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Obed Sullivan

W L D
41 9 2
30 KOs 4 KOs
last 6


bouts 54
rounds 310
KOs 56%
 
global ID 4671
US ID016971
birth nameObed Benjamin Sullivan
aliasThe Fighting Marine / Ben
born 1968-01-17
debut1992-08-27 / age 24
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 3″   /   191cm
reach
79″   /   201cm
residence
Gulfport, Mississippi, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2007-01-20
237James Porter2303 9 1
Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA
LSD4/4
 L 
SD
4/4
  
2004-04-02
231Chavez Francisco24011 7 1
DeCarlo's Banquet Center, Warren, Michigan, USA
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
judges: Dario ChiariniTim DrwencheJames Hoomaian
Corner retirement.
2004-01-09
254Ken Murphy22819 13 2
DeCarlo's Banquet Center, Warren, Michigan, USA
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
time: 1:52   judges: Tim DrwencheJames HoomaianCharles McHenry
2001-09-02
237Fres Oquendo22120 0 0
Silverstar Hotel & Casino, Choctaw, Mississippi, USA
LTKO11/12
 L 
TKO
11/12
  
time: 0:38   referee: Tommy Kimmons   judges: Crystal WrightMichael PernickPeter Trematerra
NABF heavyweight title
2001-05-20
238Sherman Williams22918 5 1
Belterra Casino Resort, Elizabeth, Indiana, USA
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Bill Paige   judges: Gary Merritt 115-113, Fred Jones 115-113, Jack Woodburn 112-116
vacant NABF heavyweight title
2001-03-17
246Agustin Corpus2318 10 3
Silver Star Casino, Philadelphia, Mississippi, USA
W RTD4/6
 W  
RTD
4/6
  
time: 3:00   referee: Elmo Adolph
2001-01-25
242½Jesus Valadez2008 11 2
Radisson Hotel, Houston, Texas, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
time: 0:30   judges: Robert BishJim ManterisDavid Robertson
2000-11-28
233Larry Donald24538 1 1
Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
DMD12/12
 D 
MD
12/12
  
referee: Richard Steele   judges: Carol Castellano 111-115, Art Lurie 113-113, Paul Smith 113-113
WBO NABO heavyweight title
2000-09-21
245Don Normand20524 9 0
Houston, Texas, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
2000-06-03
252David Tua25335 1 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LKO1/12
 L 
KO
1/12
  
time: 0:51   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Chuck GiampaBill GrahamPatricia Morse Jarman
USBA heavyweight title
IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
2000-04-01
246Jeff Lally234½23 18 1
Harrah's, Laughlin, Nevada, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:54   referee: Jay Nady
1999-12-11
227¾Vitali Klitschko244¾26 0 0
Sporthalle, Alsterdorf, Hamburg, Germany
LRTD9/12
 L 
RTD
9/12
  
time: 3:00   referee: Joe Cortez   judges: Larry Hazzard Jr. 81-90, Victor Salomon 81-90, Axel Zielke 81-90
WBO World heavyweight title
Sullivan fails to answer the bell for Round 10.
1999-11-06
226Matt Green24211 5 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1999-10-21
235Ronnie Smith2684 15 0
Radisson Hotel, Houston, Texas, USA
W TKO3/5
 W  
TKO
3/5
  
time: 2:24   judges: Robert BishJim ManterisHugh Echols
1999-09-16
232Ricardo Kennedy23014 7 1
Grand Casino, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:41   referee: Fred Steinwinder III
1999-08-13
232Everett Martin25220 31 1
Bossier City, Louisiana, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1999-05-20
232Derrick Jefferson24219 0 1
Grand Casino, Tunica, Mississippi, USA
LSD12/12
 L 
SD
12/12
  
judges: Elmo Adolph 112-117, Paul Sita 113-117, C.D. Jenkins 115-114
vacant WBA-NABA heavyweight title
1999-02-19
Biko Botowamungu10 9 1
Poznan, Poland
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1998-12-08
238Jesse Ferguson23525 17 0
Roseland Ballroom, New York, New York, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
judges: Harold Lederman 94-96, Melvina Lathan 94-96, Steve Weisfeld 96-94
1998-05-30
234Michael Grant254¾27 0 0
Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LTKO9/12
 L 
TKO
9/12
  
time: 2:16   referee: Tony Orlando   judges: Tim FigleyEugene GrantJoseph Pasquale
International Boxing Council heavyweight title (supervisor: Debbie Jones)
1998-02-24
230Keith McKnight226¾33 1 0
Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
referee: Charles Dwyer
1997-11-01
225Hasim Rahman23023 0 0
Apollo Theater, New York, New York, USA
LMD12/12
 L 
MD
12/12
  
