Mahyar Monshipour

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Mahyar Monshipour
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Real name Mahyar Monshipour
Nickname(s) Little Tyson
Rated at Super Bantamweight
Nationality French
Born (1975-03-21) March 21, 1975 (age 39)
Bam, Iran
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 33
Wins 28
Wins by KO 19
Losses 3
Draws 2
No contests 0

Mahyar Monshipour (Persian: مهیار منشی‌پور‎; born 21 March 1975 in Bam, Iran) is an Iranian-born French boxer who was the World Boxing Association's super bantamweight champion for nearly three years between 2003 and 2006. He lost his belt to Thai Somsak Sithchatchawal on 18 May 2006, in a match that won The Ring Fight of the Year and Harry Markson Awards, the latter the prize for "fight of the year" awarded by the Boxing Writers Association of America.

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Preceded by
Salim Medjkoune
WBA Super Bantamweight Champion
4 July 2003 – 18 March 2006
Succeeded by
Somsak Sithchatchawal