The European Olympic Qualifier kicked off on April 9 is underway in Samsun, Turkey.
In the first fight, Hovhannes Bachkov (64kg) gained advantage over Belgium’s Antuan Vanachere. His next rival will be Italy’s Viccenco Areccia. The bout is set for April 11.
Another representative of Armenia Rafael Simonyan (91kg) was knocked out in the first bout by Bulgaria’s Cristian Dimitrov.
On the eve Anush Grigoryan (51kg) had started the tournament with victory.
ANOC press service
The Armenia team has returned to their homeland with 2 medals.
Only Roman Amoyan will leave
Slavik Hayrapetyan, leading figure skater of Armenia, will take part in the Volvo Open Cup 2019 International Tournament.
Such decision was made at the IPC General Assembly in Mexico city