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1980s

 
 

PA State Boxing
Hall of Fame


Palumbo's Restaurant
Philadelphia

March 09, 1980

   

 
           
 

Saad Muhammad
vs.
John Conteh II


Resorts International
Atlantic City, NJ

March 29, 1980

   

 
           
 

Gerry Cooney
vs.
Jimmy Young


Convention Hall
Atlantic City, NJ

May 25, 1980

   

 
           
 


Mike Rossman
vs.
Al Bolden

Marvin Johnson vs. Lee Royster

Resorts International
Atlantic City, NJ

September 09, 1980
 

   


 
           
 


Larry Holmes
vs.
Muhammad Ali

Closed Circuit Broadcast
 
Spectrum
Philadelphia
 
September 09, 1980
 

   


 
           
 


Jeff Chandler
vs.
Jorge Lujan


Franklin Plaza Hotel
Philadelphia

January 31, 1981
 

   

 

 
           
 


Jeff Chandler
vs.
Julian Solis II


Resorts International
Atlantic City, NJ

July 25, 1981
 

   

 

 
           
 

Earl Hargrove
vs.
Don Morgan


PA Hall
Philadelphia

October 16, 1981

   

 
           
 


Dwight Braxton

vs.
Saad Muhammad


Playboy Hotel & Casino
Atlantic City, NJ

December 19, 1981
 

   

 

 
           
 


Jeff Chandler

vs.
Johnny Carter

Pennsylvania Hall
Philadelphia

March 27, 1982
 

   


 
           
 

Michael Spinks
vs.
Murray Sutherland

(James Shuler vs. Ricky Sheppard)

Harrah's
Atlantic City, NJ

April 11, 1982

   

 
           
 


Peter McIntyre
vs.
Saad Muhammad


Harrah's Marina Casino
Atlantic City, NJ

April 17, 1982
 

   


 
           
 


Tim Witherspoon
vs.
Renaldo Snipes


Caesars Palace
Las Vegas, NV

June 05, 1982
 

   


 
           
 


Fred McMunn
vs.
Johnny White


Claridge Hotel & Casino
Atlantic City, NJ

June 21, 1982
 

   


 
           
 

Gaby Canizales
vs.
Diego Rosario

Resorts International
Atlantic City, NJ

June 24, 1982

   

 
           
 

Oscar Rivadeneyra
vs.
Michael Hardin


Convention Hall
Atlantic City, NJ

July 20, 1982

   

 
           
 

Dwight Braxton
vs.
Saad Muhammad II

Spectrum
Philadelphia

August 07, 1982

   

 
           
 


Steve Traitz Jr.
vs.
Bean Whisetton

Claridge Hotel & Casino
Atlantic City, NJ

September 21, 1982
 

   


 
           
 


Jeff Chandler
vs.
Miguel Iriarte

Resorts International
Atlantic City, NJ

October 27, 1982
 

   


 
           
 


Michael Spinks
vs.
Dwight Braxton

Convention Hall
Atlantic City, NJ

March 18, 1983
 

   

 
           
 

Larry Holmes
vs.
Lucien Rodriguez


Watres Armory
Scranton, PA

March 27, 1983

   

 
           
 

Larry Holmes
vs.
Tim Witherspoon


Dunes Hotel
Las Vegas, NV

May 20, 1983

   

 
           
 


Larry Holmes
vs.
Tim Witherspoon

Closed Circuit Broadcast

Spectrum
Philadelphia

May 20, 1983
 

   


 
           
 


Mustafa Hamsho
vs.
Wilfred Benitez

(Tim Witherspoon vs. Jumbo Cummings)


Dunes Hotel
Las Vegas, NV

July 16, 1983
  

   



 
           
 

Jimmie Sykes
vs.
Steve Traitz Jr.

(Pryor-Arguello II Closed Circuit)


Spectrum
Philadelphia

September 09, 1983

   

 
           
 

Marvin Hagler
vs.
Roberto Duran

(Juan Roldan vs. Frank Fletcher)


Caesars Palace
Las Vegas, NV

November 10, 1983

   

 
           
 


Frank Montgomery
vs.
Garland Wright

(Hagler-Duran Closed Circuit)


Spectrum
Philadelphia

November 10, 1983
 

   


 
           
 


John Mugabi
vs.
Curtis Parker

The Sun Dome
Tampa, FL

November 12, 1983
 

   


 
           
 

Larry Holmes
vs.
Marvis Frazier


Caesars Palace
Las Vegas, NV

November 25, 1983

   

 
           
 

Steve Traitz
vs.
Fred Brown

Playboy Hotel & Casino
Atlantic City, NJ

December 02, 1983

   

 
           
 

Ray Leonard
vs.
Kevin Howard

The Centrum
Worcester, MA

May 11, 1984

   

 
           
 


Mike Rossman

vs.
James MacDonald
 
(Cancelled)

