István Szikora

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István Szikora (left) training with Hidvégi
  • István Szikora (Born: March 05, 1964, Mátészalka, Hungary)
  • Member of the Hungarian Olympic Team of 1992 Barcelona in Super Heavyweights
  • He was the only European boxer to have fought both Lennox Lewis and Mike Tyson in the amateur ranks and last the full match against these great champions.
  • Trainer of former IBO Inter-Continental and WBF Cruiserweight World champion György Hidvégi.

1992 Olympic Results

  • Boxed as a Super Heavyweights (+91kg)
    • 1st Round - bye
    • Round of 16 - Lost to Svilen Rusinov of Bulgaria, 4-12