, (born 1973-07-23
in Accra, Ghana
), is a professional boxer
. Tackie is best known for his chin and his ability to throw a high volume of punches. All of his losses have come via decision.
Known as "Wonder", Tackie turned pro in 1994 and won his first 18 fights before losing a decision to Gregorio Vargas
in 1999. In 2002 he took on Kostya Tszyu for the unified WBC, WBA, and IBF light welterweight titles but lost a decision. He lost his next two fights to Sharmba Mitchell
and Ricky Hatton
. He lost his most recent bout to Kendall Holt
Tackie's 10th round knockout of Roberto Garcia was named Ring Magazine Knockout of the Year for 2000.