Boxing middleweight who reigned as the IBF middleweight champion in 2015. He would later win the WBC Continental Americas and then-vacant WBO Inter-Continental middleweight titles in March 2017 in a victory against Curtis Stevens.
He began boxing training at age 9. He later turned pro at age 18 after being a three-time Canadian Amateur champion.
He reigned as the WBC International middleweight champion from 2010-2011. He would later go on to win the then-vacant WBO-NABO middleweight title in May 2016.
He has one older brother. His mother's name is Aznive. His birth father Andre left the family before he was born.
He defeated Glen Tapia to win the then-vacant vacant WBO-NABO middleweight title in May 2016.