Guyanese boxer known for his kinetic, aggressive style, who won the IBA and WBA Light Welterweight championships.
He amassed a 45-5 record in the amateur leagues in the U.S., with 32 knockouts.
In his professional career he won 29 of his first 38 matches, including 19 knockouts.
His parents raised him in Georgetown, Guyana.
He was the undercard on the Floyd Mayweather, Jr. v.