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 sport is considered the way of recognizing Armenia
“The first thing that I’m going to do in Yerevan, is to eat barbecue”, said Djorkaeff.
In a conversation with the ANOC press service, the team’s head coach, Vahagn Harutyunyan, summed up
The championships are being held in Switzerland
Ketoyev spoke about transferring to the Armenian wrestling team