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Jaoid Chiguer

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJaoid•Chiguer
Used nameJaoid•Chiguer
Born11 August 1985 in Troyes, Aube (FRA)
Died25 January 2021 in Troyes, Aube (FRA)
Measurements178 cm / 69 kg
AffiliationsClub Sportif Nouzonville
NOC France

Biography

Jaoid Chiguer boxed at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, losing in the eighth-finals. He was French amateur champion in 2010 and won a bronze medal at the 2008 European Championships as a welterweight. Chiguer turned professional in 2012, and had a short pro career, winning all seven of his bouts, four by knockout. However, they were all fought near his hometown of Troyes against lesser opponents. He retired after beating Jean-Bernard Vandenbussche on 3 May 2014. Chiguer founded the Boxing Club of Troyes and died at age 35 from a heart attack he suffered in the hall of the club.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
2008 Summer Olympics Boxing FRA Jaoid Chiguer
Welterweight, Men (Olympic) =9