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Robert Daniels boxer

Robert Daniels image
Status inactive
Division cruiserweight
Height 5′ 9½″/177cm
Reach 71½″/182cm
Debut 1984-03-04
Born 1966-08-30
Nationality USA
Residence Miami, Florida, USA
bouts
61
won
49
lost
10
draw
1
bouts
61
won
49
lost
10
draw
1
Status inactive
Division cruiserweight
Height 5′ 9½″/177cm
Reach 71½″/182cm
Debut 1984-03-04
Born 1966-08-30
Nationality USA
Residence Miami, Florida, USA

Daniels, known as "Preacherman," turned pro in 1984 and in 1989 he captured the vacant World Boxing Association (WBA) cruiserweight title by defeating a badly faded 36-year-old Dwight Muhammad Qawi. He defended the title twice before losing the title to Bobby Czyz in 1991 in a close split decision.He continued to fight as both a cruiserweight and heavyweight through 1997. In his highest profile fights as a heavyweight, he lost to Lawrence Clay-Bey and David Tua.

Daniels, known as "Preacherman," turned pro in 1984 and in 1989 he captured the vacant World Boxing Association (WBA) cruiserweight title by defeating a badly faded 36-year-old Dwight Muhammad Qawi. He defended the title twice before losing the title to Bobby Czyz in 1991 in a close split decision.He continued to fight as both a cruiserweight and heavyweight through 1997. In his highest profile fights as a heavyweight, he lost to Lawrence Clay-Bey and David Tua.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
March 2, 2012 Victor Bisbal WWWWWW Coliseo Angel 'Cholo' Espada, Salinas LOSS
Technical knockout
Sept. 15, 2007 Aldo Colliander WLWWWL Lofberg Arena, Karlstad LOSS
Unanimous decision
Jan. 27, 2007 Aldo Colliander WWWWLW Scandinavium Arena, Gothenburg LOSS
Majority decision
Dec. 6, 2005 Dan Ward LLLLLW Omni New Daisy Theater, Memphis WIN
KO
Nov. 26, 2005 Shawn Robinson WLLLLL Convention Center, Fort Smith WIN
KO
Oct. 4, 2005 Shelby Gross WWWWWL Omni New Daisy Theater, Memphis WIN
KO
June 28, 2005 Jason Waller WDLLLW Radisson Mart Plaza Hotel, Miami WIN
Technical knockout
June 8, 2004 Dale Brown WWWLWW Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood vacant NABF Cruiserweight

vacant World Boxing Organisation NABO Cruiserweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Dec. 5, 2003 Jermell Barnes WLLWL Seminole Casino, Coconut Creek vacant World Boxing Organisation NABO Cruiserweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
May 17, 2003 Alex Gonzales WWWWWL Thunderbird Wild West Casino, Norman Vacant IBA Super Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 4, 2003 John Randall WWWWLL Omni New Daisy Theater, Memphis WIN
Technical knockout
May 12, 2001 Samson Cohen LWLWL Johnson City Vacant WBF Super Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 12, 2001 Marvin Hunt WLLWLL Gaillard Municipal Auditorium, Charleston Vacant WBF Super Cruiserweight

WIN
KO
March 23, 2001 Frankie Hines LLLLLW Virginia Beach Vacant WBF Super Cruiserweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 24, 2001 Danny Wofford LLLLLL Golden Gloves Arena, Knoxville Vacant WBF Super Cruiserweight

WIN
Points
July 21, 2000 David Tua WWWWWW Regent Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas International Boxing Federation Inter-Continental Heavyweight

USBA Heavyweight

LOSS
KO
Jan. 23, 2000 Lawrence Clay Bey WWWWWW Venice Arena, Venice LOSS
Unanimous decision
July 4, 1999 Derek Amos LLLLWL Atlantis, Fort Lauderdale WIN
Technical knockout
May 5, 1998 Don Diego Poeder WWWWWW Grand Casino, Biloxi vacant International Boxing Organization World Cruiserweight

WIN
KO
Jan. 20, 1998 Danny Wofford LLLLLL Music City Mix Factory, Nashville vacant International Boxing Organization World Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 4, 1997 Lamont Burgin LWLLWL Pepsi Arena, Albany vacant International Boxing Organization World Cruiserweight

