Jimmy Clark (of Coatesville, PA)

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Name: Jimmy Clark
Hometown: Coatesville, Pennsylvania, USA
Birthplace: West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Jimmy Clark was one of the more large amateur heavyweights in recent (past 75 years) history. He had three memorable meetings with Cuban great Teofilio Stevenson.

Amateur Highlights

1975

July, Shrevenport. AAU Heavyweight Championship: 2? lost to Michael Dokes, points.

Nov, New York. USA-URSS Dual Meet Competition: 1? beat Igor Vysotsky, KOT-3

1977

USA-URSS Dual Meet Competition: lost to Igor Vysotsky, points. beat Igor Vysotsky, points.

1977

Honolulu, HI won the National Golden Gloves Heavyweight Championship, beat Greg Page on points in finals.


1978

Feb-12-1978, La Habana. USA-Cuba Dual Meet Competition: lost to Teofilo Stevenson, points (1-2).

Oct-6-1978, New York. USA-Cuba Dual Meet Competition: lost to Teofilo Stevenson, RSC 3.


Feb-10-1978, Charlotte. USA-Cuba Dual Meet Competition: lost to Teofilo Stevenson, points (0-3).



Preceded by:
Michael Dokes
National Golden Gloves Heavyweight Champion
1977
Succeeded by:
Greg Page