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'''Manager''': [[Mark Vaz]]<br>
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'''Advisor''': [[Lou DiBella]]<br>
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'''Trainers''': [[Pat Burns]] (2001-present) and [[Ozell Nelson]] (started with Taylor as an amateur), [[Emanuel Steward]] (2006-present)
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== Professional Highlights ==
 
== Professional Highlights ==
Jermain won the World Middleweight Title on July 16, 2005, with a split decision victory over [[Bernard Hopkins]] in Las Vegas, NV. In the rematch he earned a unanimous decision victory. In his next fight, he battled to a draw with [[Winky Wright]] then made two defences against [[Kassim Ouma]] and [[Cory Spinks]]. september 29, 2007 taylor earned his first defeat to [[Kelly Pavlik]] to lose his [[WBC]],[[WBO]] middleweight titles.
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'''Jermain Taylor''' won the World Middleweight Title on July 16, 2005, with a [[Jermain Taylor vs. Bernard Hopkins (1st meeting)|split decision]] victory over [[Bernard Hopkins]] in Las Vegas, NV. In the rematch he earned a [[Jermain Taylor vs. Bernard Hopkins (2nd meeting) |unanimous decision]] victory. In his next fight, he battled to a [[Jermain Taylor vs. Ronald Wright|draw]] with [[Winky Wright]] then made two defenses against [[Kassim Ouma]] and [[Cory Spinks]]. On September 29, 2007, Taylor suffered his [[Jermain Taylor vs. Kelly Pavlik|first defeat]] to [[Kelly Pavlik]] to lose his [[WBC]] and [[WBO]] middleweight titles.
  
 
== Amateur Highlights==
 
== Amateur Highlights==
*1998 United States Amateur Light Middleweight Champion. Results included:
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*1998 United States Amateur light middleweight champion. His results included:
 
**Defeated [[Yamar Resto]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Yamar Resto]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Philip Thrasher]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Philip Thrasher]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Chris Lords]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Chris Lords]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Anthony Hanshaw]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Anthony Hanshaw]] on points
*1999 United States Amateur Championships at Light Middleweight. Results were:
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*1999 United States Amateur Championships at light middleweight. His results were:
 
**Defeated [[Santiago Rodriguez]] WDQ 3
 
**Defeated [[Santiago Rodriguez]] WDQ 3
 
**Defeated [[Peter Manfredo Jr]] TKO 2
 
**Defeated [[Peter Manfredo Jr]] TKO 2
 
**Lost to [[Anthony Hanshaw]] on points
 
**Lost to [[Anthony Hanshaw]] on points
*1999 National Golden Gloves Champion at Light Middleweight. Results were:
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*1999 National Golden Gloves Champion at light middleweight. His results were:
 
**Defeated [[Jason Aaker]] by split decision
 
**Defeated [[Jason Aaker]] by split decision
 
**Defeated [[Peter Manfredo Jr]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Peter Manfredo Jr]] on points
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**Defeated [[Dorian Beaupierre]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Dorian Beaupierre]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Anthony Hanshaw]] on points
 
**Defeated [[Anthony Hanshaw]] on points
*Qualified at Light Middleweight for 2000 Olympic Games at the Olympic Trials in Tampa, Florida. Results were:
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*Qualified at light middleweight for 2000 [[Olympic Games]] at the Olympic Trials in Tampa, Florida. His results were:
 
**Defeated [[Fritz Roberts]] (Virgin Islands) TKO 2
 
**Defeated [[Fritz Roberts]] (Virgin Islands) TKO 2
 
**Defeated [[Luis Sierra]] (Puerto Rico) TKO 3
 
**Defeated [[Luis Sierra]] (Puerto Rico) TKO 3
 
**Defeated [[Scott MacIntosh]] (Canada) on points
 
**Defeated [[Scott MacIntosh]] (Canada) on points
 
**Defeated [[Hely Yanes]] (Venezuela) on points
 
**Defeated [[Hely Yanes]] (Venezuela) on points
*Light Middleweight bronze medalist representing the [[2000 United States Olympians|United States]] at the 2000 [[Olympics]] in Sydney, Australia. Results were:  
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*Light Middleweight Bronze Medalist representing the [[2000 United States Olympians|United States]] at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia. His results were:  
 
**Defeated [[Dmitri Usagin]] (Bulgaria) RSC 1
 
**Defeated [[Dmitri Usagin]] (Bulgaria) RSC 1
 
**Defeated [[Scott MacIntosh]] (Canada) 23-9
 
**Defeated [[Scott MacIntosh]] (Canada) 23-9
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  before=[[Bernard Hopkins]]|
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  before=[[Bernard Hopkins]]<br>Super Champion|
  title=[[WBA Middleweight Champion|WBA Middleweight Super Champion]]|
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  title=[[WBA Middleweight Champion]]|
  after=[[Javier Castillejo]]|
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  years=16 Jul 2005&ndash; 14 Dec 2006<br>Stripped
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  title=[[WBC Middleweight Champion]]|
 
  title=[[WBC Middleweight Champion]]|
 
  after=[[Kelly Pavlik]]|
 
  after=[[Kelly Pavlik]]|
  years=16 Jul 2005&ndash;29 Sep 2007|
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  after=[[Arthur Abraham]]|
 
  after=[[Arthur Abraham]]|
  years=16 Jul 2005 &ndash; 11 Oct 2005<br>Vacated|
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  years=16 Jul 2005 &ndash; 11 Oct 2005<br>'''Vacated'''|
 
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  before=[[Bernard Hopkins]]|
 
  before=[[Bernard Hopkins]]|
 
  title=[[WBO Middleweight Champion]]|
 
  title=[[WBO Middleweight Champion]]|
 
  after=[[Kelly Pavlik]]|
 
  after=[[Kelly Pavlik]]|
  years=16 Jul 2005&ndash;29 Sep 2007|
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Revision as of 07:10, 17 November 2007

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Name: Jermain Taylor
Alias: Bad Intentions
Born: 1978-08-11 (Age:36)
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Hometown: Maumelle, Arkansas, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 5′ 11″   /   180cm
Reach: 74½″   /   189cm
Boxing Record: click

Manager: Mark Vaz
Advisor: Lou DiBella
Trainers: Pat Burns (2001-present) and Ozell Nelson (started with Taylor as an amateur), Emanuel Steward (2006-present)

Professional Highlights

Jermain Taylor won the World Middleweight Title on July 16, 2005, with a split decision victory over Bernard Hopkins in Las Vegas, NV. In the rematch he earned a unanimous decision victory. In his next fight, he battled to a draw with Winky Wright then made two defenses against Kassim Ouma and Cory Spinks. On September 29, 2007, Taylor suffered his first defeat to Kelly Pavlik to lose his WBC and WBO middleweight titles.

Amateur Highlights


Preceded by:
Bernard Hopkins
Super Champion
WBA Middleweight Champion
16 Jul 2005 – 14 Dec 2006
Super Champion
Stripped
Succeeded by:
Preceded by:
Bernard Hopkins
WBC Middleweight Champion
16 Jul 2005 – 29 Sep 2007
Succeeded by:
Kelly Pavlik
Preceded by:
Bernard Hopkins
IBF Middleweight Champion
16 Jul 2005 – 11 Oct 2005
Vacated
Succeeded by:
Arthur Abraham
Preceded by:
Bernard Hopkins
WBO Middleweight Champion
16 Jul 2005 – 29 Sep 2007
Succeeded by:
Kelly Pavlik