Name: Raynell Williams
Born: 1989-02-04 (Age:25)
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Nationality: US American
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Height: 5′ 8″ / 173cm
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Raynell Williams (b.February 4, 1989) is a American amateur boxer who won the featherweight national championships in 2007 and qualified for the 2008 Beijing Olympics as a featherweight.
Southpaw counterpuncher Williams who hails from Ohio started boxing in 2001. He won the silver medal at the National Golden Gloves 2007 after losing to aggressive 16-year old Hylon Williams Jr. (2-3). At the US championships in June, however, he bested the other Williams (31-21) in the semifinals and Rico Ramos (16-9), in the finals.
At the US Olympic trials he edged out his nemesis Hylon Williams two out of three in close bouts (24-22), (16-20) and (17-16).
World amateur championships results
- Defeated Khedafi Djelkhir (France) 28-18
- Defeated Maksat Ospanov (Kazakhstan) 28-9
- Defeated Azat Hovhanesyan (Armenia) RSCO 3
- Lost to Albert Selimov (Russia) 8-25