Nicknamed Rapid Open fire, he’s a former WBO and IBF heavyweight champ, Olympic silver precious metal medalist. He started schooling under his dad at age group 5. Though he was typically a heavyweight, he earned the sterling silver medal in the 1992 Barcelona Summertime Olympics being a middleweight. His sister Tracy Byrd can be a specialist boxer. He earned the WBO Heavyweight name by defeating Vitali Klitschko on January 4, 2000.