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CLEVELAND   "THE WARRIOR"   CORDER

IBC World Middleweight Champion
NBA World Middleweight Champion
CAM Middleweight Champion

Cleveland

Cleveland is a professional Middleweight from Boise, Idaho


As an amateur, Cleveland earned the following honors:

1997 Golden Gloves National Champion
1997 National Golden Gloves Golden Boy (MVP)
1996 USA vs. Korea Gold Medal Winner
1996 USA Olympic Trials Finalist
1996 U.S. National Championship Silver Medal Winner
1993 USA vs. Russia Gold Medal Winner
1993 Golden Gloves National Silver Medal Winner




Height: 5' 10"
Weight: Middleweight
Date of Birth: September 22, 1972
Birthplace: Boise, Idaho
Residence: Meridian, Idaho
Manager: Moe Smith   1 (800) 523-2464   Ext. #7234









REVIEW OF CLEVELAND'S MOST RECENT FIGHT:

On Friday, March 2nd, 2007, Cleveland Corder (36-3) defeated Zane Marks (15-3) in a 12-round unanimous decision at the Qwest Arena in Boise, Idaho.   With the win, Cleveland attained his career-long goal of a world title as he claimed both the vacant IBC and NBA world middleweight titles.   This was Cleveland's final appearance as a professional boxer.

Read the review of the bout at the Idaho Statesman online







Click   HERE   for live action photos from the Stanisavljevic fight from 5/12/06

Click   HERE   for live action photos from the Jonathan Corn fight from 2/3/06

Click   HERE   for live action photos from the Brent Cooper fight from 9/30/05

Click   HERE   for live action photos from the Steve Walker fight from 7/8/05

Click   HERE   for live action photos from the Ron Martinez fight from 2/25/05

Click   HERE   for live action photos from the Ron Johnson fight from 1/24/04

Click   HERE   for live action photos from the Rene Herrera fight from 8/18/03

Click   HERE   for live action photos from the Larry Banks fight from 1/11/02




While training in Las Vegas in 1999, Cleveland worked on the motion picture   "Play It to the Bone" as a stunt double for Antonio Banderas.   The movie features Banderas and Woody Harrelson as welterweight boxers Caesar Dominguez and Vince Boudreau, respectively, who get a final shot at boxing's big time.   With only a few hours to get from Los Angeles to Vegas, they take an unexpectedly circuitous road trip through the sizzling desert.   The movie was released nationwide January 21, 2000.

Click HERE for writer/director Ron Shelton's reflections on working with Cleveland.





Click to enlarge this picture of Cleveland and United States Secretary of the Interior (and former Idaho Governor) Dirk Kempthorne



Click to enlarge this picture of Cleveland in his hometown of Boise, Idaho







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CLEVELAND'S PROFESSIONAL RING RECORD:

36-3-0 (20 KO's)

2007

OPPONENT

LOCATION

RESULT

WEIGHT

MAR 2

ZANE MARKS

BOISE, ID

W: UN.DEC.12

157

2006

       

MAY 12

DANIEL STANISAVLJEVIC

BOISE, ID

W: UN. DEC. 7

157.5

FEB 3

JONATHON CORN

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 7th 1:17

159.2

2005

       

SEP 30

BRENT COOPER

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 3rd 1:30

155

JUL 8

STEVE WALKER       (CAM Title Bout)

BOISE, ID

W: KO 3rd 1:56

159-3/4

FEB 25

RON MARTINEZ

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 3rd 3:00

159-1/2

2004

       

MAR 11

JESSE BRINKLEY

WORLEY, ID

L: KO 9th 2:59

163

JAN 24

RONNIE JOHNSON

BOISE, ID

W: KO 8th 1:57

163

2003

       

SEP 25

JOE GARCIA

WORLEY, ID

W: UN. DEC. 10

159

AUG 18

RENE HERRERA

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 3rd 1:17

157

JUN 2

JESSE BRINKLEY

WORLEY, ID

L: TKO 1st 2:24

159

FEB 27

DARELLE SUKEROW

WORLEY, ID

W: UN. DEC. 10

154

2002

       

APR 4

ROBERT STOWELL

WORLEY, ID

W: UN. DEC. 10

160

FEB 20

RON MARTINEZ

WORLEY, ID

W: KO 4th :29

160

JAN 11

LARRY BANKS

BOISE, ID

W: UN. DEC. 6

156

2001

       

