Armenia’s representative Arman Darchinyan (75 kg) has qualified for the quarterfinal of the World Boxing Championship underway in Yekaterinburg, Russia.
In the third bout Darchinyan was stronger than Slovak Andrej Csemez, 5:0.
Super heavyweight Gurgen Hovhannisyan won 5:0 Austrian Aleksandar Mraovic in the first bout and reached the 1/8 final.
Of 8 boxers of the Armenia team left for the Championship the struggle is still continued by Artur Hovhannisyan (52 kg), Hovhannes Bachkov (63 kg) and Henrikh Sargsyan (91 kg) who have qualified for the 1/8 finals..
At 72 kg Malkhas Amoyan lost the repechage round.
The European Judo Cup will be held in Athens on April 1-4
Mkhitaryan registered a 23, 50 sec result...
He was given the Cup, a gold medal and a ball
The leader is Spain’s Javier Fernandez
The team is preparing for the European Championship