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Steve McCrory

Full name: Steven D. "Steve" McCrory
Nickname(s): Bluesman
Gender: Male
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 112 lbs (51 kg)
Born: April 13, 1964 in Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: August 1, 2000 in Detroit, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Kronk Gymnasium
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Steve McCrory was US flyweight amateur champion in 1982-83 and then won the gold medal at the 1984 Olympics. He was also Pan American Games bronze medalist in 1983. McCrory turned professional after the Olympics and fought his first pro fight again Jeff Hanna in October 1984, winning by TKO in 4. He retired after losing a decision in November 1991 against Stéphane Haccoune, finishing his pro career with a record of 30 wins (12 by KO), 5 losses, and 1 draw. McCrory fought for the IBF bantamweight title in July 1986 against Jeff Fenech but lost the fight. He won the WBC Continental Americas super bantamweight title in June 1987 against Mike Moreno, and lost a bout for the IBC super featherweight crown in November 1990 against Richard Savage. McCrory’s brother was Milt McCrory, who was once WBC welterweight champion. Steve McCrory died an early death after a prolonged illness.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing Men's Flyweight United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Flyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP R T
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1984-08-11 McCrory (USA) , Redžepovski (YUG) decision 4 60 59 58 59 59+ 295
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1984-08-09 McCrory (USA) , Can (TUR) decision 5 60 60 60 60 60 300
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1984-08-07 McCrory (USA) , Ayesu (MAW) decision 5 60 60 60 60 60 300
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Round Two Match #2 1 1984-08-04 McCrory (USA) , García (MEX) referee stops contest (head blow) 1 1:46
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Round One Match #3 1 1984-07-31 McCrory (USA) walkover
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