The Armenian boxer has qualified for the 1/8 final.
Galstyan had won Azerbaijan’s and Uzbekistan’s representatives.
Slavik Galstyan at 63 kg will wrestle for a bronze medal and his opponent will be Iran’s Meysam Dalkhani.
Armenia has no representative at 130 kg.
At 72 kg Malkhas Amoyan lost the repechage round.
Artur Hovhannisyan at 52 kg and Hovhannes Bachkov at 63 kg also started their performances with victories.
Levon Aronyan is the current winner of the FIDE World Cup.
On September 14 Arman Darchinyan at 75 kg will spend his second bout.
Malkhas Amoyan at 72 kg will spend a repechage round tomorrow.
Slavik Galstyan’s opponent at 63 kg will be Stepan Maryanyan.
Tomorrow is a responsible day both for us and Kazakhs.
Today the draw of the first competition day has taken place.