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Olympics – 1984 Los Angeles – Boxing – Lt Welterwts – KOR Dong Kil Kim VS USA Jerry Page


Jerry Louis Page (born January 15, 1961 in Columbus, Ohio) was an American boxer…..who won the light welterweight gold medal at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics…..who had a year earlier won a silver medal at the 1983 Pan American Games.  His road to 1984 Olympic gold was as follows…..where he 1st defeated Helmut Gertel (West Germany) 5-0….followed by his 5 – 0 defeat of  Ostavio Robles of Mexico….then as depicted in this video….he defeated Kim Dong-Kil of South Korea 4 – 1…..followed by his defeat of Mirko Puzović (Yugoslavia) 5-0…..and in the gold medal bout, he defeated Dhawee Umponmaha of Thailand by a 5 – 0 decision….winning his gold medal in Los Angeles.


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