Hocine Soltani

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Name: Hocine Soltani
Born: 1972-12-27
Birthplace: Thenia, Algeria
Died: 2002-03-01 (Age:29)
Hometown: Boumerdès, Algeria
Height: 5′ 8″   /   173cm
Boxing Record: click

Soltani, born in 1972, disappeared in March 2002. His lifeless body was found near Marseille, France in September 2004.

Uncle of two time Olympian Mebarek Soltani.

Amateur Highlights

  • 1991 African Featherweight Champion, in competition in Cairo, Egypt
  • 1991 3rd place at World Championships as a Featherweight in Sydney, Australia. Results were:
  • 1992 Featherweight Bronze Medalist at Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain. Results were:
  • 1993 Boxed as a Lightweight at the World Championships in Tampere, Finland. Results were:
  • 1994 African Lightweight Champion, in competition in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 1994 Competed as a Lightweight at World Cup Tournament in Bangkok, Thailand. Results were:
  • 1996 Lightweight Gold Medalist at Olympic Games in Atlanta, United States. Results were: