Matvey Korobov

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Name: Matt Korobov
Birth Name: Matvey Korobov
Born: 1983-01-07 (Age:32)
Birthplace: Orotukan, Russia
Hometown: Saint Petersburg, Florida, USA
Stance: Southpaw
Height: 5′ 11″   /   180cm
Reach: 70½″   /   179cm
Boxing Record: click

Trainers: Dan Birmingham (former), Charles Mooney (current)
Manager: Cameron Dunkin

Matvey Korobov, is a Russian boxer who won gold at the World Amateur Championships in 2005 and 2007. He won a European junior title in 2001. He didn't participate in the 2004 Olympic Games, because Russia sent Gaydarbek Gaydarbekov, who eventually won the Gold Medal. Thereafter, he dominated the middleweight class, winning the World Cup in 2005, as well as the European Championships in 2006. Korobov represented Russia at the 2008 Olympic Games. He was the favorite for the Gold medal but lost to 2004 Olympic champion Bakhtiyar Artayev. After the 2008 Games, he turned professional in the United States.

Olympic Results


World amateur championship results