WBO cruiserweight champ, Western european cruiserweight champ, as well as the IBF inter-continental cruiserweight champ. He started exercising Taekwando and kickboxing at age 10. He earned the yellow metal medal on the W.A.K.O Western european championships being a kickboxer. He was created and elevated in Sjenica, Serbia. He was defeated by Steve Cunningham within a combat for the IBF cruiserweight name on Dec 29, 2007.