Next fight of Ievgen Khytrov is not determined yet.
Middleweight Ievgen Khytrov (17-2 14 KOs) of Ukraine said that American promoters simply earned money on him: “Actually, I don't want to go into details, but it so happened that I had no other choice, I had to box in The Contender project. In the first battle I reached the peak, and after five days I had the second battle. And I got into a hole, I needed to do weight. We spent two months in the camp, but the weight had to be made every day. I just dried up and got out for the second fight, I make three punches and my hands fall. That's the whole point.
Ukrainian middleweight Ievgen Khytrov (17-1, 14 KOs) completed his participation in the boxing reality show “The Contender”, which is held on EPIX. In the framework of the program, 16 middleweights participate in 5-round fights under the Olympic system and compete for a cash reward of $250 thousand.
Ukrainian middleweight Yevgeny Khytrov (15-1, 13 KO) was able to close his first career defeat, having won a convincing victory by a unanimous decision over American veteran Derrick Findley (27-22-1, 18 KO). Judges scores: twice 80-72 and 79-73.
Ukrainian middleweight Yevgen Khytrov (14-1, 12 KOs) received the date and the name of an opponent of his next fight. Khytrov will return after first career defeat by TKO from Immanuvel Alim and after eight months and will go into the ring against the 33-year-old American Derrick Findley (27-1-21, 18 KOs). The battle is scheduled for September 15 and will be held in the US.