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Wesley Watson boxer

Wesley Watson image
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 4″/193cm
Debut 1987-05-09
Born 1962-09-16
Nationality USA
Residence Bristol, Tennessee, USA
bouts
20
won
17
lost
3
draw
0
bouts
20
won
17
lost
3
draw
0
Status inactive
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 4″/193cm
Debut 1987-05-09
Born 1962-09-16
Nationality USA
Residence Bristol, Tennessee, USA

Watson turned pro in 1987 and won his first 10 bouts before stepping up in class and losing to Bernardo Mercado in 1988. After another string of victories he faced Michael Dokes but lost via 3rd-round TKO. In his next fight he was TKO'd by Ray Mercer and retired. He returned to the sport five years later but retired again after two victories.Watson became the 1985 National AAU Super Heavyweight Champion (201 lbs. or more), while boxing for U.S. Army.

Watson turned pro in 1987 and won his first 10 bouts before stepping up in class and losing to Bernardo Mercado in 1988. After another string of victories he faced Michael Dokes but lost via 3rd-round TKO. In his next fight he was TKO'd by Ray Mercer and retired. He returned to the sport five years later but retired again after two victories.Watson became the 1985 National AAU Super Heavyweight Champion (201 lbs. or more), while boxing for U.S. Army.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
April 16, 1996 Dwayne Hall LLLLLL Big Kahuna Nightclub, Wilmington WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 19, 1995 William Campudoni LLLLLL Columbia WIN
KO
Jan. 15, 1990 Ray Mercer WWWWWW Convention Center, Atlantic City LOSS
Technical knockout
Aug. 24, 1989 Michael Dokes WWWWLW Felt Forum, New York LOSS
Technical knockout
June 12, 1989 Anthony Green Convention Center, Erlanger WIN
KO
May 22, 1989 Randy Davis WWLLLL Yankee Doodle, Bowling Green WIN
KO
May 13, 1989 James Holley LLLLW Bristol WIN
KO
March 24, 1989 Danny Sutton LWLLLL Freedom Hall, Louisville WIN
Unanimous decision
Nov. 12, 1988 Larry Givens LLLLLL Bristol Sports Arena, Bristol WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 13, 1988 Bernardo Mercado LWWWWW Bristol LOSS
Technical knockout
July 23, 1988 John Morton WLLLLL Bristol WIN
Points
June 25, 1988 Frankie Hines LLLWLL National Guard Armory, Bristol WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 16, 1988 Calvin Jones L Viking Hall, Bristol WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 28, 1987 Jeff Burg LLLLLL International Speedway, Bristol WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 19, 1987 Joe Adams LLWLLL Tulsa WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 29, 1987 Darryl Rouse W Brady Theater, Tulsa WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 19, 1987 Wesley Smith LLLLLW International Speedway, Bristol WIN
Points
Aug. 24, 1987 Ray Sims LLLL Louisville Gardens, Louisville WIN
Technical knockout
July 11, 1987 Mark Green LLL Bristol Sports Arena, Bristol WIN
KO
May 9, 1987 Troy Whitehead Viking Hall, Bristol WIN
KO