Hasanboy Dusmatov, the winner of 2016 Rio Olympics, was titled Boxer of the Year by the International Boxer Association (AIBA) in Montreux on December 20.
Dusmatov (49 kg) was the first Uzbek winner at Summer Olympics and the first Uzbek boxer to claim the Val Barker Trophy.
At AIBA’s voting, Hasanboy Dusmatov outstripped by a wide margin Cuban Robeisy Ramirez and Kazakh Daniyar Yeleussinov.
At a solemn ceremony in Montreux, part of AIBA Executive Committee meeting marking the organisation’s 70th anniversary, Hasanoby Dusmatov was titled Boxer of the Year.
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