Malcolm Tann

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Malcolm Tann
Statistics
Real nameMalcolm Earl Tann
Nickname(s)The Showstopper
Weight(s)Heavyweight
Height6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Reach80 in (203 cm)
NationalityAmerican
Born (1978-08-20) August 20, 1978 (age 40)
Seaboard, North Carolina, U.S.
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights31
Wins25
Wins by KO14
Losses6
Draws0

Malcolm Earl Tann (born August 20, 1978 in Seaboard, North Carolina) is an American boxer in the heavyweight division.

Amateur career[edit]

Tann started boxing while serving in the United States Air Force. In 2002 Tann became National Golden Gloves Super Heavyweight Champion with a win over, among others, Nathaniel James.

Professional career[edit]

Tann won his first eight bouts, including a bizarre disqualification win over journeyman Clifford Couser (Couser was DQ'd for picking Tann up, slamming him to the mat, then trying to hit him while he was down) in 2003,[1] but was dropped and decisioned by Willie Chapman that same year. In 2004 he beat Jason Gavern and in 2005 beat Derek Bryant, but later in the year had another defeat, to Domonic Jenkins via decision. During two separate bouts in 2007 televised by ShoBox, Tann was knocked out by heavyweights Chris Arreola and Alexander Dimitrenko. After the loss to Dimitrenko, Tann retired from boxing.

Professional boxing record[edit]

25 Wins (14 knockouts, 11 decisions), 6 Losses (4 knockouts, 2 decisions) [1]
Result Record Opponent Type Round Date Location Notes
Win 25–6 United States Ernest Reyna KO 2 (10) 18 Nov 2017 United States Emerald Coast Conference Center, Fort Walton Beach, Florida, US
Loss 24–6 United Kingdom Dillian Whyte TKO 3 19 Aug 2017 United States Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln, Nebraska, US
Loss 24–5 Russia Sergei Kuzmin KO 4 23 Jun 2017 United States DoubleTree Hotel, Ontario, California, US
Win 24–4 United States Nick Asberry TKO 3 8 Oct 2016 United States Horseshoe Casino, Hammond, Indiana, US Returning in boxing.
Loss 23–4 Germany Alexander Dimitrenko TKO 5 14 July 2007 Germany Color Line Arena, Hamburg, Germany WBO Intercontinental Heavyweight Title
Loss 23–3 United States Chris Arreola TKO 8 4 May 2007 United States Pearl Concert Theater Paradise, Nevada, US
Win 23–2 United States Wade Lewis MD 6 9 March 2007 United States Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort, Mount Pleasant, Michigan, US
Win 22–2 United States Wade Lewis UD 4 1 December 2006 United States Mayo Civic Centre, Rochester, Minnesota, US
Win 21–2 United States Joe Stofle TKO 4 17 November 2006 United States Soboba Casino, San Jacinto, California, US
Win 20–2 United States Sedreck "Big Buck" Fields UD 6 14/09/2006 California San Jose, California, United States 60-54, 60-54, 59-55.
Win 19–2 United States Derek Berry TKO 3 19/07/2006 California Ontario, California, United States Referee stopped the bout at 1:02 of the third round.
Win 18–2 United States Douglas "Preacher Man" Robertson TKO 2 08/07/2006 Texas Pasadena, Texas, United States Referee stopped the bout at 1:27 of the second round.
Win 17–2 United States Shaun Ross TKO 3 23/03/2006 California San Jose, California, United States
Loss 16–2 United States Domonic Jenkins UD 6 16/09/2005 California Lemoore, California, United States 55-57, 54-58, 54-58.
Win 16–1 United States Derek "The One Man Riot" Bryant UD 8 09/06/2005 California Temecula, California, United States 76-75, 77-74, 77-74.
Win 15–1 United States Leroy Childs KO 2 01/04/2005 California Lemoore, California, United States Childs knocked out at the end of the second round.
Win 14–1 Nigeria Innocent Otukwu TKO 2 10/02/2005 California Lemoore, California, United States Referee stopped the bout at the end of the second round.
Win 13–1 United States Jason "The Sensation" Gavern UD 8 01/10/2004 California Coachella, California, United States 77-74, 77-75, 78-74.
Win 12–1 United States Andrew Greeley TKO 2 19/08/2004 Texas Houston, Texas, United States Referee stopped the bout at 2:50 of the second round.
Win 11–1 United States "Wreckless" Willie Chapman UD 8 04/06/2004 Oregon Lincoln City, Oregon, United States 79-73, 79-73, 80-72.
Win 10–1 United States Wesley "The Wild Wild Wes" Martin KO 1 14/03/2004 California Temecula, California, United States Martin knocked out at 2:52 of the first round.
Win 9–1 United States Rodney McSwain UD 4 30/01/2004 Texas Dallas, Texas, United States 40-36, 40-36, 40-36.
Loss 8–1 United States "Wreckless" Willie Chapman SD 4 06/11/2003 Arizona Phoenix, Arizona, United States 37-38, 36-39, 38-37.
Win 8–0 United States Cliff "The Black Bull" Couser DQ 1 11/07/2003 California Rancho Mirage, California, United States Referee disqualified Couser at 1:57 of the first round after Couser tackled Tann and continued hitting him while they were both on the canvas.
Win 7–0 United States Jason "Bonecrusher" Curry TKO 2 14/06/2003 Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States Referee stopped the bout at 1:05 of the second round.
Win 6–0 United States Wallace McDaniel TKO 1 18/05/2003 New York (state) Bronx, New York, United States Referee stopped the bout at 1:34 of the first round.
Win 5–0 United States Troy "Basher" Beets UD 4 15/03/2003 Texas Dallas, Texas, United States 40-35, 39-36, 39-36.
Win 4–0 Slovakia Milan Roldzak KO 1 25/01/2003 California Temecula, California, United States Roldzak knocked out at 0:23 of the first round.
Win 3–0 United States Harold Rodriguez UD 4 10/01/2003 Connecticut Uncasville, Connecticut, United States 40-35, 40-35, 40-35.
Win 2–0 Argentina Lisandro Ezequiel Diaz UD 4 13/12/2002 California Temecula, California, United States 40-35, 39-36, 40-35.
Win 1–0 United States Jackie "Black Jack" Beard KO 1 03/11/2002 California Friant, California, United States Beard knocked out at 2:13 of the first round.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Boxer disqualified for body slam". Star-News. 13 July 2003. p. 3C. Retrieved 2 November 2014.

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