Boxer Gurgen Hovhannisyan (+91 kg) ended his performance at the 2nd European Games underway in Minsk.
In the ¼ final Hovhannisyan fought against Germany’s Nelvi Tiafack and conceded defeat 2:3 depriving of the chance to participate in a fight for a medal.
Gurgen Hovhannisyan had started performing from the 1/16 finals where had won 3:2 Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Veletik Dusan. In the 1/8 final the Armenian athlete had prevailed over Turkey’s Ilyas Muchahit, 3:2.
Armenian boxer Baregham Harutyunyan who performed on June 26 also lost the ¼ final bout.
Today Anush Grigoryan (51 kg), Karen Tonakanyan (60 kg), Hovhannes Bachkov (64 kg) and Gor Nersesyan (81 kg) will continue the struggle too.
Armenia’s boxing team’s new coach is Karen Aghamalyan
On the 5th competition day wrestlers of 55, 63, 77, 87 and 130 kg entered the mat.