Tag: Gold-Medal

Impressive Knockout by Kazakstan’s Decorated Amateur Prospect

2016 Olympic Gold-Medalist 🥇🇰🇿Daniyar “Kazakh-Thunder” Yeleussinov (8-0-0, 4KO) was victorious on the Haney / Abdullaev undercard, and completely erased 🇺🇸Rashard Hicks (12-1-1, 6KO) who had came into his bout unbeaten. Yeleussinov under new Head-Trainer Daniel Santos looks to have Continue reading “Impressive Knockout by Kazakstan’s Decorated Amateur Prospect”

Their Stories: Vasiliy Lomachenko 🇺🇦 -Flashback to 2008 Gold-Medal Final Match in the Featherweight Division ◯‍◯‍◯‍◯‍◯

A young 19 year old Ukrainian by the name of 🇺🇦Vasiliy Lomachenko had already made an indelible impression to amateur viewers, as well as personnel and officials in the sport after a long streak of standout performances en route to winning a couple of tournaments in different locations, and in him mowing through the competition en route to getting to the Gold-Medal match of the 2008 Olympics. There he would fight French fighter 🇫🇷Khedafi Djelkhir, who battled his way to the final round – for all of the marbles… Continue reading “Their Stories: Vasiliy Lomachenko 🇺🇦 -Flashback to 2008 Gold-Medal Final Match in the Featherweight Division ◯‍◯‍◯‍◯‍◯”