Winky Wright bigraphy, stories - American boxer

Winky Wright : biography

November 26, 1971 -

Ronald Lamont "Winky" Wright (born November 26, 1971) is an American former boxer. During his professional career he was recognized as the undisputed champion at light middleweight, and fought many notable world champions including Shane Mosley, Félix Trinidad, Jermain Taylor, Ike Quartey, Fernando Vargas, Bernard Hopkins and Paul Williams. Wright announced his retirement from boxing on June 4, 2012, following a loss to Peter Quillin.

Filmography

Year Titlehttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm1886467/ Role Notes
2004 The Jury Winky Wright TV Series 1EP
2005 State Property 2 Winky Wright Cameo
2006 Loren Cass Voice 1 Documentary

Life outside the ring

Wright has appeared in music videos for Busta Rhymes' "Touch It Remix" (feat. Mary J. Blige, Missy, Rah Digga, Lloyd Banks, Papoose, DMX) 50 Cent's "Outta Control Remix" (feat. Mobb Deep) Jamie Foxx's "DJ Play a Love Song" (feat. Twista) and 2 Pistols's "She Got It" (feat. T-Pain). He also appeared briefly in the cult hit State Property 2 along with Dame Dash and Beanie Sigel.

Wright has previously entered into ventures and endorsements with brands such as Reebok, Vitamin Water, Rocawear, State Property and 2(x)ist men's underwear among many others. Through these partnerships, Wright has appeared in television commercials and ad campaigns around New York City and in Men's Fitness, Men's Health, VIBE and VIBE VixeN magazines.

He currently owns an independent record label, Pound 4 Pound Records, also based in St. Petersburg. The label consists of a talent roster which covers genres of music from rock & roll to hip hop.

Winky now has his own promotion company called Winky Wright Promotions.

Winky Wright got married to Sayquana Barney on August 1, 2009. Winky often participates in charity events, in which he also has his own charity event called which gives him the opportunity to give back to the community. He currently resides in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Winky Wright has recently been spotted in the Michael Jordan 10th Annual Celebrity Invitational Golf Tournament with other stars like John Smoltz, Ken Griffey Jr., Penny Hardaway, Larry David, among others.

Professional boxing record

|- |align="center" colspan=8|51 Wins (25 KOs), 6 Losses, 1 Draw |- | align="center" style="border-style: none none solid solid; background: #e3e3e3"|Res. | align="center" style="border-style: none none solid solid; background: #e3e3e3"|Record | align="center" style="border-style: none none solid solid; background: #e3e3e3"|Opponent | align="center" style="border-style: none none solid solid; background: #e3e3e3"|Type | align="center" style="border-style: none none solid solid; background: #e3e3e3"|Round,Time | align="center" style="border-style: none none solid solid; background: #e3e3e3"|Date | align="center" style="border-style: none none solid solid; background: #e3e3e3"|Location | align="center" style="border-style: none none solid solid; background: #e3e3e3"|Notes |-align=center |Loss |51-6-1 |align=left| Peter Quillin | | | |align=left|{{small| The Home Depot Center, Carson, California}} |

|-align=center |Loss |51-5-1 |align=left| Paul Williams | | | |align=left|{{small| Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada}} |

|-align=center |Loss |51-4-1 |align=left| Bernard Hopkins | | | |align=left|{{small| Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada}} ||

|-align=center |Win |51-3-1 |align=left| Ike Quartey | | | |align=left|{{small| St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida}} |

Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine