New Russian Pro Boxing Association
Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 July 2011 14:04
Written by Boxing News
Wednesday, 27 July 2011 13:54
Yuri Arbachakov Elected President Of The New Russian Professional Boxing Association
Yuri Arbachakov the first ever Russian champion in professional boxing, who held the WBC Flyweight title from - 1992 Jun 23 to 1997 Nov 12 – has been unanimously elected as the first President of the newly founded, 'Russian Professional Boxing Association' which is based in St. Petersburg. The new organization, which will be engaged in authorizing and carrying out of competitions for professional boxing in Russia, has set itself ambitious targets, such as the training of potential Russian world champions, increasing the output of Russian professional at the international level, cooperation with all public authorities, participation in charity events and a series of professional boxing tournaments with the best Russian boxers and promoters.