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.
In the snatch Poghosyan lifted 97kg and the clean and jerk 120kg
Cleaning and reformative works were organized in Tsakhkadzor.
The victory was celebrated by Robert Hovhannisyan and Hayk Martirosyan.
With a total result of 442kg Gor Minasyan became a silver medalist…
The Armenian grandmaster scored 10,5 points out of 13.
Levan Berianidze told about his injury, physical condition and expectations from the Rio Olympics