Retired Heavyweight Boxer and Former WBC Heavyweight Champion

Pinklon Thomas (born February 10, 1958, in Pontiac, Michigan) is a retired heavyweight boxer and former WBC heavyweight champion from 1984 to 1986, whose trademark pink boxing trunks and a powerful left jab were key distinguishing characteristics.

A native of Pontiac, Michigan who also lived on military bases in South Carolina and Washington state, Thomas currently lives near Orlando, Florida.