Brahim Asloum

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Brahim Asloum and football player Franck Ribery

Name: Brahim Asloum
Born: 1979-01-31
Birthplace: Bourgoin Jallieu, Isère, France
Hometown: Levallois-Perret, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Stance: Southpaw
Height: 5′ 5″   /   165cm
Boxing Record: click


Amateur Career

  • Asloum won the Gold Medal representing France at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, boxing as a Light Flyweight (48 kg):
  • This was France's first Olympic Gold Medal in boxing in 64 years. The last Gold Medal was won at Berlin in 1936, when middleweight Jean Despeaux and light-heavyweight Roger Michelot won their divisions.

Professional Career

  • On September 6, 2009 Asloum announced his retirement from boxing.

Notes


Preceded by:
Juan Carlos Reveco
WBA Light Flyweight Champion
2007 Dec 8 – 2008
Declared Champion in Recess
Succeeded by:
Giovanni Segura
Preceded by:
WBA Light Flyweight Champion
2008 – 2009 Sep 6
Champion in Recess
Retired
Succeeded by: