The AOB European Olympic Qualifier has kicked off in Samsun, Turkey.
The first boxer to fight from the Armenian boxing team was Anush Grigoryan (51kg) who won Antonia Papoutsaki of Greece.
In the 1/8 finals Anush will face Romania’s Petrioch Lacramiora. The fight will take place on April 11.
On April 9 Hovhannes Bachkov (64kg) and Rafael Simonyan (91kg) are going to compete, too.
ANOC press service
The leader is Spain’s Javier Fernandez
On February 16 athletes of 69kg and 77kg will come out
555 athletes from 82 countries of the world took part in the World Junior Championships.
The last preparatory works are coming to an end in Arena Riga
The most efficient player of the games was Diana Ramazyan with 19 points