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Orlin Norris boxer

Orlin Norris image
Status inactive
Division cruiserweight
Height 5′ 9½″/177cm
Reach 70″/178cm
Debut 1986-06-16
Born 1965-10-04
Nationality USA
Residence San Diego, California, USA
bouts
70
won
57
lost
10
draw
1
bouts
70
won
57
lost
10
draw
1
Status inactive
Division cruiserweight
Height 5′ 9½″/177cm
Reach 70″/178cm
Debut 1986-06-16
Born 1965-10-04
Nationality USA
Residence San Diego, California, USA

As an amateur, he won the National Golden Gloves title.Norris turned pro in 1986 as a heavyweight and became a highly ranked and much avoided contender.

As an amateur, he won the National Golden Gloves title.Norris turned pro in 1986 as a heavyweight and became a highly ranked and much avoided contender.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Nov. 3, 2005 Ola Afolabi WWWDWW 4th and B, San Diego LOSS
Technical knockout
July 21, 2005 Vassiliy Jirov WWLLWW Palace Indian Gaming Center, Lemoore DRAW
Majority decision
May 28, 2005 Albert Sosnowski WWWWWW Staples Center, Los Angeles LOSS
Majority decision
Oct. 1, 2004 Ken Murphy LLLLLL Spotlight 29 Casino, Coachella WIN
Technical knockout
June 19, 2004 Mike Peak WWWWLL Home Depot Center, Carson WIN
Unanimous decision
May 13, 2004 Roberto Coelho LWLLLL Sports Arena, San Diego WIN
Unanimous decision
June 13, 2003 Troy Weida LLWLLL Chinook Winds Casino, Lincoln City WIN
Technical knockout
March 15, 2003 Harry Funmaker WWWLWW Ho-Chunk Casino, Baraboo WIN
Technical knockout
June 16, 2001 Brian Nielsen WWWWWW Brondby Hallen, Brondby International Boxing Council Heavyweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
April 24, 2001 Brian Yates LLLWLL Fairgrounds, Indianapolis WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 27, 2001 Vitali Klitschko WWWWLW Rudi Sedlmayer Halle, Munich LOSS
KO
Nov. 2, 2000 Bradley Rone LLLLLL Coeur d'Alene Casino, Worley WIN
Unanimous decision
June 16, 2000 Andrew Golota WWWWLW Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas LOSS
Unanimous decision
Oct. 23, 1999 Mike Tyson WWWLLW MGM Grand, Las Vegas
NC
June 26, 1999 Pele Reid WWWWWL London Arena, Millwall WIN
KO
Aug. 6, 1998 Nate Miller WWWWWL Grand Casino Avoyelles, Marksville IBA Super Cruiserweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
May 22, 1998 Adolpho Washington WLWWLL Glen Stock Arena, Monroe Vacant IBA Super Cruiserweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 13, 1997 Henry Akinwande WWWWWL Amphitheater, Pompano Beach LOSS
Unanimous decision
Nov. 14, 1996 Marion Wilson LWLLLW Michael's Eighth Avenue, Glen Burnie WIN
Split-decision
Oct. 12, 1996 Jeff Pegues LWWWWW Forum, Assago, Milano WIN
KO
Feb. 24, 1996 Tony Tucker WWWWLL Richmond Coliseum, Richmond WIN
Majority decision
Feb. 10, 1996 Cleveland Woods LLWLLL MGM Grand, Las Vegas WIN
Corner retirement
July 22, 1995 Nate Miller WWWLWW London Arena, Millwall World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

LOSS
KO
March 17, 1995 Adolpho Washington WWWWDW Memorial Auditorium, Worcester World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 12, 1994 James Heath WWLWWW Monumental Plaza de Toros México, Mexico City World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

WIN
KO
July 2, 1994 Arthur Williams WWWWWL Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 4, 1994 Arthur Williams WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

