Thread: Vicente Rondon
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Old 11-20-2012, 12:59 AM   #2
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Default Re: Vicente Rondon

Originally Posted by D9Garrard View Post
Most will recognize Rondon as the highlight reel KO victim of ATG Bob Foster, but he had a strong run as a split title claimant and several title defenses before dropping off the planet after the Foster loss.

What i'm interested in is any footage exists of any of his title defenses, especially that against Jimmy Dupree, which was pretty controversial with witneses claiming Dupree appeared to suddenly run out of gas and himself and his camp later making claims that he was drugged.

Anybody have any info on Rondon? Calling Senor Pepe'....
Nickname: "El Muchachote de Barlovento"


dateLbopponentLbW-L-Dlast 6location

1974-06-06185Jose Roman18143-9-2

Curtis Hixon Hall, Tampa, Florida, USALTKO210

1974-02-19185Rodney Bobick22223-3-0

Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, USALTKO310

1973-11-17186Rudiger Schmidtke18329-5-3

Frankfurt, Hessen, GermanyLPTS1010

1973-09-10180John Conteh18019-1-0

Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomLTKO910x3

referee: Roland Dakin

1973-08-24186Mike Boswell19513-14-0

Indianapolis, Indiana, USAWTKO410

referee: George DeFabis

Tom Bogs

K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen, DenmarkLPTS1010

1973-05-19175Len Hutchins17817-1-1

Detroit, Michigan, USALPTS1010

1973-04-03191Oliver Wright1955-0-0

Miami Beach, Florida, USAWPTS1010

Larry Beilfuss24012-2-0

Roberto Clemente Coliseum, San Juan, Puerto RicoWPTS1010

Jose Manuel Urtain

Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, SpainLPTS1010

1972-08-26191Earnie Shavers20539-2-0

Canton Auditorium, Canton, Ohio, USALUD1010

90-100 | 94-99 | 92-99

1972-07-10201Ron Lyle21515-0-0

Denver, Colorado, USALTKO210

1971-12-15175Doyle Baird17034-5-1

Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWTKO815

time: 2:10 | referee: John Christopher 33-31 | judge: Tony LaBranch 34-30 | judge: Jimmy Bivins 33-31
WBA World light heavyweight title
Baird was knocked down three times in the eighth round.

1971-10-26175Gomeo Brennan16783-19-7

Convention Hall, Miami Beach, Florida, USAWTKO1415

referee: Eddie Eckert
WBA World light heavyweight title
Bout is stopped in between 13th and 14th rounds, due to excessive swelling from Brennan.

Conny Velensek

Berlin, GermanyWPTS1010

Eddie Jones

Nuevo Circo, Caracas, VenezuelaWUD1515

WBA World light heavyweight title

Johnny Griffin

Valencia, Comunidad Valenciana, SpainWPTS1010

Piero Del Papa

Nuevo Circo, Caracas, VenezuelaWKO115

WBA World light heavyweight title

1971-02-27175Jimmy Dupree17431-5-2

Nuevo Circo, Caracas, VenezuelaWKO615

time: 2:58 | referee: Zach Clayton 47-47 | judge: Dimas Hernandez 47-47 | judge: Gustavo Vargas 48-47
vacant WBA World light heavyweight title
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