 1994 Lloyd Ratalsky LLLLLL Hansehalle, Luebeck WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 3, 1994 Attila Veres DDDLWL Domplatz, Wiener Neustadt WIN
Points
April 10, 1994 Gejza Stipak LLLLLD Universum Gym, Wandsbek WIN
Technical knockout
March 19, 1994 Pave Turic L Lugner City, Vienna WIN
KO
Feb. 19, 1994 Antonio Daga LWLWWL Sporthalle, Wandsbek WIN
Points
Feb. 5, 1994 Hector Omar Luque LLLLLW Deutschlandhalle, Charlottenburg WIN
Points
Oct. 15, 1993 Nestor Jesus Gil WLLLLW Sporthalle, Schoeneberg WIN
Points
Oct. 2, 1993 Marino Monteyne LLLLLL Barbarossa Halle, Kaiserslautern WIN
Points
Sept. 11, 1993 Farid Bennecer LLLL Tivoli Eissporthalle, Aachen WIN
Technical knockout
June 26, 1993 Miroslav Strbak LLLLLL Sporthalle, Alsterdorf WIN
KO
May 22, 1993 Oscar Washington LLDLLL Tivoli Eissporthalle, Aachen WIN
Points
April 3, 1993 Miroslav Strbak LLLLL Sporthalle, Wandsbek WIN
Points
Feb. 13, 1993 Wayne Green LLLLL Sporthalle, Alsterdorf WIN
Points
Dec. 13, 1991 Jan Mazgut LLLWLL Minden WIN
KO
Sept. 16, 1991 Gejza Stipak LLLL Legien Center, Mitte WIN
Points