Alexander Picpot: Vladimir Astapkovich / RIA Novosti
Vice-President of professional Boxing Federation of Russia Andrei Ryabinsky commented on the statement of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, which he made after the battle between the Russians by Murat Gassiev and Ukrainian Alexander Usik. Wrote about this in his microblog on Twitter.
“How sick have all to translate into policy! Idiocy!” — he was indignant.
The fight ended with the victory of the Ukrainian on points. Poroshenko considered the victory of the athlete a symbol of Ukraine’s struggle. “Never doubt that Sasha will win! The Ukrainian national anthem, which was made today in Moscow at the world, is a symbol of our struggle, bringing our victory. Ukraine is proud of you!” — he announced.
The tendril became the winner of the world Boxing series, and the winner of four champion belts under versions of the International Boxing Federation (IBF) and world Boxing Association (WBA), world Boxing organization (WBO) and world Boxing Council (WBC).
Video, photo All from Russia.