Ivan Hippolyte

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Ivan Hippolyte
Ivan Hippolyte (cropped).jpg
Born (1964-10-07) 7 October 1964 (age 54)
Suriname
Other namesHippo, The Hydro
NationalitySuriname Surinamese
Netherlands Dutch
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight75 kg (165 lb; 11.8 st)
DivisionWelterweight
Middleweight
StyleKickboxing, Savate
StanceOrthodox
Fighting out ofAmsterdam, Netherlands
TeamVos Gym
TrainerJohan Vos, Jan Plas
Kickboxing record
Total82
Wins69
By knockout37
Losses10
Draws3
Other information
OccupationMartial arts instructor
Notable studentsMirko Filipović, Remy Bonjasky

Ivan "The Hydro" Hippolyte (born 7 October 1964) is a Dutch-Surinamese former kickboxer World champion. He is currently a martial arts coach at the Vos Gym in Amsterdam, Netherlands, the same gym he used to fight out of during his active career. He is a former sparring partner and teammate of four time K-1 World champion Ernesto Hoost as well as veteran mixed martial artist Gilbert Yvel.

He has also been a trainer for K-1 World Champion Remy Bonjasky and MMA legend Mirko Filipović.

Titles[edit]

  • 1995 K-3 Grand Prix '95 Champion
  • 1995 W.M.T.C. Middleweight World Champion at Lumpinee Stadium, Bangkok, Thailand
  • 1994 K-3 Dutch Edition Tournament Champion -76.2 kg
  • M.T.B.N. World Champion
  • W.M.T.A. World Champion -72 kg
  • 1988 W.K.A. Welterweight World Champion
  • 4 times E.M.T.A. European Muay Thai Champion
  • 1986 European Champion Savate

Kickboxing record[edit]

Kickboxing Record

Legend:   Win   Loss   Draw/No contest   Notes

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