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Shawn O'Sullivan boxer

Shawn O'Sullivan image
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Debut 1984-10-09
Born 1962-05-09
Nationality Canada
Residence Toronto, Ontario, Canada
bouts
28
won
23
lost
5
draw
0
bouts
28
won
23
lost
5
draw
0
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Debut 1984-10-09
Born 1962-05-09
Nationality Canada
Residence Toronto, Ontario, Canada

O'Sullivan first learned boxing under his father, Michael, a Toronto bus driver. His first coach was Ken Hamilton.His next teacher was Peter Wylie, a member of the Toronto police department who was a specialist in defusing bombs. He trained at a warehouse in Cabbagetown.Leading up the 1984 Olympics, O'Sullivan and fellow Canadian Willie de Wit were both favoured to win the gold medals in their classes: de Wit as a heavyweight and O'Sullivan as a light middleweight.

O'Sullivan first learned boxing under his father, Michael, a Toronto bus driver. His first coach was Ken Hamilton.His next teacher was Peter Wylie, a member of the Toronto police department who was a specialist in defusing bombs. He trained at a warehouse in Cabbagetown.Leading up the 1984 Olympics, O'Sullivan and fellow Canadian Willie de Wit were both favoured to win the gold medals in their classes: de Wit as a heavyweight and O'Sullivan as a light middleweight.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
March 27, 1997 Rob Stowell LWWLLL Convention Centre, Edmonton WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 19, 1997 Tim Payton WLLLLW Louisville WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 23, 1996 Raul Torres WLLLLW Curzon Health Club, Etobicoke WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 30, 1996 Lue Terry WW Brewery's Thunderdome, Louisville WIN
Technical knockout
March 17, 1992 Alex Hilton WLWLWW Forum, Montreal LOSS
Technical knockout
Aug. 15, 1991 Kevin Watts WLWWLW Resorts Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City LOSS
Unanimous decision
May 29, 1991 Mike Williams WWLWWW Buffalo Auditorium, Buffalo WIN
Technical knockout
March 18, 1991 Benoit Boudreau LWWWLL Halifax Forum, Halifax WIN
Technical knockout
March 25, 1988 Donovan Boucher WWWWWW Varsity Arena, Toronto Canada Welterweight

LOSS
KO
Jan. 8, 1988 Luis Santana WWLLWL Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas NABF Welterweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 24, 1987 Darryl Anthony WLWWLL Sudbury Arena, Sudbury WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 29, 1987 Chris Clarke WWWLWW Halifax Forum, Halifax WIN
KO
Aug. 20, 1987 Eduardo Brinoles LLLLLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 1, 1987 Rick Kaiser WLWLLL Quinte Sports Centre, Belleville WIN
Corner retirement
June 5, 1987 Denis Sigouin WLLWLL Congress Center, Ottawa WIN
Unanimous decision
March 16, 1987 Cortez Treadwell WLLDLW Harbour Castle Hilton Hotel, Toronto WIN
Unanimous decision
June 8, 1986 Simon Brown WWWWLW C.N.E. Coliseum, Toronto LOSS
Technical knockout
March 27, 1986 Alberto Lopez LLLLWL Dartmouth Sportsplex, Dartmouth WIN
KO
Feb. 10, 1986 Tomas Negro Garcia WLLLLL Harbour Castle Hilton Hotel, Toronto WIN
KO
Dec. 19, 1985 Roman Nunez WWWWLL Congress Center, Ottawa WIN
KO
Nov. 16, 1985 Ricky Avendano WWWLWL Harrah's Hotel & Casino, Harrah's Convention Center, Reno WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 7, 1985 Mark Lassein WWWWLL PNE Agrodome, Vancouver WIN
KO
July 27, 1985 Al Long WWLWWW Max Bell Centre, Calgary WIN
Unanimous decision
June 11, 1985 Junie Nash DLWWWL Ivor Wynne Centre, Hamilton WIN
KO
April 18, 1985 Dexter Smith WWWWWW Congress Center, Ottawa WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 11, 1985 Marvin McDowell WWLLWL Neptune Sports Arena, Cork WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 30, 1984 Charlie Smith WWWLDD Halifax Metro Centre, Halifax WIN
KO
Oct. 9, 1984 Vint Hammock WWWWLL Harbour Castle Hilton Hotel, Toronto WIN
Unanimous decision