Andrew Golota

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Name: Andrew Golota
Birth Name: Andrzej Golota
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 193cm
Reach: 201cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Amateur Highlights

Professional Record

Notes

  • After marrying in 1990 Golota immigrated to Chicago where he intended to look for work as a truck driver. An immigration official guided him to a gym.
  • As he notched up a succession of wins he altered his style from that of an upright "European" approach to more of a puncher, suiting his natural power.