Teofimo Lopez BioGraphy

Hello friends, today we are going to tell you, about the winner of a boxer from America who has become millions of fans today.  His’s full name is Teófimo Andrés López Rivera. He is a professional boxer from America. Rivera is a former unified lightweight world champion. Since 2019, this boxer has won the IBF title and WBA (Super). In 2020, he won the WBO and The Ring magazine titles after defeating Vasily Lomachenko. In 2021, he lost to George Kambos Jr.

The boxer represented Honduras as an amateur at the 2016 Summer Olympics.Rivera has ranked by ESPN and the Boxing Writers Association of America as the fifth best active boxer in the world as of October 2021, pound for pound, seventh by The Ring and tenth by TBRB. This boxer has also been ranked as the world’s best active lightweight by The Ring,BoxRack ,ESPN and TBRB.

Teofimo Lopez BioGraphy

Teofimo Andres Lopez Rivera took his tiny steps in this world for the first time on 30 July 1997. His birthplace is Brooklyn, New York, United States. Lopez’s birth sign is Leo. Rivera is currently 24 years old and has American Nationality. His parents were Honduran immigrants. His father’s name is Teófimo López Sr. And his mother’s name is bereft Lopez. He has a sister named Adriana.

Teofimo does not have any brothers. He was raised along with his sister in Brooklyn, New York. When this boxer  were only 6 years old, their father who was his other coach started training him. There is no information available to oyclass about Teofimo’s parents’ profession so far.Rivera’s religion is Christian.

Education Qualification

Teofimo took admission in a private school in Brooklyn, New York to pursue his high school education. From where he would have completed his high school studies. After that, he would have taken admission in a private college in Brooklyn, New York for his further studies. However, till now we do not know about his school and college name.

Professional Boxing 

He fought with Mexican boxer Ishwar Siqueiros on Nov 5, 2016 at Thomas & Mack Center, Paradise, Nevada, US. Where he won the fight by a record 1–0 knockout decision in Round 2 (4), 2:03.He fought with Mexican boxer Francisco Medel on Feb 24, 2017 at Tony Rosa Community Center, Palm Bay, Florida, US. Where he won the fight by technical knockout with a record 2–0 in Round 4 (4), 0:58. He had a fight with Mexican boxer Daniel Bastien on Mar 17, 2017 at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, US.

Where he won the fight by knockout. He fought with Jorge Luis Munguia on Apr 21, 2017 at the Osceola Heritage Center, Kissimmee, Florida, US. He fought Ronald Rivas on May 20, 2017 at Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, US. Where he won the fight by knockout. He fought with Christian Santibanez on Jul 7, 2017 at A La Carte Event Pavilion, Tampa, Florida, US. Where he won the fight.

He had a fight with Juan Pablo Sanchez on Feb 3, 2018 at United States American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, Texas, US. Where he won the fight.He fought with Vitor Jones Freitas on May 12, 2018 at Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, US. Where he won the fight by knockout. He fought with William Silva on Jul 14, 2018 at United States Lakefront Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, US. After that he had 6 more fights which he won. But she did fight with George Kambosos Jr on Nov 27, 2021 at Hulu Theater, New York City, New York, US where he lost the fight due to split decision.

Personal Life

Teófimo Andrés López Rivera married Cynthia López on April 23, 2019. His wife is originally from Nicaragua. He met his wife for the first time on a Delta Airlines flight from New York City to Las Vegas. When this boxer won the ninth pro fight against Vitor Jones Freitas. His wife was an air hostess on that flight. Lopez spent his honeymoon vacation in Greece shortly after the wedding.

Real Name Teófimo Andrés López Rivera
Nick Name
  • The Takeover
  • El Brooklyn
Age 24 year old
Date Of Birth 30 July 1997 
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Gender Male
Birth Place Brooklyn, New York, United States
Profession American professional boxer
Zodiac Sign Leo
Weights Lightweight
Reach 68+12 in (174 cm)
Stance Orthodox
Father Name Teófimo López Sr.
Mother Name Being update soon
Brother Name Being update soon
Sister Name Being update soon
Children Name Yet not
Wife Name Cynthia Lopez (m. 2019)
School Name Being update soon
College Name Being update soon
Qualification Being update soon
Physical Status
Teofimo Lopez BioGraphy Cover
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Dress Size 18 (US)  (approximate)
Weight 135 pounds
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Chest Size 42 inches  (approximate)
Waist Size 32 inches (approximate)
Biceps Size 18 inches (approximate)
Shoe Size 16 (US)  (approximate)
Body type Athletic
Relationship Status
Are you married ? Yes
Is he Gay No
Any Affair No
Girlfriend Name Yet not
Spouse Name Cynthia Lopez (m. 2019)

Net Worth

The net worth of Teófimo Andrés López Rivera is around $2.5 million.

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He won the gold medal while fighting in Lightweight at the 2015 National Golden Gloves in Las Vegas. He won a bronze medal at the 2013 Reno US Youth National Championships while fighting in Lightweight.

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