The 2016 AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships has kicked off in Astana, Kazakhstan.
Ashkhen Hovhannisyan (60kg) lost the first bout. The Armenian boxer faced Ukraine’s Julia Tsyplakova.
On the eve, Anush Grigoryan (51kg) had won the first bout against Ukraine’s Tetyana Kob and qualified for the 1/16 finals.
In every weight category of the World Championships 4 Olympic qualifications are raffled.
ANOC press service
It was held in Austria
Because of health problems.
Lilith Mkrtchyan and Anna Sargsyan suffered defeats.
Students brought to the stadium flags of the two cities.
Eight judokas with hearing problems took part in the competition of the 60 kg.
On the eve Arsen Abgaryan at 49kg and Zhorzhik Marutyan comquered bronze medals...