Armenia’s first representative Anush Grigoryan (51 kg) had a victorious start at the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championship being held in Ulan-Ude, Russia.
The European U22 current champion competed with American Heaven Garcia in the first bout and won 3:2.
Anahit Haroyan (54 kg) and Ani Hovsepyan (69 kg) have left for the tournament too led by coach Vahan Adilkhanyan.
The AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championship will end on October 13.
The athletes Houry Gebeshyan and Arthur Davtyan got the right to participate in «Test Event» in Rio
In the pommel horse event Harutyun Merdinyan (15, 8 points) registered the highest result
The finals of the separate apparatus will take place on October 25.
On the 5th competition day wrestlers of 55, 63, 77, 87 and 130 kg entered the mat.
Tigran Gyokchyan, spoke about the newly formed team, its preparatory phase and the team’s opportunities.