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Mark Breland boxer

Mark Breland image
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 6′ 2″/188cm
Debut 1984-11-15
Born 1963-05-11
Nationality USA
Residence New York, New York, USA
bouts
39
won
35
lost
3
draw
1
bouts
39
won
35
lost
3
draw
1
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 6′ 2″/188cm
Debut 1984-11-15
Born 1963-05-11
Nationality USA
Residence New York, New York, USA

Breland, who was born in Brooklyn, New York, compiled an impressive amateur record of 110–1. Highlights of which were:Breland turned professional in 1984. In 1987, Breland won the vacant WBA welterweight title. He lost it in his first defense to Marlon Starling. In 1989, Breland again won the vacant WBA Welterweight Title. He made three successful title defenses before losing it to Aaron Davis in a back-and-forth 9-round contest that was nearly called off twice because of injuries to Davis' eye before Breland was knocked out in round 9.

Breland, who was born in Brooklyn, New York, compiled an impressive amateur record of 110–1. Highlights of which were:Breland turned professional in 1984. In 1987, Breland won the vacant WBA welterweight title. He lost it in his first defense to Marlon Starling. In 1989, Breland again won the vacant WBA Welterweight Title. He made three successful title defenses before losing it to Aaron Davis in a back-and-forth 9-round contest that was nearly called off twice because of injuries to Davis' eye before Breland was knocked out in round 9.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
March 21, 1997 Rick Haynes WWLLLD Riverfront Sports Arena, Jacksonville WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 10, 1997 Bobby Butters LLLLLL Riverfront Sports Arena, Jacksonville WIN
Technical knockout
June 7, 1996 Darryl Lattimore LWWLWL Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
May 19, 1996 Buck Smith WLWWWW The Palace, Auburn Hills WIN
KO
Jan. 27, 1996 Ricardo Smith DLLLLL Schwartz Athletic Center, Brooklyn WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 13, 1991 Jorge Vaca LWWWWW Arco Arena, Sacramento LOSS
Technical knockout
July 12, 1991 Julian Samaha WWWLLW Caesars Tahoe, Outdoor Arena, Stateline WIN
Technical knockout
June 10, 1991 Henry Anaya Jr. WWWLLW Meadowlands Convention Center, Secaucus WIN
Unanimous decision
April 9, 1991 Ariel Conde LLLLLL The Palace, Auburn Hills WIN
KO
July 8, 1990 Aaron Davis WWWWWW Harrah's Hotel & Casino, Reno World Boxing Association World Welterweight

LOSS
KO
March 3, 1990 Lloyd Honeyghan WLWWLW Wembley Arena, Wembley World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 10, 1989 Fujio Ozaki WLWWWW Korakuen Hall World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 13, 1989 Mauro Martelli WWWWWL Patinoire des Vernets, Geneva World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 22, 1989 Rafael Pineda WWWWWW Trump Castle, Atlantic City World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 4, 1989 Seung-Soon Lee WWWLWW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas vacant World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 7, 1988 Ozzie O'Neal WLLWWL The Palace, Auburn Hills WIN
KO
Aug. 11, 1988 Pablo Baez LWWLLL DiVinci Manor, Chicago WIN
KO
April 16, 1988 Marlon Starling WWWWWW Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas DRAW
Split-decision
Feb. 5, 1988 Juan Alonso Villa WLLWLW Convention Center, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 5, 1987 Javier Suazo LWDWLW Convention Center, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 22, 1987 Marlon Starling WLWWWW Township Auditorium, Columbia World Boxing Association World Welterweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
July 10, 1987 Juan Rondon WWLLL Fort Village World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 6, 1987 Harold Volbrecht WWWWDW Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City vacant World Boxing Association World Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 13, 1986 Orlando Orozco WWWLLW Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 15, 1986 Ralph Twinning WLWLLL Township Auditorium, Columbia WIN
KO
Sept. 14, 1986 Reggie Miller LLLWLW Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City WIN
KO
June 21, 1986 John Munduga WWWWWW Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
May 15, 1986 Ricky Avendano WWLWLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
April 12, 1986 Darryl Anthony WWWWWW Ice World, Totowa WIN
Technical knockout
March 2, 1986 Richard Aguirre WWWWWW Lancaster Host Resort, Lancaster WIN
KO
Jan. 25, 1986 Troy Wortham WWWWWW Lancaster Host Resort, Lancaster WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 21, 1985 Hedgemon Robertson LWLWWW Pavilion Convention Center, Virginia Beach WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 18, 1985 Donald Gwinn WWWWLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
July 20, 1985 Don Shiver WWWWWW Scope Arena, Norfolk WIN
Technical knockout
June 19, 1985 Dario De Jesus LLLWLL Ice World, Totowa WIN
KO
May 17, 1985 Vince Dunfee WWLWWW Caesars Tahoe, Cascade Showroom, Stateline WIN
KO
April 6, 1985 Steve Little LWWWWW Coliseum, San Angelo WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 5, 1985 Marlon Palmer WWDDWD Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 15, 1984 Dwight Williams WWWWWL Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Unanimous decision