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Anthony Ogogo's Biography

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Who is Anthony Ogogo?

Anthony Ogogo was born on 24 November 1988 in Great Yarmouth, England.

He came fourth in Big Brother Celebrity Hijack in 2008.

At the time he was a promising boxer, and four years later, in 2012 he went on to win a bronze medal for Team GB in the London 2012 Olympic Games.

As a result, a postbox in Lowestoft was painted bronze in his honour.

In 2015, he became one of the celebrities on Strictly Come Dancing.

He was paired with Otlile Mabuse.

They were the second couple to be voted off.

In October 2016, Anthony Ogogo lost his unbeaten record as a professional after being defeated by Craig Cunningham in a fight for the vacant WBC international middleweight title.

It was Ogogo's 12th pro fight.

He fractured his eye socket in two places in that fight, however in October 2018 Ogogo revealed that he retained his dream of becoming world champion.

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