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Azerbaijani president awards boxing finals winners at Baku 2015 (VIDEO)

Baku 2015 : EUROGAMES Materials 25 June 2015 20:29 (UTC +04:00)
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev took part on June 25 in the ceremony of awarding the winners of the men’s 81 kg boxing event at the Baku 2015 European Games.
Azerbaijani president awards boxing finals winners at Baku 2015 (VIDEO)

Baku, Azerbaijan, June 25

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Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev took part on June 25 in the ceremony of awarding the winners of the men's 81 kg boxing event at the Baku 2015 European Games.

Azerbaijani boxer Teymur Mammadov captured the gold medal, defeating his opponent from Italy, Valentino Manfredonia, who settled for the silver medal.

The bronze medal was taken by Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Khyzhniak.

President Ilham Aliyev personally awarded the boxers.

The European Games that kicked off 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.

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