The European Boxing Qualifier is underway in Samsun, Turkey.
Armenia's representative at 75kg Arman Hovikyan gained advantage over Italy's Salvatore Cavalaro in the first bout. The next bout he will spend on April 12.
Another representative of Armenia Samvel Barseghyan lost to Germany's Robert Harutyunyan.
Photo from the Armenian
Boxing Federation's website
ANOC press service
The president of the National Olympic Committee of Armenia, Gagik Tsarukyan welcomed the year's best athletes at the final meeting of the year-end.
The next opponent is Wales
On March 31 the competition will be continued by ladies
The Summer Olympic Games will be held from August 5 to 21