HOW ONE ATHLETE’S WIN CAN MAKE THE WHOLE NATION HAPPY Sergey Bubka, Ukraine’s NOC President, attended the Sport Palace in Kyiv on Saturday night to witness the pro boxing night organized by K2 Promotions. The highlight of the night was the WBO Intercontinental title fight between Ukrainian title holder Oleksandr Usik and South African Danie Venter.
Oleh Verniaev Is Named Ukraine’s Athlete of the Month for the Second Straight Time Ukraine’s National Olympic Committee honored gymnast Oleh Verniaev as country’s Athlete of the Month in November. 2014 World Championships Gold medalist won the prestigious national award for the second straight time after winning the same nomination in October.
Ukraine and Algeria put the ‘Memorandum of Cooperation’ between two NOC into practice Mission of NOC Ukraine visited Algeria making the first step to implement the ‘Memorandum of Cooperation’ signed earlier in September by the National Olympic Committees of two countries. Ukraine’s NOC President Sergey Bubka, deputy Minister of sport and youth and national athletics federation president Ihor Hotsul, head of Kyiv NOC department Pavlo Kostenko and national amateur boxing federation executive Olena Miknenko were the participants of the numerous events in the Nothern African state.