Two Ukrainian sportswomen Maria Bova (64 kg) and Anna Hunt (to 48 kg) won silver medals at the world Championships in new Delhi (India) and became the Vice-champion of the world Boxing.
Anna Hunt in the final by unanimous decision, have lost six times world champion Kom, the Hindu, Marie, and Maria Bova in the final match lost to Chinese Dan DOE.
Note that Ukrainian women took part in the final matches of the world Cup for the first time in 6 years.
We will remind as earlier it was reported that the reigning European and world champion among Amateurs, the best boxer in the world among Amateurs in 2017, according to the version of AIBA, Alexander Khizhnyak has received an offer to go Pro.
As reported Luckypunch.net, promotion company Top Rank, which deals with Vasyl Lomachenko (11-0, 9 KOs) and Alexander Carnation (15-0, 12 KO’s) wants to sign a contract with Chinacom.
However, Alexander said that is not going to go Pro. He plans a performance at the Olympic games-2020 in Tokyo. Only then he will think about switching to the professionals.
Khizhnyak was the best athlete of 2017 in Ukraine. In addition, the international Boxing Association (AIBA) has recognized the best Ukrainian boxer in 2017, regardless of weight class.
In 2017 khyzhnyak won the European championship and won gold in the weight category up to 75 kg at the world championship in Hamburg.
As reported by the portal Znayu, Lomachenko has headed a rating of the best boxers in the world.
Dave Zakarian has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Koz Post, Dave Zakarian worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.