Name: Sebastian Sylvester
Birthplace: Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Hometown: Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Height: 5′ 7½″ / 172cm
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Sebastian Sylvester born in Greifswald, Germany is a professional boxer and current European middleweight title holder.
Sylvester boxed to national level as an amateur before turning professional in May 2002.
- German Junior Champion 1998, 1999
- competed at the 1998 Junior World Championships in Buenos Aires, Argentina as a Light Middleweight. Lost to Sergey Kostenko (Ukraine) on points (1-7)
In Sylvester's professional debut fight in Berlin his opponent was Czech-based Russian and fellow debutant, Yury Zaytsev. Zaytsev knocked out Sylvester in the first round.
In March 2007 Sylvester fought Alessio Furlan for the WBA Inter-Continental Middleweight Title at the Stadthalle, Rostock, Germany.
| IBF Middleweight Champion
2009 Sep 19 – 2011 May 7