Name: Solomon McTier
Died: 2012-06-09 (Age:80)
Hometown: Eustis, Florida, USA
Height: 6′ 2″ / 188cm
Boxing Record: click
- McTier had a successful amateur boxing career.
- Was a sparring partner for World Heavyweight Champion Ingemar Johansson.
- Retired in the early 1960s to work as a trainer.
- Returned to the ring in his 40s, after a 12 year lay-off.
- Won the Central Florida Heavyweight Title.
- Won the "Soul Brother" Heavyweight Title by knocking out Ron Casey (Florida).
- Went 10-0 on his comeback.
- Had his last fight at age 45.