Byron Mitchell

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Name: Byron Mitchell
Alias: Gator Slama from 'Bama
Birth Name: Byron Deangelo-Tarone Mitchell
Hometown: Dothan, Alabama, USA
Birthplace: Orlando, Florida, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 182cm
Reach: 180cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Manager: Carl King
Trainer: Al Bonani

Amateur Career

  • 1996 National Golden Gloves middleweight champion
  • Retired after his defeat to Joe Calzaghe with an impressive record of 25-3-1. 4 years later he made a comeback and went 4-8 with all losses by knockout.

Professional Record

Championship Record

  • 3 opponents (3 by KO) beaten for World Super Middleweight Title.


Preceded by:
Frankie Liles
WBA Super Middleweight Champion
1999 Jun 12 – 2000 Apr 8
Succeeded by:
Bruno Girard
Preceded by:
Bruno Girard
Stripped
WBA Super Middleweight Champion

2001 Mar 3 – 2003 Mar 15
Lost bid for Super Championship

Succeeded by:
Sven Ottke
Super Champion
Succeeded by:
Anthony Mundine
Regular Champion