Contact Classie Entertainment Agency 404-462-4592 to book world renown, undisputed light middle weight and middle weight boxing champion Winky Wright. Dates are reviewed for motivational speeches, appearances, sports analyzing, charity events and more. Originally from and currently resides in Saint Petersburg, Florida. Winky is a home town hero known for making it with a boxing career and now giving back to his community.
Wright boxing career began by him, first receiving his nick name. Born Ronald Lamont, but like most, he was immediately given a nickname by his grandmother. That nickname would later become the legendary celebrity Winky Wright, the name we all know him by today. After proving to be impressive in amateur boxing matches around the nation, wright caught the interest of the Acaries brothers who would latter promote Wright and advance his career overseas.
While overseas being promoted by the Acaries brother, Wright experienced 8 straight wins in a row. In 1994 he finally got his chance at a title match. This match would prove to be career enhancing for him. Although Wright did not win this fight by an unanimous decision that was highly criticized as bias and incorrect, the world saw the star in him. With the exposure Wright continued to fight overseas and later starting to consistently fight in the US in 1996.
Wright became the NABF champion and USBA light-middleweight title holder. Wright has fought many names in boxing such as: Oscar De La Hoya; Angel Hernandez, Shane Mosley and more. Later Winky transitioned to middleweight and began that career by fighting Felix Trinidad in 2005, Jermain Taylor,
Sam Soliman, Ike Quartey, Bernard Hopkins, Paul Williamsa and more.
After Winky Wright fight against Peter Quillin, Winky announced his transition from the boxing world. During Winky Wright overall career he accomplished a Total of 58 fights, 52 Wins, 25 Wins by KO, 5 Losses and1 Draw.
Today Wink Wright is active in the community giving back when he is not on the road doing appearance, speaking engagements and sports analyzing.
Contact us to book boxing legend Winky Wright for all special events including: Homecoming appearances, Corporate, International Events, Event Appearances, Private Events, College fairs and more.
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