Nicky Wilshire

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Nicky Wilshire
Statistics
Real name Nicholas C. Wilshire
Weight(s) light middle/middleweight
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Nationality English
Born (1961-11-03) 3 November 1961 (age 55)
Bristol, England
Stance Southpaw
Boxing record
Total fights 40
Wins 36 (KO 31)
Losses 4 (KO 1)

Nicky Wilshire ( (1961-11-03) 3 November 1961 (age 55)[1]) born in Bristol is an English amateur light middle/middleweight and professional light middle/middleweight boxer of the 1970s and '80s who as an amateur won the 1979 Amateur Boxing Association of England (ABAE) middleweight title, against Douglas James[1] (Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes (RAOB) ABC) (Llanelli/Swansea),[2] boxing out of National Smelting Company ABC [2] (Avonmouth), was runner-up in the 1980 Amateur Boxing Association of England (ABAE) light middleweight title, against James Price (Holy Name ABC) (Fazakerley, Liverpool),[3] boxing out of National Smelting Company ABC [3] (Avonmouth), and represented Great Britain at light middleweight in the Boxing at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Soviet Union, defeating Miodrag Perunović of Yugoslavia, and losing to eventual silver medal winner Aleksandr Koshkyn of the Soviet Union, and as a professional won the Commonwealth light middleweight title, and was a challenger for the British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) British light middleweight title against Jimmy Cable, and Lloyd Hibbert, his professional fighting weight varied from 152 34 lb (69.3 kg; 10 st 12.8 lb), i.e. light middleweight to 158 lb (72 kg; 11 st 4 lb), i.e. middleweight.[4]

Genealogical information[edit]

Nicky Wilshire is the younger brother of Deborah A. Wilshire (birth registered April→June 1956 in Bristol District), Luke W. Wilshire (birth registered July→September 1957 in Bristol District), and Stuart C. Wilshire (birth registered January→March 1960 in Bristol District).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Birth details at freebmd.org.uk". freebmd.org.uk. 31 December 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "92nd ABAE National Championship". abae.co.uk. 31 December 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "93rd ABAE National Championship". abae.co.uk. 31 December 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Statistics at boxrec.com". boxrec.com. 31 December 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2013. 

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