Tarmo Uusivirta

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Name: Tarmo Uusivirta
Hometown: Jyvaskyla, Finland
Birthplace: Jyvaskyla, Finland
Died: 1999-12-13 (Age:42)
Stance: Orthodox
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Amateur Highlights

1977: European Championships, Halle, Germany

1978 - World Championships, Belgrade, Yugoslavia: Silver Medal (Light Middleweight)

1979 - European Championships, Cologne, Germany: Gold Medal (Light Middleweight)

1980 Olympic Games Moscow as a middleweight

1981 European Championships Tampere Finland

1982 - World Championships, Munich, Germany: Silver Medal (Light Middleweight)


  • Uusivirta suffered from heavy depression after his career, and committed suicide in late 1999.