Denis Sergeev

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For the Russian ice hockey player, see Dennis Sergeyev.
Denis Sergeev
Medal record
Representing  Russia
Men's boxing
European Amateur Championships
Silver medal – second place 2008 Liverpool Super Heavyweight

Denis Sergeyevich Sergeev or Denis Sergeyevich Sergeyev (Денис Сергеевич Сергеев; born March 21, 1982 in Vladimir Oblast, Russia) is a Russian amateur boxer who won the silver medal at the 2008 European Amateur Boxing Championships in the super heavyweight division.

Career[edit]

Sergeev won a bronze in the 2005 Super-heavyweight Russian senior national championships losing 29:14 to Vladislav Vasilev and won a bronze again in 2006 losing to Magomed Abdusalamov in the semi final by 49:44. The following year in 2007 he won the title beating European champion Islam Timurziev 22:19 in the final and followed the success up in 2008 beating Shamil Gadzhiev to win the title.[1]

In November 2007, Sergeev won the "Good Luck Beijing" International Boxing Tournament at the Beijing Workers' Indoor Arena, China, beating Michael Hunter of the USA 21-18 in the final.[2][3]

European Amateur Championships 2008[edit]

Sergeev represented Russia at the 2008 European Amateur Boxing Championships in Liverpool, England. He won a silver medal after being defeated in the final 9:2 by Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev.[4] 2008 (as a Super heavyweight)

2009[edit]

At the 2009 World Amateur Boxing Championships he lost to Viktar Zuyev and dindnt medal.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Russian National Championships". STRAFA. Retrieved 16 December 2008. 
  2. ^ "Medallists by weight category" (PDF). International Boxing Association. Retrieved 16 November 2008. 
  3. ^ "Denis Sergeev lifts +91kg trophy". Boxing 2007. Retrieved 16 December 2008. 
  4. ^ "2008 European Boxing Championships Results Service". Amateur Boxing Association of England. Retrieved 16 December 2008.