Armenia boxing team’s head coach Karen Aghamalyan announced the names of those boxers who are going to the Turkish city of Samsun to participate to an Olympic qualifier.
The following boxers will fight for qualifications – Artur Hovhannisyan (49kg), Narek Abgaryan (52kg), Aram Avagyan (56kg), Samvel Barseghyan (60kg), Hovhannes Bachkov (64kg), Vladimir Margaryan (69kg), Arman Hovikyan (75kg), Nikol Harutyunov (81kg), Rafael Simonyan (91+kg) and Anush Grigoryan (51kg).
“The athletes are in a very good, fighting mood and have never had a feeling of fear and anxiety”, Armenian boxing team’s head coach Karen Aghamalyan said to the ANOC press service.
The tournament will be held in Samsun, Turkey from April 7 to 18.
ANOC press service
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