Artur Gevorgyan

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Artur Gevorgyan
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Gevorgyan (second from the left) with Ronda Rousey and her trainer Edmond Tarverdyan
Personal information
Full name Artur Samveli Gevorgyan
Nationality  Armenia
Born (1975-04-01) April 1, 1975 (age 42)
Yerevan, Armenian SSR
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 60 kg (130 lb)
Sport Boxing
Rated at Lightweight

Artur Samveli Gevorgyan (Armenian: Արթուր Սամվելի Գևորգյան, born April 1, 1975 in Yerevan, Armenian SSR) is an Armenian boxer, now based in Los Angeles, California. He is a two-time Olympian who competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics and 2000 Summer Olympics in the lightweight division.[1][2] Gevorgyan also won a bronze medal at the 1998 European Amateur Boxing Championships. He later turned professional and had a record of 6-2.


  1. ^ "Armenia at the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games". Retrieved 26 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Armenia at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games". Retrieved 26 February 2013. 

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