The International Boxing Association (AIBA) allowed professional boxers to take part in the Rio Summer Olympic Games.
AIBA made such a decision during the conference held on June 1st where 84 delegates voted for the change.
The Rio 2016 boxing tournaments will be held in Barra. The boxing venue can host 9000 spectators. The Olympic boxing tournaments will last from August 6 till 21.
At the 31st Summer Olympics Armenia will be represented by boxers Artur Hovhannisyan (49kg), Narek Abgaryan (52kg), Aram Avagyan (56kg) and Vladimir Margaryan (69kg).
ANOC press service
The same weight class representative Garnik Mnatsakanyan became a bronze medalist
Armenia's Greco-Roman wrestling team scored 42 points
The qualification gained by Garnik Mnatcakanyan was the second for freestyle wrestling team
Our wrestler finished all the fights ahead of time
At the European Youth Boxing Championship held from November 19 to 29 in the Polish city Kolobrzek
The tournament was held in Sofia
The training camp will last from May 16 till June 4