Andrey Vladimirovich Balanov (Russian: Андрей Владимирович Баланов) (April 27, 1976 in Podolsk) is a Russian amateur boxer best known for winning the European title in 2006 at welterweight and being part of the Russian 2005 team at the Boxing World Cup.
In 2005 he was part of the Russian team that won the 2005 Boxing World Cup.
At the world championships 2005 he exited early against eventual Cuban winner Erislandy Lara.
2007 at the World championships he again beat Olexandr Stretskiy but was upset by Thai Non Boonjumnong.
World amateur championships results
2005 (as a welterweight)
- Defeated Mursit Nuraydinakan (Qatar) RSC
- Defeated Xavier Noel (France) 19-5
- Lost to Erislandy Lara (Cuba) 16-28
2007 (as a welterweight)
- Defeated Olexandr Stretskiy (Ukraine) 14-5
- Defeated Hossam Bakr Abdin (Egypt) 18-14
- Lost to Manon Boonjumnong (Thailand) 12-16