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Brian Cohen (born 20 March 1976 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States) is a retired professional boxer and a current boxing manager.

Brian Cohen
BornBrian Cohen
(1976-03-20) 20 March 1976 (age 43)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
ResidencePittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
NationalityAmerican
Weight168 lb (76 kg; 12 st 0 lb)
Divisionsuper middleweight
light heavyweight
StyleBoxing
Years active1995–1996, 2004, 2008–2010
Professional boxing record
Total18
Wins15
By knockout14
Losses2
By knockout2
Draws0
No contests1
Other information
OccupationBoxer
Promoter
Manager
Boxing record from BoxRec
last updated on: 16 March 2017

During his professional boxing career, Cohen was ranked in the top 40 of the WBC and has held the WBC Continental Americas light heavyweight title.[1] Cohen fought his last bout in 2010, fighting for the first time outside of USA in New Zealand.[2] After retiring, Cohen became a manager, focusing on women boxers. Today Cohen is one of the most successful boxing managers in the world.[3]

Contents

Notable boxers managedEdit

Professional boxing titlesEdit

  • USA State Titles
    • USA Mid American light heavyweight title (174 Ibs)
    • USA Mid West light heavyweight title (174 Ibs)
    • USA Indiana State light heavyweight title (174 Ibs)
  • North American Boxing Council
    • NABC Light Heavyweight Title (174 Ibs)
  • C.A.M. Light Heavyweight Title (174 Ibs)
  • World Boxing Council
    • WBC Continental Americas light heavyweight title (169 Ibs)

Professional boxing recordEdit

Professional record summary
18 fights 15 wins 2 losses
By knockout 14 2
By decision 1 0
Draws 0
No contests 1

[4]

No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
18 NC 15–2
(1)
  Taito Ratuere NC 2 (12) 21 August 2010   Panmure Lagoon Stadium, Panmure, New Zealand vacant WBO Oriental super middleweight title
17 Win 15–2   Jason Wilson TKO 2 (6)
1:58
22 May 2010   Kewadin Casino, Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan, USA
16 Win 14–2   Shawn Kirk TKO 2 (4)
0:26
12 December 2009   Ranson Civic Center, Ranson, West Virginia, USA
15 Win 13–2   James Morrow TKO 1
1:00
29 August 2009   Benton Convention Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
14 Win 12–2   Hector Ramirez TKO 2 (4)
0:32
25 July 2009   St. Paul Armory, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
13 Win 11–2   Robbie Tovar KO 1 (8)
1:40
9 May 2009   South Philadelphia High School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA vacant WBC Continental Americas light heavyweight title
12 Lose 10–2   Billy Bailey KO 2 (8)
1:45
31 January 2009   South Philadelphia High School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA USA Mid American & vacant WBC United States (USNBC) light heavyweight title
11 Win 10–1   Stevie Robinson KO 2 (8)
0:53
6 December 2008   Riehle Brothers Pavilion, Lafayette, Indiana, USA
10 Win 9–1   Tony Ault KO 2 (8)
0:38
28 November 2008   Convention Center, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA
9 Win 8–1   Ray Cuningham KO 2 (8)
0:28
18 October 2008   Johanning Civic Center, Kokomo, Indiana, USA vacant USA Mid American, vacant USA Mid West, vacant USA Indiana State, vacant NABC & vacant C.A.M. Light Heavyweight Titles
8 Win 7–1   Seth Walker KO 1 (4)
0:35
20 September 2008   Cox Convention Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
7 Win 6–1   Roy Timmons TKO 1
1:05
11 September 2008   Red & Jerrys, Denver, Colorado, USA
6 Win 5–1   Montreze Evans TKO 3 (4) 31 August 2008   Fortune Bay Casino, Tower, Minnesota, USA
5 Win 4–1   Brian Foster TKO 1 (4)
1:10
17 May 2008   Riehle Brothers Pavilion, Lafayette, Indiana, USA
4 Win 3–1   Rashaan Goins SD 4 14 May 2004   New Alhambra, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
3 Win 2–1   Nick Cocaj TKO 2 (4) 28 August 2004   Lagoon Nightclub, Essington, Pennsylvania, USA
2 Win 1–1   Melvin Withers TKO 2 (4) 1 March 1996   Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
1 Lose 0–1   Theon Holland TKO 2 (4) 13 January 1995   Ballys Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA Professional debut

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "WBC Rankings for July 2009". Boxing insider. Retrieved 16 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Big Night of Boxing at Panmure's Lagoon Stadium". Fight Times Magazine. 30 August 2010. Retrieved 16 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Ring Magazine: Women's Boxing Manager of the Year!". Dog House Boxing. 24 February 2012. Retrieved 16 March 2017.
  4. ^ "Brian Cohen". Boxrec. Retrieved 16 March 2017.