WATCH: TREVOR BERBICK Former WBC Heavyweight Champion

Trevor Berbick (August 1, 1954 – October 28, 2006) was a Jamaican Canadian professional boxer who competed from 1976 to 2000. He won the WBC heavyweight title in 1986 by defeating Pinklon Thomas, then lost it in his first defense in the same year to Mike Tyson. Berbick was also the last boxer to fight Muhammad Ali, defeating him in 1981.

As an amateur, Berbick won a bronze medal in the heavyweight division at the 1975 Pan American Games. In both his early and late professional career he held the Canadian heavyweight title twice, from 1979 to 1986 and 1999 to 2001


Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)

Reach 78 in (198 cm)

Nationality Jamaican

Born August 1, 1954

Norwich, Port Antonio, Jamaica

Died October 28, 2006 (aged 52)

Norwich, Port Antonio, Jamaica

Stance Orthodox

Boxing record

Total fights 61

Wins 49

Wins by KO 29

Losses 11

Draws 1