Azerbaijani Sportsmen Win Nineteen License for Olympic Games

Society Materials 28 February 2008 16:56 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 28 February / Trend corr. Z.Safarov / The number of licenses won by Azerbaijani sportsmen for upcoming Olympic games, reached 19.

Samir Mammadov, the boxer, received a license to Beijing for World Championship in Chicago. The number of national boxers who will attend in the Games may increase, taking into consideration that Romal Amanov (60kg) and David Arjba (+91kg) may receive license for the Tournament in Peskar.

Rashad Ahmadov (80kg), who took the second place during the qualification tournament in Istanbul in January, was the first sportsmen who received a license.