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Dong Kyun Yum boxer

Dong Kyun Yum image
Status inactive
Division super bantamweight
Height 5′ 4½″/164cm
Debut 1970-03-07
Born 1950-11-10
Nationality South Korea
Residence South Korea
bouts
66
won
54
lost
5
draw
7
bouts
66
won
54
lost
5
draw
7
Status inactive
Division super bantamweight
Height 5′ 4½″/164cm
Debut 1970-03-07
Born 1950-11-10
Nationality South Korea
Residence South Korea

Yum turned professional in November 24, 1976. He became the WBC and Lineal Super Bantamweight champion when he defeated Royal Kobayashi by majority decision over 15 rounds. In the following year, he successfully defended his titles against Jose Cervantes but lost to Wilfredo Gomez in his third title defense.He retired in 1980 with an impressive record of 53 wins with 21 knockouts, 5 defeats and 8 draws.

Yum turned professional in November 24, 1976. He became the WBC and Lineal Super Bantamweight champion when he defeated Royal Kobayashi by majority decision over 15 rounds. In the following year, he successfully defended his titles against Jose Cervantes but lost to Wilfredo Gomez in his third title defense.He retired in 1980 with an impressive record of 53 wins with 21 knockouts, 5 defeats and 8 draws.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Dec. 19, 1980 Soo-Hwan Hong WWWWWL Seoul DRAW
Points
Oct. 11, 1978 Sandy Noora WLL Munhwa Gymnasium, Seoul WIN
Points
July 12, 1978 Fernando Cabanela LWLWLW Seoul WIN
Points
May 8, 1978 Orlando Javierto LLLLWL Changchung Gymnasium, Seoul WIN
Points
Feb. 25, 1978 Edwin Alarcon WWWWWW Seoul WIN
Points
July 19, 1977 Shuzo Yoshida WLWLLL Yokohama LOSS
KO
June 27, 1977 Soo-Hwan Hong WWWDLW Seoul LOSS
Points
May 21, 1977 Wilfredo Gomez WWWWWW Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

LOSS
KO
April 15, 1977 Shuzo Yoshida WWLWLL Seoul World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 13, 1977 Jose Cervantes WDDWWW Changchung Gymnasium, Seoul World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 26, 1976 Tiger Osano LWLLDL Busan WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 24, 1976 Royal Kobayashi WLWLWW Changchung Gymnasium, Seoul World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Majority decision
Aug. 1, 1976 Rigoberto Riasco WLWWWW Pusan Stadium, Busan World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

LOSS
Split-decision
June 12, 1976 Shigeru Sasaki WWWWLW Seoul World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
May 29, 1976 Yung-Ki Eun Seoul World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
April 24, 1976 Hiroshi Akaishi WWW Busan World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 20, 1975 Spider Nemoto WWWLWW Chuncheon World Boxing Council World Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Nov. 7, 1975 Futaro Tanaka LWDDWW Osaka OPBF Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 22, 1975 Yong Chul Choi LLL Seoul OPBF Super Bantamweight

DRAW
Points
Aug. 1, 1975 Hiroshi Ishibashi WLWLLL WIN
KO
June 5, 1975 Seiichi Watanuki WLLWLD Kinki University Auditorium, Osaka OPBF Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
April 12, 1975 Hidematsu Fukuda WWLWLL Busan OPBF Super Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 22, 1975 Kenji Endo LLWWLL Chuncheon WIN
KO
Feb. 2, 1975 Kil Jae Bae L Busan WIN
Points
Aug. 31, 1974 Seiichi Watanuki WLWLLW Busan OPBF Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
July 16, 1974 Tomoharu Eda WWDWWD Daejeon OPBF Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
May 26, 1974 Poirub Luknaka Busan OPBF Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
March 17, 1974 Kyu-Chul Chang LWWWLW Busan OPBF Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 3, 1974 Chong-Kyu Kim LL Daegu South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Dec. 8, 1973 Shoji Sakugawa WLL Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 27, 1973 Chong-Tae Yuh Daejeon South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 13, 1973 Yong Chul Choi L Gwangju City WIN
Points
Aug. 18, 1973 Chong-Kyu Kim L Busan South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
July 15, 1973 Hiroshi Ishibashi LLWLWL Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
May 27, 1973 Min-Choul Choi L Busan South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
April 15, 1973 Hurricane Choi Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 17, 1973 Chong-Kyu Kim Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Nov. 19, 1972 Sung Jong Hong DWLLD Daegu South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 22, 1972 Hiroshi Ishibashi LLWLWL Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Sept. 24, 1972 Dong-Il Park LL Busan South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 6, 1972 Soo Man Hyun LLL Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
April 21, 1972 Genzo Kurosawa LDWLLL Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
April 2, 1972 Sung Jong Hong DWLL Busan South Korea Super Bantamweight

DRAW
Points
March 10, 1972 Dong-Il Park L Daejeon South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 27, 1972 Soo Man Hyun LL Busan South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Jan. 27, 1972 Speedy Tateoka WWWDWW Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Jan. 19, 1972 Sung Jong Hong DWL Daegu South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Dec. 26, 1971 Chung Park LLLLLL Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Nov. 12, 1971 Joe Saloma WLWWW Agana South Korea Super Bantamweight

LOSS
Points
Nov. 7, 1971 Soo Man Hyun L Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 20, 1971 Sung Jong Hong DW Daejeon South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Sept. 1, 1971 Dong-Il Park Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Aug. 19, 1971 Byung-Duk Lee D Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
July 24, 1971 Soo Man Hyun Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
June 23, 1971 Byung-Hwa Min Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
May 2, 1971 Hiroshi Nunose WLWLDL Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
March 26, 1971 Byung Ha Kim Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Jan. 10, 1971 Sung Jong Hong Busan South Korea Super Bantamweight

DRAW
Points
Nov. 25, 1970 Sang Kyu Yuh L Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Nov. 7, 1970 Byung-Mu Park Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

DRAW
Points
Oct. 24, 1970 Ryong-Ho Choi Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Aug. 12, 1970 Byung-Duk Lee Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

DRAW
Points
June 10, 1970 Kyung-Ho Ro Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
May 10, 1970 Sang-Chun Yuh L Daegu South Korea Super Bantamweight

DRAW
Points
April 1, 1970 Byung-Han Lee Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points
March 7, 1970 Jong-Ho Lee Seoul South Korea Super Bantamweight

WIN
Points