On the fifth day of the 31st Summer Olympics Aram Avagyan was the first who started the struggle.
At the boxing hall situated in Rio's central venue Aram Avagyan faced Japan's Arashi Morisaka in the first bout and won 2-1.
Avagyan's next opponent is Ireland's Michael Conlan. The bout is set for August 14.
Today, the Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs of RA, Gabiel Ghazaryan, has arrived in Rio.
On the eve Armenia's another representative, Vladimir Margaryan who celebrated a victory will spend the next bout on August 11.
Shortly Hovhannes Bachkov will enter the ring.
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Official partner - Ucom
ANOC press service
Artur Hovhannisyan at 52 kg and Hovhannes Bachkov at 63 kg also started their performances with victories.
Aleksanyan was awarded by the president of the Eastern European anti-doping organization
Now Tina Karapetyan comes out with Simon Senecal.
Two new records are a great achievement for us
On the first day Armenia had 5 representatives.
In the last round of the tournament Aronyan will play with Maksim Lagrave