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Real name  Tom Jones
Wins  17
Died  August 22, 1833
Number of contests  1
Nationality  British
Role  Boxer
Losses  3
Rated at  139–146 lb (63–66 kg)
Name  Paddington Jones
Draws  1
Nickname(s)  Paddington Jones
No contests  1
Height  1.73 m

Paddington Tom Jones

Paddington Jones (1766 – 22 August 1833) was a British boxer from 1785 to 1805. He was born in Paddington, London.

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Career

Jones is credited with having fought more bouts and seconded more pugilists than any person before him. He fought many notable bare-knuckle boxers of his day, including Caleb Baldwin, and in 1799 lost to Jem Belcher in the Middleweight Championship of England.

Death

Jones died in Paddington on August 22, 1833 at age 67.

Honors

Jones was elected to the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2010.

References

Paddington Tom Jones Wikipedia


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