Professional boxer, also known by the nickname War, who took part in over 140 fights as an amateur and became the national champion of Uzbekistan in 2013. He defeated Brett Simmons in his pro debut at the MGM Grand in 2015.
He began training with Ziyotolin Toygonbaer at a boxing school in Uzbekistan.
He won a gold medal at the 2009 Asian Amateur Boxing Championships.
His father was a boxing fan who encouraged him to take up the sport at age 10.
He signed a contract with Mayweather Promotions which was founded by Floyd Mayweather Jr.