Teddy Atlas

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Teddy Atlas


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

Awards and Recognition

Fighters Trained

Source: Ring Magazine


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)