Boruta became the first Ukrainian boxer, who won the award of best athlete of the month

Боруца стала первой украинской боксершей, получившей награду лучшего спортсмена месяца

Maria boruta was the best athlete of June, according to the national Olympic Committee of Ukraine.

In the Olympic house there was held awarding the best athletes and coaches June, which became the silver medalist of the European championship on Boxing among women boruca Maria and her personal mentors: Andrei and Anatoly Chumakov.

It is worth noting that for the first time the title of the best sportswoman of the month in Ukraine was received by the representative of women’s Boxing.

“It’s nice that our girls do not remain in the shadows guys and loudly declare itself on the international Boxing scene. By the way, in the program of the Olympic games in Tokyo 2020, the number of women’s weight categories increased from 3 to 5. Believe that our girls, in particular, Mary will be able to successfully overcome the way to the Olympic in Tokyo and to pursue their dreams,” – said during the ceremony, the NOC President Sergey Bubka.

Боруца стала первой украинской боксершей, получившей награду лучшего спортсмена месяца

“I’m honored to be here in this room. I confess that even could not imagine that someday I will receive this award from such a legendary man like Sergey Bubka. Your achievements and accomplishments, I watched in my childhood, on TV, and that you became an example and a great motivation in my career,” he admitted during the awarding heroine sport Jun, adding that today her main goal is successful performance at the world Cup, getting to the Olympic games in Tokyo, where she aims to compete for an Olympic medal.

We will remind, the high recognition of the Olympic Committee, Maria boruta deserved due to the excellent performance at the European championship in Bulgarian Sofia, where he earned silver in the weight category of 75 kg and a ticket to the II European games in 2019.

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