Name: Taras Shelestyuk
Born: 1985-11-30 (Age:31)
Birthplace: Makeyevka, Ukraine
Hometown: Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 5′ 10½″ / 179cm
Boxing Record: click
Trainers: Freddie Roach (-2015), Eric Brown (2015-present)
Manager: Vadim Kornilov
Promoter: Art Pelullo
Olympic Games results
- Represented Ukraine at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Great Britain, boxing as a Welterweight (69 kg):
- Estimated Amateur record: 195-15.
2009 World Championships participant in Milan, Italy at 69 kg.
- Defeated Leon Chartoi (Sweden) 10-3
- Defeated Onder Sipal (Turkey) 14-6
- Lost to Serik Sapiyev (Kazakhstan) 11-16
2010 European Championships Bronze medalist in Moscow, Russia at 69 kg.
- Defeated Andrey Zamkovoy (Russia) 6-3
- Defeated Onder Sipal (Turkey) 4-2
- Defeated John Joe Joyce (Ireland) 9-1
- Lost to Balazs Bacskai (Hungary) 2-4
2011 World Championships Gold medalist in Baku, Azerbaijan at 69 kg.