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Billy Costello

W L D
40 2 0
23 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


bouts 42
rounds 249
KOs 55%
 
global ID 412
US ID001166
birth nameWilliam Castiglioni
born 1956-04-10
death date2011-06-29 / age 55
debut1979-08-22 / age 23
divisionsuper lightweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 8½″   /   174cm
reach
71″   /   180cm
residence
Kingston, New York, USA
other rolesJudge  

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1999-06-18
159Juan Laporte15440 16 0
Crown Coliseum, Fayetteville, North Carolina, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Bruce Foster   judges: Joel Dovenbarger 96-94, Donald Thomas 97-95, Bill Clancy 95-96
1997-01-22
159Marvin Ladson16213 62 2
The Ritz, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:46   judges: Charles Da SilvaBrendan Carpenter
1995-05-31
143Tim Scott1482 11 0
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1995-04-28
142Jeff Passero14420 8 1
Music Fair, Westbury, New York, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
1994-09-13
143Bobby Elkins13815 3 0
Music Fair, Westbury, New York, USA
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
time: 1:52   referee: Wayne Kelly
1994-01-28
143Robert Hightower14211 10 1
Kingston, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1993-11-11
146Bernard Boisvert1457 4 0
Huntington Hilton Hotel, Melville, New York, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 1:46
1993-06-18
143Juan Carlos Romero1470 5 0
White Plains, New York, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1992-06-27
143½Marvin Ladson14813 43 2
Miami, Florida, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
1986-02-09
144Alexis Arguello14375 7 0
Lawlor Events Center, Reno, Nevada, USA
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
time: 1:42   referee: Mills Lane   judges: Dave Moretti 30-27, Keith MacDonald 30-27, Doug Tucker 30-27
Costello down twice in 4th rd.
1985-12-13
151Rick Kaiser10 3 1
Kingston, New York, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1985-08-21
138½Lonnie Smith138½21 0 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LTKO8/12
 L 
TKO
8/12
  
time: 2:31   referee: Luis Rivera   judges: Carol Castellano 63-67, Tony Perez 65-64, Bill Graham 66-64
WBC World super lightweight title
Smith down in the 1st. Costello down twice in the 2nd, once in the 5th, twice in the 8th, forcing referee to stop the fight.
1985-02-16
138½Leroy Haley13949 4 2
Midtown Neighborhood Center, Kingston, New York, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Arthur Mercante   judges: Richard Steele 118-111, Stuart Kirshenbaum 119-109, Harold Lederman 116-111
WBC World super lightweight title
1984-11-03
140Saoul Mamby139¼35 15 5
Midtown Neighborhood Center, Kingston, New York, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Tony Perez   judges: Stuart Kirshenbaum 119-109, Lou Filippo 119-109, Arlen Bynum 118-110
WBC World super lightweight title
1984-07-15
138¾Ronnie Shields14020 2 0
Municipal Auditorium, Kingston, New York, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Davey Pearl   judges: Rudy Ortega 117-111, Vince Delgado 117-110, Rudy Jordan 119-110
WBC World super lightweight title
1984-01-29
140Bruce Curry139½34 7 0
Civic Center, Beaumont, Texas, USA
W TKO10/12
 W  
TKO
10/12
  
time: 0:55   referee: Richard Steele   judges: Dick Young 86-85, Chuck Minker 89-81, Jose Juan Guerra 88-81
WBC World super lightweight title
1983-12-21
141Mike Essett143¼9 14 4
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse, New York, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1983-09-30
140Clemente Rojas10 15 3
Kingston, New York, USA
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1983-04-16
139Carl Crowley23 15 0
Kingston, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
1982-11-07
139Willie Rodriguez28 8 0
Municipal Auditorium, Kingston, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tony Perez 6-3   judges: Bernie Friedkin 6-4, Harold Lederman 6-3
1982-10-08
139Dominic Fox7 3 1
Municipal Auditorium, Kingston, New York, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1982-05-23
140Felix Favella139½0 4 0
Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
1982-04-14
140½Bob Harvey14311 2 0
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Vincent Rainone 6-4   judges: Nick Gamboli 6-4, Artie Aidala 4-5
1982-02-17
142Raul Hernandez7 9 0
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
1981-12-05
138Chico Rosa3 1 0
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1981-07-18
139Rosendo Ramirez13914 12 0
Imperial Palace Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1981-04-24
138Trevor Evelyn1367 1 1
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 1:53
1981-03-18
138Marvin Jenkins142½13 4 1
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1981-01-21
139Charles Thomas1 5 0
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1980-10-24
137Orlando Montalvo1 4 0
Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1980-10-02
137Jose Green1422 4 0
Long Island Arena, Commack, New York, USA
W TKO7/8
 W  
TKO
7/8
  
1980-09-17
138Paul Moore1402 6 1
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
time: 1:05
1980-05-14
139Richie Siennidebut
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1980-05-04
139Richie Garland0 7 1
Kiamesha Lake, New York, USA
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1980-04-16
140Kato Ali0 3 0
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
1980-02-13
139Kato Ali137½0 2 0
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W SD6/6
 W  
SD
6/6
  
1979-12-05
143Marvin Edwards4 15 0
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1979-10-26
138George Casher1 1 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1979-10-19
136John Jonesdebut
Long Island Arena, Commack, New York, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
time: 2:09
1979-10-12
140Dave Bolden1364 9 0
Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1979-09-12
139Jose Gonzalez1399 7 0
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1979-08-22
138Angel Ortiz1402 4 1
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
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