|Full name||Евгений Михайлович Макаренко|
October 10, 1975 |
|Height||1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||81 kg (179 lb)|
|Rated at||Light Heavyweight|
Yevgeny Mikhaylovich Makarenko (born 10 October 1975) is a boxer from Russia best known to win two world titles 2001 and 2003 at light heavyweight, and him being a part of the 2005 Russian team at the Boxing World Cup.
Makarenko won a bronze in 1998 and dominated light heavyweight between 2001 and 2006.
He won gold medals at
- the 2001 World Amateur Boxing Championships,
- the 2002 European Amateur Boxing Championships
- the 2003 World Amateur Boxing Championships where he beat Rudolf Kraj.
- the 2004 European Amateur Boxing Championships in Pula, Croatia.
- and the 2005 Boxing World Cup.
2006 he beat highly touted newcomer Artur Beterbiev but lost to him in 2007 hindering from participating in the World Championships.
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