Toncho Tonchev

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Tontcho Tontchev

Name: Toncho Tonchev
Birth Name: Toncho Tonchev
Born: 1972-12-01
Birthplace: Sliven, Bulgaria
Nationality: Bulgarian
Hometown: Sliven, Bulgaria
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 5′ 9″   /   175cm
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Tontchev was the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Silver Medalist at 132 pounds for Bulgaria. He also competed at 132 pounds at the 1992 Barcelona games.

Olympic results


  • Defeated [[Julio Gonz´┐Żlez Valladares]] (Cuba) 14-12
  • Defeated Henry Kungsy (Papua New Guinea) 11-2
  • Lost to Oscar De La Hoya (United States) 7-16


Titles Held

  • WBU Lightweight Title (2004)
  • EBU (European) Super Featherweight Title (2001)
  • WBC International Super Featherweight Title (2000)
  • WBA Intercontinental Super Featherweight Title (1999-2000)
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