Jorge Luis Gonzalez

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Jorge Luis Gonzales

Name: Jorge Luis Gonzalez
Born: 1964-10-19
Birthplace: Havana, Cuba
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 6′ 7″   /   201cm
Reach: 82″   /   208cm
Boxing Record: click

Division: Heavyweight
Trainer: Kevin Henry
Manager: Louie DeCubas

Amateur Highlights

1983 Pan American Games Gold medalist in Caracas, Venezuela at +91 kg.

1986 Central American & Caribbean Games Gold medalist in Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic at +91 kg.

  • Defeated Nelson Rosas (Puerto Rico) RSCH
  • Defeated Francisco Garcia (Dominican Republic) 5-0

1987 Pan American Games Gold medalist in Indianapolis, United States at +91 kg.

1987 North American Championships Silver medalist in Toronto, Canada at +91 kg.

Gonzalez was Cuban national champion on two occasions, in 1983 and 1988. But mostly he was in the shadow of other cuban great super heavyweights such as Teofilo Stevenson, Leonardo Martinez Fiz and Roberto Balado.