Denys Berinchyk

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Denys Berinchyk
Personal information
Full name Denys Berinchyk
Денис Берінчик
Nationality  Ukraine
Born (1988-05-05) May 5, 1988 (age 26)[1]
Krasnodon, Lugansk Oblast
Weight 64 kilograms (141 lb)
Sport Boxing
Rated at Light Welterweight

Denys Berinchyk (also represented Denis Berinchik, Ukrainian: Денис Берінчик; born 5 May 1985[1]) is a Ukrainian amateur boxer. Berinchyk won the silver medal in the Light Welterweight division at the 2011 World Amateur Boxing Championships in Baku.

Berinchyk is also former champion of World University Boxing Championships and European Boxing Cup at the amateur level.[3]


In 2011 World Amateur Boxing Championships, he beat the No.1 seeded and reigning champion Cuban Roniel Iglesias Solotongo on points.[3][4] At the gold medal bout, he was eventually beaten by Everton Lopes of Brazil following the encounter ended 26–23.[5] Finished the championship as silver medalist, Berinchyk was a part of the Ukraine national team, topped the Medal Table.[5][6]


2011 World Amateur Boxing Championships 2nd
Event Round Result Opponent Score
Light Welterweight First Win Cuba Roniel Solotongo +19-19
Second Win Ecuador Anderso Rojas 26-13
Third Win Spain Jonathan Alonso 27-10
Quarterfinal Win Azerbaijan Heybatulla Hajialiyev 33-19
Semifinal Win England Tom Stalker 33-18
Final Loss Brazil Everton Lopes 23-26

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Denys Berinchyk". Retrieved 4 December 2011. 
  2. ^ "Evhen Khytrov - Identity". Retrieved 4 December 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c "Major upset at the AIBA World Championships". AIBA. 30 September 2011. Retrieved 4 December 2011. 
  4. ^ "Britons Luke Campbell, Andrew Selby & Anthony Joshua reach finals". 7 October 2011. Retrieved 4 December 2011. 
  5. ^ a b "Boxing: Ukraine top medal table in Baku". 8 October 2011. Retrieved 4 December 2011. 
  6. ^ "Four gold medals for Ukraine". 8 October 2011. Retrieved 4 December 2011. 

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