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Name: Troy Ross
Alias: The Boss
Birth Name: Troy Amos Ross
Birthplace: Georgetown, Guyana
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height: 5′ 11½″ / 182cm
Reach: 72″ / 183cm
Boxing Record: click
- Member of the 1996 and 2000 Canadian Olympic Teams, as a Light Heavyweight.
- Amateur record: 81-10
- 1996 Olympic Results:
- 1995 World Championships
- 1997 World Championships
- Lost to Torsten Bengtson (Germany) 0-4
- 1998 Commonwealth Games silver medalist
- 1999 Pan American Games bronze medalist
- 2000 Olympic Result:
- Lost to Jegbefumer Albert (Nigeria) RSC 3
- Ross was the winner of Season 4 of The Contender television series.
- Ross portrayed Light Heavyweight Champion John Henry Lewis, in the movie "Cinderella Man".