This article will answer every question you have about Tim Tszyu. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.
- What does Tszyu do for a living?
- Who are Tszyu’s parents and siblings?
- What are Tszy’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Tszyu married or does he have a girlfriend/boyfriend?
- Does Tszyu have any children?
- Where is Tszyunow?
- How tall is Tszyu?
- How much money does Tszyu earn?
- What is Tszyu’s net worth?
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Who is Tim Tszyu?
Tim Tszyu (Timofei Konstantinovich Tszyu) is an Australian professional boxer who held the Australian light-middleweight title in 2019. He is currently rated No. 1 Australia light-middleweight by Boxrec. Tszyu is the son of former world champion boxer Kostya Tszyu, and the older brother of Nikita Tszyu. A portrait of him by Ksenija Hrnjak was a finalist for the 2022 Archibald Prize.
Professional boxing career
Tszyu vs. Cassidy
Following being away from the sport for 4years because of a bad injury, he made his professional debut in December 2016. He beat Zorran Cassidy by unanimous decision (UD) at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
Tszyu vs. Ryan
Tim earned the WBC-ABCO Contental light-middleweight title in his 7th fight, with a UD against Wade Ryan.
Tszyu vs. Brubaker
He beat Jack Brubaker by technical knockout (TKO) in the 4th round in November 2018.
Tszyu vs. Horn
Tim beat former WBO welterweight champion, Jeff Horn, through 8th-round TKO at the Queensland Country Bank Stadium on August 26, 2020.
Tszyu vs. Hogan
He ranked No. 9 by The Ring, No. 1 by the WBO, No. 3 by the IBF, No. 7 by the WBA, and No. 11 by the WBC faced Dennis Hogan who was ranked No. 10 by the WBC on March 31, 2021. Tszyu defeated Hogan by a fifth-round TKO.
How old is Tim Tszyu?
Tszyu is aged 28 years old as of 2022, having been born on November 2, 1994, in Sydney, Australia. He shares his birthday with popular people such as Bobby Dall, Carter Beauford, Chris Walla, David Schwimmer, J.D. Souther, k.d. lang, Karamo Brown, Kate Linder, and many more.
Tim Tszyu Family
Who are Tszyu’s Parents?
Tszyu was born and raised in Australia to his parents Kostya Tszyu and Natasha Anikina. His father is a former undisputed light-welterweight champion, inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2011. While his mother is a homemaker. They are both of Russian, Korean and Mongolian descent.
Does Tszyu have Siblings?
Tszyu was born as the eldest child of his parents into a family of two children. He has a younger brother is who is Nikita Tszyu, who is a professional boxer.
Tim Tszyu Education
Tszyu attended high school at St. George Christian School, before joining Newington Colege. He then enrolled at the University of Technology Sydney pursuing a degree in business.
Tim Tszyu Interests
He started off at the age of 6 enrolling in gymnastics and then switched sports to association football at the age of 10 years. At the age of 15, he opted to quit football and start pursuing a career in boxing.
Tim Tszyu Wife
Tszyu is currently married to his longtime girlfriend named Natasha Anikina since 1993.
Tim Tszyu Kids
Tszyu and his wife have three children, who are Anastasia, Nikita, and Tim. Nikita and Tim are both boxers.
Tim Tszyu Height
Tszyu has an athletic, muscular, and physically fit body adding up to a height of 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) and a weight of 154 lbs (85 kg).
Tszyu vs. Spark
In his following fight, he faced and beat Steve Spark through a third-round TKO.
Tszyu vs. Inoue
He fought and defeated a very resilient Inoue with a convincing unanimous decision victory, winning on all 3 scorecards 120-107, 120-107, and 119-108 in his next bout.
Tszyu vs Gausha
In his following fight, he defeated 2012 Olympian Terrell Gausha in his 1st bout in America at The Armory in Minneapolis. Following suffering a 1st round knockdown, he recovered and dominated from the 2nd round to victory convincingly by unanimous decision, 114-113, 116-111, and 115- 112.
Tim Tszyu Net Worth
The Soul Taker, Tszyu, an Australian professional boxer has been active from 2016 to the present. He has a net worth of $5 million as of 2022.