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Kenny Gould

Full name: Kenneth "Kenny" Gould
Nickname(s): Candy Man
Gender: Male
Height: 5-5.5 (167 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: May 11, 1967 in Rockford, Illinois, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Kenny Gould went to the 1988 Seoul Olympics as the reigning World Champion as a welterweight, a title he won in 1986. He had also won a silver medal at the 1987 Pan American Games. After his Olympic bronze medal in Seoul, Gould turned professional later that year and fought as a pro through 1993. He finished with a career record of 26 wins and 2 losses, winning a minor world title, for the International Boxing Organization (IBO), but never had a title bout for one of the major crowns. His career ended secondary to a shoulder injury.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Boxing Men's Welterweight United States USA 3T Bronze

Men's Welterweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP MR
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Boxing United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1988-09-29 Boudouani (FRA) , Gould (USA) 1 57 58 58 58 59 290
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Boxing United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #4 1 1988-09-28 Gould (USA) , Nyman (FIN) 5 59 60 60 60 60 299 decision
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Boxing United States USA Round Three Match #7 1 1988-09-26 Gould (USA) , Masoe (ASA) 5 60 59 60 60 60 299 decision
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Boxing United States USA Round Two Match #14 1 1988-09-24 Gould (USA) , Ankamah (GHA) 5 60 60 60 60 60 300 decision
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Boxing United States USA Round One Match #28 1 1988-09-20 Gould (USA) , Marwa (TAN) 4 58 59 60 59 58 294 decision
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