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Steffen Tangstad boxer

Steffen Tangstad image
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 2″/188cm
Debut 1980-10-01
Born 1959-06-22
Nationality Norway
Residence Toensberg, Norway
bouts
28
won
24
lost
2
draw
2
bouts
28
won
24
lost
2
draw
2
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 2″/188cm
Debut 1980-10-01
Born 1959-06-22
Nationality Norway
Residence Toensberg, Norway

Tangstad fought Michael Spinks for the IBF Heavyweight title on 6 September 1986, losing as a result of a fourth round knock out.He retired with a career record of 24 wins (14 by knockout), 2 losses and 2 draws.

Tangstad fought Michael Spinks for the IBF Heavyweight title on 6 September 1986, losing as a result of a fourth round knock out.He retired with a career record of 24 wins (14 by knockout), 2 losses and 2 draws.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Sept. 6, 1986 Michael Spinks WWWWWW Las Vegas Hilton, Hilton Center, Las Vegas International Boxing Federation World Heavyweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
April 18, 1986 John Westgarth WWLWWL Randers Hallen, Randers vacant EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Split-decision
Jan. 10, 1986 Alfredo Evangelista WWWWWW Randers Hallen, Randers vacant EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Nov. 1, 1985 Reiner Hartmann WWLLLD Idraetshuset, Copenhagen WIN
KO
March 9, 1985 Anders Eklund LWLWWW K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen EBU European Heavyweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 9, 1984 Lucien Rodriguez WWLWWW K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen EBU European Heavyweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
July 14, 1984 Winston Allen LLLLLL Crest Hotel, Bloomsbury WIN
Points
Feb. 18, 1984 Joe Bugner WWWWLW Idraetshuset, Copenhagen WIN
Split-decision
Jan. 13, 1984 Ken Lakusta WWWWLL Randers Hallen, Randers WIN
Points
Dec. 1, 1983 Guido Trane WWLLWD Idraetshuset, Copenhagen WIN
Points
Oct. 24, 1983 Joe Tank Mooney LLLLLL DiVinci Manor, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 8, 1983 Bashir Wadud WWLLLL Americana Congress Hotel, Chicago WIN
Points
July 28, 1983 Larry Roberson LWLDW Americana Congress Hotel, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 16, 1982 James Douglas WWWWWW Bismarck Hotel, Chicago DRAW
Points
Sept. 7, 1982 Walter Ware WLWWL Bismarck Hotel, Chicago WIN
KO
Aug. 16, 1982 Ron Draper LLLLLL Bismarck Hotel, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
June 25, 1982 Juergen Gries LLDWLL Hanko WIN
KO
April 30, 1982 Jimmy Cross WWLLW McCormick Inn, Chicago WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 19, 1982 William Scott LW McCormick Inn, Chicago WIN
KO
Feb. 5, 1982 Man Banks LL Civic Center, Danville WIN
KO
Dec. 15, 1981 Larry Givens LLLLL McCormick Inn, Chicago WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 20, 1981 Jerry Brown McCormick Inn, Chicago WIN
KO
Oct. 21, 1981 Mike Lear L McCormick Inn, Chicago WIN
KO
June 22, 1981 Raymond White WLW Chicago WIN
Points
May 4, 1981 Mike Kachar WDL Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago WIN
KO
April 16, 1981 Stan Johnson L Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago WIN
KO
March 7, 1981 Anthony Elmore Chicago WIN
KO
Oct. 1, 1980 Benji Smith L Chateau Neuf, Oslo DRAW
Points