Argentina Condors fans will be inundated with WSB action on Friday night as the capital Buenos Aires welcomes Group C leaders Russian Boxing Team. The Coliseo venue has been a fortress so far this campaign, home to big wins over Rafako Hussars Poland and the Caciques, and the Condors will need to be at their best to overcome a talented Russian Boxing and stake a claim on the top spot.
After a big Week 3 win over Venezuela’s Yoel Finol, Condors’ Christian “La Joyita” Roda will meet Russian Boxing Team veteran Viacheslav Tashkarakov, in for Ovik Ogannisian, in the opening bout of the evening. Argentine Brian Ivan Nunez then has another big WSB battle on his hands against Russian National Lightweight silver medalist Artur Subkhankulov.
Argentine welterweight Maximiliano Ocampo will get his first international experience in the third contest of the night when he meets Russian National Championships bronze medallist Albert Karibian, who had a WSB debut to remember when he defeated Poland Rafako Hussars’ Damian Kiwior in Szczecin.
Condors’ light heavyweight Sergio Albert Lebensztajn has a tough tie against Russian Boxing Team’s AIBA Worlds bronze medalist Pavel Silyagin, before an intriguing super heavyweight contest rounds off the action. At 34, Facundo Cesar Ghiglione has plenty of elite experience under his belt, while his opponent, 20 year-old Shopokov Memorial Tournament silver medalist Iaroslav Doronichev, created a buzz with his Week 3 win over Rafako Hussars’ AIBA Youth Worlds silver medalist Pawel Wierzbicki.
Fly (52 kg)
Christian RODA vs Viacheslav TASHKARAKOV
Light (60 kg)
Brian NUNEZ vs Artur SUBKHANKULOV
Welter (69 kg)
Brian OCAMPO vs Albert KARIBIAN
Light Heavy (81 kg)
Sergio LEBENSZTAJN vs Pavel SILYAGIN
Super Heavy (91+ kg)
Facundo GHIGLIONE vs Iaroslav DORONICHEV