Dai Dower

British boxer (1933-2016)

David William "Dai" Dower MBE (20 June 1933 – 1 August 2016), was a British, Empire and European Flyweight boxing champion. He was one of the most successful Welsh boxers of all time.[1] Dower also competed for Britain at the 1952 Summer Olympics.[2]

Dai Dower
Statistics
Real nameDavid William Dower
Rated atFlyweight
NationalityWelsh
Born(1933-06-20)20 June 1933
Abercynon, Wales
Died1 August 2016(2016-08-01) (aged 83)
Iași, Romania
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights37
Wins34
Wins by KO12
Losses3
Draws0
No contests0

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Dai Dower MBE. Former Flyweight champion". Rhondda Cynon Taf Library Services. Archived from the original on 3 October 2011. Retrieved 2 January 2011.
  2. "The Olympian, No. 33 p.7" (PDF). olympics.org.uk. 2009. Retrieved 2 January 2011.[permanent dead link]

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