Oliver McCall

Oliver "Atomic Bull" McCallOliver "The Atomic Bull" McCall
Oliver McCall (born April 21, 1965) is an American professional boxer.wikipedia
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Lennox Lewis

Lewis
A veteran of the sport for over three decades, he is best known for winning the WBC heavyweight title in 1994 by scoring an upset knockout victory over Lennox Lewis.
He defended the title three times before an upset knockout loss to Oliver McCall in 1994.

Frank Bruno

BrunoFranklyn "Frank" Roy Bruno
The next year he defended the title against Larry Holmes before losing it to Frank Bruno.
The pinnacle of Bruno's boxing career was winning the WBC heavyweight title from Oliver McCall at a packed Wembley Stadium in 1995, in what was his fourth world championship challenge.

Lennox Lewis vs. Oliver McCall II

7 Feb 199707/02/19971997 rematch with Lewis
McCall would also become known for an in-ring mental breakdown during his 1997 rematch with Lewis.
Lennox Lewis vs. Oliver McCall II was a professional boxing match contested on February 7, 1997, for the vacant WBC Heavyweight Championship.

Larry Holmes

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The next year he defended the title against Larry Holmes before losing it to Frank Bruno.
He was unsuccessful in three further attempts (against Mike Tyson in 1988, Evander Holyfield in 1992 and Oliver McCall in 1995) to regain the heavyweight title.

George Benton

Georgie Benton
By that time his trainers were Greg Page and George Benton.
Among the fighters he trained were Evander Holyfield, Oliver McCall, Mike McCallum, Meldrick Taylor, and Pernell Whitaker.

Vitali Klitschko

Vitaliy KlychkoVitaliVitaly Klitchko
This guaranteed him a shot at the WBC Heavyweight Championship (currently held by Vitali Klitschko).
Along with Oliver McCall and Nikolai Valuev, he is also the only world heavyweight champion to have never been knocked down in any fight.

Timur Ibragimov

Timor Ibragimov
McCall's next opponent was Timur Ibragimov.
Notable world champions and contenders he faced included Oliver McCall, Kevin Johnson, Terry McGroom, Calvin Brock, Tony Thompson, Timo Hoffmann, Alfred Cole, and Jean Marc-Mormeck.

Fres Oquendo

Fres "The Big O" OquendoFast" Fres Oquendo
McCall was able to get another big fight, this time against Fres Oquendo, scheduled for December 7, 2010.
Oquendo then fought former heavyweight champion Oliver McCall in another split decision loss in December 2010.

Greg Page (boxer)

Greg Page
By that time his trainers were Greg Page and George Benton.
He worked with Oliver McCall and was in McCall's corner when he stunningly scored a second-round knockout of Lennox Lewis to win the WBC World Heavyweight Championship in London on September 24, 1994 and was also present for McCall's infamous breakdown in the rematch with Lewis.

Henry Akinwande

In 2001 at the age of 36 he resurrected his career with a tenth-round knockout of Henry Akinwande, at the time one of the most avoided contenders in the world, on a Lennox Lewis undercard in Las Vegas.
A fight with Oliver McCall in 2001 resulted in Akinwande's second defeat.

Tony Tucker

He beat Jesse Ferguson and future heavyweight champion Bruce Seldon and lost a very close decision to Tony Tucker before landing the shot against Lewis in 1994.
He won the NABF belt with a split decision over the highly ranked Orlin Norris, and successfully defended it against future world champion Oliver McCall, winning another 12-round decision.

Lance Whitaker

On October 23, 2009, he defended his IBA continental title again by a ten-round unanimous decision against 6'8" Lance Whitaker.

DaVarryl Williamson

Davaryll Williamson
In December 2004 he lost a close points decision to fellow contender DaVarryl Williamson on a high-profile Don King undercard from New York, and in 2005 he traveled to Germany for an eliminator to skillful and well regarded Cuban Juan Carlos Gomez, and was outpointed over ten rounds.

Oliver McCall vs. Frank Bruno

2 Sep 1995Sep 2, 1995losing
Oliver McCall vs. Frank Bruno, billed as "The Empire Strikes Back", was a professional boxing match contested on 2 September 1995 for the WBC Heavyweight Championship.

Oliver McCall vs. Larry Holmes

Apr 8, 19958 Apr 1995beat
Oliver McCall vs. Larry Holmes, billed as "The Burden of Proof", was a professional boxing match contested on April 8, 1995 for the WBC Heavyweight Championship.

Lennox Lewis vs. Oliver McCall

24 Sep 199424 September 1994in the second round
Lennox Lewis vs. Oliver McCall, billed "Whose Moment of Glory", was a professional boxing match contested on September 24, 1994 for the WBC Heavyweight Championship.

Marion Wilson

Marion "The Creep" Wilson
Despite a lackluster career, he has faced, and has lost decisions to, fighters including Ray Mercer, Oliver McCall, Samuel Peter, Hasim Rahman, Andrew Golota, Shannon Briggs and Ike Ibeabuchi (the latest caught him on a two-days notice, Ibeabuchi was scheduled to fight Corey Sanders for the Tuesday Night Fights, but Sanders quit a few days prior to the scheduled fight, event promoters in a hurry began to look for a substitute, and Wilson took the chance.

Darroll Wilson

Darrol WilsonDarroll "Doin' Damage" Wilson
McCall defeated Darroll Wilson in a fourth-round TKO in Louisville, Kentucky, on September 9, 2006, for the WBC Fecarbox Championship.
Wilson most recently dropped a ten-round decision to Jean-Francois Bergeron and Ray Mercer in 2005 and was stopped inside 4 rounds by Oliver McCall in 2006.

Przemysław Saleta

Przemyslaw Saleta
After a further two-year break, he returned in 2005 to beat Raman Sukhaterin and then again in a loss to Oliver McCall.

Yanqui Díaz

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On December 9, 2006, McCall defeated Yanqui Diaz via seventh-round KO in Hollywood, Florida.
His last bout was in 2006 December when he was knocked out by former world champion Oliver McCall.

Orlin Norris

Orlin "The Juice" Norris
In 1990 Norris regained some ground by beating future world champion Oliver McCall by split decision, and in 1991 regained his NABF title with a first-round knockout of Lionel Washington.

Juan Carlos Gómez

Juan Carlos GomezJuan Carlos "Pantera Negra" Gomez
In December 2004 he lost a close points decision to fellow contender DaVarryl Williamson on a high-profile Don King undercard from New York, and in 2005 he traveled to Germany for an eliminator to skillful and well regarded Cuban Juan Carlos Gomez, and was outpointed over ten rounds.
Gómez defeated Don King promoted Oliver McCall via a ten-round decision on 15 October 2005, a result which was changed shortly thereafter to a no contest after Gomez failed a post-fight drug test due to a presence of cocaine.