Georgiy Chygayev

Georgiy Chygayev
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Georgiy Chygayev
Personal information
Full nameГеоргій Чигаєв
Nationality Ukraine
Born(1983-10-19) October 19, 1983 (age 33)
Lviv, Lviv Oblast
Height1.61 m (5 ft 3 in)
Weight48 kg (106 lb)
Rated atFlyweight
ClubDynamo Lviv


Georgiy Chygayev (given birth to Oct 19, 1983 in Lviv) is a Ukrainian amateur boxer in the flyweight department who qualified for the 2008 Olympics and won a silver medal on the 2008 Western european championships.

2007 World Amateur Boxing Championships

On the 2007 World Amateur Boxing Championships in Chicago, Chygayev missed from a bronze medal after he was defeated by France's Nordine Oubaali in the one fourth finals. Chygayev experienced for the 2008 Summer months Olympics, nevertheless, by virtue to getting to the one fourth finals.

2008 Olympics

In the Olympics he lost his second bout to Cuban Yampier Hernández.

2008 European Championships

Chygayev went up to flyweight represented the Ukraine in the 2008 Western Novice Boxing Championships in Liverpool, Britain. In the championships Campbell defeated Munin Veli in the semifinals before facing lanky Swede Salomo N'tuve in the ultimate.Despite being very much shorter than his opposition the Ukrainian cruised to a 5:0 success.