Hovhannes Bachkov at 64 kg became a champion of the 2nd European Games.
In the final bout Bachkov’s opponent was French Sofiane Oumiha whom the Armenian boxer won 3:2.
The boxing competition included in the European Games was held instead of the European Championship, so Hovhannes Bachkov also became a European champion.
Hovhannes Bachkov had entered the ring from the 1/8 finals where had had a confident win 5:0 over Irish James Mc Givern.
In the ¼ final the Armenian boxer had won 5:0 Greek Alexandros Tsanikidis and in the semifinal had defeated 4:1 Netherland’s Enrico Lacruz.
Artur Hovhannisyan (49 kg) also entered the ring on June 30 and won a European Games champion title.
Earlier Karen Tonakanyan (60 kg) and Gor Nersesyan (81 kg) had become bronze medalists.
The European current champion suffered his second successive defeat by touché.
Another representative of Armenia Rafael Simonyan (91kg) was knocked out
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