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Azerbaijani athlete defeats Armenian rival at boxing world championships

BAKU: Azerbaijani athlete Anakhanim Ismayilova started her performance at the European Boxing Championships held in the Serbian capital Belgrade with a victory, Trend reports via

A member of the national team, Anakhanim Ismayilova, competing in the 48 kg weight category, defeated Lusine Gevorgyan (Armenia) in the 1/8 finals.

Ismailova defeated her opponent 5:0 (29:28, 29:28, 29:28, 29:28, 29:28, 29:28). She will meet Sevda Yulianova (Bulgaria) in the 1/4 finals. This fight will take place on April 23.

To note, the European Championships will end on April 28.

Source: Trend News Agency