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Derrick Jefferson boxer

Derrick Jefferson image
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 6″/198cm
Reach 82″/208cm
Debut 1995-06-19
Born 1968-03-10
Nationality USA
Residence Oak Park, Michigan, USA
bouts
33
won
28
lost
4
draw
1
bouts
33
won
28
lost
4
draw
1
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 6″/198cm
Reach 82″/208cm
Debut 1995-06-19
Born 1968-03-10
Nationality USA
Residence Oak Park, Michigan, USA

Jefferson became the 1994 National Golden Gloves Super Heavyweight Champion handing Michael Grant his only amateur loss in the semifinals.Nicknamed "D Train", Jefferson is best known for his devastating KO of journeyman Maurice Harris, named the 1999 Ring Magazine knockout of the year.

Jefferson became the 1994 National Golden Gloves Super Heavyweight Champion handing Michael Grant his only amateur loss in the semifinals.Nicknamed "D Train", Jefferson is best known for his devastating KO of journeyman Maurice Harris, named the 1999 Ring Magazine knockout of the year.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
April 30, 2005 DaVarryl Williamson WLWWLW Madison Square Garden, New York vacant World Boxing Council Continental Americas Heavyweight

vacant World Boxing Organisation NABO Heavyweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 27, 2004 Ed White LLLLLL Riehle Brothers Pavilion, Lafayette WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 27, 2004 Julius Long WWWWLL Blue Horizon, Philadelphia WIN
TD
Sept. 21, 2002 Sedreck Fields LDWWLW Stratosphere Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Split-decision
Feb. 16, 2002 Phil Jackson WLLLLW Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 23, 2001 Eric Curry WLLLL Ramada Inn, Southfield WIN
KO
March 24, 2001 Wladimir Klitschko WWWWWW Rudi Sedlmayer Halle, Munich World Boxing Organisation World Heavyweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 4, 2000 Marcus Johnson LLLLLD Madison Square Garden Theater, New York World Boxing Organisation World Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 20, 2000 Oleg Maskaev WWWWWW Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City LOSS
Technical knockout
Jan. 15, 2000 David Izon WLWWWW Radio City Music Hall, New York LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 6, 1999 Maurice Harris WWWWWW Convention Hall, Atlantic City WIN
KO
Sept. 10, 1999 Melvin Foster LLLWWL Soaring Eagle Casino, Mount Pleasant WIN
Technical knockout
May 20, 1999 Obed Sullivan WLWLLW Grand Casino, Tunica vacant NABA Heavyweight

WIN
Split-decision
March 4, 1999 Bert Cooper WLLLWL Soaring Eagle Casino, Mount Pleasant WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 7, 1999 Marselles Brown WWWWLW Grand Casino, Tunica DRAW
TD
Oct. 2, 1998 Marion Wilson WLLWLL Civic Center, Lake Charles WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 22, 1998 Jeff Lally LLWLDL Casino Magic, Bay Saint Louis WIN
Technical knockout
May 24, 1998 Levi Billups LLWLLL The Palace, Auburn Hills WIN
Unanimous decision
April 21, 1998 Clement Hassan LLWWLW Players Island Casino, Lake Charles WIN
KO
Feb. 27, 1998 Tui Toia LLLLWL UAW Hall, Parma WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 22, 1997 Isaac Brown LLLLLW Taj Majal Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 7, 1997 Lorenzo Boyd LLWLLL The Palace, Auburn Hills WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 21, 1997 Brian Yates LWLLLL Harvey's Casino, Council Bluffs WIN
Unanimous decision
July 8, 1997 Wendell Blount Incahoots, Indianapolis WIN
KO
April 26, 1997 Ralph West WWWWLW Convention Center, Atlantic City WIN
KO
March 18, 1997 Harold Johnson LLLLLW IMA Sports Arena, Flint WIN
KO
Dec. 21, 1996 Fred Peppers LLLLLL Beaumont Club, Kansas City WIN
KO
Dec. 4, 1996 Tom Jablonski LD Toledo WIN
KO
Nov. 15, 1996 Larry Fleming LLLLLL Fiesta Palace, Waukegan WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 8, 1996 Terrence Holley IMA Sports Arena, Flint WIN
KO
Oct. 23, 1995 Robert Toyer L Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 25, 1995 Roberto Ramirez L Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
KO
June 19, 1995 Ismail Muhammad L Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO