|February 25, 1982|
|Place of Birth|
|Miami, Florida, Cuba|
Sullivan Barrera (born 25 February 1982) is a professional boxer from Cuba. As an amateur, he won the middleweight gold medal at the 2000 AIBA Junior World Championships.
Barrera won the gold medal at the 2000 AIBA Junior World Championships as a middleweight. In that tournament, Barrera defeated Chad Dawson in the semi-finals and Imre Szellő in the final. Barrera took the bronze medal at Torneo Playa Girón in 2002 and 2003. Barrera's record as an amateur was 285-27.
Barrera defected to the United States in 2009, after two previous failed attempts.
Barrera made his professional debut in August 2009. He won his first five fights by way of knockout. On his 7th fight, Barrera won the WBA Fedelatin and the interim WBO Latino light heavyweight titles. Barrera was ranked by the WBA and the WBC as one of the top 15 light heavyweight contenders early in his career. Barrera trained with Gennady Golovkin's coach, Abel Sanchez. On November 2014, Barrera defeated Rowland Bryant in the undercard of Hopkins-Kovalev.
|Height||6 ft 3 in / 188 cm|
|Weight||187 lb / 85 kg|
|Shoe (Feet) Size||–|
|Race / ethnicity||Black|