Mark Medal boxer

Mark Medal boxer
bouts
28
won
24
lost
3
draw
1
Status
inactive
Division
super welterweight
Debut
1979-10-04
Height
-
Reach
-
Age
-
Born
1957-06-10
Death
-
Nationality
USA

Medal, a Puerto Rican-American, turned pro in 1979 and won the vacant IBF Light Middleweight Title with a fifth round TKO win over Earl Hargrove in 1984, becoming the inaugural champion. He lost the belt in his first defense to Carlos Santos. In 1986 he took on WBC Light Middleweight title holder Thomas Hearns, but lost via TKO. After his retirement from boxing at the age of 30 he became a member of the Jersey City Police Department.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1987-11-27 Donald Johnson LLLWLW Sheraton, East Rutherford DRAW
Points
1986-06-23 Thomas Hearns WWWWLW Caesars Palace, Outdoor Arena, Las Vegas LOST
Technical knockout
1985-07-25 Dexter Smith WWWWLW Felt Forum, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
1984-11-02 Carlos Santos WWWWWW Felt Forum, New York LOST
Unanimous decision
1984-03-11 Earl Hargrove WWWWWW Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
1984-01-20 Bruce Johnson LLLWLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1983-11-10 Kevin Howard WWWWLW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
1983-09-09 Freddie Boynton LWWLWL Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1983-08-19 Steve Delgado LWLLLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
1983-04-29 Reggie Ford WWWLLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
1983-02-05 Freddie Creech WLWWLL Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
1983-01-14 Chris Linson WLWLWL Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1982-12-09 Gerald Banks WLLLLD Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1982-11-05 Steve Michalerya WLLWLW Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1982-09-24 Darryl Penn WWLWLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
1982-04-16 Benji Goldstone LLLLLW Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
1982-03-05 Michael Richardson WL Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
1981-12-11 Frank Minnigan LWDLWW Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1981-11-05 Henry Lee Saxby DLW Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
1981-05-22 Danny Harold WWL Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
1981-04-16 Fernando Collazo LLLLL Ice World, Totowa WIN
Technical knockout
1981-01-07 Ali Perez LLLLLW Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1980-11-12 Ricky Johnson WWWDW Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
1980-09-24 Herbie Wilens WDWWL Dunn Sports Center, Elizabeth WIN
KO
1980-03-04 Kevin Perry WWW Armory, Elizabeth LOST
Technical knockout
1980-01-25 Johnny Davis LLLLLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1979-11-23 Pat Esposito L Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
1979-10-04 Hugo Fuat LL Felt Forum, New York WIN
Points