Ji-Won Kim

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Ji-Won Kim

Name: Ji-Won Kim
Born: 1959-08-06
Hometown:
Stance: Southpaw
Boxing Record: click

Amateur Career

  • Flyweight Gold Medalist at the 1978 Asian Junior Amateur Boxing Championships in Karachi, Pakistan.
  • Flyweight Gold Medalist at the 1979 CISM Amateur Boxing Championships in Caracas, Venezuela.
  • Flyweight Gold Medalist at the 1980 Asian Amateur Boxing Championships in Bombay, India.
  • Flyweight Gold Medalist at the 1981 King's Cup in Bangkok, Thailand.

Professional Career

  • Won the South Korean super bantamweight championship in September 1983.
  • Won the vacant OPBF super bantamweight championship in October 1983 and defended it four times.
  • Won the IBF junior featherweight championship in 1985 and defended it four times.
  • Retired from boxing with a record of 16-0-2 (7 KOs) to become a theatrical actor and singer.


Preceded by:
Seung-Il Suh
IBF Super Bantamweight Champion
1985 Jan 3 – 1986
Retired
Succeeded by:
Seung Hoon Lee