Armenian boxing youth team member Gurgen Hovhannisyan has qualified for the finals of the international youth boxing tournament “Nikolay Pavlyukov Memorial”.
At the quarterfinal of the international tournament underway in Anapa Gurgen Hovhannisyan was the only Armenian representative who managed to celebrate a victory winning Russia’s representative.
On March 14 Hovhannisyan will compete with a Georgian boxer in the semifinal.
The rest members of the Armenian boxing youth team, Mnatcakan Harutyunyan (52kg), Vahe Badalyan (52kg), Gurgen Madoyan (69kg) and Van Melkumyan (75kg), were defeated.
ANOC press service
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