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Terry Norris

Ameriacn Boxer
Born Jun 17, 1967

Terry Wayne Norris is a retired American boxer and a three-time world champion in the light middleweight division. Originally from Lubbock, Texas, he fought out of San Diego.

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1967 Birth Born on June 17, 1967.


1988 21 Years Old He beat future champion Steve Little for the NABF junior middleweight title in December, 1988, and defended once against Buster Drayton. … Read More
1989 22 Years Old Norris challenged Julian Jackson for the WBA junior middleweight belt in July 1989. … Read More
1990 23 Years Old After winning three comeback fights, including a victory over former welterweight champion Jorge Vaca, Norris traveled to Tampa, Florida, in March 1990 to challenge John Mugabi for the WBC junior middleweight title. … Read More
1991 24 Years Old After defending his belt against Rene Jacquot, Norris faced the legendary Sugar Ray Leonard in Madison Square Garden in February 1991. … Read More
1993 26 Years Old In a shocking upset in December, 1993, Simon Brown, former WBC and IBF welterweight titlist, knocked out Norris in four rounds to win the title and halt Norris' defense streak at ten. … Read More
1994 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In their rematch, Norris then regained the title by unanimous verdict over Brown in May 1994.
1995 28 Years Old 1 More Event
Norris also lost the April, 1995, rematch by disqualification, this time for hitting Santana after the bell had sounded to end the round. … Read More


1997 30 Years Old Keith Mullings then ended Norris's championship career by way of ninth-round knockout in December 1997. … Read More
2005 38 Years Old Norris was elected to the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2005.
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