The European Olympic Qualifier kicked off on April 9 is underway in Samsun, Turkey.
In the first fight, Hovhannes Bachkov (64kg) gained advantage over Belgium’s Antuan Vanachere. His next rival will be Italy’s Viccenco Areccia. The bout is set for April 11.
Another representative of Armenia Rafael Simonyan (91kg) was knocked out in the first bout by Bulgaria’s Cristian Dimitrov.
On the eve Anush Grigoryan (51kg) had started the tournament with victory.
ANOC press service
Like every year, this year also the NOC of Armenia jointly with the national federations organized demonstrative performances
Russia’s Evgenia Medvedeva became the winner of the championship
650 athletes from 23 countries of the world took part in the European Championship.
The first match is set for June 28
The most efficient player of the games was Diana Ramazyan with 19 points