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Sven Ottke Record

Total Fights34
Title Wins2
Title Defenses21
Title-Fight KOs5
KO Wins6
KO Losses0
Sven Ottke Record & Stats
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      What is Sven Ottke's boxing record?

      In a professional boxing career spanning seven years, Sven Ottke fought 34 times with 34 wins and no losses.

      Ottke retired from professional boxing with an undefeated record of 34-0, which included two super-middleweight world-title wins and 21 successful title defense fights. He had a 17.6% knockouts-to-fights ratio with six of his total 34 fights being knockout wins, five of which were in title fights.

      His last fight was a 12-round unanimous decision victory over Armand Krajnc on March 27, 2004. Ottke successfully defended the super-middleweight WBA (Super) and IBF titles in this fight.

      Some of Ottke's best fights and notable victories include wins over Charles Brewer, Mads Larsen, Giovanni Nardiello, Robin Reid, Joe Gatti, David Starie, and Armand Krajnc.

      34Mar 27, 200436Armand KrajncWin *UD
      33Dec 13, 200336Robin ReidWin *UD
      32Sep 6, 200336Mads LarsenWin *MD
      31Jun 14, 200336David StarieWin *UD
      30Mar 15, 200335Byron MitchellWin *SD
      29Nov 16, 200235Rudy MarkussenWin *UD
      28Aug 24, 200235Joe GattiWin *TKO9
      27Jun 1, 200234Thomas TateWin *UD
      26Mar 16, 200234Rick ThornberryWin *UD
      25Dec 1, 200134Anthony MundineWin *KO10
      24Sep 1, 200134James ButlerWin *UD
      23Jun 29, 200134Ali EnnebatiWin *TKO11
      22Mar 24, 200133James CrawfordWin *KO8
      21Dec 16, 200033Silvio BrancoWin *UD
      20Sep 2, 200033Charles BrewerWin *SD
      19Jun 3, 200033Tocker PudwillWin *UD
      18Mar 11, 200032Lloyd BrianWin *UD
      17Nov 27, 199932Glen JohnsonWin *UD
      16Sep 4, 199932Thomas TateWin *TD
      15May 8, 199931Gabriel HernándezWin *UD
      14Feb 27, 199931Giovanni NardielloWin *KO3
      13Oct 24, 199831Charles BrewerWin *SD
      12Aug 22, 199831William KrijnenWinUD
      11May 30, 199830Asmir VojnovićWinUD
      10Mar 21, 199830Stephane NizardWinUD
      9Feb 28, 199830Allen SmithWinDQ
      8Dec 13, 199730Ali SaidiWinUD
      7Oct 18, 199730Roman BabaevWinUD
      6Aug 30, 199730Fermin ChirinoWinUD
      5Jun 22, 199730Yuri FilipkoWinUD
      4Jun 1, 199729Andy FluteWinUD
      3Apr 26, 199729Teymuraz KekelidzeWinPTS
      2Apr 13, 199729Jason HartWinTKO2
      1Mar 22, 199729Eric DavisWinPTS

      * World-title fight

      Boxing career

      Sven Ottke is a 57-year old retired German professional boxer. He was born in Berlin-Spandau, West Germany on June 3, 1967. He is a former super-middleweight world champion. His professional boxing career spanned more than 7 years — from 1997 to 2004.

      Ottke made his professional boxing debut against Eric Davis at the age of 29 on March 22, 1997, defeating Davis via 6 round PTS. He would go on to remain undefeated throughout his career.

      He had his first world title fight at the age of 31 on October 24, 1998 after 12 professional fights, against Charles Brewer for the super-middleweight IBF title. He defeated Brewer via 12 round split decision to become the super-middleweight champion of the world.

      Sven Ottke was a one-time unified super-middleweight world champion, and has won two world titles at super-middleweight. For all the details about Ottke's world title wins and defenses refer to the "Championships" section below.

      Ottke has never lost a fight in his professional boxing career.

