Baku 2015: Azerbaijani boxer reaches ¼ finals
Azerbaijani boxer Elvin Mamishzada (52kg) reached ¼ finals in boxing on June 20 within the first European Games in Baku.
He defeated Irish Myles Casey in 1/8 finals with a score of 3:0.
Another Azerbaijani boxer Albert Selimov (60 kg) will be competing with Georgian Otar Eranosyan to reach ¼ finals.
The European Games that kicked off in Baku June 12, will last till June 28. There is a total of 20 sports at Baku 2015: 16 Olympic sports and four non-Olympic sports.
More than 6,000 athletes from across Europe came to Baku to represent their nations over 17 days of competition. Baku was awarded the games by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in December 2012.