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Filip Hrgović (born 4 June 1992) is a professional boxer from Croatia, best known for winning European Amateur Boxing Championships in Samokov 2015 and winning the bronze medal at 2016 Summer Olympics. He possesses an amateur record of 74 wins and 15 losses.

Filip Hrgović
Filip Hrgovic rio 2016.jpg
Hrgović at the 2016 Summer Olympics
Native name
Filip Hrgović
Born (1992-06-04) 4 June 1992 (age 27)
NationalityCroatian
Boxing career
Statistics
Nickname(s)Hrga, El Animal[1]
Weight(s)Heavyweight
Height1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights9
Wins9
Wins by KO7
Losses0

Amateur careerEdit

Hrgović was boxing for BK Leonardo under Leonardo Pjetraj.

Filip was 6 times Croatian Senior Boxing Champion (2011, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16), once runner up (2010).

He was also WSB Season I Champion (as member of Paris United team) and two times (Season III and season V) as member of Astana Arlans team, with a 26-4 record.[2]

He was named March Boxer of the Month in 2015 by AIBA.[3]

Hrgović was the man credited for the cancellation of the David Haye vs Tyson Fury fight in 2013, after he cut Haye in a sparring session.[4][5] He was also Kubrat Pulev's sparring partner for his fight against Wladimir Klitschko in 2014.[6][7]

Filip was a boxing bronze medallist in the men's super heavyweight category at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games after being narrowly defeated by Tony Yoka of France in the semi-finals.

After Olympics, he was awarded Order of Danica Hrvatska with face of Franjo Bučar by President of Croatia, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, for extraordinary sports success and winning a medal at Olympics, also for promotion of sports and the reputation of the Croatia in the world.[8]

Professional careerEdit

On 30 September 2017, Hrgović started his professional career with a first-round stoppage victory over Raphael Zumbano of Brazil.[9] Hrgović signed a deal with Sauerland Promotions following his debut.[10]

Hrgović won all five of his matches in 2018, and was shortlisted for The Ring magazine Prospect of the Year award.[11]

TitlesEdit

ProfessionalEdit

Amateur[12]Edit

  • 2016 Summer Olympics  
  • 2016 EUBC Golden Belt  
  • 2016 43. Chemistry Cup  
  • 2016 60. Istvan Bocskai Memorial  
  • 2015 European Amateur Boxing Championships  
  • 2015 WSB Season V Champion (As member of Astana Arlans team)
  • 2013 WSB Season III Champion (As member of Astana Arlans team)
  • 2012 WSB Super Heavyweight World Champion 91+ kg
  • 2011, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 Croatian Senior Boxing Championship +91 kg  
  • 2011 WSB Season I Champion (As member of Paris United team)
  • 2010 Laszlo Papp Memorial  
  • 2010 2. AIBA Youth World Championships  
  • 2010 20. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship +91 kg  
  • 2010 Croatian Youth Boxing Championship  
  • 2009 Franko Blagonjic Youth Memorial Tournament  
  • 2009 Croatian Youth Boxing Championship +91 kg  
  • 2008 Croatian Junior Boxing Championship +86 kg  

Professional boxing recordEdit

Professional record summary
9 fights 9 wins 0 losses
By knockout 7 0
By decision 2 0
No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
9 Win 9–0   Mario Heredia KO 3 (10), 0:33 24 Aug 2019   Centro de Usos Multiples, Hermosillo, Mexico Retained WBC International heavyweight title
8 Win 8–0   Gregory Corbin KO 1 (10), 1:00 25 May 2019   MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, Maryland, US

Retained WBC International heavyweight title

7 Win 7–0   Kevin Johnson UD 8 8 Dec 2018   Dražen Petrović Basketball Hall, Zagreb, Croatia
6 Win 6–0   Amir Mansour KO 3 (12), 3:00 8 Sep 2018   Zagreb Arena, Zagreb, Croatia Won vacant WBC International heavyweight title
5 Win 5–0   Filiberto Tovar TKO 4 (10), 1:50 9 Jun 2018   Postpalast, Munich, Germany
4 Win 4–0   Sean Turner UD 8 24 Feb 2018   Arena Nürnberger Versicherung, Nuremberg, Germany
3 Win 3–0   Tom Little TKO 4 (8), 2:15 27 Jan 2018   Arēna Rīga, Rīga, Latvia
2 Win 2–0   Pavel Sour KO 1 (6), 2:59 27 Oct 2017   Sport- und Kongresshalle, Schwerin, Germany
1 Win 1–0   Raphael Zumbano Love TKO 1 (6), 1:40 30 Sep 2017   Arēna Rīga, Riga, Latvia

