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Monte Barrett boxer

Monte Barrett image
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 3″/191cm
Reach 78″/198cm
Debut 1996-08-16
Born 1971-05-26
Nationality USA
Residence Queens, New York, USA
bouts
48
won
35
lost
11
draw
2
bouts
48
won
35
lost
11
draw
2
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 3″/191cm
Reach 78″/198cm
Debut 1996-08-16
Born 1971-05-26
Nationality USA
Residence Queens, New York, USA

Monte Barrett (born May 26, 1971) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1996 to 2014. He challenged once for the WBA heavyweight title in 2006, and fought many top heavyweight champions and contenders during his career.As a professional, Barrett had 21 consecutive wins before losing against Lance Whitaker on August 28, 1998. He won a heavyweight title (albeit a regional one) later. Barrett fought Phil Jackson for the vacant WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight title on April 3, 1999. On July 15, 2000, Barrett rose 5 times against future International Boxing Federation heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, but ultimately was knocked out after 3 knockdowns in the 7th round.citation needed He also fought contender Joe Mesi in a fight that saw both fighters go down but one in which, ultimately, Mesi prevailed by ten round majority decision. Barrett defeated prospects Dominick Guinn and Owen Beck, the latter in an elimination bout for a shot at either the IBF title (then held by Chris Byrd) or the WBC title (then held by Vitali Klitschko). After Klitschko injured his back, Barrett fought Hasim Rahman for the WBC interim title and lost by unanimous decision after 12 rounds.

Monte Barrett (born May 26, 1971) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1996 to 2014. He challenged once for the WBA heavyweight title in 2006, and fought many top heavyweight champions and contenders during his career.As a professional, Barrett had 21 consecutive wins before losing against Lance Whitaker on August 28, 1998. He won a heavyweight title (albeit a regional one) later. Barrett fought Phil Jackson for the vacant WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight title on April 3, 1999. On July 15, 2000, Barrett rose 5 times against future International Boxing Federation heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, but ultimately was knocked out after 3 knockdowns in the 7th round.citation needed He also fought contender Joe Mesi in a fight that saw both fighters go down but one in which, ultimately, Mesi prevailed by ten round majority decision. Barrett defeated prospects Dominick Guinn and Owen Beck, the latter in an elimination bout for a shot at either the IBF title (then held by Chris Byrd) or the WBC title (then held by Vitali Klitschko). After Klitschko injured his back, Barrett fought Hasim Rahman for the WBC interim title and lost by unanimous decision after 12 rounds.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
April 3, 2014 Luis Ortiz WWWWW Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio LOSS
KO
July 5, 2012 Shane Cameron LWWWWW Sky City Convention Centre, Auckland LOSS
KO
Aug. 13, 2011 David Tua WWWWDW Telstra Clear Events Centre, Manukau City WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 22, 2011 Charles Davis WWLLLL The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs DRAW
Majority decision
July 17, 2010 David Tua WWWWWW Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City World Boxing Organisation Asia Pacific Heavyweight

World Boxing Organisation Oriental Heavyweight

DRAW
Majority decision
Dec. 12, 2009 Alexander Ustinov WWWWWW PostFinance Arena, Berne LOSS
Unanimous decision
Oct. 10, 2009 Odlanier Solis WWWWWW Madison Square Garden, New York World Boxing Council International Heavyweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 15, 2008 David Haye WWWWWW O2 Arena, Greenwich LOSS
Technical knockout
June 28, 2008 Tye Fields WWWWWW Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas WIN
KO
Feb. 2, 2008 Damon Reed WLWWWL 944 Super Village at Stetson Canal, Scottsdale WIN
KO
Dec. 6, 2007 Cliff Couser WLLWL Paradise Theater, Bronx WIN
Technical knockout
July 7, 2007 Cliff Couser LLWLL Harbour Yard Arena, Bridgeport LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 7, 2006 Nikolay Valuev WWWWWW Allstate Arena, Rosemont LOSS
Technical knockout
Aug. 13, 2005 Hasim Rahman LWWWWW United Center, Chicago interim World Boxing Council World Heavyweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Feb. 5, 2005 Owen Beck WWWWWW Savvis Center, Saint Louis WIN
Technical knockout
March 27, 2004 Dominick Guinn WWWWWW Alltel Arena, Little Rock WIN
Split-decision
Dec. 6, 2003 Joe Mesi WWWWWW Madison Square Garden, New York LOSS
Majority decision
Oct. 3, 2003 Eric Kirkland WLWWWW Sandia Casino, Albuquerque WIN
Technical knockout
April 4, 2003 Robert Wiggins WLWWWL Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville WIN
Split-decision
March 8, 2003 Terry Porter DLLLLL Marconi Automative Museum, Tustin WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 28, 2001 Robert Davis WLWWLW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
June 8, 2001 Tim Witherspoon WDWWWW Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona WIN
Split-decision
Jan. 27, 2001 Mario Cawley LLLLWL Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
July 15, 2000 Wladimir Klitschko WWWWWW London Arena, Millwall LOSS
Technical knockout
Feb. 24, 2000 James Thunder LWLLWW Hammerstein Ballroom, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 27, 2000 Derrick Banks WWWWLW Hammerstein Ballroom, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 28, 1999 Lance Whitaker WWWWWL Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Council Continental Americas Heavyweight

LOSS
Split-decision
July 25, 1999 Tim Ray LWWWL Harrah's Casino, Kansas City WIN
KO
April 3, 1999 Phil Jackson LLWWWW New Frontier Hotel, Las Vegas vacant World Boxing Council Continental Americas Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 23, 1998 Greg Page WWWDWW Trump Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 11, 1998 Bryant Smith LLWLLL Yonkers Raceway, Yonkers WIN
Unanimous decision
June 19, 1998 Derek Amos WLWWLL Trump Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
May 9, 1998 Louis Monaco WLLLLL Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
March 27, 1998 Jeff Pegues WWWLWW Trump Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 16, 1998 Guy Sonnenberg WLLLWL Trump Casino Hotel, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 21, 1997 Santiago De Paula LLLWWL Yonkers Raceway, Yonkers WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 1, 1997 Val Smith LLWWLW Apollo Theater, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 2, 1997 Billy Lewis LLLLLL Virginia Beach WIN
KO
July 13, 1997 Kevin Brister LWLD Yonkers Raceway, Yonkers WIN
Technical knockout
May 17, 1997 Juan Quintana LLLLLL Dover WIN
Points
May 1, 1997 Lee Alhassan W Convention Center, Asbury Park WIN
Points
March 14, 1997 Ron McCarthy LLLLLL Pepsi Arena, Albany WIN
Points
Jan. 31, 1997 Russell Perry WLLWL Yonkers Raceway, Yonkers WIN
KO
Jan. 21, 1997 Frank Grazier W Grand Casino, Biloxi WIN
KO
Nov. 8, 1996 Mitchell Rose LWLLLW Yonkers Raceway, Yonkers WIN
Points
Oct. 15, 1996 Andre Horne L Caesars Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 18, 1996 Scott Marcantonio Music Fair, Westbury WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 16, 1996 Jamal Edwards Yonkers Raceway, Yonkers WIN
Technical knockout