Tag Archives: 1970s

Number 172 – Michael Dokes

Michael Dokes Akron, Ohio, USA August 10, 1958 – August 12, 2012 6’3″ / 78″ reach / 198-290 lbs 53-6-2-0 (34) from 10/15/1976 to 10/11/1997 (21y0m) 1-4-0-1(1) against the top ten – #142 total and #134 +/- 0-2-0-0(0) against linear champions – #89 … Continue reading

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Number 177 – Alvin “Blue” Lewis

Alvin Lewis (tied for 173) Detroit, Michigan, USA 1943 6’3” / 205-225 lbs 30-6-0-0(19) from 06/21/1966 to 11/14/1973 (7y5m) 1-4-0-0(1) against the top ten – #142 total and #134 +/- 0-1-0-0(0) against linear champions – #89 total and #58 +/- 0-1-0-0(0) against hall-of-famers … Continue reading

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Number 178 – Buster Mathis

Buster Mathis (tied for 173) Sledge, Mississippi, USA June 11, 1943 – September 6, 1995 6’3” / 76″ reach / 220-300 lbs 30-4-0-0(21) from 06/28/1965 to 09/29/1972 (7y3m) 1-4-0-0(1) against the top ten – #142 total and #134 +/- 0-1-0-0(0) against linear … Continue reading

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Number 179 – Cleveland Williams

Cleveland Williams (tied for 179) Griffin, Georgia, USA June 30, 1933 – September 11, 1999 6’3” / 80” reach / 190-236lbs 78-13-1-0(58) from 12/11/1951 to 10/28/1972 (20y10m) 2-8-1-0(1) against the top ten – #105 total and #184 +/- 0-3-0-0(0) against … Continue reading

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Number 194 – Jose Luis Garcia

Jose Luis Garcia (tied for 189) Caracas, Venezuela 1950 6’4” / 159-221 lbs 30-8-1-1(19) from 6/17/1968 to 8/14/1975 (7y2m) 0-4-0-0(0) against the top ten – #193 total and #157 +/- 0-0-0-0(0) against linear champions – #89 total and #175 +/- 1-1-0-0(1) against hall-of-famers – … Continue reading

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Number 206 – Scott LeDoux

Scott LeDoux Crosby-Ironton, Minnesota, USA January 7, 1949 – August 11, 2011 6’1½” / 80” reach / 217-238lbs 33-13-4-0(22) from 2/4/1974 to 5/5/1983 (9y3m) 0-9-1-0(0) against the top ten – #193 total and #204 +/- 0-2-1-0(0) against linear champions – … Continue reading

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Number 190 – Joe Bugner

Joe Bugner (tied for 189) Szoreg, Hungary March 13, 1950 6’4” / 82” reach / 199¾-278¼ lbs 69-13-1-0(41) from 12/20/1967 to 06/13/1999 (31y6m) 1-6-0-0(0) against the top ten – #142 total and #171 +/- 0-3-0-0(0) against linear champions – #89 … Continue reading

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