It was a night of sublime boxing at the iconic York Hall in London as a star-studded Ukraine Otamans team defeated the British Lionhearts for a second time in this season's World Series of Boxing (WSB) Group B. A sublime performance by Dmytro Mytrofanov and classy wins for Olympic Champions Vasyl Lomachenko and Oleksandr Usyk ensured a sensational victory for the visitors.
Credit: World Series of Boxing
The evening got underway with a sensational performance by hard-hitting Ukrainian Middleweight (68-73kg) Mytrofanov as he completely outclassed the Lionhearts' 22-year-old 2012 Olympic silver medallist Fred Evans. Peppering his opponent right from the off, Mytrofano instantly took control. The Ukrainain was sharp and aggressive, claiming round one with a constant barrage of punches.
In the second, the pressure was cranked up and a huge left hook to the body saw the Welsh southpaw take a knee and a count. That was only the beginning as Mytrofanov continued at his unrelenting p...