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The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko mistakenly congratulated boxer Alexander Usik is Oleksandr gvozdik. Video available in Facebook-account policy.
The Ukrainian leader apparently mixed up the boxers. “All day today there have been positive things. This morning I had the opportunity to congratulate Alexander Usik with a brilliant victory in Philadelphia,” — said Poroshenko. At the same time in Facebook account policy by that time, there was a note of congratulations to the address of Carnation.
Before March 31, Carnations defended the title of WBC light heavyweight champion. The Ukrainian boxer has beaten the Frenchman Doudou Ngumbu in the fifth round of the fight in Philadelphia, USA. Opponent of Ukrainian was not able to continue the fight, received a leg injury.
Video, photo All from Russia.