Eugene Khitrov first defeat: knocked out Ukrainians in the United States

Promising Ukrainian boxer Middleweight Eugene Khitrov suffered his first defeat in his professional career. In the match, which was held in new York, Khitrov TKO lost Immanuel Alim.

The fight went incredibly tense. Having passed some serious blows in the first round, Khitrov managed to break a duel course. However, in the third Ukrainian has been knocked down, but managed to recover and almost sent Alim down. It all ended in the sixth round, when the American spent several accurate and powerful blows, after which the novel was again knocked down. He stood up, but Alim went to finish and the referee stopped the fight, writes

In this game, Alim won the WBC Silver title. It was the first fight with the Ukrainian boxer in 2017.

28-year-old Eugene Khitrov got 14 wins and suffered 1 defeat. On account of 23-year-old Emmanuela Ilim 17 wins and 1 draw.