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Vernon FORREST

"The Viper"

Super-Welterweight

Male

USA, Atlanta, Georgia
Born: February 12, 1971, Augusta, Georgia
Died: July 25, 2009, Atlanta, Georgia
(was shot to death during a robbery)
Height: 6ft, mt 1,83

as an amateur:



1991 Sydney World Sr. Champs Super-Lightweight silver medal
Wpt Michele Piccirillo (Ita), Wpt Nara Cjantrapon (Tha)
Wdsq1 Candelario Duvergel (Cuba), Final: Lpt Konstantin Tszyu (USSR)
1992 Tampa World Champs Challenge super-lightweight
Wpt Candelario Duvergel (Cuba) 17-14
1992 U.S. Olympic Trials super-lightweight gold medal
Wpt Robert Frazier 4-1, Wpt Shane Mosley 25-14
Wpt Stevie Johnston 39-31
1992 U.S. Olympic Box-Offs: Wpt Stevie Johnston 32-19
1992 Barcelona Olympic Games Super-Lightweight
Lpt Peter Richardson (GB)

amateur record: 199-17 (225-15 according to Boxing Digest)

Amateur Results

 
1991
DateOpponentPlaceResult
Sydney, Australia, World Championships silver medal, 63,500 kg
+ Nov. 16 Michele Piccirillo (ITA)Sydney, Australia WPTS 33:15
+ Nov. 17Nara Ciantrapon Sydney, Australia WPTS 22:6
+ Nov. 19 Peter Richardson Sydney, Australia WPTS 33:18
+ Nov. 21 Candelario Duvergel (CUB)Sydney, Australia WDQ 1
- Nov. 23 Konstantin Tszyu (AUS)Sydney, Australia LPTS 32:9
 
1992
DateOpponentPlaceResult
Tampa, Florida, AIBA Challenge, 63,500 Kg
+ Mar. 14 Candelario Duvergel (CUB)Tampa, Florida WPTS 17:14

 

Professional record

 
1992
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Nov. 25Charles Hawkins Las Vegas, NevadaTKO 1
 
1993
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Jan. 30Ray Garcia Las Vegas, NevadaTKO 1
+ June 7Augustin Renteria Las Vegas, NevadaKO 2
+ July 17Theodore Corradine Las Vegas, NevadaKO 3
+ Oct. 20Eldon Sneeze Bay St Louis, MississippiTKO 1
+ Dec. 18Lamont Johnson Lake Tahoe, NevadaTKO 1
 
1994
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Feb. 5Elvesto Mills Las Vegas, NevadaW 6
+ Nov. 5Randy Archuleta Stateline, NevadaKO 1
 
1995
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Jan. 25 Carlos Cartagena Atlantic City, New JerseyW 6
+ Mar. 4 Genaro Andujar Atlantic City, New JerseyKO 1
+ Apr. 18 Dezi Ford Las Vegas, NevadaTKO 4
+ July 15Julian Romero Stateline, NevadaTKO 2
+ Sept. 12Roberto Chala Biloxi, MississippiTKO 3
+ Nov. 3Jesus Mayorga Las Vegas, NevadaKO 1
+ Nov. 28 Marlon Thomas Augusta, GeorgiaW 12
(Won vacant IBC Super-Lightweight Title)
 
1996
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Feb. 22Tony Silot Hammond, IndianaKO 1
+ Apr. 9 Isaac Cruz Indio, CaliforniaTKO 8
+ May 10Chris Slaughter New York City, New YorkTKO 1
 
1997
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Jan. 24Mike Rios Atlantic City, New JerseyTKO 1
+ Apr. 5Francisco de Assís Atlantic City, New JerseyTKO 1
+ May 5 Pedro Saiz Atlantic City, New JerseycTKO 6
+ Aug. 19 Jaime Lerma Austin, TexasW 10
+ Nov. 7 Ray Oliveira Las Vegas, NevadaW 12
(Won vacant WBC Cont.Americas Super-Lightweight Title)
 
1998
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Mar. 28 Gilberto Flores Atlantic City, New JerseyTKO 2
+ Aug. 18 Adrian Stone Tunica, MississippiTKO 11
(Won vacant NABF Welterweight Title)
+ Dec. 12 Ed Griffin Atlantic City, New JerseyTKO 2
 
1999
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Feb. 20 Mark Fernandez New York City, New YorkKO 2
+ Apr. 16Stephen Martinez Tunica, MississippiTKO 1
(Retained NABF Welterweight Title)
+ June 19Ed Goins New York City, New YorkKO 4
+ Aug. 27 Santiago Samaniego Augusta, GeorgiaTKO 7
 
2000
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Jan. 22 Vincent Phillips Las Vegas, NevadaW 12
(Retained NABF Welterweight Title)
* Aug. 26 Raul Frank Las Vegas, NevadaNC 3
(For vacant IBF Welterweight Title)
 
2001
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ May 12 Raul Frank New York City, New YorkW 12
(Won vacant IBF Welterweight Title)
+ Aug. 24 Edgar Ruiz Chester, West VirginiaTKO 4
 
2002
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Jan. 26 Shane Mosley New York City, New YorkW 12
(Won WBC Welterweight Title)
+ July 20 Shane Mosley Indianapolis, IndianaW 12
(Retained WBC Welterweight Title)
 
2003
DateOpponentPlaceResult
- Jan. 25 Ricardo Mayorga Temecula, CaliforniaKO by 3
(Lost WBC & For WBA Welterweight Titles)
- July 12 Ricardo Mayorga Las Vegas, NevadaL 12
 
 
2004
Inactive
 
2005
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ July 16Sergio Rios Las Vegas, NevadaTKO 2
+ Oct. 21Elco García Temecula, CaliforniaTKO 10
 
2006
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ Aug. 5 Ike Quartey New York City, New YorkW 10
 
2007
DateOpponentPlaceResult
+ July 28 Carlos Baldomir Tacoma, WshingtonW 12
(Won vacant WBC Super-Welterweight Title)
+ Dec. 1 Michele Piccirillo Mashantucket, ConnecticutTKO 11
(Retained WBC Super-Welterweight Title)
 
2008
DateOpponentPlaceResult
- June 7 Sergio Mora Uncasville, ConnecticutL 12
(Lost WBC Super-Welterweight Title)
+ Sept. 13 Sergio Mora Las Vegas, NevadaW 12
(Regained WBC Super-Welterweight Title)

 

Summary

Total bouts: 45, Won: 41 (29 inside the limit), Lost: 3 (1 inside the limit), Draw: 0, NC: 1, ND: 0