Sebastian Köber

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Sebastian Köber
Personal information
Full name Sebastian Köber
Nationality  Germany
Born (1979-05-28) May 28, 1979 (age 35)
Frankfurt an der Oder, Brandenburg
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 102 kg (225 lb)
Sport
Sport Boxing
Rated at Super Heavyweight
Club Boxing Club Frankfurt am Oder

Sebastian Köber (born 28 May 1979 in Frankfurt (Oder), Brandenburg) is a German boxer, who won the Heavyweight bronze medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. Three years later, at the 2003 World Amateur Boxing Championships in Bangkok, he once again finished in third place.

Amateur[edit]

  • German Super Heavyweight Champion 2003, German Junior Champion 1996, 1997

Heavyweight 201 lbs/91 kg limit[edit]

  • 1997 won the European Junior Championships at Heavyweight in Birmingham (England), beating Aleksander Jacenko (Ukraine) in the final.
  • 2000 competed at the European Championships in Tampere, Finland. Result was:
  • 2000 won a bronze medal in the Sydney Olympics at Heavyweight, representing Germany. Results were:
  • 2001 competed at the World Championships in Belfast, Northern Ireland at Heavyweight. Lost the quarterfinal to David Haye on points.

Superheavyweight[edit]

Pro[edit]

Köber turned pro in 2006, and won his first nineteen fights against unknowns before losing two decisions to extremely limited opponents, one with a losing record.

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