Sands Casino Hotel
Atlantic City, NJ

May 21, 1984
 

   

 

 

 
           
 

Amateur Show

Harrowgate Boxing Club
Philadelphia

May 24, 1984

   


 
           
 


Pinklon Thomas

vs.
Tim Witherspoon

Riviera Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV

August 31, 1984
 

   

 

 
           
 

Broderick Mason
vs.
Garland Hall


Champs Camp
Philadelphia

October 26, 1984

   

 
           
 


Charlie Brown
vs.
Jorge Nina

Golden Eagle Caterers
Philadelphia

February 07, 1985
 

   

 

 
           
 

Larry Holmes
vs.
David Bey

Riviera Hotel
Las Vegas, NV

March 15, 1985

   

 
           
 


Marvin Johnson

vs.
Eddie Davis

Sands Casino Hotel
Atlantic City, NJ

March 15, 1985
 

   

 

 
           
 


Robert Hines

vs.
Kevin Howard

Sands Casino Hotel
Atlantic City, NJ

April 07, 1985
 

   

 

 
           
 

Wilfredo Gomez
vs.
Rocky Lockridge

Coliseo Roberto Clemente
San Juan, PR

May 19, 1985

   

 
           
 


Joe Frazier

vs.
Bob Cleroux

Exhibition

Ville St-Leonard
Montreal, Canada

June 23, 1985
 

   


 
           
 

Marvin Hagler
vs.
John Mugabi

(Thomas Hearns vs. James Shuler)

Caesars Palace
Las Vegas, NV

March 10, 1986

   

 
           
 

Hagler-Mugabi

Closed Circuit Broadcast

Spectrum
Philadelphia

March 10, 1986

   

 
           
 

Tim Witherspoon
vs.
Frank Bruno


Wembley Stadium
London, England

July 19, 1986

   

 
           
 

Bert Cooper
vs.
Tyrone Booze

Caesars Tahoe
Stateline, NV

August 26, 1986

   

 
           
 


Bonecrusher Smith
vs.
Tim Witherspoon

(Tyrell Biggs vs. Renaldo Snipes)

Madison Square Garden
New York, NY

December 12, 1986
 

   



 
           
 


Tony Thornton
vs.
Darryl Spain


PA Hall
Philadelphia

June 01, 1987
 

   

 

 
           
 

Meldrick Taylor
vs.
Irleis Perez

Harrah's Marina Casino
Atlantic City, NJ

July 11, 1987

   

 
           
 

Brian McGinley
vs.
Kim Berlt


National Guard Armory
Philadelphia

August 27, 1987

   

 
           
 

Mike Tyson
vs.
Tyrell Biggs


Convention Center
Atlantic City, NJ

October 16, 1987

   

 
           
 


Mike Tyson
vs.
Tyrell Biggs


Convention Center
Atlantic City, NJ

October 16, 1987
 

   


 
           
 

Ali Saad Muhammad
vs.
Darryl Martin

Blue Horizon
Philadelphia

December 08, 1987
 

   

 
           
 

Peltz Boxing
6th Annual
Christmas Party


Taylor's Country Store
Philadelphia

December 17, 1987
 

   

 
           
 

Rodney Moore
vs.
Anthony Andrews


Blue Horizon
Philadelphia

February 09, 1988
 

   

 
           
 

George Foreman
vs.
Dwight Qawi


Caesars Palace
Las Vegas, NV

March 19, 1988

   

 
           
 


Ireland vs. USA

Amateur
Boxing Show


Civic Center
Philadelphia

April 29, 1988
 

   

 

 
           
 

Jorge Maysonet
vs.
Milton Leaks

Blue Horizon
Philadelphia

June 16, 1988

   

 
           
 

Robert Hines
vs.
Matthew Hilton

Las Vegas Hilton
Las Vegas, NV

November 04, 1988

   

 
           
 

Dwight Qawi
vs.
Oilan Alexander


Civic Center
Philadelphia

November 23, 1988

   

 
           
 

Peltz Boxing
7th Annual
Christmas Party


Quality Inn
Philadelphia

December 20, 1988
 

   

 
           
 

Tony Martin
vs.
Clarence Coleman

Resorts International
Atlantic City, NJ

January 31, 1989

   

 
           
 


Nate Miller

vs.
Bert Cooper


Civic Center
Philadelphia

February 15, 1989
 

   


 
           
 


Tracy Spain
vs.
Miguel Santana


Civic Center
Philadelphia

April 11, 1989
 

   


 
           
 

Meldrick Taylor
vs.
Courtney Hooper


Caesars Atlantic City
Atlantic City, NJ

September 11, 1989

   

 
           
 

Gary Mason
vs.
Tyrell Biggs


Royal Albert Hall
London, England

October 04, 1989

   

 
           
 


Meldrick Taylor
vs.
Jaime Balboa


Pennsylvania Hall
Philadelphia

November 20, 1989
 

   


 
           

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