For other people named Ronnie Harris, see Ronnie Harris (disambiguation).
Olympic medal record
Competitor for the United States
1968 Mexico City
Ronnie W. "Mazel" Harris (born in Canton, Ohio) is a former American boxer, who won a gold medal in the lightweight division at the 1968 Summer Olympics.
2 Amateur career,
3 Pro career,
4 External links,
This section is empty. You can help by adding to it. (October 2013)
Harris had an outstanding amateur career, winning the 1966, 1967, and 1968 National AAU Lightweight championship. He later was the 1968 Olympic Gold Medalist at 132 pounds.
Harris turned pro in 1971 and was undefeated until 1978. In 1978 he took on WBC and WBA middleweight title holder Hugo Pastor Corro, but lost a decision. He retired in 1982.
Text from this biography licensed under creative commons license