Boxer Karen Tonakanyan (60 kg) became a bronze medalist of the 2nd European Games.
On the 8th day of the European Games being held in Minsk Tonakanyan fought against Belarusian Dzmitry Asanau in the semifinal and lost 1:4.
The Armenian boxer participated in the bout with an injury; he had broken a finger in the ¼ final.
So, Tonakanyan became a bronze medalist of the European Games.
Karen Tonakanyan had begun the struggle from the 1/8 finals where he had defeated Spanish Cristian Vasquez. In the ¼ finals Tonakanyan’s opponent had been British Calum French whom the Armenian boxer had won 3:2.
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