Amateur boxing recordEdit

Res. Opponent tip Rd., Time Date Location Notes
Loss   Tony Yoka SD 3, 3:00 2016-08-19   Riocentro, Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics, semi finals.
Win   Lenier Pero TKO 2 2016-08-16   Riocentro, Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics, quarter finals.
Win   Ali Eren Demirezen UD 3, 3:00 2016-08-13   Riocentro, Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics, round of 16.
Loss   Mihai Nistor UD 3, 3:00 2016-07-10   Iași EUBC Golden Belt, final.
Win   Kim Dohyeon TKO 3 2016-07-07   Iași EUBC Golden Belt, semi finals.
Win   Andrey Afonin TKO 3 2016-03-11   Erdgas SportArena, Halle 43. Chemistry Cup, final.
Win   Hussein Ishaish UD 3, 3:00 2016-03-10   Erdgas SportArena, Halle 43. Chemistry Cup, semi finals.[13]
Win   Branimir Lovren TKO 2 2016-02-27   SC Lučko, Zagreb 26. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, semi finals.
Ivan Andrašić withdrew from finals due to an injury.
[14]
Win   Ali Eren Demirezen UD 3, 3:00 2016-02-6   Gabor Olah Sportcomplex, Debrecen 60. Istvan Bocskai Memorial, final.
Win   Mikheil Bakhtidze UD 3, 3:00 2016-02-5   Gabor Olah Sportcomplex, Debrecen 60. Istvan Bocskai Memorial, 1/2 final.
Win   Daniel Tabosky UD 3, 3:00 2016-02-04   Gabor Olah Sportcomplex, Debrecen 60. Istvan Bocskai Memorial, 1/4 final.[15]
Loss   Tony Yoka SD 3, 3:00 2015-10   Lusail Multi-Purpose Sports Hall, Doha 18. World Championships, 1/4 final.
Win   Petar Belberov UD 3, 3:00 2015-10-09   Lusail Multi-Purpose Sports Hall, Doha 18. World Championships, 1/8 final.
Win   Florian Schulz UD 3, 3:00 2015-08-15   MSH Arena, Samokov 41. European Championships, final.
Win   Mihai Nistor SD 3, 3:00 2015-08-14   MSH Arena, Samokov 41. European Championships, semi finals.
Win   Mikheil Bakhtidze UD 3, 3:00 2015-08-12   MSH Arena, Samokov 41. European Championships, quarter final.
Win   Dean Gardiner UD 3, 3:00 2015-08-09   MSH Arena, Samokov 41. European Championships, 1/8 final.
Win   Marin Mindoljević UD 3, 3:00 2015-05-03   OŠ Jelkovec, Sesvete 25. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, final.[16]
Win   Branimir Lovren TKO 1 2015-05-02   OŠ Jelkovec, Sesvete 25. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, semi finals.[17]
Win   Alessio Spahiu TKO 2 2015-04-25   Milano WSB season V, 14th round. Qualified for 2016 Summer Olympics.[18]
Win   Jose Gabriel Medina TKO 2 2015-04-11   San Juan WSB season V, 12th round.
Win   Haji Martuzaliyev RTD 1 2015-03-20   Shymkent WSB season V, 10th round.
Win   Edgar Muñoz TKO 2 2015-03-07   Caracas WSB season V, 8th round.
Win   Carlos Ortega TKO 2 2015-02-21   Almaty WSB season V, 6th round.
Win   Brandon Glanton TKO 2 2015-02-08   Sapiyev Boxing Centre, Karaganda WSB season V, 4th round.
Win   Paweł Wierzbicki UD 5, 3:00 2015-01-23   Lubin WSB season V, 2nd round.
Win   Yoandi Toirac TKO 5, 0:22 2014-09-10   Astana WSB Clash of Champions.[19]
Win   Ivan Andrasić TKO N/A 2014-05-11   Arena Gripe, Split 24. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, final.[20]
Win   Josip Granić TKO N/A 2014-05-10   Arena Gripe, Split 24. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, semi finals.[21]
Loss   Haji Martuzaliyev SD 5, 3:00 2014-05-03   Baku WSB Season IV, semi finals.
Haji down in rd.3 and deducted a point in 5th.
[22]
Win   Renat Rakhimov TKO 2 2014-02-10   Mexico City WSB season IV, 8th round.
Win   José Larduet TKO 3, 2:25 2013-12-13   Almaty WSB season IV, 4th round.
Win   Sergey Kuzmin UD 5, 3:00 2013-11-23   Saint Petersburg WSB season IV, 2nd round.
Loss   Roberto Cammarelle UD 3, 3:00 2013-10-23   Almaty 17. World Championships, quarter finals.[23]
Win   Mirzokhid Abdullayev UD 3, 3:00 2013-10-22   Almaty 17. World Championships, 1/8 finals.
Win   Gu Guangming TKO 2 2013-10-19   Almaty 17. World Championships, 1/16 finals.
Win   Roman Gorst TKO 1 2013-09-28   Sesvete Bayern VS Sesvete.[24]
Win   Domagoj Prtain TKO N/A 2013-04-21   Zadar 23. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, final.[25]
Win   Jure Majić TKO 1 2013-04-21   Zadar 23. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, semi finals.[26]
Win   Ante Radan KO 1, 0:28 2013-04-20   Zadar 23. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, quarter finals.[27]
Win   Gerardo Bisbal UD 5, 3:00 2013-04-12   Mexico City WSB Season III, semi finals.
Astana Arlans wins WSB Season III.
Loss   Joseph Joyce SD 5, 3:00 2013-02-07   London WSB season III, 8th round.
Win   Eric Brechlin UD 5, 3:00 2013-01-11   Hannover WSB season III, 5th round.
