Jack Portney

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Name: Jack Portney
Birth Name: Jacob/Jack Portney
Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Birthplace: Russia
Died: 1991-02-00 (Age:81)
Stance: Southpaw
Height: 165cm
Pro Boxer: Record

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Manager: George Sheppard

A leading contender in the Jr. Welterweight and Welterweight divisions in the mid-1930s, Jack Portney fought out of Baltimore. He was ranked as a top ten fighter by The Ring at various times from 1930 to 1937. He never received a title shot. He won over 100 fights during his career.

  • Dec. 2016 Baltimore Magazine: [1]