Kazakh boxer who gained the World Beginner Boxing Championships in 2003 earlier than taking dwelling silver on the 2004 Olympic Video games. As knowledgeable, he turned the WBA Middleweight Tremendous Champion in June 2014.
April 8, 1982
36 years outdated
April 8, 1982 (age 36)
He has two older brothers, Sergey and Vadim, and a twin brother named Maxim. He had a son named Vadim with spouse Alina.
He earned a scholarship with the Olympic Solidarity program in 2002. His first skilled struggle got here in 2006.
He’s fluent in Kazakh, Russian, English, and German. He was named Fighter of the Yr by The Ring journal in 2013.
He and Hungary’s Zsolt Erdei had been each World Beginner Boxing Middleweight Champions early of their careers.