Colin Jones

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Name: Colin Jones
Alias: Jones the Punch
Hometown: Gorseinon, Wales, United Kingdom
Birthplace: Gorseinon, Wales, United Kingdom
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 168cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Trainer: Eddie Thomas
Manager: Frank Warren

Amateur Highlights

  • 1976 ABA Welterweight Champion. Defeated Paul Kelly (England) on points in the final.
  • Represented Great Britain as a welterweight at the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games. His results were:
    • 1st round bye
    • Defeated Christy McLoughlin (Ireland) on points 5-0
    • Lost to Victor Zilberman (Romania) on points 0-5
  • 1977 ABA Welterweight Champion. Defeated Archie Salmon (Scotland) on points in the final.

Professional Highlights


  • Brother of Peter Jones, who won the ABA Bantamweight Championship in 1981 and briefly boxed as a professional.