Name: Ernest Mateen
Birth Name: Earnest Mahir Abdul-Mateen
Died: 2012-11-06 (Age:46)
Nationality: US American
Hometown: Jackson, Missouri, USA
Height: 6′ 1″ / 185cm
Boxing Record: click
Ernest Mateen won two New York Golden Gloves Championships. Mateen won the 1988 and 1989 178lb Open Championships. In 1988 Mateen defeated Clinton Mitchell of the Police Athletic League in the finals to win the Championship and in 1989 Mateen defeated Jade Scott of the Police Athletic League in the finals to win the Chamionship. Mateen trained at the Bed-Stuy BA in 1988 and at Gleason's Gym in 1989.
- Mateen now works as a trainer in New Jersey, working with his brother, light heavyweight prospect Hamid Abdul-Mateen.