At World Boxing Championship in Doha the Armenian boxer Hovhannes Bachkov (64kg) won the first fight.
Bachkov’s first rival was the South Korean Hyunchul Limin. Armenian athlete won scoring 0-3. The next rival will be Aziz Bebitov(Turkmenistan).
Athletes who take part at World Championship will get an opportunity to draw tickets for participation in Olympic Games, 2 thickets for 52kg and 3 ones for 56kg and 64kg.
Photo: Arthur Gevorgyan’s Facebook page
On December 7, 2011 it was officially announced as the host city of the Olympics
He will compete a Georgian boxer
Russia’s Polina Tsurskaya was crowned Olympic champion
In the second day of the championship a new Armenian record was set at the 100m dolphin kick swimming style
In the double-event of 170kg (76+94) Govelyan placed 28th
There is still one round before the end of the Cup