Armenian representative Artur Hovhannisyan (52 kg) has reached the quarterfinal of the World Boxing Championship underway in Yekaterinburg, Russia.
In the 1/8 final Hovhannisyan defeated 5:0 Azerbaijani Masud Yusifzada and qualified for the quarterfinal.
Hovhannes Bachkov at 63 kg has also qualified for the quarterfinal. He won Columbia’s representative.
Of 8 boxers of the Armenia team left for the Championship the struggle is still continued by Arman Darchinyan (75 kg), Henrikh Sargsyan (91 kg) and super heavyweight Gurgen Hovhannisyan.
European Championships kick off in the Romanian capital, Bucharest
On the first day Armenia had 5 representatives.
Armenia was represented by two athletes at the 2nd Winter Youth Olympic Games
I’m not very pleased with the adults’ results.
The Memorial Junior International Greco-Roman Wrestling Tournament was held in Kaspiysk.
Before going to Germany the team will take part in an international tournament and training camp.