Love Allotey

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Love Allotey
Real nameSumoo Pappoe Allotey
Weight(s)feather/super feather/light/light welterweight
Born(1936-12-16)16 December 1936
Died1 April 1996(1996-04-01) (aged 59)
Boxing record
Total fights60
Wins38 (KO 5)
Losses19 (KO 1)

Sumoo Pappoe 'Love' Allotey (December 16, 1936-April, 1996) was a Ghanaian professional feather/super feather/light/light welterweight boxer of the 1950s, '60s and '70s who won the Ghanaian featherweight title, and British Commonwealth lightweight title, and was a challenger for the British Commonwealth featherweight title against Floyd Robertson, and World Boxing Council (WBC) super featherweight title, and World Boxing Association (WBA) World super featherweight title against Gabriel "Flash" Elorde, his professional fighting weight varied from 124 14 lb (56.4 kg; 8 st 12.3 lb), i.e. featherweight to 135 12 lb (61.5 kg; 9 st 9.5 lb), i.e. light welterweight.[1]


  1. ^ "Statistics at". 31 December 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2013.

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