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Name: David Tua
Birth Name: Mafaufau Sita
Birthplace: Faleasiu, Samoa
Nationality: New Zealander
Hometown: South Auckland, New Zealand
Height: 5′ 10″ / 178cm
Reach: 70″ / 178cm
Boxing Record: click
- Full birth name is "Mafaufau Tavita Lio Mafaufau Sanerivi Talimatasi."
- Has knocked out four former world champions
Minor Titles Won
- WBO Asia Pacific Heavyweight
- WBO Oriental Heavyweight
- NABF Heavyweight
- IBF Inter-Continental Heavyweight
- USBA Heavyweight
- WBC International Heavyweight
- 1990 won the Oceanian Championships in Nuku'alofa, Tonga.
- 1991 3rd place at the World Championships in Sydney, Australia.
- 1992 won the Oceanian Championships/Olympics Trials in Apia, Western Samoa.
- 1992 won the Heavyweight bronze medal representing New Zealand at the Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. Results were: