Ukrainian boxer Nikolai butsenko won a silver medal at the European games. Our boxer lost the final in the weight category up to 56 kg.
Rival Ukrainian boxer was an athlete from Ireland’s Kurt Walker.
In the first round in the ring was conducted fairly smooth fight. The boxers looked at each other. In the second round butsenko markedly increased advantage, several times breaking sharply at the Irishman.
In the third round Nikolay, continued to dominate. However, the judges decided that the Walker was stronger and gave the victory to him.
Gold Ukraine will count in the duel with Alexander Khizhnyak. Ukrainian boxer in the final weight category up to 75 kg will compete against Salvatore Cavallaro (Italy).