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Sammy Goss

Full name: Samuel "Sammy" Goss
Gender: Male
Height: 5-3.5 (162 cm)
Weight: 119 lbs (54 kg)
Born: January 28, 1947 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing

Biography

Sammy Goss was AAU flyweight champion in 1965 and won the AAUs as a bantamweight in 1968, prior to competing at the 1968 Olympics. Goss turned professional shortly after the Mexico City Games, winning his first bout by TKO over Henry Wickham on 20 February 1969. He had a long pro career, fighting through December 1981, when he was knocked out by Brian Baronet. Goss had a pro record of 43 wins (19 KO), 15 losses (7 by KO), and 3 draws, but he never fought for a major title.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Boxing Men's Bantamweight United States USA 17T

Men's Bantamweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP MR
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Boxing United States USA Round Two Match #9 2 1968-10-16 Gîju (ROU) , Goss (USA) 0 55 56 57 56 56 280
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Boxing United States USA Round One Match #18 1 1968-10-13 Goss (USA) bye
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