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Rio Olympics: Evgeny Tishchenko vs. Vassiliy Levit men's heavyweight final

Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko defeated Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit by unanimous decision to win the heavyweight gold medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics on Monday.

Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko, right, fights Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit
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Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko, right, fights Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit during a men's heavyweight 91-kg final boxing match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko reacts as he win the
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Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko reacts as he win the gold medal for men's heavyweight 91-kg final boxing match against Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit during a men's heavyweight 91-kg final boxing match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit, left, fights Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko
Photo Credit: AP / Frank Franklin II

Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit, left, fights Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko during a men's heavyweight 91-kg final boxing match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit, right, fights Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko
Photo Credit: AP / Frank Franklin II

Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit, right, fights Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko during a men's heavyweight 91-kg final boxing match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

Uzbekistan's Rustam Tulaganov, left, takes a selfie with
Photo Credit: AP / Frank Franklin II

Uzbekistan's Rustam Tulaganov, left, takes a selfie with Cuba's Erislandy Savon, Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko and Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit as they display their medals for the men's heavyweight 91-kg final boxing the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

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