Flavio Furtado

Flávio Furtado
BornFlávio Furtado
(1978-03-15) 15 March 1978 (age 40)[1]
NationalityCape Verdean
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)[1]
Weight81 kg (179 lb; 12 st 11 lb)[1]
DivisionLight heavyweight
Amateur record
By knockout0
By knockout1
No contests0
last updated on: 2 January 2014

Flávio Furtado (born 15 March 1978) is a Cape Verdean boxer.[1]


Furtado participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics for his native island African country. There, he loss 36-20 to Canadian Trevor Stewardson in the Light heavyweight (81 kg) division in the round of 32.

Furtado qualified for the Athens Games by winning the silver medal at the 1st AIBA African 2004 Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Casablanca, Morocco. In the final of the event, he was defeated the Algerian fighter, Abdelhani Kenzi.

The following year he competed at the 2005 World Amateur Boxing Championships in Mianyang, China where he was defeated by Lithuania's Daugirdas Šemiotas.[2]


  1. ^ a b c d "Profile of Flavio Furtado". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 2 January 2014. Retrieved 2 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Boxing results for Flavio Furtado". boxing-scoop.com. Retrieved 2 January 2014.