Kendrick Releford

Kendrick Releford (born February 3, 1982, in Fort Worth, Texas) is a professional heavyweight boxer.[1] Nicknamed "The Apostle", Releford is the former IBF Atlantic Coast and WBO Latino heavyweight champion.[2]

Kendrick Releford
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Statistics
Real nameKendrick Releford
Nickname(s)The Apostle
Weight(s)Heavyweight
Height6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Reach77 in (195 cm)
NationalityAmerican
Born (1982-02-03) February 3, 1982 (age 38)
Fort Worth, Texas
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights39
Wins22
Wins by KO18
Losses15
Draws2
No contests0

Amateur careerEdit

Releford won the Texas Golden Gloves and many other titles during his amateur career.[3]

Professional careerEdit

On October 28, 2004, Kendrick upset title contender Elieser Castillo to win the WBO Latino heavyweight championship. This bout was the main event of an HBO boxing card.[4]

Cristobal vs. RelefordEdit

Releford lost to Mexican-American Chris Arreola on Goosen-Tutor's Blame It On Reno! fight card in Reno, Nevada. The bout was televised on ESPN as the main event.[5]

Professional boxing recordEdit

22 wins (10 knockouts, 12 decisions), 15 losses (3 knockouts, 12 decisions), 2 draws [1]
Result Record Opponent Type Round Date Location Notes
Loss 31-2   Chris Arreola TKO 7 27/05/2011   Reno, Nevada, United States Referee stopped the bout at 2:43 of the seventh round.
Loss 2-0   Luis Ortiz UD 8 24/08/2010   Hollywood, Florida, United States WBC FECARBOX Heavyweight Title. 80-72, 79-72, 79-72.
Win 15-1   "Big" Fred Kassi UD 10 24/04/2010   Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi, United States 98-91, 98-93, 97-92.
Win 11-17-1   Billy Willis UD 6 05/11/2009   Dallas, Texas, United States 60-54, 60-54, 60-54.
Loss 17-1   Aleksandr Alekseyev RTD 3 04/07/2009   Altona, Hamburg, Germany Releford did not come out for the fourth round.
Win 5-10-2   Patrick Smith KO 1 13/06/2009   Batesville, Arkansas, United States Smith knocked out at 0:40 of the first round.
Win 28-46-1   Dennis McKinney TKO 2 28/02/2009   Batesville, Arkansas, United States Referee stopped the bout at 2:26 of the second round.
Win 16-23-3   Terry Porter KO 2 22/01/2009   Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States Porter knocked out at 0:53 of the second round.
Win 8-13-1   Billy Willis UD 6 20/11/2008   Houston, Texas, United States 60-54, 60-54, 60-54.
Win 3-3-1   Michael Hamilton KO 3 11/10/2008   Texarkana, Arkansas, United States Hamilton knocked out at 1:57 of the third round.
Loss 16-1   Troy Ross UD 8 03/05/2008   Montreal, Quebec, Canada 74-77, 74-78, 75-76.
Loss 12-1   Enad Licina UD 8 29/03/2008   Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany 74-78, 74-79, 75-77.
Loss 20-0   Chazz Witherspoon UD 8 05/01/2008   Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States 75-78, 74-78, 74-78.
Win 14-6-1   Hector Ferreyro TKO 2 18/12/2007   Laredo, Texas, United States Referee stopped the bout at 2:57 of the second round.
Draw 13-1   George Garcia PTS 8 10/05/2007   Scottsdale, Arizona, United States 74-78, 76-76, 77-75.
Loss 37-1   Tye Fields UD 10 25/01/2007   Las Vegas, Nevada, United States 91-98, 91-98, 92-98.
Win 10-3-1   Mika Gergen MD 8 05/10/2006   San Diego, California, United States 77-75, 77-75, 76-76.
Loss 11-4   Andriy Oliynyk UD 6 02/09/2006   Bakersfield, California, United States 55-59, 56-58, 56-58.
Loss 23-0   Malik Scott UD 8 28/01/2006   Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States 72-80, 73-79, 73-79.
Loss 20-0   Roman Greenberg PTS 10 16/12/2005   Bracknell, Berkshire, United Kingdom 93-98.
Loss 19-3   Robert Hawkins SD 10 16/06/2005   Coconut Creek, Florida, United States 93-97, 94-96, 96-94.
Win 21-7-2   Najee Shaheed UD 12 26/04/2005   Miami, Florida, United States IBF U.S. Atlantic Cost Regional Heavyweight Title. 120-108, 120-108, 120-108.
Win 22-38-2   Garing Lane UD 10 16/12/2004   Hollywood, Florida, United States 100-90, 100-90, 100-90.
Win 26-4-2   Elieser Castillo UD 12 28/10/2004   Hollywood, Florida, United States WBO Latino Heavyweight Title. 114-113, 115-113, 116-111.
Win 17-3   Ramon Garbey UD 10 08/06/2004   Hollywood, Florida, United States 97-93, 98-92, 98-92.
Win 16-9-3   Ron Guerrero UD 8 29/04/2004   Laredo, Texas, United States Texas Heavyweight Title. 77-75, 77-75, 79-73.
Loss 18-2   DaVarryl Williamson TKO 9 17/01/2004   Coconut Creek, Florida, United States Referee stopped the bout at 2:35 of the ninth round.
Draw 18-0   Terry Smith PTS 10 18/10/2003   Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States 95-95, 95-95, 95-95.
Loss 9-0   Alexander Dimitrenko PTS 6 30/08/2003   Munich, Bayern, Germany
Loss 9-13-3   Agustin Corpus SD 8 17/06/2003   Fort Worth, Texas, United States Texas Heavyweight Title. 73-79, 75-77, 79-73.
Win 14-33-8   Wesley Martin UD 6 18/02/2003   Dallas, Texas, United States 59-55, 58-56, 58-56.
Win 8-3   Andrew Greeley TKO 2 07/11/2002   Fort Worth, Texas, United States Referee stopped the bout at 2:51 of the second round.
Win 8-20   Rodney McSwain UD 4 31/05/2002   Fort Worth, Texas, United States 40-36, 40-36, 39-37.
Loss 6-1-1   Sam Tillman UD 6 27/04/2002   Las Vegas, Nevada, United States 56-58, 55-59, 54-60.
Win 5-0-1   Sam Tillman MD 4 02/02/2002   Miami, Florida, United States
Win 3-7   Kevin Gilchrist TKO 2 20/10/2001   Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win 6-11   Rodney Phillips TKO 1 22/09/2001   Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi, United States Referee stopped the bout at 2:14 of the first round.
Win 0-2   Cornelius Beauchamp TKO 4 23/06/2001   Tunica, Mississippi, United States
Win --   Shawn Slay TKO 1 12/05/2001   Biloxi, Mississippi, United States

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-20. Retrieved 2011-05-18.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-24. Retrieved 2011-05-18.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ http://boxrec.com/media/index.php/Kendrick_Releford
  4. ^ http://boxrec.com/show_display.php?show_id=421851
  5. ^ http://sports.espn.go.com/sports/boxing/news/story?id=6557256

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