WIN
Split-decision
Jan. 9, 1994 Art Jimmerson WWWWWW Del Mar WIN
Corner retirement
Nov. 6, 1993 Marcelo Victor Figueroa WWWWWW Cirque d'Hiver, Paris vacant World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 19, 1993 Jack Basting WWLWLW Fair Grounds, Sedalia WIN
Corner retirement
April 23, 1993 Richard Mason WWWWWW The Pyramid, Memphis NABF Cruiserweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 6, 1993 Troy Jefferson LWWWWW Sports Arena, San Diego NABF Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 25, 1992 David Sewell WWWWWW Riviera Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
May 27, 1992 Keith McMurray LLLWLL Sports Arena, San Diego WIN
KO
March 25, 1992 Anthony Hembrick DWWWWL Sports Arena, San Diego NABF Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 13, 1991 James Pritchard WWWLWL Palais Omnisport de Paris-Bercy, Paris NABF Cruiserweight

WIN
Points
Aug. 17, 1991 Jesse Shelby LLLLLW Sports Arena, San Diego vacant NABF Cruiserweight

WIN
TD
June 3, 1991 Tony Tucker WWWWWW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas LOSS
Split-decision
April 30, 1991 Lionel Washington WLLLWL Country Club, Reseda vacant NABF Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 9, 1991 Jamie Howe LLWWLL Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 11, 1990 Tony Willis WWLWWW Country Club, Reseda WIN
Corner retirement
Nov. 17, 1990 Oliver McCall LWWWLW Lee County Civic Center, Fort Myers WIN
Split-decision
Oct. 30, 1990 Henry Hearns LLWLWW Country Club, Reseda WIN
KO
Sept. 25, 1990 Greg Gorrell LWLWLW Country Club, Reseda WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 28, 1990 Danny Wofford LLLWLW Country Club, Reseda WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 17, 1990 Bert Cooper LWLLW Northlands Coliseum, Edmonton NABF Heavyweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 21, 1989 Tony Tubbs WWLWWW Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica NABF Heavyweight


ND
Aug. 1, 1989 Dee Collier WLLWWW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
April 25, 1989 Greg Page WLWWLW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 15, 1988 Jesse Ferguson WLLLWW El Cortez Hotel, San Diego WIN
Unanimous decision
July 27, 1988 Dwain Bonds WLLDWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood NABF Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
May 27, 1988 Andrew Stokes WWLLWW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas NABF Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
March 19, 1988 Renaldo Snipes WWLWWW Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas NABF Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 23, 1988 Woody Clark LWLLLL Country Club, Reseda WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 25, 1987 Larry Alexander WWWWWW Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas NABF Heavyweight

WIN
Majority decision
Sept. 4, 1987 Billy Joe Thomas LLWWLL Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas NABF Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 13, 1987 John Barbier WLWWWL Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
May 27, 1987 Gary Lightbourne WWLLWW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
April 3, 1987 Eddie Richardson LWLLLW Caesars Palace, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas WIN
KO
March 20, 1987 Avery Rawls WWLWWD Las Vegas WIN
Points
Feb. 26, 1987 Mike Gans WWWLWL El Cortez Hotel, San Diego WIN
KO
Feb. 12, 1987 Rufus Hadley WWWWLW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 5, 1987 Roger Troupe WLDLLL Raincross Square, Riverside WIN
KO
Nov. 21, 1986 David Smith LLLLLL Country Club, Reseda WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 28, 1986 Mike Bardwell WLLLLL Country Club, Reseda WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 25, 1986 Ricky Reese WWW Marriott Hotel, Irvine WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 18, 1986 Ray Mitchell WLW El Cortez Hotel, San Diego WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 2, 1986 Olian Alexander LWWWWW Civic Auditorium, San Jose LOSS
Points
July 25, 1986 Levi Billups Jack Murphy Stadium, San Diego WIN
KO
June 16, 1986 Lionel Washington W Civic Auditorium, Bakersfield WIN
KO