The international youth boxing tournament “Nikolay Pavlyukov Memorial” drew to a close in Anapa where Armenia’s Gurgen Hovahannisyan grabbed a silver medal.
Armenia’s last representative, super heavyweight Gurgen Hovhannisyan had won 3:0 a Georgian athlete in the semifinals but in the finals he lost to Russia’s champion and conquered a silver medal.
On the eve, in the quarter finals Hovhannisyan had won a Russian boxer. The Armenian boxing youth team had left for Anapa with 8 athletes. The team will return with one medal.
ANOC press service
On March 26 our national team will host the Finland national team.
In the 97kg w.c. Armenia will be represented by Andranik Galstyan.
The training camp has kicked off on January 10 and will be over on January 24
The World Clubs Championship prize fund is 100.000$
The Armenian weightlifter places 5th with the double-event of 312 kg