Win   Mohammed Arjaoui UD 5, 3:00 2012-12-08   Almaty WSB season III, 3rd round.
Win   Rostyslav Arkhypenko UD 5, 3:00 2012-11-16   Kiev WSB season III 1st round, debut for Astana Arlans team.
Win   Ruslan Myrsatayev UD 7, 3:00 2012-06-09   London Wins WSB Super Heavyweight World Title 91+ kg.[28]
Loss   Magomed Omarov PTS (14–15) 3, 3:00 2012-04-18   Trabzon European Olympic Qualifier, quarter final.[29]
Win   Kaspar Vaha AB 2 2012-04-16   Trabzon European Olympic Qualifier, 1/8 final.
Win   Nikita Maculevics AB 3 2012-04-15   Trabzon European Olympic Qualifier, 1/16 final.
Win   Marko Tomasović PTS 3, 3:00 2012-03-11   Pula 22. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, final.[30]
Win   Šime Filipi PTS 3, 3:00 2012-03-10   Pula 22. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, semi finals.
Win   Ante Verunica RSC 1 2012-03-09   Pula 22. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, quarter finals.[31]
Win   Michal Olas TKO 2 2012-03-05   Paris WSB season II, Quarter Finals.
Win   Alexander Povernov UD 5, 3:00 2012-02-18   WSB season II, 10th round.
Win   Abdulkadir Abdullayev UD 5, 3:00 2012-02-04   Baku WSB season II, 8th round.
Loss   Viktar Zuyev UD 5, 3:00 2012-01-13   Istanbul WSB season II, 6th round.
Win   Haji Martuzaliyev UD 5, 3:00 2011-11-02   Paris WSB season II, 3rd round.
Win   Yusuf Acik TKO 3, 2:57 2011-11-12   Paris WSB season II, 1st round.
Loss   Ivan Dychko PTS (16–20) 3, 3:00 2011-10-05   Baku 16. World Championships, quarter finals.[32]
Win   Mihai Nistor PTS (22–10) 3, 3:00 2011-10-04   Baku 16. World Championships, 1/8 finals.
Win   Mikheil Bakhtidze AB 2 2011-10-02   Baku 16. World Championships, 1/16 finals.
Win   Radoslav Estocin AB 2 2011-09-03   Vranov nad Topľou Duals Slovakia - Croatia.[33][34]
Win   Stipan Radić PTS (37–16) 3, 3:00 2011-05-22   Koprivnica 21. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, final.[35]
Win   Ivan Andrašić PTS (34–9) 3, 3:00 2011-05-21   Koprivnica 21. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, semi finals.[36]
Win   Šime Filipi PTS (21–11) 3, 3:00 2011-05-20   Koprivnica 21. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, quarter finals.[37]
Win   Sardor Abdullaev UD 5, 3:00 2011-04-15   Guizhou Paris United wins the Season I of WSB league.[38]
Win   Sergei Kharitonov SD 5, 3:00 2011-04-15   Paris WSB season I, semi finals.
Win   Oleksiy Sivko SD 5, 3:00 2011-02-25   Istanbul WSB season I, 10th round.
Loss   Vitaly Kudukhov UD 5, 3:00 2011-02-05   Moscow WSB season I, 8th round.
Win   Islam Ismailov UD 5, 3:00 2011-01-08   Moscow WSB season I, 5th round.
Win   Remzi Ozbek TKO 3 2010-12-17   Halle Georges Carpentier, Paris WSB season I, 4th round. Debut for Paris United team.
Loss   Ala Guni Usef PTS N/A 2010-10-01  
Win   Bence Bouquet PTS N/A 2010-10-01  
Win N/A PTS N/A 2010-10-01  
Loss   Bence Bouquet PTS N/A 2010-09-04   Hajduszoboszlo 1. Laszlo Papp Memorial, final.[39]
Win   Eric Brechlin PTS N/A 2010-09-03   Hajduszoboszlo 1. Laszlo Papp Memorial, semi finals.
Win   Tony Yoka PTS (7–4) 4, 3:00 2010-05-03   Baku 2. AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships, final.[40]
Win   Joseph Parker PTS (8–6) 4, 3:00 2010-05-02   Baku 2. AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships, semi finals.[41]
Win   Fargan Omarov PTS (15–4) 4, 3:00 2010-04-30   Baku 2. AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships, quarter finals.[42]
Win   Joszef Kristof Zsigmond PTS (7–1) 4, 3:00 2010-04-29   Baku 2. AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships, 1/8 finals.[43]
Loss   Marko Tomasović PTS (4–5) 3, 3:00 2010-03-21   Omišalj 20. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, final.[44]
Win   Stipan Radić PTS (8–4) 3, 3:00 2010-03-20   Omišalj 20. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, semi finals.[45]
Win   Šime Filipi RSC 2 2010-03-20   Omišalj 20. Croatian Senior Boxing Championship, quarter finals.
Win   Rudolf Jozić RSC 1 2010   Croatian Youth National Boxing Championship, final.
Loss   Dino Mansour PTS (7–17) 4, 3:00 2009   Rijeka Franko Blagonjic Youth Memorial Tournament, final.
Win   Max Keller AB 4 2009   Rijeka Franko Blagonjic Youth Memorial Tournament, semi finals.
Win   Mantas Valavicius RSC 2 2009   Rijeka Franko Blagonjic Youth Memorial Tournament, quarter finals.
Loss   Dino Mansour PTS N/A 2009   Croatian Youth National Boxing Championship +91 kg, final.
Win   Rudolf Jozić RSC 1 2008   Croatian Junior National Boxing Championship +86 kg, final.

