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Mike Sheppard

W L D
24 18 1
10 KOs 13 KOs
last 6


rating
ranking
bouts 43
rounds 157
KOs 23%
 
global ID 19028
US ID047680
born 1975-05-25 / age 40
debut1997-04-19 / age 21
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 2″   /   188cm
reach
75″   /   191cm
residence
Palestine, West Virginia, USA
manager/agentPat Nelson
other rolesPromoter  Matchmaker  

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2015-04-25
222½Thomas Hanshaw2026 4 0
Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
referee: Tim Wheeler   judges: Paul Thornton 58-56, Mark Scrogi 58-56, John Kelley 59-55
2015-04-03
229½China Smith221½35 4 0
Robarts Arena, Sarasota, Florida, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:29   referee: James Warring   judges: Emil ConfortiMike RossJames Ged O'Connor
WBF North American Heavyweight Title
2014-12-11
235Gerald Washington25014 0 0
Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, California, USA
LKO1/8
 L 
KO
1/8
  
time: 1:26   referee: Tom Taylor   judges: Max DeLucaEddie HernandezFritz Werner
Sheppard down twice in rd 1
2014-11-22
231Kevin Franklin2316 9 0
Ritchie County High, Ellenboro, West Virginia, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Scott Allred   judges: Steven Allred 78-74, Chris Samples 77-75, Mark Scrogi 77-75
2014-06-13
227China Smith224½34 4 0
St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Frank Santore Jr   judges: Mike Ross 93-97, Michele Olney 92-98, Don Trombley 92-98
2013-11-26
227¾Antonio Tarver22129 6 0
BB&t Center, Sunrise, Florida, USA
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
time: 1:54   referee: Samuel Burgos   judges: Alex LevinBill RayRoark Young
interim WBA-NABA heavyweight title
Sheppard down three times in 4th rd.
2013-08-03
Justin Novaria2 11 0
Fish Bone Gill and Grill, Vienna, West Virginia, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
referee: Scott Allred   judges: Dale Hardwick 40-33, Paul Thornton 40-31 40-33
Novaria down once in round 1, twice in round 2, and twice in round 3
2013-03-22
226Ruslan Chagaev242½30 2 1
Universal Hall, Berlin, Germany
LKO1/10
 L 
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:40   referee: Jens Kluge   judges: Mike WissenbachArno PokrandtThomas Hakenberg
2012-08-18
227Brian Minto21336 5 0
Mountaineer Casino Racetrack and Resort, Chester, West Virginia, USA
LTKO4/12
 L 
TKO
4/12
  
time: 2:22
vacant WBA-NABA USA heavyweight title
2011-10-22
Vinny Maddalone33 7 0
Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LTKO1/10
 L 
TKO
1/10
  
time: 1:22
2011-07-16
227Jason Pauley210¼5 3 0
South Parkersburg High School, Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA
W MD6/6
 W  
MD
6/6
  
judges: Paul ThorntonRoger HughesJohn Kelley
Judges scores: 57-55, 57-55 56-56 Sheppard down twice in rd 3
2011-04-30
228Cullen Rogers216½10 29 2
Morgantown Event Center, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
referee: Tim Wheeler   judges: Jim Frio 40-35, Vince Gurrera 40-35, Gary Waldon 40-35
2011-04-01
232Michael Walbright3300 4 0
National Guard Armory, Williamsburg , Kentucky, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
referee: Marvin Whittamore
2011-03-04
Deandre McCole4 21 3
Civic Center, Charleston, West Virginia, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
2011-01-29
220Justin Howes20412 1 0
Nathan Goff Armory, Clarksburg, West Virginia, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:48   referee: Tim Wheeler   judges: Bill ZanottiPhil DanielRon Brown
USA West Virginia State heavyweight title
2010-11-19
232½Denis Boytsov220½27 0 0
Universum Gym, Wandsbek, Hamburg, Germany
LKO2/8
 L 
KO
2/8
  
time: 1:18   referee: Klaus Griesel   judges: Oliver BrienFrank Michael Maass
Sheppard down twice in each round
2010-08-20
227Nicolai Firtha24418 7 1
Nautica In The Flats, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LMD10/10
 L 
MD
10/10
  
