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Alfonso Ratliff

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Rated at  Heavyweight
Height  1.93 m
Wins by ko  18
Role  Boxer
Losses  9
Name  Alfonso Ratliff
Total fights  34
Nationality  American
Martial art  Boxing

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Born  February 18, 1956 (age 59) Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA (1956-02-18)
Division  Heavyweight, Cruiserweight

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Alfonso Ratliff (born February 18, 1956) is an American former professional boxer in the cruiserweight division who held the Lineal and WBC cruiserweight titles. Currently Coaches at the Harvey Boxing Club in Harvey IL.


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Amateur boxing career

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As an amateur, Ratliff won the Chicago Golden Gloves title in 1980, and won a decision against Mitch Green in intercity competition.

Professional boxing career

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Ratliff turned professional in 1980 and won the WBC and lineal cruiserweight titles with a decision win over Carlos De León in 1985. He lost the belt in his first defense to Bernard Benton via decision the same year. In September 1986, Ratliff was stopped in the second round by Mike Tyson, who went on to become the youngest ever world heavyweight champion in his next fight. Ratliff retired in 1989 after a TKO loss to Lee Roy Murphy.

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