      His last professional fight was a super-middleweight title defense bout against Armand Krajnc on March 27, 2004. Ottke won the fight via 12 round unanimous decision and defended his WBA (Super) and IBF titles. It's been 20 years, 3 months, and 28 days since this fight.


      Ottke had a total of 22 world-title fights, which includes winning two world titles and 21 successful title defenses. He won all 22 of these fights.

      Title Wins

      Sven Ottke fought for super-middleweight world titles in two fights and won both the times. In total, he won two super-middleweight belts.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod
      Mar 15, 2003^Byron MitchellSuper-middleweightWBA (Super)SD
      Oct 24, 1998Charles BrewerSuper-middleweightIBFSD
      ^ Became unified world champion

      Title Defenses

      Sven Ottke had 21 super-middleweight world-title defense fights. He won all of these fights.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles DefendedMethod
      Mar 27, 2004Armand KrajncSuper-middleweightWBA (Super), IBFUD
      Dec 13, 2003Robin ReidSuper-middleweightWBA (Super), IBFUD
      Sep 6, 2003Mads LarsenSuper-middleweightWBA (Super), IBFMD
      Jun 14, 2003David StarieSuper-middleweightWBA (Super), IBFUD
      Mar 15, 2003^Byron MitchellSuper-middleweightIBFSD
      Nov 16, 2002Rudy MarkussenSuper-middleweightIBFUD
      Aug 24, 2002Joe GattiSuper-middleweightIBFTKO
      Jun 1, 2002Thomas TateSuper-middleweightIBFUD
      Mar 16, 2002Rick ThornberrySuper-middleweightIBFUD
      Dec 1, 2001Anthony MundineSuper-middleweightIBFKO
      Sep 1, 2001James ButlerSuper-middleweightIBFUD
      Jun 29, 2001Ali EnnebatiSuper-middleweightIBFTKO
      Mar 24, 2001James CrawfordSuper-middleweightIBFKO
      Dec 16, 2000Silvio BrancoSuper-middleweightIBFUD
      Sep 2, 2000Charles BrewerSuper-middleweightIBFSD
      Jun 3, 2000Tocker PudwillSuper-middleweightIBFUD
      Mar 11, 2000Lloyd BrianSuper-middleweightIBFUD
      Nov 27, 1999Glen JohnsonSuper-middleweightIBFUD
      Sep 4, 1999Thomas TateSuper-middleweightIBFTD
      May 8, 1999Gabriel HernándezSuper-middleweightIBFUD
      Feb 27, 1999Giovanni NardielloSuper-middleweightIBFKO
      ^ Became unified world champion


      Ottke fought a total of 34 times during his professional career, which includes 22 world-title fights at the super-middleweight division. He was among the very best of his generation and was known for his great performances in his fights. These seven fights are the highlight of his career.

      • October 24, 1998: Ottke wins his first world title by defeating Charles Brewer via 12 round split decision. He is now the IBF super-middleweight world champion.

      • February 27, 1999: Ottke successfully defends the IBF super-middleweight title against Giovanni Nardiello, winning the fight via 3rd round KO.

      • September 2, 2000: Ottke successfully defends the IBF super-middleweight title against Charles Brewer, winning the fight via 12 round split decision.

      • December 1, 2001: Ottke successfully defends the IBF super-middleweight title against Anthony Mundine, winning the fight via 10th round KO.

      • March 15, 2003: Ottke becomes a unified super-middleweight world champion by beating Byron Mitchell via 12 round split decision. He now holds the IBF and WBA (Super) super-middleweight world-champion belts.

      • September 6, 2003: Ottke successfully defends the WBA (Super) and IBF super-middleweight titles against Mads Larsen, winning the fight via 12 round majority decision.

      • December 13, 2003: Ottke successfully defends the WBA (Super) and IBF super-middleweight titles against Robin Reid, winning the fight via 12 round unanimous decision.


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