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Andrey Viktorovoich Zamkovoy (Russian: Андрей Викторович Замковой; born 4 July 1987 in Svobodny, Amur Oblast, Russian SFSR) is a Russian amateur boxer best known for winning silver at the 2009 World Amateur Boxing Championships and bronze at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

Andrey Zamkovoy
Personal information
Born4 July 1987 (1987-07-04) (age 32)
Svobodny, Amur Oblast, Russian SFSR
Height1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)

CareerEdit

At the 2009 World Amateur Boxing Championships, southpaw Zamkovoy upset two-time world champion Serik Sapiyev in the semifinal but was surprised himself in the final by German Jack Culcay-Keth (2009 results).

At the 2012 Summer Olympics (Results) he won his first three fights, beating Maimaitituersun Qiong, Adam Nolan and Errol Spence before losing his semifinal to Serik Säpïev, who went on to win the gold medal.[1]

He also competed at the 2016 Olympics.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Andrey Zamkovoy Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2017-02-03.

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