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Tim Witherspoon

W L D
55 13 1
38 KOs 4 KOs
last 6


bouts 69
rounds 426
KOs 55%
 
global ID 432
US ID007174
aliasTerrible
born 1957-12-27
debut1979-10-30 / age 21
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 3½″   /   192cm
reach
78″   /   198cm
residence
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
birth place
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2003-03-15
253Brian Nix25717 10 0
Grand Casino Pavillion, Gulfport, Mississippi, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
 94-96 94-97 98-92
2002-09-22
245Lou Savarese24742 4 0
Table Mountain Casino, Friant, California, USA
LTKO5/12
 L 
TKO
5/12
  
time: 2:42   referee: Jon Schorle
vacant WBO Inter-Continental heavyweight title (supervisor: Mark Reels)
2002-05-18
252Ahmed Abdin23930 2 4
Silver Star Casino, Choctaw, Mississippi, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tommy Kimmons   judges: Brett Sauer 96-94, Michael Pernick 96-94, Mark Streisand 97-93
2002-03-10
249Darroll Wilson23126 5 2
Green Valley Ranch Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:02   referee: Kenny Bayless
2002-01-18
245Ed White26711 6 0
Sports Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
time: 1:10
2001-07-29
239Cleveland Woods234½14 18 0
Palace Indian Gaming Center, Lemoore, California, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:30
2001-06-08
235Monte Barrett22424 2 0
Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, New York, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Dick Pakozdi   judges: Frank Adams 94-96, Don Ackerman 93-97, Tom Hicks 97-92
2001-04-13
243Danny Wofford23817 87 2
Hampton University, Hampton, Virginia, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
referee: Chris Wollenson
2001-03-31
242Elieser Castillo22020 1 1
Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
judges: Kason Cheeks 99-91, Debra Barnes 97-93, Pierre Benoist 95-95
2001-02-22
245¾David Bostice247¾25 2 1
Zembo Shrine, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:21   referee: Gary Rosato
2000-07-08
243David Smith6 17 1
Monroe, Louisiana, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:12   referee: John Femia   judges: Kenny SaintesBarry OrgeronKenny Licata
2000-04-29
252Mike Sedillo23633 24 2
St. John's, Antigua And Barbuda
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
NBA Heavyweight Title
2000-02-25
257Joe Ballard30212 5 0
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1999-06-18
237Greg Page25555 14 1
Crown Coliseum, Fayetteville, North Carolina, USA
LRTD7/10
 L 
RTD
7/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Bill Clancy
1999-04-16
230Brian Nielsen24048 0 0
K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen, Denmark
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
referee: Jess Andreasen   judges: Torben Seemann HansenSvend-Erik KnudsenOve Ovesen
1998-10-02
239Andrew Golota23831 3 0
Hala Ludowa, Wroclaw, Poland
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Steve Smoger 91-99 91-100 93-98
1998-04-07
231Jimmy Thunder22932 9 0
Harrahs Casino, Cherokee, North Carolina, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Bill Clancy   judges: Bruce Foster 92-97, Peter Trematerra 92-97, Steve Smoger 92-98
1997-12-13
237Larry Donald23529 1 1
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Frank Cappuccino   judges: Tom Kaczmarek 112-116, Dick Flaherty 110-118, Miguel Acuna 113-116
WBC Continental Americas heavyweight title
1997-11-04
239Levi Billups22721 14 1
Grand Casino, Tunica, Mississippi, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 1:44   referee: Fred Steinwinder III   judges: Paul SitaC.D. JenkinsRandy Phillips
Billups down twice.
1996-12-14
230Ray Mercer23923 4 1
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tony Perez   judges: Calvin Claxton 93-97, John Poturaj 93-97, Paul Venti 91-97
1996-05-10
224Jorge Luis Gonzalez25024 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 2:54   referee: Joe Santarpia   judges: Melvina LathanLuis RiveraEva Shain
1996-01-12
228Alfred Cole21527 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: James Santa   judges: Luis Rivera 100-90, Eva Shain 100-90, Nick Cimino 99-91
1995-11-14
226Tim Puller23913 3 0
Casino Magic, Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 0:45   referee: Elmo Adolph   judges: Paul SitaChester ComeauxC.D. Jenkins
1995-10-31
229½Everton Davis2169 5 0
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 1:34   referee: Tony Weeks   judges: Joe GarciaDon HarrisAaron Kizer
1995-03-24
228Jesse Shelby23522 15 1
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
1994-12-17
228Nathaniel Fitch23110 7 0
Taj Majal Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
referee: Eddie Cotton
1994-08-12
237Sherman Griffin23116 3 0
South Padre Island, Texas, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:58   referee: David Avalos
1992-08-25
232½Tony Willis20521 4 0
Harrah’s Resort , Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Earl Morton   judges: Joseph Pasquale 97-92, John Poturaj 98-92, John Riley 99-90
1992-07-21
237¾Everett Martin23217 14 1
The Palace, Auburn Hills, Michigan, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
judges: John Chaulk 95-96, Eugene Acey 93-97, Herman McKalpain 96-94
1992-03-23
238½James Pritchard20727 7 2
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
judges: Phil Newman 100-90, John Stewart 100-90, Joseph Pasquale 100-90
1992-02-04
247Jimmy Lee Smith2258 1 0
Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:27   referee: Joe Cortez
1991-09-10
238Art Tucker22619 2 1
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO3/12
 W  
TKO
3/12
  
