Dawid Kostecki Bio: He was a Polish professional boxer who fought at light-heavyweight. He has died on 2 August 2019 at the age of 38.
Dawid Kostecki Biography
|Birth Date||27 June 1981|
|Birth Place||Rzeszow, Poland|
|Death Date||2 August 2019|
|Net Worth||Update Soon|
Dawid Kostecki was born on 27 June 1981 and died on 2 August 2019.
Kostecki has been performing professionally since 2001. In total, he fought 41 fights, 39 of which he won.
Kostecki was a youth WBC world champion and an intercontinental WBA heavyweight champion. He fought his last professional fight in November 2014, when he lost to Andrzej Sołdra at the Polsat Boxing Night gala.
Dawid Kostecki Carrer
In professional rings, in the years 2001-2014, Kostecki fought 41 fights, 39 of which he won, including 25 ahead of time, and two lost.
In 2004, he won the youth championship of the WBC federation in light heavyweight, and in the following season reached for the senior belt of the little-known World Boxing Foundation in the same category.
In turn, in 2011 he became the Intercontinental champion of the WBA federation. Despite considerable ambitions, he never boxed for the title of one of the largest federations, and the obstacle was problems with the law.
In June 2012, just before the duel with the fame of professional rings Roy Jones Jr., the Rzeszów prisoner was sent to prison.
In the fight against the player from the USA, Paweł Głażewski replaced him; lost to points, although he had an American on “boards”.
Kostecki returned to the ring after two years, but lost to Andrzej Sołdra, in addition, later it turned out that he was on doping. Sometime later he was sent to prison again.
Wife, Children, Personal Life
Dawid Kostecki was married to Edyta and they had four children (one of them was born when the boxer wasn’t at the age of 18).
Dawid Kostecki Jailed
The 38-year-old Dawid was in jail for the fifth time, serving five years and 100 days imprisonment for leading an organized criminal group.
He was punished, among others for drug trafficking, car theft, deriving benefits from prostitution and tax evasion. The current penalty was to end in two years – said Elżbieta Krakowska in the communiqué.
He has died on 2 August 2019 at the age of 38. Dawid committed suicide in a prison in Warsaw’s Białołęka.
Andrzej Kostyra spoke about the tragic news in the boxer’s case, which mentioned the great, though untapped, talent of the Pole.
Then I saw his next fight and I was shocked. I opened my eyes: God, what a talent! Then this talent, unfortunately, was not used – says the boxer commentator.
Dawid Kostecki Death Cause (suicide)
according to polsatsport.pl, He hanged himself on the sheet loop, lying in bed under the blanket. This prevented the immediate reaction of the co-planted.
Alarmed officers of the Prison Service resuscitated the man until the ambulance arrived. Unfortunately, the ambulance team failed to save the convict – wrote in the Krakowska message.
As reported by the Prison Service Kostecki was not under special supervision and did not reveal any symptoms that could indicate that he would try to commit suicide. Nor did he create any educational problems.
— ItsBiography (@itsbiography) August 2, 2019
I wanna say RIP to a Polish-Gypsy boxer who my mother used to babysit and has a great relationship with his mother. Dawid Kostecki was a great boxer and he will be missed. Prayers for his family please ❤️
— Omar (@syrianboi95) August 2, 2019