James Moore (boxer)
|Real name||James Moore|
February 26, 1978 |
Arklow, County Wicklow, Ireland
|Wins by KO||10|
|World Amateur Championships|
James Moore (born February 26, 1978 in Arklow, County Wicklow, Ireland), is a professional boxer. Moore currently fights in the Light Middleweight division although he fought as a welterweight during his amateur career.
Moore turned professional in August 2005, winning his first fight at the Manhattan Center, New York, NY, USA, in which Moore knocked out fellow debutant Gabrial Garcia on an undercard that included Jaidon Codrington and Patrick Nwamu.
Although a native Wicklowman, Moore, like his fellow Irishman John Duddy emigrated to America and fights out of Gleasons Gym in New York. Moore has fought regularly since debut and is currently ranked 3rd in Irish.boxing.com's rankings of light middeweights.
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- Irish Boxing