Name: Amos Lincoln
Alias: Big Train
Birthplace: Beaumont, Texas, USA
Died: 1995-10-12 (Age:59)
Hometown: Portland, Oregon, USA
Height: 6′ 2″ / 188cm
Boxing Record: click
- Began his career as Amos "Sugar" Lincoln.
- Was one of three fighting brothers.
- Earned the nickname "Big Train" from Sonny Liston.
- Sparring partner for Heavyweight Champion Sonny Liston, for Liston's match with Muhammad Ali in Lewiston.
- In the October 1965 Ring Magazine following his 7th round TKO over Robert Davila, Lincoln's ring record was reported as 59-4-1 by Ring reporter Bill Miller.
- Sparring partner for Heavyweight Champion Ingemar Johansson.
- Highly rated heavyweight in the mid-1960s.
- Biggest victory was over Thad Spencer.
- Lincoln's promising career ended in dismal failure, and he was knocked out 7 times in his last 9 fights.