Final of the 7th International Boxing Tournament for the Prize of brothers Klitschko
Final of the 7th International Boxing Tournament for the Prize of brothers Klitschko took place in
International qualifying boxing competitions were held earlier, on April 15- 21 among 300 boxers from 25 countries of the world, among which winners of the Olympic Games, champions of the world and
Key objectives of the project were popularization of boxing in
The final combats took place in Kyiv Palace of Sports on April 21 where spectators saw 11 competitions and an enthralling entertainment program, prepared by event specialists of ‘Mainstream’ agency.
The event consisted of two parts: sporting and entertaining. Organizers did manage to hit off the essence and understanding of boxing, both through competitions and outstanding show-program. The sports part included uncompromising bouts between the strongest boxers of the world. Specialists of ‘Mainstream’ decided to make the entertaining part bright, solemn, full of various trick effects and even bearing slight resemblance to ancient Olympic Games. The public was beholding splendid acts on the ring and on the stage for six hours. Apart from contests and spoofs the audience was enjoying performances of well-known pop-stars, namely: Olexandr Ponomaryov, Evgeniya Vlasova, Vyacheslav Vakarchuk, Asia Akhat, Marta, ‘Quest’ dance company and many others.
Vitali Klitschko, the President of Boxing Federation, has noted at the awarding ceremony: ‘This tournament became an important event in social and political life not only of
Organizers of the project: National Olympic Committee, the Ministry for Family, Youth and Sport of Ukraine, the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, Chief Administration of Physical Culture and Sports of Kiev Municipal State Administration, Boxing Federation of Ukraine, Fund of Klitschko Brothers, Boxing Club of the merited trainer of Ukraine Vladimir Zolotaryov.