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== Trainer ==
 
== Trainer ==
 
Learned the boxing trade from the legendary [[Cus D'Amato]]. Trained such champions as [[Mike Tyson]] (as an amateur) and [[Barry McGuigan]].
 
Learned the boxing trade from the legendary [[Cus D'Amato]]. Trained such champions as [[Mike Tyson]] (as an amateur) and [[Barry McGuigan]].
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==Commentator ==
 
==Commentator ==
Commentator for ESPN cable boxing shows: "[[ESPN Friday Night Fights]]" and weekly specials including "[[ESPN Wednesday Night Fights]]"
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== Awards and Recognition ==
 
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Inducted into the [[World Boxing Hall of Fame]]: Expanded Category (2005)
 
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Revision as of 22:41, 9 April 2008

Teddy Atlas

Trainer

Learned the boxing trade from the legendary Cus D'Amato. Trained such champions as Mike Tyson (as an amateur) and Barry McGuigan. Also served as trainer for 1980 Swedish Olympic team.

Commentator

Commentator for ESPN2 cable boxing shows: ESPN Friday Night Fights and weekly specials including ESPN Wednesday Night Fights

Awards and Recognition

Fighters Trained


Source: Ring Magazine

Trivia

Atlas played the part of Klaus Silber in the 1989 movie, Triumph of the Spirit.

Source: Ring Magazine

Inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame: Expanded Category (2005)