OCT 19

MARIO LOPEZ

WORLEY, ID

W: UN. DEC. 6

158

APR 7

RON PASEK

WORLEY, ID

W: UN. DEC. 8

158

MAR 4

ROGER FLORES

RENO, NV

W: UN. DEC. 6

158

2000

       

NOV 2

KENNEDY McCULLOUGH

WORLEY, ID

W: UN. DEC. 6

157

AUG 24

RON PASEK

WORLEY, ID

W: UN. DEC. 6

154-1/2

MAY 19

RONNIE JOHNSON

LOS ANGELES, CA

L: UN. DEC. 4

157

MAR 17

JUAN SOBARANES

DENVER, CO

W: UN. DEC. 6

157

FEB 12

DAVID OJEDA

BOISE, ID

W: KO 2nd 2:12

154-1/2

1999

       

NOV 12

BROOKE WELLBY       (IBA Title Bout)

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 4th

153-1/2

AUG 27

ROB BLEAKLEY         (IBA Title Bout)

BOISE, ID

W: UN. DEC. 12

159-1/2

JUL 23

TONY KERN

BOISE, ID

W: KO 2nd 1:06

157

JUN 25

RUDY LOVATO

LAS VEGAS, NV

W: UN. DEC. 6

155

APR 24

TONY BARTINELLI

ALBUQUERQUE, NM

W: UN. DEC. 6

155

FEB 19

BOBBY BUTTERS

BOISE, ID

W: KO 3rd :52

154

1998

       

DEC 12

ELCO GARCIA

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 4th

159

NOV 14

STACY GOODSON

EL PASO, TX

W: TKO 4th 2:08

158-1/2

OCT 23

BILL BURDEN

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 5th :49

153-1/2

AUG 15

LEROY OWENS

LOS ANGELES, CA

W: UN. DEC. 4

154-1/2

MAY 15

AARON MASTERSON

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 3rd 1:09

155

APR 1

KAMAU MARSHALL

WORLEY, ID

W: TKO 1st 1:34

156

MAR 15

GERARDO PACHECO

EL CAJON, CA

W: KO 1st 1:16

153

JAN 16

RONDELL ARMSTRONG

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 3rd

156

1997

       

NOV 15

DEXTER WILLIAMS

COACHELLA, CA

W: KO 2nd 1:56

153

OCT 14

RICKY STOCKTON

BOISE, ID

W: TKO 2nd 2:09

154








A junior middleweight, Idaho's Cleveland "The Warrior" Corder has a stellar professional record of 36-3-0 (20 KO's).   In his most recent bout, On Friday, March 2nd, 2007, Cleveland defeated Zane Marks (15-3) in a 12-round unanimous decision at the Qwest Arena in Boise, Idaho.   With the win, Cleveland attained his career-long goal of a world title as he claimed both the vacant IBC and NBA world middleweight titles.   This was Cleveland's final appearance as a professional boxer.

Cleveland notched his 35th professional victory with a unanimous seven-round decision over Daniel "Danny Zee" Stanisavljevic, ranked 20th in the US American middleweight rankings coming into the fight.   The bout featured contstant powerful exchanges through all seven rounds and turned into a bloodbath as Stanisavlijevic had three separate open cuts which were bleeding profusely.   Referee Tom Katsilometes and the ringside doctor both allowed the bout to continue through all seven rounds and both fighters appeared exhausted from the non-stop action.   The fight took place at Boise's Qwest Arena on May 12th, 2006.   On 2/3/06, in front of a sell-out crowd at Qwest Arena, Cleveland earned his 34th professional victory and 20th knockout with a TKO over Jonathan "Dark Angel" Corn (44-14-1 23KOs) at 1:17 of the seventh round .   The bout featured several good exchanges through six rounds.   Then a hard left - right combination knocked Corn to the canvas in the seventh.   He returned to his feet but Cleveland moved in quickly, backing up Corn with a flurry of punches culminating in a hard right hook followed by a left cross that dropped Corn again as referee Tom Katsilometes stopped the fight.

