Sergey Kovalev

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Sergey Alexandrovich Kovalev (Russian: Сергей Александрович Ковалёв (Ko-va-LYOV); born 2 April 1983) is a Russian professional boxer. He has held multiple light-heavyweight world championships, including the WBA (Undisputed) and IBF titles from 2014 to 2016, and the WBO title three times between 2013 and 2019. Nicknamed the "Krusher", Kovalev is particularly known for his exceptional punching power, although he describes himself as "just a regular boxer".In November 2019, Kovalev was ranked as the world's second-best light-heavyweight by The Ring magazine, third by BoxRec, and fourth by the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sergey Kovalev has received more than 116,333 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Sergey Kovalev is the 208th most popular boxer (down from 190th in 2019), the 2,414th most popular biography from Russia (down from 2,093rd in 2019) and the 8th most popular Boxer.

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Among boxers, Sergey Kovalev ranks 208 out of 326Before him are Joe Calzaghe, Sultan Ibragimov, Paea Wolfgramm, Marco Huck, Vic Darchinyan, and Luan Krasniqi. After him are Arnold Vanderlyde, Sinan Şamil Sam, Kubrat Pulev, José Gómez Mustelier, Kim Kwang-sun, and Svilen Rusinov.

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Among people born in 1983, Sergey Kovalev ranks 317Before him are Agyness Deyn, Stéphanie Frappart, Daniel Carvalho, Michaela McManus, Andrew McCollum, and David Oakes. After him are Silvio Proto, Sara Malakul Lane, Carmen Villalobos, Hrvoje Ćustić, Custódio Castro, and John Lundvik.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Sergey Kovalev ranks 2,414 out of 3,262Before him are Tatyana Providokhina (1953), Elizaveta Tuktamysheva (1996), Leonid Yudasin (1959), Daria Kasatkina (1997), Alexandr Kolobnev (1981), and Svetlana Krivelyova (1969). After him are Maryna Bazanova (1962), Magomed Ibragimov (1974), Valeri Bure (1974), Rubén Gallego (1968), Svetlana Feofanova (1980), and David Musulbes (1972).

Among BOXERS In Russia

Among boxers born in Russia, Sergey Kovalev ranks 8Before him are Kostya Tszyu (1969), Alexander Povetkin (1979), Boris Lagutin (1938), Stanislav Stepashkin (1940), Artur Beterbiev (1985), and Sultan Ibragimov (1975). After him are Rakhim Chakhkiev (1983), Oleg Saitov (1974), Egor Mekhontsev (1984), Magomedrasul Majidov (1986), Magomed Aripgadjiev (1977), and Andrey Zamkovoy (1987).

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