Tue Bjørn Thomsen

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Tue Bjørn Thomsen
Medal record
Representing  Denmark
Men's boxing
World Amateur Championships
Bronze medal – third place Budapest 1997 Heavyweight

Tue Bjørn Thomsen (December 21, 1972 – April 23, 2006) was a professional boxer from Denmark, whose best performance as an amateur was winning the bronze medal at the 1997 World Amateur Boxing Championships in Budapest, Hungary. Born in Egedesminde, Greenland to family of Danish and Icelandic heritage, he made his professional debut in late 1997. On March 31, 2000 he won the vacant IBC Super Cruiserweight Title by defeating Nate Miller of the United States, in the Esbjerg Stadionhal in Esbjerg, Denmark. On April 23, 2006, Thomsen was knifed to death during a bar fight in central Copenhagen.[1]

Professional boxing record[edit]

22 Wins (9 knockouts, 13 decisions), 1 Loss (1 knockout), 1 Draw [1]
Result Record Opponent Type Round Date Location Notes
Draw 10-7 Brazil Carlos Eduardo Balduino de Melo TD 1 25/10/2002 Denmark Esbjerg Stadionhal, Esbjerg
Win 39-3 United States Rob Calloway UD 12 21/09/2001 Denmark Idraettens hus, Vejle IBC World Super Cruiserweight Title. 118-112, 116-113, 115-114.
Win 7-29-3 United States Bradley Rone UD 6 16/06/2001 Denmark Brøndby Hall, Brøndby 60-54, 60-53, 60-54.
Win 5-2 United States Curtis McDorman TKO 5 27/04/2001 Denmark Aalborg Hallen, Aalborg
Loss 19-6-1 South Africa Jacob Mofokeng KO 4 26/05/2000 Denmark Holbaek Stadionhal, Holbaek
Win 31-7 United States Nate Miller TD 10 31/03/2000 Denmark Esbjerg Stadionhal, Esbjerg IBC World Super Cruiserweight Title. 100-91, 99-92, 100-90.
Win 33-22-2 Mexico Mike Sedillo KO 4 18/02/2000 Denmark Aalborg Hallen, Aalborg Sedillo knocked out at 2:10 of the fourth round.
Win 18-5 Argentina Pedro Daniel Franco UD 8 26/11/1999 Denmark Viborg Stadionhal, Viborg, Denmark 80-72, 80-72, 80-72.
Win 12-1 United States Mark L. Bradley KO 2 29/10/1999 Denmark K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen
Win 26-1 United States Joey Guy PTS 6 01/10/1999 Denmark Randers Hallen, Randers
Win 14-16 United States Cleveland Woods UD 6 03/09/1999 Denmark K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen 60-54, 60-54, 60-55.
Win 16-1-1 Denmark Mark Hulstrom UD 8 18/06/1999 Denmark Idraettens hus, Vejle Danish Heavyweight Title. 78-75, 79-73, 80-74.
Win 31-14 United States Tony LaRosa PTS 6 04/05/1999 Denmark Cirkusbygningen, Copenhagen
Win 18-20-1 United States Tim "Scrap Iron" Johnson KO 1 16/04/1999 Denmark K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen
Win 6-2-1 Dominican Republic Marcial Vinicio PTS 6 19/03/1999 Denmark Falconer Centret, Copenhagen
Win 15-26-1 United States Kimmuel Odum TKO 1 27/11/1998 Denmark Vejby-Risskov Hallen, Aarhus
Win 43-13-1 United States Iran Barkley UD 6 06/11/1998 Denmark K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen 58-55, 58-55, 58-55.
Win 3-1 United States Rodney Phillips KO 1 16/10/1998 Denmark Aalborg Hallen, Aalborg
Win 23-2 United States Damon Reed UD 4 04/09/1998 Denmark Kolding-Hallen, Kolding 40-35, 40-35, 40-35.
Win 13-4-1 United States Mike Pearman TKO 4 05/06/1998 Denmark K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen
Win 4-0 United States Steve Kondas TKO 2 01/05/1998 Denmark Kolding Teater, Kolding
Win 2-0 United States Lanardo Peoples UD 4 03/04/1998 Denmark Holbaek Stadionhal, Holbaek 40-34, 40-35, 40-32.
Win 10-7-1 United States Jimmy Haynes KO 1 20/03/1998 Denmark Vejby-Risskov Hallen, Aarhus
Win 3-5-1 United States Aljenon DeBose PTS 4 05/12/1997 Denmark Aalborg Hallen, Aalborg

References[edit]

  1. ^ Maiken Kolby (2 November 2006). "Tue Bjørn Thomsens drabsmand fik 12 år". ekstrabladet.dk (in Danish). Retrieved 5 March 2015. 

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