Ruslan Chagaev

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Ruslan Shamilevich Chagaev (Tatar: Руслан Шамил улы Чагаев; Uzbek: Ruslan Shamil'evich Chagaev; Russian: Руслан Шамилович Чагаев); born 19 October 1978) is a retired Uzbek professional boxer of Tatarian descent who competed from 2001 to 2016. He held the WBA heavyweight title twice, from 2007 to 2009 and from 2014 to 2016, and was the first Asian boxer to win a world heavyweight title by any of the four major sanctioning bodies. As of December 2020, BoxRec ranks Chagaev as the 10th greatest Asian fighter of all time, pound-for-pound. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ruslan Chagaev has received more than 918,819 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Ruslan Chagaev is the 156th most popular boxer (down from 105th in 2019), the 53rd most popular biography from Uzbekistan (down from 42nd in 2019) and the most popular Uzbekistani Boxer.

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Among boxers, Ruslan Chagaev ranks 156 out of 324Before him are David Tua, Charles Adkins, Michael Moorer, Francisco Guilledo, Enrique Rodríguez, and Henry Maske. After him are David Haye, Shannon Briggs, Guillermo Rigondeaux, John Ruiz, Oliver McCall, and Félix Trinidad.

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Among people born in 1978, Ruslan Chagaev ranks 255Before him are Nick Zano, Emilio Palma, Quinton Jackson, Jermaine O'Neal, Marko Jarić, and Helton Arruda. After him are Mark Jansen, Omar Benson Miller, Judith Barsi, Tia Hellebaut, Kim Kirchen, and Brian Hallisay.

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In Uzbekistan

Among people born in Uzbekistan, Ruslan Chagaev ranks 53 out of 107Before him are Ravshan Irmatov (1977), Refat Chubarov (1957), Yulduz Usmonova (1963), Rustam Kasimdzhanov (1979), Rustam Kazakov (1947), and Maksim Shatskikh (1978). After him are Valeri Tikhonenko (1964), Radion Gataullin (1965), Dimitris Papadopoulos (1981), Server Djeparov (1982), Oksana Chusovitina (1975), and Peter Odemwingie (1981).

Among BOXERS In Uzbekistan

Among boxers born in Uzbekistan, Ruslan Chagaev ranks 1After him are Muhammad Abdullaev (1973), Adilbek Niyazymbetov (1989), Abbos Atoev (1986), Fazliddin Gaibnazarov (1991), Shakhobidin Zoirov (1993), and Bektemir Melikuziev (1996).