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Jon Jo Irwin boxer

Jon Jo Irwin image
Status inactive
Division featherweight
Height 5′ 8″/173cm
Debut 1992-09-08
Born 1969-05-31
Nationality United Kingdom
Residence Doncaster, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
bouts
24
won
19
lost
5
draw
0
bouts
24
won
19
lost
5
draw
0
Status inactive
Division featherweight
Height 5′ 8″/173cm
Debut 1992-09-08
Born 1969-05-31
Nationality United Kingdom
Residence Doncaster, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

John Irwin (born 31 May 1969, Doncaster), known as Jon Jo Irwin, is an English amateur featherweight and professional feather/super featherweight boxer of the 1990s, who as an amateur represented England and won the gold medal at Featherweight in the Boxing at the 1990 Commonwealth Games in Auckland, New Zealand, and won the 1991 Amateur Boxing Association of England (ABAE) featherweight title, against Mark Bowers (Pinewood Starr ABC (Crowthorne), boxing out of Tom Hill ABC (Doncaster), and as a professional won the Irish featherweight title, World Boxing Board (WBB) super featherweight title, World Boxing Organization (WBO) Inter-Continental featherweight title, British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) British featherweight title, and Commonwealth featherweight title, and was a challenger for the BBBofC British featherweight title against Paul Ingle, and European Boxing Union (EBU) featherweight title against Steve Robinson, his professional fighting weight varied from 124 3⁄4 lb (56.6 kg; 8 st 12.8 lb), i.e. featherweight to 129 lb (59 kg; 9 st 3 lb), i.e. super featherweight.

John Irwin (born 31 May 1969, Doncaster), known as Jon Jo Irwin, is an English amateur featherweight and professional feather/super featherweight boxer of the 1990s, who as an amateur represented England and won the gold medal at Featherweight in the Boxing at the 1990 Commonwealth Games in Auckland, New Zealand, and won the 1991 Amateur Boxing Association of England (ABAE) featherweight title, against Mark Bowers (Pinewood Starr ABC (Crowthorne), boxing out of Tom Hill ABC (Doncaster), and as a professional won the Irish featherweight title, World Boxing Board (WBB) super featherweight title, World Boxing Organization (WBO) Inter-Continental featherweight title, British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) British featherweight title, and Commonwealth featherweight title, and was a challenger for the BBBofC British featherweight title against Paul Ingle, and European Boxing Union (EBU) featherweight title against Steve Robinson, his professional fighting weight varied from 124 3⁄4 lb (56.6 kg; 8 st 12.8 lb), i.e. featherweight to 129 lb (59 kg; 9 st 3 lb), i.e. super featherweight.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Dec. 4, 1999 Steve Robinson WDWWWW Bowlers Exhibition Centre, Manchester EBU European Featherweight

LOSS
Split-decision
Feb. 13, 1999 Alex Moon WDWWWW Telewest Arena, Newcastle BBBofC British Featherweight

WIN
Points
May 9, 1998 Esham Pickering WWWWWW Hillsborough Leisure Centre, Sheffield vacant BBBofC British Featherweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 11, 1997 Paul Ingle WWWWWW Sheffield Arena, Sheffield BBBofC British Featherweight

Commonwealth (British Empire) Featherweight

LOSS
Corner retirement
Dec. 17, 1996 Ricky Rayner WLWWDW Doncaster Dome, Doncaster Commonwealth (British Empire) Featherweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 11, 1996 Smith Odoom LWWWWW Hilton Hotel, Mayfair vacant Commonwealth (British Empire) Featherweight

WIN
Points
May 14, 1996 Colin McMillan WWWWWW Goresbrook Leisure Centre, Dagenham BBBofC British Featherweight

LOSS
Points
Dec. 18, 1995 Elvis Parsley WLWWLW Grosvenor House, Mayfair BBBofC British Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 20, 1995 Mike Deveney WLWWWL Furzefield Leisure Centre, Potters Bar BBBofC British Featherweight

WIN
Points
July 17, 1995 Learie Bruce WLWLLL Grosvenor House, Mayfair World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 30, 1995 Manuel Calvo WWWWLW Doncaster Dome, Doncaster WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 13, 1994 Bamana Dibateza WWLLWL Furzefield Leisure Centre, Potters Bar WBO Penta-Continental Super Featherweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 4, 1994 Harry Escott LLLLWW Grosvenor House, Mayfair WBO Penta-Continental Super Featherweight

WIN
Points
May 10, 1994 Michael Armstrong WWWWWL Doncaster Dome, Doncaster Vacant WBO Penta-Continebtal Super Featherweight

WIN
Points
Jan. 22, 1994 Derek Amory LWLWLL Kings Hall, Belfast LOSS
Technical knockout
Dec. 21, 1993 Peter Harris LLWLLL Grosvenor House, Mayfair WIN
Points
Oct. 6, 1993 Peter Buckley LLLLLL Conference Centre, Solihull WIN
Points
April 28, 1993 Kevin Middleton LLWWWW Midlands Sporting Club, Solihull LOSS
Technical knockout
March 16, 1993 Colin McAuley LLWLLL Grosvenor House, Mayfair vacant BUI Ireland National Featherweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 23, 1993 G G Goddard LLDLLL Doncaster Dome, Doncaster WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 20, 1993 Mark Hargreaves WLWWWL Midlands Sporting Club, Solihull WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 24, 1992 Colin Lynch LLLWLL Doncaster Dome, Doncaster WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 30, 1992 Miguel Matthews LLLLLL Midlands Sporting Club, Solihull WIN
Points
Sept. 8, 1992 Colin McAuley Doncaster WIN
Points