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- Gary Merritt (Born: February 2, 1942) is an experienced American boxing judge from Muncie, Indiana who has worked title bouts for the IBF, IBC, WBA, IBA, NABF, USBA and NABC
- Born in Anderson, Indiana. Raised in Middletown, Indiana. Now resides in Muncie, Indiana.
- Professional boxing judge since 1979.
- BS & MA degrees from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.
- As of April, 2007, he has judged 448 boxing cards in 25 states, Washington DC, Canada, England, Italy, Japan and China. Has judged world title bouts sanctioned by and number. IBF (26), WBC (2), WBA (1), IBA (30), IBC (5), WBF (2), WBC/WBA/IBF (2) and IBF/WBA (1) total of 69 world title fights. Also judged several regional title bouts.
- Some notable fights that he has judged include Haugen-Pazienza, Nunn-Toney, Toney-McCallum, Trinidad-Stephens, Morrison-Ruddock, Leija-Nelson, Vargas-Campas, Jones-Hall, Forrest-Mosley 2, Spadafora-Dorin & Judah-Spinks 2.
- Officiating records