Monte Barrett

Born May 26, 1971

Monte Barrett is an American professional heavyweight boxer. He was regarded by many as a tough gatekeeper and was a former WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight champion and former WBO Asia Pacific Heavyweight and WBO Oriental Heavyweight champion. Barrett fought the top heavyweight fighters during his career, winning against several prospects.… Read More

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1971 Birth Born on May 26, 1971.


1998 27 Years Old As a professional, Barrett had 21 consecutive wins before losing against Lance Whitaker on August 28, 1998. … Read More
1999 28 Years Old Barrett fought Phil Jackson for the vacant WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight title on April 3, 1999.
2000 29 Years Old On July 15, 2000, Barrett rose 5 times against future International Boxing Federation heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, but ultimately was knocked out after 3 knockdowns in the 7th round. … Read More


2007 36 Years Old 1 More Event
Barrett was beaten in the second round in a July 2007 bout against Cliff Couser.
2008 37 Years Old 1 More Event
After knocking out Damon Reed, Barrett knocked out Tye Fields in the first round on June 28, 2008, his last win.
2009 38 Years Old He then fought Alexander Ustinov on December 12, 2009 but lost a unanimous decision after 12 rounds.
On July 17, 2010 Barrett drew against David Tua in his final fight. … Read More


However, after fighting to an eight round draw in Virginia with Charles Davis in January 2011, Barrett began training for a rematch with David Tua which was held in New Zealand.
2012 41 Years Old Barrett fought New Zealander Shane Cameron on July 5, 2012 with the winner becoming the number one contender to fight NZPBA title holder Sonny Bill Williams. … Read More
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