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Willy Wise boxer

Willy Wise image
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 9½″/177cm
Reach 67″/170cm
Debut 1988-12-15
Born 1967-01-29
Nationality USA
Residence Westbury, New York, USA
bouts
41
won
26
lost
11
draw
4
bouts
41
won
26
lost
11
draw
4
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Height 5′ 9½″/177cm
Reach 67″/170cm
Debut 1988-12-15
Born 1967-01-29
Nationality USA
Residence Westbury, New York, USA

William Bernard "Willy" Wise (born January 29, 1967) is a retired American professional boxer from Onancock, Virginia. Wise has an IBO world title, but is best known for his 1999 upset of Julio Cesar Chavez. Wise was partially reared in Westbury, New York, from where he quickly rose to the top of the international amateur ranks and subsequently launched his professional career.Wise was an amateur standout, capturing various amateur titles, including:

William Bernard "Willy" Wise (born January 29, 1967) is a retired American professional boxer from Onancock, Virginia. Wise has an IBO world title, but is best known for his 1999 upset of Julio Cesar Chavez. Wise was partially reared in Westbury, New York, from where he quickly rose to the top of the international amateur ranks and subsequently launched his professional career.Wise was an amateur standout, capturing various amateur titles, including:

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Nov. 22, 2003 Julio Cesar Chavez WWLWLW Centro de Espectaculos Alamar, Tijuana LOSS
Technical knockout
April 25, 2002 Leo Edwards WLDDLW Huntington Hilton Hotel, Melville LOSS
Technical knockout
Sept. 7, 2001 Christian Bladt WWWWWL Lemvig idraets og kulturcenter, Lemvig World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Welterweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
June 11, 2001 Jawaid Khaliq WWWWWW Harvey Hadden Leisure Centre, Nottingham International Boxing Organization World Welterweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Dec. 2, 2000 Darren Bruce WWLWWD York Hall, Bethnal Green vacant International Boxing Organization World Welterweight

WIN
Points
May 20, 2000 Julian Holland WWWWWL Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 22, 2000 Shane Mosley WWWWWW Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 2, 1999 Julio Cesar Chavez WDWLWW Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
March 22, 1999 Edgar Ruiz WDWWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Organisation NABO Welterweight

LOSS
TD
Sept. 14, 1998 Santos Cardona WWWWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood World Boxing Organisation NABO Welterweight

LOSS
KO
March 10, 1998 Derrell Coley LWWWW National Guard Armory, Pikesville NABF Welterweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Oct. 17, 1997 Mike Rios WWLLWW Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket WIN
Technical knockout
March 22, 1997 Dingaan Thobela WWWWWL Wembley Indoor Arena, Johannesburg WIN
Split-decision
July 28, 1996 Jose Antonio Rivera WWWWWW Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket WIN
Split-decision
May 31, 1996 Alfredo Rojas LLDLWL Hilton Rye Town Hotel, Rye Brook USA New York State Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
April 19, 1996 Carlos Cartagena WLLLWW Queens USA New York State Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 25, 1995 Shannan Taylor WWWWWW Dapto Rugby League Club, Dapto USA New York State Welterweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
May 19, 1995 Jose Avila WLWLDW Lost Battalion Hall, Queens USA New York State Welterweight

WIN
Points
April 21, 1995 Miguel Santana LLLDLW Huntington Hilton Hotel, Melville WIN
Technical knockout
April 9, 1994 Reggie Green WWWWWW Scope Arena, Norfolk LOSS
Technical knockout
Sept. 25, 1993 Godfrey Nyakana WWWWWW Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie DRAW
Majority decision
July 23, 1993 Clarence Coleman WWLLLL Sheraton Hotel, Hasbrouck Heights WIN
Points
May 13, 1993 Tomas Enrique Diaz LLLLLL Paramount Theatre, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 18, 1993 Glenn Odem WLWLWW Paramount Theatre, New York WIN
Points
Jan. 12, 1993 Tony Marshall WWWWLD Paramount Theatre, New York DRAW
Points
June 10, 1992 Stephan Johnson WWWWWL Paramount Theatre, New York LOSS
Technical knockout
March 27, 1992 Leo Edwards WLWWWL Friar Tuck Inn, Catskill WIN
Points
Nov. 15, 1991 Lennell Stroman WWWLWL King Street Palace, Charleston WIN
Unanimous decision
July 23, 1991 Pedro Garcia L Kushers Country Club, Monticello WIN
Technical knockout
May 10, 1991 Junior Rodriguez LLLLWL Central Maine Civic Center, Lewiston WIN
Points
Oct. 30, 1990 Jose Avila WLWWLW Pines Hotel, South Fallsburg WIN
Split-decision
Jan. 12, 1990 Roosevelt Walker WWWWDW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Split-decision
Nov. 16, 1989 Stephan Johnson WLWWWL Beacon Theatre, New York DRAW
Points
Sept. 14, 1989 Ronald McCall WWW Beacon Theatre, New York DRAW
Points
Aug. 10, 1989 Anthony Martinez DLWWLW Felt Forum, New York WIN
Majority decision
July 13, 1989 Angelo Muniz L Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
June 15, 1989 Derrick Davenport WWLLLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
Points
May 25, 1989 Sidney Ubeda Gomes L Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
April 13, 1989 Sammy Jenkins L Felt Forum, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
March 16, 1989 Rodney Wyatt WWWW Felt Forum, New York WIN
Points
Dec. 15, 1988 Michael Hooper WDW Felt Forum, New York WIN
Unanimous decision