referee: Wayne Kelly   judges: Barry Yeats 114-114, Steve Weisfeld 112-116, Mike Glienna 112-116
USBA heavyweight title
IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
1997-09-16
230Carlos Monroe25510 4 0
Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Jeff Chase   judges: Richard King 98-93, Herman Putnam 99-93, Danny Jones 99-91
1997-08-14
235Garing Lane29316 13 2
Coeur d'Alene Casino, Worley, Idaho, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Mills Lane 99-91 99-92 100-91
1997-07-12
235Jesse Shelby24522 16 1
Sam's Town Casino, Tunica, Mississippi, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
1997-06-05
227Isaac Brown24210 4 0
Imperial Ballroom, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1997-04-08
220Levi Billups225½20 12 1
Grand Casino, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA
W TKO12/12
 W  
TKO
12/12
  
time: 0:35   referee: Elmo Adolph   judges: C.D. JenkinsBill RayFred Steinwinder III
IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
1996-12-17
229½Sam Hampton22917 2 2
National Guard Armory, Pikesville, Maryland, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Bill Holmes   judges: Paul Artisst 112-111, Kenny Chevalier 113-110, Sheila Harmon 112-111
IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
Sullivan down twice and lost three points for low blows
1996-10-03
230½Will Hinton22816 8 1
Ramada Astrodome Hotel, Houston, Texas, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 3:05   referee: Robert Gonzalez   judges: Bob MartinScott MorrisonChuck Bertani
1996-09-25
233Arthur Weathers21322 9 1
Coeur d'Alene Casino, Worley, Idaho, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:25
1996-08-24
228Martin Foster23411 13 1
The Pit, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
W KO3/8
 W  
KO
3/8
  
time: 1:52   referee: Neffie Quintana   judges: Joel CruzLevi MartinezSandy Pino
1996-07-18
228James Gaines296½12 1 0
The Roxy, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Harold Gomes 119-109 116-112 114-114
IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
1996-06-27
234½Bradley Rone2365 12 1
Houston, Texas, USA
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
time: 1:14   judges: Charles StansellLee McCowanBob Martin
1996-04-20
230Buster Mathis Jr.23021 1 0
Engelstad Arena, Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA
NNC5/12
 N 
NC
5/12
  
referee: Dennis Nelson   judge: Mark Nelson
IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
This fight was stopped due to cuts suffered from an accidental clash of heads.
1996-04-09
229Cleveland Woods23213 8 0
Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1996-03-09
234Olian Alexander22224 6 0
Taj Majal Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO2/12
 W  
TKO
2/12
  
judges: John PoturajCalvin ClaxtonDebra Barnes
IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
1996-01-13
230Terry Davis23931 7 2
Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO5/12
 W  
TKO
5/12
  
time: 2:07
IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
1995-12-13
233Marion Wilson2128 17 3
Tropworld Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
1995-12-05
234Ken Smith23612 5 0
Grand Casino, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
time: 2:26   referee: Paul Sita
1995-10-06
224¾Calvin Veasley2495 8 0
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1995-09-09
225Thomas Williams21915 1 0
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
1995-07-27
224½Martin Foster244½11 9 1
Marriott Hotel, Irvine, California, USA
NNC8/10
 N 
NC
8/10
  
1995-06-17
222Curtis Shepard21813 1 0
Aladdin Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO1/12
 W  
KO
1/12
  
time: 1:49   referee: Jay Nady
vacant IBF Inter-Continental heavyweight title
1995-01-26
222Levi Billups23518 9 0
Irvine, California, USA
W SD8/8
 W  
SD
8/8
  
1994-12-17
224Jeff Hollins2271 4 1
Palm Springs, California, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1994-12-06
227Randy Wilsondebut
Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1994-11-02
Jim Mullen2184 0 0
Warner Center Marriott, Woodland Hills, California, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
time: 2:15
1994-10-13
227Ahmed Abdin23713 0 1
Houston, Texas, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1994-09-09
230Jeff Hollins2301 2 1
Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
1994-08-23
233Jeff Hollins2301 1 1
Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
1994-07-30
239¾Paul Hirsch240debut
Tucson, Arizona, USA
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1994-06-25
250Jonathan Grant290debut
MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD4/4
 L 
UD
4/4
  
referee: Carlos Padilla   judges: Richard Houck 36-40, Bill Graham 37-39, Bill Bellegia 37-39
1994-06-16
250Daniel Moore253debut
Silver Nugget, North Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
1992-08-27
223Mike Davis205debut
Sports Arena, San Diego, California, USA
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
time: 2:18
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