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John Joe Nevin

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John Joe Nevin
Real nameJohn Joseph Nevin
Rated atSuper featherweight
Born (1989-06-07) 7 June 1989 (age 35)
Mullingar, Ireland
Boxing record
Total fights1
Wins by KO0
Medal record
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2012 London Bantamweight
World Amateur Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Milan Bantamweight
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Baku Bantamweight
European Amateur Championships
Gold medal – first place 2013 Minsk Bantamweight
EU Amateur Championships
Gold medal – first place 2008 Centriewo Bantamweight
Silver medal – second place 2009 Odense Bantamweight

John Joseph Joe Nevin (born 7 June, 1989[1] in Mullingar, County Westmeath) is an Irish boxer. He competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics and the 2012 Summer Olympics and got a silver medal in the 2012 Summer Olympics. He is currently 3rd[2] AIBA World Rankings - Men's 56 kg in the world in his division, the bantamweight. On 6th October, 2012, John Joe Nevin announces to the public on The Saturday Night Show that he is turning professional[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. [1] Archived 2013-04-02 at the Wayback Machine, London 2012 Olympics profile: John Joe Nevin
  2. "AIBA World Rankings- Men's 56kg". AIBA. Archived from the original on November 25, 2013. Retrieved September 25, 2012.
  3. Vincent Hogan (October 6, 2012). "John Joe stepping into a starker, meaner world". Irish Independent. Retrieved 6 October 2012.