Alexander Ustinov - Paolo Vidoz
Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 June 2010 14:33
Written by Alexander Zammit
Tuesday, 15 June 2010 14:23
Russian born, Belarusian boxer Alexander Ustinov, will defend his EBA – Championship title on June 26 in Odessa, Ukraine against Paolo Vidoz.
The organizers of the tournament are, K2 Promotions Company which belongs to the Klitschko brothers.
Ustinov got the title in February, 2009 in Kiev, when he defeated by TKO, Ukrainian Maksym Pedyura.
This time Ustinov will face a much more experienced fighter in the 39 year old, Italian veteran Vidoz, a former European EBU champion contender.
Alexander Ustinov – A professional Russian super heavyweight kickboxer, boxer and mixed martial artist, with an impressive record in every discipline, he is reputed to be one of the largest and strongest heavyweights in the world.
Alexander Ustinov - fight career
Current EBA (European Boxing Association) heavyweight champion
2006 WFCA Super Heavyweight World title
2006 IFMA World Amateur Champion
2006 K-1 Fighting Network in Marseilles Champion
2005 K-1 Italy Oktagon Champion
2004 WKN European Muay Thai Champion
2004 K-1 Poland Champion
2003 WKBF Golden Panther Cup (+91 kg) Champion
2003 K-1 Spain Grand Prix in Barcelona Champion
2003 K-1 World Grand Prix Preliminary Moscow Champion
2003 IAMTF World Amateur Muay Thai Champion
Paolo Vidoz, experience and record
Born August 21, 1970 in Gorizia, is a boxer from Italy, who won the Olympic bronze medal, twice won the bronze medal at the World Amateur Boxing Championships: 1997 and 1999 and also won a silver medal at the European Championships.
Vidoz professional boxing record
Won 26 (KO 15) + lost 8 (KO 3) + drawn 0 = 34
Rounds boxed 199, KO% 44.12
The "European Boxing Association" (EBA) is an affiliate of the "World Boxing Association" (WBA).