Weight Class: Light Heavyweight

Artur Beterbiev

15 Wins

0 Losses

0 Draws

15 KOs

Age: 35 Date of Birth: January 21, 1985
Height: 5'11.5" Birth Place: Khasavyurt, Russia
Reach: 73" Stance: orthodox
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Artur Beterbiev Q&A

When did you start boxing? What is your first memory in the sport?

8 years old, going to the gym with my older brother and winning my first local competition.

Which past fighters do you pattern your style after?

Mohammad Ali and Mike Tyson

Who are some of your favorite current or recent pro fighters?

Tyson Fury

Do you have a hidden talent?

I’m not just a brawler; I do have some subtle technical boxing abilities!

What’s something most people don’t know about you?

I like to play tricks on my coaches and friends and very much enjoy laughing with/at them!

Favorite professional sports teams and non-boxing athletes?

My friend Georges St-Pierre is a good inspiration as a dominant champion in his sport.

Favorite movies?

Hancock, Fast & Furious, The Transporter

Favorite quote?

What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger - Friedrich Nietzsche

Favorite TV shows?

I don’t have time to watch TV, I’m too busing training and doing activities with my kids.

Which music artists are most featured on your playlist during training camp?

I don’t really listen or pay attention to music.

Favorite musical artist to listen to on Fight Night?

I don’t really listen or pay attention to music.

Do you have any superstitions or a pre-fight superstition?


Where do you want to be 5 years from now?

Undisputed light-heavyweight world champion

If you weren’t a professional boxer, what would be your profession?


What or who is the biggest motivation in your life?

Always getting better to achieve higher goals

Walkout Song for 10/18 in Philly?

I don’t care. I suggest that for each of my fights, Top Rank asks my fans and let them decide!