James (Buddy) McGirt
Name: James McGirt
Birth Name: James Walter McGirt
Birthplace: Brentwood, New York, USA
Hometown: Brentwood, New York, USA
Height: 5′ 6½″ / 169cm
Reach: 70″ / 178cm
Boxing Record: click
Manager and Trainer: Al Certo
Regional and Minor Titles
Since his retirement, McGirt has become a highly regarded trainer. Among those that he has trained are Antonio Tarver and Arturo Gatti. He won the Boxing Writers Association of America Trainer of the Year Award for 2002.
His son, James McGirt Jr., is also a professional boxer.
| IBF Light Welterweight Champion
1988 Feb 14 – 1988 Sep 3
| WBC Welterweight Champion
1991 Nov 29 – 1993 Mar 6