Kostya Tszyu

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Name: Kostya Tszyu
Alias: Thunder from Down Under
Birth Name: Konstantin Borisovich Tszyu
Born: 1969-09-19
Hometown: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Birthplace: Serov, Russia
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 170cm
Reach: 170cm
Pro Boxer: Record

Trainer: Johnny Lewis
Manager: Matthew Watt
Promoters: Bill Mordey (Classic Promotions) (1992-), Vlad Warton
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Preceded by:
Jake Rodriguez
IBF Light Welterweight Champion
1995 Jan 28 – 1997 May 31
Succeeded by:
Vince Phillips
Preceded by:
Oscar De La Hoya
WBC Light Welterweight Champion
1999 Aug 21 – 2004 Jan
Succeeded by:
Arturo Gatti
Preceded by:
Sharmba Mitchell
Lost bid for Super Championship
WBA Light Welterweight Champion
2001 Feb 3 – 2004
Super Champion
Succeeded by:
Preceded by:
Zab Judah
IBF Light Welterweight Champion
2001 Nov 3 – 2005 Jun 4
Succeeded by:
Ricky Hatton