David Kamau

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David Kamau
Real name David Nganga Kamau
Nickname(s) The KO
Rated at Light Middleweight
Light Welterweight
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Reach 69 in (175 cm)
Nationality Kenya Kenyan
Born (1965-08-04) August 4, 1965 (age 51)
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 34
Wins 30
Wins by KO 22
Losses 4
Draws 0
No contests 0

David Nganga Kamau (born August 4, 1965 in Nakuru, Kenya) is a Kenyan professional boxer in the Light Middleweight division and has only had four losses.

Pro career[edit]

He was once trained by Alberto Davila the former bantamweight champion

WBC Light Welterweight Championship[edit]

The undefeated African lost his first shot at the title to legendary three division World Champion, Mexican Julio César Chávez.[1]

WBC Welterweight Championship[edit]

In his second effort at a World Championship he would not fare better, getting knocked out by four division World Champion, Mexican-American Oscar De La Hoya.[2]

In February 1999, he would go on to lose against American Danny Perez Ramírez.[3]

WBO NABO Welterweight Championship[edit]

On June 16, 2000 Kamau lost to three-time world champion, American Antonio Margarito in Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California.[4]


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