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James "Bonecrusher" Smith Tribute

Published on 23 Apr 2022 / In Sports

James "Bonecrusher" Smith (born April 3, 1953) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1981 to 1999, and held the WBA heavyweight title from 1986 to 1987.

Smith was born in Magnolia, North Carolina. After graduating from high school in, he attended James Sprunt Community College in Kenansville, North Carolina, earning an associate's degree in Business Administration in 1973. Two years later, he earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina.

After serving in the US military and working as a prison guard, Smith competed as an amateur compiling a record of 35–4, before turning professional in November 1981, at the late age of 28.

Smith became an ordained minister in 1996 and dedicated his life to helping young people stay clear of crime and drugs. Three years later, he retired from boxing.

Songs used:
Zack Hemsey - Revelations(Remix)(Instrumental)
Jace D - Bloody Ritual
Jace D - Bloody Rush
Jace D - No Pain No Gain
Jace D - Hard Aggressive Rap Instrumental(Epic/Fast)
Didker & Leveller Beats - Devotion

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