Marty Jakubowski

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Name: Marty Jakubowski
Born: 1969-08-17
Birthplace: Whiting, Indiana, USA
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Height: 5′ 8½″   /   174cm
Boxing Record: click

Factoids

  • Former Mid-American & USBA Lightweight Champion
  • Made a comeback in his mid-thirties and boxed on cards that he co-promoted
  • Fought out of the Whitting Gym in N.W. Indiana and also fought out of the Portage Park Gym, Chicago when competing in Chicago tournaments.
  • Brother of Eric Jakubowski
  • Note several of Jakubowski's bouts are listed as no-contests.
  • Jakubowski was a Hammond Indiana Sports 'Hall of Fame' Inductee in 2011


Jakubowski was a 1987 Clark graduate and boxer who began his amateur career at age 9. Marty was a 2-time Chicago Golden Gloves Open Division runner-up and Chicago Park District champion. Jakubowski compiled a 125-35 amateur record. At age 17, he turned professional and finished with a 116-7 pro record, including 39 consecutive victories. Jakubowski won the USBA title in 1994 and also fought in WBC World Lightweight, WBO World Lightweight and WBA Junior Welterweight title bouts during the 1990s. Jakubowski earned a top 10 ranking in all three of boxing's major sanctioning bodies: WBA, WBC and IBF




Preceded by:
Inaugural Title
USA Mid West Lightweight title
1993 April 13 – 1994 Oct 20
Vacated
Succeeded by:
Damian Fuller