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Pernell Whitaker

Full name: Pernell Whitaker
Nickname(s): Sweet Pea
Gender: Male
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: January 2, 1964 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States
Affiliations: Norfolk State College
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Pernell Whitaker also won gold in the lightweight class at the 1983 Pan American Games.

Results

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

Men's Lightweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR R T JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1984-08-11 Whitaker (USA) , Ortíz (PUR) retired 2 2:57
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1984-08-09 Whitaker (USA) , Jeon (KOR) decision 5 60 60 60 60 60 300
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #3 1 1984-08-07 Whitaker (USA) , Gies (FRG) decision 5 60 60 60 60 60 300
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Round Three Match #5 1 1984-08-05 Whitaker (USA) , Nyeko (UGA) decision 5 60 60 60 60 60 300
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Round Two Match #10 1 1984-08-03 Whitaker (USA) , Méndez (NCA) decision 5 60 60 60 60 60 300
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Round One Match #20 1 1984-07-29 Whitaker (USA) bye
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