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
The Armenian wrestler celebrated 4 victories and became a gold medalist.
It will play the first game against Andorra
The Armenia grand master winning 7 points in 9 rounds took the 3rd place.
Harutyun Merdinyan (pommel horse) became a bronze medalist
Habetnak Kurghinyan summed up the team’s performance and spoke about the organization of the European Games…
150 wrestlers took part in the Cup drawing.