The evening of August 1 a large Pro-Boxing returned to Kyiv after a long break. Boxing show organized Usyk17 Promotion, promotion company Alexander Usik.
As part of the show will take place on 6-round fight in the heavyweight division , Viktor Vykhryst (1-0, 1 KO) – semen Pakhomov (2-10, 2 KO).
27-year-old Vykhryst will hold its second Pro-fight. He performs under the pseudonym Victor Faust. Vykhryst officially joined professionals in early 2020, but this event was accompanied by a big scandal.
It was planned that Vykhryst in the Ukrainian team will compete for a performance at the Olympics-2020, but serious competition was Tsotne Rogava and Vykhryst decided to switch from Pro-Boxing. Boxer then explained his decision misunderstood status in the team: “If I knew that I was the first room, and 100% will go to the tournament license, then what about the go Pro could it be?”
Informed the Boxing Federation of Ukraine Vykhryst set only the day before. FBU reacted very negatively to the transition of the Victor in a professionals and even made a decision to disqualify a personal trainer boxer, Alexander Lanovogo, and his Manager, Andrei Kotelnik. In response, the team Vykhryst decided to file a lawsuit on the Federation.
8 February Vykhryst convincingly won his debut fight in professional Boxing. Ukrainian Boxing successfully in the fight against cordimana of Belarus Andrei Mazanik (no 13-11, 10 KO). The duel was held in the German city of Göppingen. Vykhryst powerful blows Belarusians knocked out already on 55-th second of the fight. Mazanik failed to rise up to the count 10, the angle of the Belarusian threw in the towel and the referee stopped the fight.
The current opponent Vykhryst – a little-known 30-year-old semen Pakhomov from Kharkov. He has a negative record is 2 wins and 10 losses. Debuted as a Pro in 2013. Fought in the Russian cities of Kaspiysk, St Petersburg, Krasnodar, fought in Kharkov, Kiev and Mirgorod. Of the first 9 fights are all lost, and then managed to win two victories.
Forecast for battle – an early victory of Viktor Vykhryst in the first round.
The ceremony of weighing
Victor Vykhryst before the second fight on a professional ring weighs 104,4 kg. semen Pakhomov showed weight 99.3 kg.