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
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