David Sears

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Name: David Sears
Born: 1959-12-17
Birthplace: Howard Beach, New York, USA
Hometown: Queens, New York, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Boxing Record: click

  • Two-time light heavyweight world title challenger at 175 pounds versus Michael Spinks and Bobby Czyz, and a longtime New York City Firefighter.
  • Two-time light heavyweight North American Boxing Federation title challenger at 175 pounds against Willie Edwards.
  • In 1981, Sears won the 178 lb. Intercity Golden Gloves Championship.
  • David Sears won 1981 178 pound New York Golden Gloves Open Championship, defeating Porfirio Llanes of the Lunar Boys Club in a rematch.
  • Previously in 1980 Sears was stopped (RSC-2) by Porfirio Llanes in the finals of the 178 pound York City Golden Gloves Open Championship.
  • Sears advanced to 1976 160 pound New York City Golden Gloves Sub-Novice finals and was defeated by Michael Creegan of Empire Sporting Club.
  • Sears was trained by Vic Zimet at New York City Recreation Department Lost Batallion Hall.
  • Made appearance at Madison Square Garden March 2015 at Pro-Am card featuring Dublin Ireland Police Department versus New York City Fire Department.