Nana Konadu

Professional Boxer, Boxer

1964 –

35

Who is Nana Konadu?

Nana Yaw Konadu Yeboah is a retired boxer who won World titles in two different weight divisions.

Konadu turned pro in 1985 and in 1989 won the WBC Super Flyweight Title by winning a decision over Gilberto Roman. He lost the belt in his first defense to Sung Kil Moon in 1990 and lost a rematch to Moon in 1991. He later moved up to Bantamweight and captured the WBA Bantamweight Title by TKO'ing Veeraphol Sahaprom in 1996. He again lost the belt in his first defense to Daorung Chuvatana later that year, but recaptured the belt the following year in a rematch. He defended the belt once before losing it to Johnny Tapia in 1998. He retired in 2001 after being TKO'd by Daniel Seda. Now lives with his family in NewDormaa,Sunyani,GH.

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Born
Feb 15, 1964
Ghana
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on July 23, 2013

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