Armenian boxers won 2 medals at the World Cup for the Petroleum Countries international tournament in Khanty-Mansiysk.
Artur Ghazaryan (57 kg) and European U22 champion Ani Hovsepyan (69 kg) became bronze medalists suffering defeat from Russian boxers in the semifinal.
The Armenia team had left for the tournament with 7 boxers 5 of which performed in the men’s and two in the women’s competition.
Shamir Atyan (86kg) was very close to the bronze medal
Bureau Member of UWW Zamel Sayyaf Al Shahrani has arrived in Yerevan.
There is still one round before the end of the Cup
The first qualifier will be held in Serbia’s Zrenjanin on April 15-17