Choi Yong-soo (boxer)

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This is a Korean name; the family name is Choi.
Yong-Soo Choi
Statistics
Real name Yong-Soo Choi
Rated at Super Featherweight
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Nationality South Korea South Korean
Born (1972-08-20) August 20, 1972 (age 44)
Dangjin, Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 34
Wins 29
Wins by KO 19
Losses 4
Draws 1
No contests 0

Yong-Soo Choi (Hangul: 최용수, Hanja: 崔龍洙) (born August 20, 1972 in Dangjin, Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea) is a former boxer from South Korea.

In 1993, he won the Orient and Pacific Boxing Federation super featherweight title.

In 1995, Choi became the WBA super featherweight champion with a technical KO win over Victor Hugo Paz. He defended the belt seven times before losing it to Takanori Hatakeyama in 1998.

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Preceded by
Genaro Hernandez
Vacated
WBA Super Featherweight Champion
21 October 1995 – 5 September 1998
Succeeded by
Takanori Hatakeyama