WIN
KO
March 1, 1997 Kenny Keene WWWWWW Convention Center, Atlantic City WIN
Split-decision
Dec. 5, 1996 Duane Smith LWLLLL Brady Theater, Tulsa WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 1, 1996 Terry Ray LWWWWW War Memorial Auditorium, Fort Lauderdale WIN
Split-decision
Aug. 21, 1996 Caseny Truesdale LLLLLL The Ritz, Raleigh
NC
July 14, 1996 Stan Johnson LLLLLL Lady Luck Casino, Davenport WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 20, 1996 Mike Sedillo LLDWWW Mahi Temple Shrine Auditorium, Miami WIN
Split-decision
Dec. 21, 1995 Tim Knight LLLLWL War Memorial Auditorium, Fort Lauderdale WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 7, 1995 Tim St Clair LLLLLL Mountaineer Casino Racetrack and Resort, Chester WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 6, 1995 Mike Acey LLLWLL Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket WIN
KO
June 27, 1995 Artis Pendergrass WWLWWL War Memorial Auditorium, Fort Lauderdale WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 15, 1994 Eddie Curry LLLLLW Miami Beach WIN
KO
June 30, 1994 Sergey Kobozev WWWWWW Trump Castle, Atlantic City vacant USBA Cruiserweight

LOSS
Corner retirement
March 10, 1994 James Flowers DLLLDL Park Plaza Hotel, Hialeah vacant USBA Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 25, 1993 James Flowers WWWDLL Orange Dome, Winter Haven vacant USBA Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 3, 1993 Lopez McGee LLLLLL Dalton vacant USBA Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 13, 1993 James Heath WDDWWW Miami vacant USBA Cruiserweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 3, 1992 Barry Kirton WWWLWL Camuy vacant USBA Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 14, 1992 Eddie Curry WLWLLL Greenville Memorial Auditorium, Greenville vacant USBA Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 8, 1991 Bobby Czyz WLLWWW Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Nov. 22, 1990 Taoufik Belbouli WWWWWW Palacio de los Deportes, Madrid World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

DRAW
Points
July 19, 1990 Craig Bodzianowski WDWWLW Kingdome, Seattle World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 27, 1989 Dwight Muhammad Qawi LLWWWW Pavillon Baltard, Nogent-sur-Marne vacant World Boxing Association World Cruiserweight

WIN
Split-decision
Jan. 30, 1989 Bobby Thomas WLWWLL The Heat Nightclub, Fort Lauderdale WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 16, 1988 Bruce Johnson LLLWWL James Knight Convention Center, Miami WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 29, 1988 Rodney Stockton LLWLLW Las Vegas Hilton, Hilton Center, Las Vegas WIN
KO
July 30, 1988 Gerald Brown L Convention Center, Miami Beach WIN
KO
April 22, 1988 Michael Johnson LLLLWW Milander Auditorium, Hialeah USA Florida State Cruiserweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 15, 1988 Larry Gadsden Sheraton of the Americas, Hialeah WIN
Technical knockout
June 15, 1987 John L Johnson LLLLLL Miami Beach WIN
KO
May 16, 1987 Ernest Simmons WW Convention Center, Miami Beach WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 28, 1987 Norris Ford Convention Center, Coconut Grove WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 25, 1985 Milton Owens WWWLLL Victory Park Auditorium, North Miami Beach WIN
KO
Sept. 27, 1985 Mike De Angelo Sheraton Americas Hotel, Hialeah WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 23, 1985 Edward Sharkey Tamiami Fairgrounds Auditorium, Miami WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 24, 1984 Larry Sanchez War Memorial Auditorium, Fort Lauderdale WIN
KO
July 31, 1984 Randy Armstrong LLDLLL Jai Alai Fronton, Miami WIN
Technical knockout
June 22, 1984 Brooks Groton National Guard Armory, West Palm Beach WIN
Technical knockout
June 13, 1984 Eric Holley Sunrise Musical Theatre, Sunrise LOSS
Majority decision
May 4, 1984 Jose Marino National Guard Armory, Homestead WIN
Technical knockout
March 4, 1984 James Roper LLLLLL Calle Ocho Festival, Miami WIN
KO