Orders and awardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.total-croatia-news.com/sport/36118-filip-hrgovic
  2. ^ Majstori boksa stasali su u šampione u Cerskoj 3(in Croatian)
  3. ^ "March Boxer of the Month: Filip Hrgovic". AIBA.org. Retrieved 2015-04-30.
  4. ^ "David Haye is no coward – but he is rather foolish". Yahoo Eurosport UK. 23 September 2013.
  5. ^ "Boxing: David Haye 'devasted' to pull out of Tyson Fury fight". The Independent. Retrieved 2015-04-30.
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  12. ^ FILIP HRGOVIC – 91+KG
  13. ^ 43. Chemistry Cup
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  15. ^ 60.Istvan Bocskai Memorial
  16. ^ Damir Plantić pobijedio Hrvoja Sepa na Prvenstvu Hrvatske, Hrgović obranio naslov(in Croatian)
  17. ^ PH u boksu: U 13 sati kreću finala u Sesvetama(in Croatian)
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  45. ^ "Tomasović nadboksao Mansoura - Profightstore". Profightstore.hr. 2010-03-20. Retrieved 2015-04-30.
  46. ^ Sandra Perković i Filip Hrgović najbolji sportaši Zagreba(in Croatian)
  47. ^ Filip Hrgović i Ivo Karlović među dobitnicima nagrade Franjo Bučar!(in Croatian)

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