Carmelo Costa

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Name: Carmelo Costa
Born: 1934-05-10
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Nationality: US American
Hometown: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Height: 5′ 4½″   /   164cm
Boxing Record: click

Carmelo Costa won two New York Golden Gloves Championships: the 1951 118lb Sub-Novice Championship and the 1952 126lb Open Division Championship. In 1951 Costa defeated Mario DeJesus in the finals to win the Championship, and in 1952 Costa vs. Harry Smith of the CYO in the finals to win the Championship. Costa trained at the Police Athletic League.

In 1952 representing New York, Costa won an Intercity Golden Gloves title in the featherweight division vs. Adell Dukes.




Preceded by:
Tommy Roberts
New York Daily News Golden Gloves
Novice Bantamweight Champion

1951
Succeeded by:
Samuel Rollins
Preceded by:
Frankie Ryff
New York Daily News Golden Gloves
Open Featherrweight Champion

1952
Succeeded by:
Edson Brown
Preceded by:
Davey Moore
Intercity Golden Gloves
Featherweight Title

1952
Succeeded by:
Samuel Rollins



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