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Jimmy Young

W L D
34 19 2
11 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


bouts 56
rounds 447
KOs 20%
 
global ID 276
born 1948-11-16
death date2005-02-20 / age 56
debut1969-10-28 / age 20
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 2″   /   188cm
residence
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
birth place
USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1988-08-13
Frank Lux16 28 0
Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
1988-06-04
216½Tim Anderson19921 9 0
Lee County Civic Center, Fort Myers, Florida, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
1988-04-09
Rick Kellar16 21 2
Joplin, Missouri, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1987-08-09
Mike Jameson14 15 0
Ginásio Estadual do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
NNC2/10
 N 
NC
2/10
  
referee: Claudio Russo
Referee decreed both fighters "faking".
1987-01-07
214Eddie Richardson21511 6 0
Community Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
judges: Robert Ferrara 95-96, Gerald Maltz 95-96, Joe Garcia 97-94
1986-10-15
Chuck Gardner17 10 0
Hamel, Minnesota, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1986-03-12
216Rocky Sekorski21416 4 0
Metropolitan Sports Center, Bloomington, Minnesota, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
judges: Chuck Hales 97-95, George Reiter Jr. 97-94, Dennis Nelson 97-97
1986-01-20
Rocky Sekorski16 3 0
Marshall, Minnesota, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
 98-94 97-96 97-95
1985-11-01
Tony Fulilangi27 1 1
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1984-09-22
223½Tony Tucker21224 0 0
Gerald R Ford Fieldhouse, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1983-04-10
Tony Tubbs22214 0 0
Hilton Hotel, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Paddy Grimes 43-49 42-49 42-49
1982-08-29
Philipp Brown21420 0 2
Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1982-07-13
228Pat Cuillo190¼20 5 0
Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1982-05-02
226½Greg Page229½18 0 0
Playboy Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Vincent Rainone 53-55   judges: Charley Spina 53-56, Frank Brunette 53-57
USBA heavyweight title
1981-11-06
Tommy Franco Thomas24 2 0
Civic Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
 47-43 49-42 48-44
1981-09-26
218Tom Fischer214½31 6 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1981-07-10
216½Jeff Sims206½12 1 0
Auditorium, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Eddie Eckert 97-95   judges: Al Fox 96-98, Dave Kyser 97-95
1981-06-30
219Marvin Stinson20812 1 3
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tony Perez 8-2judges: William Carrozza 7-2, Milo Savage 7-1
1981-04-10
Gordon Racette25 0 0
Frank Crane Arena, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
1980-05-25
223Gerry Cooney224½22 0 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LRTD4/10
 L 
RTD
4/10
  
referee: Tony Perez
A cut over Young's left eye, led to a stoppage at the end of the 4th round.
1980-03-08
232½Don Halpin2216 8 0
Great Gorge Resort, McAfee, New Jersey, USA
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1979-12-04
210John L. Gardner19630 1 0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1979-09-28
229Michael Dokes21314 0 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1979-06-22
237Wendell Bailey13 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:37   referee: Billy Graham
Bailey was down once in the 3rd round.
1979-01-27
Ossie Ocasio12 0 0
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Waldemar Schmidt 95-97   judges: Cesar Ramos 95-97, Ismael Quinones Falu 95-97
1978-06-09
220Ossie Ocasio20511 0 0
Caesars Palace, Sports Pavilion, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Buddy Basilico   judges: Dave Moretti 47-43, Bill Kipp 45-46, Ron Tabot 44-46
1977-11-05
213Ken Norton215½39 4 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LSD15/15
 L 
SD
15/15
  
referee: Carlos Padilla   judges: Jimmy Rondeau 143-147, Art Lurie 144-142, Raymond Baldeyrou 143-147
Eliminator for WBC Heavyweight Title
Shortly after this fight, Norton was awarded the WBC title as Leon Spinks chose to defend against Muhammad Ali instead of Norton, who was their #1 contender
1977-09-14
213Jody Ballard20626 9 0
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
judges: Art Lurie 47-41, Harold Buck 47-42, Dave Moretti 47-42
1977-03-17
213George Foreman22945 1 0
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Waldemar Schmidt   judges: Ismael Wiso Fernandez 115-114, Cesar Ramos 116-112, Waldemar Schmidt 118-111
Foreman was knocked down in round 12.
1976-11-06
210½Ron Lyle21532 4 1
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Rudy Ortega 119-111   judges: Jack Downey 117-111, Elmer Costa 119-112
1976-09-11
205Mike Boswell20413 19 0
Utica Memorial Auditorium, Utica, New York, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:34   referee: Jimmy Devlin
1976-09-02
211Lou Rogan19313 7 0
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
1976-04-30
209Muhammad Ali23050 2 0
Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
referee: Tom Kelly 65-72   judges: Larry Barrett 68-70, Terry Moore 64-71
WBC World heavyweight title
WBA World heavyweight title
1976-02-20
Jose Roman47 14 2
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1975-11-11
Al Jones10 23 2
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:27
1975-08-16
Bobby Lloyd5 10 1
Catholic Youth Center, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
time: 2:50
1975-02-11
201Ron Lyle21830 1 1
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Walter Cho 49-42   judges: Gilbert Souza 48-43, Wilbert Minn 50-44
1974-11-26
200½Earnie Shavers20846 4 0
Capitol Center, Landover, Maryland, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Harry Cecchini 45-46   judges: Tom Kelly 47-47, Larry Barrett 47-44
Young was knocked down in the fourth round.
1974-07-06
Jose Luis Garcia28 5 1
Caracas, Venezuela
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1974-04-22
199¾Les Stevens19417 3 0
World SC,Grosvenor House, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1974-03-04
John Jordan14 7 3
Capital Centre Arena, Landover, Maryland, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1974-02-18
199½Richard Dunn21426 6 0
World Sporting Club, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1973-10-22
Billy Aird14 7 2
Grosvenor House, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1973-08-14
203Mike Boswell19513 13 0
Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1973-04-23
205Obie English2058 1 0
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1973-02-19
199Earnie Shavers20942 2 0
Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO3/10
 L 
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:59   judge: Carol Polis
1972-03-10
196Randy Neumann20818 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1972-02-11
202Jasper Evans2034 3 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1971-10-26
196Lou Hicks18910 18 0
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1971-09-27
197Andy Geiger214debut
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
time: 2:06
1971-02-22
Roy Williams10 2 0
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1970-11-24
Howard Darlington1 10 1
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1970-06-22
Jimmy Gilmore5 11 0
San Diego, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1970-04-03
185Clay Hodges1991 0 0
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
LUD6/6
 L 
UD
6/6
  
1969-12-09
194Johnny Gause2032 1 0
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1969-10-28
191Jimmy Jones1907 8 3
Blue Horizon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
time: 1:02
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No Contest
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