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Doug DeWitt boxer

Doug DeWitt image
Status inactive
Division middleweight
Height 5′ 9″/175cm
Debut 1980-03-28
Born 1961-08-13
Nationality USA
Residence Yonkers, New York, USA
bouts
46
won
33
lost
8
draw
5
bouts
46
won
33
lost
8
draw
5
Status inactive
Division middleweight
Height 5′ 9″/175cm
Debut 1980-03-28
Born 1961-08-13
Nationality USA
Residence Yonkers, New York, USA

Doug DeWitt (born August 13 1961) is an American former World Middleweight Champion. Known as "Cobra," DeWitt, who was raised in Yonkers, New York, started boxing at the age of 15. By the time he was 18, he had turned pro. He won three middleweight titles during a 12-year career. He was born in Youngstown, Ohio.

Doug DeWitt (born August 13 1961) is an American former World Middleweight Champion. Known as "Cobra," DeWitt, who was raised in Yonkers, New York, started boxing at the age of 15. By the time he was 18, he had turned pro. He won three middleweight titles during a 12-year career. He was born in Youngstown, Ohio.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Dec. 5, 1992 James Toney WDWWWW Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City LOSS
Corner retirement
May 28, 1992 Dan Sherry WWLWLL Kushers Country Club, Monticello WIN
Split-decision
Feb. 7, 1992 Tyrone Frazier WLWLWL Convention Center, Atlantic City DRAW
Majority decision
April 29, 1990 Nigel Benn WWLWWW Caesars Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City World Boxing Organisation World Middleweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Jan. 15, 1990 Matthew Hilton WWWLWD Convention Center, Atlantic City World Boxing Organisation World Middleweight

WIN
Corner retirement
April 18, 1989 Robbie Sims WWDWWL Showboat Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City vacant World Boxing Organisation World Middleweight

Inaugural title
WIN
Split-decision
Nov. 8, 1988 Sumbu Kalambay WWWWWW Stade Louis II, Fontvieille World Boxing Association World Middleweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Aug. 19, 1988 Alberto Gonzalez LWWLWW Resorts International, Atlantic City WIN
KO
Jan. 29, 1988 Ron Essett WLLWWW Resorts International, Atlantic City DRAW
Points
Nov. 6, 1987 Tony Thornton WWWWWD Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City USBA Middleweight

WIN
Majority decision
Aug. 18, 1987 Lenny LaPaglia WWWWWW Resorts International, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 20, 1987 Jose Quinones WWLWLL Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 17, 1986 Thomas Hearns WWWLWW Cobo Arena, Detroit NABF Middleweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
July 13, 1986 Milton McCrory WWWWLW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas LOSS
Unanimous decision
May 6, 1986 Charles Boston WWWWLW Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 18, 1986 Luis Rivera WWWWWL Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 30, 1985 Robbie Sims WWWWLW Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City LOSS
Unanimous decision
March 8, 1985 Don Lee WWWWWW Westchester County Center, White Plains DRAW
Points
Oct. 4, 1984 Jimmie Sykes WWWLWL Resorts International, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
April 19, 1984 Bobby Hoye WLLWWD Resorts International, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 17, 1984 Mike Tinley WWWWW Resorts International, Atlantic City ESPN Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 13, 1984 Freddie Boynton WLWLLW Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Corner retirement
Sept. 9, 1983 Hector Rosario LL Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
KO
Aug. 10, 1983 King Starling LWW Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 16, 1983 Vernon Reed WWWWLW Bryne Meadowlands Arena, East Rutherford WIN
KO
Dec. 3, 1982 Larry Rayford WLWWWW Superdome, New Orleans WIN
KO
Oct. 20, 1982 Teddy Mann WWWWLL Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 2, 1982 William Page LLLLLL Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City WIN
KO
Aug. 4, 1982 Mike Hyman WWLWLL Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Technical knockout
March 21, 1982 Ben Serrano LWWLLL Playboy Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City DRAW
Points
March 4, 1982 Bill Medei DWWWWW Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 4, 1982 Danny Long WWLWWW Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City WIN
Majority decision
Dec. 22, 1981 Charlie Hecker LLWWLW Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 24, 1981 Tony Suero WWLLWL Westchester County Center, White Plains DRAW
Points
Oct. 9, 1981 Danny McAloon LLWLDW Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Technical knockout
June 25, 1981 Lenny Villers WWWLLW New Westcester Town Hall, Tarrytown WIN
Technical knockout
April 24, 1981 Kevin Cheatum WL Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
KO
March 8, 1981 Ben Serrano LLWLLW Resorts International, Atlantic City LOSS
Points
Feb. 18, 1981 Willard Nance WL Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Points
Jan. 21, 1981 Larry Davis LLLLLL Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Points
Dec. 17, 1980 Derrick Doughty LW Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
KO
Oct. 15, 1980 Terry Duncan LLW Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 17, 1980 Larry Davis LLLLLL Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Unanimous decision
June 11, 1980 Calvin Cook L Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
Unanimous decision
May 14, 1980 Charlie Hecker WW Westchester County Center, White Plains WIN
KO
March 28, 1980 Peter Pennello DWD Dick Clark Theatre, Tarrytown WIN
Points