Clarence Hill (boxer)

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Clarence Hill
Real name Clarence Hill
Weight(s) Heavyweight
Nationality Bermudian
Born (1951-06-26) June 26, 1951 (age 66)
Boxing record
Wins 17
Losses 3
Draws 1
Olympic medal record
Men's Boxing
Representing  Bermuda
Bronze medal – third place 1976 Montreal Heavyweight

Clarence Hill (born June 26, 1951) is a retired Bermudian boxer. At the 1976 Summer Olympics he won the Heavyweight bronze medal. He is Bermuda's first and so far only Olympic medallist.

Olympic results[edit]

  • 1st round bye
  • Defeated Parviz Badpa (Iran) KO 3
  • Defeated Rudy Gauwe (Belgium) 5-0
  • Lost to Mircea Şimon (Romania) 0-5

Pro career[edit]

Hill turned pro in 1980 and had limited success in the heavyweight division. His most notable fight was a unanimous decision loss to then-undefeated Tony Tubbs in 1982, a fight in which Hill had Tubbs down in the first round but was unable to control. Hill retired in 1986 with a pro record of 17-3-1.

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