Armenian representative Henrikh Sargsyan (91 kg) has launched with a victory the World Boxing Championship in Yekaterinburg, Russia.
In the first bout the Armenian boxer won American Adrian Tillman and qualified for the 1/8 finals.
Of 8 boxers of the Armenia team left for the Championship the struggle is still continued by Artur Hovhannisyan (52 kg), Hovhannes Bachkov (63 kg), Arman Darchinyan (75 kg) and super heavyweight Gurgen Hovhannisyan who will fight for reaching the semifinals.
The training camp will end on May 24
In 8 rounds Maria Gevorgyan has celebrated 5 wins.
Three members of Armenia’s female skiing team finished their performances at Seefeld International Tournament
More than 90 per cent of those who were awarded tickets during the first phase of the ticket lottery purchased them.
The athletes were welcomed by the ANOC Secretary General, Hrachya Rostomyan, the Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Gabriel Ghazaryan