|Real name||Julian Wheeler|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (178 cm)|
|Reach||74 in (189 cm)|
April 22, 1971 |
Virginia Beach, Virginia
|Wins by KO||8|
Julian Wheeler (born April 22, 1971 in Virginia Beach, Virginia) is a retired professional boxer in the Welterweight division. He is the former WBC Continental Americas Super Featherweight, USBA Lightweight, and International Boxing Council (IBC) Light Welterweight champion.
- 1992 United States Amateur Featherweight Champion
- 1992 Qualified for the United States Olympic Team as a Featherweight, at the Olympic Trials in Worcester, Massachusetts. Results were:
- Wayne Chandler won on points
- Willie Jorrin won on points
- Ivan Robinson won on points
- Ivan Robinson won on points, this match was at the Box-Offs in Phoenix, Arizona.
- Competed at the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games as a Featherweight. Result was:
- Ramazan Palyani (Russia/Unified Team) lost on points (4-8)
- 1993 United States Amateur Featherweight Champion
- 1993 competed as a Featherweight at the World Championships in Tampere, Finland. Results were:
- Paul Griffin (Ireland) won on points
- Ramazan Palyani (Georgia) lost on points
Wheeler turned pro in 1993 and had some good success.
NABF Super Featherweight Championship
IBC Light Welterweight Championship
He retired in 2002 after losing a close decision to Leavander Johnson in an IBF Lightweight Title Eliminator.