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Rick Thornberry boxer

Rick Thornberry image
Status inactive
Division super middleweight
Height 6′ 0″/183cm
Debut 1985-12-14
Born 1968-02-17
Nationality Australia
Residence Gatton, Queensland, Australia
bouts
32
won
27
lost
5
draw
0
bouts
32
won
27
lost
5
draw
0
Status inactive
Division super middleweight
Height 6′ 0″/183cm
Debut 1985-12-14
Born 1968-02-17
Nationality Australia
Residence Gatton, Queensland, Australia

Thornberry made his debut in 1985 fighting just three times between 1985 and 1986. After seven years away from professional boxing Thornberry returned to the ring in 1993, initially suffering a defeat to Cruiserweight Colin Wilson but avenged it a few fights later.After a string of victories, including a victory over Marc Bargero for the Australian Super Middleweight Title, Thornberry fought Rod Carr for the minor IBO World Super Middleweight Title in Crown Casino, Melbourne. Thornberry won via an 8th-round technical knockout.

Thornberry made his debut in 1985 fighting just three times between 1985 and 1986. After seven years away from professional boxing Thornberry returned to the ring in 1993, initially suffering a defeat to Cruiserweight Colin Wilson but avenged it a few fights later.After a string of victories, including a victory over Marc Bargero for the Australian Super Middleweight Title, Thornberry fought Rod Carr for the minor IBO World Super Middleweight Title in Crown Casino, Melbourne. Thornberry won via an 8th-round technical knockout.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Nov. 2, 2002 Anthony Mundine LWWWWW Sports Complex, Carrara, Gold Coast PABA Super Middleweight

World Boxing Association Fedelatin Super Middleweight

World Boxing Association Pan African Super Middleweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Aug. 16, 2002 Ramon Arturo Britez WWWLLW Ipswich Basketball Stadium, Ipswich World Boxing Association Fedelatin Super Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
May 3, 2002 Christopher Buthelezi WWWWDL Toowoomba World Boxing Association Fedelatin Super Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
March 16, 2002 Sven Ottke WWWWWW Bordelandhalle, Magdeburg International Boxing Federation World Super Middleweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Dec. 14, 2001 Norm Graham LLWWWW Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton Australian National Boxing Federation Australasian Super Middleweight

Australasian Super Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 24, 2001 Jason Rarere WLDLWW Greek Club, Brisbane Australian National Boxing Federation Australasian Super Middleweight

Australasian Super Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 5, 1999 Joe Calzaghe WWWWWW International Arena, Cardiff World Boxing Organisation World Super Middleweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Feb. 26, 1999 Davey Moore LWLLLL Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton World Boxing Organisation World Super Middleweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 3, 1998 Tommy West LLLLLL Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton World Boxing Organisation World Super Middleweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 6, 1998 Lionel Okulu W The Arena, Fortitude Valley World Boxing Organisation Asia Pacific Super Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 4, 1998 Joseph Polu LLLLLL The Arena, Fortitude Valley WIN
TD
Feb. 6, 1998 Brian Murphy LL Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 3, 1997 Neil Munn WWWLLL Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton WIN
Points
Aug. 6, 1997 Ambrose Mlilo WWWWLL Broncos Leagues Club, Red Hill World Boxing Organisation Asia Pacific Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
April 4, 1997 Frank Atu WWWWWL Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 14, 1997 Frank Faalenuu LLLLLL Showgrounds, Ipswich WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 14, 1996 Joseph Polu WWLWLL Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton WIN
Points
Oct. 23, 1996 Henry Wharton WLWWWW North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax Commonwealth (British Empire) Super Middleweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
July 19, 1996 Frank Faalenuu LLLLLL Shire Hall, Gatton vacant Australian National Boxing Federation Australasian Super Middleweight

Vacant Australasian Super Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
June 22, 1996 Tony Keller WWLWWW Shire Hall, Gatton WIN
Technical knockout
April 12, 1996 Atama Raqili WWWDLW Rooty Hill RSL Club, Sydney WIN
Points
April 21, 1995 Rod Carr LLLDWW Crown Casino, Melbourne International Boxing Organization World Super Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 17, 1994 Marc Bargero WWWWLW Gatton vacant Australian Super Middleweight

WIN
Points
Aug. 26, 1994 Dave Ramsden DDWLLW Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton vacant Australian Super Middleweight

WIN
KO
April 8, 1994 Vave Lilomaiava LWLL Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton vacant World Boxing Federation Intercontinental Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 22, 1993 Colin Weetra DLWLLW Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton Australian Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
May 29, 1993 Colin Wilson WW Kingston Indoor Cricket Centre, Logan City Australian Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
May 16, 1993 David Hooper Caloundra Australian Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Jan. 16, 1993 Colin Wilson W Kingston Indoor Cricket Centre, Logan City Australian Light Heavyweight

LOSS
KO
March 17, 1986 Ashley Byrnes W Festival Hall, Brisbane Australian Light Heavyweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 17, 1986 Gary Tomlinson WWWWLW Festival Hall, Brisbane Australian Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Dec. 14, 1985 Wayne Pearson L Gatton Shire Hall, Gatton Australian Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points