Cleveland earned a TKO over "The Contender's" Brent Cooper (20-5-2) at 1:30 of the third round on 9/30/05 at Boise State University's Taco Bell Arena to earn his 33rd professional victory and 19th knockout.   Cleveland exhibited patience and effective counterpunching through the first two rounds scoring a knockdown in the second from a hard left hook.   He went on the offensive in the third round with three knockdowns before the bout was stopped by referee Jerry Armstrong.   Cleveland knocked out Steve "The Spoiler" Walker at 1:56 of the third round on 7/8/05 at Boise Taco Bell Arena to earn his 32nd professional victory, his 18th knockout and the Canadian-American-Mexican Middleweight Title.   The bout featured several good exchanges and Corder landed an effective mix of body and head combination shots until a hard left hook knocked Walker to the canvas to stay, he was counted out by referee Jerry Armstrong.   Cleveland earned his 31st professional victory and his 17th knockout on 2/25/05 when he stopped Ron Martinez after two rounds of a scheduled 10-round bout at Boise's Bank of America Centre.   Corder stablished his jab early and connected with several good combinations in the first round with one flurry sending Martinez down to the canvas.   Cleveland scored two more knock-downs in the second round and Martinez could not answer the bell to start the third.

On 3/11/04 at Ceour d'Alene Casino's "House of Fury", Cleveland suffered only his third professional defeat in a re-match with Jesse Brinkley (23-1) who had been stunned several times during the bout but was able to put together a late rally and earn a ninth-round knockout.   Cleveland earned his 30th professional victory while avenging his first professional defeat with an 8th-round knockout of Ronnie Johnson Saturday, January 24th, 2004 at the Bank of America Centre in Boise, Idaho.   The bout featured several good exchanges between the fighters and Cleveland worked his jab efficiently through the first seven rounds and into the eighth.   The knockout came at 1:57 of the eighth round when Cleveland dropped Johnson to the canvas with a combination left jab to the head and a hard right hook to the body.   This was a re-match of their May 2000 bout in Los Angeles.

Cleveland earned a 10-round unanimous decision over Joe Garcia on September 25th, 2003.   Cleveland knocked Garcia to the mat with a left hook in the third round and went on for the decision at the Ceour d'Alene Casino's "House of Fury".   Cleveland TKO'd Rene Herrera at Boise's Bank of America Centre August 18, 2003 for his 28th professional victory and 15th KO.   Cleveland opened a large gash above Herrera's right eye and the fight was stopped in the third round.   Cleveland suffered only his second career defeat on June 2nd, 2003 at the hands of Middleweight Jesse Brinkley (20-1, 14 KO's) at the Coeur d'Alene Casino in Worley, Idaho.   Brinkley connected with a right hand which sent Cleveland to the canvas for the second time in the first round.   Although he returned to his feet prior to a ten-count, the fight was stopped by referee Jerry Armstrong at 2:24 of the first round.   Cleveland's first bout of 2003 was a 10-round unanimous decision on February 27th against Darrelle Sukerow (11-9) at the Coeur d'Alene Casino.

Cleveland earned his 26th professional victory with a ten-round unanimous decision over journeyman Canadian fighter Robert Stowell April 4th, 2002 in the main event at the Ceour d'Alene Casino's "House of Fury" in Worley, Idaho.   Despite the large height and reach disadvantage, the 5'10" Corder dominated the 6'3" Stowell (18-12) throughout the ten-round bout with quick jabs and accurate combinations.   Superior conditioning paid off as this was the second-longest bout of Cleveland's professional career and longest since a 12-round victory in August of 1999.   Cleveland earned his 14th professional knockout February 20th with a fourth-round KO of Ron Martinez in the main event of a seven-fight card at the Ceour d'Alene Casino in Worley, Idaho .   Cleveland knocked Martinez to the canvas three times before scoring the fourth-round knockout in the scheduled 10-round fight.   Cleveland earned his 24th professional victory with a six-round unanimous decision over Larry Banks in front of his hometown fans in Boise, Idaho at the Bank of America Centre January 11, 2002.

His 23rd win was also a six-round unanimous decision over Mario Lopez October 19, 2001 at the Ceour d'Alene Casino in Worley, Idaho.   Prior to that bout, Cleveland won an eight-round unanimous decision over Ron Pasek April 7th, 2001 also in Worley, Idaho.   This was a re-match of a bout from last August which Corder also won by unanimous decision.   Cleveland scored a six-round unanimous decision March 4th, 2001 in Reno.   Corder, 28, knocked down Roger Flores in the second round then came away with the super welterweight decision at the Peppermill Casino. The fight was scored 59-53 on all three judges' cards.

