Kamshybek Kunkabayev facts for kids
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|Born||18 November 1991
|Wins by KO||3|
Kamshybek Kunkabayev (born 18 November 1991) is a Kazakh professional boxer. As an amateur, he won a silver medal at both the 2017 and 2019 World Championships, whilst also winning a bronze medal at the 2020 Summer Olympics.
- Round of 16: Defeated Yousry Hafez (Egypt) 5–0
- Quarter-finals: Defeated Ivan Veriasov (ROC) 4–1
- Semi-finals: Defeated by Richard Torrez (USA) RSC
World Championship results
- Round of 16: Defeated Max Keller (Germany) 5–0
- Quarter-finals: Defeated Bakhodir Jalolov (Uzbekistan) 3–2
- Semi-finals: Defeated Fokou Arsene (Cameroon) 5–0
- Final: Defeated by Magomedrasul Majidov (Azerbaijan) 4–1
- Round of 16: Defeated Ayoub Ghadfa (Spain) KO
- Quarter-finals: Defeated Nelvie Tiafack (Germany) 5–0
- Semi-finals: Defeated Justis Huni (Australia) W/O
- Final: Defeated by Bakhodir Jalolov (Uzbekistan) 5–0
Kunkabayev made his professional debut against Issa Akberbayev on 23 August 2020. Kunkabayev was dominant throughout the bout and in the second round, he landed a heavy body shot which put his opponent on the canvas. Kunkabayev was declared the winner after Akberbayev was unable to recover from the knockdown.
On 18 December 2020, Kunkabayev fought for a second time as a professional against Serhiy Radchenko. Kunkabayev was declared the winner after his opponent retired in the corner at the end of the fourth round.On 27 February 2021, Kunkabayev fought against Server Emurlaev. Kunkabayev dominated his naturally smaller opponent and at the end of the sixth round, landed a flurry of heavy punches which visibly hurt his opponent. This resulted in Emurlaev retiring in his corner at the end of round, after declining to continue.
Professional boxing record
|3 fights||3 wins||0 losses|
|3||Win||3–0||Server Emurlaiev||RTD||6 (10), 3:00||27 Feb 2021||Tynyshpayev Academy of Transport and Communications, Almaty, Kazakhstan||Won vacant WBO Asia Pacific cruiserweight title|
|2||Win||2–0||Serhiy Radchenko||RTD||4 (8), 3:00||18 Dec 2020||Tynyshpayev Academy of Transport and Communications, Almaty, Kazakhstan|
|1||Win||1–0||Issa Akberbayev||TKO||2 (8), 2:24||23 Aug 2020||Tynyshpayev Academy of Transport and Communications, Almaty, Kazakhstan|
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