|Nickname(s) Boom Boom|
Height 1.76 m
Stance Southpaw stance
Role Professional Boxer
Total fights 39
|Reach 180 cm (71 in)|
Name Markus Beyer
Division Super middleweight
Rated at Super middleweight
Wins by KO 13
Martial art Boxing
|Born 28 April 1971 (age 44)
Erlabrunn, Germany. (1971-04-28) |
Similar People Sven Ottke, Ulli Wegner, Wilfried Sauerland, Glenn Catley, Mikkel Kessler
Markus beyer ger vs ezmouhan ibzaimov kaz atlanta olympics 1 4final
Markus Beyer (born 28 April 1971) is a German former professional boxer who won the WBC super middleweight title. As an amateur he represented Germany at the 1992 and 1996 Olympics in the light middleweight division. He also won a bronze medal at the 1995 World Amateur Boxing Championships and silver at the 1996 European Amateur Boxing Championships.
- Markus beyer ger vs ezmouhan ibzaimov kaz atlanta olympics 1 4final
- Olympic boxing barcelona 1992 juan lemus cub vs markus beyer ger
- Amateur career
- Professional career
- Titles held
- Personal life
Olympic boxing barcelona 1992 juan lemus cub vs markus beyer ger
Beyer's amateur record was 35 wins in 39 fights.
On October 23, 1999, Beyer won his first world title against WBC super middleweight champion Richie Woodhall. He successfully defended the title against Leif Keiski before losing it to Glenn Catley.
On April 5, 2003, Beyer challenged Canadian WBC super middleweight champion Eric Lucas and was awarded a highly controversial split decision in Germany. Beyer defended the title against Danny Green and Andre Thysse before being upset by Cristian Sanavia. Beyer defeated Sanavia by knockout in a rematch then went on to retain the title five times by scoring wins over Yoshinori Nishizawa, Danny Green, Omar Sheika, Alberto Colajanni, and a draw against Sakio Bika.
On October 14, 2006, Beyer lost his title via third-round knockout to WBA super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler in a unification fight.
Since 2008 Beyer has been married to Daniela Haak, aka Lady Danii from the Mr. President Eurodance band.