On 11/2/00, Cleveland earned his 20th professional win with a six-round unanimous decision over Kennedy McCullough at the Coure D'Alene Casino in Worley, Idaho. Prior to that fight, Corder scored a knockout win over Oregon's Scott "Lightning" Lansdon 28 seconds into the third round of their September 20th non-sanctioned exhibition bout in Boise, Idaho.   Corder scored a unanimous decision over Ron Pasek of Edmonton, Canada in a six-round fight at the Coeur d'Alene Casino on August 24, 2000.   Cleveland absorbed his first professional defeat May 19th, 2000 when he lost a four-round decision to Ronnie Johnson in Los Angeles in a nationally-televised fight on ESPN's Friday Night Fights.   An unintentional first-round head butt resulted in a severe cut above Cleveland's right eye.   Before he could fully recover, Johnson dropped Corder and won the opening round 10-8.   Cleveland won the second round, 10-9, and fought a very close third round.   Needing at least a knock-down, Cleveland appeared to drop Johson in the fourth round but the two fighters became entangled and both went to the canvas.   Due to the tie-up,the referee waived off the knock-down giving Johnson a 38-37 decision.   Johnson was Cleveland's toughest professional opponent to date and has fought several high-caliber fighters including former IBF Champion Fernando Vargas.   Cleveland won a six-round unanimous decision over Juan Sobaranes in Denver, Colorado March 17, 2000.   Corder knocked out David Ojeda in front of his hometown fans in Boise, Idaho at the Bank of America Centre February 12, 2000.   The knockout came at 2:12 of the second round.

On November 12, 1999 Cleveland scored a fourth-round TKO over Brooke Wellby to capture his second professional championship belt, the IBA Continental Junior Middleweight title, also at the Bank of America Centre in Boise.   On August 27, 1999, Cleveland won his first professional championship title with a 12-round unanimous decision over two-time former champion Rob Bleakley to capture the IBA Continental Middleweight title at the Bank of America Centre.   Prior to winning his first title, Cleveland remained undefeated as he knocked out Tony Kern July 23rd also at Boise's Bank of America Centre.   This was his 11th professional knockout and came 1:06 into the second round.   Cleveland scored a unanimous six-round decision over Rudy Lovato June 25, 1999 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.   This was only the third professional bout that Cleveland did not win by knockout.   Cleveland won a unanimous decision over Tony Bartinelli on April 24th in Albuquerque, New Mexico.   Corder scored his 10th knockout on February 19, 1999 at the Bank of America Centre in Boise when he stopped Bobby Butters, whose career includes fights against Ike Quartey and Mark Breland, 52 seconds into the third round.

On December 12, 1998 at the Bank of America Centre, he won by technical knockout over Elco Garcia, who did not answer the bell for the fourth round after sustaining a broken thumb.   He beat Stacy Goodson by technical knockout at 2:08 of the fourth round on November 14, 1998 at El Paso, Texas, and Bill Burden by technical knockout at 0:49 into the fifth round on October 23, 1998 at the Bank of America Centre.   In his first professional fight that did not result in a knockout, Corder won a unanimous four-round decision over Leroy Owens at the Olympic Auditorium in Los Angeles on August 15, 1998.   He scored a technical knockout over Aaron Masterson 1:09 into the third round at the Bank of America Centre on May 16, 1998, and knocked out Kamau Marshall 1:34 into the first round at the Coeur d'Alene Tribal Bingo Casino on April 1, 1998.   He knocked out Gerardo Pacheco 1:16 into the first round on March 15 at the Sycuan Casino in San Diego, and he scored a technical knockout over Rondell Armstrong, who failed to come out for the fourth round, on January 16, 1998 at the Bank of America Centre.

The 1997 Golden Gloves champion scored a second round knockout of Dexter Williams in Palm Springs on November 15, 1997.   Cleveland made his professional debut a memorable occasion by knocking out Ricky Stockton 2:09 into the second round at Boise's Bank of America Centre in front of a national television audience on USA Network's "Tuesday Night Fights."   The decisive blow against Stockton was named "Knockout of the Month" by both USA Network, which aired the October 14th bout, and the nationally syndicated George Michael's Sports Machine.






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