time: 1:33   referee: Rudy Battle   judges: Jean WilliamsAl ReidMyra Grant
USBA heavyweight title
1991-03-08
236Carl Williams23623 3 0
Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Steve Smoger   judges: Eva Shain 115-113, Joseph Pasquale 115-113, Eugenia Williams 112-116
USBA heavyweight title
1990-07-19
233½Jose Ribalta230½31 4 1
Kingdome, Seattle, Washington, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
judges: Paul Gibbs 97-93, Glen Hamada 98-91, Tom McDonough 95-95
1990-03-12
228Greg Gorrell204½22 8 0
Bung Karno Stadium, Jakarta, Indonesia
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:00   referee: Jacob Limahelu
1990-01-11
230Jeff Sims20922 5 0
Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W RTD5/10
 W  
RTD
5/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Frank Cappuccino   judges: John PoturajJohn StewartRocky Castellani
1989-10-19
231Anders Eklund253½18 4 1
Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:11   referee: Tony Orlando
1989-01-27
228Larry Alexander23231 12 2
Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
judges: Paul Smith 96-94, Chuck Giampa 94-96, Lou Tabat 98-92
1988-02-17
223Mauricio Villegas24816 2 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
referee: Sid Nathan
1987-10-14
217Mike Williams22213 0 0
Resorts International, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Joe O'Neil   judges: Tom Kaczmarek 97-94, Eva Shain 96-94, Richard Strange 92-98
1987-08-04
218¼Mark Wills2137 7 1
Resorts International, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 1:15   referee: Joe Cortez
Witherspoon swarms all over Wills who fails to punch back and is stopped on his feet.
1986-12-12
233½James Smith228½18 5 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LKO1/15
 L 
KO
1/15
  
time: 2:12   referee: Luis Rivera   judges: Joe SantarpiaSamuel Conde LopezJulio Roldan
WBA World heavyweight title
1986-07-19
234¾Frank Bruno22828 1 0
Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO11/15
 W  
TKO
11/15
  
time: 2:57   referee: Isidro Rodriguez   judges: Carlos Sucre 97-94, Marcos A. Torres 98-96, Takeshi Shimakawa 99-96
WBA World heavyweight title
Attendance: 40,000
1986-01-17
227Tony Tubbs24421 0 0
The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
W MD15/15
 W  
MD
15/15
  
referee: Nate Morgan   judges: Harry Cecchini 144-143, Robert Ferrara 143-143, Eddie Woods 144-141
WBA World heavyweight title
1985-10-12
233Sammy Scaff25713 5 0
National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 1:04   referee: John Coyle
1985-09-06
235Larry Beilfuss247½14 16 0
Tamiani Fairgrounds Auditorium, Miami, Florida, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 1:35   referee: Eddie Eckert
Beilfuss down twice
1985-06-15
221½James Smith228¾15 3 0
Riviera Hotel & Casino, SuperStar Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Richard Steele   judges: John McSweeny 119-109, Dave Moretti 119-109, Dick Cole 119-109
NABF heavyweight title
1985-04-29
222James Broad26117 1 0
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
W KO2/12
 W  
KO
2/12
  
time: 2:35   referee: Frank Adams   judges: Bill GrahamDon AckermanJack Milicich
NABF heavyweight title
1985-03-25
230Mark Wills2154 3 1
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 1:13   referee: Patrick Connolly 78-74 76-75 75-77
1984-08-31
217Pinklon Thomas21624 0 1
Riviera Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LMD12/12
 L 
MD
12/12
  
referee: Richard Steele   judges: Dalby Shirley 112-115, Duane Ford 112-116, Hal Miller 114-114
WBC World heavyweight title
1984-03-09
220¼Greg Page239½23 1 0
Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Mills Lane   judges: Lou Tabat 117-111, Jerry Roth 117-111, Chuck Minker 114-114
vacant WBC World heavyweight title
1983-09-23
222½James Tillis20826 3 0
Richfield Coliseum, Richfield, Ohio, USA
W TKO1/12
 W  
TKO
1/12
  
time: 2:16   referee: Pete Rademacher
vacant NABF heavyweight title
Title had been vacated by Michael Dokes when he won the WBA title.
1983-07-16
218½Floyd Cummings21715 4 1
Dunes Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
judges: Duane Ford 100-86, Dave Moretti 100-88, Jerry Roth 100-89
Cummings was down in the second round
1983-05-20
219½Larry Holmes21342 0 0
Dunes Hotel & Casino, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LSD12/12
 L 
SD
12/12
  
referee: Mills Lane   judges: Chuck Minker 113-115, Chuck Hassett 111-118, Herb Santos 115-114
WBC World heavyweight title
1982-06-05
215½Renaldo Snipes215½22 1 1
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
referee: Davey Pearl   judges: Duane Ford 96-94, Hal Miller 96-95, Chuck Minker 95-95
1982-03-20
208Luis Acosta15 3 0
Playboy Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1981-12-05
205Alfonzo Ratliff190½13 0 0
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 2:25   referee: Vincent Rainone
1981-11-07
205Curtis Gaskins3 2 0
Playboy Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1981-07-30
205Jerry Williams209½4 3 0
Martin Luther King Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1981-06-17
205Bobby Jordan5 5 0
Martin Luther King Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1981-04-11
200Dave Johnson24513 7 0
Concord Hotel, Kiamesha Lake, New York, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
Judges scores: 8-0, 7-1, 6-2
1981-02-07
208Marvin Stinson12 0 3
Resorts International, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1981-01-24
208Ed Bednarik4 0 0
Martin Luther King Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1980-12-11
206James Reid4 4 0
Martin Luther King Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
1980-10-24
210Oliver Wright20516 13 1
Martin Luther King Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
1980-07-20
209Charles Cox4 1 0
Great Gorge Playboy Club, McAfee, New Jersey, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1980-05-09
201Robert Evans2073 1 1
Long Island Arena, Commack, New York, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1980-04-26
188Robert Ritchiedebut
Lynchburg, Virginia, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1979-10-30
197Joe Adamsdebut
Forum, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
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No Contest
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