Jimmy Urso

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Name: Jimmy Urso
Born: 1916-01-01
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, USA
Hometown: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Boxing Record: click

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In 1937 Jimmy Urso, elder brother of Patsy Urso, won the Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions by decision vs. Johnny Noto of Chicago, at flyweight. He had been a member of the 1936 USA Olympic Games Team.

On May 28, 1937, in Chicago, as a member of the Chicago Golden Gloves Team representing the United States vs. Europe, Urso was awarded the verdict vs. Gavino Matta of Italy, also in the flyweight division.


Preceded by:
Jackie Wilson
Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions
Flyweight Champion

1937
Succeeded by:
Kenny Lottman