Found March 21, 2013 on Pro Boxing Fans:
Tension and excitement is expected all over the 7000-seater Palace of Sports in Kyiv this Friday, March 22 when Heavyweight superstars Oleksandr Usyk and Magomedrasul Medzhidov will step into the ring for the fifth and final bout of the Ukraine Otamans vs. Azerbaijan Baku Fires World Series of Boxing (WSB) quarterfinal. Defending AIBA Super Heavyweight (91+kg) World Champion and London 2012 bronze medallist, Medzhidov was awarded Best AIBA Elite Man Boxer in 2011 while AIBA Heavyweight (91kg) World Champion and Olympic gold medallist Usyk received the same honour a few months ago after his impressive performance in London. Their upcoming battle is expected to be one of the most exciting bouts in the history of WSB. Ukraine Otamans superstar started his sporting career in football but switched to boxing on a whim at the age of 15 after receiving a red card in a match. The 190cm tall southpaw was one of the stand-out performers of the London 2012 Olympic Games where he claimed the ...
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