04.04.08 - The new WBA jr.welterweight world champion Andreas Kotelnik was welcomed in his hometown of Lvov / Ukraine. After his fantastic victory over previoulsy unbeaten Welsh champion Gavin Rees on March 22nd in Cradiff/Wales, he celebrated with a public ceremony in the City Hall of his hometown. He proudly presented his championship belt to the delegates and he was congratulated by them to his great success. It was a very special day and moment in the career of the 30 year old Kotelnik, who had worked hard for this dream for many years..
Andreas Kotelnik with the mayor of Lvov - Photo: www.boxing.de -