judges: Earl JewellBen RochesterMike Wick
WBA-NABA USA heavyweight title
vacant USA Ohio State heavyweight title
Judges scores: 97-93, 97-93, 95-95
2010-03-19
228Chauncy Welliver25640 5 5
Choctaw Gaming Center, Durant, Oklahoma, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Gary Ritter   judges: Ron Hayes 93-97, Don Griffin 92-98, Oren Shellenberger 91-99
vacant WBC Continental Americas heavyweight title (supervisor: Lee Peters)
2009-11-14
218Deandre McCole2064 18 3
Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA
W MD4/4
 W  
MD
4/4
  
referee: Dave Johnson   judges: David Nohe 39-37, Robert Parsons 39-37, Mark Scrogi 38-38
2009-10-16
220Cameron Davis2000 1 0
Derby Park Expo, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
time: 2:19   referee: Marvin Whittamore
2009-05-16
219Cullen Rogers216¾9 25 2
Ritchie County High, Ellenboro, West Virginia, USA
W KO3/4
 W  
KO
3/4
  
time: 2:16   referee: Pete McGinley   judges: Paul Thornton 19-18, Duane Tawney 19-19, Mark Scrogi 19-19
2009-03-27
216Todd Carney2013 6 0
South Parkersburg High School, Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
referee: Tim Wheeler   judges: Dale Hardwick 40-34, Roger Hughes 40-34, Paul Thornton 40-34
2009-02-20
203½Ramon Garbey20818 4 0
University Center Arena, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
LUD4/4
 L 
UD
4/4
  
referee: Telis Assimenios   judges: Bill Ray 33-40, Peter Trematerra 33-40, Rocky Young 33-40
Sheppard down three times.
2008-11-21
199Clarence Moore191½5 4 1
Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Mike Napple   judges: David Ashley 96-93, Paul Thornton 96-93, Roger Hughes 95-94
vacant USA West Virginia State cruiserweight title
vacant West Virginia State cruiserweight title
Sheppard down in 7th rd.
2007-09-27
215Horace Ray Grant246¼7 1 0
Michael's Eighth Avenue, Glen Burnie, Maryland, USA
LKO2/6
 L 
KO
2/6
  
time: 2:55   referee: John Gradowski   judges: Kenny ChevalierDon RisherMalik Waleed
2007-08-04
216½Joey Abell24214 1 0
Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Illinois, USA
LKO1/4
 L 
KO
1/4
  
time: 2:10   referee: Pete Podgorski   judges: Scott DexterCelestino RuizJohn McCarthy
2007-07-13
180Michael Walbright2750 2 0
National Guard Armory, London, Kentucky, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
time: 1:32   referee: Marvin Whittamore
2007-05-31
212¼Phil Brown285¼6 0 0
Michael's Eighth Avenue, Glen Burnie, Maryland, USA
W MD6/6
 W  
MD
6/6
  
referee: John Gradowski   judges: Gary Camponeschi 57-57, Don Risher 58-56, Malik Waleed 59-55
2006-06-16
218Thomas Hayes22924 1 0
Cicero Stadium, Cicero, Illinois, USA
LUD6/6
 L 
UD
6/6
  
referee: Pete Podgorski   judges: Mauro Di FioreJorge DominguezJohn McCarthy
2004-02-21
Clifford Etienne25 2 1
Chapparal's, Akron, Ohio, USA
LKO2/8
 L 
KO
2/8
  
2002-04-20
Tim Millerdebut
Parkersburg High School, Memorial Field House, Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
2001-06-09
Jeremy Bates8 1 1
Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA
LTKO1/0
 L 
TKO
1/0
  
2001-02-10
Leroy Loscar2141 3 0
West Virginia, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
2000-12-09
Thomas Dixon1 1 0
Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
2000-09-16
Chad Van Sickle2262 0 1
Huntington, West Virginia, USA
LTKO2/0
 L 
TKO
2/0
  
2000-03-30
Terrence Holley0 5 0
West Virginia, USA
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1999-11-26
215½Simon Welms Nielsen215¼debut
Viborg Stadionhal, Viborg, Denmark
LKO1/4
 L 
KO
1/4
  
1999-10-14
218Chad Van Sickle2381 0 0
Club Dance, Columbus, Ohio, USA
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
judges: David CharloweKen WildmanWoody Kelker
1999-04-24
221Byron Parker2100 6 0
West Virginia, USA
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1999-03-19
Pete Wajda2 5 0
West Virginia, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1998-05-15
Demetrius Liddelldebut
West Virginia, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1998-03-26
Kevin Robertsondebut
West Virginia, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1997-04-19
220Chris Clark1922 1 0
Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA
LKO2/0
 L 
KO
2/0
  
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