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Joe Calzaghe


Past Welsh boxer who was simply a Band Super Middleweight champ. He received all 46 of his professional rounds, 32 by method of knockout, and was inducted in to the International Boxing Hall of Popularity in 2014. He started boxing at 9 yrs . old. He was voted BBC sports activities personality of the entire year in 2007. He previously two children along with his wife Mandy M. Davies before separating. He was raised like a buff of Sugars Ray Leonard and became a member of Leonard as an associate from the International Boxing Hall of Popularity.

Quick Facts

Full Name Joe Calzaghe
Date Of Birth March 23, 1972
Place Of Birth England
Height 1.8 m
Weight 79 kg
Profession Boxer
Education Oakdale Comprehensive School
Nationality British
Spouse Mandy M. Davies
Children Connor Calzaghe, Joe Calzaghe
Parents Enzo Calzaghe, Jackie Calzaghe
Siblings Sonia Calzaghe
Awards BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award
Nominations Best Fighter ESPY Award
Movies Mr Calzaghe, Manor Hunt Ball
Star Sign Aries

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1 He is based in Cwmbran, Gwent, Wales. [July 2008]
2 Manchester, England. Scored a lopsided decision over Jeff Lacy to retain his W.B.O. title and win Lacy's I.B.F. belt. This victory gained him recognition as Super Middleweight champion by "The Ring" magazine. [April 2006]
3 Las Vegas, Nevada. Defeated Light Heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins by split decision. The scores were 115-112 and 116-111 for Calzaghe and 114-113 for Hopkins. [April 2008]
4 Joe was in a relationship with Kristina Rihanoff from 2009 to 2013.
5 He was awarded the M.B.E. (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2003 Queen's Birthday Honors List before being awarded the C.B.E. (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2008 Queen's Birthday Honors List for his services to Sport and Voluntary Service in Wales.
6 Calzaghe should be pronounced kaltsahgay.
7 Formerly Super Middleweight champion of the world.



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The Dame Edna Treatment 2007 TV Series Himself
Frank Warren Presents: Best of Boxing 2006 Video Himself
Orange Playlist 2006 TV Series Himself
Sky Sports World Championship Boxing 2000 TV Series Himself
Le Champion 2017 Documentary post-production Himself
Muhammad Ali Dream (A.K.A Fighting for Equality) 2017 Short Himself
Faith 2016/I Himself
Mr Calzaghe 2015 Documentary Himself
Safest Place on Earth 2015 Documentary Himself
The Valleys Fighter 2015 TV Movie documentary Himself - Undefeated Former World Champion
Ringside 2014 TV Series Himself - Special Guest
A Question of Sport 2006-2013 TV Series Himself / Himself - Team Member / Himself - Mystery Guest
Tricked 2013 TV Series Himself
Pointless Celebrities 2013 TV Series Himself - Contestant
Celebrity Masterchef 2013 TV Series Himself
Loose Women 2007-2012 TV Series Himself
Morgan Spurlock's New Britannia 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Real Hustle 2012 TV Series documentary Himself
Strictly Come Dancing 2009-2011 TV Series Himself - Contestant / Himself - Audience Member / Himself
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire 2011 TV Series Himself
All Star Family Fortunes 2010 TV Series Himself
The Wright Stuff 2010 TV Series Himself - Guest Panelist
Newsround 2010 TV Series Himself
Soccer Aid 2010 TV Mini-Series Himself - Rest of the World Team
Sport Relief 2010 2010 TV Special Himself
Pride of Britain Awards 2010 2010 TV Special Himself
Joe Calzaghe: Undefeated 2009 Video documentary Joe Calzaghe
Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two 2009 TV Series documentary Himself
Tattoos: A Scarred History 2009 Documentary Himself
Brit Awards 2009 2009 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Heroes: Best of British Boxing 2009 Video Himself
Jonathan Ross Salutes 'Dad's Army' 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited)
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross 2008 TV Series Himself
All Star Mr & Mrs 2008 TV Series Himself
HBO Boxing 2008 TV Series documentary Himself
When Des Met Joe 2008 TV Movie Himself

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Archive Footage

Sports Life Stories 2013 TV Series documentary Himself
Tricked 2013 TV Series Himself
A Question of Sport 2007-2008 TV Series Himself

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1 On being awarded the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) When my dad told me about the MBE I thought he was winding me up...I'm proud to get the honour and it is another feather in my cap really after my years as champion.

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