In the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, there were 10 male Gold Medalists and 3 female Gold Medalists. What has happened to them since winning Gold?
The Super Heavyweight was Tony Yoka, of Paris, France. In the Olympics he went 3-0 defeating Hussein Ishaish of Jordan in the quarter final. He defeated Filip Hrgovic of Croatia in the semi-final. Hrgovic is now 8-0 (6), as a pro. In the final Yoka beat Joey Joyce, of the UK. He is now 9-0 (9), as a pro. In 2010 he defeat Joseph Parker future WBO champion.
“La Conquete” Yoka is 5-0 (4), as a pro. He turned pro in 2017 and in July of 2018 he was given a one year suspension from the French-Anti Doping Agency because of missing three drug tests. His appeal was rejected in August of 2018.
The Heavyweight was Evgeny Tishchenko who defeated KAZ Vasily Levit by controversial decision in the final. He is 4-0 (2), as a pro. He is managed by Vadim Kornilov.
The Light Heavyweight was Julio Cesar LaCruz of Camaguez, Cuba, who defeated KAZ Adilbek Niyazymbetov in the final. LaCruz has gone 50-4 since the Olympics.
The Middleweight was Arlen Lopez of Cuba. He defeated Bektemir Melikuziev of UBZ in the final. Lopez has gone 56-8 since the Olympics.
The Welterweight was Daniyar Yeleussinov of KAZ defeated Shakhram Giyasov of UZB in the final. Giyasov is 8-0 (6) as a pro. “Kazikh Thunder” Yeleussinov is 7-0 (3) as a pro. In 2012 he defeated the new Super Featherweight world champion Jamel Herring. He is managed by Ziya Aliyev and promoted by Matchroom Sport – Eddie Hearn.
The Light Welterweight was Fazliddin Geibnazoros, of Bekabad, UZB. He defeated Cuban born Lorenzo Sotomayor Collazo of AZE in the final. Geibnazoros is 7-1 (4), as a pro losing his last bout. He lives in Oxnard, CA, and is a Super Lightweight. He is managed by Egis Klimas and promoted by Top Rank.
The Lightweight was Robson Conceicao, of Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. He defeated Sofiane Oumiha of France in the final. He is 12-0 (6), as a pro. He is promoted by Top Rank.
The Bantamweight was Robeisy Ramirez, of Cienfuegos, Cuba. He defeated Shakur Stevenson of the USA who is 11-0 (6) as a pro. Ramirez was also an Olympic Gold Medalist in 2012. He was recently signed by Top Rank as his promoter.
The Flyweight was Shakhobidin Zoirov, of Kagan, UZB. He defeated Yoel Finol of VZ in the final. He is 2-0 (2) as a pro.
The Light Flyweight was Hasanboy Dusmatov, of Andijan, UZB. He defeated Uberjen Martinez of Colombia in the final. Since then he has gone 15-4.
The Middleweight Female was Claressa Shields, of Flint, Michigan, USA. She defeated Nouchka Fontijn of the Netherlands in the final. As a pro “T-Rex” Shields is 9-0 (2) as a pro holding the WBC, WBA and IBF titles.
The Lightweight Female was Estelle Mossely of Bagnolet, France. She defeated Yin Junhua of China in the final. She is 4-0 (1) as a pro. Her manager/agent is Ali Oubaali.
The Flyweight Female was Nicola Adams, of Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK. She defeated Sarah Ourahmoune of France in the final. “The Lioness” Adams is 5-0 (3) as a pro. Her manager/agent is Steve Goodwin.