History of Russian Boxing & Boxers in The World

World Boxing Championship 2019
World Boxing Championship 2019

In the Boxing calender’s biggest event, the world boxing championship is coming at door. World Boxing Championship will started on 8th September 2019 until 21st September 2019. Russia will host the tournament first time.

Russian boxing is the traditional bare knuckle boxing of Russia. Russia has given some talented boxers to the world. Russia has produce some great boxers over the years, including heavyweights, light heavyweights, cruiser weights, feather weights and flyweights.

Below the list of Famous Russian Boxers

  • Levan Kirakosyan
  • Alexander Provetkin
  • Kostya Tszyu
  • Nikolai Valuev
  • Yuri Arbacchkov
  • Egor Mekhontsev
  • Artur Beterbiyev

Russia won the 23 gold medal, 21 silver medal and 21 bronze medal in the boxing championship.

Rapoport said,” Athletes from 90 countries will participate in the event, there will be more than 300 of them. The logistics is clear, as well as the location of facilities. Special boxing rings will be built in this regard we will cooperate with municipal authorities.”

The minister said,” We already have experience in hosting sporting events at the Ekaterinburg Expo center, so I think that there will be no issues in this connection.

The Yekaterinburg Expo center will be the main venue hosting the tournament . More than 2000 guests are expected to attend the championships.