Kevin Kelley

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Name: Kevin Kelley
Alias: Flushing Flash
Birth Name: Kevin Philip Kelley
Hometown: Flushing, Queens, New York, USA
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Stance: Southpaw
Height: 170cm
Reach: 180cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Trainers: Phil Borgia, Don House
Manager: Tom Loeffler
Promoter: Cedric Kushner

Amateur Career

Kevin Kelley won two New York Golden Gloves Championships. Kelley won the 1985 119lb Sub-Novice Championship and the 1986 119lb Open Championship. In 1988 Kelley advanced to the finals of the 125lb Open division and was to have met Freddie Liberatore in the finals. Kelley was injured and could not fight. Liberatore was declared the champion by Default-Injury.

Career Factoids

Titles Held

  • NABA Super Featherweight Title (2002)
  • WBU Featherweight Title (1995-97)
  • World Boxing Council Featherweight Title (1993-95)
  • WBC Continental Americas Featherweight Title (1991-92)
  • USA New York State Featherweight Title (1991)

Preceded by:
Gregorio Vargas
WBC Featherweight Champion
1993 Dec 4 – 1995 Jan 7
Succeeded by:
Alejandro Gonzalez