Terry Norris
Nickname: Terrible

Terry Norris

Legend
Born Jun 17, 1967
Age 47
Height 5′ 9½″
Reach 68½″
Head Trainers Abel Sanchez Orlin Norris, Sr Rudy Elias
Stance Orthodox
Style boxer
Division Super Welterweight
Years Active 1986-98
Record 47 9 0
NC 0
KOs 31
KO% 55%

  Origin  

Campo, California, USA

  Profile  

  Strengths  

Explosive handspeed
Excellent foot work
Decent power
Fought well on the inside and outside
Killer instinct  

  Facts  

His knockout of John Mugabi was The Ring Knockout of the Year for 1990.

Terry came into prominence with a dominating win over a dangerous but past-his-prime Sugar Ray Leonard in 1991.

The second round of his fight with Troy Waters was The Ring Round of the Year for 1993.

Three of Norris's losses were via disqualification

Fought Louis Santana three times consectutively. Norris was disqualified in the first two fights and easily KO'd Sanatana in the 2nd Round of their third fight.

Inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2005

  Major World Titles  

WBC Light Middleweight
1990-93

WBC Light Middleweight
1994

WBC Light Middleweight
1995-97

IBF Light Middleweight
1995-97

  Significant Wins  

KO 8 Vincent Pettway - 1996
UD 12 Paul Vaden - 1995
UD 12 Simon Brown - 1994
TKO 2 Maurice Blocker - 1993
TKO 4 Meldrick Taylor - 1992
TKO 9 Carl Daniels - 1992
UD 10 Jorge Castro - 1991
Donald Curry - 1991
UD 12 Sugar Ray Leonard - 1991
KO 1 John Mugabi - 1990
SD 10 Jorge Vaca - 1989
UD 10 Quincy Taylor - 1988 

  Significant Loses  

TKO 9 Laurent Boudouani - 1998
TKO 9 Keith Mullings - 1997
KO 4 Simon Brown - 1993
TKO 2 Julian Jackson - 1989

  Amateur Info  

Record: 291-4

Four-time Texas State Golden Gloves Champion 

 

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