Russia vs South Africa. Russian champion Alexei Egorov will fight with  Thomas Oosthuizen  on March 23

Russia vs South Africa. Russian champion Alexei Egorov will fight with  Thomas Oosthuizen  on March 23

Russian boxer Alexei Egorov (7-0) will face with South African boxer Thomas Oosthuizen (28-2-2) at the RCC Boxing Promotions tournament on March 23 in Yekaterinburg. The fight will be the co-main event of the boxing evening.

For the current Russian champion Alexei Egorov, the fight in Yekaterinburg will be the first this year and the eighth in his career. Interestingly, Egorov is on the seventh line of the WBA ranking in the first Cruiserweight and in the 36th position in the world ranking.

Thomas Oosthuizen made his debut as professional in 2008. Already in the first year of his career, he became the IBO youth champion in two weight categories, and two years later he became the IBO world middleweight champion and held seven defenses. In 2014, Oosthuizen moved to light heavyweight, won his second the IBO world title and two more the WBA Pan African and ABU belts. He approaches fight with Egorov with defeat. He was defeated by the decision in the fight for the South African champion title in December last year.

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