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== Amateur Highlights ==
 
== Amateur Highlights ==
 
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*Record: 89-9
* 1999 U.S. National Under-19 amateur champion, 147 pounds?
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*1998 National Junior Golden Gloves Welterweight Champion
* 1998 National Jr. Golden Gloves amateur champion, 147 pounds?
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*1998 National Junior PAL Welterweight Champion
* 1998 National Jr. PAL amateur champion, 147 pounds
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*1999 U.S. National Under-19 Welterweight Champion
  
 
== Professional Highlights ==
 
== Professional Highlights ==
 
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* '''2000-06-16:''' In his first professional bout, Pavlik defeated [[Eric Benito Tzand]] by a [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Eric Benito Tzand|3rd Round KO]].  
* '''2000-06-16''' - In his first professional bout, Pavlik defeated [[Eric Benito Tzand]] by a [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Eric Benito Tzand|3rd Round KO]].  
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* '''2001-06-08:''' Scored a 2nd Round TKO victory over [[Grady Brewer]], who would go on to win ESPN's [[The Contender (Season 2)]].
* '''2001-06-08''' - Scored a 2nd Round TKO victory over [[Grady Brewer]], a fighter who would go on to win ESPN's Contender Season II.
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* '''2005-10-07:''' Defeated [[Fulgencio Zuniga]] by a [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Fulgencio Zuniga|9th Round TKO]] to secure the vacant [[NABF]] Middleweight Title.
* '''2005-10-07''' - Defeated [[Fulgencio Zuniga]] by a [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Fulgencio Zuniga|9th Round TKO]] to secure the vacant [[NABF]] Middleweight Title.
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* '''2006-07-27:''' Successfully defended his [[NABF]] Middleweight Title with a [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Bronco McKart|6th Round TKO]] over former WBO Light Middleweight Champion [[Bronco McKart]].
* '''2006-07-27''' - Successfully defended his [[NABF]] Middleweight Title with a [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Bronco McKart|6th Round TKO]] over former Light Middleweight Champion, [[Bronco McKart]].
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* '''2007-05-19:''' Defeated highly-touted and top-ranked [[Edison Miranda]] by a [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Edison Miranda|7th Round TKO]] in a WBC Middleweight Title Eliminator.
* '''2007-05-19''' - Defeated highly-touted and ranked [[Edison Miranda]] by [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Edison Miranda|7th Round TKO]] in a WBC Middleweight Title Eliminator.
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* '''2007-09-29:''' Defeated [[World Middleweight Champion]] [[Jermain Taylor]] by a [[Jermain Taylor vs. Kelly Pavlik (1st meeting)|7th Round TKO]] for the [[WBC]], [[WBO]], and [[Ring Magazine|''The Ring'']] Middleweight Titles. He also won the Linear World Middleweight Championship.
* '''2007-09-29''' - Defeated Middleweight champion [[Jermain Taylor]] by [[Jermain Taylor vs. Kelly Pavlik (1st meeting)|7th Round TKO]] for the [[WBC]] and [[WBO]] Middleweight Titles, and to become the Linear and Undisputed Middleweight Champion.
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* '''2008-02-16:''' Won a [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Jermain Taylor (2nd meeting)|Unanimous Decision]] victory in his much-anticipated rematch with Taylor at a catch weight of 166 pounds.
* '''2008-02-16''' - Won a [[Kelly Pavlik vs. Jermain Taylor (2nd meeting)|Unanimous Decision]] victory in his much-anticipated rematch with Taylor at a catch weight of 166 pounds.
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== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==

Revision as of 02:44, 30 July 2008

Kelly "The Ghost" Pavlik

Name: Kelly Pavlik
Alias: The Ghost
Birth Name: Kelly Robert Pavlik
Born: 1982-04-04
Birthplace: Youngstown, Ohio, USA
Hometown: Youngstown, Ohio, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 6′ 2½″   /   189cm
Reach: 75″   /   191cm
Boxing Record: click
Promoting Record: click

Trainer: Jack Loew
Manager: Cameron Dunkin
Promoter: Top Rank Boxing
Gym: Youngstown's South Side Boxing Club


Biography

Kelly Pavlik, known as "The Ghost," grew up on Youngstown's south side and graduated from Lowellville High School and Mahoning County Joint Vocational School in 2000.

Amateur Highlights

  • Record: 89-9
  • 1998 National Junior Golden Gloves Welterweight Champion
  • 1998 National Junior PAL Welterweight Champion
  • 1999 U.S. National Under-19 Welterweight Champion

Professional Highlights

External Links

Official Website


Preceded by:
Jermain Taylor
WBC Middleweight Champion
2007 Sep 29 – present
Succeeded by:
Preceded by:
Jermain Taylor
WBO Middleweight Champion
2007 Sep 29 – present
Succeeded by: