Vitali Tajbert (born 25 May 1982) is a German former professional boxer who competed from 2005 to 2013. He held the WBC super-featherweight title in 2010 (having held the interim title from 2009 to 2010) and the European Union title in 2008. As an amateur, he won a silver medal at the 2003 World Championships, a gold medal at the 2004 European Championships, and a bronze medal at the 2004 Olympics, all in the featherweight division.

Vitali Tajbert
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Statistics
Weight(s)Super-featherweight
Height5 ft 5.5 in (166 cm)
NationalityGerman
Born (1982-05-25) 25 May 1982 (age 37)
Mikhaylovka, Kazakhstan
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights24
Wins22
Wins by KO6
Losses2

Amateur resultsEdit

Professional boxing recordEdit

Professional record summary
26 fights 24 wins 2 losses
By knockout 6 0
By decision 18 2
No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
26 Win 24–2   Mikheil Avakyan UD 6 24 August 2013   Warsteiner HockeyPark, Mönchengladbach, Germany
25 Win 23–2   Michael Dufek UD 6 12 October 2012   Sporthalle Wandsbek, Hamburg, Germany
24 Win 22–2   Jose Luis Graterol UD 8 28 January 2012   Grand Elysée, Hamburg, Germany
23 Win 21–2   Andrey Kostin UD 6 24 September 2011   Dima-Sportcenter, Hamburg, Germany
22 Loss 20–2   Takahiro Aoh UD 12 26 November 2010   Nihon Gaishi Hall, Nagoya, Japan Lost WBC super-featherweight title
21 Win 20–1   Héctor Velázquez TD 9 (12), 1:35 22 May 2010   StadtHalle, Rostock, Germany Retained WBC super-featherweight title;
Unanimous TD after Tajbert was cut from an accidental head clash
20 Win 19–1   Humberto Mauro Gutiérrez UD 12 21 November 2009   Sparkassen-Arena, Kiel, Germany Won WBC interim super-featherweight title
19 Win 18–1   Rudy Encarnacion UD 6 6 June 2009   König Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, Germany
18 Loss 17–1   Sergey Gulyakevich UD 12 5 December 2008   Sporthalle Brandberge, Halle, Germany For European super-featherweight title
17 Win 17–0   Ermano Fegatilli UD 8 29 August 2008   Burg-Waechter Castello, Düsseldorf, Germany
16 Win 16–0   Antonio Joao Bento UD 12 5 July 2008   Gerry Weber Stadion, Halle, Germany Retained European Union super-featherweight title
15 Win 15–0   Jesus Garcia Escalona UD 12 29 February 2008   Alsterdorfer Sporthalle, Hamburg, Germany Won European Union super-featherweight title
14 Win 14–0   Youssouf Djibaba TKO 10 (10), 2:51 7 December 2007   Alsterdorfer Sporthalle, Hamburg, Germany
13 Win 13–0   Petr Petrov UD 8 20 October 2007   Gerry Weber Stadion, Halle, Germany
12 Win 12–0   Younes Amrani TKO 7 (8), 1:00 28 July 2007   Burg-Waechter Castello, Düsseldorf, Germany
11 Win 11–0   Jairo Moura dos Santos UD 8 30 March 2007   Kolnarena, Cologne, Germany
10 Win 10–0   Alessandro Di Meco TKO 1 (6), 2:00 16 February 2007   Fight Night Arena, Cologne, Germany
9 Win 9–0   Kirkor Kirkorov UD 6 5 December 2006   Freizeit Arena, Sölden, Austria
8 Win 8–0   Fabian Valentin Martinez UD 6 21 November 2006   Universum Gym, Hamburg, Germany
7 Win 7–0   Wladimir Borov UD 6 19 September 2006   Kugelbake-Halle, Cuxhaven, Germany
6 Win 6–0   Adolphe Avadja UD 4 29 July 2006   König Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, Germany
5 Win 5–0   Pablo Ernesto Oliveto UD 6 27 May 2006   Zenith - Die Kulturhalle, Munich, Germany
4 Win 4–0   Dzmitri Rabikau KO 1 {4), 1:11 29 April 2006   Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle, Stuttgart, Germany
3 Win 3–0   Alain Rakow UD 4 28 February 2006   Alte Reithalle, Stuttgart, Germany
2 Win 2–0   Julio Borges KO 1 (4), 2:15 7 January 2006   Zenith - Die Kulturhalle, Munich, Germany
1 Win 1–0   Robert Zsemberi KO 1 (4), 2:25 3 December 2005   Bordelandhalle, Magdeburg, Germany

Personal lifeEdit

Tajbert and his family migrated from Kazakhstan as ethnic Germans to Stuttgart in 1992.

External linksEdit

Sporting positions
Regional boxing titles
Preceded by
Jesus Garcia Escalona
EBU super-featherweight champion
29 February 2008 – October 2008
Vacated
Vacant
Title next held by
Devis Boschiero
World boxing titles
Preceded by
Humberto Mauro Gutiérrez
WBC super-featherweight champion
Interim title

21 November 2009 – 18 March 2010
Promoted
Title discontinued
Preceded by
Humberto Soto
vacated
WBC super-featherweight champion
18 March 2010 – 26 November 2010
Succeeded by
Takahiro Aoh